Our Hirsh 45Center Cockpit Sloopis one of 30 vessels designed and built by Gulfstar in 1985 for the charter market with a maintenance free deck. 'Shrimp Mates' has been well maintained by her original owners for 30 years. The vessel was never chartered but cruised locally and to the islands in her earlier years and .. thoroughly enjoyed.
She's powered by a Perkins 4-108 (1300 hrs.), supported by a 6.5kw Universal generator (350 hrs.) recently serviced, the vessel is ready to cruise.
She is a recognized blue water vessel with a well appointed and updated interior with two staterooms, two ensuite heads, (2) MarineAir reverse cycle A/C units, spacious accommodations with plenty of storage, the Gulfstar / Hirsh 45 CC Sloop is well suited as a comfortable live-aboard as well.
ACCOMMODATIONS & MAIN SALON
Vessel can sleep eight in two staterooms and on two expandable settees in the main salon. The foreward cabin has a large v-berth, hanging locker and private access to head. The electric head is also accessible from the salon.Next aft is a spacious salon with port and starboard settees. A large dining table separates the two settees. Aft of the salon and to port is a u-shaped galley. The nav station is located in the starboard passageway. Aft of the nav station the passageway provides access to the engine room and to the large, very comfortable master stateroom. It has a centerline berth with a custom six inch mattress. The manual head with shower is located to port. Hanging lockers and drawers provide abundant storage for the owners personal items.
(2) Reverse Cycle A/C Marine Air (serviced Oct. 2015)
All customs bedding items convey
GALLEY & DINING AREA
A large well equipped U-shaped galley provides secure space for preparing meals while passage making or at anchor
CGI (compressed natural gas) two burner stove and oven
Adler Barbour refrigeration system
Water heater both engine driven and 110 volt AC
Pressurized water system
Large pantry provides abundant storage
Furuno Navigator GP70 GPS
Simrad Robertson 6000 autopilot
Standard Horizon VHF at Nav Station
Datamarine - wind, depth, and speed indicators
AM/FM/CD Player (Speakers is Salon and Cockpit
Universal 6.5KW Generator (303hrs serviced October 2015)
12 volt DC system
(5) New Group 29 Batteries 2013 (1) Engine (1) Genset (3) House