Model DK860 Dompkreuzer, strongly built Dutch Steel Sloop. Built in 1974 by Abma's Jachtwerf of Sneek in the Netherlands.
A best seller in the Netherlands and Germany the DK860 ( Dompkreuzer) was regarded as safe strong family boat.
Extensively cruised and well traveled she has been kept and sailed on the West Coast of Scotland for the last few years.
She is well looked after and would make a splendid first cruiser for a couple.
She sails well and is economical under power with a maximum cruising speed of 7 knots.
Fitted in 2003 with a new wooden mast, headsail reefing and new Genoa. The engine was removed in 2004 and the keel trough was sandblasted and coated with epoxy resin.
A new spray hood was fitted in 2006.
The engine has been well maintained and has proved reliable, powerful and economical.
Excellent value at the asking price.
|LOA||: 27' 10" (8.5m)|
|LWL||: 23' 7" (7.2m)|
|Beam||: 9' 0" (2.8m)|
|Draft||: 4' 1" (1.3m)|
|Keel||: Long Fin|
|Engine Type||: Yanmar 12HP|
|Fuel Capacity||: 60 litres|
|Water||: 40 litres|
|Location||: South Oban|
Forward cabin with double berth. Heads compartment. Wet locker. Main cabin with 6ft headroom, 3 berths, galley and navigation table.
Double burner Stove with grill and oven. Stainless steel sink. Manual pumped cold water.
No. 1 Genoa - 2003
Mainsail serviceable - age unknown.
Jib and storm Jib, both servicable - age unknown.
Hand held GPS, Fishfinder echo sounder. VHF.
12 volt, with 2 batteries.
Boat photographed by Claire France for Western Horizon Yachts in June 2008
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visited and photographed by Claire France and Robert White for Western Horizon Yachts, Scotland
Listing started in June 2008
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