1983 Custom Trans Petro Houseboat
|Propulsion Type||Single Inboard|
1 1/2 bath
Kitchen with Appliances
top deck with new tin roof and screen inclosure
Fenders: an adequate array of fenders were Observed on board the vessel at the time of survey.
Dock Lines: An adequate array of dock lines were observed on vessel at the time of survey the vessel was found securely tied at the dock.
|Deck and Hull Equipment|
Houseboat Hull withwwldwd steel cabin house. The hull is constructed of steel welded plates. The decks are constructed of steel for aft and foredecks, With carpet covered plywood soal for the interior cabin area. The superstructure consists of welded steel plates , plywood , insulation and finished with wood paneling on the interior. The cosmetic condition of the superstructure was found to be in average condition for vintage and service.
Exterior Hull : Blue paint (recent)
Welded steel decks fore and aft with black paint and nonskid surface, three hinged boarding gates installed forward and serviceable.
Upper deck with Carpeted sole , aluminum framed screen enclosure and tubular still covering with teen roof just installed.
|Engine Type||Single Inboard|
Vessel is an all welded steel constructed 2 -Deck river boat/houseboat design with stern peddlewheel propulsion.
The houseboat has:
1/2 bath with laundry room
Kitchen with Appliances
Is located centerline forward cabin area and equipped with double stainless basin with drainage not connected and Frigidaire stove , top and bottom refrigerator with freezer, GE spacemaker washer dryer and the magic chief microwave oven, all appliances are new.
Comfort Aire 22,000 BTU minisplit type air conditioner unit , wiring and refrigerant piping is disconnected at the evaporator . The condenser unit is installed on top of the pilot house and the air handler unit is installed port forward cabin area.
Bathtub in the port forward head compartment new condition not installed
2 - 250 Volt 100 amp main breakers installed no shore power inlets installed
The vessels freshwater system is supplied from two polyethylene tanks , located amidships bilge area. Pressure is supplied by 110 vac pump . The vessel also equipped with a 12 gallon water heater by A.O. Smith located port forward closet area with a built-in pressure relief valve. Water heater is new and not installed.
Upstairs deck with new roof and screened in porch
111 passenger limit , Total 115 persons including crew and service personnel
Main propulsion Is provided by thei 142 inch diameter by 152 inch length stern paddle wheel with that bowl 2 x 10 wood buckets. The propulsion engine is a 6 cylinder fresh water cooled and battery started Cummins Diesel driving a Hydraulic pump to the hydraulic Paddlewheel motor model 6M62500. Propulsion engine is mounted on the exterior on the port deck wing extension with steel guard and cover.
Vessel has two ports and two starboard integral fuel tanks Off the bottom drawer variety with approximate 500 gallon total capacity located in the wings of Tankage/hull compartment with the MSD sanitation system . Tanks are fitted with a above deck vent lines and filler spuds set on side decks . fuel supply line is of steel piping with AC electric booster pump and flexibile Aeroquip section at the engine connection.