John Alden Classic Cruising Ketch,


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NZ Boat Sales Picton
   Contact Gordon Low
   021 321 820
  PO Box 158, Picton
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John Alden cruising ketch, approximately 14.6M, masterfully constructed by Keith Atkinson in strip planked Kauri, launched 1971. Cummins D-6B-59M 115hp diesel, Kohler 8.5kva genset, Trace 1500w inverter. Sail wardrobe includes 2 x mainsails, 3 x headsails, 2 x stormsails, 2 x MPS,  2 x spinnakers, S/S rigging (rebuilt approx 2005), 7 berths in 3 cabins, 2 x toilets & showers with holding tank. Galley includes Fridgetech 24v fridge, Mariner 2 burner gimballed gas stove with oven. Electronics include Furuno 25 mile radar, Furuno SSB radio, GME VHF radio, 2 x GPS, autopilot, 2 x depth sounders, forward facing sonar, Raymarine wind/speed, Blaupunkt sound system, CD player, TV. Equipment includes Aquapro 4M RIB, electric anchor winch, Sea recovery desalinator (25lph), liferaft, boom tent, EPIRB. A well proven, beautifully presented classic ketch with an enviable cruising history throughout the Pacific. Go on, head off into the sunset!