1976 Macwester 8 Metre
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Priced for quick sale
- Engine/Fuel Type:
- Single / diesel
- Located In:
- Bangor, stateprovince.N012, United Kingdom
- Hull Material:
- Current Price:
- £ 6,950 Tax Paid (A$ 12,919)
This Macwester 8 metre is a good and safe family cruising yacht. Her masthead sloop rig is easily handled by one person. Main sail is slabbed reefed and the furling foresail is non over-lapping. In 2016 her hull was re-epoxied. - Register your interest quick - she's a great opportunity for someone!
Just been antifouled 07/2019 - she is ready to go!
Contact John on +44 (0)7564 366 639
Please contact John Harkness at +44 (0)7564 366639
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Rhu Wind Maiden
Builder: Macwester Marine Co Ltd UK
Designer: C S J Roy
Hull Shape: Monohull
LOA: 8.0 m
Beam: 2.50 m
LWL: 7.20 m
Minimum Draft: 1.20 m
Maximum Draft: 1.20 m
Displacement: 3048 kgs Dry Load
Ballast: 1089 kgs
Total Power: 18 HP
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Engine Model: 2GM20
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 18 HP
Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Maximum Speed: 7 knots
Fresh Water Tanks: 1 Plastic (100 Litres)
Fuel Tanks: 1 Plastic (63 Litres)
Number of single berths: 3
Number of double berths: 1
Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 1
Number of bathrooms: 1
Battery charger - + solar for trickle charging
Oven - 2 burner Origo spirit stove
Electric bilge pump - 2
Shore power inlet
Electrical Circuit: 12V
Swimming ladder - for emergency
This Macwester 8 metre is a good and safe family cruising yacht. Her masthead sloop rig is easily handled by one person. Main sail is slabbed reefed and the furling foresail is non over-lapping. In 2016 her hull was re-epoxied. Antifouled 07/2019 she's ready to go!
- Register your interest quick - she's a great opportunity for someone!
Length Overall: 8.0m / 26.5'
Length at Waterline: 7.2m / 23.5'
Beam: 2.5m / 8.33'
Max Draft: 1.2m / 4.5'
Displacement: 6720lbs. / 3048kg.
Ballast: 2400lbs. / 1089kg.
Yanmar 2GM20 with shaft drive
New prop 2013 - 3 blade fixed.
New Ambassador rope cutter fitted 2013
Fuel: 63l (10 years old and cleaned 2 years ago) Plastic
Water: 100l - flexible plastic
No holding tank
Traditional layout below with a maximum of 6 berths if using the saloon conversion as a 2nd double. Single heads with manual toilet and slide out basin.
The galley has a Origo 2-burner spirit stove - no gas on this boat. Plus microwave when on shore power.
There is heating on board - but only when on shore power.
Pressurised hot and cold water - but hot only when on shore power.
Slabbed reefed main - in good condition; about 4 years old
Furling foresail - non-overlapping; in servicable condition
Spinnaker - not seen but in good condition. Never used by current owner
12v & 240v with 1 engine battery & 1 domestic - new 2018
Simrad Autohelm (new 2016) for use with tiller
Garmin 551 chart plotter
Interphase sonar for depth
Clock & barometer
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
*This price is based on today's currency conversion rate.