SOOTY ALBATROS has been in her present ownership approx eight years. Since purchase her owners have maintained her immaculately whilst living aboard and cruising the Mediterranean. Inside the yacht appears almost as new. She shines from bow to stern, port to starboard. The engine room is also really tidy. Whilst her rig is all manual, being a cutter / ketch she is easily handled. Her current owners have sailed alone and manage her easily in all conditions.
Six berths (one double and four singles) in three cabins Two heads with Sealand Vacuum WC, handbasin and shower, Air conditioning (reverse cycle), Beige/Burgundy upholstery, Teak interior, 6'' headroom. GALLEY EQUIPMENT AEG electric cooker with four burners and oven, Electric grill, Sharp microwave, 240 V fridge, Freezer, Double sink,
Mechanical and Rigging
Steel hull and superstructure, Teak deck, Long keel, Hydraulic wheel steering. One Mercedes OM401, 1980, six cylinders 160 HP diesel engine, Fresh and sea water cooled, Regularly serviced, 2.6 L/H consumption, 8 kts cruising speed, 9.5 kts maximum speed, 3.1 Velvet gearbox with morse controls, Shaft drive to three blade propellor, Bowthruster. TANKAGE: One 2,250 litre steel fuel tank, One 2,400 litre steel water tank, One 300 litre steel holding ank. WATER SYSTEM: Pressurised water system, Water heater. RIG: Ketch, Aluminium spars, Stainless steel standing rigging, Mainsail reefing, Furling Hood,Spinnaker pole. SAILS: Jib, Yankee, MPS, Main, Mizzen, Twin Jib Headsails. WINCHES: Total of 15 winches, Four genoa winches, MPS winch, Halyard winch.
Sestrel compass, PLS Silver echopilot 150m forward looking, Raytheon radar, Pathfinder radar, Raytheon satnav, Sailor RT144 VHF, Raytheon GPS, Raytheon plotter, Raytheon autopilot. GENERAL EQUIPMENT: Searchlight, Horn, Gangway, Four fire extinguishers (test date unknown), Bilge pump, Safety equipment, Navigation lights, Guardwire, pulpit, pushpit, Sun awning, Radio cassette/CD, TV/Video, Davits, Boarding ladder, Passarelle, Dinghy, Outboard, Various warps, Fenders, boathook, some engine spares, cutlery, crockery, utensils, clock. Liferaft new 2001 (test date unknown). GROUND TACKLE: Two anchors with 75m chain, Electric windlass.
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