Additional Furuno components include a 4.3″ RD33 remote digital display and a Furuno black box Class B AIS transponder.
Displays and components are connected through a Nav Net 3D HUB101 8-port Ethernet hub allowing for networking of information.
The end result is a showpiece that looks and performs like the day it was launched.
The engine room received new lights, a new ventilation system, new steering lines and new Soundown insulation.
Additional work included a full bottom paint, generator exhaust repair, freshwater system service, air-conditioning system modifications, running gear maintenance and the installation of new fuel tank sight gauges and new propellers.
65 BLUEWATER CAT returned to American for a full repower and refit under the supervision of long-time captain Duane Hoodless.
The new power package includes a pair of CAT C32 Acert engines provided by Louisiana Machinery, new transmissions from ZF Marine and an upgraded 14″ exhaust system fabricated by Marine Exhaust Systems.
Additional salon components include an Apple Mac mini computer, an Apple TV receiver and a DIRECTV H24 HDTV MPEG-4 satellite receiver – all controlled by a Universal remote.
New salon carpet was also installed with an acoustic sound barrier underlayment. transformed the 58′ SARAH B – a hardy sportfishing vessel built by Dixon Marine Group of Nova Scotia – in preparation for a new life in the Florida Keys.
New overhead speaker boxes and speakers were also installed throughout the vessel.
Exterior upgrades included the installation of a new teak cockpit and covering boards, a modified teak mezzanine, a new stainless steel refrigerated fish box and a full topside paint job.
The club's racing program caters for all interests whether it be Sydney Harbour racing on Saturday and Sunday; the growing Tuesday twilight program; offshore racing or the famous Friday twilight series.