PLEIADES is made of teak and has been copper riveted & bronze screwed. Sound and proven vessel. Comfortable with 6’3″headroom, sleeps 4, Beta diesel 25 hp. Good off shore candidate.
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Designer: A.H. Kin
LOA: 35 ft 0 in
Beam: 8 ft 6 in
Length on Deck: 35 ft 0 in
Minimum Draft: 6 ft 2 in
Headroom: 8 ft 6 in
Engine Brand: BETA
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Engine(s) Total Power: 25 HP
Fresh Water Tanks: 1 Stainless steel (35 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (10 Gallons)
Number of single berths: 2
Number of double berths: 1
Number of cabins: 4
Number of heads: 1
Builder A.H. Kin, Hong Kong
Year Built 1936
Plank of frame.
Frames Iroko and White Oak
Structural Keel Purple Heart
Floor Timbers Teak and Locust
Fastening Copper Rivets and Bronze Screws
Trunk Cabin varnished mahogany with glass over plywood cabin roof
Deck Trim varnished mahogany with varnished mahogany coaming on cockpit
Cast Iron Ballast, Lead ~200lb
Vessel restored by George Evans 1984-85
BETA 25HP. Single 3 cylinder Diesel.
3 blade bronze and stainless prop 1 1/8 shaft.
Fuel 10 Gal Monel
Water 35 Gal Stainless
4 berths. 2 staterooms. 2 single berths. 1 double
2 burner propane stove
Engine and cabin stove provide space heat
6 opening ports, hatches, slides
Gambell and Hunter Dacron Main, Large Jib, Small. (New large Jib this year.)
Sloop rig, 7/8
Spars Sitka Spruce Varnished, hollow.
Mast stepped Keel
25lb CQR with 200′ 5/16″ galvanized chain. Manual windlass
1 electric bilge pump
Bow pulpit, stern rail, horseshoe ring, docking lines, boat hook, fenders, spreader light, sail covers, cockpit awning, berth cushions, dishes, utensils, flatware, screens.
Maybe 9’6″ dinghy
Electronics and Navigation
Compass, VHF radiotelephone.
Depth sounder – digital