Buehler 46 Gaff Ketch
AU $166,000 Or nearest offer Finance
51' - 15.54m
Hope Harbour QLD Insurance
Admired from afar, one could easily mistaken this majestic vessel as a traditional classic oldtimer. Upon closer inspection, her true beauty captivates the astute viewer. Launched in 2006 utilising the 1955 plans of George Buehler, a renowned shipbuilder from the Pacific Northwest of America, subsequently built to an enduring standard in New Zealand's best hardwoods showcasing the exemplary skill of timberworking in the modern day.
Te Aihe (Maori for The Dolphin)
51' - 15.54m
Hope Harbour Qld
RJ Berg, Dolphin Bay, New Zealand.
Cetol oiled Oak.
60HP Fordson shaft driven, freshwater cooled Diesel. Economic running at approx. 1 litre per nautical mile at 6 -8 knots.
Sail and skylight covers. Boom tent.
Two cabins, sleeps 6. Full headroom below decks.
Well planned. Saloon seats 6.
Plough with electric anchor winch, 70 metres of chain, 100 metres of rope.
6 x Lifejackets, 1 x EPIRB, 1 x Danbuoy, Flares, 3 x 4kg Fire Extinguishers.
12 volt and Shorepower. 4 x batteries. 2 x inverters.
Electronics / Navigation
Compass, Sounder, Autopilot, VHF Radio, TV and Stereo.
1 x main, 1 x mizzen, 2 x headsails, 1 x triatic.
Mast / Rigging
Traditional Rig with canvas sails. Timber bowsprit and spars, galvanised rigging with bronze turnbuckles and blocks.
4 x winches. Fenders, mooring lines.
Inspection encouraged. Capable of "crossing the ditch". Olde world charm with modern day technology. Her glory days are yet to come. Slipped and antifouled in July 2012.
Broker / Dealer
The Yacht Brokerage
Suite 8A 15 Tedder Ave
City / Suburb