Hull specification and Principle features
Hull, with window apertures and door openings, water
(untreated) and fuel tanks, gas locker, engine beds, deck
fittings etc. Please see specification sheet.
Fuel tank Steel integral fuel tank with feed, return, filler and vent, 80gal (Widebeam) or 40gal (Narrowbeam) approximately.
Water Tank Approximately 80gal (Widebeam) or 40gal (Narrowbeam) built into the fore deck with filler, vent and bolted inspection hatch. This is untreated on shell only and Sailaway boats. This must be treated prior to use. Stainless steel options available.
Gas Locker Self draining and vented locker, space for 2 x 13 kg bottles.
Weed Hatch Complete with quick release cover.
Deck Fittings One rope stud forward, 2 bollards aft, pole and plank rack and Centre mooring ring, fender lugs fore, aft and sides.
Decks All self draining
Window Apertures Cut to customer specification
Engine Beds Supplied to suit choice of engine
Stern Tube Fitted to suit 35mm (Widebeam) or 30mm (Narrowbeam) Vetus type (other options available)
Engine Cooling Skin tank with 1″ ½ take offs and drain
Rubbing Stakes 1 full length with quarter fore and aft, welded top and bottom
Handrail Integral handrails on coach roof with drainage points, Tubular handrail options available
Paint The boat is primed with synthetic primer and the hull Is blacked
up to the rubbing strake. (please be aware this is Only a holding coat
and should have a sealing coat applied ASAP
Base Plate 10 mm 10 mm
Hull Sides 6 mm 6 mm
Cabin Sides 5 mm 5 mm
Coach Roof 4mm on 25 mm x 25 mm 4mm on 25mm x 25mm
rolled box section rolled box section
Bulk Heads 4 mm 4 mm
Knees and Stringers 50 x 50 x 5 mm angle 50 x 50 x 5 mm angle
Floor Bearers 75 x 50 8 mm angle 50 x 50 x 5 mm angle
Rubbing Strakes 50 x 12 mm half round 50 x 12 mm half round
Bulk Head Ribs 45 x 5 mm flat 45 x 5 mm flat
As “Hull Only” but with fitted with ballast, plywood floor,
windows and doors, and Canal Line diesel engine and matched
gearbox installed, to suit the size of your boat.
Ballast Adequate ballast is installed into a bitumen prepared base.
Floor Treated 18mm WPB plywood floor is fitted on to tanalised floor
Windows Chrome polished windows/ portholes fitted to
your specification. All windows/ portholes vented.
Other colours available
Window Sizes Available Porthole Sizes Available
18” x 21”
36” x 21” 15” portholes
42” x 21” 18” portholes
48” x 21”
Doors, Stern Twin steel doors to the rear with sliding hatch.
Doors, Bow Hardwood front doors, half glazed.
Doors, Side One set of side doors fitted.
Insulation Battened out and fully spray foam insulated
Engine Canal Line engine and matched gear box fully installed with
standard instrumentation. Engine upgrades and other makes are
available as optional extras.
Boat Size Canaline Engine
40 – 60’ Wide beam Canal Line 55
61’ + Wide beam Canal Line 60
30 – 45’ Narrowboat Canal Line 25
50 – 57’ Narrowboat Canal Line 35
58 – 65’ Narrowboat Canal Line 42
66 – 70’ Narrowboat Canal Line 52
Engine Upgrades Vetus 65hp or Canaline 70hp, 82hp
(Other options are available)
Other Features 4 x 2.5kg anodes fitted, Chrome tiller and pin, metroplex plywood aft deck, automatic bilge pump.
Sailaway Lined + Additions
As “Sailaway” but with cabin area lined out and water tank
treated. Additions Pack is as “Sailaway Lined” but with
electrics, plumbing and central heating fitted.
All exterior paint works complete.
Insulation A minimum of 25mm spray foam insulation is applied to all sides deck head and bulk heads.
Cladding and Trims Standard build is real oak veneered plywood , with options of ash plywood or painted off-white panel is fitted to the walls, roof and bulk heads with solid wood capping and trim to match
19mm bulk heads
6mm below gunnel
9mm cabin sides
6mm deck head
All timber is treated with two coats of 2 pack lacquer
Electrics 12volt wiring tails dropped behind panelling in conduit to your spec and location. All 12volt wiring is colour coded and is terminated in the
lighting track ready for the main feeds to be installed. 240volt ring main
wiring fitted with sockets to your location tails only.
Other Features Adequate mushroom vents fitted to deck head, water tank treated ready for use, ventilation vents fitted to fore and aft door
Electrics 240volt ring main completed with double brass/chrome sockets,
shore hook up point, 1800wat sterling inverter and RCD fitted.
12volt 3 x 110amp (Wide beam) or 12volt 2 x 135amp (Narrow beam)
domestic leisure batteries fitted serviced by 80amp dedicated alternator,
all feeds fitted and connected to tails with 16-way distribution
Central Heating Webasto diesel central heating fitted with 3 radiators plus towel rail to your location.
Plumbing Plumbing system connected to twin coil calorifier with hot and cold
tails servicing galley and bathroom.
Bulk Heads 2 x full bulk heads fitted to your spec.
Paint Paint work completed two colours and a coach line with non-slip
applied to roof, gunnels, fore and aft decks
. 2 coats of primer
. 2 coats of under coat
. 3 coats of gloss
We have a variety of standard layouts, plus we can also offer completely bespoke
layouts, which may incur extra charge.
Saloon An open plan lounge with TV cabinet and flat screen television, solid fuel
stove, step box is supplied with storage below. Fixed seating is available as
an optional extra.
Galley Gas oven and grill fitted with matching hob, fitted into hand made units.
4 cu ft fridge
Granite work surface with under slung stainless steel sink
Gunnel cupboard opposite galley and overhead peninsular cupboard
Bathroom Full size quadrant shower
Vanity unit with granite top and porcelain basin
12volt cassette toilet
Master Bedroom Double bed with sprung mattress and drawers below
Overhead cupboard with reading lights
Choice of wardrobes and draw units
(Narrow Beam 55’+)
Choice of 2nd fixed double bunkbeds or Pullman / L shape diner.
Single bed with desk area and wardrobe. Different options available to suit
Timber A choice of oak and ash panelling is available with solid doors and cappings
to match, all timbers are coated with two coats polyurethane lacquer.
Electrical 12volt radio cd player
TV aerial socket / radio aerial
Adequate LED ceiling spots throughout the boat
Wall lights in lounge area
Horn and tunnel light
Spots in bases of all overhead cupboards
Flat screen television
3 x 110 amp domestic batteries
1 x 110 amp starter battery
1 x 110 amp domestic alternator
110 amp domestic start alternator
Battery isolation switches
AC and DC distribution panels
240 volt ring main with 5 double sockets
Land line hook up
40 amp battery charger