Queen of the Catboat Fleet 23 24 25 Catboat
A Gaff-Rigged Catboat.
Enjoy single-handed racing, cruising for 3, and/or partying for 6+. Strongly-built fiber-glass 1993 Menger 23’ (25+LOA), completely refitted in 2011-12 with top rated equipment. Yard maintained Yanmar G2M20F diesel (20hp).
Hull designed by Francis Sweithguth (architect of Star Olympic class) with 6’2” headroom, 12’ beam, and a sailing draft of 36-42 inches. She can always find a quiet anchorage.
Along with the usual accessories Reliance’s running gear includes new: “Z Sails” (Stamford, CT), Raymarine (Raytheon) autopilot, Tac-Tic wireless wind instruments, water speed, Garmin GPS, Lewmar windlass controls, in a custom teak binnacle, 3 new heavy-duty mat batteries, marine charging system, shore power and new wiring. Non-stretch Dyneema rigging/lines have rope clutches. A Delta anchor, powerful Lewmar windlass, 25’ chain with 250’ rode.
Massive 8’X 8’ cockpit has custom white with blue trim cushions, ice box, teak table, and outdoor shower. Other exterior fitments include solid-framed Sunbrella dodger, Sunbrella: bimini, bikini, walls, and sail cover, man-overboard system, dual compasses, teak boom gallows, jiffy reefing (2).
The 14’ cabin includes private fixed head and hot shower, 6” thick blue Sunbrella cushions, matching curtains, LED lights, portable refrigeration, hot & cold water, galley sink, fan, wing table, and Origo alcohol stove. The custom teak trim and ash overhead cabin has an opening hatch with solar fan.
Reliance is in the Hudson River at north of NYC, Eastern Shore. Sail-Away condition until October. For sale only due to MD’s orders. Contact Dick Hare 914-941-0551 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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