|Tax Status:||Tax Exempt|
Lagos Faro Portugal|
Reliance 44 for Sale
Registered in Galway, Ireland. Reg. No. 403289 Tonnage 17 99/100 Tons
Cutter Sailboat. Year 1985 Length 44 feet LWL 32 feet Beam 11’ 8”
Displacement 34,000lbs. Bridge clearance 60 feet Draft 6feet 4inches Long Keel
BMW Diesel engine 52 42 hp.
Comfortable offshore cruiser and live aboard. She has been in the Mediterranean for the last 30 years.
She was built by Pierre Meunier of the Reliance Sailcraft Company of Montreal, Canada and launched in 1985. She was I believe finished by the yard to a very high standard as can be seen by the photos. The hull and deck were constructed of hand laid fibre-glass with a one inch balsa core. Below the waterline is GRP.
The Reliance 44, of which there were 46 built is of a traditional design with fast sailing and being very stable close to the wind. They are known for their sea kindly behaviour. She has a deep cockpit and is safe for passage making and cruising.
|Builder:||Pierre Meunier of Reliance Sailcraft Co. Montreal,|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||BMW D 52|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||13.41m|
|Length at waterline:||9.75m|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Fuel capacity:||455 Litres|
|Water capacity:||455 Litres|
6 berths in 2 cabins and saloon
Balsa core above waterline and GRP below waterline.
Reliance 44 Cutter rigged. GRP. Built Montreal, Canada. 1984. Launched 1985
Registered in Ireland and VAT free
Registration No. 403289. 17 99/100 grt
Engine: BMW D52 3 cylinder 42hp diesel.
Fully reconditioned by Shepherd Engineering Gibraltar in 2000
Approximately 800 hours since.
Sails: Original mainsail in good condition
Profurl Furling; Genoa in good condition
Staysail in very good condition
Storm Jib virtually unused
Spinnaker very good condition
Alloy mast boom, spinnaker pole and staysail self-tacking boom
Standing stainless steel rigging replaced in 2014
Guard rails replaced in 2018
Accommodation for six in three cabins.
Double forward with built in lockers & wardrobe
Two saloon settee berths
Owners quarter cabin double with built in lockers and wardrobe
Electric anchor winch. Motor replaced in 2016
Alloy dinghy davits
Teak boarding ladder.
Teak cockpit table.
Fitted cockpit cushions.
Edson wheel steering with steering compass
Gas locker with three Camping Gaz cylinders
Full set of mooring warps and 6 fenders
Stainless Steel winches, Enkes 32 ASC x 2
Enkes 26 ASC x 2
Enkes 22 ASC x 4
3 winch handles.
Two large alloy opening hatches. Dorade ventilation with brass cowls. Numerous brass opening port lights. Solid mahogany interior fit out.
Bower anchor: CQR 65lbs with 60 metres chain in self stowing anchor locker.
Kedge 35lb CQR
Water 100 gallons in three aluminium tanks. Pressurised water system to galley, heads, and bathing shower on deck.
Diesel fuel tanks. 100 gallons in three aluminium tanks.
Dolphin automatic switch mode 40 Amp charger.
Sterling alternator booster
Fire extinguishers. 2Kg Anaf Group and Kidd Mariner 10
Jabsco manual toilet
Phillips microwave cooker
Double stainless sinks
Marine Princess two burner cooker. Grill & oven. Gimballed fittings
Assorted crockery and glass ware etc.
Large Refrigerator. New condenser unit fitted in 2017
Separate deep freeze compartment not connected
Full size chart table. Assorted charts for Europe, Portugal and Western Mediterranean
Chart table stool
Dual Raymarine 10” plotter & 4kw radar RL80C plus cockpit repeater. Fitted 2017
Navico RT6500 VHF
Global Fix V4 ACR EPIRB (2018)
Old Brooks & Gatehouse Hornet and Hecta depth finder
Digital AIS receiver
Hand Held GPS
Icom Hand held VHF
Autohelm 6000 ; dual control
Seatech 6 man offshore container. (new 2018)
2.3 metre Zodiac dinghy with inflatable floor. Electric air pump
Yamaha Malta 3.5 hp outboard motor.
Wallas parraffin central heating. Needs servicing.
Cutlery, Delph, glasses,
3 electric fans
Various harnesses and lifejackets
Bedding and sleeping bags
Various tools and spare parts