Chivers 46


Price
AU $248,000 Huge price reduction Finance
Currency
Length
46' - 14.02m
Use
Cruising, Off-shore Fishing, Commercial
Vessel Location
Townsville QLD Insurance
Launch Year
1979
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP

URGENT SALE
FURTHER REDUCED... Owner says ALL REASONABLE OFFERS CONSIDERED
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CHIVERS CRAYBOAT FULL CABIN
An exceptional vessel with significant and continuing upgrades and refit over recent years. The owner has spent big to ensure quality. Whilst not currently in commercial survey the owner has upgraded and refitted to survey standards.
New items include:
2 new Cummins 6CTA8-3,430 horspower engines (2014)
New twin disc gearboxes and prop shafts and 4 blade props
New exhaust systems, fuel systems and tanks
New electrical wiring throughout, switchboards etc, including 240vac, 24vdc, and 12vdc, separate battery banks with their own battery chargers
New 9.5kva cummins genset
New stainless life railings, watertight bulkheads, manifold sytem for bilge pumps,
New electronics include 72 mile radar, Raymarine E 120 combo gps chartplotter, radar, networked between wheelhouse and flybridge. Autopilot, vhf transmitters
Wheel steering in wheelhouse, joystick control on flybridge.
Custom made bow sprit and anchor winch set up, including new chain and anchor, (2019).
The main engines have run only a little over 120 hours up to October 2020

Some additional features include:
3 cameras in the engine room which are able to be monitored on the multipurpose gps plotter screens
Walk in 4.42cubic meter underdeck fridge, and a 2.72 cubic meter freezer.
Live bait tanks are located in aft deck.
Self draining cockpit
Alloy punt on roof has an 18hp Tohatsu outboard and a new launching/retreival hoist
Extensive safety equipment 2 life rafts for ten people, 3 x 3kg fire extinguishers'
Shade covers all around cockpit and flybridge
2 x split system airconditioners fo flybridge and wheelhouse
Deck arera easily converts into large entertainment area.


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. Warrantees log book and manuals are available for inspection. All work done to survey standard.
A very practical boat, this vessel has previously been in commercial survey and would ideally suit a fishing club, charter business or corporate entertainer as well as for a family. Owner will discuss any purchase propositions and could look at property swap. MUST SELL

The above information has been compiled by TSBS from information provided by the owner, whilst all care is taken TSBS accepts no responsibility or liability for any errors or inaccuracies which may appear on this site. This information is to be used as a guide only. Purchasers need to make and rely on their own enquiries and independent expert advice.


Price
AU $248,000 Huge price reduction    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
Ripple
Launch Year
1979
Length
46' - 14.02m
Beam
3.9
Draft
1.4
Displacement
22 tonne
Vessel Location
Townsville Qld
Region
Queensland
Registration
SL009Q
Rego Expiry
19/02/2021
Builder
Chivers, Esperance W. A.
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Decks Material
Aluminium Superstructure
Engine
6CTA8-3 with twin disc gearboxes, along with new shafts, seals, 4-blade prop (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 prop
Genset
9.5 kva Cummins
Fuel
1800 litres in two tanks
Water
440 litres
Dinghy
Aluminium punt
Outboard
18 HP Tohatsu
Covers
Shade covers and clears around flybridge, shade covers around cockpit
Accommodation
4 x single beds forward, dinette converts to double, 2 singles on flybridge, huge deck area for swags etc
Cabins
3
Berths
8
Shower
Hot and Cold
Toilet
12v Macerator
Entertainment
Stereo, TV
Air-Con
Daikin split system X 2
Galley
Roomy open galley, includes double S/S sink, microwave, 150l fridge, refridgerated water
Refrigeration
160 litre fridge in galley plus 4.42m under deck walk in
Freezer
2.72 cubic meter seperate under deck walk in
Stove
Microwave and BBQ
Hot Water
Yes
Ground Tackle
New winch, chain and anchor (2019)
Safety Gear
2 x liferafts, 12 x lifejackets, flares, epirb etc
Bilge Pumps
3 x 24v large capacity through manifold system
Life Raft
2
Epirb
Expires Nov 2026
Life Jackets
Yes 12+
Flares
Yes
Fire Protection
3 x fire extinguishers, engine room fire supression system
Electrics
Wired 240vac, 9.5 kva Cummins genset, wired 24vdc and 12vdc. Separate battery banks with their 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
Remarks
Great sea boat handles rough conditions comfortably.
To appreciate the extent of the maintenance and upgrades an inspection is a must. Please call 0438318149 or 0747214472 top arrange a lookover this amazing vessel.

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


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