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Oyster 655

  • £950,000 ex Vat
  • Lymington, United Kingdom


    High performance vesrion of the Oyster 655, built for speed but also comfort.  GRP with teak decks, carbon fibre rig.  Perkins 185hp diesel engine, retracting bow thruster, heating, air conditioning, generator, watermaker.  Tall performance rig with main stowing into the boom.  Sleeps 8 in 4 cabins.  Large master suite aft with private access to aft deck.  Forward cabin with double, en-suite, third cabin with upper/lower bunks and access to day heads.  Fourth cabin aft with upper/lower bunks.  Custom interior in Maple veneer, pale blue leather upholstery.  Fully equipped galley.  Very highly spec'd, with many upgrades from standard.  Fast and luxurious, professionally maintained.
    Lying UK, south coast, Ex Tax.

    General Information

    • Year Built: 2007
    • Hull Material: GRP
    • Builder: Oyster
    • Designer: Rob Humphreys and others


    • Length: 59.55 ft
    • Beam: 5.62 meter
    • Min Draft: 2.95 meter
    • Max Draft: 2.95 meter
    • Length Overall: 20.6 meter
    • Length at Waterline: 18.15 meter
    • Displacement: 37500 kilogram


    • Number of Engines: 1
    • Fuel Type: Diesel
    • Total Power: 185 hp


    OYSTER 655, 2007
    High performance version of the Oyster 655, built for speed but also comfort.  Tall performance carbon fibre rig.
    Coded under “small commercial vessels” for commercial operation (expires June 2012).  Roulette has done several successful summers’ seasons in the Mediterranean with the yacht’s skipper


    All GRP with teak decks.  Bulkheads upgraded to carbon foam cored.
    Carbon Y spoke design steering wheels.
    Extended rudder to control the increased power of the rig.


    Perkins 185hp diesel engine.  Engine hours of 3,400 (10/11).
    Vertical electro-hydraulic Max Power bow thruster, 24v – retracting.
    Ambassador rope cutter.
    Upgraded fuel filtration system to Duplex system with vacuum gauge.
    Webasto Blue Cool air diesel fired conditioning/heating system.

    Upgraded domestic batteries to 720ah Varta
    Upgraded engine and generator start batteries to Optima Red Top.  Upgrade bank to 6 in total for bow thruster 
    Emergency link between domestic and engine start batteries
    Onan 17.5kw genset upgrade from standard.  Hours of 1,800 (10/11)
    Air conditioning by shore power or generator
    Battery charger upgraded to Mass 100a, second unit also fitted
    24v/5000w – 230v/59hz inverter to supply cooker hood, 230v sockets, microwave, towel rails, cooker light
    24v/1500w – 230v/50hz maintained supply inverter to supply icemaker, computer equipment and AV system/TVs
    24v Dri-plug socket on stbd pedestal for hanging bimini light and for MCA fire pump
    Low level lighting in saloon
    Boom lights and spreader down lighters
    Dimmer lights in saloon and aft cabin
    Red courtesy lights at saloon steps, and red overhead lights at galley and navigation station
    Deck courtesy lights
    2 x shore power sockets and cables

    Hot and cold pressurised water system
    Seagull water filter with tap at galley
    Seafresh 206 watermaker – 95 lph 220v unit with freshwater autoflush
    Anchor deckwash pump at bow


    Sloop rig with fully battened main.  Main stows into the halls Spars V boom.
    Carbon fibre performance rig with swept back spreaders for improved sailing.  Halls.
    Reckmann electric furler
    Standard staysail and Yankee tracks replaced with Lewmar track and car for non overlapping headsail.
    Harken running backstays.
    Deck gear for spinnaker
    Removable bowsprit with stowage in bow sail locker.
    2-part jockey pole, with stowage in sail locker.

