SOUTHERN SEAS is a pristine, 2004 Hinckley Picnic Boat EP. She is a rare one owner vessel that has been conscientiously maintained by the same captain since new and is stored indoors. Her hull, cushions, decks, varnish, interior all show immaculately. Consistently maintained mechanically and cosmetically on an annual basis you simply will not find a better Picnic Boat EP. Easily shown in West Palm Beach and well priced to sell quickly.
HINCKLEY BROKERAGE OFFICES:
CONSTRUCTION of the hull is Kevlar E-glass hybrid outer skin with balsa and Corecell core carbon fiber inner skin, SCRIMPed with vinylester resin. Deck and cockpit are E-glass and balsa core, SCRIMPED with vinylester resin.
Swim Platform: Heavy-duty fiberglass swim platform has teak insert treads, stainless steel bracket and half round.
Cushions in Sunbrella red/black/cream stripe fabric (NEW 2017)
Teak cockpit coaming cap
Entry to the cockpit:
Forward cockpit seating is available in the engine box that has an integrated wet bar and an aft-facing cushioned seat finished in Sunbrella red/black/cream striped fabric (NEW 2017).
The wet bar at the aft end of the pilothouse includes a molded sink with foldaway faucet and hot and cold pressure water, insulated and self-draining icebox, and a storage drawer. The sink and cooler have a varnished teak cover.
Aft is a full-width settee with back and seat cushions finished in fabric that matches the forward seat (NEW 2017). Aft settee includes two hinged lids under the cushions to allow access to removable storage tubs and to access bilge areas. There are port and starboard cup holders just forward of cushions.
A full Ivory color cockpit cover that attaches to pilothouse with snaps around cockpit coaming.
The Pilothouse features Air-conditioning (FULLY SERVICED April 2019) and ample L-shaped seating around custom teak cockpit table with raised edges.
The pilothouse interior has a varnished teak locking companionway door as well as:
Stidd helm and passenger seats are on powder-coated pedestals that are height, as well as forward and aft, adjustable. They can swivel to face aft. Forward are stainless steel footrests.
Forward passenger area also includes a varnished teak integral handrail/cup holder on the forward bulkhead. A stainless steel footrest is below the handrail.
Helm Station (Starboard):
Helm Electronics/Navigation Equipment:
Raytheon RL-70CRC Plus color Radar and Northstar 952x GPS
Raytheon ST-6001 Autopilot
2-kw radome, painted to match deck
Raytheon ST-60 multi-function display with depth, water temperature and speed indicator
The interior is Air conditioned and finished in satin-varnished cherry, including sheathing. The cabin sole is varnished teak and holly.
The stove is set in the countertop forward and has a custom wood stove cover/cutting board which adds to the already ample counter space surrounding the sink. Microwave is built in outboard. The refrigeration is mounted aft of the sink and is accessed by a counter lift-up top.
A “pantry” locker with louvered door and several shelves separates the galley from the forward V-berth area.
HEAD (Next aft starboard):
Storage locker under a V-berth has a shelf and an easy access cherry drop-front doors.
Storage in forepeak behind a louvered cherry door.
Low resistance, heavy copper and sacrificial zinc anode electrical bonding system:
12-Volt DC electrical system:
(3) 12-volt batteries for a total of 540-amps (All batteries NEW April 2019)
80-amp battery alternator on engine (NEW 2010)
Heavy duty battery parallel switch also allows emergency starting
110-Volt 30-amp AC electrical system:
AC electrical distribution panel, volt and amp meters and DC sub-panel
110-volt shore power inlet, relay and shore power cord
Inverter/Battery Charger (NEW 2015)
2004 Yanmar 6LY2A-STP 440-hp diesel engine (Head recall completed 2010).
Hamilton 292 Jet Drive
ZF IRM220PL reduction transmission
Vetus 7” 12-volt bow thruster (NEW 2017)
Hinckley custom “JetStick® Gen2” control system is integrated with the bow thruster.
Yanmar fuel filter/water separator
Tachometer with engine hours gauge
Fuel, oil pressure, and water temperature gauges
Alarms for high-low oil pressure, sea water flow, and high water temperature
Water jet nozzle direction indicator
Oil transfer pump for engine and transmission
Manual hydraulic steering pump
(2) Electric 1500-GPH 12-volt bilge pumps with float switches
Whale emergency bilge pump mounted in cockpit locker
In-line 12-volt automatic shower sump pump
Aluminum 27-gallon holding tank with overboard discharge
Stainless steel 6-gallon hot water heater – shore power and engine heated
(2) Heavy gauge aluminum fuel tanks - total 160-gallons
Acoustic lined foam engine box insulation and double gaskets on engine box cover with electric riser
Engine box exhaust fan
ESPAR D3L diesel heater with outlets in the pilothouse, main cabin and head.
Air conditioning in pilothouse and accommodations below.
Stern mounted 4 ft. varnished teak ensign pole & socket
Boat hook mounted under side deck
Deck shower/water outlet with hot & cold mixing valve
12-volt trumpet air horn with switch on dash
Custom folding masthead and running lights
ACR Masthead mounted spot light with helm mounted electric remote control