63′ Bruce Roberts Steel Pilothouse Ketch – 1997/2007 – $239,000

Roberts Steel Ketch 63 For Sale

Location: Bowmanville, Ontario

Broker: Adrian Philpot 613 985 3600 or adrian@kingstonyachtsales.com

Looking to travel the world? Here is an opportunity to own a boat that will take you anywhere.  She is capable of blue water cruising with the safety of a steel hull and the professional designs of Bruce Roberts.  The vessel is described as a custom ketch rigged pilothouse center cockpit. Insulated throughout, she is insured with an arctic rating.

Built off Bruce Roberts plans, this vessel is custom built with rolled mild steel for a curved chine and all stainless work is to industry standards. She is virtually new and has never been under sail.  She has only been motored between marina yards.

The hull was laid in 1997 and the interior has been partially rebuilt.  Mechanically she is brand new with a Perkins 4236 with less than 10 hours.  The generator has less than 5 hours of running time.  The winches, radar, speedlog and all attending electrotronics have yet to be installed.  The interior will require completion but is equipped with three new flat screen TVs.  It comes with a Hood in Mast Furling system, main, mizzen, and the two foresails.  This vessel will need completing and has been sitting under construction for a number of years – Ready to be finished to suit your needs.

With a beam of 16′ 5′, this live-aboard will provide you all the space you will need for long term cruising.  And don’t worry, the bow and stern thrusters will make docking this 63 footer easy



Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Keel: Fin

LOA: 63 ft 0 in
Beam: 16 ft 7 in
Maximum Draft: 7 ft 0 in
Displacement: 64000 lbs

Fresh Water Tanks: (150 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (118 Gallons)

Engine and Accessories
ENGINE: Perkins 4236 with less than 10 hour;  Approximately 85 rated bhp.
NUMBER OF CYLINDERS: Four (4) inline configuration.TRANSMISSION:  TYPE: Reduction and reversing gear with single disc plate and hydraulic clutch. MANUFACTURER: HurthGENERATOR: Kaboda; FUEL TYPE: Diesel. KILOWATT RATING: 9.5 kw. VOLTAGE RATING: 125VAC NUMBER OF CYLINDERS: Two (2) INDICATED HOURS: 3.7 hrs on meter.DC/AC INVERTER: Heart InterfaceTHRUSTERS: Fore and aft hydraulic thrustersAIR CONDITIONING AND HEAT (HEAT)
TYPE: Diesel MANUFACTURER: Espar NUMBER OF UNITS: One, Not installed
Accommodations and layout
Sleeping accommodations are provided for seven persons and the vessel is arranged as follows: forward chain locker in vee; followed by a head compartment, a queen-sized offset Pullman berth is aft to starboard with a sea bunk above, opposite are storage cabinets;Main salon has an inward facing benches to port and settee; opposite to starboard is the galley console; aft to port and starboard is additional storage with access to the engine room; next aft to port is the upper pilothouse with helm seat to port with a bench seat to starboard, opposite to port is an L-shaped bench seat. Down to starboard is the laundry room with the head compartment aft with access to the master stateroom fitted with centerline queen berth, outboard bureaus and a full head compartment with Jaccuzzi tub forward and to port.
HEADS: Three (3) total: Two (2) Raritan electric flush heads one in the master cabin and the other in the main companionway to starboard and one Jabsco manual forward. The MSD (Marine Sanitation Device) is a type I. Also there is Y valve assembles
on both head plumbing and a holding tank type III MSD’s with associated pump outs on deck. Forward head has exhaust fan that blows in instead of exhausting outboard.
SHOWERS: There are stand up shower enclosures in the heads (space forward and soaker tub aft) and they drain to the main greywater sump.
LOCATION: Amidships to starboard.SINKS: Single stainless steel sink, Like new.REFRIGERATION: Top loading icebox fitted with two holding plates and 12VDC Dan Foss compressor. An upright Magic Chef 3.5cuft 125VAC is installed adjacent to the companionway.STOVE/OVEN: The stove is a gimballed LPG 3 burner with oven.MICROWAVE: GE 1000W 125VAC, secureACCESSORIES: LG 125VAC washer and dryer
Sails and Rigging
Hood in Mast Furling system, main, mizzen, and the two foresails
Ground Tackle
ANCHORS: Two (2). One 1(1) 45kg plow and one 80lb Danforth.
VHF: Uniden DSC w/ handheld VHF, yet to be installedRADAR: Not installed
CHART PLOTTER: Raymarine C80, Not installed
SPEEDLOG: Raymarine ST 60 Multi
DEPTH SOUNDER: Raymarine ST 60 Multi
COMPASSES: Ritchie magnetic.
ANTENNAS: Masthead mount

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Jan 12, 2012Uncategorized, Used Boats for Sale