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1979 Formosa 51

San Pedro, United States


Owner wants her sold now and encourages all offers !

The Eagle is a fine vessel awaiting her next adventure. She is a strong and roomy cruiser with three separate staterooms and crews quarters. Her strong 6 cylinder Ford Lehman diesel moves her at a reported 7-8 knots.

These boats are found all over the world as they are true world cruisers and are typically priced in the $170,000 plus range. At $74,950 you have a lot of room to customize her with anything you desire.

New topsides paint, new bottom paint, new rigging. She and her matching dinghy are a sight to behold.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $74,950
Boat Name: Eagle
Make: Formosa
Model: 51
Year: 1979
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Chen Boatyard
Designer: William Garden
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Full Keel
Range: 575.39 mi


Length: 51 ft
Length Overall: 60 ft
Beam: 14 ft
Max Draft: 6 ft
Displacement: 59,000 lb
Cabin Headroom: 6'2 ft
Single Berths: 4
Double Berths: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Ford Lehman
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 120hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 1979
  • Engine Location: Center
Cruising Speed: 7 kn
Propeller RPM: 1800
Maximum Speed: 8 kn


Fuel Tanks: 2
Fuel Tank Capacity: 75 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Steel
Water Tanks: 2
Water Tank Capacity: 75 gal
Water Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 20 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Manual
Boat Class: Cruisers, Cutter


Paul Megna
The Shoreline Yacht Group


The Shoreline Yacht Group
Cabrillo Marina 210 Whaler's Walk, Suite 123
San Pedro, California, US, 90731


2 ) separate diesel fuel tanks 75 and 85 gallon.

2 ) 75 gallon water tanks.

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

Call Paul Megna to see or get information @ (949) 306-7135

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