Superb 60' Dutch steel Custom TSDY in very good condition. She has been well maintained with over 400,000 worth of works done on her over the last 10 years. She has a huge fuel capacity which allows long term motor cruising. This is a very unusual boat with very comfortable accommodation but equally tough systems on board to allow for safe cruising including stabilisers, water maker central heating system and much more.
60' CUSTOM DUTCH STEEL TSDY built in 1984 Considerable refurbishment 2002 - 2010 at a cost of over 400,000. Long distance comfortable cruiser by Boeles Scheepsweren, Holland to designs by HJV Van Duyn
CONSTRUCTION: Steel hull and aluminium superstructure, built to Lloyds 100A1. Teak decks, flybridge and aft cockpit. Blue hull with with white superstructure.
LOA: 17.98m (60') BEAM: 4.81m (16') DRAFT: 2.13m (7') DISPLACEMENT: 40 tons PART 1 BRITISH REGISTRY
NAVIGATION AIDS: *Autohelm ST7000 (1997), lower helm. *Autohelm Autopilot 6000 (1997), flybridge. *Raytheon Pathfinder Rl80C daylight radar (2003), lower helm plus repeater on flybridge (2011). *Autohelm GPS dual station. *Simrad RD68 VHF (2002), lower helm. *Skanti Iridium satellite telephone (2002), lower helm. *Autohelm Multi navigation system giving depth, log, wind direction angle (1997) with separate readouts for speed & wind depth, lower helm. *Sestrel Moore compass, lower helm. *Furuno Navtex (2002), lower helm. GROUND TACKLE: 2 x Danforth anchors 50m x 0.5" chain stbd, and 70m x 0.5" port. *Krampe hydraulic anchor windlass, rebuilt 2001, with canvas cover (2009) and new clutch 2003. GENERAL EQUIPMENT: Pulpit, pushpitboarding gatesstanchions and solid teak rails, all completely rebuilt 2001. *Floodlights on radar mast. *24v dinghy crane (500g), rebuilt 2008. *Teak flybridge table. *Horn. *Full cover for flybridge, 2009. *Rebuild of flybridge area in West epoxy and marine ply for instrument console and seating area in flybridge 2002. Ample storage lockers in GRP fitted at that time. They are fully upholstered and form a splendid seating area (recovered 2009). There is also a teak table. *All hatches have flyscreens and there are dead lights for all portholes. *Refurbish & refit of wheelhouse doors, 2008. *Forward coachroof hatch and aft deck hatch replaced with Rondal unit 2001. All exterior hatches were replaced at this time and Vetus ventilators. *Mast removed, grit blasted and repainted in Awlgrip. *Mast arms modified to accommodate Sat phone and Sat TV aerials (new boards 2009), with identical domes. Additional arm forward fitted to take remote searchlight, all 2002. *Fire hose in GRP box on aft deck. *2 x lifebuoys with lights. *Kent Clearview screen and 2 x windscreen wipers. *Spare starter motor and alternator.
