,Was exploration vessel suitable for dive, expedition or live aboard Strong engines, good condition. Offers expected.
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Skutter is a dive vessel (coastal research) of 34' length, 12' beam drafting approx. 30". Built by California Trawlers in 1989 with twin Cat 3208 (over powered for size) low hour engines.
On board there is also a Onan 7.5 gen set.
Tankage is approx. 400 fuel, 110 water. 24 X 24 inch wheels (spares in storage) with a cruise speed of 8-12 knots.
Skutter is fitted with 2 x 25" prop wash deflectors which are used for over burden removal the transom having been modified and reinforced at a cost of 25,000 $US. These may also be removed easily if not required allowing the vessel to be used for fishing etc.
The vessel has a working AC unit, holding tank and direct over board discharge.
On board are vessels spares including spare main engine cooling pumps (both just overhauled including the spare), gasket sets, various parts and all tools required for service. Essentially everything required to operate this vessel long term independently.
Skutter has comfortable living areas with a bright galley, double cabin and 2 x fwd bunks and storage lockers.
New solar panels were fitted in 2016 along with a complete new battery bank and inverter ( receipts provided ) covering all day to day power needs.
Water collection from all levels makes skutter a great self sufficient live aboard
Shown on deck is the fibreglass tender supplied with skutter along with a tohatsu 9.8 hp 2 stroke outboard and hydro fins.
Skutter comes complete with all kitchenwares etc including coffee maker and microwave.
A DVD recorder is also fitted along with 3 x hull cameras and monitor previously used for treasure hunting.
A second TV is mounted in the living area and recent wireless router fitted onboard.
Comes with a solid mooring in the lagoon ( French Side )
1989 34' California Trawler
drafting approx. 3'
twin Cat 3208 low hour engines.
Onan 7.5 gen set.
400 fuel, 110 water.
2 x 25" prop wash deflectors for treasure hunting.
spare parts: anchors, spare dive gear, spare gas surface supply compressor
California Trawler 34 feet
Twin Cat 3208, low hour engines.
Onan 7.5 gen set.
16 Wellsburg Rd Cole Bay
Cole Bay / Simpson Bay Lagoon
St. Maarten/St. Martin