40' Ta Shing Baba Pilothouse "WHISPER" 1982

40' Ta Shing Baba Pilothouse



Builder:  Ta Shing
Model: Baba Pilothouse
Name: Whisper
Year: 1982
L.O.A.: 40'
L.W.L.: 34' 6"
Beam: 12' 10"
Draft: 6'
Displacement:  29,000 lbs
Ballast: 12,000 lbs
Engine: Single Lugger Diesel 64HP (2500 hrs)
Fuel: 150 gal
Water: 200 gal
Hull Material:  Fiberglass
Location: Bayfield, WI



The vessel sleeps five; four in comfortable berths in the forward and master staterooms and one on the quarter berth aft of the chart table in the pilothouse. Starting forward, there is a divided chain locker. Large V-berth in the forward stateroom, with filler cushion. There are two hanging lockers with one row of drawers and one drawer under the V-berth. A double berth is located in port stateroom with hanging locker & seat at forward end of berth. There are two large drawers under the double berth and three smaller drawers under the vanity next to the double berth. Opposite the port stateroom is an enclosed head with separate shower stall. The counter in the head is marble with built-in stainless steel sink. Outboard are mirrored lockers plus a teak mirrored medicine locker mounted over the head and three brass towel racks. The raised salon area has a large U-shaped settee/table to port. Leather pilot seat and steering station to starboard. There is excellent visibility over the bow from both inside and outside steering stations. Aft of the steering station is a stand-up chart table with quarter berth aft of the chart table. There is a large storage area located under the chart table plus additional storage under the companionway steps. A 22" deep file drawer on drawer slides is also under the quarter berth with safety latches for underway. Aft of the port side is the galley area. Port and starboard cabin windows have pleated fold down "shipshades" window covers. All lockers have teak louvered doors. All interior bulkheads are finished with solid teak staving and all locker/door frames are of laminated teak. There are teak fishing pole holders mounted under the port side overhead of the main salon with a teak overhead grab rail mounted to the starboard overhead in aisle. The hull sides at all berth and open areas are covered with spruce battens. The overhead in the yacht has solid spruce staving between laminated overhead beams. All teak is satin varnished with a teak and spruce cabin sole with built-in dust bin. Contoured seat cushions with "off white" color cushion covers. The teak salon table has a starburst insert pattern. Teak grate at the bottom of the companionway stairs. All hatches have teak-framed screens. The screens are removable for cleaning. The ports have plastic framed screens and the companionway has a center opening teak-framed screen door for easy entry and exit. Lots of light for a bright and airy cabin.


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