Large family world cruising ketch that has a capacity for 9 in 4 cabins. An excellent opportunity to obtain this "one of a kind" world-class, double hulled corten steel go anywhere ketch. Two World Records. Offers!
85 hp GARDNER 5cyl Diesel engine producing 7.5 knots through Shaft drive.
THIS is what really counts, therefore only the very best : 5 cylinder Scottish built GARDNER 5LW, rated world's best, selected by fishing trawlers.
Electronic & Navigation:
Only basics : American made SEAHAWK VHF. British made SPACEAGE depth sounder and speed-log. American made AIRGUIDE compass. SEAFIX radiocompas. Antenna on mizzen mast for CB.
11 winches, all self tailing except one.
2 tabernacles to secure base of masts.
1 American made electrical capstan for anchors.
Forward of spacious centre cockpit are 3 roomy cabins & 2 heads/shower/basin. Two cabins are diametrically opposed, one on portside, its equivalent on starboard, each with 2 large berths, one lower and one upper well offset to permit lower bunk.
This 'one of a kind' yacht is able to access the inland waterways. It is designed so that it can handle all the small locks, the mast is designed to be lowered and re-errected independently.
|Manufacturer:||Ocean Safe Yachts, USA|
|Model:16m Ocean Cruising Ketch|
|LOA:||16.15 m/53 ft|
|Length:||16.15 m/53 ft|
|Width:||4.57 m/15 ft|
|Draft:||1.37 m/4 ft|
|Engine manufacturer:gardner 5cyl|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Model||16m Ocean Cruising Ketch||Builder||ocean safe yachts, usa|
|Designer||w. de vries lentsch - one off design||Hull type||long keel|
|Drive type||shaft drive|