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Exclusive: ACY 72 By Jeffrey Moser — October 2005

Bauhaus & Ballyhoo


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Base price: none; custom boat
Optional power: various diesel inboards to 2/ 2,400-hp diesel inboards
Standard equipment: none, custom boat

Length overall: 72'6"
Beam: 20'6"
Draft: 5'9"
Weight (dry): 110,000 lbs.
Fuel capacity: 3,000 gal.
Water capacity: 350 gal.
Test engines: 2/ 2,000-hp MTU 16V 2000 M91 diesel inboards
Transmissions/ratio: ZF 255A/2.03:1
Props: 41"x48" 6-blade SoftCav
Steering: Hynautic hydraulic w/ power assist
Controls: MTU single-lever electronic
Optional equipment on test boat: Bausch tuna tower; Furuno FR2127 Black Box radar, FR1932MKII SC-60 satellite compass, and RD-30 depthsounder; Northstar 6000i chartplotter; 3/ Seabrook 18" LCD monitors; Icom M602 and M502 VHFs; Simrad AP22 and AP25 autopilots, EQ60 color sounder; Sea Tel 4003 KU Broadband Marine Communications System; Rupp 44' quad-spreader outriggers; 2/Mila Epochs teaser reels; 2/2,000-gpd watermakers; 2/25-kW Northern Lights gensets; 2/ 48,000-Btu Aqua Air chilled-water A/C; Gaggenau 4-burner cooktop; Kitchen Aid microwave/convection oven; Fisher & Paykel dishwasher; 2/ Sub-Zero drawer-style refrigerator and freezer; GE trash compactor; Viking 3-cu.-ft. beverage station; Miele T1570C washer/dryer; 50" Pioneer Elite plasma TV, VSX-55txi Surround Sound receiver, DV47Ai DVD/CD player; 3/ Zenith 23" LCD TV in staterooms; 4/ NAD L70 DVD/CD players in staterooms; Sharp Aquos 30" LCD TV in master; custom upholstery, furniture, and fabrics by Knoll and Jorge Pardo
Price as tested: not available

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This article originally appeared in the November 2005 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.

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