Huon pine motorsailer "Rosalind"
Superbly presented classic motorsailer. Well balanced and well behaved under sail and wonderfully comfortable under motor with inside and outside helm stations. Rosalind has undergone an extensive refit in 2017 and presents in beautiful condition.
Rosalind's beautiful lines will turn the heads of those who really appreciate fine wooden boats.
See details under General Remarks.
|Builder||Dave Nichols. (Cabin upgrade by Hugh Wardrop).|
|Length||34′ 5″ (10.50m)|
|Beam||3.3m (10ft 10in)|
|Ballast||Full length keel. Cast iron built into keel dead wood.|
|Hull material||Timber Huon Pine. Mahogany cabin.|
|Deck material||Celery pine. Dynel sheathed.|
|Engine||48hp Kubota diesel. The shaft drives a 3-bladed bronze propeller at 5.5 to 6 knots. Engine room: Under the saloon floor with good access to the engine.|
|Engine hours||320hrs since new.|
|Fuel Consumption||7 litres per hour at 2200 RPM and 5 litres per hour at 1800 RPM.|
|Propulsion||3-blade bronze propellor|
|Fuel||800 litres in two tanks|
|Galley||The galley offers plenty of bench top space and good storage. It is equipped with a two burner stainless steel stove with oven (gimbled) and a stainless steel sink complete with pressurised water.|
|Refrigeration||2 x large built in ice boxes|
|Stove||2-burner gimballed stove.|
|Accommodation||Easily navigated decks with high toerails and bulwarks and a deep, secure cockpit. Wide doors fold back to access the pilot house-style saloon. Windows all around create a very light and airy space. To port is a comfortable L-shaped settee and opposite is a craftsman-built dining table seating two. The helm station is to Stbd. Two steps down to the galley and move fwd to a single berth and access to the chain locker. Opposite the galley is a privte cabin and fwd again to port is the bathroom. The mahogany fitout is simply superb and all upholstery, curtains an carpets are new.
Headroom: 6ft 2in.
|Toilet||Marine toilet in a large bathroom with fibreglass floor. Ceramic handbasin and pressurised water.|
|Ground tackle||Muir Cheetah 12V horizontal anchor winch.
Plough anchor with chain.
Substantial bow fitting with two fairleads.
|Bilge Pumps||12V bilge pump|
|Fire Protection||Fire extinguisher. Fire blanket.|
|Electrics||Separate house and engine start batteries.
Professionally rewired by Island Marine 2013.
|Sail inventory||Mainsail and furling genoa. Both in good condition.
New sail cover.
|Rigging||Aluminium mast and boom.
Heavy stainless rigging.
|Deck gear||Hydraulic steering.|
|Remarks||2017 – Hull completely stripped of all antifouling and topside paint. Recoated with Wattyl paint system.
Laid decks sheathed with 9mm ply and 600g double bias fibreglass cloth then painted with Wattyl paint system.
Cabin sides stripped of varnish, sanded and recoated with 6 coats of Awlwood clear gloss.
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