Bluewater 6000 Custom SeriesBy Capt. Ken Kreisler
Model: 6000 Custom Series
Model Year: 2003
Boat Type: Sportfisherman
Waterline length 49’6”
Weight: 44,000 lbs.
Standard Power: 2/480-hp Cummins 480C-E diesel inboards
Optional Power: 2/450-hp Cummins 450-C electronic diesel inboards
Fuel Capacity: 480 gal.
Water Capacity: 200 gal.
10-hp Side Power bow thruster
2/Racor fuel-water separators
electronics and navigation package including Raymarine RL80C radar, chartplotter, and autopilot
13.5-kW Onan genset
upper and lower helm stations
dual-station rudder indicator
Xantrex inverter system
electrically operated transom lift
hot and cold transom washdown
flying-bridge wet bar w/ice maker and sink
upgraded electronics package including Ocean PC computer w/2 monitors w/Nobeltec software
42-inch Sony plasma screen TV w/electric lift in saloon
electric bed lift in port stateroom
13-inch flat-screen TVs in forepeak and master stateroom
Jenn-Air electric grill center and refrigerator on flying bridge
This article originally appeared in the October 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.