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1981 Sabre 28 - Sold

$9,999 - 28 ft

John Hoenig
Location: Superior, WI
Hull Material: Fiberglass
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LOA: 28.42 ft
Beam: 9.17 ft
LWL: 22.83 ft
Maximum Draft: 4.67 ft
Headroom: 6 ft


Total Power: 13 hp

Engine #1
Engine Brand: Volvo
Engine Year: 1981
Engine Model: MO7A
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Propeller: 2 Blade, Bronze
Drive Type: Direct
Engine Power: 13 horsepower

Cruising Speed: 6.4 knots


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 - 20 gallon
Fuel Tanks: 1 - 22 gallon
Holding Tanks: 1 - 24 gallon


Number of single berths: 1
Number of double berths: 1
Number of heads: 1


This well cared for 1981 Sabre has only had two owners and lived its life in freshwater. Strong, simple and comfortable. She can accommodate up to six.  


This vessel has the room to accommodate up to six in two cabins! 

 The comfortable forward cabin includes:

  • 6'4" vee berth that converts to a double berth
  • Two deep drawers
  • Two lockers
  • Full length storage bin above each berth

The main cabin provides:

  • Two 6'4" berths with storage lockers beneath
  • One 6'4" quarterberth
  • The port berth converts to a double

Additionally, there is a large walk-in washroom. This includes:

  • Marine head with a large storage locker behind.
  • Sink
  • Shower with hot and cold water

The galley is well equipped with the basics!


  • Ice Box - electric (12V) pump to drain water
  • 2 burner alcohol stove
  • 1 sink (foot pump)

The vessel provides the necessary standards, in addition to some recent updates. 

  • Marine Radio
  • AM-FM Radio Cabin and Cockpit Speakers
  • CD Player
  • Handheld GPS
  • Compass
  • Raymarine - Windspeed/Direction, Knot, Depth (New in 2017)
Sails & Rigging

Sails included:

  • Battened Mainsail
  • Genoa 100% and 130%
  • Storm Jib

Electrical features provided:

  • Manual Bilge Pump
  • Marine Head
  • Battery Charger
  • Shore Power Inlet

Also included:

  • Steel Cradle
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.