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72' Oyster 72 2006

$ 1,595,000

Offered for sale by the original owner, this Rob Humphrey’s design is a fine representation of the quality and performance of renowned builder Oyster Yachts. She boasts a voluminous interior layout with three owners' and two separate crew staterooms, massive salon, complimented by high quality maple wood joinery. Features include state of the art rigging and sails, extensive electronics, 22.5 kW generator, RIB and stainless steel davit system, teak decks, and much more.


  • Builder: Oyster
  • Model: 72
  • Location: Marina del Rey, California, United States
  • Type: Sail
  • LOA: 72 ft 0 in
  • Display Length: 72 ft
  • Price: $ 1,595,000
  • Beam: 19' 2"
  • Category: Cruisers
  • Water Capacity: 290 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 528 gals
  • Engine Details: Perkins M225Ti
  • Engine 1: 0.00 HRS 225.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

HOLO KAI has three guest staterooms consisting of a full beam master (aft) a VIP with double berth and private access to the head and a guest stateroom with over/under twin berths. The crew quarters are forward of the galley and feature two identical staterooms with over/under berths and private ensuite heads.

  • Maple interior joinery
  • Oyster custom locker door fittings
  • Mica laminate in galley and flat slab Avonite counter tops in heads
  • Teak cabin sole
  • Lee screens on sea berths
  • Quality upholstery on all berths
  • Spring batten system to owner’s aft cabin
  • Alcantara upholstery in salon, master cabin, and cabin berth surrounds – stitched panels
  • Oceanair blind system in all cabins, including Oyster deck salon
  • Large U-shaped settee with fixed table
  • Forward facing chart table (starboard)
  • (2) built-in single settees with custom upholstery (starboard)
  • Built-in storage compartments (port and starboard)
  • Large deck house windows provide natural light
  • Hull port openings
  • Roman blinds over hull ports
  • Loewe HD flat screen TV on electric lift
  • Book case rail in each hull port recess
  • Avonite covered worktops
  • Force 10 stainless steel gas cooker, 4 burners, grill and oven
  • Electric solenoid gas safety shut-off valve, switched at galley
  • Built-in storage, both over and under counter
  • Loewe Mimi 15 LCD TV on E-Vision swing out bracket
  • Fisher and Paykel dishwasher
  • U-line icemaker
  • Miele stainless steel microwave
  • Front opening stainless steel refrigerator
  • Top opening, GRP freezer box
  • Double berth offset slightly to port
  • Under-berth drawers
  • Built-in desk/vanity with swivel chair
  • Private companionway hatch entrance from aft deck
  • (2) hanging locker storage
  • Hull port lights
  • Private ensuite head with stall shower
  • Loewe HD flat screen TV with DVD/CD player
  • Double berth
  • Under berth storage
  • Hanging locker
  • Overhead hatch opening
  • Private access to head and stall shower
  • Loewe HD flat screen TV
  • Over/under twin berths
  • Under berth storage
  • Hanging locker
  • Overhead hatch opening
  • Autopilot - Raymarine Whitlock drive (with unused spare autopilot computer aboard)
  • Sailing instruments - Raymarine ST 60
  • VHF telephone - Raymarine 240
  • Furuno 1843 radar/plotter screen at starboard pedestal interfaced with autopilot and boat PC
  • Thrane & Thrane Fleet 150 Satellite phone/fax/email
  • 3G Wi-Fi router
  • Diesel auxiliary engine Perkins/Sabre M225Ti, 225hp (168kW)
  • Hurth 630 gearbox with 2:1 reduction
  • Aquadrive engine coupling system and mounts
  • Sleipner 285 20hp electric tunnel bow thruster
  • Maxprop 3-blade feathering propeller
  • Whitlock 'Mamba' torque rod and gearbox steering system
  • (3) electric engine room ventilation fans
  • Fixed automatic engine room fire suppression system
  • Tank, tender, fuel, water and black water gauges
  • Racor fuel filters
  • Manual and automatic bilge pumps
  • Electric bilge pump with 3-way control
  • Engine drive bilge pump
  • Lewmar Commander 400, 3-function, hydraulic power pack
  • Frigoboat 50F, 24V water cooled refrigeration compressors
  • (5) CruiseAir air conditioning units
  • HRO 750 mini watermaker (2017)
  • Onan 22.5kW 220v AC generator
  • 24v DC and 220v AC electrical systems
  • Multi tap isolation transformer
  • 50 amp dockside power connection and cable
  • 24v DC electrical – Deep cycle 6v battery cells
