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1993 Caroff 47

Lewisporte, Newfoundland and Labrador


Ready for your next polar expedition "Arctic Tern" I is a tried and true boat ready for the sea.
Price Reduced Feb 7.17   from 314,000 CAD to  249,000 CAD

The yacht is designed by Caroff  and built in steel.  She has robust fittings and systems .
The  lifting keel  brings her draft down to 3'11" There was an extensive refit in 2010 where she was surveyed, insured and confirmed to be compliant with Canadian regulations. The engine was recently replaced. The listing agent recently went through the boat in Newfoundland.
Call or email us to fully understand this fine yacht.

Basic Boat Info

Price: C$249,000
Boat Name: Artic Tern I
Make: Caroff 47
Year: 1993
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Steel
Keel Type: Lifting Keel


Length: 47 ft
Length Overall: 46'11 ft
Beam: 15'5 ft
Max Draft: 11'1 ft
Dry Weight: 41,005.98 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH4-HTE
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 65hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade


Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Cruisers


Ocean Yacht Sales
Contact Ocean Yacht Sales Limited at 902-455-5565 or email us at
Ocean Yacht Sales Limited


Ocean Yacht Sales Limited
Ocean Yacht Sales Limited 115 Joseph Zatzman Drive
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, CA, B3B 1N3
Tel:(902) 455-5565
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.


Dickinson Lofoten diesel heater & stove top. 60L fuel tank.
Dickinson Radex 2, fan heater for forward cabin, connected to engine cooling circuit.
*both new in 2012.

Mobicool 12V cooler, 24 litres.

Forward: 4 single bunks.
Mid-ships: 1 single bunk.
Aft: 1 double cabin.
Mattresses on all bunks.

Cooker: 2 burner gimballed propane stove with oven.
Utensils: Full assortment, including cutlery for 10 people.

Toilet: Jabsco manual toilet.
Shower: Cold freshwater supply only

Freshwater: 3 tanks (180L+160L+90L) plus 5 x 20L plastic gerry containers. Total capacity: 530L Jabsco water pumps supply galley and head.
Seawater: Foot-pump to galley.
Blackwater: 160L holding tank with Jabsco self priming macerator pump, deck pump out and direct overboard discharge options.
Greywater: Rule, rule-a-matic plus shower sump.
Level detectors: Xintex LLM-2 (two tank level detector). To be installed

Navigational Instruments

Chart plotter / vhf: Standard Horizon CPV550. *new in 2012.
C-Map charts: Great Lakes incl. Canadian northeast coast and approaches, Canadian Arctic north and east, Greenland & Iceland.
Radar: Raytheon Pathfinder SL70.
GPS: Furuno GPS Navigator.
Handheld GPS: 1 x Garmin GPS Map 62, 1 x Garmin Oregon 2000.
AIS: em-trak B100, class B transmitter and receiver with antenna splitter.
Raymarine SmartPilot ST60002.
Windpilot, Pacific servopendulum.
Wind, depth, temp, log instruments: Autohelm Tridata ST50 (note: wind and depth not operating).
Lowrance Elite 4 back-up depth sounder.
HawkEye H22PX handheld depth sounder.

Satellite: Iridium Pilot (*new in 2012); Handheld Iridium model 9555.
Fixed vhf: Standard Horizon CPV550 (as above).
Handheld vhf: 4 x ICOM IC-M24 waterproof.
SPOT Satellite GPS messenger.

Engine and Thruster

Make: Yanmar 2013
Model: 4JH4-HTE
Brake power: 65 KW.

Make: Vetus - new in 2012
Model: 75 kgf.
Grill on both sides to prevent ice from entering tube
New control panel installed at helm in 2014

Diesel: 2 tanks (approx 200L ea.) plus 8 x 20L plastic gerry containers (160L). Total capacity approximately 560L. (approx. motoring range: 186 hours, or 900 odd miles at 5kts).

Twin RACOR 900FH series filters from diesel tanks.

