EXPEDITION  

Price
NZ $1,190,000 Plus GST if applicable Need Finance?
Length
93' 10" - 28.60m
Location
Auckland, New Zealand Need Insurance?
Year
1980
Hull Material
Steel

Price
NZ $1,190,000 Plus GST if applicable    Need Finance? Need Insurance?
Description: Expedition
This professional conversion of a classic naval vessel is now on the market offering all options for a South Pacific Lifestyle. Takapu 2' was originally built for the New Zealand Navy as a patrol vessel. The current owners completed an extensive refit working with a Marine architect, interior designer and professional boat builders. The conversion resulted in a superyacht standard interior and maintained the high level of naval engineering and mechanical systems. This is a comfortable, capable and economical vessel having cruised extensively throughout the South Pacific. Twin engines greatly assist the ease of handling by just two people and Flume tank stabilisation also minimizes roll both at sea and at anchor. She currently provides a marvelous four bedroom luxury 'down town waterfront home' and additionally operates as a charter vessel to the corporate market. As a business it offers the advantages to maximise tax incentives such as all depreciation and operating costs. This is truly an opportunity to purchase a luxury vessel plus a well established business with lifestyle and financial return.

Region
New Zealand
Location
Auckland, New Zealand
Reference
665649
Year
1980
Builder
Whangarei Engineering NZ
Length
93' 10" - 28.60m
Beam
6.2m (20ft)
Draft
2.4m (8ft)
Displacement
120 tons
Hull Material
Steel
Deck Material
Aluminium
Engine
2 x Cummins C KT 1150x 330 hp each Cruising speed: 9.5 knots (12.5 knots sprint speed) Range: 3,500 nautical miles at cruising speed of 9.5 knots
Number Engines
2
Genset
1 × Cummins 50kw, 1 × Northern Lights generator/Victron inverter combo 19kw
Fuel
16,000 litres (3,500 imp gallons; 4,200 American gallons)
Accommodation
A spacious master suite plus accommodation for six guests in 3 double berths all with ensuites and 2m headroom. Additionally 4 single berths, 4 showers, 4 heads
All cabins are equipped with modern LCD screen with DVD and CD player and an extensive DVD and CD library. The book library includes over 500 titles

Charter
Guests (day trips): 49
Guests (overnight): 6

Amenities and Extras
Takapu 2 is equipped with a full range of water toys and equipment including a 14ft rigid aluminium tender with 50hp outboard, small inflatable tender, water skis, ski biscuit, 2 kayaks, Dive gear and compressor, snorkelling gear, bikes, windsurfer and crayfish pots. Entertainment facilities onboard include: 42 inch Plasma TV in main saloon with premium sound system 30 inch LCD on aft deck and LCD in guest cabins all with DVD players. Communications equipment includes Cellular Mobile Phone, Internet (mobile access), Internal Phone, SSB Radios and VHF

3 x TV, DVD player, Sony stereo, Sony CD, iPod capable, surround sound, Sat TV tracker, 2 x hubs and switches and printer and computer. 2 x 600 watt powered outdoor speakers and mixer
Galley
Main deck location, oven, 4 burner electric stove, microwave, pressure water system, hot water system, commercial oven, double dish drawer, auto coffee machine, toaster, bread maker, washing machine and dryer.
Refrigeration
3 x fridges, 3 x freezers
Dinghy
4.2 m Alloy
Outboard
50 hp Yamaha
Ground Tackle
Bruce 180kg Main anchor, Maxwell anchor winch, 120 kg spare anchor, 10 x fenders.
Safety Gear
1 life raft, 4 flares, 2 EPIRB, 8 fire extinguishers, 60 life jackets, 1 Dan bouy
16 watertight compartments
10 x void spaces/tankage below cabin deck floor,
7 x watertight compartments thru cabins and engine spaces
Saloon deck fully watertight
Automatic computer control of many of the ships functions

2 x 2 man Kayak, paddle board, wind surfer, dive compressor.
Electrics
24 v, 240 v, 400 v, 4 x 3kw inverter, 4 x battery chargers, shore power, 1040@ 24 v total amp hours, 1 x 50 kw, 10 kw genset, 3 sets of batteries, Wof expires 2017, water maker 240 L /hr
Electronics
Lowrance Ag Radar, Lowrance Ag chart plotter, 2 x rudder angle indicator, 3 x GPS, Sestrel x 1, Furuno x 2 GPS, Lowrance x 1, Comnav auto pilot, Krup Atlas x 1 and Lowrance x 1 depth sounder, Plastimio barometer

Radios: Navman x 1 and hand held VHF, Icom Ul710Nz SSB

1 station, Hydraulic Wagner power steer
Remarks
Overview:

This professional conversion of a classic naval vessel is now on the market offering all options for a South Pacific Lifestyle.

'Takapu 2' was originally built for the New Zealand Navy as a patrol vessel. The current owners completed an extensive refit working with a Marine architect, interior designer and professional boat builders. The conversion resulted in a superyacht standard interior and maintained the high level of naval engineering and mechanical systems. This is a comfortable, capable and economical vessel having cruised extensively throughout the South Pacific. Twin engines greatly assist the ease of handling by just two people and Flume tank stabilisation also minimizes roll both at sea and at anchor.

She currently provides a marvelous four bedroom luxury 'down town waterfront home' and additionally operates as a charter vessel to the corporate market. As a business it offers the advantages to maximise tax incentives such as all depreciation and operating costs. This is truly an opportunity to purchase a luxury vessel plus a well established business with lifestyle and financial return.

Specifications:

Technical specifications
Takapu 2 is a 28.6 metre (94ft) luxury expedition-style motor yacht, offering a stable and serene environment for relaxed cruising and is also perfect for a wide variety of day or evening functions. The deck space and indoor/outdoor flow is excellent. Located Aft is a large boarding platform which provides easy access for swimming, boarding and access to the water toys. Deck shower and day head are also conveniently located nearby on the main deck. The extremely spacious aft deck is ideal for al fresco dining and refreshments, with barbeque, outdoor bar and sun loungers for relaxing in or out of the sun. The interior is equally as functional and elegant with rich timber, hand crafted joinery and comfortable seating.

Certification: Maritime Safety Authority of New Zealand. MSA number 130088

Tankage 7000 L steel water tank, black 3000 L and 2000 L holding tank
Stabilisation: Flume stability tank

General Equipment: large commercial glass door fridge, bar, large fishing bench and saltwater wash down, dive compressor, 3 x clocks

Additional Equipment: In survey through to August 2015
Ships crane - 900kg HIAB crane
Full workshop with Lathe and drill press
Panasonic Aircon, heat pump
Large range, engine spares and gaskets
Laundry, Air conditioning and heating; Watermaker

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SELLER DETAILS
Broker / Dealer
SeaBoats
Telephone
Fax
64 3 337 6259
Address
PO Box 6261
City
North Sydney
State
NSW
Country
Australia
Website


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