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|Model||Force 50 Ketch|
|Offered By||Honolulu Yacht Brokerage International LLC|
Every once in awhile we come across a design that really is under appreciated. We seek to shed light on lesser known, but very attractive designs. Usually these designs have secret followings of dark admirers who whisper their praises in the twilight. By those few who have been enlightened, these sailboats are sought after in every corner and rarely last on the market, even in these tough times. Have a look at "Witch Doctor III".
The vessel was built by Hudson Enterprises Inc., in Taipei, Taiwan. and imported by House of Yachts in Marina Del Rey, California. The vessel was built in 1973 and is a model Force 50 Pilothouse ketch. The vessel documented dimensions are as follow: overall length is 50 feet 10 inches, breadth is 14 teet 2 inches, depth is 6 feet, displacement is 52,000 lbs. Certificate of Documentation is 959207 and the Hull Identification Number is HSYDOOI10373. Both numbers are identified on the vessel as being permanently affixed to the vessel structure.
Specific Equipment List
ACYDC generator- Westerbeke model 7.6/5.7BTD 60/50 7.7kw diesel NOT RUNNING
Main Engine Alternator— Xantrex XAR digital Alternator Regulator, 100 A (new in 2016)
Invener- Xantrex Pro XM 1800
Battery Charger — Master Volt 12/40,/3. (2) Photo Voltaic 45 watt solar panels Batteries- West marine AGM 12V, 81) 245 AH
Auto Pilot — Wood Freeman 8200
Compass Danforth Constellation binnacle mount, Danforth Corsair
Communications — Standard Horizon Matrix AIS GX2100 VHF. (2) Standard Horizon ll X290 portable VHF. Icom IC-M700 SSB, Icom ATI 20 automatic antenna Inner
GPS- Garmin GPS72H portable Radar - Furuno 1621 Mkll
Potable Water — Cruise RO water maker. 20 GPH
Water Heater — Takagi I-KB-OS on demand I.PG heater
Refer— Isotherm Compact Classic, 420J3BB1000006 (new in 2012)
Cooking — Magic Chef LPG three burner gimballed stove and oven.
Full galley with large 12 volt freezer and separate 12 volt refrigerator. Small 110 volt refrigerator is also installed.
MSD — Raritan Electro Scan -rype I (not operating)
Washing Machine — Splendide 2 IOOXC washer dryer
Main aux engine — Perkins 4-236 inboard diesel
NOTE: RECENTLY REBUILT !
Transmission — Borg Warner model 7 IC (new in 2012).
Sails — Main:
Dacron with partial battens and three reef points,
Headsail; Dacron, 100% plus spare,
Mizzen; Dacron. partial battens.
Dingy — Walker Bay 8, I-IIMC hull with Johnson 6.0
Anchors — Danforth, galvanized, CQR galvanized
Windlass — Lewmar 1-13 horizontal drum (new in 2016)
Winches - (2) Hardin Yachts #28. (2) Hardin Yachts #24, (2) Hardin Yachts #20.
4 person life raft
Dehumidifier — Somedays the humidity is high and the Witchdoctor just seems wet. Turn on the dehumidifier and all is cured Regular running also prevents the growth of mold.
20 gallon per hour watermaker. If you are going to cruise in luxury, you don't want to have to conserve water. In the you can trade water for diesel fuel.
Flat screen television
Tankless propane water heater— you can't fill a hot tub with an I I gallon hot water tank. On the Witch Doctor III, crew has unlimited hot water for showers or baths.
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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.
|Length on Deck||51ft|
|Length at Waterline||39ft|
|Fresh Water Tank|