Hunter 490 For Sale
Advert added to marketplace: 30th December 2018
Completely rebuilt from a bare hull and pile of parts seven years ago.
Hull: Completely stripped and repainted. Nine coats of gelshield below the waterline.
Deck: Repainted white. All new deck fittings, mostly Barton. Pulpit.
Rig: Roller reefing jib, standard main. Both 30 years old, but only used four seasons. Standing rigging replaced during rebuild. Recent sailcover by Nicolson-Hughes. Boom tent.
Cabin: Vee berth forward, quarter berth starboard, side cushion port. Origo single-burner cooker. Painted grey inside hull moulding and white inside deck moulding. Windows professional rebuilt with toughened glass instead of perspex.
Keel: Removed, blasted, primed and repainted for rebuild. Winch works well.
Auxiliary propulsion: Nice new pair of long Lahna oars.
Trailer: Built to fit the boat. Heavy duty, over-run brakes.
Since I rebuilt her she has been lightly used on Loch Ken (fresh water) and has now been replaced for day trips by a Drascombe Lugger.