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Tayana 55 Sloop

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16.76m (55'0")



Underwater profile


1 x Diesel 120hp, Perkins 6354 M (1988)

Phuket / Thailand


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Extra Details

Designer Peter Beeldsnijder
Builder Ta Yang Yacht Building Co ( Taiwan )
Lying Phuket / Thailand
Fuel capacity 470.0 ltr (103.4 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 900.0 ltr (198.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 50.0 ltr (11.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks


Engine 1 x Diesel 120hp
Engine make and model Perkins 6354 M (1988)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Shaft
Prop(s) 3 Blade Max Prop
Fuel consumption (approx) 12.0 ltr (2.6 G) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 6 knots
Max speed (approx) 10 knots


LOA 16.76m (55'0")
LWL 14.00m (45'11")
Beam 4.90m (16'1")
Draft Min 2.20m (7'3")
Draft Max 2.20m (7'3")
Displacement 22,453kg (49,508.9lbs)
Headroom 1.90m (6'3")
Storage On marina


Cutter rigged Aluminium spars (1988) with stainless steel standing rigging (2014)


Mainsail - Inmast (unknown year)
Headsail - Furling (unknown year)
Other sails Furling Staysail (unknown year)
Spinnaker (unknown year)
Spinnaker gear tick

Electrical Systems

115 volt,


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin
Finish Paint finish


Total # of berths 5
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 3
Handbasin 2
Shower 2
Air conditioning 3 Air conditioning Units
Heads 2 heads (Electric)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Freezer tick
Curtains tick
Air conditioning tick
Manual water system tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick
Fresh water wash tick
Cockpit shower tick
Non-Smokers tick
Microwave tick

4 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
Wind tick
Radar tick
VHF tick
GPS tick
Chart plotter tick
Autopilot tick
Clock tick
Barometer tick
Navigation lights tick
TV tick
Computer tick
AIS Receiver tick
Echo sounder tick

Iridium Plus

Deck Gear

Sprayhood tick
Sun awning tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Davits tick
Swim Platform tick
Swim Ladder tick
Instrument Covers tick
Bimini tick

2 halyard winches
6 sheet winches
Electric windlass
2 anchors
(Bugel style / CQR)
90.00m (295'3") of chain
dinghy (2013)
8hp outboard, Suxuki (2013)

Safety Equipment

Liferaft tick
Life jackets tick
Life buoys tick
Searchlight tick
Safety harnesses tick
Horn tick
EPIRB 406MHz tick
Emergency steering tick

4 bilge pumps (1 manual / 2 Electric)

1 x Engine Driven Bilge Pump

Broker's Comments

Purchased in 2003 in Singapore by her current owner, to be used initially as a liveaboard and then to sail in retirement, however after an extensive refit ( details below ) his plans have changed and do not include extended sailing trips.

1. Above deck
• Teak deck sanded and re caulker
• Hydraulic cylinder on Vang replaced
• Raymarine Chart Plotter upgraded to e97 model
• Raymarine Radar upgraded to HD Colour
• Simradd Autopilot replaced with updated Raymarine EV-400 system, with remote cotnroller.
• New engine instrument panel installed.
• Wiring for Forestay furler re-routed (off the deck)
• Forestay lower bracket upgraded
• All sails inspected and repaired as necessary
• New deck cushions
• All safety wires replace.

2. Below Deck

a. Electrical
• New Charger/Inverter installed.
• Bow Thruster installed (Holland Marine –water jets)
• All wiring replaced and rerouted as necessary and old
installations removed.
• Electrical panel rewired
• 110v outlets connected.
• Ceiling lights upgraded.
b. Aircon and Refrigeration
• Lounge aircon overhauled
• Fore and aft cabin aircons’ serviced
• New 12v/AC refrigerator installed above counter
• Freezer overhauled with new compressor and cold plates
• Below counter drinks fridge overhauled
c. Plumbing
• All water lines checked and replaced as necessary.
• Fuel and water filler hoses replaced.
• Auto sump drains installed in showers
• New bilge pump with emergency electrical backup
• New Engine and Genset water exhaust hoses installed.
• New Stainless exhaust pipes (x2) installed.
• New sink/shower and toilet drain hoses.
• New Hot water heater installed (fitted for Engine exhaust preheat but not connected)

d. Galley
• Sidewall veneer replaced.
• Counter top veneer replaced with Corian
• Drawers and door facing highlighted with Teak
e. Cabins
• Mattresses and covers replaced as necessary
• Curtains replaced.
f. Engine Room
• Engine and gear box serviced as required (new exhaust elbow installed).
• New seal on oil pan and gearbox installed
• All new engine mounts.
• All sound proofing replaced with new material.
• New Raw water manifold
• Genset serviced as required.

3. Hull
• Hull above water line was sanded back to the fiberglass, covered with an epoxy coating and repainted with Awlgrip.
• Antifouling of bottom
• All through hull fittings below the water line replaced.
• All sea cocks replaced
• New prop shaft, flex coupler, and rope cutter
• Dripless shaft seal installed

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Tayana 55 Sloop has been personally photographed and viewed by Alan Giles of Boatshed Phuket. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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