LOCATION: Seattle, WA
LISTING SAYS: Northwest crafted for Northwest use: This Nexus 35 is guaranteed to be the finest express cruiser in any harbor she enters. Traditional downeast lines stylishly refined and elegantly crafted in cold molded wood to heirloom quality. Stunning and practical for Pacific Northwest use with an enclosed pilothouse and efficient single Yanmar 440 hp engine and protecting skeg. ADMIRAL PHORMIO is a yacht with soul. Not mass produced but custom built without compromise. Highlights include:
Warm and dry with an enclosed and heated pilothouse with excellent 360 degree visibility. A fuel efficient Yanmar diesel engine with single screw protected behind a cutaway airfoil skeg. 8 gph at 21 knot cruise speed. Engine placed well aft with V-drive to minimize pilothouse noise, optimize weight distribution, and achieve a shallow prop shaft angle. Easy handling with bow thruster and large airfoil rudder placed well aft. Cold-molded wood construction with WEST systems epoxy sealing and coating all wood surfaces for ease of maintenance, light weight and exceptional strength. Modified lobsterboat hull with sharp entry, flaring bow and varnished tumblehome transom providing seakindly and efficient running. Extensive 1/8 scale radio controlled model testing was performed before commencing construction.
ADMIRAL PHORMIO is stored in covered fresh water moorage during the wet winter months. Annual maintenance by Seattle’s Jensen Motorboat Company has kept this boat in top condition. To have a full listing emailed directly to you CLICK HERE
WE SAY: Great classic design, solid construction, very low hours (360), super efficient at 8gph doing 21 knots, the perfect custom yacht for cruising.