SEARLE AUX MOTOR SAILER  

Price
AU $95,000 Huge price reduction Need Finance?
Length
45' 0" - 13.72m
Location
RIVERGLEN MARINA, MURRAY BRIDGE S. A. Need Insurance?
Year
1929
Hull Material
Timber
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Price
AU $95,000 Huge price reduction    Need Finance? Need Insurance?
Description: Searle aux motor sailer Encumbrance Check?
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"PARA" is a classic auxiliary motor sailor with a great history. Built as a pleasure craft in 1929 for a successful Adelaide printer by Searles of Port Adelaide for sea cruising S. A. Waters she is very strong with laminated ribs, jarrah bottom and New Zealand kauri topsides. Extensive renovations have been done recently and include much work that cannot be seen such as inner and outer stern bearings remanufactured, couplings and drive shaft and prop replacement so that you can cruise with confidence. The wheelhouse has been completely replaced looking the same as the original but using epoxy glue and marine ply bracings to improve the rigidity and water ingress.
The interior has been reconfigured bring in the head amidships from the foc'sle and adding a shower. There is a double V berth forward, a drop down dining table providing another double in the main saloon and 2 single berths. The galley and seating has been professionally remodelled, creating a more user friendly space but buit in keeping with the original timbers. New gas cooker with appropriate gas alarm and solenoid on gas bottle fully compliant.
Chain steering has been replaced with a Hydrive hydraulic system and a Coursemaster autopilot. Decks have been covered with 9mm ply epoxied on and covered with glass cloth and epoxy and the cabin tops with cloth and epoxy also. A marine Scania 145 hp diesel coupled to a Borg Warner hyd gearbox delivers a cruising speed of 8 to 9 knots.

Region
South Australia
Location
Riverglen Marina, Murray Bridge S. A.
Year
1929
Designer
R. T. Searles
Builder
R. T. Searles
Length
45' 0" - 13.72m
Beam
10 feet 8 inches
Draft
3 foot 6 inches
Displacement
N/a
Hull Material
Timber
Deck Material
NZ kauri covered with 9mm marine ply 12oz glass cloth and boatcote epoxy
Engine
D8 140 hp Scania diesel. Engine room: Yes
Engine Hours
N/a
Cruise Speed
8 knots
Genset
No
Fuel
Diesel 400 ltrs
Water
200 ltrs
Accommodation
2 singles and dropdown dining table to cosy double in main saloon and a double V berth in forward cabin
Galley
Full sized stove with oven, good counter space, s/s sink, excellent cupboard and drawer storage
Refrigeration
Fitted undercounter Waeco 12v fridge in galley
Shower
Yes, gas water heater
Toilet
Electric Jabsco
Covers
Cockpit Surrey top and side clears
Ground Tackle
CQR anchor as main, hydraulic winch, new hydraulic pump with electrically operated clutch on the Scania, large Danforth as second anchor
Safety Gear
All required safety gear including epirb, UHF radio
Electrics
4 new golfcart batteries giving 2 banks for 12 volt house power and 2x12 volt in series for 24v engine power
2 x 200 w solar panels
Electronics
1650 Furuno depth sounder / gps, and Coursemaster autopilot
Deck Gear
2 Arco winches on stern used for pulling up stern mooring lines if required,
deckwash pump

SELLER DETAILS
Name
steve marcus
Telephone
City
clare
State
SA
Country
Australia


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