1988 Solas Custom Cutter
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a DIAMOND in the yard
- Engine/Fuel Type:
- Single / diesel
- Located In:
- St. Maarten/St. Martin
- Hull Material:
- Current Price:
- US$ 499,000
Truly a world class vessel. With her most beautiful, mix of solid woods, the interior shows a craftsmanship not found on vessels today. Malaika is a WOW!
BUILDER:SOLAS of South Africa. DESIGNER: DEREK KELSALL
MALAIKA has extensive upgrades from a major retrofit in 2010. If a 77' foot cutter is within your size range, this yacht is a must see. MALAIKA is able to comfortably accommodate 7 -9 in 3 cabins plus. The Master cabin is very spacious and private, with king size bed, settee library, writing desk, bar and a bathroom with a full size conventional bath tub, hand crafted wooden wash basins and electric w.c. throughout.
She needs to be loved again. Great charter potential with big income.
LIVE THE DREAM
+17215504857 (St Martin)
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Flag of Registry: British Virgin Islands
LOA: 77 ft 0 in
Beam: 18 ft 0 in
Length on Deck: 77 ft 0 in
Minimum Draft: 11 ft 5 in
Maximum Draft: 11 ft 5 in
Headroom: 6 ft 8 in
Freeboard: 4 ft 0 in
Total Power: 200 HP
Engine Brand: Cummings
Engine Model: 315 6BTA
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 200 HP
Number of single berths: 2
Number of double berths: 3
Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 3
Number of bathrooms: 3
Wind speed and direction
Sea water pump
Manual bilge pump
Electric bilge pump
Fresh water maker
Generator - Generator is an Onan 7.5 KW, installed in 2005
Shore power inlet
Outboard engine brackets
Total Liferaft Capacity: 8
MALAIKA was designed with elegance, comfort, and seaworthiness in mind. Her beautiful interior was built by master cabinet makers using solid African woods: teak, ash, cherry and maple. It is exquisite.There is no veneering.
The yacht was refitted in 2010, when the current owner spared no expense.
The cockpit area has a dining table covered by a hard Bimini top, perfect for enjoying breakfast lunch or dinner. It accommodates 8. Aft, is a hydraulic lift which acts as a swim platform, dinghy dock, and davits. MALAIKA has great deck space, including an open area forward of the wheelhouse which can be covered in sunpads.
She is easily sailed by 2, from the her external wheel, or by joystick control from inside -either from the pilot house or at a third station in the main salon.
Cutter rigged with furling.on main and foresails.
The pilot house has all the navigation and electonics one would need on such a yacht plus a pilot berth, seating area and large chart table.
A few steps lead down to the main salon there is a large u-shaped couch and table for interior dining to starboard with further seating to port. The salon benefits from large windows making it feel even more spacious. Ihe inside helm is to Starboard and forward of the dining area.
MALAIKA is able to accommodate up to 6-9 people in 3 cabins + with full air conditioning. Her aft master cabin is very spacious and private; with a king size bed, 2 settees, and a library with writing desk and bar. The master bathroom has a full size conventional bath tub, a hand crafted wooden wash basin and electric w.c. Forward of the salon are; a double cabin to port and a twin bunk cabin with a lower double bed and a single upper berth to starboard. All cabins have full air conditioning, private bathrooms and luxury adjustable showers with curtain enclosures.
There is ample storage in the forepeak.
Retrofit and Specifications
Refit in 2010 included; The hull and topsides were taken back to raw fibreglass, filled and faired with Awlgrip filler and repainted. tTe rig was surveyed and replaced as needed. the haydralic davits where rebuilt, The engine was replaced with a factory rebuilt Cummings.
|Accomodation:||6-7||Max Speed:||10 knots|
|Cabins:||3||Engines:||1xCummins 315 6BTA|
|Cruise Speed:||8 knots|
Facilities: - Full air conditioning, -
Salon TV/VCR, - DVDs and videos, - iPod connections, - Books, - Board games, - Silver service, - BBQ, - Water maker, - Bimini. Watersports & Toys: - 6 person 40hp 13ft dinghy, - Swim platform, - Side fold down boarding ladder, - Fishing gear. -25 HP Yamaha with 12 ft consile AB RIB.
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 his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.