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    £ 65,000
    One off - Cowes-Torquay
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    One off - Cowes-Torquay for sale

    Motor BoatsClassic Motor BoatsavailableOne off

    Approx dimensions: Length 28ft, Beam 10ft, Draft 1.5ft


    Summary
    A specially commissioned design for the Cowes Torquay Powerboat Race 1965.
    Designed by Colin Mudie to fit into the family sports boat classifications.

    Max Aikin conceived the race to improve the offshore seaworthiness, design, and general overall standards of the production family offshore powerboats. With prizes for the Concours d’elegance best/smartest interior, fuel economy, lowest powered finisher, and other awards. These were meant to inspire a whole new industry, which they did with many entries and Sandpiper is a unique example.

    She has a wonderful interior as you can see from the photographs.

    Deck & Cockpit
    Finished inlaid teak to a professional standard.
    Stainless steel rails & brightwork

    Cabin
    Fished to a high standard in teak. Galley area, toilet compartment and twin berths.
    Pumped water to the galley sink.

    Machinery
    Twin Cummins VT8 diesel of 220 HP each. These have been rebuilt. Driving through twin Walter V drive gearboxes to twin shafts & bronze propellers.

    Twin bronze rudders, with hydraulic steering. Twin lever controls to the gearboxes & engines.

    24 Volt battery System

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    CategoryMotor Boats
    Sales statusavailable
    ManufacturerOne off
    ModelCowes-Torquay
    Mooring CountryUnited Kingdom
    CurrencyGBP
    Year built1965
    Length8.53 m/28 ft
    Width3.05 m/10 ft
    Draft0.46 m/2 ft
    Conditionvery good
    Sale TypeUsed
    SalePrivate
    PropulsionTwin-prop
    SteeringBowden steering
    No. of engines2
    HP500
    FuelDiesel
    Fuel Capacity500
    Material hullWood
    Material deckWood
    Fresh water capacity40
    No. of cabins1
    No. of berths2
    Headroom2 m/7 ft
    WC & bathrooms1
    Features
    Galley Equipment
    Gas Cooker
    Sink (Cold)
    WC Bathroom
    Sea Toilet
    Shower
    Toilet Manual
    Washbasin
    Cover Type
    Cockpit Cover

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