FORMOSA 50 KETCH URGENT SALE REQUIRED  

Price
AU $159,000 Ono Need Finance?
Length
51' 0" - 15.55m
Usage
Family, Leisure, Cruising
Location
Launceston Need Insurance?
Year
1978
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP

Price
AU $159,000 Ono    Need Finance? Need Insurance?
Description: Formosa 50 Ketch URGENT SALE REQUIRED
NOW REDUCED SIGNIFICANTLY WITH CLEAR INSTRUCTIONS TO SELL!!
BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED and offering a great layout for OFFSHORE CRUISING OR FULL TIME LIVEABOARD.
The fitout quality is of a past era with the craftmanship and attention to detail to be appreciated only by viewing.
Extensive deck space, plus a great cockpit with lovely ambience which can comfortably sit a large group provides excellent outside living and easy handling when cruising offshore.
Down below offers apartment like accomdoation with very well fitted galley and large dinette with great external vision, includes the internal helm and nav station, then aft owners stateroom with ensuite.
For'ard is a sitting area (lounge type) then another bathroom plus 2 additional accomodation cabins.
The extensive use of teak and other timbers, all in excelent condition adds to the overall quality and presentation of the boat.
This vessel has cruised extensively and is certainly prepared to go anywhere again. (NOTE Aust Registered Ship)
The owner is moving ashore and wants to see the boat sold
Please call John Radonic on 0459 322 862 for more information

Region
Tasmania
Location
Launceston
Reference
LtlSwan201217
Year
1978
HIN
HIN201217
Rego
201217
Rego Expiry
04/04/2018
Builder
Hudson Marine
Length
51' 0" - 15.55m
Beam
4.5m
Draft
1.8m
Displacement
38 tons
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Deck Material
1 1/2" fibreglass with teak overlay
Engine Make
Perkins
Engine
Perkins M80 fresh water cooled. Reconditioned and fitted in 1991 Serviced 2017 Borg Warner 2:1 gearbox NEW 2013 EX manifold NEW 2013. Engine starter motor new in 2014. Engine alternator new in 2014.
Number Engines
1
Horse Power
90hp
Fuel Type
Diesel
Max Speed
8 knots
Cruise Speed
6 knots
Propulsion
2" stainless steel shaft. 20" x 18" 3 blade bronze propeller.
Genset
Kipper 100w 4 stroke portable genset
Fuel
900 litres in 2 steel tanks (Bronze ball valves/shut off valves NEW 2017)
Water
1500 litres in 2 x fibreglass tanks.
Accommodation
The ships quarters comprise a large well lit saloon with leafed dining table, comfortable seating, a large well equipped galley and navigation station.
Forward is accommodation for 3 in a large single berth to port and a double berth to starboard.
A full sized enclosed head with seperate shower is forward of this cabin to port.
Opposite, to starboard is 2 crew cabins, the first with a single berth and the next with 2 single bunks.
Aft of the saloon is a comfortable, spacious master cabin with ensuite. The cabin features a full sized double berth, lockers with ample hanging space, cupboards and drawers. The ship is fitted out with solid teak and numerous portholes and hatches provide more than ample ventilation.
Cabins
5
Berths
Berths to accommodate 8 people.
Galley
1 x domestic gas cook-top stove and stainless steel sink providing 12v operated hot and cold water. (New 2017)
1 x Bellini 240v oven/microwave. (New 2015)
(All ball valves were renewed in 2017)
The gas installation was new in 2017 and is certified.
Refrigeration
200 litre 12v AusFridge. (New 2016)
Stove
1 x domestic gas cook-top. 1 x Bellini 240v oven/microwave.
Hotwater System
1 x Engine heated and 1 x 240v heated hot water cylinder.
Shower
1 x 12v hot and cold seperate shower with sump kit. (new in 2014)
Toilet
2 x TMC 12v toilets. Salt water flush and holding tank. Stainless steel hand-basin with 12v opperated hot and cold water.
Entertainment
1 x GME AM/FM stereo., TV
Dinghy
Red Back inflatable dinghy with aluminium bottom
Outboard
3hp Yamaha outboard (new 2013)
Covers
Cruised the trpoics for many years so extensive covers including full boat covers, aft cockpit bimini
Ground Tackle
1 x 80lb CQR with 60m of 3/4" chain.
1 x 80lb CQR (spare).
12v Muir Cheetah electric anchor winch with a spare motor.
Safety Gear
AIST 120 Class 3 GME transceiver, NEW 2015.
Gas compliance certificate issues 2015.
10 harnesses.
V sheet and signalling devices.
Bilge Pumps
1 x 12v Rule bilge pump. 1 x 240v bilge pump
Life Raft
1 - 4 person Zodiac life raft
Epirb
406 Mhz (NEW 2016)
Life Jackets
10 x PFD1
Flares
Flares new in 2015
Fire Protection
4 x Flame Stop fire extinguishers. 3 x 1kg, 1 x 2kg. All to grren charge mark.
Electrics
3 x 12v dry cycle house batteries. (New 2013)
1 x 12v starting battery.
2 x 12v power sockets..
The vessel is wired for 240v shore power.
Electronics
1 x Silvia 3" compas, new 2014.
1 x Plastimo 5" compas, new 2014.
1 x Olympic 135 cockpit compass, new 2014.
1 x Navman sounder.
2 x Icom VHF radios, 1 x icm422 and 1 x icm 504.
1 x Codan HF radio.
1 x Raymarine E7 GPS, new 2013.
1 x Raymarine radar, new 2013.
1 x TMQ Autopilot
Sail Inventory
1 x battened mainsail with 1 reefing point.
1 x genoa.
1 x staysail.
1 x battened mizzen.
1 x spare genoa.
Mast / Rigging
Alloy main mast which is keel stepped with 2 sets of spreaders.
Alloy spinnaker pole.
4 winches fitted to the mast; 1 x Barlow 23 self-tailing, 1 x Lewmar 46 self-tailing1 x Barlow 20 and 1 x Barlow 24.

Alloy mizzen mast.
Mizzen fitted winch is a Barlow 20.
Standing rigging is 316 Stainless steel 3/8th inch.
Deck Gear
2 x Barlow 28 and 1 x Barlow 24 in cockpit.
Pro-furl headsail furler.
Reef Furl staysail furler.

SELLER DETAILS
Broker / Dealer
Derwent Boat Sales
Telephone
Address
Derwent Sailing Squadron Office: 23 Marieville Esplanade, Sandy Bay Oyster Cove Office: Oyster Cove Marina, Kettering
City
Hobart
State
TAS
Country
Australia
Website


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