TWIN ROLLS ROYCE C6M 265hp DIESELS - Engines serviced yearly. Apprx 2000 hrs- June 2013. Commander electronic 'fly by wire' throttle controls at main helm & flybridge (overhauled 2010). Capitol LR3000 gearboxes driving conventional shafts & propellers. Drive train & propellers removed, refurbished & refitted 2001. Max. speed: 10.5 knots. Cruising speed: 10 knots. Range: approx. 3,500 nm at cruising. Power assisted hydraulic steering totally overhauled 2002. Hydraulic bowthruster removed & rebuilt 2001. Vosper stabilisers rebuilt 20034 & serviced 2009. ELECTRICS: 2 x 200AH engine batteries, 2008. 8 x 110AH House batteries, 2008. Shore power connection at 220v with connectors P&S. Ring main with 220v sockets throughout. Engine monitoring rebuilt 1996. 12v outlet at helm. Earth leakage test system. Specific inverted 220v shore power unit at work bench. Entertainment systems are run on inverter system (can be used without the generator running). CHARGING SYSTEM: 2 x Lucas 125A alternators, 2001. Inverter for fridge, 2009. 80AH battery charger. 15Kva Onan generator (2001) with Racor filter system, in acoustic hood with baffles exhaust system reducing noise to a minimum. Wiring upgraded & refurbished 2003. Mastervolt isolation transformer 2004, & checked 2009. TANKAGE: 6 x fuel tanks (4 integral tanks for storage & 2 day tanks in steel) 12,000 litres (2640 gallons) refurbished. 1 x fresh water tank in steel 2000 litres (530 gallons) refurbished 2001. 2 x holding tanks (grey) forward & aft in ss totally refurbished 2001. Pump out to sea via Par Maxi Puppy 240v pump. WATER SYSTEMS: Whale Gulper automatic bilges pumps on resilient mounts for forward accommodation discharging to holding tank (2002). Whale Gulper automatic bilge pump on resilient mounts with 2-way valve discharge to holding tank aft (2002). Whale Gulper auto bilge pump on resilient mounts with wandering section in engine room & strum box, discharging from starboard engine room sea valve (2002). 2 x further Whale Gulper auto bilge pumps servicing fwd & aft sections of the yacht. General bilge pump in engine room. Bilge suction manifold with SD NR US with 3-way glanded plugcock to feed raw water to fire hydrantdeck wash & to pump out (2002). Electric 24v fresh water pump & accumulator tank refurbished 2001. Calorifier with 220v immersion. Water also heated by Eberspacher central heating boiler (serviced 2010). Watermaker by Seafresh 2004, serviced & pickled 2004.
SLEEPS 7 IN 3 CABINS INCLUDING MASTER AFT CABIN
The accommodation comprises main saloon, 2 heads, galley and 3 cabins. MAIN SALOONWHEELHOUSE : with ample capacity for entertaining. Large saloon table. Ample cupboard space including attractive glass fixed drinks & display cabinet. Full entertainment system including satellite TV, DVD player and CD player. Large chart table & attractive steering console. AFT: Companionway with radiator leading to: 1) MASTER STATEROOM : with king-size bed, built-in furniture & wardrobes to provide ample stowage for all personal belongings. Wall-mounted 26" LCD TV with satellite. Large (slim) radiator. 2) Access to the ENGINE ROOM through water-tight fire resistant door. 3) AFT HEADS (refitted 2009) FORWARD: GALLEY (renewed 2009) with large fridgefreezer and ample food preparation surfaces as well as a fold-up table to starboard. To starboard is a DOUBLE CABIN : with excellent storage and opposite a large HEADS COMPARTMENT. Forward there is a spacious V-BERTH CABIN with 2 bunks to starboard and another to port, with radiator. SHOWER COMPARTMENT (new 2009). DOMESTIC EQUIPMENT: Smeg hob (2004), dish washer, microgrill, Electrolux fan assisted oven (all new 2009). Indesit fridge freezer. Taylor made reverse cycle air conditioning units servicing aft section, main saloon and forward cabin (all three have their own climatic controls), new 2002. Panasonic satellite TV with remote control in main saloon (2003). Panasonic DVD video recorder (2003). Grundig Sky digibox (2003). Sony J3MD CD player with Pioneer speakers (2003). 7kw Eberspacher heating radiators throughout (new radiator system 2009) (heating serviced 2011). Heads with Par electric toilet and macerator, vanity unit & cupboards (new 1995, and new motor 2009). Heads with Par electric toilet and macerator, vanity unit, bath and shower. Aquarius washer dryer (2002, and little used). Headlinings in main saloon replaced with vinyl and mahogany battens 2002. Headlinings in master cabin, 2009.
"Amazon Queen" is an outstanding boat built to Lloyds 100 A1 standards. She has had extensive refit by her previous and current owners. She is a very capable sea boat with long range ocean passage fuel capacity. She is incredibly well equipped to enable long stays aboard in absolute comfort. This is a custom built boat which must be seen to be fully appreciated. "Amazon Queen"s accommodation has been sympathetically refreshed and is very welcoming. She is centrally heated as well as being reverse cycle air conditioned with radiators throughout the vessel (all new 2009).