1965 Buras 48 x 17 Shallow Draft Lugger Tug - Model Bow For Sale

$33,500
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Boat Details

Year:
1965
Type:
Commercial
Brand:
Buras
Category:
Tug
Model:
48 x 17 Shallow Draft Lugger Tug - Model Bow
Length (LOA):
47' 4"
Beam:
17'
Draft:
67"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
143707
Location:
Belle Chasse, Louisiana
(near New Orleans)
Status:
Available
Generator:
Yes
Air Conditioning:
Yes (3)
Engine Details
Count:
2
Year:
1965
Brand:
Detroit Diesel
Model:
4-71
Size (each):
115 hp
Hours:
2,000 (as of 2/27/2018)
Fuel Type:
Diesel
"Twin 115hp Detroit Diesels, 4.5:1 Gears, Ready to work!"

Powered by twin 115hp High Torque Detroit Diesel pushing twin 38" 4-blade wheels, this rugged vessel is ready to work in oil platform support, supply runs, pushing, towing and other uses.

She is well laid out for offshore and inshore jobs and can be manned by 2 capable crew. She has 2 air-con...more

1965 Buras 48 x 17 Shallow Draft Lugger Tug - Model Bow - #1
1965 Buras 48 x 17 Shallow Draft Lugger Tug - Model Bow - #1
1965 Buras 48 x 17 Shallow Draft Lugger Tug - Model Bow - #1
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1965 Buras 48 x 17 Shallow Draft Lugger Tug - Model Bow - #1
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1965 Buras 48 x 17 Shallow Draft Lugger Tug - Model Bow Tug in Belle Chasse, Louisiana

Stock #143707

Powered by twin 115hp High Torque Detroit Diesel pushing twin 38" 4-blade wheels, this rugged vessel is ready to work in oil platform support, supply runs, pushing, towing and other uses.

She is well laid out for offshore and inshore jobs and can be manned by 2 capable crew. She has 2 air-conditioned berths, a full galley, air-conditioned pilothouse with a day bed and a head/shower.

Her deck has 12 x 12 space for up to 3 tons of supplies.

She has additional tankage for fuel or water pumping with dedicated electrical and hydraulic pumps

All offers are Welcome!

(2) 471 mains, (2) gen., 20kw & 16kw, 38"
props, Allison gears 4.5/1. All equip good
running cond. Living Q, AIS, Garmin GPS.
48' x 17' x 5' Lugger-Tug

One push leg in the center of the vessel bow. Small cabin, made for two-man operation. Engines and generators run great, the unit looks very good, in great condition, ready to put to work.

forward ballast tank could be accessed and used for fuel, oil or water, it has been used to bring both fuel and water to drilling rigs, and there is a sounding hole in the center of the deck, thru the deck boards.

Information On Condition

The vessel has been used primarily in oilfield support in the Gulf of Mexico, off of the coast of Louisiana.

She currently lives in Belle Chasse, La. Spare engine parts and tools are included.

Port engine was rebuilt in 2011, Starboard engine was rebuilt in 2008.

Approximate boat location: Belle Chasse, Louisiana

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Basic Details
Year:
1965
Type:
Commercial
Brand:
Buras
Category:
Tug
Model:
48 x 17 Shallow Draft Lugger Tug - Model Bow
Length (LOA):
47' 4"
Hours:
2,000
(as of 2/27/2018)
(currently pickled)
Stock #:
143707
Location:
Belle Chasse, Louisiana
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
2
Year:
1965
Brand:
Detroit Diesel
Model:
4-71
Hours:
2,000
(as of 2/27/2018)
(currently pickled)
Size (each):
115 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
1,800 gals
Propeller:
Bronze 38"
Cruising Speed:
9 mph
Maximum Speed:
15 mph
Fuel Consump.:
12 gals/hour @ Max
Drive Make:
Allison
Drive Model:
4.5 : 1
Drive Type:
V-Drive
Config.:
Inboard
Helm:
Water Tanks:
Bilge Blower:
Bilge Pump:
Bulk Heads:
Engine Alarms:
Pilot House:
Engines:
Waste Treatment System:
Throttle/shift:
Morse
Closed Water Cooling Sys.:
Keel Cooled
Starting Type:
Electric
Transmission:
Allison MH
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
2
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
47' 4"
Beam:
17'
Min. Draft:
67"
Weight:
48,000 lbs
Water Capacity:
1,500 gals
Waste Capacity:
100 gals
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Sonar:
Spotlight:
Compass:
Depth Sounder:
GPS:
Navigation Lights:
Display Covers:
Hailer:
Radio Antenna:
AIS System:
JHS-182
Chartplotter:
Garmin GPS Map 541s
Radar:
Furuno 1715 - 24 Mile
VHF:
2 Units
Deck Features
Cargo Deck:
Aft Deck:
Generator:
Deck Hardware:
Winches:
2 Manual
Safety EquipmentEquip.
CO/2 Detector:
Life Jackets:
Throwable PFD:
First Aid Kit:
Flare Kit:
Automatic Fire System:
Fire-lite MS2
Fire Extinguisher:
50# On Deck
ElectricalElec. Components
Tach:
AC Electric Panel:
Fuel Gauge:
110v AC Outlets:
12 V DC Outlets:
Oil Pressure Gauge:
Volt Meter:
Battery Charger:
3 Bank
Number Of Batteries:
3
Water Heater:
16 Gal
Interior Lighting:
12v
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
16
# Cabins:
3
Sleep. Capacity:
3
# Berths:
3
Generator:
Yes
((2) 1-Isuzu 16KW & 1-Detroit 20 KW)
Air Conditioning:
Yes (3)
(Window Units)
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Cabin:
Cabin Lighting:
Countertops:
Fridge/freezer:
Galley:
Handbasin:
Stateroom:
Coffee Maker:
Microwave:
Oven:
Pressurized Water System:
Shower:
Stove:
A/C + Heat:
Window Units
TV:
Flatscreen
Head:
Electric Incenerator
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Steel
Hull Shape:
Model Bow
Exterior Color:
Red & Black
Interior Color:
Red & Brown
Bottom Paint:
Bow Scuff Plate:
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