Sunnybrook Yachts
130 Marina Rd, Suite 202 PO Box 546
CHESTER, Nova Scotia, CA, B0J 1J0
Tel:902 444 4500
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2011 Alerion Express 33

location icon Chester, Nova Scotia, Canada
Year 2011
Length 33 ft

If you are looking for a Timeless Classic Daysailer, you've found her.

Beautiful Black awlgrip hull with White Waterline and Green bottom

Give her a New England flair.

Rare, shoal draft Alerion Express 33.

Lightly Sailed and Inside Stored in the Off Season.

Carbon Hall Spars rig, North Sails, Raymarine C90w Plotter.

Beautifully kept daysailer.

Offered at Half of Current Replacement.

Best Value in the Spring Market!


Year Built 2011
Category Sail
Length Overall 33 ft
Beam 9'3 ft
Max Draft 4'3 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Keel Fin Keel
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 20 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 18 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 11 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 16 gal
Dry Weight 8,700 lb
Ballast 3,300 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Model: 3YM20C
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 20hp
Type: Inboard
Standard Equipment

Hull Shell
• Infusion Molded (SCRIMP) GRP with biaxial and unidirectional E-glass reinforcing fabrics • End grain balsa core • Vinyl ester resin gelcoat reinforcing layer • White gel coat hull color • Molded and tapered single gelcoat bootstripe - Owner's choice of color

Hull Structure

• Keel floors, keel sump, engine bed, mast step and longitudinal stringers are integrally molded with the hull during the SCRIMP process


• Resin infused (SCRIMP) GRP sandwich structure with biaxial reinforcing fabrics, end grain balsa • White deck with molded nonskid
Hull to Deck Joint

• Flange type bonded with Plexus MA550 adhesive (ABS approved) • Full length teak toerail
Ballast Keel

• Fin with integral bulb for low center of gravity • One-piece lead casting alloyed with antimony bolted to molded keel sump with 1" diameter 304 grade stainless steel bolts

Structured Bulkheads

• Marine grade plywood bulkheads bonded to hull and deck
Interior Joinery

• Furniture is Formica covered plywood with with varnished teak corner posts and teak fiddle rails • Varnished teak and holly cabin sole • The underside is sealed with epoxy
Deck Hardware

• (2) Lewmar deck hatches over forward cabin and main cabin • Deck hatch over head compartment • (4) Stainless steel oval portlights • Custom stainless steel stemhead fitting • Teak handrails on cabin house top • (4) 10" Stainless mooring cleats • (2) 8" Stainless steel midship mooring cleats • Companionway sliding hatch with seahood and washboards • Molded port and starboard lazarette hatches with automatic courtesy lights • Lewmar Electric primary winches • Rope clutches: Lewmar Superlock • Hoyt Jib Boom by Hall Spars • Jib Boom light air extender • Harken 6:1 Mainsheet traveler track with cockpit control lines • Deck fills for fuel and water tanks • Holding tank pump out deck plate • Ritchie Binnacle mounted compass • Self draining cockpit with port and starboard drains • Cunningham and Quick Vang adjustments lead into cockpit


• Edson 336 211T Pedestal Steering • 36" Stainless steel wheel • Stainless steel rudder shaft with composite rudder blade • Rudder blade is elliptical profile, low drag section balanced spade type • Low maintenance self-aligning bearings

• Stainless steel headstay tang integral with stemhead fitting • Stainless steel main chainplates thru bolted to interior structure
Mast and Boom

• Pre preg carbon by Hall Spars • Carbon fiber gooseneck • Lazy jack sail retrieval system • G-10 Mast step • Steaming light • Masthead anchor light • Aluminum boom • "Moondust" Awlgrip finish on boom and mast • "Quik Vang" boom vang • (2) Sets of aluminum spreaders • Windex
Standing Rigging

• Navtec Continuous Rod rigging • All rigging is Nitronic 50

Running Rigging

• Tapered spectra main halyard runs below deck to cockpit • Jib halyard runs below deck • Mainsheet runs below deck to cockpit • Jib sheet runs below deck to cockpit • Jib furler and outhaul lines run below deck to cockpit • Single line reefing line runs below deck to cockpit • Mainsheet traveler lines run below deck to cockpit


Standard Interior

Forward Cabin 
• V berth with storage under berth  • Deck hatch  • 4" Laminated foam cushions  • Overhead light  • Vinyl head liner
Main Cabin 

• Settees port and starboard  • Shelves outboard of settees  • Varnished teak and holly cabin sole with access to bilge  • Teak hull ceiling  • Electrical panel on port side settee


• Storage lockers outboard  • Origo alcohol Stove  • Isotherm DI 40 DC refrigerator (top loaded)  • Formica counter tops  • Stainless steel sink
Head Compartment 

• White molded GRP pan  • Raritan PHII marine toilet with y valve  • Stainless steel sink  • Storage lockers outboard  • Locker under vanity  • Mirror  • Deck hatch

Interior Decor 

• Removable plywood/vinyl panels with teak trim  • Teak hull ceilings in main cabin  • Formica plywood bulkheads with teak trim  • Formica locker interiors/bunk tops and Shelves  • Laminated teak door frames  • Solid teak doors with plywood panels  • Varnished teak and holly cabin sole  • Interior cushions for v berth, settees and backrests - Owner's choice of color


Electrical and Mechanical

Electrical System 

• 12 VDCSystem designed to ABYC  • All wiring is tin-plated to inhibit corrosion  • All wiring is coded for ease of identification  • Bonding system  • DC master panel with analog meter and magnetic circuit breakers  • Battery switch  • (2) 4D Gel cell batteries  • (4) Halogen reading lights  • Overhead lighting in galley and head

Navigation Lights 

• Combination light mounted at stemhead  • Stern light mounted on aft deck  • Anchor light


• 20 HP Yanmar 3YM20C engine with sail drive  • 2 Blade folding propeller  • GRP engine bed and oil pan  • Through transom wet exhaust  • Waterlock muffler  • Single lever engine control  • Neutral safety switch


Raymarine C90w Plotter at helm


• 18 US Gallon polypropylene fuel tank  • 16 US Gallon PVC fresh water tank  • 11 US Gallon PVC holding tank


Rigging and Sails


• (2) Harken winch handles  • 48" Teak ensign staff  • Companionway and cockpit hatch locks  • (2) deck plates keys  • Owner's manual  • Equipment manuals (Owners manuals for builder-installed equipment, pumps, winches, etc.)  • Bilge pump handle  • Running rigging blocks


• Norlam style main and jib by North Sails


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

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