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ALL Helmsman Trawlers feature proven, solid construction methods, exceptional craftsmanship, abundant use of quality materials, and capable, modern, wide-beam hull designs.
The Helmsman Trawlers 42 Cruiser is a new design in the North American market. It combines the sleek low-slung European-style river design with a capable wide-beam trawler hull. Unique features include a large swim deck with broad stairway access to the bridgedeck, an exceptionally roomy interior including two luxurious stateroom suites, and a large open salon. Options include the addition of a lower helm station, a three-stateroom layout, and various propulsion options. Minimal exterior maintenance and reliable, economical propulsion systems allow owners to spend more time cruising.
A wide range of options and custom configurations are available. We’d like to talk with you about your ideas!
Pricing is for the base model as described under "Full Specs", delivered within the contiguous U.S. Production slots are available for 2013 delivery.
Sistership photos shown.
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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Builder: Helmsman Trawlers
Designer: Leonard LaPierre
LOA: 42 ft 7 in
Beam: 13 ft 11 in
Length on Deck: 41 ft 6 in
Maximum Draft: 3 ft 6 in
Displacement: 32000 lbs Half Load
Number of double berths: 3
Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 2
The large full-beam master stateroom is aft, and features an island queen bed, cedar-lined hanging closets port and starboard, drawers beneath the bed (and additional storage further forward under the bed), reading lights, bookshelves, opening portlights, and an opening ventilation / escape hatch. The master head is starboard, with an integrated large enclosed shower stall. A door encloses the stateroom for privacy. This is such a roomy space that the optional three-stateroom layout cleverly provides a stateroom (or office) to port.
The saloon is larger than one usually finds in a tri-cabin design of this size. With a convertible L-shaped settee to starboard and an entertainment center to port the saloon is designed to be comfortable and accommodating when everyone is up and awake. Visibility and lighting are excellent, with large windows forward and on the sides. Overhead teak handrails are provided. Doors forward starboard and aft port allow movement to outside. An optional lower helm station can be provided.
The galley is down and forward of the saloon, with plenty of working and storage space. A variety of dinette options are available.
The guest stateroom is forward, and includes an island queen and private head/shower. Storage and appointments are equally generous.
The engineroom gives an amazing amount of working space around the engine, and includes a built-in workbench/tool storage. The room is well-lit and extremely orderly. Wire and tubing runs are precise and accessible. Deck plates make movement easy. Through-hulls are readily at-hand.
The flybridge is positioned aft of the saloon and forward of the raised aft deck, providing a sleeker appearance and a lower profile. The aft deck includes built-in seating and plenty of space to entertain. All railings are welded stainless steel, with finely polished welds. Access to the aft deck is via wide stairs (no ladders!) port and starboard from the side decks, or up a curving staircase from the swim deck. The stairs themselves are designed for exceptional safety and security.
Standard engine -- Cummins QSB 6.7-250 hp engine, electronically-controlled common-rail design. Optional engine choices include the entire Cummins QSB series -- 250 hp through 480 hp (electronically controlled); Cummins QSL 9.0 405 hp; Yanmar 220 hp through 480 hp (electronically controlled). Other engines including Lugger, John Deere, and Isuzu may be specified.
engine alarm system
dual Racor fuel filters
two 210 gallon FRP fuel tanks
Sidepower bow thruster
Webasto Air Top 5500 cabin heat (or credit toward a hydronic system or a reverse cycle heat/AC system if desired)
stainless steel prop shaft
bronze or NiBrAl propeller(s) depending on horsepower
stainless steel rudder(s)
stainless steel rudder shoe (single engine)
hot and cold pressurized water
manual bilge pump
bronze sea strainer
seacocks on underwater through-hull fittings
Deck, Bridge, Cockpit and Hull
Solid laminate hull with vinylester resins in external layers, fitted with internal FRP grid.
white gel coat with gray non-skid decks (other colors available)
anchor chain locker with access at bow
stainless steel welded handrails
aft deck and flybridge seating with storage underneath
LED courtesy lights
FRP swim platform
ladder at swim platform
forward cabin hatch
sliding companionway door
sliding lower helm door
anchor chain roller
windlass with 200' chain
Raw water washdown at bow
Fresh water shower (hot/cold) at transom
FRP radar arch with hinge
epoxy barrier coating
Safety / Fittings
Southco door hardware
Lewmar 24" x 24" hatches
Manship stainless steel portholes
20 kg anchor
fire extinguishers (2)
type IV throwable personal flotation device
Blue Sea AC/DC service panel
battery selector switch
Marinco shore power inlet
12v outlets in salon and bridge
110 v outlets
bonding systems with zinc anode
three Rule automatic bilge pumps
Jabsco Sensor-Max potable water pump
12 v LED overhead lights throughout
color-coded wiring harness
One 4D start battery and two 8D house batteries
40 amp battery charger
marine 11 gallon hot water heater
pre-wired and plumbed for a generator
Galley and Heads
Many custom options to configure the galley and heads are available. Standard equipment is listed below.
Seaward Princess propane stove with propane locker on bridgedeck -- credit if electric stove is substituted
Nova Kool refrigerator/freezer
Overhead drop-down cabinets in galley
Medicine cabinet in master head
Stainless steel sink
two 75 gallon stainless steel water tanks
Corian-type or Formica-type countertop options available
Two head compartments
Masterflush marine heads
45 gallon FRP holding tank
Macerator with through-hull
shower sump pumps
Electronically-controlled engine options include specialized controls.
flybridge control center (lower helm controls optional)
electronic throttle controls
Sea Star steering system
stainless wheel topside
sliding lower helm seat
upper helm seat
autopilot hydraulic steering taps in lazarette
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.
All photos are of sisterships, and may show differences in custom or optional configurations.