This boat, designed by George Buehler and built of wood, has a displacement hull and is intended as a long distance, economical, live-aboard cruiser, capable of crossing oceans in relative comfort at a steady, slow, efficient speed. Hand crafted by Wayne Shibley Wooden Boats LLC, constructed of douglas fir wood with silicone bronze fasteners, everything is strong and heavy duty for serious cruising.
Uses 1.5 gallons of fuel per hour on average at 6 to 7 knots. Two fuel tanks totaling 500 gallons.
Wood is still a good boatbuilding material, maintenance is simple and can be done with hand tools, wood is a natural, renewable material, available everywhere, it insulates, it is strong and can be fashioned to please the eye.
From builder/seller: Link to more details, construction photos, etc: http://www.wood-boats.com/new_construction_old_photos.html#oldphotos
Please contact at 773-221-8880
Tilleggsinformasjon, tilbehør og utstyr:
Bygger: Wayne Shibley Wooden Boats LLC
Designer: George Buehler
LOA: 40 ft 0 in
Bom: 12 ft 9 in
Minimum Kjøldybde: 4 ft 9 in
Avvik: 35000 lbs
Total Power: 80 HP
Motormerke: John Deere
Propeller: 3-blads propell
Engine Power: 80 HP
Anchor windlass, bow rollers, 3 anchors with rope/chain rodes
Mast: douglas fir, steadying sail and genoa
Stainless steel handrails
Mechanical Equipment and Engine Details
John Deere 4045DFM, 80 hp marine diesel, keel cooled, dry exhaust
ZF Marine transmission gear 2.78 to 1
1 ¾” propeller shaft
3 blade 26" x 20" prop
2 aluminum fuel tanks, 500 gal. total
Engineroom fire extinguisher system
Fire extinguisher in each compartment (3)
Holding tank (35 gal.)
Water tanks (2 tanks of 54 gal. each)
Fresh water system, fresh water pump, hot water heater
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.