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Aquafibre Opal 28

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Boat REF# 146544
removed from sale
Length 8.72m (28'7")
Year 1989
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Sleeping berths 3
Engine 1 x diesel 30hp, Nanni 4.110HE (2002)
Lying Norfolk Broads


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Extra Details

Designer Aquafibre
Builder Royall & Son, Wroxham
Lying Norfolk Broads
Discounts available from our Preferred Partners
Fuel capacity 204.5 ltr (45.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Water capacity 363.6 ltr (80.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 36.4 ltr (8.0 USG) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x diesel 30hp
Engine make and model Nanni 4.110HE (2002)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Direct
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 3 Blade Bronze
Fuel consumption (approx) 1.0 ltr (0.2 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 5 knots
Max speed (approx) 10 knots

240 Volt Inverter 1800 Watt


10% Discount on Boat Insurance
Length 8.72m (28'7")
LWL 8.53m (28'0")
Beam 3.35m (11'0")
Draft Min 0.79m (2'7")
Draft Max 0.80m (2'7")
Airdraft 2.13m (7'0")
Headroom 1.86m (6'1")
Storage In water

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 5 batteries charged by: engine


10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
Construction GRP
Underwater profile Full-Displacement
Finish Gelcoat finish

Original gel coat in very good condition. Lifted annually for regular maintenance.


Total # of berths 3
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 2
Sink 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Electric)
Stove tick
Broiler tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Carpet tick
Drapes tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick
Microwave tick

One large double aft with single berth in saloon made up from sofa. Single level throughout.

4 burner propane Stove

Nav Equipment

Speed tick
Stereo tick
Clock tick
Barometer tick

Deck Gear

Rode tick
Fenders tick
Bow Thruster tick

Electric Lofrans windlass
1 anchors
4.57m (15'0") of chain
New electric windlass and bow thruster fitted 2013

Safety Equipment

10% Discount on courses
Horn tick

1 bilge pumps (0 manual / 1 electric)

Boat Safety Certificate to 2017

Broker's Comments

A fantastic, all weather cruiser in excellent condition. Offering single level accommodation throughout and accessibility through all Broads bridges (subject to river levels). This Aquafibre Opal 28 has been fastidiously maintained and is lifted out annually.
She has good sized cabins, including a large, comfortable double, aft , with wardrobe and dressing table. There is carpeting throughout.
The galley is well laid out and includes full size cooker, water filter, 12v electric fridge with freezer box, microwave and associated cupboards.
Boasting a large shower room with fresh flushing Mansfield head and wash basin.
The saloon is comfortable and offers views out with large windows and double doors leading out to the forward well, with seating. The split sliding canopy is a welcome addition for cruising in warmer weather. Whilst the warm air Eberspacher 4kw heater allows for cruising all year round. Available mid July 2013

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Aquafibre Opal 28 has been personally photographed and viewed by Gary of Boatshed Norfolk. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.