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  1. 1995 Gillmer custom

    October 19, 2012 by EVAN

    About this Sailboat:

    Custom Gillmer similar to Southern Cross 31. Serious ocean cruiser. Lots and lots of varnished teak and sitka spruce spars. Hull is strip- planked mahogany, West system glued and screwed. White Oak frames. Epoxy coated. White oak keel. 4300lb lead ballast.Interior has V-berth forward. Followed by enclosed head to port. Saloon has opposing settees which pullout to more comfortable singles. Cherry cabinetry. White bulkheads. Ash ceilings throughout.
    Fixed cherry drop leaf table. Galley to SB aft with sink and Fynspray hand pump, icebox and copper lined stove area. Sea Swing propane burner on bulkhead. Nav area,opposite, to port. Storage under cockpit. Exterior has aft cockpit w 2 scuppers. 3/4″ Teak decks on marine ply , Varnished teak cabin sides, white marine ply FG top. 10 bronze (NFM) opening ports w/screens. One Bomar hatch on foredeck w/ screen. Zebra wood drop boards w screen and plexi light. Two teak/bronze dovetailed Dorade boxes. Outboard rudder and tiller steering. Bowsprit and boomkin. She is a beautiful vessel.

    Equipment on Board:

    Nat Wilson tanbark sails (6). Gaff mainsail w/topsail, Marconi mizzen. Staysail on boom, yankee and jib topsail. Varnished sitka spruce spars. Lignum Vitae blocks w/ some Schaeffer additions. Hand spliced SS standing rigging (Rigging Loft, RI).Bronze NFM and Port Townsend Foundry exterior hardware Volvo 43 hp turbo diesel; 500 hrs. 2010 cutlass bearing. Two 40 gal stainless steel fuel tanks. Nav station with chart table, storage under, nav light, electric panel, battery switch,two house(HD)and and one starting battery. JVC radar, Interior engine panel. Depth sounder and repeater in cockpit. . VHF radio. Stereo. 2 LED bulkhead lights,6 Dome lights. 60 gal water in two SS tanks. Enclosed head; 2010 toilet and gravity feed holding tank. 45lb CQR on bowsprit. 30’3/8 chain, 200′ 3/4 nylon rode. Aqua Signal Mast head tri-color light and running lights. Electric and deck manual bilge pumps. Oct 2010 Paul Haley survey.