George Eberhard has owned and operated sail and power boats for over 35 years. From club racing in the Midwest, to sailing the Great Lakes, to charter boat captain in the Caribbean, his passion for boating is very evident in the enthusiasm he brings to his brokerage career. Prior to his joining David Walters Yachts, George had a very successful career in Advertising and Marketing where he was responsible for client development and new product design.
As a professional yacht broker, George is especially attentive to client needs and expectations. One of his specialties is the extra time he spends with each client to better understand their needs. His thorough research enables him to suggest options to consider, and point out value where it exists. George's dedication and persistence allow him to help clients find just the right sail or power yacht.View Broker (George Eberhard)
|Yacht Name:||Flying Dolphin|
FLYING DOLPHIN is true Blue Water cruiser. The current owner recently completed the ARC from Europe. All the necessary gear was added to allow her to enter the ARC. She has benefitted from a lot of recent upgrades. The sole is being refinished, new electronics are being added and other upgrades are being made. The owner is making her an easy choice for Blue Water buyers.
The Mason was built in the Tashing Yard, acknowledged by many as the finest yard in Taiwan. She has a solid hull construction with robust quality throughout. She is a safe comfortable offshore vessel. Hand holds abound making her safe and comfortable in a seaway. Ketch rigged, for unlimited options of sail configuration. A ketch rig by nature has smaller sails making it easier for a couple to handle offshore. FLYING DOLPHIN has an extensive sail inventory. If you are looking for a true Blue Water cruising machine with extensive inventory
FLYING DOLPHIN is a must see!
|Water Tank Capacity:||400 Gallons|
|Fuel Tank Capacity:||210 Gallons|
|Holding Tank Capacity:||100 Gallons|
|Number of Engines:||1|
The interior of the Mason 53 represents a true Bluewater cruiser. She is big but not with useless wide-open spaces. Handholds abound for safe maneuvering through each cabin. The Mason 53 has two companionways. The main companionway provides access to the aft cabin with, double berth to port and single to starboard. Forward of the single is full head with standalone shower. Abundant storage is available in this cabin. There is a freezer forward of port berth prior to moving forward into galley and salon.
U-shaped full galley is to port, safe and easy to work in with extensive cabinetry and storage. Adjacent to the galley is the forward-facing navigation station, with generous proportions and storage. The main dining table is to port with wrap around settee. Seating for a crowd. The table drops to form a very generous sleeping berth. Adjacent is a settee with entertainment center outboard.
Moving forward with one step down the starboard cabin has upper and lower berths with hanging locker and chest of drawers. To port is access into the Port mid ship cabin featuring a double berth that extends for even more sleeping comfort. This cabin also features a hanging locker and chest of drawers. Both mid ship cabins have doors forward into the shared head and shower.
Solid hull construction with glassed in place structural supports and bulkheads. Hull to deck inward flange fastened then over-glassed with heavy laminate.