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THE CAT’S MEOW - Custom 52' Wood Trawler (Puerto Escondido, near La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico)

Classic-Style Timber Trawler for sale

Built 1968 by Homer Renfro in San Pedro, CA, USA.

Price: USD49,500

Owner's Contact Details

Email: robinontcm(at)hotmail.com

General Description

The Cat's Meow is a classic style trawler, well-maintained and comfortable as a live-aboard and/or cruising vessel.

Two salons, two staterooms, two heads, built-in shop, open galley with regular AC refrigerator, tiled shower with full-length bathtub, , full laundry, large open top deck, large swimstep (good for diving), two air conditioners, lots of storage. Sleeps 6 plus room for air bed(s). Headroom is generally about 6'2". Good air flow for ventilation. Last hauled in July, 2013. New paint topsides, decks recently re-fiberglassed.

Owners have been cruising the waters of Mexico since 2000, and now are ready to do something different.

Owners are motivated to sell, and will consider carrying some paper.

Beam: 16'6"   Draft: 6'6"   Keel: full steel   Rudder: hung   Prop: 42" 3 blade

Engine: Diesel, Int'n'l Harvester marine, 300 HP with turbo, overhauled 2007

Hours since overhaul: 1270

Cruising speed: 7- 8.5 knots   Gallons/hr useage: 4.5 – 5   Range: 1200+ miles

Fuel tank: 1200 gals.   Water: 300+

Batteries: 4 (new) Rolls w/7 yr warranty and auto watering system; 4 LTH start batteries; 2 Gel generator batteries

Electrical system: 12V, 24V DC,   110V, 220V AC

Inverter: 2500w

Generator: Onan

Solar: 9 solar panels provide 1200+ watts; (on good solar days little or no need to run genset)

Electronics/Navigation Equipment:

Radar: Raytheon, 40 miles   VHF (#1): 2m HAM Yaesu   VHF (2): 2m HAM Yaesu

Chart Plotter: Lowrance   GPS: Garmin   Compass: 1 (large)

Depth Sounder: InterPhase forward looking sonar   Wind speed & direction: Davis   Rudder angle: yes

Navigation computer w/ SeaClear charts

Deck equipment:

Anchor: 110# Bruce type   Chain: 320’ 3/8”   Second anchor: 35# Danforth

Windlass: Plath (DC w/ Electric backup)   Bow roller: 1 large

Lights: Navigation, deck, spreader

Hoists: two, electric

Deck wash down system: fresh, and plumbed for salt as well

Mechanical Equipment

Bilge pumps: 3 auto & manual   Raw water strainers: 2    Bilge blowers: 2

Fuel filters: 6    Fresh water cooling system: yes

Head types: 1 composting, one overboard

Shaft: full   Steering: wheel (main deck & flying bridge), hydraulic

Stabilizers: Nyrad Transmission: twin disc 3/1

Dinghy/motor: Zodiac Jetski dinghy, 14’, 40HP motor (jet) SOLD SEPARATELY


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