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Pre-purchase checklist

Hull, Deck & Structure

01. Details of vessel (dimensions, registration, general description).
02. Keel
03. Hull below water line
04. Moisture readings and osmosis check / hull soundings on steel vessel
05. Topsides above waterline including rubbing strake etc.
06. Deck moulding
07. Coachroof
08. Cockpit
09. Hull/deck join
10. Bulkheads and structural stiffening including internal mouldings

Steering, Stern Gear and Skin Fittings

11. Rudder and steering
12. Stern gear
13. Cathodic protection
14. Skin fittings and other through hulls

On Deck

15. Main companion way and accesses to accommodation
16. Ports & windows etc.
17. Pulpit, pushpit, lifelines, stanchions and jackstays
18. Rigging attachment points
19. Ground tackle and mooring arrangements
20. Other deck gear and fittings
21. Davits & boarding ladders

Rig

22. Spars
23. Standing rigging
24. Running rigging
25. Sails & covers etc.

Safety

26. Navigation lights
27. Bilge pumping arrangements
28. Fire fighting equipment
29. Lifesaving and emergency equipment

Engine

30. Engine & installation
31. Fuel System

Accommodation and Onboard Systems

32. Accommodation general
33. Gas installation
34. Fresh water tanks and delivery
35. Heads
36. Electrical installation
37. Electronic and navigation equipment
38. Heating and refrigeration

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