Custom


Price
AU $128,000 Finance
Currency
Length
41' 0" - 12.50m
Vessel Location
Manly (Brisbane) QLD Insurance
Launch Year
1964 approximate
Hull Material
Timber

Plank on laminated frame.. 41 ft carvel timber classic cruiser.
41 ft loa x 13 ft 3 beam x 4 ft 8 inch draft [laden]
GREAT LOOKING VESSEL, AND IT IS AS GOOD, OR BETTER THAN IT LOOKS.
This hull has been completely and heavily fibreglassed under the water line

If you are considering some isolation..... What a magnificent boat to do it in.

MAJOR REBUILD / RESTORATION /UPGRADE in 1995, SO MUCH SO THAT THE 1964 LAUNCH DATE IS ALL BUT IRRELAVANT, and in the past 5 years under the current owner ship, it has been taken to a point where it now in AMAZING condition. SO LONG, now has a high degree of engine and systems Reliability. Completely two pack painted last year. [ nice job professionally done]

Full walk around and shade with port and starboard doors. [DRY BILGE] completely repainted internals

The current owners have been living aboard very comfortably for the past 5 as they have brought this vessel up to where it can only be described as a real GEM.

New fuel and water tanks in 1995 [ filtered fresh water system. ]
Vessel completely re plumbed. All new ball valves/ Sea strainers and thru hulls fittings replaced.
New 24 volt re wiring through out the entire vessel.
All new quality electronics upgrade.
Spares, spares and more spares. All full tool kit that is specific to the main engine is thrown in.
All engine liquids, paints and important bits stay with the vessel.

Major recent engine service including coolant change, impeller change, heat ex changer service, injector and pump service, and so on.

Diesel Fuel polishing system with Scintix fuel flow meter, and monitoring system
Shower and toilet at deck level to large holding tank. Plus grey water tank

Another full shower and toilet below that serves as an em suite to the forward sleeping cabin.

Thanks to the diligence of the current owners, this boat is absolutely ready to go. What a great time to get away from crowds and just drop out for a while. [huge fridge capacity ] 300 litres and solar panels that keep up with the charging. Owner advises that the genset only needs to be started every few days, and in some conditions that can go out to 8 days.
So long comes with a current credible and valid survey from a reputable surveyor


Price
AU $128,000    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
So Long
Launch Year
1964 approximate
Length
41' 0" - 12.50m
Beam
4 metres
Draft
1.4 metres
Displacement
20 approx
Vessel Location
Manly (brisbane) Qld
Region
Queensland
Designer
Botterill and Frazer [ Melbourne]
Builder
Phoenix boat yard Launceston Tasmania
Hull Material
Timber
Decks Material
Laid beach 62 x 30 mil thick over 18 mill marine ply. Decks new in 1995 [ excellent condition]
Engine
G M 6 Cyl inline 671 160 hp. [ Big slow revving engine] much loved and maintained. Alison gearbox completely rebuilt in 2015 by Key Power systems in Mackay
Engine Make
Detroit
Number Engines
1
Horsepower
160 real horses
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
2500 since new
Engine Hours (2nd Engine)
Na
Fuel Consumption
Around 12 litres per hour at cruise revs
Max Speed
9.5 knots
Cruise Speed
7.5 to 8 knots
Propulsion
57 mill stainless shaft driving 3 blade 600 mill bronze prop. [ Big commercial shaft support brackets]
Thrusters
N A
Genset
Kubota 6.5 KVA
Fuel
2 x 600 litres 1200 in total [ new steel tanks with inspections in 1995] Spotless condition.
Water
New water tanks in 1995. Custom made in Stainless steel 2 x 400 litres with a total of 800 litres
Dinghy
Swift rib 2.5 metre
Covers
Side cover /cockpit covers/ fore deck cover /privacy cover all in as new condition plus doors are screened
Accommodation
This is a beautiful boat just to be on. Very comfortable and well laid out. There is a shower and toilet [ Tecma] at deck level.
and a full ensuite with new Tecma toilet to service the forward sleeping cabin.
. One double sleeping cabin forward.
New Hatch in forward sleeping cabin with sliding screens / or block out fitted fitted
The settee berthis a large single, which quickly converts to a train carriage style berth for over night guests, and the table drops for a double if needed.
Large ventilation fan in forward sleeping cabin.
Great galley with laminate bench tops.
3 burner Smev stove with oven and grill.
The galley is on the aft end of the saloon and can serve the cockpit and saloon easily.

Opening windows all around with hopper window up front. Great ventilation with windows and doors able to be open in the rain.

All new L E D lighting through out the entire vessel with under bench mood and night lighting

Suade upholstery in very good condition and new panelled flooring.
Full size chart table with good storage under.
All opening ports in good working order [ no leaks]
Shower
2 x hot and cold with 45 litre Kuuma hot water service replaced in 2016
Entertainment
Stereo
Refrigeration
OZE Fridge 300 litre eutectic fridge with digital controls / Fresh water cooled
Plus 300 litre heavily insulated ice box in Tiller flat [ could be refrigerated]
Hot Water
Kuuma 45 litre [ new in 2016]
Ground Tackle
Very heavy duty Jack and Heinz 30 volt electric E / 4M [ look them up on the net... Top quality] U S made
11 mill chain x 80 metres [ yes 11 mill] connected to as new 40 K G Sarka anchor with 40 KG delta spare

Very heavy duty anchor gear in first class condition.
Safety Gear
4 x harness type self inflating life preservers
Bilge Pumps
1 x Whale gulper 24 volt. 1 x rule 200 GPH. 1x 1 1/4 engine driven pump 1 x Whale super gulper
Epirb
Current
Flares
Current
Fire Protection
4 in total.. All in test. They range from 2.25 KG in saloon to 1 KG in tiller flat
Electrics
24 volt.
Vessel has been completely re wired for 24 volt, and the 240 volt wiring is to a high standard.
600 watt solar panels [ Sun power brand] This can run the boat at anchor for 3 or more days with out starting genset.
House batteries known as [ giant brand]. There are 4 x 6 volt 550 amp hour batteries
Cranking = 4 x 12 volt Stollway start batteries
Victron Skylla 80 amp charger.
Solar management by 50 / 100 MPPT Victron
Electronics / Navigation
Multi Function Simrad EVO 3 system 12 inch at lower helm station & 7 inch Simrad on the flybridge plus 4 G broadband radar system
& inch Simrad on flybridge... 4 g broadband radar system
Forward Scan Simrad X D CR Transducer [ down scan] dual frequency system monitor
Radar 25 mile
AP4 TMQ auto pilot with remote
Sounder x Simrad [ in multi function screen]
Deck Gear
Solid stainless rails
Remarks
To say that these owners are fussy and proud of their boat, is an under statement
To get a boat to this stage involves hundreds of thousands of dollars.
The best boat to buy is one that some one else has spent THEIR money on.
It is a pleasure to be involved with a vessel of this calibre.

Call Jim Stuart on 0411 604 059 to organise an inspection

CONTACT DETAILS
Dealer
Jim Stuart Marine
Telephone
Fax
07 3348 299
Address
183 Melville Terrace
City / Suburb
Manly (Brisbane)
State
QLD
Country
Australia
Website


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