For Sale by

All Boat Brokerage Ltd

Z Pier Westhaven
Rodney district
New Zealand

Fax:  + 64 (0)9 360 8530

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1987 K&S Racer/Cruiser 72

NZ$ 1,000,000 (Listed price: US$791,200)

Auckland,New Zealand

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Designed and built in New Zealand by Bruce Clarke and K&S Yachts. This is a no compromise, high performance, safe offshore sailing yacht, ruggedly built, finely finished and featuring all the finest components available.
This boat is offered in pristine condition, fully equipped to make a round the world voyage having already sailed around the world, to Patagonia and to Antarctica.

Boat Details
Fuel DieselHull Material Aluminum 
Beam 16 ft 3 inMax Draft 10 ft 6 in 
Engine Make 1Engine Model Perkins M130C/009 
Length at Waterline 54 ftLength Overall 72 ft 
Number of Engines 1    
For Sale by

Z Pier Westhaven
Rodney district
New Zealand

Fax:  + 64 (0)9 360 8530


Total Power: 129
Cruising Speed: 9.5 knots @ 1800 rpm
Max Speed: 10.5 knots @ 2100 rpm


Fuel: 2314 litres 5 x tanks
Fresh Water: 1488 litres 3 x tanks
Holding: 78 gals 1 xblack 2 x grey


4 x Cabins, 8 berths total, galley down 2 x Berths Crew Accommodation Two Cockpits ? Aft primary steering and sailing, Centre on deck living Saloon amidships with access from centre cockpit Interior hand rubbed Fijian Kauri Galley - 4 burner gimballed stove/oven/broiler, fresh and salt water pressure system, 2 x fridges, 1 x freezer, Microwave Heads ? 3 x electric Mansfield


ELECTRONICS AND ELECTRICS B&G Hercules model 2 Furuno Radar FR-8051, Video Plotter, Depth Sounder FCV551, Weather Fax, GPS 80 1 x Sea 330 SSB Radio, 1 x Sailor RT2047 VHF, 1 x Satcom Seastat Std, 1 x Shipmate Chart Plotter RS5910, 1 x Alpeco Auto Fog Horn Radio, tape, disc players, TV, videos 24v DC with 220 v for TV, Video, Microwave from a 24/220 volt Inverter, 220/110 outlets 24/12 Inverter 600 amp hours of 24 volt deep cycle Batteries for House and separate Starting Batteries All electric wiring tinned

Safety Gear

SAFETY AND ANCHORING 1 x Beaumont 8 man Life Raft 2 x EPIRB 3 x large high volume Edison Bilge Pumps, hand operated with connecting hoses Engine room fire extinguishing system 4 x Edison emergency bilge pumps 4 x BCF Fire Extinguishers Major medical first aid kit 8 x Life Jackets Twin Dan Buoys Flares Tender ? Novurania MRX 3.2m with 25hp Yamaha 2 x Bruce Anchors ? 66 lb and 110 lb Nilssen vertical model 3000 with 262?/80m of ??/12mm high tensile chain Spare anchors, warps and chains

Deck Gear

Self tailing Winches ? 18 x Barient including 2 x #371 electric and 2 x #371 manual winches Huisman/Rondal blocks, tracks and deck fittings OTHER Watermaker ? Sea Recovery 25 gph

Sails and Rigging

Huisman/Rondal section with twin spreaders and Rigana turnbuckles and Norseman wire terminals and custom mast fittings Mast pulled and refitted 1997. Harken Battcar system added Huisman boom section with provision for three reefs Rondal hydraulic hydrofurls for genoa and forestaysail with controls in both aft and centre cockpits Furling Headsails only Navtec hydraulic boom vang and backstay adjuster Alloy rollers on all shrouds 2 x Spinnaker Poles 1 x Reaching Strut North and Royden Sails ? Mainsail, Cruising Main, High Aspect genoa, Staysail, #5 Headsail, Storm Jib, Storm Trysail, Spinnaker 75oz (unused)


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. 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.