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Cruising Barge 17.08

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Dimensions (m): 17.08 x 3.88 x 1.17 Ref. nr.: 200808
Mooring: Near Breda, Netherlands Construction year: 1937
Material: steel

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Former management vessel that has been converted into a cruising Live Aboard barge. The vessel was renovated around 2001 and fully adapted for disabled people. For example, this vessel is equipped with a hydraulic deck crane, extra wide gangways and there are 2 stairlifts inside. The wheelhouse offers a good all-round visibility and is equipped with a seating area with table and gives access to the front cabin with 2-persons sleeping place and toilet. The aft deck gives access to the salon, galley and wet cell with toilet and shower. This sturdy ship is available immediately.

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General information

Yard:Shipyard Naval de Rupelmonde, B-Rupelmonde
Hull shape:round bilged
Hull material:steel
Deck material:steel
Superstructure material:steel
aluminium wheelhouse
Construction method:riveted
new steel is welded
rubbing strake around
canoe stern
Steering system:hydraulic
Windows:bronze window frames
aluminium windows frames
double glazing in wheelhouse
Displacement (approx.):43 ton
Airdraft (approx.):3,00 m everything down
Owner:Dutch owner
Colour / Paint System:blue hull
white superstructure
last underwatership treatment (2017)
overdue maintenance
Suitable for / as:inland waterways
recreational vessel
Additional information:forepeak with chain locker
Great vessel for cruising on the European canals and rivers.
Great vessel for cruising on the French canals and rivers.

Technical information

Enginepower:134 Hp
99 kW
Engine brand:MWM
Revolutions:1000 RPM
Engine model:RHS 518 S
Number of cylinders:6
Construction year engine:1954
Fuel tank (approx.):2x 470 litre
2x 600 litre
1x 80 litre
steel tank(s)
Cooling system:intercooling
dry exhaust
insulated exhaust
Propulsion:4 blade propeller
oil bath propeller stern tube
Gearbox:Lohmann & Stolterfoht
Heating:Webasto hot air heating
on diesel
Bow thruster:Vetus electric bow thruster
290 KGF
Electricity system:24 / 230 Volt
230 Volt shore power connection
Batteries:2x 225 Ah starter batterie(s)
4x 265 Ah domestic batterie(s)
Battery charger:Mastervolt Dakar combi inverter/charger 24/1800/35
Mastervolt management system
Battery isolator:present
Inverter:Mastervolt Dakar combi inverter/charger 24/1800/35
Fresh water tank (approx.):1x 1000 litre
Water pressure system:hydrophore pump
Hot water system:boiler/water heater via 230 Volt and engine cooling system
Holding tank (approx.):present
Gas system:present


Interior:teak interior
see photographs
Insulation:glass wool with aluminium foil
Cabins:1 cabin
Berth:owners cabin: 1x 2-pers
Aft: 1x 2-pers
Lay-out plan (not to scale):see attachment
hot & cold running water
in 1 area together with the toilet
Toilet / Heads:Forward:
electric toilet
washbasin with hot & cold running water
electric toilet
Galley:L-shape galley
Cooker:2-burner hob
on gas
stainless steel
Fridge / Refrigerator:Dometic fridge / refrigerator
Freezer:small ice compartment
Worktop:laminate worktop
Washbasin:stainless steel sink
Water tap:mixer tap with hot & cold running water
Entertainment:radio/CD player
Headroom (approx.):foc's hole (approx.) 2,03 m
bathroom / toilet in the front (approx.) 1,95 m
wheelhouse (approx.) 1,99 m
aftcabin (approx.) 1,78 m
bathroom / toilet aft (approx.) 1,75 m

Navigation equipment

Navigation equipment:ICOM IC-M 59 euro VHF
rudder indicator
search light
window wiper
navigation lights

Rigging and sails

Mast:lantern mast


Anchor equipment:manual anchor winch
in hawse-hole
100 m anchor chain
specified length(s) is/are approximate
Bimini:bimini top above aftdeck
Searail / Pulpit:guardrail around
Safety :fire extinguisher
life buoy
2x inflatable life jackets
bilge alarm
Additional information:hydraulic crane
aluminium gangway
deck lights
steering chair

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