WineR | Malcolm Tennant 55' 2006

Stuart, FL

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Yacht Name: WineR
Builder: Malcolm Tennant
Model: Power Catamaran
Year: 2006
Location: Stuart, FL
Designer: Malcolm Tennant
Hull Material: Fiberglass

If you dream of motoring into the sunset, seriously consider the home comfort, efficiency and endurance of "WineR".

She was custom designed by Malcolm Tennant and the builder, Victor Lipscomb. Malcolm Tennant was a pioneer of multihull design, with designs that span cruising and racing yachts, commercial ferries, and passage making power catamarans that cross the world’s oceans. Victor Lipscomb built WineR in North Carolina. Victor’s design is a fast trawler cat equipped to operate continuously off the grid. She has completed the Great Loop, approximately 7000 nm. WineR is the complete, economical and spacious live aboard fast cruiser. This amount of accommodation in a 55 ft. is impossible to find and is comparable to a 70 ft. plus monohull. The main deck is arranged like a 3 bedroom apartment on one level with a galley that feels like home with full sized dishwasher and microwave, large capacity refrigerator/freezer, three burner stove, lots of counter and cabinet space and large pantry. Each cabin enjoys its own private head and is sized for a queen bed. The sky lounge and helm, accessed via an interior staircase, are fully enclosed and air conditioned. Choose dining between the upper level sky lounge with seating for 12 or more, the al fresco aft deck, or the Gourmet galley with seating for six. Enjoy the comforts of home in a large open living room with a sofa and upholstered chair, entertainment center and 60” LED HDTV. A hard bimini  covers the entire aft deck providing wonderful shade for a glass of wine and sun downer dinner. The custom engineering of WineR is excellent. Cummins time proven diesels are exceptionally reliable with worldwide service. Evolution Systems in super flex shaft alignment under any sea condition. Cruise at 8 knots with 3 gph fuel consumption or 14 knots with 13 gph, allowing for super long range capability. With throttles wide open, she cruises at 17 knots with 15 gph. “WineR” has up to date redundant electronics by Garmin, large twin AGM house battery bank, twin inverter chargers, Northern lights generator set, 40 gph water maker, two zone air conditioning.


Length: 55'
Beam: 22'
Draft: 3' 8
Water Tank Capacity: 100 Gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity: 105 Gallons
Engine Manufacturer: Cummins
Engine Model: 4BT
Power: 155 HP
Number of Engines: 2
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 2054 Hours

Layout & Accommodations

Malcolm Tennant 55 - All 3 State rooms are on the Main deck, on one level. The two Guest Staterooms have Ensuite Heads that are two steps down into the forward hulls. Lower and Upper Aft Decks are large and protected. The Sky - Lounge is huge and fully air conditioned. It has the center Helm Station with comfortable seating for 12 and access to the Aft Upper Deck.

  • Interior Layout - Main Deck level: Headroom 6’-11”
  • Three staterooms with full heads - Eat in Galley
  • Salon has two sofa’s and end tables - 50 inch flat screen TV and Stereo
  • Upper Deck Level: Headroom 6’ 11”
  • Seating for 12 - inside around the Helm Station - + Upper Aft Deck seating



The Galley - Country Kitchen - feels much more like home, with great counter space and eat in dining. It takes the full beam of the cabin and is very open to guests in the Main Salon.

  • Summit 14.4 cubic foot Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Kenmore Elite Convection Microwave
  • Large walk-in Pantry & Storage
  • Whirlpool dishwasher
  • Moonstone Sink and Faucet


Deck & Equipment

The Decks were designed with serious cruising in mind. Both Upper & Lower Deck spaces are well planned and secure with lots of protected Storage and Seating and Equipment Installations.

