Southern Cross: 50 ft. Mariner Motor Sailor
Mariner Marine Industries Long Beach CA
Built 1979 in commercial shipyard, commissioned 1980.
Hull heavy fiberglass built like commercial craft.
Length 50 ft. beam 15 ft. gross displacement 50,000 pounds.
Draft 6 ft.
Full length keel with rudder shoe to protect prop and rudder, ideal in area waters with shoals and shallow outcroppings.
Rigged for 3 sails, main, stay, jib.
Walk in engine room.
Power, Perkins 6.135T turbo diesel.
Gen set Northern Lights 8k.
Bow thruster 50 k Veritas.
Fuel storage 500 gal.
Fresh water storage 100 gal.
Water heater 12 gal electric.
State rooms 2, for with 2 bunks, aft set for queen berth.
Heads 2, each with shower sink and toilet.
Full galley with companionway access.
Large open saloon with 2 settees and map table/bar and entertainment center.
Hull is clean, free of blisters with no cracks or damage. The hull is freshly painted 3 coats tough epoxy. Bottom painted 3 hard coats, 2 ablative. Sure flow painted on prop and bow thruster.
Prop shaft, prop and all bearings including cutless bearing housing replaced 4 years ago.
Fresh packing installed for both prop shaft and steering rudder box.
Both Diesel propulsion engine and gen-set engine were rebuilt 4 years ago
alternators installed on both engine and gen-set. Engine starter replaced this year, heat exchanger rebuilt this year. New sea water pump installed on gen-set.
A new engine control panel was built and installed.
New engine control cables and helm operators installed.
New batteries for engine start, gen-set start, bow thruster and windlass installed this year.
New engine room entry hatches and doors built.
New hard top built this year.
Complete new helm station built. New Garmin Gps and VHS radio installed. New light and radio control panel installed.
Mast has been replaced this year, with new running and mast lights. All the rigging is new and the sails (all serviceable) have been adapted to the new rigging.
A new companionway entrance and stair with a tambor door entrance was built.
2 bilge pumps installed.
New living area floor and hatches installed.
Throughout the living area the ceiling height is 6 ft. or better.
Many interior cabinets have been removed and new built. master cabin bed is in process.
The master head has been completely rebuilt with full shower with porcelain tile surround, new electric toilet and full counter top and ceramic basin.
The forward cabin and head are unchanged at moment and are serviceable. A new electric toilet sits in the box.
New shower sumps installed for both.
All new Galley with a number of outlets a microwave oven, a Norclold upright refrigerator and Uline ice maker. The counter top is tile, with stainless steel sink and fresh water spigot with under counter filter.
AC wiring and panels are new and checked to ground power cable and from shore power input, to outlets (all are GFI).
DC wiring panels, wiring are new. All interior lighting is DC, all but 2 are LED.
Water supply system has been completely replaced, with all new valves, fittings and PEX tubing.
The existing 100 gallon fresh water tank has been retained and cleaned. A new shore water valve and pressure control have been installed.
Two new 20 gal. holding tanks have been installed an plumbed.
1. Added 6 solar panels with automatic charger
2. Electrical wiring upgrade for AC/DC panels ($7000.00 upgrade)
3. Grey water plumbing refit
4. Two new bilge pumps and high water alarm
5. Aft cabin remodel
6. Rebuilt forward head
7. New electric aft head
879 NE Dixie Hwy
Jensen Beach, FL 34957