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Thursday, July 21, 2011



Price: AU $109,500 
Wharram 47 - Ketch: Since James Wharram built a cat in Uk in the 50's and sailed it back to the Caribbean, thousands of his remarkably seaworthy and efficient designs have been built. Many have circumnavigated the globe. SWY is a fine example built by her one owner and cruised extensively around the Aus coast.

Country: Australia - Australian-registered vessel
Location: Hobart Tas
Boat Reference: SWY 
Year: 1993
Designer: James Wharram
Builder: Christopher Dyer
Length: 46' - 14.02m
Beam: 6.15 m
Draft: 0.84 m
Displacement: 6.5 tonnes
Keel / Ballast: Flat plates.
Hull Material: Marine ply over Oregon with 3 coats of epoxy plus dynel.
Deck Material: As above... Deck and cabin repainted March 2011
Engine: Lombadini 30 hp (water-cooled) NEW 2008 Fuel consumption approx. 2.5 litres per hour
Engine Hours: 285
Genset: No
Engine Room: Amidships. Remove the bulkheads and you have all round access.
Fuel: 100 litres
Water: 350 litres
Accommodation: Port hull has a sitting area with two queen sized berths at either end.
Starboard hull holds galley, dining area and chart room with full-sized chart table.
Galley: Located in stbd hull.
Tudor two burner gas stove with grill and oven.
SS sink
Plenty of bench space and excellent food lockers.
Refrigeration: Chestcold fridge - gas.,
Shower: No
Toilet: Port a Potti located in a private aft cabin
Dinghy: Alpha Fibreglass - 8'
Outboard: No
Covers: Helm clears and covers, boom cover, awning.
Ground Tackle: Anchors - Fortress, with 25 metres of chain and plenty of heavy warp.
CQR kedge
Admiralty anchor
Safety Gear: 406 EPIRB
Firdell Blipper radar reflector
Horseshoe buoys with drogues
Life jackets
Bilge pumps
Electrics: 12 v with charge from alternator and two solar panels.
Electronics/Navigation: GME VHF Radio
Raymarine auto pilot and depth sounder / log
AM/FM radios x 2. One with CD and one with cassette
Handheld GPS
Steering and handheld compasses
Sail Inventory: Headsails x 3
Mainsail and mizzen all in v. Good condition.
Mast / Rigging: Alloy spars withy SS standing rigging. The rig was surveyed in late 2009.
Deck Gear: Wheel steering with emergency backup.
Manual anchor windlass
Substantial halyard and primary winches.
Remarks: The owner / builder is a master mariner (retired). This is a ship shape vessel ready to go to sea.
She represents exceptional value for money.
Broker / Dealer: Boat Sales Tasmania
Telephone: 1300 288 007
Address: Hobart Office: Murray St. Pier Marina (opp. Parliament House)
Kettering Office: 51 Ferry Road. (35 minutes south of Hobart)
City / Suburb: Hobart 7000
State: TAS
Country: Australia
Website: click to visit
Wharram 47 - Ketch: Sailing Catamaran for Sale | Marine Ply Over Oregon With 3 Coats Of Epoxy Plus Dynel. Sail Boats | Boats Online | Tasmania (Tas) - Hobart Tas - © 2011 Boats Online

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