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Cox 40 Offshore Steel


Corten steel cruising yacht from  the renowned Scholten & Brijs yard. Eric Cox design Well proven offshore vessel.

Eric Cox
Scholten & Brijs Auckland, NZ
Corten Steel
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14 T empty, 19.68 Gross


Eric Cox design “Searcher”. Well proven offshore vessel. Constructed in corten steel and launched 1965 from the renowned Scholten & Brijs yard, Wairau Creek, Auckland. Ford 60hp diesel, wheel steer with autopilot and windvane self-steering. Cutter masthead rig with mast steps, fully battened main with 130% furling genoa, spinnaker and storm sails. Beautifully crafted, spacious interior and salon fitout with large double berth forward (or 2 singles). 2 quarter berths aft plus salon berths. Well appointed galley with gas oven, fridge and freezer. Engine heated hot water system, ducted diesel cabin heater, 2 showers ( 1 in cockpit) and toilet with holding tank. Batteries are charged by 4 solar panels and 2 engine alternators. Electronics include Radar, GPS Plotter, Sounder, Log, VHF and SSB radios. Extensive range of cruising equipment includes dinghy and outboard, liferaft, EPIRB, danbuoy, harnesses…everything you need including a transferrable Nelson marina berth! Inspection is a must in Nelson. For further details contact owners agent-

Steve Thomas, NZ Boat Sales, Nelson Office FREE PHONE 0508 4 BOATS (0508 42 62 87) Mob 0274 459197.

NZ Boat Sales Comment:

Exudes quality throughout. Strong build from renowned yard.

Insurance Quote

Competitive insurance cover available. This indicative quote is based on full cover, vessel being marina berthed and subject to terms & conditions, no previous claims and relevant boating experience.

Value: $75,000
Third Party: $10,000,000
Excess: $1,000
Indicative Annual Premium: $600 plus GST.
Conditions: Subject to satisfactory condition report.

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