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17.5m Pilot Boat

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DESCRIPTION:17.5m Pilot Boat
LENGTH:17.5m (57ft 4in)
BEAM:4.27m (14ft)
DRAFT:1.59m (5ft 2in)
BROKER:Richard Pierrepont
PRICE:GBP 80,000

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Fully Coded Pilot Boat / Workboat + CAT 3 – Inspected by MELAL Surveyor Annually 5 years certificated renewed in 2016. Extensive Annual Maintenance & Annual Refit, Major Refit 2009 including complete overhaul of Engine Room & Wheelhouse & New Engine. Currently in service as a Pilot Boat

Make: Nelson
Year: 1978
LOA: 17.5m
Beam: 4.27m
Draft: 1.59m
Displacement: 34545
Model: Nelson 56
Type: Pilot Boat – MCA Coded
Hull Type: Displacement
Hull Construction: GRP
Hull Color: Blue
Deck Construction: GRP
Deck Color: Grey
Superstructure Construction: GRP

Engines: 2
Drive Type: Conventional
Location: Engine Room / Mid Ship
Engine Make: Scania
Model D16
Year: 2009
Fuel Type: Diesel
HP: 575 x 2
No. Cyl: 2 off V8
Date of Last Engine Service: Feb 2017
Engine Hours: 9400 approx – still in service
Cruising Speed: 16 – 18 knots
Max Speed: 20 – 22 knots
Fuel Consumption per hour: 150 @ 16 – 18 knots approx.
Propellor Type: 4 blade fixed
Rope Cutter on Prop: Yes
Gear Box: Twin Dis
Cooling System: Raw Water / Intercooler
Starting Type: Electric
Control Type: Twin Disc Fly By wire
Bowthruster: No
No. Fuel Tanks: 2
No. Water Tanks: 1 + 1 discontinued
Holding Tanks: N/A
Fuel Capacity: 3000 litre Water Capcity: 80 litre

Electrical System
Voltage: 24
Generator: Fisher Panda
No. Batteries: 8
Amp Hours Each: 200
Alternator: Yes
Shore Power: Yes
Length of Shore Power Cable: 17 metre

Freshwater System
Hot and Cold
Hot and Cold Water Heating System: Electric / Calorifier from ME
Water Maker: No

No. of Single Berths: 2
No. of Cabins: 1
No. of heads Compartments: 1
Woodwork / Interior Trim: Commercial Some Teak Mahogany Laminated
Shower: No
Hand Basin: 2
Cooker Fuel: No
Hob – No. Burners: No
Microwave: Yes
Galley Sink: Yes
Fridge: Yes
Cabin Heating: Webasco
Air conditioning: No
Entertainment Equipment: TV

Safety Equipment: As per Coding
Liferaft: Hired
Lifejackets: 12 
Lifebuoys: 3
Flares: 6 pcs red, 4 white, 4 red hard, 2 orange smoke, 2 speed line
Other Mob Equipment: 2 MOB Recovery Davit
Stern Prop Guard
Integrated Recovery Ladded
Fire Extinguisher: 6
Fire Blanket: 2
Bilge Pumps: 2 Electric, 4 Manual + Mechanic Driven
Gas Detector: Co
Alarm: 2 Zoned Fire Panel
Other Safety Equipment: Full Pilot boat code to CAT 3 with capacity for 12 persons (3 pilots) State Fire
Extinguisher System

Navigation Equipment
Log Speed: Yes
Compass: Yes
Autopilot: No
Chartplotter: Furuno
GPS: Furuno
Chart, Radar, GPS, Compass
Depthsounder: Yes
Navtex: No
Radar: Furuno
VHF: 2 Sailor
Handheld VHF: 1
AIS: 1

General Equipment
Anchor: 2
Windlass: Manual
Warps & Fender: Integrated Fender
Navigation Lights: Yes
Boarding Ladder: Recovery MOB Integrated into Dropdown Propguard
Davits: 2 MOB Recovery Davits

Inspected by MELAL end of each year, MELAL certificate expires 29/11/2019


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IMPORTANT: 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 their agents, or their surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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