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1997 Voyage Yachts Norseman 430

St. Thomas


********************SUCCESSFULL CHARTER OPERATION IN THE USVI********************


Scubadu, a Norseman 430 Catamaran, was built in Cape Town, South Africa, where she embarked on her Trans-Atlantic crossing to the Virgin Islands. Scubadu is strong, fast, comfortable, and fun to sail. 

Scubadu’s wide beam allows plenty of deck and trampoline area for sunning while simultaneously adding stability and comfort. Vessel is fully equipped and ready to sail!

Twin inboard diesel engines 
Make/Model: (2) Yanmar 3GM30FC Year: 1998, both engines serviced 2012 Horsepower: 27 hp. each

Yanmar Saildrives SD20 , new February 2012

Cooling System: Closed system, raw water cooled via heat exchanger

Exhaust System: Wet exhaust via Vetus mufflers 4 Fuel Filters: (3) Racor 500FG Fuel Lines and Connections: Approved hoses and fittings 

Fuel Tank(s) Material: Stainless steel, Capacity: 120 gallons 

Propeller(s): (2) 2 blade aluminum 

Steering System: Destroyer wheel, with chain to cable, over sheaves to tie rod, connecting tillers on rudder posts 
Voltage: 12 VTDC and 110 VTAC, Wiring Type/Condition: Stranded marine grade copper, Batteries: (8) 6VT Trojan and (2) H-24 lead acid batteries, new 2012, Vented Box/Tops/Installation: Isolator/Shut-Off Switched: Selector and disconnect switches 
Control Board/Circuit Panel: (24) Breaker protected DC circuits, with main, volt and ammeters, (7) Breaker protected AC circuits.
Navigational Lighting: All operational at time of survey 2012
Interior Lighting: All operational at time of survey 2012 
Battery Charger: Integral with Xantex inverter, new 2012 
Alternators: (2) alternators, belt driven on engines 
Electrolysis Protection: Zincs on Saildrives 
Capacity: 120 gallons, Material: Stainless steel , Pressure Water System: (2) Shurflo, on demand pressure pumps , Other: Spectra watermaker 
Sails: Main, and Genoa, on Profurl roller furling headstay (sails worn, but serviceable) 
Standing Rigging: 1 X 19 stainless steel wire, 
Chainplates: All good as can be examined 7, Running Rigging: Double braid Dacron, good condition, 
Winches: (4) Andersen 46STs, and (1) Andersen 40ST Lifelines/Stanchions/Pulpits: Double course, stainless steel lifelines on stainless steel pulpits and stanchions Canvas Covers/Awnings: Bimini (new 2012), Main sail Stack-Pack (new 2012) and suncover 
on jib  
VHF: Icom IC-M59 , SSB: Icom IC-M710 , Radar: Furuno (operation unknown)
Compass: Ritchie Power Plus, Auto Pilot: Autohelm ST7000 (operation unknown) , Depth Sounder: Autohelm Tridata (operation unknown) , Speed Log: Autohelm Tridata (operation unknown), Wind Instruments: Autohelm Wind (operation unknown) , Barometer: Barigo, bronze, Clock: Barigo, bronze 
Charts: Charts of local waters observed, Chart Table
Stove Type: INOX 4 burner stove top and separate INOX oven 
Fuel/Tank(s) Location/Drains Overboard: (2) 20# steel bottles in anchor locker, drains 
overboard, LPG Pressure Gauge/Leak Detector: Pressure gauge fitted 
Refrigeration/Fuel Type: 12VTDC, dual refrigerators in galley 
Hot Water Heater/Fuel Type: (2) Iso-temp, waste engine heat and 110 VTAC 
Anchors/Rodes: (1) Delta Plow with 25' of. 3/8" chain and 330' 3/4" nylon line, (1) 35 lbs. CQR with an estimated 300', 3/8" all chain rode 
Windlass Type: Lofrens Airon 
Dock Lines/Fenders
Life Jackets/No./Type: (12) Type I 
Throwable Buoy(s)/Location: (2) Horse shoe buoys,
Distress Signals: Adequate quantity of unexpired distress flares, new 2012


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Basic Boat Info

Price: $275,000
Boat Name: SCUBADU
Make: Voyage Yachts
Model: Norseman 430
Year: 1997
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: VO140396
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 43 ft


Boat Class: Catamaran


Daniel Basick
Maritime Yacht Sales


Maritime Yacht Sales
6501 Red Hook Plaza Suite 201
St. Thomas, VI, 00802

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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