Graham Radford 44

$275,000 Sold!


Listing Id 5068794 Length 44.00 Feet
Condition Used Type Sail
Make Graham Radford Year 2007
Model 44 Engine Type Yanmar 54hp
Hull Style Single Hull Type Composite
Stock Number PWSA443068


2007 Serica 44 now for sale with DBY Boat Sales.

Wapiti is a centre cockpit Bermudian cutter designed by the renowned Graham Radford. She is a performance cruiser capable of easy shorthanded cruising anywhere in the world.

The present owner has had her since new in 2007 and has completed a circumnavigation of 45000nm over an 8 year period.

She is currently UK registered and Australian tax paid.

Wapiti is constructed to an exceptionally high standard. Built of Kauri and Oregon using the West Epoxy System. She is built to survey and full construction records are available.

No expense has been spared in comfort and safety. She is ready to sail off on her next adventure.

Designer                                  Graham Radford

Builder                                    Serica Yachts Pty Ltd Kunda Park QLD Australia

Year of Completion                 July 2007

Hull Construction: West Epoxy System 25mm strip planked kauri, 2 x 5mm diagonal kauri, fiberglass sheathing. Oregon frames, ring frames and keelson. Total hull thickness 38mm. Finished in red Awlgrip 

Below waterline black Micron 66 antifouling

White coachroof – kauri with foam cored hard cuddy, 12mm teak deck on cedar

Keel: Duplex stainless steel 2205 incorporating fuel tank, 6 tonne lead keel

Gross registered tonnage       14.53

Net registered tonnage          14.53

Light displacement     10200kg          22480lbs

Max displacement      12912kg          28922lb

Length Overall            13.4mtrs    44ft

Length Waterline        12.2mtrs    40ft

Beam                                       3.9mtrs    13ft

Draft                                        1.8mtrs      6ft

Speed under power     7 knots

Range under power    900 nm

Rig - Cutter. Roller furling genoa/yankee, hanked staysail inner forestay, single point reefing

Sails                 Mainsail   42sq mtr     443 sq ft
 977 Marblehead        Slab reefing fully battened

Genoa       54 Sq. Mtrs   581sq. ft
877  Marblehead

Yankee     31 sq. mtrs   334sq. ft
977 Marblehead Alternative sails on roller furler   

Staysail     12 sq. mtrs       133 sq ft.
1162 High Aspect Dacron Hanked

Spinnaker  136 sq. mtrs   1455 sq. ft
1.5oz  nylon

Winches          4 x Lewmar 40 S/T Halliard winches

                        1 x Lewmar 40  S/TMainsheet winch

                        2 x Lewmar 48 S/T Staysail winches

                        2 x Lewmar 58 S/T Genoa winches

Rope Clutches             Spinlock – 4 on mast, 8 in cockpit                             

Headsail Furler           Profurl C430 system

Spars - Aluminium single piece mast with two spreaders

boom, Selden rodkicker Selden single point reefing system

Spinnaker  Boom  Dyform rigging with Superston rigging screws and lower and upper toggles

The complete rig was designed and built by Allyacht Spars of Brisbane


Engine                         Yanmar 4JH4E S/N E03393 54HP 2674hrs    

Gear Box                     Tuff Torq KM35A2with 7º down angle

Stern gear:                  1.5” stainless propeller shaft  with Polyflex coupling.

Brunton H6 autoprop

                                    PSS stern seal (overhauled 2018)

                                    Bronze skeg

Fuel – diesel:

252ltrs in keel tank 

120ltrs starboard stainless wing tank

40ltr plastic tank for Webasto heater.

