Basic Boat Specification – Wide Beam Boats

Detailed below is our basic wide beam boat specification on which we base our prices. Alterations and additions can be made to this specification; however, any changes may incur additional costs.


  • Steel hull and superstructure 10/6/4 plating by Daleside Welding or equal with 4 zinc anodes
  • Plank and pole rack
  • Steel hatch
  • Painted in two colours to a simple design with PVC lettering
  • Crowther propeller and shaft
  • Stern tube
  • Stainless steel water tank
  • Integral effluent tank, fuel tank and gas locker
  • Rudder, brass tiller extension and hardwood handle
  • Windows by Caldwell Windows or Equal
  • Pine front window frame and doors finished with Sikkens wood treatment

Engine and Propulsion

  • Engine by Beta Marine or similar
  • PRM 260 Gearbox with 2:1 reduction
  • Centra coupling
  • Combined surface mounted gear lever/throttle control lever

Electrical System

  • 45amp engine alternator
  • 1 x 100amp battery
  • 95amp cabin alternator
  • 2 x 200amp batteries
  • 12volt internal wiring system with separate fusing to the following 12volt electrical equipment
  • which is included:
  • Lights
  • A shaving point per toilet
  • Cigar lighter socket
  • Shurflo water pump and accumulator
  • Radio CD Player
  • Whale-Gulper shower pump
  • Headlight
  • Internal bilge pump with float switch
  • Horn
  • Bilge pump to engine bay with float and manual switches
  • 230volt electricals Mastervolt 2.5kw inverter wiring etc. to 4 twin 13amp sockets and refrigerator

Gas System

An LPG gas system to the following inclusive equipment:

  • Free standing cooker, with 4 burners, grill and oven

Water System

Hot and cold water system and central heating pipework to the following inclusive fittings:

  • Stainless steel sink
  • Wash hand basin(s)
  • Shower(s)
  • Twin coil 1000mm x 300mm copper calorifier
  • Toilet(s) Mansfield Traveller


  • Webasto 9kw diesel boiler with radiators as appropriate.


The internal construction of the boat is as follows:


  • 18mm plywood painted with bitumen on the underside, fixed on treated timber battens and surfaced with nylon carpet or non-slip vinyl as appropriate.


  • Below gunnels – 13mm plywood fixed to treated timber battens and faced with carpet generally but melamine in wet areas. Insulation is spray foam.
  • Above gunnels – 13mm plywood fixed to treated timber battens and faced with oak or ash, except wet areas which are faced with melamine.


  • 4mm white compound laminate board or 6mm oak or ash faced plywood, fixed to treated timber battens, insulated with spray foam.


  • 19mm plywood ash faced or carpeted.


  • Units with pine panel doors.
  • Worktop 38mm melamine faced chipboard.

Internal Doors:

  • Pine panel.

Soft Furnishing:

The following are included, but are of a standard colour and pattern:

  • Curtains
  • Carpets to floor and walls
  • Vinyl floor


  • 3 Fire Extinguishers
  • Lump Hammer
  • 1 Fire Blanket
  • Hose Pipe
  • Brass tiller pin and hardwood end
  • Boat Pole
  • 2 Windlasses
  • Boat Hook
  • 2 Mooring Spikes
  • Plank

NB Prices does not include loose furniture

Prices are based on the above specification.

Wide beam boats £1,600 per foot plus VAT