Basic data of the Platbodem Hoogaars Staal
- Seller:Private seller
- Model:Hoogaars Staal
- Category:Flat and round bottom
- Year of construction:1964
- Experience: Family holidays, Shallow waters, Weekendcruiser, weekends aboard
- Length:45.28 feet
- Width:15.09 feet
- Draught:3 feet
- Variable draught:No
- Headroom inside:200 cm
- Country: Netherlands
- Price:£ 61.365 (€ 69.000)
- Boat specifications in PDF: Download here
- Draught: 100 cm
- Headroom: 200 cm
- Berths: fixed: 6
The cabin is solidly and purposefully furnished, mainly with mahogany and oak, mostly solid. Where this is not the case, high quality Bruynzeel suture wood has been used with mahogany top coat. On the cabin floor is a hardwood parquet floor. In the cabin there is a large table where children can be entertained while sailing. But also 6 to 8 people can sit at the table.
The galley consists of several cabinets, a 4 burner gas stove and an electric refrigerator. There is running water.
The toilet is a pump toilet, for safety the top edge of the toilet is above the waterline.
In the forward section there are 6 permanent berths and several closets.
Throughout the ship is electric lighting. In the cabin there is an atmospheric gas lamp.
For the cold evenings there is also a gas heater with exhaust to the outside (refurbished in 2020 ).
Samofa 2 S108 with Hurth reversing clutch; 100kWh starter battery; 200kWh light battery; solar cells available.
Navigation and electronics
The navigation tools are simple: classic compass (Observator), GPS, VHF radio, depth sounder. Furthermore a separate FM/SSB receiver (Philips D2935) and a JVC CD player with FM receiver on 220 volts.
Of course a small 12/220 V converter and the possibility to use solar cells to keep the battery level.
Rig and sails
Main sail and jib; 2 jibs large and small.