SKYWALKER: A Ham Veneema catamaran built in
Holland 1987 as a concept cruiser/racer is well-ahead of its time in both
visual appeal, space, grace and performance with 9.9m fiberglass hulls as well
as fiberglass on laminated marine ply decks. LOA 9.9m, Beam 5.2m, draft 0.9m
and dagger boards down of 1.8m. A cutter
rig with new furling head sails and sheets 2017 (light use since). Two mainsails, one battened and one un-battened
reduced size with bag and Lazy jacks. Twin skeg rudders on hydraulic helm to
starboard. Swim ladder on starboard stern.
2016 – All
through hull fittings replace with new phosphor bronze ones.
plough anchor has 50 m of new chain in 2016 (always washed with fresh
water) on a manual windlass but ready with electrics and remote to take
replacement electric Simpson/Lawrence. In addition, it also has a 2020 New 8
strand mooring strop. CQR Kedge anchor on chain and 25m rope.
April 2021: Hulls
stripped back to original primer coat and re-primed 2 coats Flag Primer and 3
coats Flag antifouling. Topside given light polish. (pictures available)
house and cockpit repainted with nonskid deck paint and semi-gloss topside
Engines: Port engine a Beta Marine 16hp. Starboard a Kubota 14hp – refurbished
2017 with new gearbox to shaft drive 2 bladed props on P brackets with new
anodes April 2021. Rope cutters fitted on prop shafts. Engine very lightly used for the last 3 years. April
2021 New Cutlass bearings and stern glands, props coated with Prop Shield. Engine
bays fitted with auto bilge pumps and manual hand pumps in cockpit.
system consists of a Sterling
40amp digital charger (2017), new 315 watt intelligent solar panel and Epever MPPT
30 amp charge controller onto 2 Excide 115ah house batteries and 1 Excide 80ah
to each engine 2018 – been charged off grid since install April 2020.
Autohelm ST3000 and remote, Contest 130 steering
compass, Garmin GPS128 and old Tec marine- plotter. Horizon VHF at helm on
stern aerial and NASA VHF to mast head at nav station. 300-Watt inverter at nav station and 12Vdc
outlets at various places around interior.
Interior: She has two very comfortable double
cabins, both with Jabsco toilets (good working order), sink and cupboards, the
starboard cabin has also a shower. There are also two single bunk cabins in the
rear part of the hulls over the engines. The galley is well equipped with
double sink, Electrolux Dual fridge and a Domestic two ring burner hob with
oven and grill. Gas water heater and
electric water tank.
approx. water tanks fed by 2 water pumps.
Eberspaecher diesel heater vented to each cabin currently in need of
service (new filter 2019)
cockpit leads through a
wide folding patio door to the U-shaped seating area with fold out table, the
wide coach roof slides back and brings the outside in and makes a great and
bright living space. There is good standing height in the hulls and good head
clearance in the salon when seated.
Tender – Wav Eco 2.7 meter with oars and a Yamaha 2.5
four stroke outboard (always flushed with fresh water after use) and able to
store under solar panel on block hoist. Always stored at home when not in use.
Various spares, paints, tri-color mast head light,
new mast head windvane/wind speed indicator (needs fitting), hand oil and water pumps, new mooring lines, engine and gearbox oil, old flares,
medical kit and expired XMY – 4 life raft 2012 etc
Swinging mooring, transfer by agreement, paid until November 2021 at Hayling
Yacht Company/Mill Rythe and Chichester harbour fees paid until April 2022.
available for viewing by appointment only due to tide restraints. Note: This advert is currently being advertised elsewhere and add may be removed at any time.
Current Price: £9500.00
This Catamaran Cruiser / Racer Yacht boat is located in Hayling Island, po11*** and is being sold on eBay by frostduke1.