Defiance 30 Defiance 30 - new gear box!


Price
AU $19,995 Firm
Currency
Length
30' 0" - 9.15m
Use
Leisure, Cruising, Racing
Vessel Location
Scarborough QLD Insurance
Launch Year
1978 approximate
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Presentation

Sparkman & Stephens design built in Melbourne (circa 1978) by Jack Savage along the same lines as the larger S&S 34 with an enviable reputation for its sea kindly sailing ability. Survey Classified B - "OFFSHORE": Designed for offshore voyages where conditions up to, and including, wind force 8 and significant wave heights up to, and including 4 metres may be experienced.

Defiance 30s are ideal for cruising as they are well-known for their seaworthiness. "Amazing Grace" is a mast head rigged sloop and keel stepped.

She has had regular upgrades to her equipment levels and these include a new main 2011, a new furler and #1 headsail 2012, the 15hp Kubota shaft diesel was rebuilt 2004, with head and heat exchanger rebuilt 2019 in addition new engine instrumentation was installed 2019. New shaft and feathering prop added 2011, the dodger and cockpit bimini were replaced 2013. Aprox 20 hours on Kubota since serious work and upgrades in 2019.

The vessel features s/s davits holding a Stefan RIB with Mercury 3.3hp 2 stroke in great condition. Also 85W solar panel and wind generator, in addition there is a TMC electric toilet with holding tank, GPS plotter, sounder, tiller auto pilot, VHF radio, CD stereo, Lewmar electric anchor winch, cockpit BBQ, and more.

Comes various spares.

Owner buying larger boat.

Please call first for an appointment to inspect.

See YouTube clip for boat walk through.

FYI - this is an older boat - so is being sold "as is".

https://www. Youtube. Com/watch?v=UJjckHXrT5A&t=29s


Price
AU $19,995 Firm       Insurance
Vessel Name
Amazing Grace
Launch Year
1978 approximate
Length
30' 0" - 9.15m
Beam
3.05m
Draft
1.76m
Displacement
4500 kgs
Keel / Ballast
Fin keel
Vessel Location
Scarborough Qld
Region
Queensland
HIN
AUWWA077439
Registration
NW596Q
Rego Expiry
25/07/2021
Designer
Sparkman & Stephens
Builder
Jack Savage
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Decks Material
GRP
Engine
Kubota 11.2kW (15 H. P. )
Engine Make
Kubota
Number Engines
1
Horsepower
15hp
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
15 hours on 2019 rebuild
Engine Hours (2nd Engine)
Last service 7/19
Fuel Consumption
2.0 litres per hour
Max Speed
8 knots
Cruise Speed
5 knots
Fuel
50 litres
Water
150 litres
Dinghy
Stephen 1.5m
Outboard
Mercury 3.3 - 2 stroke
Covers
Main sail cover with easy jack
Cabins
2 - main cabin & v-berth
Berths
Can sleep 5 - 2 vee, 2 settes, 1 quarter
Shower
Nil
Toilet
Electric with holding tank 40l
Entertainment
CD stereo
Air-Con
No
Galley
Chart table ice box, single sink with pump and electric access to 3 water tanks.
Refrigeration
New 12volt 22 litre portable fridge/freezer
Freezer
No
Stove
New alcohol stove
Water-Maker
No
Hot Water
No
Ground Tackle
Sarka #4 anchor with 50m 8mm chain with electric winch
Safety Gear
Various life jackets, fire extinguishers, bilge and water pumps, EPIRB, deck jack stays
Bilge Pumps
1 electric
Life Raft
No
Epirb
Yes - in date
Life Jackets
Various
Flares
Yes - in date
Fire Protection
Fire blanket plus fire extinguishers x 2
Electrics
3 batteries, 85w solar panel, wind generator, BEP switch board with circuit breakers, SimMarine power monitor
Electronics / Navigation
New Standard Horizon VHF with AIS, mini-Ipad with Navigation package loaded, Garmin Etrex 10, back up VHF Icom, back up, NavMan Tracker 500 plotter, Navman Sounder, Raytheon tiller pilot
Sail Inventory
New main 2011, new #1 headsail on new furler 2012 + spare #1,2 spare headsails, spinnaker with new sock
Mast / Rigging
Aluminum spars, s/s rigging - new forestay 2012 - general rigging approx 11 years old.
Deck Gear
S/s davits, winches to suit
Remarks
2019 / 2020 refit to date (refits will continue until sold, as yacht is sailed often)

New forward winlass control installed.
New Galley pump with 2 x water filters installed.
Galley water plumbing completing replaced.
New alcohol stove.
New ground tackle with new bow sprit - Sarca #4 with 50m 8mm chain on Kong swivel
New VHF/AIS Horizon VHF GX2200E
New SimMarine smart battery monitor
All lights replaced with LED
New LED cabin lights
New steaming, anchor, and deck flood light installed
New Raymarine wind instruments installed
New clock and barometer
New main anderson winch installed
Auto Pilot LED screen replaced
New engine instrumentation
New davit lines for dinghy
New jib sheet and main sheet running rigging
New ATN sock with rigging
New horseshoe strern life preserver
New rudder pin replaced
All cushions re-covered 2019
New Carpet 2019
New below deck bilge covers
New map reading light for nav desk
New Sirocco fan in main saloon
New forward hatch cover

2020 refit to date

New 12volt 22 litre portable fridge/freezer
VX-6R/E Submersible Transceiver
New Standard Horizon HX300E Handheld Floating VHF Marine Radio
New foot pump for dinghy
New Ronstan winch handles x 2
New 1" prop shaft anode replaced
5/20 - Propspeed entire running gear (see picture)
5/20 - New cutless bearing
5/20 - New anti-foul (see picture)
New refurbished gear box by Marine Diesel

Boat is " as is/where is" being offered for sale.

CONTACT DETAILS
Name
Michael Freauf
Telephone
City / Suburb
Scarborough
State
QLD
Country
Australia


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