  • Catalina BBQ by Magna Grills
  • Tender - Mounted on Davits, West 350RIB 11.5 foot fiberglass inflatable
  • Mercury 25hp 4 stroke outboard
  • 3 anchors


Electronics & Navigation

  • Garmin 5212 Touch screen chart plotter
  • Garmin 740s Touch screen chart plotter
  • Garmin GHC 10 autopilot
  • Garmin GMR 18KW xhd radar
  • Garmin M17 Digital GPS NEMA 2000 system Garmin GSD digital depth-sounder
  • Hummingbird Matrix17 fish finder
  • VHF Standard Horizon GX2150
  • VHF Uniden handheld
  • Marine SSB ICOM M700 with AH-3 tuner Ham ICOM 735 with AH-2 tuner
  • (2) Sharespeare Style 5208-R 23 foot antennas
  • Samsung 50" LED television - Starboard side of Salon


Electrical - Power & Plumbing

This Malcolm Tennant 55 - Was built & Engineered with proper Marine Design:

Waterlift Mufflers
Groco raw water strainers
Racor fuel filters/water separators
(2) VDO pyrometers on turbo elbows
Transmission: (2) ZF63A 2.48/1
Drive System: (2) Evolution systems, thrust bearing bulkhead
Propellers: 4 blade Nibril 24 inch diameter by 19 inch pitch
Controls: (2) ZF Micro-commander, one at helm and one at aft deck
Navigation Lights: Perko
Bilge Pumps: (4) Rule 1500 gph, two forward and two aft with control panel at helm
Spot light: (2) Go Light 400,000 cp with remote wireless control
Horns: AFI, dual trumpets
Helmsman Chair - fully adjustable - Stid
Speeds - Maximum 17 knots@ 15 gph fuel burn @ 2800 rpm
Cruise - 14 knots @ 13 gph fuel burn @ 2500 rpm (24 hour continuous rating),

Greatest efficiency and range 8 knots @ 3 gph fuel burn @ 1500 rpm

Fuel - (2) Tanks 210 gallons, total 420 gallons
Transfer pump by Oberdorfer w/Racor water separator/filter - (2) Flo Scan fuel management systems, port and starboard
(2) Lavorsi fuel gauges, port and starboard
Boarding Ladder, Stainless steel, custom, 5 feet long, Stowable
Upper cabin top ladder, Stainless steel, stowable
Crane, St. Croix Jr mounted on upper aft deck
Anchor System - Windlass, Lighthouse 1501, dual capstan, dual gypsy, with foot switches, foredeck hand held remote and helm remote
(2) 100 foot G40 high test 3/8 inch galvanized chair with 200 feet 3⁄4 inch 8 plat rode
(1) Rocna 40, 88 pound anchor
(1) Spade
(1) Fortress FX 85 aluminum anchor
Dual bow roller from 1⁄4 inch stainless steel
Fresh water wash down from 75psi high pressure pump
Ports - Upper Level
(3) Gray Inc opening hatches in cabin top

(12) Opening windows with screens
Main Level - (18) Opening windows with screens
Water (Port) Tanks 105 gallons with strainer , 4.5 gph pump, charcoal filter
(1) Raritan 20 gallon hot water heater
Water (Starboard) Tanks 105 gallons with strainer, 4.5 gph pump, charcoal filter (1) Raritan 20 gallon hot water heater
Faucets Shurflow and Scanvik
Water maker, 40 gallon per hour (upgradeable to 60 gph)
(3) Raritan SeaEra macerator toilets, master has a bidet seat.
(2) 20 gallon holding tanks
(1) 30 gallon holding tanks
(2) Lavorsiwaterlevelgauges,portandstarboard
Aft deck shower, port side
(5)Nicro solar vents

Electrical systems
Blue Seas 12vdc Panel with (1) Main and (21) Circuits
Blue Seas 240vac Panel with (2) Shore Main, (2) Genset, (19) Circuits Numerous fused sub panels located in sections of yacht
All 120vac outlets GFCI protected

House Bank (8) Size 31 AGM 880 Amp Hours Engines (4) Size 24 AGM
Winch (1) Size 27 AGM

Battery charger/inverter
(2) Magnum MS 2812-U 125 amp/2800 watt continuous/ 3900 watt surge (2) Magnum ME-RC50 Remote controls

Galvanic isolator Pro Mariner 60 Amp

Generator 815 hours (Dec. 2019)
(1) Northern Lights M773LW2.3 model, 9.5 kw (1) Northern Lights Sound
Enclosure Water lift muffler

Air Conditioner/Heat
(2) Mermaid 16,500 cool/18,000 heat reverse air systems (Serviced & Updated blower Dec 2014)
Split system with thermostats in upper and lower levels
Insulated duct work

Construction of "WINER" is composites, vacuum bagged with West System Epoxy.