Chivers 46


Price
AU $285,000 Huge price reduction Finance
Currency
Length
46' 0" - 14.03m
Use
Leisure, In-shore Fishing, Off-shore Fishing
Vessel Location
Townsville QLD Insurance
Launch Year
1980
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP

HOW DO YOU BUY BETTER? This outstanding boat is exceptional, having had an incredible amount of money spent on it in recent years with absolutely everything upgraded. Origionally built to survey and operated as a cray then purchased in 2008 by the present owners who commenced an extensive and ongoing refit. The hull is firbreglass, the topsides aluminium. Some osmosis was present so the underwater hull was stripped and 6mm of fibreglass epoxied on. 2 new 6CTA8-3,430 horspower engines were installed, in 2014 along with new twin disc gearboxes and prop shafts and 4 blade props. Complete new exhaust systems, fuel systems and tanks, all new electrical wiring, switchboards etc, including 240vac, 24vdc, and 12vdc, separate battery banks with their own battery chargers, a new 9.5kva cummins genset was installed also at that time. The main engines have run only a little over 100 hours as of october 2019. The engine room has 3 cameras installed which can be monitored on the multipurpose gps plotter screens. Fire suppression system in engine room requires gas bottle to operate. It has a walk in 4.42cubic meter underdeck fridge, and a 2.72 cubic meter freezer. Live bait tanks are located in aft deck. All new stainless life railings, watertight bulkheads, manifold sytem for bilge pumps, Electronics include 72 mile radar, Raymarine E 120 combo gps chartplotter, radar, newtworked between wheelhouse and flybridge. Autopilot, vhf transmitters, wheel steering in wheelhouse, joystick control on flybridge. Swing up table can convert the aft cockpit to a "dancefloor" -------Alloy punt on roof has an 18hp Tohatsu outboard and a new launching/retreival crane. New anchor winch, chain and anchor, in 2019. Extensive safety equipment 2 life rafts for ten people, 3 x 3kg fire extinguishers, Sgade covers all around cockpit and flybridge, 2 x split system aircinditioners fo flybridge and wheelhouse, This boat has been constantly upgraded with a high maintenence level that gives a new owner the advantage of a long future life with the boat and its equipment. Could ideally suit a fishing club or corporate entertainer. Owner will discuss any purchase propositions and could look at proprty ttades. MUST SELL, price heavily reduced.


Price
AU $285,000 Huge price reduction    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
Ripple
Launch Year
1980
Length
46' 0" - 14.03m
Beam
3.9m
Draft
1.4
Displacement
22 tonne
Vessel Location
Townsville Qld
Region
Queensland
Builder
Chivers, W. A.
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Decks Material
Aluminium superstructure
Engine
6CTA8-3 with twin disc gearboxes, along with new shafts seals a 4 blade props, in 2014
Engine Make
Cummins
Number Engines
2
Horsepower
430 x 2
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
110 approx
Engine Hours (2nd Engine)
110 approx
Fuel Consumption
50 lph including both engines and genset at 15 knots
Max Speed
21 knots
Cruise Speed
15 knots
Propulsion
Shaft with 4 blade props
Genset
9.5 kva Cummins
Fuel
1800 litres in two tanks
Water
440 litres
Dinghy
Aluminium punt
Outboard
18HP Tohatsu
Covers
Shade covers and clears around flybridge, shade covers around cockpit.
Accommodation
4 x single beds in forepeak, dinette converts to double, 2 singles on flybridge huge deck for extras
Cabins
3
Berths
8
Shower
Yes, hot and cold.
Toilet
Yes, 12v macerater
Entertainment
Stereo, tv
Air-Con
2 x split system Daikin
Galley
Barbeque, microwave, double stainless sink, refridgerated water, 150 l fridge
Refrigeration
160 litre in galley plus 4.42 cubic meter underdeck
Freezer
2.72 cubic meter,
Stove
Microwave and barbeque
Hot Water
Yes
Ground Tackle
New winch, chain and anchor, 2019
Safety Gear
2 x life rafts, 12 x life jackets flares, epirb etc
Bilge Pumps
3 x 24v large capacity through manifold system
Life Raft
2
Epirb
406
Life Jackets
12
Flares
Yes
Fire Protection
3 x 3kg fire extinguishers, engine room fire suppresion requires service
Electrics
Wired 240vac, 9.5 kva Cummins genset, wired 24vdc and 12vdc. Separate battery banks with there own battery chargers. Large capacity Victron invertor, 5000w includes 120 amp battery charger. 4 x deep cycle house batteries, 2 x deep cycle instrument batteries, plenty of cabin and flood lighting throughout, all through new switchboards and wiring and isolaters. Dual controls and engine instruments.
Electronics / Navigation
Ritchie 80mm compass's, Furuno Gps/plotter/depth sounder in wheelhouse, Raymarine E120 gps plotter/radar, networked to operate on flybridge or wheelhouse. 72 mile radar, TMQ AP4 autopilot, Icom vhf transmitter, gme stereo/cd, Celestrial TV
Deck Gear
Wheel steerering in wheelhouse, joystick on flybridge dinghy and crane on roof, duckboard, live bait tanks, self draining cockpit
Remarks
Great sea boat handles rough conditions comfortably. You have to see this boat to appreciate how good it is, and the xtent of everything, almost new

CONTACT DETAILS
Dealer
Townsville Slipways Brokerage
Telephone
Address
Crn Plume & Palmer Street
City / Suburb
Townsville
State
QLD
Country
Australia
Website


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