Turner Marine Yacht Sales, Inc.
5010-A Dauphin Island Parkway
Mobile, Alabama, US, 36605-9724
Tel:(251) 476-1444
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1986 Island Packet 31

location icon Mobile, Alabama
Year 1986
Length 31 ft
Builder/Manufacturer Island Packet Yachts

 Autumn Star has been outfitted for long term cruising.  Interior of the boat is in good condition , no leaks and  and ready to go sailing.   A great small live-aboard, moderate draft full keel makes her perfect for the Bahamas and all the local cruising grounds.   This is a must see Island Packet 31.  

Recent upgrades include:



Year Built 1986
Category Sail
Length Overall 34'4 ft
Length Of Deck 31 ft
Beam 11'6 ft
Max Draft 4 ft
Cabins 2
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID TDL31130E686
Keel Full Keel
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 27 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 25 gal
Fuel Tank Mat. Aluminum
Water Tanks 2
Water Tank Cap. 27 gal
Water Tank Mat. Plastic
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 15 gal
Holding Tank Mat. Plastic
Ballast 4,500 lb
Displacement 11,000 lb
Bridge Clearance 43'6 ft

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Model: 3GM30F
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 27hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
Year: 1986

The Island Packet 31 includes a spacious V-berth forward with dual hanging lockers to port and large head to starboard.  In the main cabin, the main salon incudes a bench settee to port with and "L" shaped settee to starboard which converts into a double berth.  As with all Island Packets, the stow-away table folds down for great dining comfort to reveal a great dish and bottle storage area.

Galley is to port with great storage along with teak insets for storing all your dishes and pots, and utensils drawer storage.  A spacious icebox includes refrigeration and the propane cooktop makes cooking aboard a pleasure.

Aft to starboard is a large quarter berth double for comfort on those crossings with  chart table.

  • Cockpit Cushions
  • Hot and Cold pressure water
  • Custom removable teak hatchway door with stainless steel hinges
  • Flagship A/C and heat system 16,500 BTU
  • Screens for all portlights and hatches 
  • GimbledPropane stove top w/oven
  • Large dry storage bin
  • Dual center-line sinks with hot and cold pressure water
  • Teak dish storage area with drawers for utensils
Electrical and Mechanical
  • Dual 30 Amp shore power with cords
  • Flagship Marine A/C with heat
  • Furuno GPS Model 33 color chart plotter
  • Standard Horizon HX hand held VHF radio
  • Ritchie 5 inch compass
Sailing Equipment

First, the mainsail and jib were sent to Sail Care for complete inspection, cleaning and rework in July 2012

  • Mainsail with 3 reef points and new main sail cover
  • 150 % Furling Headsail 
  • New Running rigging 
  • Mainsheet block on coachroof
  • Lewmar self-tailing winches
  • Whisker Pole


Additional Information
  • Dual upgraded anchor rollers with  CQRanchor
  • Bimini, dodger (needs Glass restitched)
  • Boarding ladder
  • Custom swing opening removable teak hatchway doors with SS hinges
  • Screens for all ports and hatches
  • SS Dinghy davits
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 Jim Cash 310-463-6902 or email me at jfc7601@yahoo.com to set up an appointment to see this boat.

ASA certified sailing instructor, private lessons available.  Local delivery available.