Just crossed the Caribbean, Panama canal and pacific, then around the top of Australia, the med and Atlantic the year before. Originally built by/for the famous Australian adventurer Alby Mangels and featured in his movies And TV series.
Derik Kelsall designed. Professionally built in South Africa from foam sandwich FRP composite in 1991.
Extended swim platforms make her about 54 feet overall.
4 cabin 4 head layout with possible crew quarters and head in the bows (we used for storage).
Galley up, dining table for 8, office/Nav area, large workshop/storage area. Helm on the fly bridge with excellent view, all sail controls run to the helm, hardtop over the cockpit.
In mast furling mainsail (new 2014)' furling Genoa (new 2014). Furling cutter sail, spinnaker, storm jib. Very easy to sail single handed, all sail handling done by electric winches, all within arms reach of the helm.
Volvo penta 150 hp installed new in 2002,(reconditioned in 2012) runs hydraulic pumps for the 2 propellers for easy manuvering, with only one engine to maintain.
2 lewmar 66 self tailing electric winches. 5 lewmar 48 self tailing winches.
880 watts of solar panels with mppt controllers (all new 2015)
standard horizon GPS with AIS (new 2014), standard horizon VHF (new 2014), Raymarine autopilot with "gyro" (new 2014) Raymarine wind, speed and depth instruments (all new 2015), Icom HF radio, Sony stereo (new 2015), 1300 watt sine wave inverter.
120 litre per hour water maker desalination, new 2014.
12 foot Carib dinghy new 2013 with brand new Suzuki 4 stroke efi 20hp outboard.
Awlgrip paint on topsides, Kiwigrip on decks. 2014.
550 litre water capacity, 600 litres of diesel.
Comfortable ocean cruiser with good average speeds.
New primer and antifouling just done. New anchor chain.
Could do with some interior/ cosmetic work to suit the new owners requirements, or live aboard and sail away tomorrow.
Strong, reliable cat, currently sailing Down the west coast, can be delivered anywhere.