Sunnybrook Yachts
130 Marina Rd, Suite 202 PO Box 546
CHESTER, Nova Scotia, CA, B0J 1J0
Tel:902 444 4500
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1998 J Boats J/120

location icon Stratford, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Year 1998
Length 40 ft

Hard to find, "low mileage" J/120. No offshore racing and only two regatta appearances. Occasionally club raced and inside stored. Recent North Sails, carbon Hall rig. Faired bottom. Owner moving to a cruising boat. Rare opportunity to own a clean, cared for, J/120.


Year Built 1998
Category Sail
Length Overall 40 ft
Beam 12 ft
Max Draft 7 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 42 hp
Displacement 13,900 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Westerbeke
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 42hp
Type: Inboard

White fiberglass hull; light grey fiberglass two tone non-skid decks; blue boottop; blue bottom; soda blasted 2016; Interprotect 2000, 2016 and faired; fin keel; balanced spade rudder; bow & stern pulpits; double lifelines; Edson Diamond Series wheel steering w/leather cover; emergency tiller; self-bailing cockpit; bimini, connector piece & blue dodger.


This yacht sleeps ten (10). Forward cabin sleeps two, changing seat w/cushion, 

storage below, bureau with drawers to starboard. 

Next aft to starboard is a private head w/holding tank, "Y" valve & overboard discharge; sink, vanity & shower. Opposite to port is a hanging locker. 

Next aft is the main salon w/port & starboard settees; outboard are port & starboard pilot berths. Drop-leaf table-leaf table. 

Next aft to port is the galley. The galley is equipped with double stainless steel sink; three burner gimbaled propane stove w/oven; icebox w/Nova Kool refrigeration(2017). 

Opposite to starboard is a large chart table w/chart storage. 

Aft cabin to starboard including hanging locker, changing seat outboard w/storage under and large berth. 

Interior appointments include: blue fabric Sunbrella upholstery in fore & aft cabin; blue Ultra Suede in main cabin; vinyl headliner; composite cabin sole; white bulkheads w/teak trim throughout.

Engine and Electrical

Westerbeke 42hp fresh water cooled inboard diesel(rebuilt 2008); 7.5knot cruising speed; 8.5knot maximum speed; 23 gallon fuel capacity; two bladed folding propeller; oil/water/temp alarm; raw water filter; bilge blower. 

The electrical system is maintained through the charging of four 12 v. batteries; alternator; selector switch; 110volt shorepower w/cord; lightning ground; trickle charger; cabin, navigation, spreader & masthead/anchor lights. 

Sails and Rigging

Hall Spars carbon fibre mast & aluminum boom painted white; stepped on keel; Harken furling; six Lewmar ST winches; three winch handles; Harken mainsheet traveller(new 2017); hydraulic backstay adjuster; new halyards 2017; updated running rigging; mast rewired 2008.

Sail inventory includes: 

- 2016 North 3DL Main – Carbon/Aramid 14700 dpi, 1 reef (used two regattas)

- 2016 Sunbrella Mainsail Cover

- 2011 North Main - soft Norlam XG70 grey radial, 2 reefs 

- 2016 North 3DL 155% Genoa – Carbon/Aramid 12600 dpi (used two regattas)

- 2016 North 140% Genoa – Norlam w/UV cover & foam luff 

- 2011 North Blade 104% Jib - soft Norlam XG90

- 2017 North A2 165m2 Asymmetrical Spinnaker; AirX700 (used one regatta)

- 2007 North 120sm2 Asymmetrical Spinnaker, 1.5oz

- ATN Spinnaker Snuffer

Older sails; marginal/practice condition;

- 2007 UK Ultra Main - Carbon/Kevlar 2FB  

- 1998 North Mainsail - Dacron 4FB 

- 2009 UK Genoa Tape Drive LM1 

- 2004 North 3DL Genoa 

- 2000 Ullman Technora Genoa 

- 1998 Ullman #2 Genoa 

- 1998 North 100% RF Blade – Dacron 

- 2000 Ullman 165sm2 Asymmetrical Spinnaker 

- 1998 North 120sm2 Asymmetrical Spinnaker 



Compass on binnacle; VHF; TackTick/KVH integrated knot/depth/wind system; Velocitek Prostart; Furuno radar; Autohelm GPS. 


Bruce anchor w/chain & rode; swim ladder; swim platform; fenders; docklines; radar reflector; fire extinguishers; bell; boat hook; cockpit table; Keeble winter cover & frame; first aid kit; stereo w/four speakers; misc ORC gear.


Triple axle trailer/short distance & storage only. Asking US$7,000.

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.
Additional Contact Information

Sunnybrook Yachts is a professional yacht dealership and brokerage firm with eleven brokers located in boating areas from Newfoundland to Ontario. 

  Sunnybrook has been providing yacht sales expertise since 1990, with over two hundred years of combined experience and representing new yachts from Alerion, Back Cove, Island Packet, Jeanneau, J/Boats, Leopard, NorthCoast and Tartan Yachts.   In addition to new and pre-owned yacht sales, Sunnybrook can provide service and refit management with a full time, year round service team in Chester that focuses their efforts on our clients yachts. The service team’s capabilities include all aspects of commissioning new vessels, yacht refit and repair along with captain services.   For an appointment to see the boat or if you have any questions, please email us at or try our office at 902.275.2424.

Listing Broker: Jim Snair