Update: SHOOTING STAR has had her main saloon andUP forward cabin reupholstered Summer 2015, All EXTERIOR bright work received (3) coats.of varnish in August of 2016 The boat yard has finished a recommissioning of SHOOTING STAR to make her ready for launch including new bottom paint
SHOOTING STAR is an exceptional example of this Hood/ Empacher design. Her original teak decks were completely replaced in 2003 and appear to be newer
The hull was Awlgripped Flag Blue in 2006. Superstructure was Awlgripped white in 2003. Mast and Boom were Awlgripped in 2003.SHOOTING STAR generously accommodates 6 in 3 private cabins. Main saloon settees can be pressed into service for occasional extra guests.
a rich American cherry interior is beautifully joined. The main saloon, Nav station and galley were re-varnished in 2006. The solid teak & holly soles have been refinished. A handsome double-leaved cherry table is the cynosure of the main saloon. An entertainment center is to port and a custom bar to starboard.. The upholstery is tan Ultrasuede and is New as of May 2015. .There are curtains throughout.
Storage is abundant and hardhats are unnecessary for most; there is 6' 5" of headroom and a uniformly roomy feel.
If your are looking for an uncrowded, 3 stateroom offshore passagemaker Put SHOOTING STAR
at the top your must see list; she is a stunner!
Toe Rail stripped to bare wood and revarnished (5 coats)July 2015; all other bright work prepped
and given fresh coats.
All New upholstery Spring Summer 2015
2009 Avon RIB Inflatable included
2009 Mercury Outboard
2014-15 NEW Inverter
2014-15 NEW heat pump Air Conditioning main saloon
Additional photos on request taken July and Aug 2015
MAST & BOOM AWLGRIPPED 2003
SHOOTING STAR has a rich beautiful American cherry interior. The arrangement is well- proportioned and provides a very livable Owner's cabin aft with a centerline double berth,
An ensuite head with separate stall shower, a large hanging locker and plenty of storage lockers. Over head hatches and opening portlights provide plenty of natural light and ventilation.
There is a traditional V- berthed forward cabin and a guest cabin aft and to starboard of it.
These cabins share a forward head with a separate stall shower.
Upholstery all renewed in May of 2015.
3 Beacon St.
P.O. Box 584
Marblehead, MA 01945