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 1988 38′ x 12.5′ Twin Screw Aluminum Fairey Mersey Class Workboat

New Price: $199,900 CDN

  • Built in Southampton, England
  • Originally used as a lifeboat in Great Britain, she’s been modified for commercial use on the Great Lakes – Perfect for surveys, dive support, crew, towing, rescue…you name it, this versatile workhorse of a boat can do it!
  • GRT: 14.99
  • Powered by twin CAT 3208T engines, completely rebuilt in 2015, 2510 hours
  • The unique tunnel hull design with protected Nibral props, line cutters and low water pick ups with strainers allow for beaching when needed
  • Transport Canada Near Coastal Class 1
  • Electrical:
    • 2 x 150amp, 24 volt DC Alternators , one per engine.
    • 4 x Marine Deep Cycle 108Ah batteries Engine Starting Bank.
    • 4 x Marine Deep Cycle 108Ah Storage Bank
    • 24V Panels with 120V/1ph/60hz available via 3000w Pure Sine Wave Inverter on separate electrical panel.
    • Shore Power 120V/1ph/60hz, 30A Connection on forward deck area.
  • Navigation Equipment:
    • Raymarine C125 12 ” chartplotter
    • Radar Raymarine Quantum 18″ raydome
    • AIS EmTrak B-100 Class B Transponder
    • GPS Furuno NavNet Internal GPS Receiver
    • Depth Sounder,  Furuno Rez Boost TZ Touch 2 with twin ES-600 transducers
    • Speed Log, Raymarine ST-50
    • Fluxgate Magnetic Compass , KVH Gyro Compass
    • Search Lights, Dual , ship powered , high wattage search lights , multiple handheld
    • Marine VHF Radios, 1 x ICOM M506 VHF-DSC with Command Mic (Wheelhouse) and 1 x ICOM M324 VHF-DSC radio (Flybridge)
    • VHF Direction Finder ,Taiyo Model TD-L1520
  • Safety Equipment:
    •  Fire Equipment. 1 x 33 ft  Fire Hose with adjustable nozzle , engine driven fire pump , 2 x manual Dry Chemical and CO2 Fire Extinguishers . Pyrogen extinguishing system for engine room and fuel tank area
  • Deck Equipment and Special Features:
    • Working Deck Space, 50 sq ft Aft Deck, 100 sq ft Forward Deck
    • A-Frame Crane 1000 lbs,WLL, 6 ft height, 3 ft width, 3 ft transom extension (@ 25 degrees) Small boat tender hoisting capability
    • Manual Davit Crane, 500 lbs WLL, 6 ft height, 4 ft side reach, 30 ft of cable on manual reel, deck mounts on Port and Starboard aft sides
    • Multi-Beam Echo Sounder Pole Mount, Stbd Side, Mid-Deck footing for pole support
    • Anchors 2 x 20 kg Delta Anchors and 30m anchor line and chain
    • Capstan, 5 Ton Rated Anchor / Line Handling Capstan
    • Towing Posts, 2 x 25 Ton Rated Towing Posts Forward and Aft
    • 300ft of 1.25″ double braided nylon Tow Line
    • 3 x 10ft Boat Hooks, fore deck and cabin mounted

Located in Southern Ontario on Lake Erie    

Details are deemed to be correct but are not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

Please contact us for further information    sms@scrutonmarine.com
Scruton Marine Inc.    Phone 519-583-1636
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