Amel 54

Euro €450,000 Finance
54' 0" - 16.46m
Family, Cruising, Live Aboard
Vessel Location
French Polynesia Insurance
Launch Year
Hull Material

2005 Amel 54 Canopus 1V now for sale with DBY Boat Sales.

Recent model of this prestigious and renowned blue water cruiser.

Canopus IV is being prepared for a trans-Pacific delivery to Australia so is offered ready to cruise. She is initially offered in Tahiti for those interested in the deep Pacific experience.
She is being delivered in September via Fiji and New Caledonia to our offices in Australia or New Zealand.

Beautifully appointed with no expense spared on her inventory with emphasis on comfortable, self-sustained liveaboard with a high level of safety.

This design is a beautiful blend of comfort and performance. Performance is achieved easily and with minimal effort with electric furling sails all at the helmsman's fingertips.

Navigation electronics updated 2019.

Her hull design is graceful but powerful with long waterline and generous beam which is carried well aft.

Country Origin : France
Builder : Amel
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 900
Hull Construction Material : GRP
Deck Construction Material : Hand laminated fiberglass with segmented end grain balsa core. There are solid fiberglass laminated plates beneath all deck hardware.

Length (feet) : 53.9 feet
Length (m) : 17.2 m
Length Waterline (m) : 16.4 m
Beam/Width (feet) : 15ft 8 inch
Beam/Width (m) : 4.8 m
Draft (m) : 2.1 m
Draft (feet) : 6ft 9 inch

Keel/Ballast : 5.3 ton ballast
Displacement : 17500
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Standard : Volvo D3-110
Engine Hours : 4300
Horse Power (hp) : 110
Drive Type : Amel drive
Generator : Onan, 1300 hrs, 11 Kw.

Number of Batteries : 12.2 battery chargers (100amp and 30 amp).
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 900
Propeller : Feathering 3 blade
Bow Thruster : 12 Kw retractable

Accomodation Notes : 2 cabin layout. 2 double and 3 single. Washing machine.
Portside front cabin: 1 large double berth (1,40m) with lee cloth. Hanging locker, shelves, book cases, storage space under the berth and sole, reading lamps and utility lights, air conditioning and heat, 1 opening overhead hatch and 1 side opening porthole Starboard front cabin : Upper and lower single berths with lee clothes. Shelves and storage spaces. Reading lamps and utility lights, air-conditioning, 1 opening overhead hatch and 1 side opening porthole. Dry storage space beneath the sole. Common heating with the other front cabin.

Passage way cabin: Comfortable single berth with lee cloth, shelves, book case, and storage. Opening porthole to cockpit. Starting and house battery storage under the berth in a watertight/vapor-tight compartment.

Aft cabin: Private and spacious owner's stateroom with exceptional ventilation and natural light. Center-line double berth is fitted with removable lee protections and easily tilts up on pressurized gas cylinders to access dry storage as well as the rudder quadrant and the ship's lockable safe below, nightstands port and starboard. Two hanging lockers. Desk/dressing table with drawer and mirror. Forward head/vanity/shower: One piece laminated modular assembly (easy to clean). Sink with mixer tap, separate stall shower. Storage, shelves, mirror, towel rack Electric toilet 24V with freshwater flushing. (80l holding tank).

220V washing machine (4 kg) and separate 220V dryer, 1 opening overhead hatch Aft head/vanity/shower: One piece laminated modular assembly (easy to clean). Washbasin with mixer tap, separate stall shower with opening overhead hatch directly over the shower stall. Electric toilet with freshwater flush w/holding tank 80l. 1 cabin side opening porthole

Salon: U-shaped dinette on the portside with easy access incorporating a horizontally articulating oval table, shelves, book cases, generous dry storage space under dinette, armchairs and sole. Watertight bulkhead with watertight door, 2 armchairs on starboard, storage for glasses and bottles. Hand rails, 1 large opening overhead hatch and 4 fixed side portlights in the hull sides All the soles are non-skid with the look of teak and holly. Navigation station: Large L-shaped chart table. Storage for charts and guides, drawers, shelves and a bookcase. Complete documentation of Amel 54 in 6 volumes. Electronic navigation instruments are fitted to a removable shelf assembly for easy access to the wiring, fully adjustable seat with backrest. Hanging locker w/ shelf over the top.

