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Rustler 36

£ 79,950 Tax Paid

Rustler 36 with an extensive inventory of equipment, very well maintained over her life time she is an exceptional long distance cruising yacht.
Sometimes called the ‘land rover of the sea’ the Rustler 36 has generous displacement, safe performance, and sea kindly characteristics making them a very forgiving and confidence-inspiring yacht.
A full recent survey is also available for this yacht.
Please contact us for more details and to arrange a viewing.
The Rustler 36 is still in production today.  It is the chosen yacht of the GOLDEN GLOBE RACE currently playing out.  Please look at the Rustler Yachts factory web site;


Country: Ireland
Price: £ 79,950 Tax Paid
Boat Size: 36 ft
Year Built: 1994
Boat Model / Make: Rustler 36
LOA (metres): 10.77m
Beam: 3.35m (11')
Displacement: 7623 kgs
Draft: 1.67m (5'6'')
Hull Material: GRP
Engine/Fuel Type: Yanmar 3JH Diesel
Engine HP: 36hp
Fuel Capacity: 182 litres
Water Capacity: 250 litres
Holding Tank: 1
White GRP topsides, polished annually.
Lead encapsulated keel.
Teak rubbing strakes factory fitted.
Copper Coat from new giving additional osmosis protection. (Copper coat renewed, 4 coats
in 2011)
Machinery and Electrics
Yanmar 36 HP engine (larger than standard option). 3400 hours – (serviced annually)
Removable shelf above engine for spares, handles etc. (Good for glove warming!)
Variprop feathering three blade prop - Polished annually. (Factory service 2015)
Stern gear 1 1/4” ss shaft. Tides Marine SureSeal shaft seal. (2006)
Eperspacher D3L diesel heater (overhauled by Eberspacher 2009)
Isotherm fridge and holding plate (Replaced 2015)
3 x 108 Ah Vetus sealed wet acid service batteries (2018)
1 X 44 Ah engine Red Top Optima AGM battery. (2017)
NASA BM1 battery monitor
65 amp engine alternator
Battery 1/2/both switching replaced
Rutland 1200 wind generator and Marlec controller and remote display. (2017)
Solara fixed solar panel (2011), with voltage controller via Marlec.
Sunwind 100 Watt solar PV panel. Can be angled fore/aft. (2015)
Shorepower system and shore cable
Galvanic Isolator (2017)
Immersion heater and new spare low wattage element
Victron IP65 20 amp digital charger with BlueTooth interface to smartphone app. (2018)
Vetus cooling water strainer with clearview top
Removable shelf in engine compartment
Deck Gear
GRP decks with 12mm balsa core to coachroof and inner coamings.
12mm ply pads by fittings.
Aluminium toerail
Decks painted with Kiwi-Grip in 2011 giving excellent grip. Colour light grey for coolness
below in hot weather
Raymarine EV-100 (2017) tiller pilot with bracket on tiller. P70 Control head in cockpit
(port side) with ST600 control head on stb side. Remote control unit (wired) fitted to console
by sliding
Spare drive unit c/w new spare motor
Stainless steel bowsprit for A-symmetric (removable)
2 x 12" alloy cleats to foredeck
Treadmaster for foredeck area by windlass
Pulpit modified for bow entry in harbour
2 x 12" alloy cleats to aft deck
2 x 8" alloy spring cleats midships
Deck valve for shoreside holding tank pump out
Water and fuel fillers
20 Watt flexi solar panel over hatch garage.
Eyebolts for inflatable dinghy stowage
Sprayhood (re-designed by Tec Sew) and full cockpit enclosure (2011)
Bimini to fit existing steel hoops. Manufactured by Tec-Sew 2016
S/S grab rail on sprayhood
Mainsail boom cover 2012
Port and Starboard gates. Guardwires with lanyards at gate. Boarding ladder.
Dorade vents replaced with Plastimo "non leak" 2011
