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Whiteaker Yacht Sales
(941) 776-0616

Ready for World Class Cruising!

Air Conditioning, Generator, Watermaker and More

"Nimbus" is a well-founded vessel with all the proven attributes that have earned Island Packet Yachts their international reputation for excellence in cruising yacht design and quality of construction. She is Seriously for Sale and is ready to Set Sail. She not only has lots of room down below but a large aft cockpit that offers comfortable cruising in most all conditions. The sail plan for this boat is the very versatile cutter rig and also includes a spinnaker. This vessel is easily handled by a shorthanded crew and adapts well to changing conditions.
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name

LOA: 45 ft 0 in
Beam: 13 ft 3 in
LWL: 39 ft 4 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 10 in
Displacement: 28400 lbs
Ballast: 12500 lbs
Bridge Clearance: 60 ft 0 in

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Engine Model: 4JH2 TE
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 5154

Cruising Speed: 7 knots
Maximum Speed: 9 knots

Fresh Water Tanks: (240 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (140 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (45 Gallons)

Outside Equipment/Extras
Electric windlass

The Salon features Island Packet's signature bulkhead mounted table. With the table up, the salon is a large living room. Lower the table and fully expand to accommodate a large dining party. The port and starboard settees provide comfortable accommodations for living aboard, entertaining and a great sea berth underway. The starboard settee converts to a double berth providing sleeping accommodations in the salon for three, if necessary. There is plenty of storage and a large chart drawer and shelves / cabinets along both hull sides. The roomy and accommodating Nav Station is to starboard and features a very comfortable navigation seat.

The Owner's Stateroom is forward with its Ensuite Head. It features a sink to port, an aft facing commode and a shower area to starboard with storage above and below the sink, 2 cabinets in the bulkhead, and a clever vanity on starboard. The head is well ventilated with 2 opening ports and an opening hatch. The large Pullman berth has a custom Verlo Mattress. There are 4 storage drawers under the berth and a large cedar lined hanging locker, and 3 drawer bureau across on port. The Cabin is light and airy with great ventilation.

The Guest Stateroom, aft to port, provides comfortable accommodations for two adults with room to dress by the entrance. A hanging locker, a bank of storage cubbies a dressing seat. There is good light and ventilation, to make this a comfortable cabin even for extended periods.

Cruisair Air Conditioning
Peek A Boo Shades
Custom Mattress in Master Cabin

Spacious with exceptional prep and storage areas, plus custom dinnerware storage. A deep, double stainless centerline sink, large top loading refrigerator with freezer box, a three burner propane stove / oven and Microwave. The galley is positioned for easy service to the salon as well as the cockpit. All Island Packets have a fiberglass non-skid sole in the galley and companionway areas.

Adler Barbour Super Cold Machine
Princess 3-Burner/Oven Propane Stove
GE 800 Watt Microwave Oven
Hot Cold Pressure Water
Galley Single Arm Lever H/C Faucet with Sprayer
Galley Mechanical Faucet
Galley Water Maker Sample Faucet
Village Marine Tec Water Maker (more in Engine/Mechanical section)

A large, Navigation Station is located to starboard and has an especially comfortable and adjustable cushioned arm chair. All the navigation equipment and displays are easily accessed. There is also a draining wet locker on the hull side.

Raymarine ST60+ Depth sounder, Knot meter & Wind Speed/Direction Instruments
Raymarine Depth & Knot meter Retractable Transducers
ICOM CLASS B AIS Transponder MA-500TR w/ GPS at Navigation Station w/ remote Mic for cockpit.
Furuno 841 MK2 24 Mile Radar at Nav Station & at Helm w/Furuno C1900 (RDP-139) Integrated Chartplotter 10.5" Display
3 - C-Map Wide Charts Albermarle to Shinnecock; Cape Cod, Long Island & Hudson River; Bahamas
Simrad Robertson AP20 Hydraulic Autopilot
ICOM VHF Radio at Navigation Station IC-M127 (reserve unit)
ICOM 504 VHF with command MIC III
CD Player/Radio with Stereo Speakers
Vizio 22" Flatscreen

