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Boat For Sale in Commercial Fishing Boats - Under 8m

This advert was marked as SOLD on 29 Apr 2024

ID: 135912
Name: West Bar
Make/Model: Explorer elite 165
Location: Littlehampton Marina

Build Year: 2003

Used For: Netting/ Potting / Rod and lining

Hull: GRP

Length: 4.88m

Beam: 2.04m

Draft: 0.25m


36.8 kw limited licence


2021 Tohatsu power tilt and trim 4 stroke 50 hp outboard engine. Very low hours. Immaculate condition. Starts on the button.


Spencer carter solo nh01 hauler. New recon control box direct from Spencer Carter a couple of months ago New alloy post and clamp. Brand new Honda power pack with under 20 hours. Quick release hose connections at both hauler and powerpack hose ends to allow for instant hauler removal.


Garmin Echomap 95svUHD touchscreen GPS plotter. Includes side scan / downscan and chirp 2d GT54 transducer. Includes updated UK / EIRE sd card. This GPS Chartplotter / fishfinder retails at over £1000.

Additional Information:

Explorer Elite 165 built 2003 with 2021 Tohatsu 50hp 4 stroke engine with very low hours. Comes with 2020 indespension rollercoaster trailer with electric remote control winch in ' as new' condition. Seats removed to allow for more deck space, but can be reverted to original status. Original gel coat throughout, no GRP repairs. Antifouled for the first time last year. ( she was kept ashore until being moored October 2023 ), hull was in immaculate condition beforehand. Electronics include 2 x bilge pumps; 1 x auto bilge pump. Two x batteries on a switched isolater. Lighting is brand new 35 watt led deck and flood lights. Garmin Echomap 95sv UHD chart plotter with downscan and side scan and chirp fishfinder. Standard Horizon DSC radio. All brand new flares, under 10 metre medical kit, safety ladder, and buoys etc will be included , everything adheres to current MCA regulations. Five fleets of 300 yards trammel, sheet and tangle nets mixed sizes between 4 1/4 inch to 5 1/2 inch will be included with sale. Anchors and buffers included. (PLEASE NOTE: Boat can be sold at a reduced price without the Spencer Carter Hauler and Honda power pack). Spencer Carter nh01 solo hauler has been installed a few months ago with a new reconditioned control box, brand new quick release hoses at both the powerpack and hauler for ease of hauler removal. Brand new installed Honda Powerpack purchased direct from Spencer Carter a few months ago. Full 5 year MCA inspection carried out in November 2023. Thousands spent to keep this boat in tip top condition. Brand new windows installed throughout in October 2023. Comprehensive service history and receipts for this well looked after vessel. MMO licence included is a 36.8 kw limited licence with additional quota from MMO . NO BASS ENTITLEMENTS. IVMS ( nemo system) installed in December 2023 which is transferrable and includes a 3 year warranty. Mooring costs in Littlehampton Marina paid up until March 2025 included if needed. .Please feel free to whatsapp me or call me for more information on my mobile: 07492 400644. Thanks, Dan.


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