Salcombe Trader – 27 for sale
South West, Cornwall, United Kingdom.
27ft Gaff Cutter, Salcombe Trader, compositeA new build Salcombe Trader 27ft Gaff cutter with auxiliary Beta Marine 29hp diesel engine. A top quality traditional cruising vessel with character and a capable passage maker. She has a ‘Classic/ Traditional’ look with the advantage of a GRP hull and stainless steel fittings. Long keel encapsulated internal ballast. Professionally built hull, totally fitted out and finished by her professional cabinet maker owner. Using top grade materials, fixtures and fittings.
Launched in 2010.
Offered at a competitive price which compares favorably with the Cornish Crabber 30. Now ashore on her trolley, under full covers, included in the sale.£59,500
Fowey, Cornwall, November 2017
A moulded GRP hull by Buccanneer Boats. Entire fit out was carried out by her owner ,professional cabinet maker: Jonathan March…She was launched in 2010.
The fit out is to a very high standard using the best materials and components available at the time.
Internal epoxy encapsulated lead ballast, 3 tons.
Beam shelf is sikaflex bonded and bolted through the GRP hull. Decks were exopy sheathed over and down over the topside’s edge. THe overlap was then covered with a teak rubbing strake this too was bonded and bolted through.
The coach roof has 25mm of insulation sandwiched between the top and the headlinging inside.
Timbers used in the build:
Teak for Sampson posts, cockpit seats, rubbing strake and the galley work-top. Iroko for a bright work, bulwarks, coach roof and cockpit coamings, boom crutch, interior doors & framing
Marine ply decks, epoxy sheathed finished with 2 pack polyurethane non slip paint. Bronze port lights and winches.
Transom hung rudder with tiller
Custom made stainless steel fittings.
VAT receipts and manuals for all the equipment are kept.
Accommodation for five persons in two cabins. A double berth in fore cabin,2.13m length, two single saloon settee berths both 1.92m (which can convert to double) and quarter berth 1.92m length.
Headroom in the saloon 1.86m
Iroko dining table which folds out to double width but also folds up against main bulkhead to allow converting side berths to a double with roll out slats.
Solid bi-fold doors to fore cabin and heads compartment.
Force 10 LPG cabin heater. fixed to bulkhead
3 brass oil lamps
HEADS: with Lavac Marine WC and fold down wash basin.
GALLEY: with Nelson Spinflow 1500 two burner LPG hob, oven and grill, gimballed. Teak work-top with under mounted stainless steel sink, waste bin and 12 volt Isotherm coolbox.
Hot, cold and filtered water taps.
Iroko fore hatch and main hatch.
Vetus saloon hatch and 12 volt extractor vents over galley and in heads
Sited below the cabin sole, water tank ( plastic plus a flexible one in the forepeak) and fuel tanks.
30ltr hot water calorifier heated by both engine and
mains immersion heater on hook up.
Delta 20kg main anchor
Plough anchor stored in wet locker
Custom bow fitting with twin rollers and opening gate for lifting bowsprit
Four Antal bronze sheet winches
Gas locker for 2 bottles
large cockpit locker for fenders, warps, boarding ladder .
Boom cockpit cover
Boom and cockpit mooring cover
Steel trolley/cradle for safe secure layup
Spars are glued spruce made by Collars Ltd.
Delta 20kg main anchor
All blocks, main sheet traveller etc by Harken
Deck stepped mast in Stainless steel tabernacle.
Wooden – Mast, Gaff, Boom and Bowsprit (pivotted for raising.)
Sails are all of Dacron material made by SKB Falmouth
Main sail is roller reefed around the boom
Lifting tiller with a Raymarine pilot.
VHF Standard Horizon GX 3000E
Sony VHF stereo radio/CD player
Circuit breaker switchboard and switch panel for LED navigation lights and bilge blower. Fuel, water and holding tank gauges.
Chart table with under mounted Yeoman paper chart plotter with West Country UKHO folios included.
Navigation instruments are all linked via a USB to a laptop running various software packages including the chart plotter.
12v bilge pump control
Exhaust temperature alarm
Plastimo bulkhead compass
Brass ships clock barometer and tide clock.
Haztec LPG sensor and control for alarm and remote solenoid switching at bottle.
Henderson manual pump for heads/anchor locker/holding tank with 2 way valves.
Henderson manual pump for galley sink and bilges with 2 way valve.
Whale automatic bilge pump.
No guarantee is given or implied with regards to specification but descriptions are given in good faith. All vessels sold without warranty or condition to fitness either expressed or implied by status or otherwise. We are relying on information supplied to us by a third party. M.J. Lewis advises that a qualified independent surveyor carries out a full out of water survey.
Broker M.J. Lewis & Son