.This is Arthur DeFever's Offshore Cruisers were often copied, but never duplicated This, hull # 1 was delivered to the designer, as his personal boat in San Diego. This became one of the most popular boat designs ever built. The seaworthy commercial hull designed for fuel efficiency, with the quality craftsmanship of the Oriental Boatworks of Yokuska Japan, give this vessel an impeccable pedigree. Cruised on her own bottom from San Diego, she has been a northwest baot for many years. Now kept in fresh water covered moorage, it is exceptionally clean and shows exceptional care and maintenance. Shown by appointment.
This is an offshore cruiser of wood construction with raked stem, flared bow, flush deck and transom stern.
The deck house contains a large galley and combination lounge and pilothouse with steering and full controls. Large safety glass windows provide excellent visibility for the skipper and a pleasant view from the galley and dinette. The galley is equipped with a range oven and stainless sink, with ample built in cabinet storage and counter space. T
The dining table drops down and converts into a double berth. V-Berths forward and a double bed in the aft stateroom make sleeping for six possible. The head and stall shower in the aft stateroom are large and accommodating like those found in much larger vessels.
Built by the Oriental Boat Company in Yokosuka Japan for DeFever Marine Enterprises, Inc. Hull planking is 1-1/8" Philippine Mahogany, bronze fastened. All plank butts bronze thru bolted on heavy hardwood butt blocks. 1-1/4" x 7-1/2" garboard plank. Framing is 1-3/8" x 3-1/4" keyaki and 1-3/8" x 2-3/4" side frames at 12" centers. The decks and house are marine plywood with fiberglass covering. The decks are non-skid coated. Teak handrails and all Burmese teak interior.
AM/FM w/ built in speakers and CD. Log-Speedometer, Open Array Radar, Compass (2), Auto-Pilot , VHF (2), Depth Sounder, Sounder/ GPS Plotter
Hydraulic Stern Thruster, Battery Charger / Inverter. Webasto Forced Air Heating, Refrigerator/ Freezer AC/DC, Marine Head (2) Electric Bilge Pump (3) Vanity (2), Shower, Macerator, Propane Oven, Hot water, Active ventilation, New Blinds.
Shore Power receptacle, Exterior AC receptacle (2) Windlass, Solar refrigerator vent, Diesel Onan Generator.
Hydraulic Davit, Tender w/ outboard, Skylights, Rescue kit, Plybridge pass thru, Flybridge dining table.
Bimini Top, Windlass, Skylights, Tender, Davit motor.
Wolfe Marine Sales, Inc.
2925 Fairview Avenue East # 101
Seattle, WA 98102