|Tax Status:||Tax Paid|
rochester Kent UK|
Trader 54 Sunline with 2 x 375HP CAT ONAN 7.5 KVA Gen set. ON A RESIDENTAIL MOORING ROCHESTER Major overhaul of the mechanical, from heads to shaft bearings, electrical and safety systems finished this year. Four cabin layout with dinning room full kitchen. rear door access to saloon and rear state room windows. Bow thruster dingy 15 HP Yamaha. Holding tank needed in most European ports. Video of delivery trip on u tube -Trader 54 - A Powerboat Delivery from Gran Canaria to Menorca. Aft main cabin has the en-suite bathroom bath and shower , I liked the Aft picture windows, Full galley with dinning for 6 . Saloon with access door to aft deck. forward to 3 x double bedrooms and shower WC. Aft deck covered deck with remote control Passerell , Fly bridge with all main ships controls repeated. Dingy storage with electric crane on roof. 4 windows removed and reinstalled with new fuzzy felt and glass replaced.
I wanted a boat that I could trust to take family out and made the investment in the mechanical and safety equipment first . If your considering a Trader or any yacht from around this time its fare to say you will need to make a provision of around £42,000 to attend to the same works I have had donE.. I have kept a full record of all the works done and receipts.
|Vessel type:||Motor yacht|
|No. of engines:||2|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||54'|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|
|Hull type:||Semi Displacment|
|Displacement:||21 metric tons|
|Fuel capacity:||620 Gallons|
|Water capacity:||180 Gallons|
|Holding tank capacity:||50 Gallons|
I wanted a boat that I could trust for the trip up from Tenerife to Rochester via Menorca from 2016 till 2018 . I stripped the engines down to remove all cooling this was dip cleaned in a light descale salutation to remove all calcium build up. these were then rebuilt by CATERPILLAR. Port engine heads off. Heads were good and passed a valve seat check Fuel pump was rebuilt, as were oil coolers to both engines. 4 new 180 amp batteries 2017. 2 new 225 amp 2018. new Alternators and new starter motor, to port. including new cables to both engines also new starter solenoids and cables. Parts were painted and reinstalled. Shafts removed and 6 cutlass bearings replaced new packing.
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