Aqua-signal deck flood light (2012)
Varnished Iroco tiller and teak stowage bracket on aft coaming for vertical stowage
Outboard bracket
2 Self tailing Lewmar 44 winches (Genoa)
2 x Self tailing spinnaker winches (Spinnaker)
1 x Lewmar winch to mast
Gas locker modified for 4 x Camping Gaz 907 bottles.
Pressure gauge/regulator and pipe replaced
2015 to German specification.
Hydrovane self steering, offset mounted for easy access/adjustment.
Tiller stowage bracket when sailing hands free.
Hydrovane can be connected to autopilot tiller drive if motoring with vane
Teak gratings to cockpit
Teak folding cockpit table and cockpit locker stowage
12v Socket under sprayhood
12v Waterproof three pin socket under sprayhood for cockpit light.
Twin Scanstrut posts for radar, wind generator, solar panel, antennas for Digital Yacht
GPS/Glonas, NASA AIS and Navtex
Crossover cockpit drains and dump drain at aft end
Engine control panel behind acrylic flap
Morse gear lever
Spars by Kemp (now Selden).
2 x air vents for engine ventilation. (can be closed if required) Fuel and water tank vents.
Large cockpit locker giving engine access.
Rope locker with rope stowage loops.
Stowage space at aft end of cockpit with teak laid removable lid over.
Henderson Mk V secondary bilge pump
45 lb CQR main anchor. Danforth kedge.
Maxwell R10 windlass and 50 mtr galvanised 10mm chain (2011) Up/down switches on
Danforth kedge with chain/rope.
Upgraded anchor drop pin
Rigging and Sails
Forestays replaced 2005. Shrouds and backstay replaced 2013/2014.
Rotostay Regatta machined stainless furlers to both forestays. Through deck/stem
reinforcing to staysail furler. Staysail is further forward than other R36s, enabling larger sail
area (similar to working jib size when designed originally for hank-on sails)
North Sails furling genoa soft Norlam 40.8sq.m (439.2 sq ft) 2011
Hood sails staysail 8oz Hood Polyester 21.38 sq.m (230.13 sq.ft)
North Sails full batten loose footed main soft Norlam 29.32 sq.m (315.63 sq.ft) 3 reefs.
Crusader Sails Asymetric 1.5 oz (2011) with North Sails snuffer.
Mainsail reefing by single lines (leech and luff) for reefs 1, 2 & 3 all led to cockpit. (Selden
gas strut kicker to aid reefing).
Clutch bank by companionway hatch.
Lewmar self tailing winches
Removable stainless steel bowsprit
Heavy duty bottle screws on cap shrouds
Signal halyards, burgee halyard
Selden gas kicker
Spinnaker pole – Telescopic, mast mounted
Simrad CX34 plotter, with 4KW radar scanner. Fluxgate compass for overlay. C Map
Max cartridges for # Western Europe and Baltic. Updated 2011.
B&G Network instruments. Log/Depth/Wind
B&G Network GPS at chart table
ICS Nav 6 Navtex
ICOM IC-421 VHF , Programmed for ATIS, with waterproof speaker in cockpit
Solid State PC (operates from 12v supply stepped up to 19V) Smartertrack software on PC
Navionics charts Baltic.
USB 15" PC monitor at chart table
Nasa AIS engine interfaces with Smartertrack
NASA Target HF3/w receiver
Twin Plastimo bulkhead compasses in cockpit (2010)
AquaSignal Series 34 LED masthead tri-colour light & anchor light. (2017)
Teak and teak faced marine ply throughout with satin varnish finish.
Full standing headroom.
6/7 berths as per standard layout. Good for four/five!
All upholstery replaced – Saloon 2013/2014. Forepeak/quarter berth 2011.
Cushions re-designed to give easy access to lockers below.
Loose covers for saloon seat cushions.
Fitted sheets for forepeak and quarterberth.
Custom made curtains with blackout and thermal linings.
Brackets in teak for pipe cots port and starboard. (Pipe cots not supplied)