    77/3AEST mainsheet winch
    2 x 66/3AEST deck mounted halyard winch

    Main, North – fully battened with sail cover
    105% furling jib, North
    G2 Gennaker, North – with snuffer
    Storm jib, North - Hi vis orange
    Trisail, North – hi vis orange
    Spinnaker, North – with snuffer


    Sleeps 8 in 4 cabins.  Large Master cabin aft, full beam with double berth (sprung mattress), en-suite.  Sea berth to starboard with lee cloth.  Private access to aft deck.  Guest cabin forward to port with offset double, en-suite.  Starboard guest cabin with upper lower bunks with access to day heads.  Fourth guest cabin aft to port with upper/lower bunks.  All quiet flush WCs, the day heads has a fresh or seawater flush option.
    Interior joinery in Maple (special foam cored construction to save weight).
    Spacious salon with folding table (bottle storage built in), upholstery in pale blue leather

    The standard Oyster layout was altered to remove the curves of the standard saloon seating and provide a more modern rectangular layout.  All metal hand holds in brushed steel.
    LED lighting throughout, enhanced with flush halogen spot lights in the saloon.


    ST60 Plus CH wind, wind analogue 
    ST60 graphic display
    Ray 240E VHF radio with cockpit handset at port helm 
    Furuno GP32 GPS at chart table
    Antenna on stern post. Can be backed up by computer
    Furuno NX300 Navtex.  Can be connected to PC for upload 
    Raymarine E80 at chart table with 4kw radome
    Raymarine E120 at stbd pedestal 
    AIS with antenna on lower spreader. 
    Data to PC for overlay
    Radar transponder at mast head, display at chart table 
    SatCom C unit, display at chart table
    Icom ICM 801UK SSB inc ATU-DSC 
    Satellite phone
    PC at chart table 

    Neff 4-ring ceramic hob with oven/microwave 
    Avonite galley work surfaces
    12v fan at galley and cabins 
    Panasonic microwave oven
    Bosch washer/drier 
    Raritan 84 Icemaker with Seagull filter
    Cooker extractor hood 
    3 x refrigerators in total

    4 x Alpine waterproof cockpit speakers 
    Connexus TV antenna
    Alpine CD/tuner with ipod interface in both forward cabins, with headlining speakers.  Stbd cabin has TV 
    Alpine DVD/CD/tuner with speakers in aft stbd cabin.  2 x LCD screens that flip down over berths
    Alpine CD/tuner/DVD in aft cabin with speakers, ipod input.  27” Toshiba LCD TV with link to E Series.  USB outlet 
    32” Toshiba TV in saloon with lift system.  Alpine DVD player, ipod interface, Alpine touch screen controller, Alpine CD, wireless headphones, 5 speakers, Sky decoder

    Cockpit harness points 
    Ocean safety ISO 4-person self-righting liferaft in GRP container with Solas B pack
    Float free for MCA and ISAF approved for cat. 2 operation.  2 x 4-person 
    2 x float free hydrostatic releases, clips, straps and Solas B grab bag
    Stainless steel liferaft cradle incorporated into pushpit quarter seats and allowing float free operation 
    Smoke detector in engine room with alarm and detectors outside cabin doors
    3 brick safe with keypad 
    Ray 240 horn/hailer
    Raymarine MOB system and transponders 
    Upgraded navigation lights
    Electric bilge pump with float switch 
    Remote triggered fire flaps to engine room inlet and extract ducts (MCA)
    Jabasco engine driven bilge pump 
    Bilge water audible alarm
    CO2 detector audio alarm 
    Fire extinguishers

    24v electric windlass 
    Spade anchor
    Secondary anchor stowed in bow lazarette 
    Sprayhood with roll up window
    Quarter seats at pushpit 
    Exit Engineering 3.5 carbon fibre passarelle with handrail and padded storage bag  
    Teak cockpit table with custom cover
    Cockpit cushions 
    Dive bottle stowage
    Outboard stowage bracket in fwd sail locker 
    Ocean Air Mk V Skyscreens on all Lewmar deck hatches
    Ocean Air Duette drop down blinds in hull ports and WCs Dive compressor
    Hot and cold transom shower 
    Wheel and pedestal covers
    8 x mattress protectors 
    Dinghy with 30hp outboard engine
    Warps and fenders 
    No gas on board, the gas locker redesigned to be a fuel locker for the tender

    Broker's Comments

    Fast and luxurious, Roulette has competed in Oyster Regattas and Antigua week.
    Professionally maintained.


    In this case we are acting as brokers only.  The Vendor is not selling in the course of a business.  Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed.  The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract.  A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and / or to have an engine trial conducted, which if carried out by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.


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