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53 Roberts - (MON53-0104)


53 Bruce Roberts cruiser for sale in Cape Town, South AFrica. Robust, well built and over-engineered is what explains this Roberts 53. Custom built.

Asking price R2 500,000

LOA: 53' Design: Roberts
LWL: 42' Designer: Bruce Roberts
Beam: 4.70m (15'4'') Builder: Professional owner builder
Draft: 1.90m Ballast: 6.5 Tons steel pins 
Deck: Steel (5mm) Hull: Steel (5mm)  
Display: +/- 20 Tons Keel: 3/4 Cruising (6mm steel)        
Launched: 2009


Ketch, Paul Green aluminium mast, mizzen and booms (all unused - never been stepped), aluminium spinnaker pole, no rigging.


Total: 6 - Make: Cheong Lee. main with lazy-jacks, Genoa, Tri-radial Spinnaker, Mizzen, Staysail, Working jib. Sails have never been used and are all still in the original sail bags.


Total: 8 - Make: Gibb. 2 Primaries, 2 Primaries, 2 Seconaries, 2 Mast, 2 Mizzen.


100hp Ford Straigh-6 engine (1 engine hour). Reduction hydraulic 2.1 PRM gearbox, 1500L diesel storage in 6 polyethylene tanks, 4 x 65Ah batteries, 3-bladed bronze prop.


<p>Dual Edson pedestal wheel hydraulic steering, emergency tiller, system in place but no tiller, Cetrek autopilot with fluxgate compass.</p>


Seafarer Sea Voice 550 VHF, Walker 412 GPS. Seafarer 600 echo sounder and log, Aquatronic wind instruments, 2 Aquatronic repeaters, binnacle compass, Guest 2550 50Ah battery management system, Rutland wind generator, 6Kw Mase auxiliary power/diesel generator (zero hours), Halmar Halstead water driven charger, 2 quartz clocks, 2 thermometers, 2 hydrometers, 2 barometers. All electrics are unused.


Total berths: 10 - 3 cabins. 1 Double, 8 singles, 2 heads, shower, bath, 2 basins, black-water tank, material upholstery, the interior is finished in beautifully crafted Mahogany and Finish Birch and to a very high standard, Philippine Mahogany floor. Owners Stateroom includes its own private heads and saloon.


3-Burner gas stove, oven and grill, microwave, 2 fridges (1 cold box still to be completed - no hold over plates), compressor unit for freezer, 4 gas bottles, pressurised (pressure vessel system) hot and cold fresh water system, stainless steel water purifier.


2000L Water storage in 8 high-density Plyethylene in GRP tanks, pressurised hot and cold water system - pressure vessel system with hot from Paloma (gas) and electric Zanker instant hot water heater, 2 bilge pumps - 1 electric and 1 manual.


3 Danfourth anchors, chain and warp, manual windlass, 2 horseshoe life rings, 3 fire extinguishers, black ball, 2 x 6-man Autoflug life rafts.


All original plans and drawings available, 200m Marlow uncut sheeting, 40 sheets (900 x 1000) blue Treadmaster M-Tech, spare Intercooler for engine, Iroko panelling in chain locker and heads.


This is the last one of 4 of these 53 Roberts that this owner has built. A beautiful vessel which is finished to the very highest quality.


ZAR 2 500,000

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