She has a very strong, Airex cored, fiberglass hull; and with her long skeg keel and low profile, she would be perfect for the ICW or a Great Loop cruise.
The government spec hull and running gear including 2.5” shafts, massive rudders and thrust bearings should make her trouble resistant too.
This is a serious cruising boat.
White fibreglass Airex foam cored hull, beige non-skid side decks and cuddy built to government specs for Coast Guard duty; white, heavy fibreglass over plywood, wheelhouse and aft cabin; long skeg keel; twin heavy stainless steel spade rudders; hinged aluminum radar mast; bow pulpit and stainless steel full railings around the side decks, elevated aft-deck and cuddy deck; anchor handling platform with anchor roller; 3 hatches; 9 opening ports in the fore & aft cabins; 2 sliding windows in the main cabin/wheel house; hydraulic wheel steering; Hawbolt flush, cast aluminum, hatch on the aft deck giving access to the lazarette and steering gear. There are two top loading ice chests recessed in the aft deck.
The yacht sleeps 5 to 7 and she has 6’3” headroom.
From the bow: forward stateroom with three over/under single berths; enclosed head aft to starboard with electric marine toilet, sink, vanity and shower; hanging lockers opposite.
The galley is aft to port: Force 10 electric cook-top; microwave/convection oven; Norcold 12/110 volt refrigerator/freezer; lots of cabinet and counter space; stainless steel sink with hot and cold pressure water; dinette opposite to starboard which will drop to make a double berth.
The main cabin is 3 steps up. The helm is forward to starboard; SeaPost marine pedestal helm chair; dresser aft to starboard with liquor cabinet; there is an “L’ shaped settee aft to port with a fixed table with storage in the base.
The aft master stateroom has a large island berth; enclosed head with electric marine toilet, vanity, sink to starboard; shower stall to port; large hanging locker and a desk to starboard.
The interior has Birds Eye Maple trim; white painted marine plywood bulkheads and deck head; solid maple parquet cabin soles; gray-green fabric upholstery; many drawers and cabinets providing abundant storage; 3 electric heaters; bus heater providing heat off of the engines; full cabin insulation which complements the insulation characteristics of the Airex foam cored hull.
Twin Mitsubishi model 6D-31, fresh-water cooled (keel-coolers), diesel inboard engines; 117 HP each; hour meters; the engine have approximately 1,200 operating hours; wet exhausts; 2 - 26” X 18” - 4 blade bronze propellers (recent); 2.5” propeller shafts; Borg Warner ‘Velvet Drive’ transmissions with 2.98:1 reduction gears; substantial thrust bearings; large engine hatches and cabin access doors to facilitate engine removal; 12 Kt. Top speed; 375 gallon fuel capacity in 5 tanks; Racor primary fuel filters; oil change pumps; 3” acoustical insulation.
The yacht has 12 & 24 volt DC systems; and 110 & 220 volt AC systems; circuit breaker panels; 4 - 8D type 12 volt lead-acid batteries: 2 are in series to provide 24 volts; the other two are for engine starting and the 12 volt DC system;
The port engine has both 12 and 24 volt alternators; the starboard engine has a 12 volt alternator; automatic battery charger; 30 amp transformer converting 110 volt AC power to 220 volt AC power; 2,000 watt inverter; full array of cabin and navigation lights; navigation light monitor at the helm and a remote control spotlight.
North Star Radar; North Star GPS plotter; C Map electronic charts covering eastern Canada to Central America; Robertson autopilot; JRC (w/ MMSI) & Uniden VHF radiotelephones; M&M ‘ColorScan’ Depth sounder; gimballed compass; Shakespeare TV antenna.
60# Bruce anchor w/ rode; Simpson Lawrence ‘Sea Wolf’ 24 volt electric anchor windless; wash-down pump; 3 life jackets; 6 man Plastimo LIFE RAFT (2013); horn; 2 X FireBouy 1301 fire suppression systems in the engine room; manual bilge pump; 5 electric bilge pumps in various bilge spaces; dock lines; 5 fenders; boat hook; swim platform; barbeque; engine & equipment manuals; dishes & cutlery; engine & equipment manuals; 3 wipers; life ring.