23.91m Commercial Steel Motor Sailer


Price
AU $650,000 Or nearest offer Finance
Currency
Length
78' 5" - 23.91m
Use
Cruising, Charter, Commercial
Vessel Location
Hervey Bay - Nev Brooks Commercial Boat Sales Insurance
Launch Year
1985
Hull Material
Steel

78' Steel Motor Sailer - " First Light II " is a 2 masted Topsail Cutter Ketch launched in 1985 and now set up for exploration and diving as a very comfortable mother ship. Would suit crown of thorn extermination or whale watching and other tourism ventures.
She has a current AMSA Certificate of Operation 1C for 150 persons for QLD WATERS ONLY. CANNOT OPERATE IN OTHER STATES
Present owner has the Certificate capped at 25 persons as agreed with AMSA. This can be increased back to 150 with new life rafts.
First Light had a major refit approx 15 years ago, with the interior being done to a very high standard and is still in great shape. She has a full commercial galley with over 2.5 tonne of stainless steel refrigeration.
Accommmodation comprises of 6 cabins with berths for 28 passengers plus 2 crew. There are also 8 wash rooms onboard.
There is one operational dive compressor on board plus a spare which requiries recommissioning.
A specialised hydraulic aluminium dive/snorkel platform has been attached to the stern of the vessel, desighned to dock and lift several smaller craft. It also acts as a traditional dive platform landing approximately 700mm underwater, which assists divers, swimmers and snorkellers moving between the boat and the water.


Price
AU $650,000 Or nearest offer    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
First Light II
Boat Reference
Ma ash fi
Launch Year
1985
Length
78' 5" - 23.91m
Beam
10.7 m
Draft
2.2 m
Displacement
90 t approx
Vessel Location
Hervey Bay - Nev Brooks Commercial Boat Sales
Region
Queensland
Hull Material
Steel
Decks Material
Steel
Engine
6BT Naturally Aspirated Diesel Engines ENGINE HOURS - Port Main : 1180 as at 17/09/20 Star Main : 1200 Gensets Port : 1560 Star : 1535 New engine room fire suppression fitted - 2020 New fire extinguishers - 2020 New House batteries x 8 - 2020 Air Conditioning units appear in very good condition but will need re commissioning
Engine Make
Cummins
Number Engines
2
Horsepower
120 hp x 2
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
1180
Engine Hours (2nd Engine)
1200
Cruise Speed
5.5 knots under power - under sail this may increase
Propulsion
Shafts and props
Thrusters
No
Genset
2 x Cummins Diesel auxillaries with Stamford Alternators 37.5 kva each 3 phase 415 v
Fuel
3,500 lt
Galley
Galley
Microwave - Panasonic
Stove - Cook On 6 burner Range with static oven and salamander Model CMR-6
Espresso coffee machine - Bo-ema semi-automatic
Turbo-carb high capacity carbonator - Lancer
Brema Ice Maker
Hobart Commercial Dishwasher
Seating for 40 people to sit down and eat
Crockery and cutlery
Commercial kitchen utensils and cooking equipment
Refrigeration
Refrigeration
Freezer 2.5 Tonne
Fridge 4 cubic metres
Large Bar Fridge with triple insulated glass doors
Water-Maker
Saltwater Desalinator Sharplift model 2000 - Capacity of 163 litres of fresh water per hour.
Hot Water
2
Ground Tackle
Anchorage System
Anchor Winch - Jaden Hydraulic with 12mm stud link gypsy and a rope capstan. 12 tonne capacity

2 x 320 lb (147kg) Higwood Plough Anchors on 360ft (110m) of 12mm stud link high-tension galvanised chain (Anchors and chain certified by Lloyds).
Electrics
8 NEW Batteries in 2020

Radios
IC-M502 VHF with inbuilt DSC- Icom
IC-M2A VHF handheld- Icom
MF/HF Radio -8528S Codan

Audio Visual Sysytem
DVD Player - Panasonic DVD729K
Amplifier - Interm M500
VCR - Panasonic NV-FJ620
Stereo system - Bose Lifestyle 30 series 2 sytem
Amplifier - Mosfet Power
Signal interface unit - Sony IFU-HS1
8 channel stereo mixer with direct outputs - Australian Monitor TX8201
Star dual and Quad Channel Video Modulators, with IR - Clipsal 805VMPIR
SMF series convertor - Redarc
Subwoofer - Aaron speakers
Bose speaker system (6)
Upright Piano with stool - Alex Steinbach
Vivtar SMS-5 Video Monitoring System

Antennas - Shakespeare
SP393 23' HF Antenna
SP410 Mount kit
SP5215 VHF antenna, mast mounts 1m
Electronics / Navigation
Autopilot - Coursemaster
CM650BC Auto pilot with flat top compass sensor
CM125S Heavy duty rudder feedback upgrade
CM616S Rate gyro
CM553 Pilot / standby switch
CM3024 hydraulic pump

New Navigation package required
Deck Gear
Sail/Rig
Topsail Cutter Ketch
Main Mast - 76 foot (23.5m)
Mizzen Mast - 69ft 6 inches (21.5m)

Full wardrobe of five sails. Running and standing rigging. All Head Sail and Main Sails have been fitted with heavy-duty hydraulic furlers supplied by The Australian Yacht Winch Company. Also supplied are Arco Hydraulic sheet winches and manual sheet winches.

Hydraulic System for Sail Handling
415V 3 Phase system with 24 volt backup system.



Dive Compressors
There are 2 Bauer 7.5 cfm Air Compressors on board to supply diving air. The Bauer Mariner II Compressors are capable of filling ten dive cylinders per hour. - One needs re commissioning

Water Supply/Holding Capacity
Stainless Steel fresh water tanks with a holding capacity of 3,500 litres.
2 x Edson Hot water systems - 350 litres - One needs a new element

Sewerage
Onboard sewerage Grey and Black water fibreglass storage tanks - with shore pump-out facility.
Remarks
Paint System
The all steel vessel has been anti fouled in 2019

Hydraulic Dive Platform
The vessel is equipped with a 3 tonne capacity stern dive platform, capable of taking divers from the main deck down to 70cm below water level.

System is operated by an Elect Over Hydraulic System, 415 volts with 24 volt backup system

CONTACT DETAILS
Dealer
Nev Brooks Commercial Boat Sales Australia
Telephone
Address
3 Lorikeet Avenue
City / Suburb
Yeppoon
State
QLD
Country
Australia
Website


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