Hinckley 50' Sou'wester 50
Hinckley Sou'wester 50s are known the world over for their beauty and exceptional sailing characteristics. Saphira is the cleanest version of this venerable design we've ever seen. The current owner has exceeded all maintenance standards to keep Saphira at the ready for their arrival nearly every weekend during the summer and away for week-long vacations. Saphira is ready to take you wherever you want to go, and will always give you goose bumps as you row in from the mooring.
Here's a list of her recent upgrades:
All (4) AGM Batteries replaced
New Seafrost and Freezer System installed
Garmin VHF handset mounted at helm
Sunbrella helm cover
Leaded glass butterfly hatch with Sunbrella cover
New hot water heater and plumbing
New 165 am Leese/Nevelle high-output alternator installed
Engine valve cover gasket and drive belts replaced
2 @ 100 watt solar panels added bringing total solar charging capability to 180 watts
Cabin sole re-varnished
All black water hoses replaced with 70-feet of premium sewage hose
New Scirocco fan added to main cabin
New Garmin Electronics: Radar, 12-inch touch screen chart plotter, 4 @ multi-display head units, pedestal rail mount and Nave Pod for chart plotter at helm, Nav Pod for 3 Garmin displays at top of companionway, VHF with AIS
All sails removed and sent out for cleaning and any small repairs needed. New Sunbrella cover fabric for three working sails
All interior and exterior lighting converted to LED
All running rigging new
Raycor 75500 max fuel filter system installed
New engine water pump and all cooling hoses replaced
All fuel lines replaced
New engine heat exchanger, bilge pump float switch
Each year Saphira was hauled, cleaned throughout, her engine and running gear serviced and bottom-painted
- Make Ford
- Model Lehman
- Fuel diesel
- Type Inboard
- Total HP120
- Total Hours 1800
- Year 1976
SYS Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Bluewater Yachts.
- Category Sail
- Condition Used
- Hull Material Fiberglass
- Make Hinckley
- Model Sou'wester 50
- Boat Name Saphira
- Length Overall 50' 6''
- Model Year 1976
- Beam 13'
- Max Draft 10'
- Heads 2
- Single Berths 2
- Builder Name Hinckley Yachts
- Length 50'
- Length at WaterLine 36' 5''
- Double Berths 2
- Displacement 36,000 lb
- Ballast Weight 10,500 lb
- Boat Keel Full Keel
- Drive Up 5' 9''
- Drive Type Direct
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