Cheetah of Burnham

Price: £20,000
Year Built: 1967
Construction: Wood
Builder: Tucker Brown
Sail Number: 560Y
Mooring: Burnham Yacht Harbour

The Part 1 registered Cheetah was built in 1967 by the premier yard: Tucker Brown in Burnham on Crouch for the well known yachtsman: Harry Croker. She has an outstanding racing record having won both Burnham Week and East Anglian Offshore Racing Association Championship overall in both 1967 and 1968. Known at the time as the ' Incredible Cheetah,' she is regarded by many as the fastest ever Twister. Since those times, she has served long periods of ownership as a capable cruising yacht. She has recently been fully restored and received an excellent survey report in February 2020.

Contact Number: +441702205255
Contact Email: kenlayzell@hotmail.com

Rig Details:
Masthead sloop with alloy spars

Sail Wardrobe:
Main: Dolphin Furling Genoa Jib Spinnaker

Engine:
Beta 16 nsw 2008

Fuel Capacity:
10 gallons in new stainless steel tank

Electrics:
2 batteries

Anchors, Chains & Warps:
25 lb CQR recently regalvanised 50 metres chain 18 lb Danforth kedge with warp Warps and fenders

Instruments & Electronics:
Sestrel Compass Clock and Barometer Raymarine wind speed and depth Lowrance plotter Horizon VHF

Accommodation Layout:
4 Berths in 2 Cabins

General Inventory Items:
Lewmar 34 Winches New Lifebelt and light Dodgers with her name Day signal shapes Radar reflector Henderson bilge pump Ensign and staff Jabsco toilet Origo 2 Burner spirit stove

Other Details:
Cheetah has recently under gone a full professional restoration. She has a new ply/epoxy deck, teak cockpit, and teak toe rails, together with new teak Dorade boxes and teak garage. Five new keel bolts have been fitted; all floor and chain plate bolts replaced. Keel shot blasted, stainless steel polished and all chrome re-plated. Bright work, both above and below deck has been stripped and re-varnished 6-8 coats. Cheetah is an exceptionally pretty Twister and she looks stunning. Passers by on the pontoon often stop to admire her, some even ask " Is she new ? "