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1996 Custom 78' Commercial Fishing Vessel



1996 Custom

78' Commercial Fishing Vessel-Osprey

For Sale

Flag of Registry: United States


Ready to increase your fleet, get a bigger boat, or go out on your own? Then here's the one you want. Osprey is a1997,77 foot, commercial fishing vessel built by Herman Turner Boatworksin Cameron La.She has oversize, refrigeratedholds, and a large, openaft deck. Currently configured for purse sein fishing withvacuum fish pump, ammonia chillers, and a notched stern for towing. She could be configured for long line fishing or shrimp trawl. There is accomidation for 4 in a below decks berthing area and an air conditioned galley and pilothouse. Osprey is powered by twin Caterpillar 3406 diesel engines with 475 horsepower and a cruising speed of11 knots at 1800 rpm.


Quick Specs

Type: Power

Year: 1996

Beam: 20' 5"

Draft Min: 5' 6"

Heads: 1

Cruise Speed (knots): 11

Fuel Type: Diesel

Hull Material: Steel

Flag: United States

Stabilizers: None

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gallons): 3500

Fresh Water Capacity (Gallons): 345


Engine 1

  • Engine Make: Caterpillar
  • Engine Model: 3406
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Power HP: 420.00
  • Power KW: 313.19
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Hours: 3339.00

Engine 2

  • Engine Make: Caterpillar
  • Engine Model: 3406
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Power HP: 420.00
  • Power KW: 313.19
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Hours: 3406.00

Full Details

1996 Fishing Vessel Osprey Walkthrough

Osprey hs a large open, elevated,aft deck.A large insulated fish hold forward. Upper engine room access is mid ship and leads down below and forward into the galley. The berthing area is below the galley and the pilothouse is forward.

1996 Fishing Vessel Osprey Pilothouse

The pilothouse on osprey is rasied and has good visibility through 5 large, 2 openingwidows. There is an electronics box above the helm, a wooden ships wheel, twin Morse throttles, Texas Wheel Works helm, pilot berth, and 4 ac ducts.

Electronics include:

  • Raymarine C140 GPS and radar display
  • Icom IC-M304 VHF radio
  • Uniden PRO 520 xl radio
  • RCL 75 spotlight remote control
  • Uniden 350BC3 scanner

1996 Fishing Vessel Osprey Galley and Accommodations

The galley has a large farm style table with bench seating. There is a double sink, 4 burner oven, refrigerator, long counter, 3 water tight doors, 2 windows, and access to the lower berthing area. The lower berthing area has 4 single bunks, the water heater, and access hatches to the aft tanks.

Appliances include:

  • Ge refrigerator
  • GE stove
  • Whirlpool microwave

1996 Fishing Vessel Osprey Engine Spaces

The engine room on Osprey is 2 levels. The upper engine room is accessed from either the port and starboard side decks or through the galley.There is a small work bench, deep sink, head, Compressor engine, refrigeration piping and valves and accumulation tank. The lower engine room has 2 main engines, a generator, and electric circulation pumps.

items included:

  • 2 Caterpillar 3406 main engines with 3339 hours
  • Generator
  • 2 electric circulation pumps
  • Detroit Diesel 653 compressor engine with 1691 hours
  • Vilter compressor

1996 Fishing Vessel Osprey Deck

The decks on Osprey are currently configured for purse sein fishing. There is a hydraulic fish pump hose on the port side deck. cleats and capstans, mast with crows nest, 60 foot boom with block and tackle, fish pump, refrigeration system, over size fish holds, and a large, open aft deck.

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. This listing is a courtesy of a member of the International Yacht Brokers Association and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey representation of a particular vessel.

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