Fort Lauderdale Florida USA|
This yacht was not built by Cape Horn nor at a Cape Horn yard. However, because CH did not build aluminum yachts, the clients hired Cape Horn's naval architecht and based their yacht construction on the Cape Horn hull design. Due to YachtWorld formatting, the listing fit best under the "Custom" cate
|Length over all:||49' 8"|
|Maximum draft:||5' 8"|
|Fuel capacity:||1700 Gallons|
|Water capacity:||300 Gallons|
M/Y Griffin is a beautfully built small ship in excellent condition. In addition to many safety features designed for long-range cruising, she offers a beautiful and comfortable home. With numerous areas for sitting, beautiful cabinetry constructed with specially chosen water-resistant woods, plentiful lighting, and tasteful decor, she offers excellent headroom with a walk-in and full standup engine room, 3 staterooms and 2 heads making her comfortble for a couple and and convenient when joined by family and friends.
Anigre tropical wood cabinetry
Brazilian cherry soles (Jatoba)
LED lighting throughout
Grabbails in abundance
The salon is bright, open and offers various options for fresh air ventilation. Entry to the salon is from the pilothouse or from the aft deck through the watertight door with screened opening window through the galley. Well thought-out details include the stowed cover for the large screen TV. Entry to the guest staterooms is from the staircase forward, port side; entry to engine room and master stateroom is amidships starboardside. The galley has a counter that allows for pass-through or as a buffet counter. Headroom is 6'6.
Upholstered settee, seating for 4
Custom hi/lo dining/cocktail table
55' TV w/surround sound system
LED dimmable lighting
Large windows, 2 opening
The galley is ergonomically designed to allow for comfortable and safe food preparation underway or to afford all of the comforts of a home kitchen while at rest.The aft location is convenient for loading provisions as well as making easy service for alfresco dining on the aft deck. Convenient pass-through to salon with service counter. A cozy eating area is to starboard with a table and 2 chairs.Full-size appliances with a large deep-freeze on lower deck alongside washer/dryer. Headroom is 6'6".
SS Kitchen Aid refrigerator w/ freezer and ice/water dispenser
Bertazoni propane stove
The pilthouse has entry from the salon or through the watertight door starboardside. With comfortable seating and good visibility, everything at the helm is in easy reach and easily visible. Settee for co-captian/guest at desk. Easy stairs to flybridge. The Maretron vessel monitoring system is installed on a designated computer showing readouts for heading, wind, position, speed, depth, and consumption and levels of fuel and water tanks. Headroom is 6'8".
Maretron MBB 300 Black Box computer
Iridium GO satcom for weather and email
Time Zero Navigator software
Llebroc helm seat
Capilano hydraulic steering
Custom ships wheel
LOPO LED navigation lights
The master stateroom is elegant, bright, and is exceptionally large for the size of the yacht. The aft/amisdhips location is ideal for comfort at sea and is a watertight compartment in its entirity. Headroom is 6'4.5
(2) Large hanging lockers
Large locker with deep shelves
Abundance of drawers
(2) Bedside lamps
(3) Opening portlights
The head is beautiful in design and decor. With a contemporary wash basin central, aft is a separate head, forward is a separate full stand-up shower with 6'9 headroom. The shower has porcelain tiles with a bench seat finished in quartz. The sink area is conveniently located outside of the head and is easy access from the stateroom with beautiful natural stone on the backsplash.
Sealand Vacuflush head
65 gallon holding tank
Access to the lower deck is from the portside stairs in the salon. The foyer is a practical utility room that services as a laundry room, work area, and offers additional storage. Headroom is 6'4".
The guest head services both guest cabins and can function as a day head. Beatifully tiled and accessorized. Shower with 6'10 headroom.
Frigidaire freezer, 7cuft
Sealand Vacuflush head
70 gallon blackwater tank
The two guest cabins are identical. Each is entered by a watertight door. Headroom is 7'2".
Upper/lower twin bunks
Large hanging locker with shelves
The engine room has a double layer of 1 1/2" sound insulation including 2 layers of open cell foam separated with heavy vinyl membranes.The fuel system was carefully planned with a total capacity of 1700 gallons providing for a range of 3500 nautical miles.There are 2 tanks with a 550 gallon capacity, 2 at 250 gallons, and a 100 gallon day tank. The day tank is gravity fed to the engine and generator, are interconnected through a manifold system, and are vented to the outside. Fuel can be internally transferred and cleaned. There is a potential get-home system that includes a hydraulic PTO to rotate the shaft, however it was decided the redundancy was not needed so the system has yet to be completed. The engine is cooled by coolant circulated through two keel coolers. Headroom in the engine room varies from 6'7" to 8'3".
Caterpillar 3208 engine, naturally aspirated (1170hrs)
Aquamet stainless steel shaft
PSS dripless seal
Hydraulic bow thruster
Pompanette Air Conditioning
ECHO Tech 40gph watermaker (new membrane 9/18)
Special attention was given to the electrical system. All wires are tint copper and at least one size larger than ABYC recommendations with all wires being a minimum of 12 gauge with most being 10 gauge . All terminals are adhesive lined and shrink heated and marked for easy tracing. All wires are run in conduits.
10kW Northern Lights generator (3315hrs)
(2) Victron inverter/chargers
House batteries new 9/18
Blue Seas electrical panels
IMTRA LED interior lights
The flybridge is accessed by gently sloping stairs from the pilothouse or from the aft deck stairs. The mast may be hydraulically lowered to bring the air draught from 31' to 22'. Foldable heavy duty frame for bimini top. Area ondeck for lounging. Hydraulic boom for lowering/raising the dinghy.
Furuno NAV Net 3D
Bow thruster controls
Remote anchor controls
Llebroc captain chair
Hand-welded hypalon dinghy
The covered sidedecks are wide and easy with 20" on the port side and the starboardside slightly wider at 22" which allows for a larger beamed salon without the disadvantages of "offset." The spacious aft deck offers a custom table, easily stowed for underway passagemaking with seating for 6. Easy access to the swim platform via curved stairs.
4000# Muir hydraulic windlass, bow
2500# Muir hydraulic windalss, stern
210# Rocna anchor
300' 1/2" chain, bow
66# Bruce stern anchor
300' 3/4" line, stern
110# CQR anchor
Hydraulic winch for dinghy
Sturdy swim ladder
H/C water shower
World renown naval architect Robert C. Johnston not only designed the vessel, but supervised throughtout the construction at appropriate intervals. Welding done by Willis Welding in Niagara Falls, Canada. The vessel was designed to be self-righting and has 5 watertight compartments. All windows in superstructure are 1/2" tempered glass set in heavy-duty frames. Polyurethane foam sprayed throughout vessel interior for insulation. There are 2 interconnected seachests with all water intakes coming through either of the two thruhulls. A universal joint system was custom-designed by Spicer Drive Train Components to assure the engine mounts are not loaded with horizontal forces which reduces vibration and sound and negating engine mount stress and movement. Built from marine grade aluminum 5000 series, the following are the plating thickness:
Keel: 2" at bow and stern sections; 3/4" amidships
Tools and personal items.
The company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice.