1978 Hardin ketch

Added 5 October, 2011

About this Sailboat:

LOA: 45’ 2” LWL: 34’ 6” BEAM: 13’ 4” DRAFT: 5’ 6”
DISPLACEMENT: 32,000# BALLAST: 8,500#
MAST HEIGHT: 44’ 7” SAIL AREA: 809 sq ft HEADROOM: 6’ 4”
FUEL CAPACITY: 180 gallons in two fiberglass tanks
WATER CAPACITY: 180 gallons in two fiberglass tanks
BUILDER: Hardin International, Taiwan, ROC

ENGINE: Isuzu C-240 four cylinder fresh water cooled 60 hp diesel. Single lever engine controls on binnacle. Engine instruments on binnacle include tach, oil pressure, water temperature amp meter and hour meter (2,050 showing, 250 SMOH). Two Racor fuel filter/water separators, two bronze raw water strainers, water lift exhaust, three blade prop.

GENERATOR: Viking 2.5 kw one cylinder raw water cooled diesel generator. Generator instruments include tach, amp meter, oil pressure and hour meter.

ELECTRICAL: 12v system with six 12v gel batteries, two selector switches, 12v breaker panels with volt meters, Heart inverter/converter, and 55 amp engine alternator. 110v system with breaker panel, AC volt and amp meters and shore power cord.

SAILS AND RIGGING: Ketch rigged. Anodized aluminum masts, booms and spreaders. Masts stepped on deck. Stainless steel standing rigging with double lower shrouds, double back stay and baby stay. Two 2 speed halyard winches on main mast, one 2 speed halyard winch on mizzen mast, two Lewmar #43 genoa sheet winches. Four to one purchase main sheet with traveler aft of cockpit. Sails include main with jiffy reefing and lazy jacks, mizzen with lazy jacks, staysail, and 130% genoa. Schaffer 3000 roller furling gear. Rigid vang and whisker pole with mast mount.

Equipment on Board:

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT: Hydraulic wheel steering, Ritchie binnacle compass, Navico HP 8000 autopilot, Garmin 12 XL GPS at helm, Furuno 16 mile radar, SGC SSB, Autohelm digital depth, Apelco VHF, Sony AM/FM cassette stereo with 10 disc changer, Magic Chef four burner propane stove with oven, Adler Barbour 12v refrigeration, Marine air conditioning, Stainless steel bow and stern pulpits, Double life lines with gates port and starboard, Stainless steel stern mount swim ladder, Double anchor rollers on bow, Simpson Lawrence 555 windlass, 30# Delta anchor with 120’ 3/8” chain, 30# Delta anchor with 30’ ½” chain and 150’ rode, Pressure water/shower, 110v/heat exchanger, Marine head with holding tank, Sayes self steering vane, Custom fiberglass and aluminum hard top with dodger, Bow thruster


Hardin ketch
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