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1990 Catalina Sloop

Chicago, Illinois


The Dragon’s Pearl is a well-equipped and very well-maintained freshwater Catalina 42, featuring the extremely popular 3 stateroom / 2 head configuration. This layout provides 2 double berth aft cabins and a forward stateroom with a large pullman berth, private head, and stall shower.

The Catalina 42 is one of the most popular sailboats of its size and is sought after for her sea-friendly hull form, uncluttered deck, spacious cockpit, comfortable accommodations, and efficient use of interior space.

Excellent, safe & comfortable family cruiser, Ready to go, come and inspect



Engine rebuild 2018 by Larsen Marine Mechanics, currently about 90 hours

Lifelines replaced 2019

Sails replaced 2017

Dinghy Davits

Radar Arch (Stainless Steel)

Teak and Holly floor below deck

Teak cockpit flooring (removable)


Navy Point Marine Inc. is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by World Yachts, Inc.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Dragon's Pearl
Make: Catalina
Model: Sloop
Year: 1990
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: cat04413d091
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Winged Keel


Length: 42 ft / 12.80 m
Length Overall: 42 ft / 12.80 m
Beam: 13'10 ft / 4.22 m
Max Draft: 4'11 ft / 1.50 m
Displacement: 8,300 lb
Ballast: 20,500 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 44hp
  • Engine Location: Center


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 38 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 133 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 25 gal


Heads Count: 2
Boat Class: Cruisers, Racers and Cruisers

The Boat


Sleeps six in three staterooms with two head compartments. Owners stateroom forward with Pullman berth to port, queen bed with drawers below, with hanging lockers and drawers opposite. Forward of the stateroom is the owner’s private head compartment, vanity and sink with hot and cold pressure water, marine toilet with dedicated holding tank, and stall shower with electric sump pump. The main salon has a large U-shaped dinette with storage underneath. On port, outboard of the dinette, there is shelving. The navigator’s table is aft to port with lift top and drawers below. The roomy galley runs the starboard side of the salon with large counter space and cabinets outboard, drawers and lockers below, lift top refrigerator with 12-volt refrigeration, three burner propane stove/oven, double stainless-steel sinks with H&C pressure water. The guest head is aft to starboard with vanity and sink, H&C pressure water, marine toilet with dedicated holding tank, and handheld shower with electric sump pump. Dual aft cabins both equipped with queen beds, hanging lockers and storage shelves. The interior finish is varnished teak, Varnished Teak & Holly floorboards. Headroom is 6' 4", there are seven overhead hatches and ten opening ports.


  • In-line galley along the starboard side of the salon
  • Double SS sink with pressure hot and cold water
  • Princess 3 Burner propane stove and oven
  • Top-loading refrigerator with Adler Barbour 12V refrigeration
  • Microwave built in
  • Ample storage in drawers, lockers and cabinets


  • 110V AC and 12V DC systems
  • Three batteries
  • Battery charger
  • Battery parallel switch
  • Shore power cord


  • Ratheon color plotter
  • B&G Depthsounder
  • B&G knot log
  • B&G wind speed and direction
  • B&G  autopilot at  helm
  • VHF at Nav Station
  • VHF Ram Mic at helm
  • Sony Stereo w/IPOD integration
  • Marine speakers in cockpit

Sails & Rigging

  • UK Full Batten Main Sail (new 2017)
  • UK 135% Genoa (new 2017)
  • UK Furling for head sail
  • A-sail Genaker w/sock
  • Harken Bat-Car System for Main Sail
  • Keel stepped double spreader mast
  • Stainless steel wire standing rigging
  • Boomvang


  • Maxwell VW700 Windlass w/electric up foot control
  • Edson Steering
  • Shower on stern step
  • Teak cockpit table (varnish and removeable) and drink holder
  • DC plug in cockpit
  • Delta 35# Anchor and Danforth Spare
  • Sikkens teak floorboards for cockpit
  • Lifesling
  • 2 secondary Lewmar 52 2- speed self-tailing winches
  • 2 halyard Lewmar 40 2 speed self-tailing winches
  • Fenders and mooring lines
  • Stern gate with boarding ladder
  • Deck light
  • New sail cover (2017) and canvas
  • Cockpit cushions

Mechanical and Engine

  • The Yanmar 44 HP engine with 90 hours has been regularly maintained.
  • Engine compartment blower
  • Manual and electric bilge pumps
  • Handheld fire extinguishers
  • Manual heads with holding tank and overboard discharge
  • Fresh water cooling on the engine
  • Raw water strainer
  • Propane solenoid
  • Manual wheel steering
  • 2000w Heart interface inverter
  • Furuno Radar with custom stainless steel radar arch





1            Reverse-cycle A/C unit

2            New engine in 2018 – 80 hours

3            New sails in 2017

4            Updated interior

5            New running rigging in 2016

6            Electronics redone in 2005

7            Radar with custom stainless steel Arch

8            Bimini with Dodger

9            Autopilot B & G

10        New teak and Holly Sole in main cabin

11        New exterior cushions

12        Edson wheel

13        Teak sole in cockpit – custom

14        Morse engine controls

15        Fireboy automatic Halon

16        Ritchie 6” compass

17        Three-bladed propeller – factory option

18        Emergency tiller

19        Furling Jib

20        Ground tackle with spare

21        Windlass

22        All hatches have been replaced

23        Wheel binnacle cover, blue

24        30-amp Shore vessel

25        Heart interface inverter and battery charger

26        Link 2000 R

27        Sony stereo with CD changer

28        Tank tender – monitor for water and holding tanks

29        Brass ship’s bell

30        Brass gimballed lighting

31        Brass clock and barometer

32        Hatch screens

33        Shore side telephone hook-up

34        Battery monitors

35        Leatherette interior

36        Sail cover, blue – new 2017

37        Custom dinghy davits

38        Euro swim platform with freshwater wash-down

39        Whale manual bilge pump

40        Life sling

41        Fenders and mooring lines

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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