1996 Herreshoff Buzzards Bay Buzzards Bay 25
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- Engine/Fuel Type:
- Single / diesel
- Located In:
- Cataumet, MA
- Hull Material:
- Current Price:
- US$ 75,000
The Buzzards Bay 25 is one of the most admired designes of all time; her subtle curves and shapes have capitvated knowlegable sailors for nearly 100 years. No less impressive is the stunning performance and docile manners of great classic .Ask anyone who has sailed or competed with her sisterships and meet there owners.
Price to sell at $98,000 and now a great value in a well maintained classic.
"Eclipse" is cold molded, marconi rig edition, built by the talented Damien McLaughlin.Corp. She is in excellent condition and is highly recommended to those who seek an elegant fast classic day sailor.egattas.Unlike many competitors The BB 25 requires no sail changes and can be raced successfully with a small crew.mark
This is a great value and is highly recommended.
Please contact at 888-399-4479
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Builder: Damian Mclaughlin Corp.
LOA: 33 ft 9 in
Beam: 8 ft 9 in
LWL: 25 ft 0 in
Length on Deck: 33 ft 9 in
Minimum Draft: 3 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 6 ft 0 in
Ballast: 3750 lbs
Dry Weight: 7500 lbs
Total Power: 15 HP
Engine Brand: yanmar
Engine Model: 2 GM
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: Folding propeller
Engine Power: 15 HP
Large, deep comfortable cockpit with room for six adults.
Interior features a V-berth forward, a reading chair to starboard off the companionway.
The engine box with a counter top for a small galley is to port.
A locker for a Porta-Potti is under the V-Berth.
Hull is cold molded "West System" of laminated construction covered with a fiberglass skin and awlgripped Matterhorn White.
Decks are fiberglass over plywood, awlgripped tan.
Trim, hatches, coamings are varnished teak
Cockpit seats & sole are raw teak
Bronze deck hardware
Interior is finished in Off White awlgrip, matte finish with varnished teak trim.
A simple 12 Volt distribution panel is to port.
Interior reading lights
Masthead tri-color running lights
Yanmar 2GM fresh water cooled diesel installed 1998.
Engine alternator, two blade bronze folding propeller.
6 Gallon plastic fuel tank
RIG & SAILS
Marconi rig designed by Sidney Herreshoff.
Varnished spruce spars
Self tending jib on club
Halyards & reefing gear led to cockpit
Stainless steel 1 x19 standing rigging
Lewmar ball bearing traveller,main sheet, jib lead blocks
Bronze sheet & halyard winched
Main & jib from low stretch "Square weave" Dacron by Downs Sails
The Herreshoff Buzzards Bay 25 is one the most admired designs of all time. Her elegant lines have bewitched generations of sailors and have set standards for beauty and speed that have often been imitated but never equalled.
"Eclipse" was built by the Damien McLaughlin Corp of "West System" and requires much less maintenance that conventionally built wooden boats while preserving the matchless aesthetic appeal of the original design.
"Eclipse" has been well maintained by her knowledgeable owners and is in excellent condition.
Highly recommended to those who seek the penultimate classic for day sailing , the occasional overnight and participation in classic yacht regattas.
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.