fbpx 1951 78 9 Ketch Ketch Akela Boats for Sale

Yachts for Sale

1951 78' 9'' Ketch Ketch Akela

$ 458,200 USD

Svendborg, DK


Ketch 78' 9'' Ketch Akela

Classic Yacht in most beautiful condition. Built for the chairman of the Royal Danish Yacht Club Bøgelund-Jensen and designed by the famous Danish architect and boat designer Oscar William Dahlstrøm. The current owner took over "Akela" in 2010 and has since carefully restored it so that today it appears in very nice condition everywhere. See article on Restoration from Classic boat (https://www.classicboat.co.uk/gallery/66ft-ketch-akela-restoration/) Contact YachtBroker Mikkel Synnestvedt +45 21724333 for further information and sales material.
LOA 24.00 meter, LVL 17.50 meter, Beam 4.35 meter, Draft 2.85 meter
BRT 19.53, Displacement 45 ton, Lead Keel 17 ton
Sails: Dansail Genua and harken mk III
Quantum Classic Ocean color Mainsail, mesan, jib and topjib all new sails 270 m2 from 2016/2017
Main engine 1975 Perkins 6 cyl.diesel 6.354 with Borg Warner gearbox 72c/ 2.91:1
2 X 300 liter diesel tank
Electrical Generator Whisper 6000 Lombardini Diesel 5KW 1999
Inverter/charter Mastervolt Combi 24/2400 DC-AC 2015
Jet Thruster JT-90 Waterpresure with Semi traction 4 pcs, Optima 75 AH Battery 2015
Start Battery 2 pcs. 60 AH 24V Main engine
Start Battery 60 AH 12V Generator
Navigation: New Garmin 7412 and Garmin Radar, VHF Garmin 2016
Auto Pilot Jefa Marine Connected with Garmin 7412, 2018
Anchorage: Electric Windlass Simpson-Lawrence 526, Anchor Delta 110 lbs/50 kg
Washing machine Electronic
Dryer machine Electronics
Owen Reflex 6M diesel with water heating renovated in 2018 and water pump Grundfos.
Water tank 1000 liter
Warm Water tank 50 liter
Bath top, shower and electric toilet
Full canvas winter Cover
2014 restored Mainmast 27 meter full length Oregon pine
2014 restored Mesan mast 19-meter full length Oregon pine
New rig solid steel and all the fittings for the two mast galvanized 2014
New Bowsprit 5,25 meter Oregon Pine 2015
All teak on deck and skylights made with bronze screws
New heal at the bottom
Larch on oak below the waterline
Mahogany wood above the waterline
New 5 meter bow from 2016
New stern from 2012

Engines (1)

  • Make Perkins
  • Model 6.354
  • Fuel diesel
  • Type Inboard
  • Total HP115.57
  • Year 1975


SYS Yacht Sales 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.

SYS Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by YachtBroker.


  • Category Sail
  • Condition Used
  • Hull Material Wood
  • Make Ketch
  • Model Ketch Akela
  • Boat Name Akela
  • Length Overall 78' 9''
  • Model Year 1951
  • Beam 14' 3''
  • Max Draft 9' 4''
  • Dry Weight 99'
  • Fuel Tank2 x 300|liter
  • Heads 1
  • Builder Name Jensens værft Roskilde
  • Length 78' 9''
  • Fresh Water 1 x 1000|liter
  • Ballast Weight 37,478.58 lb
  • Boat Keel Full Keel
  • Drive Type Direct

Similar Yachts For Sale

Based on your search criteria, you may also be interested the following yachts.

View All
Call 941-365-9095