GRP Motor Launch
GRP Motor Launch for sale | 8.90m (29'2") | 1973 | 1x diesel 50hp | GRP Construction | semi-displacement underwater profile | 1 berths | Boat REF# 110131
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|Fuel capacity||227.2 ltr (50.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks|
|Engine||1 x Diesel 50hp|
|Engine make and model||Thornycroft 2.5 litre (unknown year)|
|Engine Hours||engine1: 94|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||Not Recorded|
The powerful 4-cylinder Thornycroft engine has run just 94 hours since a major rebuild in 2007. The boat is also wired for 240volt mains supply, with sockets in cabin and engine compartment. Engine bay insulation replaced in 2007, aux. wiring renewed 2009.
|Draft Min||0.76m (2'6")|
|Draft Max||0.76m (2'6")|
12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine
Construction10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
Solid and sturdy grp construction as you would expect for a working boat of this type. Built by Robert Ives and fitted out by Thames Ditton Marina specifically for Thames Conservancy Patrol Boat use. Hull & deck professionally repainted & antifouled 2009.
|Total # of berths||1|
|No. of single berths||1|
|Manual water system|
Large rear cockpit has bench seats and could easily convert to passenger use. Small forward cockpit seats 2 and has sampson post for towing. Cabin seats 4/5 and could sleep 1 at push, but there's no loo or other overnight facilities besides a camping stove. Aft cockpit cover and engine bay cover renewed in March 2010.
1 burner gas cooker
The engine rev counter is calibrated for speed, plus there are gauges for volts, engine hours, oil pressure and engine temperature.
(CQR, folding kedge & mudweight)
10.00m (32'10") of chain
Sturdy deck fittings are supplemented by massive sampson post for towing, foredeck rail for security plus remote control searchlight, orange beacon & air horn.
Safety Equipment10% Discount on courses
2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 Electric)
If the searchlight and orange beacon don't get other river users' attention, the ear-splitting air horn certainly will! Two heavy-duty Vetus windscreen wipers have auto-park function.