This beautiful and well cared for Oyster 435 Deck Saloon cutter rigged sloop was built in 1993. She is very well equipped for ocean passages and has crossed the Atlantic four times.
Most recently she has sailed in 2018 from Turkey to Las Palmas. In 2018, she joined the Atlantic Rally Crossing and won the Rhumb Line award. She has been sailing the Caribbean since 2018. Located in the Grenadines/Grenada.
She is rigged for short-handed sailing, with boom furling main and roller furling genoa and staysail. She is very well maintained, has had many upgrades, and is extremely well equipped for living aboard. She has a cherry interior with teak and holly sole. She has an aft cabin queen size centerline berth, ample storage in two hanging lockers and drawers and cupboards, and a private head. There is a V berth forward with ample storage and a head with a separate shower.
This Oyster 435 is a pleasure yacht however the owners have also obtained a MARAD waiver for business use (in most of the U.S.)
In the last 3 years she has enjoyed numerous upgrades and retrofits. New Bimini, New Cockpit Enclosure, New Liferaft and safety gear. New Raymarine Axiom Chartplotter, New Raymarine Autopilotand the addition of AIS transmit and receive.
Builder Oyster, Ipswich, England.
Designed by Holman & Pye.
Built by Landamores to Lloyds requirements.
Delivery available by separate negotiation.
Fiberglass hull, end grain balsa cored fiberglass deck, Kevlar collision protection at waterline.
Fin keel with internal encapsulated iron ballast.
Skeg hung rudder.
Bottom Isophalic resin, epoxy barrier coat, Micron Extra bottom paint 11/2018.
Topsides White Awlgrip 11/2013.
Spars and Rigging
Mast and Boom Keel stepped Kemp (Selden) mast.
Mast height to top of antenna 63' 1''
Shafer in boom furling boom.
Mast rigged twin Selden whisker poles.
Selden genoa and staysail furlers
Rigging new 2011-2013.
Lewmar Primary, chrome self tailing
Lewmar secondary, chrome self tailing
Lewmar halyard, chrome self tailing
Anderson electric main halyard winch, stainless self tailing.
Several Lewmar winch handles.
Cordless electric winch handle.
Deck and Canvas
Grey Treadmaster non-skid deck.
Wavestopper fiberglass hard dodger (spray hood) with distortion free Strata Glass windows.
Winter cockpit enclosure.
Double 1'' diameter stainless steel hand rails all around, with two bow, two midship, and stern gate.
Stern and midship SS boarding ladders.
Two moulded in aft deck lockers
6 x 12'' mooring cleats.
Twin stern pushpit seats.
Whitlock folding wheel and Whitlock cable steering.
Full cockpit cushions with custom SS rails for cushion backs.
Full winter cockpit enclosure.
Joinery is in American Cherry with Oyster ''Sovereign'' style joinery. Royal blue Alcantara (Ultrasuede) upholstery in as new condition in saloon and aft cabin.Full cushion covers Teak and Holly sole with recent 2 part Varnish and full custom carpets.
Saloon is light, airy, and elegant. 8 ports. Two forward ports and two lower side ports open for good ventilation and visibility. Custom saloon table with settee to port. Table folds out to seat 6-8. Two armchairs to stbd with drinks cabinet/coffee table between. Ample storage in nine lockers, drawer, and under settee. Four reading lights, two Alpenglow overhead light fixtures, and four Hela fans. Built in de-humidifier.
Galley is aft of saloon on stbd side. Force 10 4 burner gas stove with oven and grill (broiler). Vent hood and fan. Double sinks. Corian countertops. Glacier Bay 12V refrigerator and freezer. Microwave. Ample storage. 2 20 lb (9.1KG) gas cylinders with remote solenoid.
Aft cabin with centerline double berth with custom inner spring mattress. Leeboard and lee cloths. Hanging locker, bureau with drawers and lockers port side. Hanging locker,drawer, large file drawer and three lockers starboard side. Two large drawers under berth. Opening overhead hatch with Oceanair screen and shade. Two fixed and four opening ports with curtains. Book shelves port and starboard. Flat screen TV and DVD player. Air conditioning. Two Hella fans, two LED reading lights, and two Alpenglow overhead lights. Private head compartment with electric head, wash basin and Corian countertops. Three lockers and opening port.
