Island Pilot 395By Capt. Richard Thiel
Builder: Island Pilot
Model Year: 2005
Boat Type: Cruiser
Weight: 30,000 lbs.
Standard Power: 2/350-hp Volvo Penta D-350 DuoProp diesel stern drives
Optional Power: none
Fuel Capacity: 400 gal.
Water Capacity: 175 gal.
Raymarine electronics: 2/E120 multidisplays, two-station ST 6001 autopilot, 4-kW radar, Raystar 120 GPS, 2/Ray 240 VHFs, and DSM 300 fishfinder
Isky Seavision satellite TV w/ DirecTV receiver
Bose 3-2-1 GS Series II home theater system
26" Sharp Aquos LCD TV in deckhouse
13" LCD in galley
17" Magnavox LCD TV w/ DVD in master
5-hp Wesmar bow thruster
7.6-kW Westerbeke genset w/ enclosure
Xantrex MS 2000 inverter/charger
2/16,000-Btu reverse-cycle A/C systems
3-burner Seaward electric or LPG cooktop
HRO 170 watermaker
3/ CO detectors
windlass w/ 35-lb. Plow anchor and rode
9'6" RIB w/ 9.9-hp Mercury four-stroke outboard
hard or soft cockpit top
folding mast w/ boom for launching tender
This article originally appeared in the December 2005 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.