"Tweebeen" ( Dutch Registry) is a Bruynzeel Plywood cat build by Spronk in England in 1985. She was built in accordance with Peter Spronk's egg and feather design. A classic . See full details
I've taken the boat through some serious adverse weather and put her through her paces. She sailed in many record attempts, been up to Spitsbergen, Mediterranean, crossed the Atlantic and had me to put up with :-) She is strong.
Inventory and Additional Information
Sails One set of cruising sails consisting of Gowen Mains'l, hank on stays'l and
roller genua - good condition overall. Spare unused jib included.
One suit of racing fully battened high mains'l worn out, patched together with
5200, hank on stays'l, racing heads'l on the fore roller. Genneker ripped across.
One spare large cruising genua.
Lots of sail repair materials and sewing kit
Navigation Raytheon Sea Talk Sailing and Navigation system with chart plotter
and radar overlay, depth sounder and two fluxgate compasses. Two gps navigators, one Marine VHF Radio telephone, one magnetic steering compass, auto pilot (can be set up for app wind sailing auto tac, etc, but I put it on point and go), depth sounder and actual speed thru water. Various handhelds, binoculars, navigations bits and pieces for paper chart navigation, etc.
Accomodation Interior amenities
Galley with pots and pans and service for eight persons, refrigerator (works but needs a expert to tinker with it to get it running right), two large ice chests,
Bed service for eight and towels - lost one double mattress in bad weather.
Various fans in cabins, lights and usb outlets well distributed. Electrical hot water heater
Pressurized water system - hot water shower available in shower stall with
manual pump head into holding tank - macerator pump overboard.
Safety Gear At least eight Non commercial life jackets, harnesses, and 4 self inflating life jackets ,
8 man life raft (could be 6), EPIRB, grab bag with safety equipment and flares\ .
Large extended voyage First Aid kit mostly out of date by now - Morphine returned to the drugstore on SXM. Two manual portable bilge pumps. 4 electrical automatic bilge pumps and one portable roving electrical pump. 2x Horseshoe life rings with line, many fenders, dock lines, lots of spare sheets and lines,
Batteries still in good shape - held charge for more than 24hours with fridge running without topping up with generator. Two separate engine starting batteries
Small Honda generator went overboard in a squall.
Small 6 foot dink semi rigid inflatable with 4 hp Ground Tackle Electrical anchor winch super strong
Two anchors - one fortress complete and a super plow fancy on 200 feet of chain. Misc spares
Outboard spares, spark plugs, two spare props,Large assortment of bits and pieces - such as duck tape, binding cord, spare snap rollers, tools, screws, nuts and bolts, spray cans with different lubricants, winch spares, grease, spare main cars, fuses, wiring and terminals, electrical tape - mostly stuff to keep the show on the road.