Ex-Pilot boat 'Sandpiper' is a heavy duty offshore custom plate steel cruiser. This amazingly robust, versatile and very well finished vessel has undergone an extensive refurbishment by the current owner both internally and externally. The work commenced with a full sandblast, weld check plus a full hull re-fair below the waterline throughout 2019. Above the waterline and top sides have been fully repainted in 2 pack. She is currently ready for relaunch and available for convenient and cost effective viewing on the hard stand. [Bring your surveyor and save lifting costs!]
Other work competed during this large scale refit include:
New Fuel Lines to both engines and diesel tank cross flow fitted
New Sea water strainer cages and new Stainless steel sea cocks with Flush attachments
New Water pump Impellers
New Exhaust hoses
New helm control cables
Drive Shaft refurbishment with new seals and new Cutlass bearings. (Drive shaft Cutlass Bearings fitted by Redland City Engineering)
New anodes to Hull, Keel line and stern
New clears and surround to Fly Bridge
New removable Canvas and caravan covers fitted to stern entertaining area with custom Stainless steel canopy frame
New Kelvinator reverse cycle Air conditioning to main lounge
New Fire extinguishers, blankets, EPIRB
New Marine carpet and flooring to rear deck
New Anchor fittings and shackles to main Plough Anchor
New Noosa Anchor
New Horn, new TV Aerial, LCD TV to main lounge.
New 300mm*650mm Fenders and socks
New Marine Start Batteries with Solar charging (panels on top of fly bridge)
The installation of Anchor Well Linings with 2 Pac tub liner and high density rubber for noise reduction
New Electric Hot Water Tank for bathroom and Shower
Saniflo System for Marine Toilet with Grey and Blackwater Storage
New Fridge freezer and oven for Kitchen
New white Leatherette coverings for Dining area and main Saloon.
Type:- Twin Station Fly Bridge Cruiser
Make:- Custom offshore pilot, West Australia
Hull Build Material:- Plate steel
Length:- c. 13.8 Meters Hull line, not including duckboard, Davit Cranes or Bowsprit.
Beam:- c. 3.96 Meters
Draft:- c. 1.09 Meters
Dry Weight:- +/- 14,500 kg
Hull Identification Number:- AU-TWA034168CB6
Current Insurance Valuation:- $260,000
Engine 1 Port:- 2008,260 KW Yanmar 6LPA-STP 6 cylinder Turbocharged Diesel 334 hours. Engine Number M56883
Engine 2 Starboard :- 2008,260 KW Yanmar 6LPA-STP 6 cylinder Turbocharged Diesel 346 hours. Engine Number M56882
Power: - Generator:- Diecon Aquavolt 8 KVA. 2 new start batteries, 6 deep cycle house batteries, Solar panels on Fly bridge roof.
Year:- Queensland Registered as 1996 custom steel.. Extensive refurbishment 2018/2019
Fuel Capacity:- est 1400 Litres
Water Capacity:- est 500 Litres
Sanitation:- 2016, Full head into Saniflo unit with grey and black water tanks
Safety:- 2012 Zodiac Open Sea Coastal, Class II, 8 Person, self-inflating Life Raft
Accommodation:- 6 bunks across 2 cabins, in addition, dining room table converts to double bed and space in rear lounge to sleep 10.
Full Bathroom with basin, shower and toilet
Full Galley with Oven, Fridge and storage.
Sandpiper is on the hard stand and ready for your inspection with a comprehensive survey to assist your viewing. Please contact us to make an appointment to view her.
Sunshine Boat Sales 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 their agents or surveyors to investigate such details. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.