Ad ID: 61389     Posted: 17/06/2020    
For Sale:
Starfish 8
Dawn Venture
Build Year:
Mainly Used For:

Recreational Fishing

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New Beta 105hp complete with PRM 260 gearbox and matched 3 blade prop all of which were fitted in June 2014. Engine has 55amp 12v and 80amp 24v alternators fitted and a delux control panel. Vetus in line water lock silencer fitted (June 2014).New flexible coupling (June 2014) New Teleflex engine controller (June 2014) Engine bay cover fitted with stainless steel gas struts to aid opening.
New hydraulic steering steering system fitted (Sept. 2014) Simrad AP60 autopilot, rudder position indicator, hydraulic pump and indepedant fluxgate compass, Autopilot integrated into chart plotter(Sept. 2014).
2 x Lorenz World Pro 10" chart plotters, AIS, VHF with DSC and GPS, Radar (overlaid), Fish Finder pro (integrated), 50/200KHz transducer, Fluxgate compass (All 2014), New fused switch panel and wiring (2014), LED deck flood lights, forward and aft cabin LED lights, Cabin work bench and tool store with
dedicated external and internal LED lights, LED anchor and steaming lights, all electronics and electricals professionally installed (2014). Night light and chart table. Dedicated twin battery systems for both engine start and capstan each with their own dedicated alternator. Each bank is fitted with its own master volt charger and battery condition monitoring and has a 12 volt split charge system fitted to manage the service and starter batteries.
Other information:
Dawn Venture is one of the nicest examples available of these highly regarded boats, which at 3.5 tonnes offers excellent build quality and stability at sea. The new Beta engine gives a top speed of 12 knots along with very economical cruising speed of 8 knots giving 2Nm / Ltr. 80MM sound insulation fitted to engine cover and under wheel house floor. Dawn Venture offers a very high specification navigation equipment package and on board safety equipment.
Bespoke stainless steel on deck fish and bait station with sink, deck wash and fish tank (2014), CJ 24 volt 24v capstan with foot switch and dedicated 2 x 100amp/hr 776 cca batteries (2014), stainless steel rope and chain guide rollers (2014), anchor, chain and 100 m of rope, anchor float, Aft bilge, engine and forward electric bilge sump pumps (2014) additional manual bilge pump for engine bay , Sea water deck wash controlled from fish station, (2014),All anodes replaced and boat undersides antifouled (April 2019). Stainless steel keel protector ). Prop inspection at sea through inboard acess point. "Stainless Steve" large landing net, gaff and storage clips.Has lots of under deck storage and cabin storage areas, fire extinguisher and first aid kit (2012). All windows removed and re sealed to make make the cabin completely dry ((Sept 2014).
New heated clear view windscreen into new 8mm thick window ( October 2015)
240 volt shore power connection point wired to internal two gang sockets. Mastervolt 240 / 24v smart charger. Mastervolt 240/12v Electronic fuel level sensor and helm mounted fuel level indicator.
Two 180w LED flood lights fitted along with 24 v switch panel (October 2015)
New Webasto 2 kW diesel heater and thermo call controll fitted November 2015
New stainless steel fuel tank fitted 2118
Complete re decking with GRP 2018
24v hand warmer fitted to rear of wheelhouse
The in deck access hatches (2) have been enlarged to give better access and larger diameter deck drains have been fitted.
4 man life raft and cradle included in sale

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