The Horizon Elegance 76 is a very spacious yacht with a good lay out to accommodate different type of guests.
As such she is a good charter yacht as well with good crew accommodation to look after the guests.
Entering from the aft cockpit through a large sliding door the salon is very light and has two large sofas to starboard with side tables and coffee tables to make a nice lounging area. Opposite the sofas is a low entertainment cabinet with a pop up TV screen and ample space for storage. The furniture and bulkheads are teak, finished in satin. The area is covered with a high quality carpet. All upholstery is in excellent condition.
Forward of the salon is the galley to starboard. The galley is fully fitted with double sinks, a Siemens electrical stove , a Siemens upright fridge / freezer , Siemens ovens and a Siemens dishwasher. Trash and garbage are handled by a compactor and a incinerator. The galley has plenty storage for crookery and other cuisine related equipment.
A large work top can be used in a multiple fashion including breakfast bar.
Adjacent to the galley is a dinette as well as a lower helm station covered in a fold-open cabinet.
On portside is the stairway down to the guest accommodation.
2006 built little used with under 1,000 hours on main Caterpillar C 32 Acert engines
Accommodation for 8 in Master, VIP, two twins plus crew quarters
Immaculate interior with upgraded fabrics
10 out of 10 maintenance record
Mooring available in Aberdeen
2012 Jetski (960hrs), powered surfboard and RIB outboard tender
Stabilisers, bow and stern thruster
Going down the stairway one enters the guest areas. A large, full beam, well appointed master cabin with a kingsize bed and ensuite bathroom is situated aft. Forward is the comfortable VIP cabin with king size bed and en suite bathroom. An additional two guest cabins cabin provide a twin bed configuration and en suite bathroom. All cabins are fitted with in-room TV Audio.
Through the aft stairway located in the salon, one enters the large crew area. To port is a crew cabin with two bunk-beds and head/shower facility. Additional storage space to starboard as well as a laundry area, equipped with a Siemens washer/dryer. A bulkhead with watertight door separates the engine room. An aft stern door gives direct access to the swim platform.
Engine Compartments & Equipment
Access to the engine room is through a watertight bulkhead /door in the crew area.
The engine room has standing headroom and is well laid out with access to all machinery and systems.
The deckhead, tanks and bulkheads are finished with perforated covering plates over rock wool insulation.
All machinery and systems are provided with extensive monitoring and control systems related at both helm stations. Additional monitoring is provided by a CCTV camera.
The engine room contains the main machinery and marine systems of the boat, including the main engines, generators, starter battery bank, fuel tanks, twin bilge pumps, watermaker, hydraulic power system, stabilisers, remote controlled FM 421 fire extinguisher, charges, inverters , aircon plant.
Twin 48,000 BTU sea water cooled Marine Air Systems, 230V AC, reverse cycle with fan coil units in each cabin. Digital Marine Air controls in each cabin.
4x Mastervolt MVG 12V/200AH starter batteries for the main engines
2x Mastervolt MVG 12V/120AH starter batteries for the generator sets
8x Mastervolt MVG 12V 200AH batteries for the house bank
DC and AC power panels with relevant selector switches (Guest)
Trace Inverter SW 3024E
engine mounted alternators plus Victron Centaur 220V/24V/60 AH for engine starter batteries
Mastervolt 90-265V/12V/40AH charger for the house bank batteries
two shore power inlets with twin 75' of 50AMP power cables on Glendinning cable masters
Twin Onan MDKBD 22.5 KW/220VAC/50HZ in sound shield boxes
Twin Caterpillar C32 1550 HP @ 2300 RPM turbo diesel engines on 6 flexible mountings each
ZF 2050A hydraulic reversing gearbox with power take off and hydraulic pump
twin stainless steel prop shafts with dripless shaft seals and supported by cutlass bearings and P bracket
twin 4 bladed ZF-FPS outward turning propellers
twin American Bow Thruster hydraulic stabilising fins
American Bowtruster bow thruster
Teleflex hydraulic system with two helm stations
two fuel tanks each 925 US Gallons
fuel tanks connect to a common manifold system with transfer pump and connected to 3 Racor fuel filters per engine
generators have separate Racor fuel filters
Sea Recovery SPC-900-2 AWC with 2 units oil recovery separators on inlet / 900 gallon per day capacity
three GRP fresh water tanks with total capacity of 425 Gallons
in line filters
Headhunter M5-230VAC water pumps with Headhunter AVF-4 accumulator tank
Wear tank monitoring system
two GRP holding tanks (1x 150 gallon, 1x 50 gallon)
two Raritan water heaters
Safety & Fire Protection
The safety and fire protection on board KASU complies with Hong Kong Marine Department Code of Practice for Pleasure Vessels class IV.
Safety Equipment includes 27 Life Jackets, 4 Ring Buoys, 1x Buoyant Lifeline, First Aid kit.
Firefighting Equipment includes 4x dry chemical type extinguishers, a Firebox FM 241 automatic CO2 extinguisher, 2x fire buckets, fire pump, fire blanket, 6x Kidde smoke detectors.
KASU has large exterior deck areas with a working deck forward to handle the anchor and mooring gear, a forward subbed, beamy side decks either side of the super structure, a large aft cockpit, a large swim platform and a super large flybridge with a helm station, seating to starboard, a sink/wetbar/pantry to port and tender deck aft fitted with a crane.
All decks are covered with laid teak and stainless steel hand railinghe flybridge has an all weather bimini with stainless steel frame and Sunbrella canvas. The boat is fully covered with a Sunbrella all weather cover.
There are 2 deck boxes forward and port and starboard boarding gates.
moulded GRP anchor platform with roller
anchor locker with overboard drain
Maxwell VWC 3500 anchor windlass
Anchor 100KG plus galvanised chain
a Steelhead SM tender crane with SWL 1500KG is installed on the aft flybridge
KASU has two helm stations. The flybridge station is where the boat is mostly operated from. The instruments are positioned in a weatherproof glass cover. The lowers station is in the galley/dinette area and the same functionality as the upper station.
The navigational and electronic equipment includes:
Raytheon 240 E, VHF radio
Raytheon Autopilot ST 8002
Raymarine Raystar 125 GPS
Ray marine ST60 Depthsounder and Wind instruments
Ray marine TS2001 Radar
Raymrine E80 Chartplotter
American Thruster bow and stern
BCS Trimtab indicate panel
Bilge pump panel
Electronic Throttle and Shift Controls with auto sync
Raytheon DSM300 Fishfinder
Raytheon Can 1000 in engine room, aft deck
Tenders & Toys
KASU comes with the following tenders and toys:
*Rib tender with outboard on top deck (2012)
*Jet Ski (2012)
*Powered Jet Surf (brand new)