This Bluewater Long Range Pilothouse Trawler by Ta Chiao Brothers with full displacement hull and flybridge is perfect for long range cruising, Great Loop, and coastal and river cruising. Compares with Kadey Krogen. Bridge clearance is 17' with bimini up, and reduces to 15' with bimini down. She's cruised Panama Canal and Great Loop and along Pacific and Atlantic coasts. Economical single Ford Lehman diesel engine let's you cruise long distances between fuel stops. Captain will appreciate the well-equipped pilothouse helm for all weather cruising and flybridge helm for cruising in good weather, not typically found on pilothouse trawlers. PIlothouse 2 side doors open to side deck, Portuguese bridge, bow deck and steps to flybridge.
This roomy trawler layout offers several comfortable spaces to relax and entertain - aft covered cockpit, flybridge, and salon. A real bonus is the 6' 5" head room throughout interior! Sleep 6 comfortably aboard in 2 private cabins - master with queen berth, guest cabin with double v-berth, and additional single berths on pilothouse and salon settees. Fully equipped galley has plenty of storage for long range cruising - full size refrigerator/freezer and ample pantry cabinets.
If you're looking for a comfortable, well-built cruising vessel for exploring offshore and inshore waters, this Pilothouse Trawler will fit your needs. Economical, comfortable cruising wherever you want to go!
? NEW LOWER PRICE!!
? Ta Chiao Brothers built Bluewater LTD Long Range Cruiser
? NEW KOHLER GENERATOR November 2016
? NEW BOTTOM PAINT November 2016
Come aboard this Pilothouse trawler at aft cockpit via swim platform and transom door. Note how flybridge deck fully covers cockpit area with teak and holly deck with hatch access to steering and storage. Walk through centerline aft door into salon. Observe 6' 5" headroom throughout interior. Notice long cushioned settee to port and mounted table with folding leaves, and comfortable upholstered swivel chairs to starboard. Note parquet sole with hatch access to engine room. Appreciate the amount of light in salon from large windows. Walk forward to 2009 refurbished U-shaped galley to port with open counter between galley and salon. Observe ample counter space, abundance of large cabinets above and below counter, deep double stainless steel sink with high faucet, propane stove and oven, microwave oven and full length refrigerator/freezer.
Turn to starboard and down 4 steps to amidship master suite. Observe to port raised queen berth with 4- drawer storage underneath, and to starboard 3 hanging lockers, vanity with cabinets underneath, 4 opening ports and parquet sole.
Move forward to observe apartment size stackable washer/dryer to starboard. Open door to port to observe head. Note step-in shower/tub, large vanity with stainless steel sink, full length mirror, and vacuflush marine toilet.
Continue forward and open door to guest suite. Observe double v-berth, hanging locker to starboard, cabinets below v-berth, shelves above v-berth and anchor locker access, plus 2 opening side ports, dorade and overhead opening hatch.
Return aft and up steps to salon. Take 4 steps up to starboard to enter pilothouse. Note teak and holly sole. Observe the captain's great view from helm. Note long raised settee with leafed table that makes into single berth. Notice ample storage for charts, safety equipment and other gear in cabinets, shelves and behind settee. Exit pilothouse through either port or starboard full size door to side deck. Move forward to Portuguese bridge with storage and further forward to foredeck. Note newly refinished nonskid deck, teak trim and teak caprails. Observe high stainless steel bow rails, sturdy samson post for anchoring and 2 heavy duty cleats with hawsepipes for docking.
Return along either side through Portuguese bridge and up 4 steps to flybridge. Note newly refinished nonskid flybridge deck, bimini, and all-around leecloth attached to high stainless steel rails. Sit in middle of long settee to observe 360º view from flybridge helm under bimini. Walk around settee to note aft facing long settee and large aft flybridge deck with ample space for deck chairs and table.
This Pilothouse Trawler with the classic deck and interior layout has a rare additional flybridge with bimini that adds a lot of social space and pleasant cruising in good weather. You will enjoy relaxing in spacious salon, pilothouse, aft cockpit and flybridge. Lots of large windows in salon and flybridge add great natural light.
Sleep up to 6 family and friends in two private cabins with double/queen berths with airconditioning and additional single berths in convertible salon settee and pilothouse settee.
Casual cooks and gourmet chefs alike will love this galley layout and equipment refurbished in 2009. Store aboard enough perishable food for a very long cruise in the full size refrigerator and freezer, additional under counter refrigerator, and nonpersihables in multiple pantry cabinets. Everyone's favorite U-shaped galley up allows the chef and helpers to be in the social conversation while preparing, serving and cleaning up.
This 40' Pilothouse Trawler is ready for your long range or local cruising. You'll appreciate the roomy social spaces for entertaining in salon, covered aft cockpit and flybridge, and fully equipped galley.
If you're looking for a sturdy, comfortable, economical cruising vessel at a great price, this Pilothouse Trawler deserves your serious consideration. She's ready to cruise with new generator and bottom paint.
Cruise economically and comfortably anywhere your heart directs you!!
Personal items aboard are excluded.
Contact Capt. Calvin Cornish at CaptCalvin@EdwardsYachtSales.com or 941.830.1047 or Wendy at 941.916.0660 for more information and to schedule a showing on this great Pilothouse Trawler.