Number of Berths : 7
Number of Showers : 2
Number of Toilets : 3
Toilet Type : Electric
Air Conditioning : 3 zones
Number of TVs : Nil

Galley Notes : U shaped galley, two large top loading 24V deep freezers. 24V stainless steel front loading refrigerator. 220V dish-washer. 220V microwave/convection oven. 220V Nespresso coffee machine. Gas stove w/ fume & heat extractor hood, 4 burners and also an oven/grill fitted on gimbals with a s/s safety bar, shelves, storage, drawers for flatware and cooking utensils. Tableware and ustensiles for 8 people. Stainless steel double sink w/ Corian countertop AMEL freshwater gauge (160 l/h) with float. Freshwater tank capacity 900l. 24V and 220V main electrical panels.

Stove : Yes
Refrigeration : 1
Number of Freezers : 2
Number of Sinks : 2

Anchor / Winch : 2 x anchors (Wasi, Delta)
Mast/Rigging : Amel ketch rigging with electric command.
Sail Inventory : 4 tri-radial sails: genoa (new 2019), main, mizzen and mizzen jib Gennaker 2018 AMEL 24V main mast electric reefing & furling w/complete manual backup system.

Electric jib reefing & furling w/complete manual backup system BAMAR 24v. AMEL mizzen mast manual reefing & furling system BAMAR 24v. 1 whisker pole w/complete rigging 6 self-tailing winches (3 electric) Stainless steel stemhead/bow roller configured for 2 anchors and a mooring line Vertical 24V capstan for chain & rope w/control from both helm & foredeck Chain counter Lexmark in cockpit for starboard windlass.

Electrics : 3 main electrical systems : 220V system: ONAN 4 cylinder, 1500 rpm diesel generator, 11kW Shore power connection with cable and inlet on the transom Mastervolt converter 220/24V 2500 watts 24V house service system: The house battery bank has 630 amps available in 24V (12 batteries) 12V engine system: 1 starting battery 12V, 105 amps, with 1 alternator 12V, 110 amp/h Inverter 12V/220V 2500W Solar panels: 2 panels 190w 24V (2016) installed in 2016 on stainless structure

Electronics Navigation : Raymarine AXIOM 12 (new 2019) inside Raymarine AXIOM 9 plotter (2017) in the cockpit Radar Raymarine Quantum (new 2019) GPS Furuno GP 39 (2018) VHF Furuno 2721ASN NAVTEX Furuno NX300 AIS Raymarine 650 (2014) VHF portable B&G Hydra central navigation unit with Sonic Speed (including 1 GFD at the navigation station + 4 individual analog displays at the helm station) Autopilot Raymarine 7000 (linear, control board in the cockpit) Second autopilot Raymarine Raymarine ACU 400 (installed in parallel in 2017)

Stereo system includes a combined radio AM/FM and 10-CD player, an amplifier, a Bose sound system in the saloon (2 satellite speakers and 1 subwoofer), and 2 watertight Maxima speakers in the cockpit. Magnetic compass mounted at the helm station. Chronometer and barometer at the navigation station. Satellite phone Iridium with outside antenna (2016).

Dinghy : Highfield CL380 (2017). Aluminum rigid bottom. Suzuki HB 15 hp (2017) with 25L gas tank. The stainless davits support dinghy and engine during sailing.
Safety Gear : Zodiac 6 person liferaft. Fire extinguishers, IOR, life vests, flares, life lines. EPIRB Simrad EG50 (2014).
Covers : Comfortable & weather protected central cockpit w/hard dodger w/folding bimini, stainless steel bows, opening plexi windshields
Watermaker / De-Sal : 160L/ hour
GPS : Furuno GP 39 (2018)

Vessel Name : CANOPUS IV

For sale with DBY Boat Sales Pittwater Office in Newport. Please call +61 2 9999 3311 for an inspection. For additional high resolution photos and detailed inventory, please email sales@dbyboatsales. Com. Au.

Euro €450,000    Finance    Insurance
Boat Reference
Launch Year
54' 0" - 16.46m
Vessel Location
French Polynesia
South Pacific
Hull Material

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