Handsome craft sat at her Hamble moorings (she has been moved to Gosport now - November 2019)
Good deep Vee forward and carries medium vee aft, Well respected seakeeping and ageless look.
drop down boarding ladder, hatch over electric windlass,
Mahogany side timber badges ahev just been cleaned and re-varnished
window frames look excellent, and note the nice big drains.
Smart cappings, and smoked perspex panels
transom gate access to draining cockpit, Decent Heavy "D" rubber fender all round
cut in aft platform, (
Scandinavian design so aft anchor catered for, and an external shower locker.
smart mahogany cockpit cappings above stainless edged Smoked perspex dodgers,
ALL new cockpit Synthetic Teak just fitted summer 2019,
aft deck lockers are moulded grp trays, and forward give access to lareg store
note moulded recess for life belts each side.
port side, shore connection, and remote greasers to rudders, alos generator start panel.
Starboard fire extinguisher with general storage. Loom how clean the Teak is..
note part one registered number board.
Screen covers stored aft,
huge storeage and access aft to steering kit etc
Life raft and extra fuel tank just visible.
aft to port, 3 kva generator in cacoon,
Looking aft, access to rudder tops, and emergency tiller bar clipped up, you can just see the sweeps of the stainless exhaust elbows which take the exhaust down to under water exhaust pods behind the transom. (less noise.. less soot)
mast is hinged,
release to mast, and note solid s/s rails all round
Wing mast has lights under for cockpit, remote searchligth etc.
Life raft sits in a cradle on flybridge,
upper helm station, Twin lever controls
forward , note walk through drop down pullpit ladder
Starboard side on flybridge, typical Storebro with drinks and bottle holders in Mahogany..
view from flybridge aft , That new Teak looks fab.
port saloon from cockpit, usual stunning woodwork, and teak and holly floor
drop leaf table to starboard with settee for six..note co-pilot seat rolled to face aft..
lit drinks locker, and ample stowage, note grab handle cut in to laminated fiddle rails
MORE quality woodwork where ever you look, roller door under helm seat
TYPICAL Storebro design, the engine Expansion bottles are lifted in to this under seat locker to make life easy,
after most floor hatch, exposes Clear to raw water strainers and fuel primary filters.
helm station set to port,
Business like electrical installation,
clever overhead instrument pod design that drops down on chains..recent Stereo, and furuno navtex
Slots for heated screen demister system Note laminated instrument pod, and all laminated surrounds and mouldings, beautiful work
first view of engines,
starboard lump fully exposed with lift out alloy frames. look at the heavy box girder hull contruction, Water lubricated shaft exits with conventional packed glands
looking across to port side,
better view of that shaft exit, and note recent seacocks. Battery charger blue box
light above raw water strainers, and change over gates to control cables
when her last owner had her he used to run from Shetland to Norway so was big on good servicing and clean engineroom,
co-pilot seat rolled forward and again some more grab holds. BIG opening side windows
sliding helm seat, with hinge up padded foot rest/step..
neat snug dinette set below to port opposite galley, this will drop to a berth, lockers under seats,
bit of lining here could do with replacement, but this is just cosmetic and me be picky !
Galley, Sorry over exposed photo,
good neat stowage all round
very nice crockery drawer storage, with lift drop locks.
battery switches etc.under top step
easy clean bilges and more evidence of massive strong girder system note lift drop drawers under dinette floor,
Sliding door to fore cabin
heads set to starboard, electric heads
port side fore cabin, lockers beauifully built,
same to starboard, vented hanging locker witch also has natural light from window
port side seperate shower cubicle,
en-suite door from Forecabin,
insect screens for all hatches, stored in locker
side power bow thruster accessed under berth,
VERY smart and well proportioned craft, she looks every bit the quality build she is, and must be one of the best examples of this model available.
Grotty photo sorry, but this shows, the big powerful tabs each side, and the exhaust pod tails aft of each rudder,