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Starlight 39

Starlight 39

£59,500 VAT paid

Built: 1991
Currently lying: Clyde, UK - United Kingdom

Bonspiel is one of the earlier Starlight 39s which has had the benefit of proud owners who have continued to maintain her to a high standard.
Powered by the Beta 43hp (1700hrs) with 3-blade Maxprop and Ambassador rope cutter - all in perfect order.
Interior is exemplary, with attractive upholstery, glistening galley and varnish work to a high standard.
Deck teak has been professionally removed, all surfaces epoxied and coated with International Interprotect, also hatches and portlights re-glazed.
Electronics are Raymarine with colour plotter and ST6000 autopilot, also comprehensive electrics, with recent batteries and Sterling charger/controller.
Sails by Hood includes spinnaker, assymetric chute and snuffer, whilst standing rig was replaced 2007 and checked by rigger 2017.
We have known Bonspiel from new and with the loving care and attention she has been blessed with, she will continue to provide many years of reliable cruising for new owners.


LWL: 31.33 ft
Length on deck: 39.1 ft
LOA: 39 ft
Actual L.O.A: 40.4 ft
Beam: 12.5 ft
Draft (fixed): 5.25 ft
Displacement: 7.93 tonnes
Water capacity: 263 l
Fuel capacity: 182 l
Ballast: 3.31 tonnes


Engine: Beta Marine BV1903 43hp (1700hrs)
Rope cutter: Ambassador
Propeller(s): Maxprop 3-blade feathering (bronze)
Steering system: wheel
In-Line Racor primary fuel filter
Water lubricated PSS shaft seal

Rig and sails

Mainsail: Hood Vectran (2005)
No.1 genoa: Hood Vectran 145% (2005) - hardly used
Jib: Hood Vectran 100% furling (2000)
Storm jib
Spinnaker: 0.75oz tri-radial
Cruising chute: with snuffer
Standing rigging: 2007 - checked in 2017
Inner forestay: not fitted
Backstay adjuster: Navtax hydraulic tensioner
Mast construction: keel stepped
Spinnaker pole: mounted on mast
Sheets, guys and blocks

Safety equipment

Liferaft: Seago 6-man mounted on coachroof (next service due 03/2021)
EPIRB: Ocean Signal (2015)
Bilge pump: 2 qty manual plus 1 qty electric
Fire extinguisher(s): 3 qty (saloon, galley and cockpit locker)
Horseshoe lifebuoy: with light
Webbing jackstays
Warps: various mooring lines
Fenders: 6 qty
Fire blanket: in galley
Gas detector: Dualwatch gas and carbon monoxide alarm
LED Flare: Odeo
VHF emergency aerial

Navigation equipment

Navigation lights: in LED
Depth sounder: Raymarine ST60+ above hatch
Wind instruments: Raymarine ST60+ above hatch plus close hauled wind
Autopilot: Raymarine ST6000
VHF radio: Icom M411 DSC at chart table
Speed/log: Raymarine ST60+ above hatch
Radar reflector
Raymarine ST60 Multi Repeater at wheel
Raymarine ST60+ Multi at chart table
Raymarine RL80C colour plotter at chart table

Deck gear

Bow anchor: 45lb SQR with 60m 10mm chain
Kedge anchor: 25lb CQR with chain and warp
Transom boarding ladder
Boarding gates: in guardwire
Mainsail cover: stack-pack
Cockpit cover/tent
Primary winches: 2 qty Lewmar 52ST
Secondary winches: 2 qty Lewmar 40
Coachroof winches: 2 qty 43ST
Cockpit cushions
Power windlass: SL Horizon 1500
Boom cover
Wheel cover
2-part heavy duty winter cover
Kato Marine Island dinghy davits
Removable cockpit table
Fender hull apron


Dinghy: Honwave T27 IE Air Floor
Dinghy engine: Honda 2.3HP (Jun 2017)


Superstructure colour: white
Deck colour: grey
Deck construction: grp
Steering: wheel
Hull construction: grp
Keel construction: lead - wing keel
Superstructure construction: grp
Bottom finish: stripped 2001 and Gelshield epoxy preventative treatment professionally applied


Engine battery: 1 qty 125 - 2017
Domestic battery: 2 qty 115 - 2019
Battery charger: Sterling 30 amp mains
Shorepower system: 240v power system with ring main - sockets in saloon, cabins and galley
Sterling Alternator to battery charger and display
LED domestic and navigation lighting
Media player/radio: with 2 speakers in cockpit and 2 in saloon
Double USB charging socket


Cooker: Plastimo Neptune 2000 cooker, with 2 burners, gas oven & grill
Heating: Eberspacher Hydronic diesel fired heating
Number of berths: 7 qty - 1 double in aft cabin, 1 double in forepeak plus 3 single in saloon (including 1 pilot berth)
Number of heads: 2 qty
Toilets: Jabsco
Pressurised water: hot and cold
Calorifier: for hot water
Barometer: in saloon
Clock: in saloon
240v 2kw Immersion heater
Radiators and hot water both heat from engine and from Eberspacher
Dynamica blue upholstery
Saloon mast cover
Double USB charging socket

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