" WORLD WAR 2 TORPEDO RECOVERY VESSEL "


Price
AU $99,000 Finance
Currency
Length
60' 0" - 18.29m
Use
Family, Leisure, Cruising
Vessel Location
Contact YACHTS WEST MARINE Insurance
Launch Year
1941 approximate
Hull Material
Timber Fibreglassed Bottom to waterline

" TRIMMERWHEEL " an Historic West Austrailan Built TORPEDO RECOVERY VESSEL
Originally Built in 1941 by the ARCUS Family in Matilda Bay Western Australia, The ARCUS Family were contracted by the RAAF to build 3 of these Boats of which this is the Last remaining Vessel.
TRV 2 spent its service time during World War 2 in the Waters of Papua New Guinea as a Recovery Vessel
Launched as TRV 2, im told it was crafted out of Oregan wood and Diagonal planked, at some stage of its life the vessels hull was incased in Fibreglass from keel to waterline.
The Vessel was Orginally Launched as a 3 x petrol powered spitfire engines, These Days it is twin shaft drive with 2 x GM 671 Diesels
Trimmerwheel is well known by Many, having Spent most of its Life in Perth when it was Decommissioned and Privatley registered in 1963
It is Ofternoon seen at Rottnest Islands Most Holiday Periods with Various Familys over the Years
TRIMMERWHEEL has been cleverly Converted with a Fantastic Layout with The Main Bedroom Aft of the Engine room with its Full Sized Bathroom
The Guest Accomadation is Forward of the Engine room with a convertible Dinette Double in Main room and 4 single Bunks in Fore Cabin
Equipped with ONAN Diesel Genset to power all the Vessels Electrical needs such as CITOR WATERMAKER and AIRCONDS
Solar panels Charge the 4 x Full River Deep Cycle Batteries to Power the VICTRON ENERGY INVERTOR to power all the fridges etc on board.
If Anybody out there Knows more of the HISTORY of this Fine Vessel we Would love to hear

To View Please contact YACHTS WEST MARINE ph 9335 7888

ADAM GREER 0434 678 813

YACHTS WEST MARINE Pty Ltd
Western Australias PREMIUM MOTOR YACHT and POWER BOAT BROKERS
We Market and Sell Vessels of all types Including RIVIERA, MARITIMO, PRINCESS, SUNSEEKER, HORIZON, FAIRLINE, SEARAY, AZIMUT and CARIBBEAN just to name a Few
Our Extensive Knowledge and Experience of Vessels is what makes us the Forefront leaders in Marketing and Selling
We Pride ourselves in REPEAT Business so you can rest assure your in good hands
Ive Been in The business For Over 27 years now and Enjoy it as Much today as when I first started
This is not just a job to me but my passion and lively hood
I have owned and own various boats all my life and understand what it takes to own a boat and the associated Costs,
We are here to help you obtain and realise your Dream to get out on the Water
If you require Finance and Insurance we can also assist
We would Love to Here from you & Challenge you to put us to the test
Located on The Ground Floor of THE BOATHOUSE 16 Mews Road FREMANTLE

YACHTS WEST MARINE +61 08 9335 7788


Price
AU $99,000    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
TRIMMERWHEEL
Boat Reference
YWM 0535
Launch Year
1941 approximate
Length
60' 0" - 18.29m
Beam
TBA
Draft
TBA
Displacement
TBA
Vessel Location
Contact Yachts West Marine
Region
Western Australia
Builder
ARCUS FAMILY
Hull Material
Timber Fibreglassed Bottom to waterline
Decks Material
Cork decking
Engine
2 x Gm Straight 6 cylinder 71s
Engine Make
Detroit
Number Engines
2
Fuel Type
DIESEL
Engine Hours
1843 hours
Engine Hours (2nd Engine)
1843 hours
Max Speed
Approx 13 knots when cleaned
Cruise Speed
10 knots
Propulsion
Twin Shafts
Genset
ONAN Diesel approx 7 kva 3184 hours
Fuel
1000 ltrs approx
Water
400ltrs
Dinghy
Quintrex Dory approx 3.8 meters
Outboard
Yamaha 6hp
Cabins
2
Berths
8
Shower
1 x Aft Cabin Ensuite and 1 x Forward Accomadation Bathroom
Toilet
2 x Marine Toilets Electric Flush
Entertainment
Flatscreen tv in Bunk cabin and Wheel house
Air-Con
3 x 240 volt Split systems
Galley
Midship lower deck to Port side, Nice Long Bench top with Round Sink.
Sanyo Microwave
Refrigeration
Upright ac Fridge Freezer in Galley, Fridge in Aft Deck
Stove
Chef Brand 4 burner Gas Stove with Gas Oven and grill
Water-Maker
Citor Water maker approx 100ltrs an hour
Hot Water
Rheem 240 volt Storage system
Ground Tackle
Electric Anchor Winch with Plough Anchor
Bilge Pumps
Dc Elcertic with Auto Float switches
Epirb
406mhz
Flares
Offshore Flares
Electrics
Xantrex Solar Charger Controler, 4 x Siolar panels, 4 x FullRiver 260 ah Deepcycle Batteries with Victron Energy Invertor / Charger
Electronics / Navigation
Raymarine C120 GPS and Raymarine Auto Pilot
Deck Gear
Cockout Stainless Steel BBQ, Dinghy Davit
Remarks
" ICONIC PIEACE OF HISTORY "

CONTACT DETAILS
Dealer
Yachts West Marine Pty Ltd
Telephone
Fax
+61 8 9335 7788
Address
16 Mews Road
City / Suburb
Fremantle
State
WA
Country
Australia
Website


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