Classic 56ft Round Bilge Steel Ketch


Price
AU $55,000 Negotiable Finance
Currency
Length
56' 0" - 17.07m
Use
Cruising
Vessel Location
Hastings Victoria Insurance
Launch Year
1980 approximate
Hull Material
Steel

Classic 56ft Round Bilge Steel Ketch
Complete the dream and own a vessel with truly exceptional sea keeping capabilities and classic style
Sweeping raised bow, full length keel, pilot house and canoe stern.
Built extremely strong with safety in mind.
Designed by Naval Architect Ron Wilson from Cockatoo Naval Dock Yards
Plate professionally rolled and welded with all steel bulkheads
14ft beam and 7ft draft with a dry weight of 38 Tonnes
Prior the layup was a fully operational, live aboard motor vessel. Requires blast/painting, engine service, rudder and prop shaft refit, hatch replacement and new batteries to enter the water again. Live aboard while you work on her and then sail away.
Powered by a Perkins 6.354 Marine Diesel 120 Bhp, with low hours and dry exhaust gives 9 knots. Prop size has been adjusted to give a higher speed.
Twin Disc MG 507 Marine Transmission only 9 hours usage from new
This vessel is offered for sale with most of the rigging components including masts, booms, mast heads, 4 self furling systems for behind mast, turnbuckles, pulleys, rigging design plans and many other spares and accessories. For a complete photographic inventory please follow the link below

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For a full virtual tour follow the link below
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Inspection by appointment at Westernport Marina Hastings

Price $55,000 AUD all inclusive. Negotiable

2 large inbuilt steel fuels tanks either side of engine bay with inspection covers
ISUZU 3KC1 Generator 10 KVA, Yanmar Backup Generator both yet to be installed. Complete with alternators and compressors all marinized ready to go
Currently set up to sleep 7
Forward Cabin with high double birth single possible underneath, teak lined
State Room mid ships with double birth, wash basin and huge storage
Bunk Room with 2 singles, one that can fold down with good storage capacity
Bathroom equipped with toilet, large laundry sink and well appointed shower with exhaust fan
Large open plan saloon with seating for nine, 5 around dinning table
Interior roof is fully lined and insulated
11 non opening port holes provide plenty of natural lighting with SS frames and armor plate glass
Fully equipped galley with 4 Burner Gas stove, oven and exhaust fan, large sink and bar fridge
Large fresh water storage capacity in several fibre glass tanks under the saloon floor
Pilot house has a single berth with all weather hydraulic helm position with a large traditional wooden wheel
Pilot house windows have SS Frames with amor plate glass. Centre window is curved Lexan (replacement required)
Stern Cabin set up as full standing workshop and lazarette for steering equipment including manual and auto pilot hydraulic pumps and rudder control cylinders
Massive deck area with high secure SS railing and all SS Chain plates welded in position
Forward Chain Locker with chain and electric horizontal winch system and spare Nilsson vertical
Large rope locker forward of the pilot house with 80kg Plow Anchor
Outside Helm position with second hydraulic pump and large SS steering wheel
Keel is separated into 14 water tight compartments filled with lead and steel shot with some available capacity for more if required.
Shore power connection via isolation transformer connected to lighting and power points through out
Secondary lighting is provided by 24/12 volt battery system


Price
AU $55,000 Negotiable    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
Rickshaw
Launch Year
1980 approximate
Length
56' 0" - 17.07m
Beam
14ft
Draft
7ft
Displacement
38 Tonnes Dry
Keel / Ballast
Lead and Steel Shot
Vessel Location
Hastings Victoria
Region
Victoria
Rego Expiry
09/04/2000
Designer
Naval Architec Ron Wilson
Hull Material
Steel
Decks Material
Steel
Engine
6 Cylinder 6.354 Marine Diesel
Engine Make
Perkins
Number Engines
1
Horsepower
120 Bhp
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
Low
Fuel Consumption
12 litres/hour approx
Max Speed
9 Knots plus
Cruise Speed
8 Knots
Propulsion
Single Screw
Genset
ISUZU 10 KVA and Yanmar Backup
Fuel
2000 Approx
Water
1500 litres approx
Accommodation
Foward Cabin Double
Stateroom Double
Bunk Room 2 Singles
Pilot House 1 Single
Cabins
4
Berths
7
Shower
1
Toilet
1
Air-Con
None
Galley
Large Open Galley
Refrigeration
Bar Fridge
Stove
4 Burner with oven
Hot Water
None
Ground Tackle
Chain and 80kg Plow Anchor
Electric Horizontal Winch with spare vertical
Bilge Pumps
3
Electronics / Navigation
Course Master Auto Helm Pump
Sail Inventory
Storm Jib only
Mast / Rigging
Main and Mizzen Mast and Boom Sections
Mast Heads
4 x Self Furling Systems
Turn Buckles and more
Not yet fitted
Refer Link to photo inventory
Deck Gear
Stainless Steel Chain Plates welded into postion

CONTACT DETAILS
Name
Ross
Telephone
City / Suburb
Melbourne
State
VIC
Country
Australia


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