40 Roberts Spray schooner rigged for sail in Cape Town South Africa. She has been well maintained and is currently going through some upgrades along with a full rig refurbishment.
Asking price reduced to R340,000
LOA: 40’ Design: Roberts Spray
Beam: 4.50 m Designer: Bruce Roberts
Draft: 1.27 m Builder: Schooner Marine (Melbourne)
Keel: Cruising keel Hull: GRP with Airex foam core
Displ: 16 Tons Deck: Epoxy Sheathed M/Ply
Staysail schooner, laminated Douglas Fir masts and booms - deck stepped masts in tabernacles with support pillars in keel (May 2016 - masts are currently unstepped and under refurbishment), spinnaker pole, roller-furling unit, stainless steel standing rigging with Gibb fittings.
Total: 6 - heavy triple stitched cruising sails. Main (needs replacing), roller-furling Genoa (new 2010), Spinnaker, 2 Staysails, 1 Fisherman. Mainsail cover.
Total: 8 - Make: Barlow and Maxwell. 2 x No.27 Self-tailing Primaries, 4 Mast, 1 Coachroof, 1 Other. 2 Winch handles.
48hp Perkins 4108 engine, 1000L diesel storage in 2 tanks, 3 batteries, fixed prop. Engine was removed and rebuilt in 1998, currently in very good running order, new Hurth gearbox fitted in 1998.
Dual steering positions with bulkhead wheel in wheelhouse and pedestal wheel steering in cockpit, Awa (Australian commercial) autopilot.
2 VHF’s - President fixed and Icom handheld, JRC Radar, Icom M700 SSB, Garmin 7205 GPS chart plotter, echo sounder, log, Sestrel bulkhead compass, 140W FlexPower solar panel with regulator and performance monitor, Rutland 913i wind generator, shore power connection and cable, music system.
Total berths: 4 - 1 Cabin with 1 double and 2 single berths, heads, basin, material upholstery, wood floor with carpet. Spacious well-appointed layout with plenty volume and lots of stowage, good accommodation, spacious saloon, large galley and dedicated nav station. Second steering position in raised deck saloon area with full visibility.
2-Burner Force 10 cooker with oven, Luna 60L fridge/freezer, 2 gas bottles, double stainless steel sink, manual and pressurised cold fresh and salt water system.
1350L Water storage in 2 tanks, pressurised cold fresh water system, 3 bilge pumps - 2 manual and 1 electric.
3 Anchors - Bruce, CQR and Admiralty, chain and warp, Schooner marine manual windlass, 5 life jackets, 2 harnesses, life ring, danbuoy, 3 fire extinguishers, radar reflector, boat hook, bucket, wooden bungs, torch, bosun’s chair, first-aid-kit, 6-man Arimar life raft (last service date December 2013), Category B safety certificate - was valid till March 2016.
6hp Evinrude outboard motor, fenders and mooring lines.
Current owner has owned her for 12 years, since 2003. Currently having some refurbishment done and upgrading of equipment. She is a lovely heavy cruiser that will go anywhere and will look after her crew well and safely. She is booked to be antifouled in July 2016.
PriceZAR 340, 000