Amel Super Maramu 53
This beautifully refurbished boat has an extensive list of upgrades, inside and out. This comfortable cruiser features a completely enclosed cockpit with dropdown clears all the way around. Safe, dry and comfortable with plenty of soft furnishings, all controls are at the helmsperson’s touch. The sails can be unrolled from the cockpit, and trimming is made easy with the electric winches.
The interior of the boat has been redone with beautiful timber floors. The benchtops have been replaced with corian. Additional cabinet storage has been added in the galley. The old-fashioned washing machine has been removed and replaced with a modern washer-dryer, repositioned near the navigation table. A new oven, microwave and rebuilt freezer complement the modernized galley. The fridge is a 185L Frigo Boat fridge that is keel cooled.
Squabs have all been replaced to a high-end finish.
Electronics have been upgraded, with a modern chart plotter, stereo, SSB radio and VHF. Other features include:
- Water maker
- An awesome dingy davit/ solar arch system
- Generator (2005)
- New Zealand shore power WOF
- Two auto pilots
- Raymarine depth, speed and wind gear new 2015.
The standing rigging was replaced in 2020, with all new running rigging in 2015.
The main and headsails are 18 months old, made by North Sails. The Mizzen was replaced in 2005.
The Engine has been religiously serviced every 100 hrs, with many upgrades including:
- New Turbo
- New exhaust (2021)
- New Injectors (2020)
- New Engine room insulation (2015)
The C drive casing (originally Aluminium) was replaced in 1991 with a far more reliable cast iron version.
The list goes on, with rudder bearings removed, serviced and re installed in 2015, Re-bult bow thrusters, a copper coat antifoul and Hydraulic steering serviced last year. The bow roller has also been modified to a dual roller system, with a beautiful stainless steel Ultra-anchor.
This boat has been lovingly refitted to a high standard. All the hard work and major jobs have been ticked off and she is blue-water ready with all the safety gear and equipment needed for offshore cruising.
The boat is located in Opua, Bay of Islands, and is available for viewing on the marina.
** Price plus taxes if applicable