Owen Easton 40 Catamaran - USD120,000


A seasoned and manageable aluminium-hull blue water cruiser.  Ocean Rover has two double berth cabins featuring built in wardrobes; one head with extensive cupboards; an open galley on the starboard side and ample stowage space on either side of the main saloon.  A square U-shaped settee with storage beneath seats at least 7 persons, and small custom dining table as well as built in book shelves and a 19’ Sharp television create a comfortable ambience in the saloon.  The port side hull contains a spacious navigation desk with chart table.

Built-in fuel tanks with the capacity for 629 ltrs, and aluminium water tank with 540 ltrs. Equipped with a Spectra 8 gal/hr water maker as well as innovative rain water catching system. The deck is encased by Sea Rig stanchions and aluminium-and-stainless lifelines; single dinghy davit extends from the cockpit. A stainless steel swim ladder (2014) makes water entry easy.

Ocean Rover has crossed the Pacific and the Atlantic numerous times, and cruised extensively through the South East Asian archipelago.She comes with boom awning cover, Max Air 35 dive compressor with spare filters and oil, 4 scuba tanks (out of hydro), as well as a host of other features and spares such as windlass parts, gearbox parts, spare fuel transmission pump, main engine fuel pump, starter motor, bilge pumps, 2 x autopilot motors, 2 x fresh water pumps (3 auto, 2 manual) , Racor fuel filters, music system with internal speakers, mix of LED and incandescent lights, 5 fans, fenders and dock lines, compass, 2 x 20 lb propane gas bottles, steering cables and engine alternators.

In need of upgrades, Ocean Rover is the ideal boat for a hands-on enthusiast able to maintain her.  She is a capable and proven blue water cruiser, awaiting the right sailor seeking the freedom to go anywhere.

Last haul out & antifoul May 2017.

Inspection by appointment with YBC.

Location: Langkawi Year Launched: 1992
Registered: Langkawi
Designer: Owen Easton Builder: Owen Easton
Displacement: 20 tons Keel: No keel; daggerboards; kick-up rudder

Engines: Kubota (2) 37 HP V15-05 Series.
Engine hrs: P - 6000hrs - Strbd - 5000hrs. New starboard transmission 2015.

Genset : 2 Honda EU 2000 portable; 1 Honeywell

Steering: Wheel
Autopilot: Yes

Length : 40'
Beam: 23.6'
Draft:   3'
Speed u/power:5 kts at 2000 RPM (one engine); 7 kts at 2000 rpm (both engines). ZF 15 MIV Gearbox (Starboard new February, 2015); V drives to straight shafts. Shafts 1 1/4 ''; PSS shaft seal.
Props: 3 blade autostream feathering props, stainless steel.

Open style galley on stbd side; full size double sink (stainless) with pressure hot water as well as foot pump fresh & salt; 3 burner propane stove with oven. Extensive pantry and cabinet stowage; inboard & outboard countertop space. WAECO CF50 2016 Fridge/freezer;

1 head, LEVAC system, manual pump (15 ltr holding tank plastic). Shower outdoor, handheld on demand.

Batteries & Electrics:

  • HOUSE BATTERIES(no start batteries)- 3 x 200 AMP Panasonic 12 Volt lead acid batteries
  • Battery charger Charles 30 AMP
  • 12V x (wired for 110V AC)
  • 4 x 260 watt solar panels

Electronics & Navigation:
  • Raymarine Wheel Pilot installed 2016
  • Garmin GPS map 585 installed 2016
  • Furano Radar 1713 Mark 2 installed 2005
  • ICOM IC - M502, Standard Horizon VHF GX2150 radio installed 2011
  • HF Radio - ICOM IC-M710 Installed 2011 with Practor II modem
  • Two laptops w/ Navigational software (Acer/HP); 1 x HP Deskjet 1515 (2016).
  • Navigation lights Tri-color mast mounted.

Sail inventory:

  • Triple Reef Roachy fully battened main (2013)
  • Furling Job (2013)
  • Spinnaker
  • Storm trysail

Mast and Rigging :
The mast was replaced in 2001 with a widely stayed rig with dual aft shrouds and large double spreader; boom, furlers, standing rig, running rig replaced 2001.

4 x Anderson 2 speed sheet winches & 2 x Anderson 2 speed Haliard winches, 4 x winch handles

Ground Tackle:
  • Muir Cougar 2100 anchor winch installed April 2015
  • 1 x CQR anchor 60 lb
  • 2 x Danforth style standard aluminium anchor
  • 210' all chain rode; 42' chain and 300' rope rode

Safety Gear :

  • 6 person life raft (condition unknown)
  • 4 x Mustang MD 3004 Manual Modes with harness
  • EPIRB Global Fix Pro 406 MHZ (out of date)
  • 4 x fire extinguishers
  • Hand help & gun propelled flares
  • 4 Parachute anchor & 2 towable drogues

Dinghy and Outboard:
Tender 2016 w/ Yamaha 8 HP 2 stroke 2016


YBC 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 being sold at any time, price change or withdrawal from sale without notice.