Bluewater Bay Yachts, Inc.
4612 Hwy 20 E
Niceville, Florida, US, 32578
Tel:850 897 4150
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1984 Island Packet 31

location icon Niceville, Florida
Year 1984
Length 31 ft
Builder/Manufacturer Island Packet

Traditional catboat-styled design with sweeping sheerline, stubby bow, nearly vertical transom and considerable beam with a full keel of only 4'.  Air conditioner, GPS, auto pilot and freshwater cooled diesel are just some of the great ammenities.

After some termite damage, the Fox 84's interior has been totally redone, including all new cushions.


Year Built 1984
Category Sail
Length Overall 34'4 ft
Length Of Deck 30'7 ft
Beam 11'6 ft
Max Draft 4 ft
Cabin Headroom 6'3 ft
Electrical System 110 V
Double Berths 2
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID TDL31027D84
Keel Centerboard
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 27 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 25 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 60 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 15 gal
Holding Tank Mat. Plastic
Ballast 4,500 lb
Displacement 11,000 lb
Displacement Type Dry Load
Bridge Clearance 43'6 ft
Tax Status Not Paid

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Model: 3GM30
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 27hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade
Year: 1984
Engine Hours: 1015

Length on deck is 30'7" with the addition of the teak bow pulpit stretching it to 34'4". At the pulpit is a Bruce #33 with 100' chain and 100' rode, the secondary anchor is a Danforth with about 40' of chain and 100' of rode. There is room for a third anchor. Aft of the stern is a unique custom made Starboard and stainless steel swim platform with telescoping three step ladder.

The cockpit seating is 7'3" long with a separate helm seat. All have cockpit cushions. There are p & s lazerettes plus a small locker under the seats. In front of the pedestal is a pull-up teak table.

  • Sole hatch over engine compartment between companionway and pedestal
  • Bimini for full cockpit
  • 25" Stainless steel steering wheel
  • Cockpit freshwater shower
  • Cannister for outboard motor fuel
  • Cockpit fire extinguisher
Sails and Rigging
  • The stepped on keel mast has a single spreader
  • Roller furling headsail
  • Mainsail with cover
  • Ronstan traveller
  • Rope vang

Four steps down from cockpit to the salon the provides 6'3" headroom. Arrangement is fairly straight forward with 6'3" V-berth forward followed by the the starboard head.  The salon has 6'4" opposing settees and portside galley.  On the starboard side is the 6'8" X 46" wide quarterberth which follows the 33" X 16" nav table.

  • The v-berth has a hanging closet on the portside, two short shelves over the berth, two shelf storage locker below the berth, entry door to anchor rode compartment at foot of berth, an 18" X 13" overhead hatch and one opening port. Private entry to head and companionway door.
  • The head compartment is equipped with an 11" stainless steel sink with cabinet above, a manual M.S.D. with fold down teak shower/dressing seat, two shelf storage locker above the M.S.D. an 11" X 15" bulkhead mirror, 10" X 10" overhead hatch and one opening port
  • The dining table is stored at the bulkhead and is 23" X 42", but opens to a width of 46" X 42"
  • There are bookracks above each settee
  • A 12" X 18" hatch is above the saol along with 7 opening ports
  • At the "U" shaped portside, aft corner galley is an electric refrigerator, LPG gimballed stove and oven with cutting board, dual stainless steel sinks with underneath storage, top load pantry and utensil cubbies and lockers
Electronics and Electric
  • Garmin GPS Map 740s 
  • Garmin radome (on mast)
  • Autohelm 6000 auto pilot with remote
  • Autohelm navigation interface
  • Gemini compass
  • Datamarine Depth
  • Datamarine Speed
  • Lev-o-gauge
  • Standard Horizon Eclipse DSC+ VHF
  • Standard Horizon Eclipse spare
  • GPS Map 162 spare
  • Ritchie spare compass
  • Uniden Atlantis 25D handheld VHF
  • Kenwood CD stereo
  • Colby 18" TV
  • Reverse Cycle air conditioner (Reconditioned June 2013)
  • 30 amp dockside inlet in cockpit
  • 50' dockside power cord
  • (3) Batteries (New June 2013)
  • Battery charger, 2 stage (New Nov. 2011)
  • Bottom paint Nov. 2011, no blisters
  • New holding tank
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

Fox 84 may be seen at Bluewater Bay Marina. Contact Randy Hinely at Bluewater Bay Boats and Yachts.