Deck & Cockpit
Bottom Paint: Blue Water Copper Pro SCX 67 Ablative Paint
Westmar Bow Thruster
Lofrans Windlass with Remote at Helm
Bruce 66# with 200' of G4 Chain
CQR with 200' Nylon Rode
Raw Water Anchor Wash-down
Fresh Water Spray in Cockpit
Six 3/4" Military Spec Double Braid Dock Lines
Lippincott Hardtop Dodger with Side handles & Lights on Underside
Bimini with Sighting Window and Full Enclosure including Connect Panel
Cockpit Cushions
Cockpit Table and Drink Holder
Dinghy Davits
Edson Outboard Motor Lift and Rail Mount
USCG Safety Package and Mast Mounted Horn
DSB Sola 6 Person Offshore Life raft
Lifesling MOB System
OGM LED Anchor Light at Masthead

Nimbus is equipped with a 12 Volt Ship's System and 2 - 120 Volt Shorepower Electrical Systems with one of those dedicated to the Air Conditioning. Additionally, there is:

Fisher Panda 6KW Generator with 1274 hours w/Sound Shield with dedicated Start Battery, Water/Exhaust Separator, Optional Soft Motor Mounts, & Spare Parts Kit
11 Gallon Hot Water Heater
Xantrex Freedom 50 - 100 Amp Battery Charger/2000 Watt Inverter
Link 1000 Charger Control/Monitor
5 - Lifelong AGM G27 Batteries
Balmar 100 Amp High Output Alternator Rebuilt
Balmar ARS-5 Multistage Programmable Regulator
AirX 400 Watt Wind Generator
Hitachi 60 Amp Spare Alternator

Nimbus is powered by a 4 cylinder, turbo charged, fresh water cooled, 62HP Yanmar 4JH2E TE Diesel with 5154 hours. She has been maintained by very knowledgeable owners.

Cruisair 16000 BTU Stowaway Turbo Reverse Cycle Air Conditioner w/Insulated Ducts & Rust Free Pan. The system is ducted to both heads and all cabins.
Village Marine Tec 18 gph Water Maker w/Maintenance/Rebuild Kit & Pickling Powder.
Jabsco Sensor Max VSD 5 gpm
Shower Pump
Macerator Pump w/Switch
Head Pumps
All Sanitation Hoses and Tank Vent Hose Replaced w/Poly X 2009/2010
Tank Watch Gauge in Saloon Reads for Holding Tank

Sails & Rigging
The Island Packet 45 has a double spreader, high aspect ratio, mast head cutter rig.

Fully Battened, Loose Footed Mainsail with 2 Reef Points
High Cut 135% Genoa
Harken MKII Headsail & Staysail Furling Systems
Cruising Spinnaker (1580 sq ft) with Dousing Sock ATN Tacker, with complete Hardware and Running Rigging
All Halyards Replaced in 2008
Sunbrella Linen Stackpack Mainsail System
Genoa & Staysail Sunbrella Sacrificial Covers
Topping Lift
Chainplates Rebedded 2010, Rig Tuned 2011, Mast-Boot 2008
Boom Vang
Lewmar Halyard Winches on Mast
Lewmar Mainsheet & Main Halyard Winch on Coach Roof
Lewmar Staysail Sheet & Main Reefing Winch on Coach Roof
Lewmar Primary Winches
Lewmar Genoa Furling Winch
Coach Roof Rope Clutches for Mainsail Reefs, Sheet, & Halyard

Owner's personal items not listed here are not a part of the sale. Details of this vessel are offered in good faith but we cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. While efforts are made to keep this listing up to date, information provided at the time of listing is subject to change if the vessel is on the market for an extended time. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Specifications, with Equipment and Information:
- Length: 45' 0"
- Hull Construction: Fiberglass
- Manufacturer: Island Packet
- Model: 45
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