Nav station is to port aft of saloon and has a chart table with ample chart storage. The DC electric panel is aft, the instrument panel outboard with book shelf above, and the Generator panel inboard. All panels hinge down for easy access. There is an HP ink jet printer in a custom stand. There is storage in three drawers and in three levels under chart table. There are custom shelves and pen/pencil holders. There is a file drawer under the aft settee seat.There is an Alpenglo overhead light, and two chart table lights. There is one Hela fan.
Forward cabin has V berth with filler cushion. Hatch with Oceanair shade/screen. Hanging locker and two lockers plus storage under berth. Alpenglow overhead lights, and two reading lights. Hella fan. Custom seat for using V berth for sewing, etc. Forward Head has Raritan Sea Era electric head, and wash basin. Corian countertops. Two lockers. Two overhead lights and Hela fan. Opening hatch. Lectrasan head treatment system.
Shower compartment is separate and accessed from head.
Workshop is stbd side forward of saloon. Storage shelves and work bench with vise. Berth under work bench with three bins under. Cabinet above fwd end of berth.
Aft head: Raritan Sea Era electric head. 100l 10mm poly holding tank with level monitor. Deck pump-out and overboard discharge fittings.
Forward Head: Raritan Sea Era electric head. Raritan Electrasan treatment system. Separate shower compartment in Forward head.
Engine, Generator, and Systems
Engine & Drive Train
59 hp Perkins Sabre M 60 naturally aspirated diesel with 3493 hrs.
PSS shaft seal.
Hi exhaust temperature alarm.
Three blade Max Prop.
200 US Gal (800l) fuel in two tanks.
Tank Tender tank level monitors
Twin Racor 500 Fuel filters with vacuum gage.
Filters can be changed while engine is running.
Electric fuel pump for transferring/polishing fuel.
Extensive spares including starter and alternator.
6 KW HFL 240V 50 Hz generator with 2 cylinder Mitsibushi diesel engine with 1732 hrs.
Full sound enclosure.
Hi exhaust temperature alarm.
Exhaust water separator.
Navigation and Communication Equipment
Raymarine Axiom Chartplotter.
Simrad 1500 Instruments.
Cockpit mounted wind, depth,and multi function displays, and Nav Station multi function display.
Raymarine autopilot with independent hydraulic drives, compasses, controls, and position sensors. Cockpit and Nav Station controls. Spare hydraulic cylinder.
Furuno 1721 Radar at Nav Station with Cockpit repeater.
ICOM 802 SSB radio with Pactor modem and antenna tuner.
Standard Horizon VHF radio with DSC, Hailer and sound signals, and remote Mic in cockpit.
Programmable watch timer/alarm.
Sony AM/FM radio/CD player with 10 CD Sony disc player with speakers in aft cabin, saloon, and cockpit.
HP color ink jet printer.
AC Electrical System
3.7KW marine grade Isolation transformer with 120V and 240V output.
240V and 120V outlets.
Victron 2.5KW 240V 50Hz Inverter/120A Battery Charger.
600W 120V 60Hz Inverter.
Amp, volt, and Hz meter.
DC Electrical System
4 Trojan deep cycle 6V batteries with 12V 450 Amp hour capacity.
Link Battery monitor.
Solar panel trickle charger and regulator.
Fresh Water System
Two 50 US Gal (200 L) water tanks.
Tank Tender tank level monitors.
600W Isotherm water heater.
Shureflo fresh water pump and accumulator.
Plastimo 6 man life raft, vacuum packed with fiberglass canister (Current).
Lifesling MOB retrieval module and block and tackle.
Life. Danbouy MOB module.
Extra horseshoe throw.
2 inflatable life vests/ harnesses and tethers.
3 life preservers.
Firdell radar Reflector.
Mast head strobe.
Plugs for seacocks.
All floorboards can be screwed down.
Manual cockpit operated bilge pump.
Bilge alarms in engine and main bilge.
Two electric bilge pumps with cycle counter on primary pump.
Flares and Pane Wessex canister.
Automatic fire extinguishers in Engine and Electrical compartments.
3 portable fire extinguishers.
Fire blanket in Galley.
Smoke and Carbon Monoxide detectors.
Tender and Outboard
Avon 3.1 Dingy with air floor.
5hp Yamaha 2 stroke engine.
2.5 and 5 US Gal fuel tanks.
Kato folding SS Dingy Davits.
In addition to the machinery spares this vessel has an extensive supply of spare parts.