HITCHIKER 44FT  

Price
AU $298,000 Or nearest offer Need Finance?
Length
44' - 13.40m
Usage
Family, Leisure, Cruising
Location
Wide Bay/Hervey Bay Region Hervey Bay
Launch Year
1994
Hull Material
Composite Epoxy soaked ply with fibreglass and dynel sheathing

Price
AU $298,000 Or nearest offer    Need Finance?
Description: Hitchiker 44ft Encumbrance Check?
Sailing catamaran with 8.1m beam, all newly refurbished, 5 cabins, down galley, 2 heads, 2 x 40hp Iveco Lombardinis, full mini keels, self feathering props, twin disk gearboxes, 1040hr agm batteries, 2 tenders.

Region
Queensland
Location
Wide Bay/Hervey Bay Region Hervey Bay
Launch Year
1994
Rego
AEB13Q
Designer
John Hitch
Length
44' - 13.40m
Beam
8.1m
Draft
1.1m
Displacement
12,000kg
Keel / Ballast
Full mini keels (easily beachable)
Hull Material
Composite Epoxy soaked ply with fibreglass and dynel sheathing
Deck Material
Epoxy soaked ply, dynel sheathed coated with anti slip
Engine Make
Iveco
Engine
2 x 40hp Iveco Lombardini
Number Engines
2
Horse Power
40
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
STB 100hrs
2nd Engine Hrs
PT 928hrs
Fuel Consumption
2lt/hr each engine
Max Speed
9-10 knots
Cruise Speed
7 knots
Propulsion
Self feathering props, new cutlass bearings, new wet seals and shafts balanced (2020)
Genset
2KVA Briggs and Straton (petrol)
Fuel
320 litres
Water
400L
Accommodation
Fwd STB: 1 x Queen with new Ecosa mattress (2020), locker, shelving and second head
Aft STB: 1 x Double with new Ecosa mattress (2020), cupboard, shelving and under floor storage
Aft PT: 1 x Double with new Ecosa mattress (2020), cupboard, shelving and under floor storage
Fwd PT: 1 x Large single with shelving and storage beneath bed
Centre Cabin, forward of saloon: 1 x Single with new Ecosa mattress (2020), shelving and storage under bed. (Enough space to convert to Queen or King if desired)
All cabins have 12V fans, portholes, and hatches for ventilation, escape hatches in fwd cabins.
Instantaneous diesel hot water service to main head, can use on fresh or salt. Self bilging under floor unit.
Cabins
5
Berths
8
Galley
Galley in STB hull, lots of lockers and under floor storage
Double sink with fresh and salt water.
Backup foot pumps for both fresh and salt water.
Reconditioned counter tops
Force 10 3 burner stove and oven (2020)
800w Panasonic microwave (2020)
95L upright 12V fridge/freezer (2020)
Soda stream with plumbed in 2.5kg CO2 bottle (comes with 2 spare bottles)
Refrigeration
95L 12V Fridge/Freezer in galley
110L Waeco upright fridge/freezer in PT side
Freezer
70L built in deep freezer
Stove
Force 10 3 burner stove and oven (2020). Ziggler and Brown BBQ (2020)
Water Maker
Katadyn E80 12V watermaker, seals replaced 2020, spare filters
Hotwater System
Diesel instantaneous
Shower
1
Toilet
3: 1 x Macerating toilet, 1 x Nature's Head composting toilet (2020), 1x Portaloo in Storage locker
Entertainment
49" Hisense Smart TV in saloon with Sony Soundbar (both new in 2020)
Small 12V TV Fwd STB cabin
Stereo with speakers in saloon and on helm deck
Dinghy
2: 1 x 3.9m hypalon Highfield 2021 with centre console and 50hp honda, 1 x 2019 Bris inflatable 3m with 6hp Tohatsu, storage bag and beach wheels
Outboard
50hp Honda (4 stroke) + 6hp Tohatsu (4 stroke) + 8hp Yamaha (2 stroke)
Covers
Main sail bag
Ground Tackle
Muir Cheetah Electric windlass with 35kg Rocna, 100m gal chain. Spare 25kg Rocna with 100m rope.
Safety Gear
Lifejackets x 12 (5 x new inflatable and 3 new kids jackets)
Horseshoe buoy with light
Flares (in date)
V sheet x 2
Scale E Marine first aid kit, new in 2020 (2 bandaids used)
Bilge Pumps
6 bilges, 4 with automatic floats and 2 manual in engine bays
Epirb
GME ACCUSAT (2019)
Life Jackets
12
Flares
3
Fire Protection
5 x fire extinguishers (new in 2020 and 2021) 1 x fire blanket
Electrics
1500W of solar panels (2020)
1040AH 12V AGM batteries (4x Full River DC260-12 batteries) (2020)
2 x Victron MPPT 100/50 Solar chargers (2020)
Projecta 50 amp battery charger (2020)
1500W pure sine wave Powertech inverter (2020)
Almost silent 5 blade 400W wind generator
15A shore connection
Electronics
Raymarine Axiom 7" chart plotter with transducer aft and 3D sonar (2020)
Raymarine AIS (2020)
Coursemaster CM950 autopilot (2019)
2 x Raymarine depth sounders in Fwd hulls
Sail Inventory
Evolution main sail (2020)
Large Evolution Genoa (2020)
Mast / Rigging
Standing rigging and cross brace (2020)
Deck Gear
New aluminium deck and custom made davits to hold 7 seater Highfield tender.
2 x remote controlled winches for lifting tender.
All sheets lead to clutches, cleats and winches in cockpit
Winches x 3,2 x Barient 27.
Generous storage in lockers, under deck and in forward bow lockers
6 mooring cleats
Remarks
Exterior painted in 2020 with Norglass marine paint.
New antifoul applied Sept 2020.
New paint throughout interior.
All countertops reconditioned
Lighting replaced in saloon and some cabins
All new window furnishings inside
Camec 4kg washing machine (2020)
Ziggler and Brown hooded BBQ/oven on deck with all accessories (2020)
Saloon seats 12.
Large dining table.
Cushions recovered (2020)
New flooring throughout.
90% block out exterior shade cloth covers for saloon windows.

Cockpit/Deck:
Fully enclosed helm deck/cockpit.
Perspex windows in windscreen with openings for airflow, clears on both sides.
Double seat at helm.
Table and seating area.
BBQ

SELLER DETAILS
Name
Jay Van Wageningen
Telephone
City
Tin Can Bay
State
QLD
Country
Australia


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