  • 24v DC for engine’s electrical starting system
  • 12v DC for generator’s electrical starting system
  • 12v Mastervolt gel cells for navigation electronics
  • Engine start battery alternator – 40 amp
  • Additional 150 amp, 24v heavy duty alternator with Alpha Pro regulator
  • (3) Stereo CD/DVD/SiriusXM radio – 1 in salon, 1 in master, 1 on deck with 4 cockpit speakers
  • Teak laid decks and cockpit
  • Varnished teak cap rail
  • Integrated swim platform with teak laid boarding steps and folding stainless steel boarding ladder
  • Stainless steel bow and stern pulpit
  • Stainless steel stanchions with double stainless steel wire guard rails
  • Stainless steel dorade vent cowls
  • High quality stainless steel open fairleads, cleats and guard rails
  • Lewmar recessed deck hatches
  • Rondal flush deck hatch aft provides access to lazarette locker
  • Lewmar 3500 vertical gypsy/drum type hydraulic anchor windlass
  • 105 lb CQR anchor and 325' of 7/16 inch galvanized chain
  • Stern mounted Simpson stainless steel dinghy davits
  • Cockpit is split into separate steering and guest/crew areas
  • Entire cockpit is teak laid and self-draining
  • Twin custom GRP steering pedestals
  • Rope tail locker with hinged lids at each helm seat
  • Helm station back rest cushion (2) fitted on a stainless steel frame
  • Teak topped table with 8 fold-down leaves and insulated top opening, GRP box forward and integrated fridge aft
  • Deck mounted stereo speakers
  • Sunbrella canvas bimini top with stainless steel frames
  • Sunbrella cockpit cushions
  • Custom Formula three spreader (swept back 5 deg) main mast, keel-stepped, cutter-rigged, with white LP paint finish
  • Hydraulic mast jack
  • Navtec hydraulic boom vang
  • Navtec hydraulic backstay tensioners
  • Discontinuous rod rigging
  • Hydraulic in-mast furling mainsail, with vertical battens
  • Reckman hydraulic headsail and staysail furling systems for cutter rig 
  • North Sails mainsail (2013)
  • North Sails 155% Genoa (2014)   
  • North Sails staysail (2014)
  • Red and yellow striped Tri-radial Dolphin sails MPS/cruising chute with Warrior motif and GRP bucket
  • Red broad shouldered Tri-radial Dolphin sails symmetric spinnaker with Warrior motif
  • Sail numbers – Oyster logo 7205
  • Lewmar 24v electric stainless steel genoa sheet winches 88-3 EST
  • Lewmar electric stainless steel secondary sheet winches 66 CST
  • Lewmar 24v electric stainless steel mainsheet winch 64 CEST
  • Lewmar manual traveler winch 44CST
  • Lewmar halyard winches 64 CEST mounted each side of the mast
  • Lewmar racing blocks
  • Hull construction is single skin, hand laid GRP construction with stringers and floors calculated to meet and exceed Lloyd’s Register of Shipping Rules for Yacht and Small Craft
  • Deck laminate incorporates end-grain balsa core for both insulation and panel stiffness
  • High performance bulb keel manufactured as a lead casting
  • Protected, semi-balanced, skeg-hung rudder
  • Hull, tanks and deck laminates in Vinylester Resin
  • Hull cove line in gold and double boot-top stripe in scarlet
  • Vacuflush freshwater head system
  • (3) Polypropylene holding tanks with Raritan gauges
  • Holding tank overboard macerator pump
  • (2) FRP fresh water tanks, totaling 330 gallons
  • Cleghorn Waring fresh water pump and accumulator tank
  • Polypropylene piping for fresh water system
  • (2) 20 gallon water heaters   
  • 13' (3.96m) AB RIB (2015), 40hp four-stroke Yamaha outboard engine (2015)

Offered for sale by the original owner, this Rob Humphrey’s design is a fine representation of the quality and performance of renowned builder Oyster Yachts. She boasts a voluminous interior layout with three owners' and two separate crew staterooms, massive salon, complimented by high quality maple wood joinery. Features include state of the art rigging and sails, extensive electronics, 22.5 kW generator, RIB and stainless steel davit system, teak decks, and much more.

Potential purchasers should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht. These specifications are believed to be true and correct but cannot be guaranteed.

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

This listing is presented to you courtesy of a member of the International Yacht Brokers Association and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel.

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.


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