Formosa 51 Ketch Rig
Formosa 51 Ketch Rig for sale | 15.84m (52'0") | 1984 | 1x diesel 120hp | GRP Construction | Long Keel underwater profile | 8 sleeping berths | Boat REF# 221047
|Builder||Formosa Boat Building Co Ltd|
|Lying||Phuket / Thailand|
|Fuel capacity||770.0 ltr (169.4 USG) Total - 4 Tanks|
|Water capacity||600.0 ltr (132.0 USG) Total - 3 Tanks|
|Engine||1 x diesel 120hp|
|Engine make and model||Ford Leaman (1984)|
|Engine Hours||Engine1: 300 ?|
|Prop(s)||3 blade fixed|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||15.5 ltr (3.4 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed|
|Cruising speed (approx)||7.5 knots|
|Max speed (approx)||8.5 knots|
Engine hours are since reconditioning in 2012.
|Draft Min||2.00m (6'7")|
|Draft Max||2.00m (6'7")|
Ketch rigged Aluminium spars (unknown year) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (unknown year)
|Reefing mainsail||Rolly Tasker - Slab (2011) 3 Reefs|
|Headsail||Rolly Tasker - Furling (2011)|
|Other sails||Rolly Tasker self tacking jib (2011)|
|Rolly Tasker Mizzen (2011)|
|MPS (unknown year)|
Masts were pulled and painted 2011 and the running and standing rigging inspected and replaced as necessary.
220 volt, 6 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power, generator New battery charger 2015. Generator is a Yamaha EF 2.6 ( Gasoline ) portable.
|Underwater profile||Long Keel|
Additional 200 L of fuel can be carried in a bladder tank. Hull Painted 2011.
|Total # of berths||8|
|No. of double berths||1|
|No. of single berths||6|
|No. of crew berths||2|
|Air conditioning||1 Air conditioning Units|
|Heads||5 heads (Manual)|
|Manual water system|
|Hot water system|
|Fresh water wash|
Crews cabin is currently used as a workshop.
A/C is a domestic unit that can fit over a hatch whilst in port.
3 burner propane Stove
5 halyard winches
4 sheet winches
Electric Lofrans Tigress windlass
(Bruce & 2 x Plough)
100.00m (328'1") of chain
100.00m (328'1") of rode
Highfield ( Aluminium ) dinghy (2014)
6hp outboard, Tohatsu 4 Stroke (unknown year)
3 bilge pumps (1 manual / 2 electric)
EPIRB battery replacement date: 08-31-2018
The beautiful Teak interiors of these Taiwanese built boats, of this era, like this Formosa, will never be seen again at an affordable price. This example one of the last 51's built has just been extensively refitted between 2007 and present and whilst there is still some cosmetic improvements possible all the major work has been done and she comes equipped with all tools, cutlery, snorkeling gear, fishing tackle, crockery & bedding ready to go sailing.
Recent work completed includes:
2007 Teak decks replaced.
2008 Mast steps rebuilt & bulkheads re-glassed/replaced where necessary.
2010 Masts repainted.
2011 Re-rigged as necessary and upgraded new Genoa furler, new main, mizzen, jib & Genoa sails, new sheets & halyards. New sail & hatch covers. Resealed all opening ports with new face seals. New windows in main & aft cabins. New cockpit squabs & helm seat. New aft cabin main squab & saloon squabs.
2012 Recondition main engine, gearbox replaced shaft & bearings & fitted PSS drip less shaft seal. Complete repaint, new dinghy. Re-varnished inside bright work.
2013 New tropical covers. New Bimini cover & side curtains.
2015 Replaced all batteries and fitted new smart battery charger. New rudder & shaft replaced flange packing with lip seal for rudder shaft. Replaced bowsprit
2018 New Radar.
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These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.