This beautiful Rasmus has gone through an extensive five year rebuild and was relaunched in 2013 and finished the Atlantic Circle route (10,000 plus nm) in March 2016. Since then, she has cruised Florida's west coast and panhandle, sailed to Cuba from Pensacola, Mexico from Tampa, and spent three winters cruising the Bahamas. She is ready to take you wherever you wish to go.
Olle Enderlein design is solid, 12,500 lbs displacement.
She has 95% of her systems new in 2013 including wiring, plumbing, engine (beta marine 38), galley, head, sails, rigging, tankage,
This Rasmus, Pleiades, has been set up for blue water sailing.
She has offshore equipment recommended by John and Amanda Neal in their Offshore Sailing seminar worth at least $35,000.
And then, there's the basic boat...
All new in 2013:
Engine: Beta Marine 38 hp, 3000 hours, uses ½ gallon fuel per hour, 60 gallon tank, two Racors, manual oil change pump, unparalleled engine access.
Safety: Viking 4 man life raft, recertification until 2023, EPIRB recertified through 4/2023, Satellite phone, ditch bag, and sophisticated first aid kit. Water maker and Jordan Series drogue, Mustang PFDs, Jack lines, MOB pole, horseshoe buoy and strobe, Solas flares.
Electronics: Furuno Radar, AIS receiver, Furuno Depth Sounder, Mac mini computer running MacEnc navigation software.
Garmin GPS, Standard Horizon Explorer VHF radio with GPS, Icom handheld.
Anchor: Spade 44 lb, Lewmar 22 lb, Fortress, 200 ft. 3/8 chain, 500 ft 5/8 rode, Lofrans Royal manual windlass.
Rigging: All new in 2013. Loos gauge to maintain proper tension.
Sails: Mack Full batten 3 reef Main and 130% Genoa, storm trysail with separate track, storm jib, Asymmetrical spinnaker with snuffer, Forespar whisker pole, Harken furling, lazy jacks.
Cockpit and comfort: deep center cockpit seats 5-6 on custom cushions, feels extremely safe. Stainless steel arch supports awning for shade.
Galley: Force 10 two burner stove with oven (two propane tanks), manual foot pumps on fresh and saltwater spigots. 70 gallon fresh water and the only boat I’ve owned that has good, drinkable water straight from the tank.
Head: sink with foot pump, composting toilet –odor free
Storage: significant storage for up to four crew to each have own space, two private cabins.
Electrical: Two AGM 200 amp hour batteries, 4-100 watt solar panels, 1-500 watt inverter, 6-fans, all new lighting.
Steering: CapeHorn wind vane, hydraulic steering wheel and emergency tiller, Raymarine tiller pilot
Inflatable Avon dinghy with 5hp Tohatsu four stroke outboard, carries four.
Fenders, lines, chartbooks for Bahamas, Caribbean, US east coast, binoculars, complete set country and alphabet flags. Speakers and TV screen for entertainment.
Boat is located on Tampa Bay, Florida. Pictures are from 2016, boat needs topsides painted (you choose color) and bright work refinished; price will be adjusted to facilitate that work. Arrangements for serious buyers can be made by calling Richard Bearman at 410.603.7754.