Tucker Isis 33

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A nicely built and well maintained example of this Robert Tucker design, recently re-engined and offered for sale in nice condition.  The ketch rig is flexible and easily managed, and the moderate draft makes her ideal for exploring the shallow waters of the East Coast and beyond. 

Viewing by appointment through our Suffolk Office 01473 659 681.


The layout offers five berths in two cabins.  In the forward cabin, two settee berths.  Removable table.  Separate heads compartment to port with marine toilet and washbasin.  Chart table to port with pilot berth under.  Galley to starboard.  Origo gimballed two burner spirit cooker with oven.  Stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressurised water system (7 gallon calorifier).  50 gallons freshwater capacity.  Refrigerator.  Access to the aft cabin, with two single berths, is via the centre cockpit. 

Mechanical Systems

Located under the cockpit, Nanni 3.100HE three cylinder 29hp diesel engine, installed new in 2004.  Electric start.  Freshwater cooled via heat exchanger.  Shaft drive to three bladed propeller.  Rope cutter.  20 gallons fuel capacity giving approximately 200 miles range at 5.5 knot cruising speed. Maximum speed under power 7.5 knots.  Single lever control.  The engine has completed some 200 hours running time since new. 

Electrical Systems

  • 2 x 12 volt batteries
  • Alternator charging
  • Rewired 2005/6
  • 240 volt shorepower system
  • Battery charger
  • Immersion heater

Spars & Sails

Ketch rigged.  Anodised aluminium masts and booms.  Stainless steel standing rigging (2004).  Removable inner forestay.  Terylene running rigging.  Slab reefing mainsail.  Plastimo headsail furling system.  Spinnaker pole.  Two Gibb self tailing sheet winches.  Two halyard winches. 

  • Mainsail
  • Furling genoa
  • Mizzen
  • Staysail
  • Storm jib
  • Mizzen staysail
  • Cruising chute  -  2011  -  as new

Deck Equipment

  • Danforth and Delta anchors with chain
  • Bruce kedge anchor
  • Sail covers  -  2012
  • Sprayhood
  • Cockpit spray dodgers
  • Removable boarding ladder
  • Boom tent
  • Cockpit awning
  • Full winter cover  -  2008
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Cockpit table
  • Various warps and fenders

Navigation Equipment

  • Steering compass
  • Echomax depth, boatspeed and log
  • Nasa Clipper windpseed and direction (2006)
  • DSC VHF radio
  • Sharp autopilot
  • Garmin 120 GPS
  • Yeoman plotter
  • Navtex
  • Masthead and deck level navigation lights

Safety Equipment

  • Three fire extinguishers
  • Fire blanket
  • Jackstays
  • Cockpit harness attachment points
  • Radar reflector
  • Horseshoe lifebuoy
  • Danbuoy
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Electric bilge pump

Additional Equipment

  • Inflatable dinghy
  • Honda 2hp outboard motor


Built by Bridge Boats Ltd in 1970 to a design by Robert Tucker.  Agba strip planked hull on mahogany framing.  Sheathed marine plywood deck with painterd non-slip and varnished coamings. Cast iron fin keel (bolts renewed 2011).  Centre self draining cockpit.  Skeg hung rudder.  Wheel steering. The boat has been laid up ashore for a few years as the owner has been sailing a larger yacht and will need antifouling and re-commissioning before launching.

The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated, is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.

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General Information

Robert Tucker
New or used
United Kingdom




Max speed (kph)
Cruising speed (kph)
Length overall (m)
Length waterline (m)
Beam (m)
Draft (m)


1 x Nanni 3.100HE
Drive Type
Fuel capacity (l)

About The Seller

Clarke & Carter Interyacht Ltd

Suffolk Yacht Harbour Levington




United Kingdom

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