Petrol: 1 x outboard fuel can, 2 x 20L plastic gerry containers (total capacity 60L).

Propane: 4 x 9kg steel cylinders.


AC Power: 110V & 220V.
DC Power: 12V.
Battery monitor: Blue Sea Systems voltmeter.
Solar panels: 1m2.


1 x Hitachi 12V, 65amp (charges start battery).
1 x Mastervolt 12V/130amp (charges house batteries).

Mastervolt, Model: 12/80-2, Input: 230 or 120V, Output: 12V, 80amp.

1 x Mastervolt, Model: 12/1200, 1200 watt, Input: 12V, Output: 230V.
2 x Eliminator, 400 watt, Input 12V, Output 120V.

Shore power plug, North American, 30A 125V.
2 x 110V power extension cables.

Deck Gear, Sails and Rigging

2 x Anderson ST66 (Genoa sheets)
1 x Anderson ST40 (furling line)
2 x Anderson ST46
Spinlock XTS jammers (main sheet, keel, traveller, storm jib)
2 x Anderson ST46 mast winches (halyards)
1 x Anderson ST40 mast winch (reefing line).
5 x winch handles (3 floating).
Selection of pulleys (mainly Harken), shackles and general deck hardware.
Goiot hatches

Lofrans 12V. Model: Tigres.

33kg Rocna Anchor with 123m of 3/8 Grade 43 high test chain
20kg CQR anchor with 110m of 3/8 BBB chain.
Spare Danforth anchor

Full assortment of mooring lines, fenders, spare rope and lines.
Shore lines: 3 x 100m, 30mm three strand polypropylene line.

Main (3 slab reefs).
Genoa (furling).
Staysail (hank on).
Storm jib (hank on).

Survival and Safety Gear

PFD’s: 7 x Mustang hydrostatic, Model: MD3154, with lanyards. *new in 2009 and 2012.
Liferaft: 1 x Transocean, Class 2, 10 person. Inspection due 2015
2 x life rings.
1 x throw line.
2 x MOB buoys.
3 x deck knives.
EPIRB’s: 2 x ACR 406 MHz, Model RLB-38.
6 x ABC multipurpose dry powder fire extinguishers.
Comprehensive first aid kit plus smaller shore kit.
Propane detector / valve: Xintex S-1A.
Combination smoke & carbon monoxide detector.
Bilge pumps: 2 x electric 12V rule pumps, 1 x manual diaphragm pump.
Emergency tiller

Immersion suits: 7 x Mustang Ice Commander, IC9001. *new in 2009.
7 x high visibility foul weather jackets.

Dinghy and Additional Equipment

Zodiac, 3.1m.
Outboard: Yamaha F15AMH, 15hp, 4 stroke, short shaft.
Grapnel anchor.
4 x oars.
2x foot pumps.
Manual bilge pump.
Shore survival kit (including tent, sleeping bags, first aid, flares).
Spares: propeller, fuel line, filters, spark plugs, repair kit.

Seawater circulation pump.
Raw water pump.
Hitachi alternator, 12V/65amp.
Mastervolt alternator, 12V/130amp.
Eliminator 200W inverter, input 12V, output 120V.
Selection of engine disposables including; filters, belts, thermostats, impellers.
Whale foot pump (galley seawater supply).
Jabsco 12V water pump.
Rule bilge pump.
Spare set of steering cables

Portable generator: Yamaha EF1000iS, petrol powered.
Kayak: Wilderness Systems Tsunami 120, with paddle, skirt and buoyancy aid.
BBQ: Stainless steel, propane one burner.
Propane camping stove, one burner.
Climbing harness.
Selection of fishing gear.
4 x large tarpaulins.
Rope and rung style swim ladder.
Steel dive bottle.
2 x freshwater hoses.
Canvas bimini.
Canvas boat cover with aluminum frame.
Portable Jabsco vane pump suitable for fuel transfer.
Comprehensive selection of power and hand tools.

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.

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