V berth professionally raised to improve width at foot of berth and increase stowage below.
(Holding tank and additional chart stowage below port bunk)
Full length factory fitted lockers port and starboard.
Fixed windows with 6mm toughened glass, removed and professionally refurbished 2011.
Lewmar hatch (new glazing/seals 2011) with privacy screen/sun blind internally
Vanity unit to starboard with twin 13Amp socket
Plastimo dorade vent – closable type
Access to chain locker forward
New upholstery 2011 redesigned to suit lockers below.
Heater outlet
Reading light

GRP one piece moulded compartment with teak grating and shower tray c/w electric
Full standing headroom with raised upstand for Lewmar hatch
Jabsco marine toilet.
Henderson Mk V pump for holding tank pump out.
Diverter valve for heads/tank options
Deep washbasin, with manual freshwater hand pump
Penguin Chrome combined tap and shower head with pressurised hot/cold water
Locker with mirror doors
Deckwash pump and hose. (use through hatch).
Diverter valve for flushing holding tank.
Plastimo dorade vent – closable type
Fixed window with 6mm toughened glass, removed and professionally refurbished 2011
with privacy film.
Lewmar hatch - Seal and acrylic replaced 2011
Dual white/red light
Waterproof 12v socket for anchor light
Shower curtain

Fully lined, shelves to outboard side
Hanging space for dry foul weather gear, hooks for life jackets/harnesses etc with door
operated red/white light.
Heater outlet into hanging space for drying/warming

New head lining 2011, with insulation above removable panels
Vetus LED downlighters
Lewmar hatch (new glazing/seals 2011)
L shaped settee to port with double bunk conversion – stowage under
Settee berth to starboard – stowage under
Lee cloths
Central table, room for 6 with full access around, even when fully extended
Solid teak turned mast support
Lockers to port, shelving to starboard, incl radio housing and stowage shelf above
Lockers to port and starboard behind seat backs
Safe under bunk
New cushions 2013/14, split for easy access to lockers below
Gold curtains with black-out linings (2011)
Teak grab rail full length port and starboard
Overhead teak grab handles to deckhead
Fixed windows with 6mm toughened glass, removed and professionally refurbished 2011.
Flooring is teak and holly marine ply
Bilge compartment (Gelcoated) by mast for cool stowage items
S/S water tank below sole
Deep sump well aft of tank with main bilge pump strumbox, automatic bilge pump
manual pump.
no2 retained in cockpit in case of failure of automatic pump)
Access hatch to watertank, dipstick.

Functional U shape for safe use at sea
Cooker – Neptune 2500 with grill and electronic ignition (2008) Gimballed. Harbour lock
Crash bar with galley strap mounts each end
Large twin stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and pressurised hot and cold water
Large locker outboard
Red/white light over sink
Red/white light over locker
LED white light over cooker
Full lockers behind cooker for plates, crockery, ready access supplies
Isotherm Fridge cooling plate, divided space
Twin 13Amp socket by fridge
Drop leaf extension work surface with stowage locker under
Companion way steps, with washboard stowage behind.
Shelf in engine box for stowage of small items e.g. winch handles etc on factory fitted
shelf above engine. Excellent for glove warming/drying!
Galvanic isolator fault indicator control unit
Aeolian vent above cooker

Excellent navigators berth and wet locker with hooks draining to bilge.
New upholstery 2011. Modified to suit stowage under.
New head linings 2011
PVC cover to navigators seat
Full length shelf outboard
Stowage bags under shelf
Stowage for Hydrovane vane
Vetus LED downlighter
Engine access hatch
Stowage under bunk top
Opening port to cockpit
Henderson MkV bilge pump

Forward facing 1/2 Admiralty size chart table with PVC covered seat.
Hinged lid for access to ready use charts and additional access flap from side for folio
Corner shelf above for PC monitor
Stowage locker under seat
Red night light on flexible stalk
LED downlighter
Stowage for nav books
Electrical switch panel hinges for access behind
12v socket
Stowage for heavy weather acrylic 1/2 height washboard
USB charge dual socket
Seago 4 man canister liferaft. Service 2017. New 2011.
Radar reflector on mast (Firdell)
Horseshoe buoy c/w Ocean Safety sealed light
3 fire extinguishers
1 fire blanket
Lightning protection for mast to ground plate
Ground plate aft for radar & electrical items earthing
Automatic bilge pump fitted inline with secondary pump, enabling manual use as backup.
Galvanic isolator for shore power.
Telescopic anodised aluminium beaching legs by Yacht Leg company
Engine and other miscellaneous spares
4 x Camping Gaz 907 bottles in specially modified standard locker.
Aluminium boarding ladder with teak treads. Custom made brackets to fit to toe rail
Warps and fenders
Varnished Teak Cockpit table (folding) with "Lagun" anodised bracket in cockpit
Clock and barometer
Picture frame on bulkhead
Oil lamp – Miners safety lamp replica by Weems and Plath. Gimballed.
Plates, bowls, mugs to suit special stowages.
Stereo system with radio/CD/USB input.
Companionway rain screen.
Companionway mosquito net
3 x canvas hatch covers
Mosquito nets to deck hatches
Heavy weather acrylic 1/2 hatch for companionway
Ensign and pole
Avon Redcrest inflatable, slatted floor, oars and detachable outboard bracket
Bosun’s chair
Puller and socket for Varioprop
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.

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