The largest of the Sailcraft range the Apache is a real classic which will turn eyes anywhere. Attractive, with clean traditional lines showing slim hulls and a beautiful entry. Able to achieve a cruising speed of 7-9 knots in average conditions reaching a maximum of 12 knots in marginal conditions. An average of 5 knots off the wind under power.
Previously owned by Geoff Pack (former editor of Yachting Monthly) and used for chronicling his sailing experiences. For the last 24 years the current owner has sailed her and made her his home with everything meticulously kept up to date and extremely well maintained. Owner is reluctantly selling owing to ill health. The new owner will become the custodian of all on board, library, cruising guides, spares and tools, you name it!
No Shrouds after Mast - Full support from double backstay which is stepped on a massive box section A frame athwartship that also takes the chain plate shroud loading - Stack Pack System + Lazy Jacks - All Standing Rigging and Halyards Replaced (2016) by Turbulance Sails - Winches: Lewmar 65 2 speed + 2 x Lewmar 40 (starboard/port).
Genoa Yankee Cut
Spinnaker on Whisker Pole
Starboard hull - 2 Double cabins fore and aft. Port hull - 2 single berths in aft, (used for storage). Single heads. Custom saloon with lounging area - pass through to the galley. Almost 360 degree views from saloon.
52hp PERKINS 4108
Rebuilt 2002 - Shaft drive with hydraulic transmission - Engine drives Volvo hydraulic pump directly driving an 18inch 3 blade fixed propeller - 2 gal fuel tank.
Disclaimer: These details are believed to be correct, but cannot be guaranteed and do not constitute any form of contract. All statements made therein are made without responsibility and the intending purchaser must satisfy himself as to their correctness. Survey by a qualified marine surveyor is also strongly recommended.