|Not interested in wasting precious time on paint and varnish when you could be out there fishing or relaxing? This purpose-built motorsailer will fit the bill perfectly. Unpainted aluminium hull, solid commercial-style fittings and no-nonsense systems will take you long-distance cruising reliably and safely. Update the basic fitout to suit your own taste.
Ready to go now? Up to the Whitsundays or around Australia? With a big engine, huge tankage, and good sailing characteristics, this superbly-built vessel is set up to take you there. Watch the video for a virtual tour of this unique vessel.
||MS Stormy Ray|
||37' - 11.27m|
|Keel / Ballast
||Encapsulated keel - lead ballast|
||Oyster Cove Marina, Kettering, TAS|
||Bull's Shipyard, Paynesville|
||5mm checkerplate aluminium|
||Perkins 4236 80HP diesel
2 1/2" prop shaft with dripless seal
Fuel consumption: 4L/hr
Cruise; 6/7kts @1300. Max: 8kts
||Under wheelhouse with good access. Very neat and tidy engine room.|
||Diecon 8Kva Genset|
||1800 litres in 2 tanks|
||H and C pressure (hot off engine)|
||Lavac toilet in roomy compartment with vanity and basin. Opening porthole for good ventilation.|
||Spacious central wheelhouse with helm and door to stbd and all-round visibility. Comfortable dinette seating with all the home comforts: TV/DVD, stereo and airconditioning. The aft cabin is the workroom, with a double bed, big volume freezer and all the plumbing for a domestic washing machine. Companionway onto the aft deck. Fwd of the wheelhouse down a step is the U-shaped galley to stbd and heads to port. Fwd again are two single berths and in the forepeak is a small double. Wide walk-around decks with waist-high solid rails. Large boarding platform and dinghy davits.|
||Smev 3 burner over and grill
H and C pressure water
Good storage and bench space
||120L freezer - 12 or 24v
||12v anchor winch(large) with handheld control
12v Capstan on cabin top.
Plough and Admiralty anchors with 80m x 10mm chain.
4 man Liferaft (not in survey)
Daly watch alarm
Fire extinguishers x1
||Rewired and replumbed
All LED lights
3 bank battery charger
1xN150 starting battery
Solar: 3x 80W panels with BP regulator
Wind:Air Breeze wind generator
|VHF GME DSS
Furuno radar 1623
Autohelm ST 6000 (hydraulic)
HF Codan 8121
Furuno GPS GP32
Navman Fish 4200 depthsounder
Flat screen TV over fwd bunk
GME TV antenna on mast.
Self tacking genoa.
|Mast / Rigging
||Aluminium mast and stainless rigging.|
||Sheet winches(Murray Major x2 )
Galley mate S/S BBQ
Dinghy davits with Murray winches.
||Professionally sandblasted to bare hull and epoxied (late '07).
Numerous spares including spare starter motor, alternator, filters, hoses and a full set of predrilled anodes. Engine manuals.
Fully sealed compartments including engine and tiller flat.
Safety glass windows.
Spare starter motor, filters and hoses.
2 1/2" s/s shaft inspected 2010 and found to be in very good condition. Stern tube bearing replaced 2010