Generator                   Mase IS3.5 (rebuilt 2018) Less than 10 hours (1474 before rebuild)

Inverter/charger         Mastervolt 2000

Batteries:                                House:Lifeline 440A/H as 2x2 6V 220A/H batteries (new 2018)

                                                Engine  100A/H

                                                Generator 50A/H

                                               Electrical system 12V from house batteries (wiring all marine grade tinned copper), 240V from shore power, generator or 2KVa inverter

                                                2 solar panels 80W

Steering           Lewmar Constellation  with 36” wheel steering, leather cover and spats  Integra pedestal Constellation open cable/conduit to quadrant aft.

Emergency tiller

Wind Vane                  Fleming windvane self-steering 401/501 series

Navigation                   Raymarine C120 system

Autopilot                     Raymarine  ST6002 with linear drive

Radar                          Raymarine 24nm

AIS transceiver            Raymarine  AIS500

Wind                            Raymarine CT60 series

Speed                          Raymarine CT60 series

Depth                          Raymarine CT60 series

VHF radio                    Raymarine 54E

HF radio                      Icom  IC M801E with antenna tuner (factory service 2018)

Compass                    Plastimo Olympic 135

Navigation Lights        Hella Naviled Pro 2nm LED Port, Starboard stern

                                    Aquasignal Masthead tricolor, all round and strobe

                                    Deck Light

                                    Steaming Light

Below decks: Collision bulkhead with anchor chain stowage,                      

V berth forward with overhead lockers, port and starboard side lockers deep stowage under bunks

Port and starboard settees/sea berths in main saloon with lee sheets, side lockers, bookshelves, water tanks under

Centre table with drop leaf and bottle storage inside


Queen size double berth aft with interior sprung mattress side lockers, hanging lockers port and starboard. Stowage under.

Renna upholstery  Varnished macrocarpa finish

Sepa invisible hinges on all lockers


Heads              Corian bench top


Toilet   TMG electric (new 2018)

Hanging for wet weather gear

Hot and cold pressurized water


Note: the heads are immediately adjacent to the companion way so crew coming off watch with wet foul weather gear can avoid getting the main areas wet.


Galley with Corian worktop, 2 deep stainless sinks lockers under.

Drawers to port and aft of freezer

Hot and cold pressurized water, manual salt water pump


Hot water        Webasto Thermo 90S

                        240v Immersion heater

                        Engine cooling water


Water  Port tank aft    175 litres

Port tank forward       111 litres

Starboard tank            172 litres 

Total    444 litres

All tanks pressure tested stainless steel

Portlights                     10 Lewmar Atlantic Size 40 opening portlights Rated CE class for in-hull fitting)

                                   3 Lewmar Low Profile hatches with internal insect and shade screens

Cooker                         Force 10 3burner and oven fully gimballed

Barbecue                     Galleymate 1500

Gas bottle locker         Provision for 2 gas cylinders with DVK gas detector/shut-off

changeover valve Currently one new galvanized cylinder. Space for 3rd cylinder or storage of inflammable materials such as outboard fuel

Microwave                  Sharp Carousel 800W

Desalinator                 Spectra MPC – 5000 Catalina

Refrigeration              Freezetec  240V with  165ltr ltr freezer and   135ltr refrigerator  (dimensions approximate) with separate temperature controllers.

Danfoss  12V backup system

Entertainment             Sony Bravia 22” TV, Sony DVD player Glomar Antenna

Kenwood radio/DVD player with 6 CD stacker and internal and external VDO speakers                                               

Bilge Pumps                3 x electric Rulemate 750gph  manual Henderson double acting

Holding Tank               Yes, with independent macerator pump for pump-out

Anchor                         20Kg genuine Simpson Lawrence CQR

                                    150mtrs 3/8”proof chain

                                    WindlassLewmar V2-3

                                    15kg Danforth with rope/chain

Dinghy                         Adventure T-220 2.2 mtrs.

Outboard                     Mariner 3.3HP 2- stroke

Boarding ladder


Safety Equipment

RFD 6 person Seasava liferaft in service

ACR 406MHz Epirb


Lifebuoy with light

Raymarine Lifetag system

3 x dry powder fire extinguishers

Fire blanket