1986 Westwind
"Different Drummer"

To Travel The World
                                         "DIFFERENT DRUMMER"       
                                                                         

“Different Drummer “ is a fine example of these quality boats. With superb lines and excellent seakeeping properties, giving enjoyable comfortable and speedy passages. An eyecatching boat in any port.

This boat had been constantly upgraded by the current owner,  she comfortably sleeps five, with a secure galley, and plenty of storage space.

The cockpit is spacious and very safe for passages, ideal for entertaining or just chilling out !!!!

She represents and excellent example of an offshore boat that is an ideal bluewater boat, but also great as a livaboard or family getaway.

 

Accomodations

The interior spaces of this yacht are finished to the highest standard in solid teak and has one of the most comfortable and roomy cabins in this size vessel.  The cabin soles are all teak and holly over plywood, with shower having a mosaic tiled floor. 

There is excellent ventilation with 5 Bowmar ocean deckhatches, and 7 stainless opening ports (with screens).  The over head is paneled and easily removable for maintainance.  The whole boat is set up for offshore use with plenty of solid handholds, and fiddles in the galley.  All lockers have solid teak louvered doors and the hanging lockers have automatic lights all are teak lined.  The whole vessel has excellent natural light.

Forward there is a self draining anchor locker.  Aft of this is the master cabin.  This features a queen bed that can be extended out to a king.  There is plenty of storage with a locker at the foot of the bed, 2 cupboards, 3 drawers and a hanging locker, in addition there is a bookshelf on the portside.  Under the berth are two large storage areas.  Various reading lights and a fan. The cabin has access to the head (it can also be accessed from the salon).

Aft is the main salon.  This is a very comfortable roomy area.  On the port side is a bench sofa which opens to a large seaberth.  The nav table is at the end of this sofa.  On the starboard is an oval table with storage under. The salon has ample cupboard and shelf space (inc bottle storage).  There is also a flat screen tv, dvd,and stereo, ample lighting and fans.

The gallery features a three burner stove with oven and broiler, oversized ice box, double sinks with pressure and manual faucets, and plenty of storage for dry goods and equipment.

To starboard is the guest cabin which has a queen berth, vanity sink, hanging locker, cupboard and drawers.  This is a very comfortable spacious cabin.

The cockpit is very comfortable and safe for offshore use, with custom cushions, barbecue, stainless binnacle, with autopilot and navigation equipment, stainless rails and custom ladder. The chartplotter can be moved to a separate location the cockpit for passage use.

The deck is very easy to work on with plenty of hand holds, 4 stainless dorade vents, liferaft, dingy and motor  etc.

The electrical and plumbing installation on this boat is to a very high standard, all wires are immaculately run from the main ac/dc panel, with a sub panel for the nav/cockpit area. All plumbing is  well installed piping with heavy duty pumps etc.

In 2007 the whole of the bottom was stripped, the hull was dried out and refinished  with 4 coats 2000e expoxy barrier then 2 coats Interlux antifouling, this was all professionally done with no expense spared.

 

Electronics:

Datamarine Speed, Wind,  Depth

Uniden Oceanus dsc vhf 2005

Uniden Ram mic 2005

Raymarine C70 (operates at the nav station and the cockpit)2006

Raymarine C125 GPS 2005

Raymarine  ST4000 mk11 Wheelpilot  (connects to the c70)2006

Sharp Aquos 15” flatscreen tv with full tilt mount 2005

Mintek Portable dvd player (either connects to tv or can be used separately)2005

Stereo cd/tape player 2005 speakers in salon and cockpit

Battery charger and Truechrge 40 Statpower sensor 2005

2kw invertor  with crossover switch 2005

Gas sensor and switch 2005

2 New  4D batteries 2008

110v outlets in every cabin and galley

 

Mechanical:

Yanmar  3H35F , oversized alternator, with Racor filter (all professionally serviced every year)

Origional alternator as spare

1 1/4” shaft

Engine room blower

Dripless shaft seal

Transmission rebuilt (Mack Boring) 2005

Emergency tiller

Hot water heater (engine and 110v)

Edson cable steering

Various spare parts

Galley:

3 Burner Force 10 stove with oven and broiler

Large ice box double top opening

Double sinks with hot and cold pressure water

Footpump for fresh water

Propane switch

 

Deck:

Avon offshore 4 person canister liferaft (needs cert)

Magma grill

8.5ft  West marine inflatable dinghy 2005

3.5hp Nissan outboard 2005

Fibreglass 17lb propane tank new 2008

Garhauer traveler system 2006

Fortress FX23 anchor with chain and rope rode

20lb CQR anchor with rope rode

Parachute anchor

2 Barlow #27 self tail winches

2 Barlow #23 self tail winches

2 Barlow #23 winches on mast

1 Barlow #16 winch on mast

Bimini

Dodger new 2007

 

Sails:

Main full battened double reef

Profurl roller furling on genoa/yankee

Genoa

High cut Yankee

Staysail

Cruising chute

 

 

This boat has had light usage from new. There has been major upgrades carried out over the last three years and most electronics etc were fitted during this period . All work has been professionally done to the highest standards and this boat has always been maintained  correctly, having only ever had one prior owner.





  
This is a wonderfull yacht.  In excellent condition with many upgrades over the last few years.  This includes a full bottom job in 2007, new electronics etc etc.
She will take you anywhere, in comfort and safety.
A great solid boat well maintained and ready to
go anywhere your dreams can take you.
For more information either go to contact page or email:
gorwits@optonline.net
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