"Sea Orchid"   Cromarty 36  Lying  Essex

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Engine and Drive

Access to the Volvo MD22A 59hp diesel below the deck saloon sole is excellent. The engine has done approximately 1400 hours (late July 2001)

The "Super Silent" Lister Petter diesel generator is in the white GRP enclosure at the top right of this photograph.

The Engine and diesel generator have been professionally serviced by French Marine Motors of Brightlingsea every year from new.

The engine and bilges are spotless

There is full engine instrumentation at the internal helm position and a revolution counter outside.

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Final drive is by conventional shaft to a Brunton Autoprop automatic variable pitch propeller. The propeller shaft is fitted with a 'Spurs' rope cutter.

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Sea Orchid has a powerful Vetus 6 HP bow thruster to provide maneuverability in difficult situations.

 

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For further details or to arrange to view, please contact Adrian  Espin at: - Astonbury Marine Services 
19 Colne Road, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0DL  Tel: Freephone 0800 068 6190 or 01206  305996 Fax: 01206  307846
     or email to: adrian@astonburymarine.com
THESE SPECIFICATIONS ARE INTENDED AS ILLUSTRATION ONLY AND DO NOT FORM PART OF ANY CONTRACT
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