Description: Samson Sea Strutter Brigantine modified to 50ft on deck
Designed by John Samson of Samson yachts BC Canada she was built by her professional shipwright owner out of ferro cement overlaid with epoxy cement compound. She was built in Oregon USA and launched in 1999. She complies to the Samsons, N25, USS and British standards for the chemical composition set down for ferro cement construction. With the Portland No. 5 cement she has a compact rating of 2.5 psi maintaining a high elasticity of modulation. As a USA hull she is entitled to "ply" for trade in the USA with a qualified skipper. She has been fully imported into Australia and maintains her USA registration. She currently resides in Bowen QLD on the hard.
For sale is the hull and engine at $35k firm. Everything else needed to put her back in the water is also available - masts, sails, rigging etc including a 40ft trailer with more spares and itmes. Everything is itemised and the owner is willing to negotiate on these items.
Her engine is a Detroit 6V71 (248HP) engine with 800 hrs since total rebuild. The blower has 200 hours since rebuild.
After setting basic rigging the owner single handed sailed her to NZ in late 1999 from San Diego over 62 days utilising gaffs and headsails. Arriving in time for the Americas Cup in Auckland.
Please contact us for more information including several hand written A4 sheets of information and itemised inventory.
TAKE NOTE: She is on the hard and disassembled. The hull and engine are firm at $35k. Everything else needed to put her back in the water is negotiable. Or you can make an offer on the whole shebang.
Townsville Yacht & Boat Brokerage has been providing yacht, boat, berth, insurance, valuations maintenance, charter and delivery services since 1985. We cover all of Australia.
Mackay/Whitsundays Region Bowen QLD
50' 0" - 15.25m
The above information has been compiled by TYBB from information provided by the owner, TYBB accepts no responsibility or liability for any errors or inaccuracies which may appear in this inventory.