What is required???Minimum!wiring tidy and safety equipment, go sailing, some new piston hanks to replace my cable ties on the headsail, ( works!!!)Then, as and when you wish, some at anchor, just use it and work on it.Plywood bulkheads, they have some rot at the extremities, Normal, repairable. Plywood bulkheads are non structural, so fine to sail with as is.Plywood sub deck, 20% has rot from the poorly retro fitted prisms, repairable from below, deck does not require removal, just some patience.Plywood cockpit sole, its working but only just???Sea cocks, Bronze Blakes and all perfectly maintainedCushions, they are oldGalley, kind of, needs some thoughtHeads, Hmnnn, Bit Blokey!!Painting, plenty to doVarnishing, Oil I prefer, as much or as little as you wishSails, get new ones, or continue with the ones that work up until 20Knts, slab reefing system started, outhauls to sort, got most partsSheet winches in a bad place, awkward to use, mast winches original and workingClyde winch windlass, original and workingSabb 2 cylinder and variable pitch prop, original, rebuilt 12 years ago, and working. Probably less than 300 hrs.So, Price!! the Baby Blakes toilet, the Sestrel Compass, and the rebuilt Sabb diesel, clyde winch are probably worth £5000.00 on a good day, with a fair wind??? And my biggest issue is that I really want to keep her, But, Reality.I have set the starting price at my minimum and if it does not make that, well, I will haul her into my boatyard in the near future and refit her myself, just have to make the time!!!400 Hrs and a £3000.00 in materials, a perfect classic racing yacht with pedigree, go sailingI am sure that any seriously interested person will wish to view the boat with their own eyes, she is afloat in Hamble Point Marina on her mud berth.The other item that comes with the boat, is the Mooring, up until 31st March 2019.Mooring in Hamble Point Marina!!!Please only relevant questions, the boat is as described, the boat is what I have said it is, It did get 3rd place on corrected time in the 1968 Ostar, the boat is still called “Opus” . As stated, if you do not have the starting bid, the end!!!Drop me a line, come and have a look at a real boat!!Payment terms.Payment at auction by bank transfer or cashGood luckJim
Current Price: £5000.00
This Classic 1966 Ocean Racing Yacht boat is located in Southampton, So314nb and is being sold on eBay by gvintner.