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RUSALKA 118Construction

RUSALKA was designed and built by Christensen Shipyards in 1994 with Naval Architect design of Howard Appolonio and original Interior Design of Glade Johnson and Dee Robinson in November/December 2001. RUSALKA has a fiberglass hull and superstructure. All construction and machinery is built and maintained to ABS + A1 + AMS Classification.

Exterior refit: 2012/ Interior refit: 2013

Starting aft on the boat deck to center and port is storage of one (1) Nautica tender and (2) Waverunners. Moving starboard are circular stairs leading to the aft deck. Moving forward to starboard is a large sunning pad area and full wetbar which features a Jenn-Air barbeque grill and four (4) bar stools, all with full weather covers. To port is a large U-shaped seating area with table including full weather covers. Located completely forward to port and starboard are four (4) helmsman chairs (two on each side) with access to the wheelhouse center. This area is complete with a full hardtop and can be enclosed with a 3/4 clearvue enclosure.
Completely aft to starboard and port are integral steps leading to the swim platform with access to the lazarette. The aft deck offers a built-in settee to aft and wetbar, including icemaker forward. Located to starboard is a circular staircase leading up to the boat deck. Complete walk-around decks lead to the foredeck where there is a comfortable settee located aft.Entering the Main Salon from the Aft Deck, RUSALKA’s interior features cream and beige colors with Anigre wood and custom three-texture patterned gold carpeting. To port, there is an L-shaped sofa with a large rectangle wood coffee table and two (2) lounge chairs facing forward. Located directly to starboard is the entertainment center. Moving forward to starboard is a full bar with two (2) embossed custom chairs, opposite is a custom Nolan carved glass table, featuring nautical scenes, with eight (8) dining chairs.  A passageway leading to the Galley is to port which features access to the stewardess pantry and ample storage space located underneath the semi-raised pilothouse and freezer. Moving forward to starboard is the foyer with stairs to port which offer access to the lower deck, as well as the semi-raised pilothouse. Just forward of the stairwell is the powder room.Continuing forward to port is the country-style galley which features all new granite countertops and a maple floor with walnut inlays. Located forward to port is an informal leather L-shaped dining area with a granite table and seating area for ten (10) people and ample storage located in the forward bulkhead. Access to the crew accommodations are completely forward to starboard.  LED lighting in all staterooms and living areas.GE washer and dryer in Foyer.

Day Head at starboard entry with black Corian countertop and sink and toilet.


Main Salon

Starboard aft is the TV/Entertainment, lounge chair, coffee table, black Corian bar with two barrel chairs, ice maker, refrigerator, sink, L-shaped sofa, large rectangular coffee table and two lounge chairs. Forward is Nolan custom carved glass dining table with eight chairs, and two large storage cabinets for dishes, glasses, and silverware.

Vizio 40″ flatscreen HDTV 1080
Sony Blu-ray DVD player
JVC-VHS player
Yamaha amplifier
Yamaha CD/DVD player
Speaker control box for Salon and Aft Deck speakers

Frigidaire Pro Series
Broan range hood with 1200 cfm exhaust fan
GE Microwave Monogram 2012
GE Trash Compactor profile 2004
U-Line icemaker Main Laundry Equipment 2004
Two (2) GE stacked washer/dryer
Vesibule Pantry Storage – Wine Enthusiast wine cooler – Crews Lounge
GE Microwave undercounter refrigerator
Galley and table granite countertopsCOOKING EQUIPMENT
Miele 7-burner sealed cooktop (new Sept. 2003)
GE Double oven with convection (new GE Monogram 2004)
Two (2) Sub-Zero Refrigerator & Freezer with stainless steel panels (new Compressors 2004)
Three (3) Traulsen Freezers

Master Stateroom

The Master Stateroom is located on the lower deck amidship forward. This Stateroom offers a king size berth with settee, vanity area and walk-in closet. The ensuite His and Hers baths feature one with a Jacuzzi tub/shower and the other with a large stall shower. There are electric defog mirrors in the Master Bath and all other baths throughout the yacht.

The Master Stateroom also includes:

Samsung 24″ 1080P flatscreen
LG Blu-ray DVD player
Panasonic VHS 2004
Pioneer DVD 2004
Pioneer Tuner 2004

Guest Staterooms

There are three (3) Guest Staterooms that are located on the lower deck amidship. Two (2) identical queen berth cabins are aft port and starboard. Both feature full entertainment centers and ensuite baths. The twin berth cabin and ensuite shower is located forward to port of the double guest cabins and aft of the Owner’s cabin.

Samsung 24″ 1080 flatscreen
LG Blu-ray DVD player
Pioneer CD/AM/FM player

Samsung 20″
LG Blu-ray DVD playerGUEST QUEEN
Toshiba 30″ flatscreen
LG Blu-ray DVD player
Denon Personal CD/AM/FM/Clock unit

Crew Quarters
Located on the lower deck completely forward is a double captain’s cabin with ensuite shower and two (2) double berth cabins, each with ensuite shower.  Crew lounge booth and two chairs, sink, microwave, refrigerator.  Two GE washers and dryers.
Two (2) Sharp 20″ flatscreen monitors 2004
RCA HDTV Receivers
Sceptre LED TV with DVD player, built inSTARBOARD CREW
Advent 20″ flatscreen
Advent 20″ flatscreen
Etec DVD player


Entering the semi-raised Pilothouse from the flybridge down a short flight of steps, there is an L-shaped settee port aft with Mahogany table. Controls are located completely forward with two (2) helmsman chairs on rails. Located at starboard, there is a short flight of stairs leading to the main deck foyer. The pilothouse has all new custom leather throughout.

Garmin 740 GPS color, new
Toshiba flatscreen display for depth and GPS
B&G 20/20 Depth Digital
(2) ICOM VHF radios with repeater on Flybridge
Four (4) H6 Raymarine 15″ color monitors 2004
Plath Gyro Compass Interfaced with auto pilot
Raymarine 25kw 96-mile radar RL80C, new 2004
Garmin 6208 color depth sounder and GPS, new 2013
Mather Micro controls, new Jan 2005
Two (2) H6 Raymarine 15″ color monitors in bridge 2004
KVH 6-Satellite Antenna in bridge, new 2004
Furuno 76 mile radar
(2) NAV Systems: Nobeltec VNS Max Pro and Trident Time Zero
Night Vision camera- aft, new

Deck Equipment
Two (2) 6,000-lb Maxwell Nilsson anchor windlasses
Two (2) 3,500-lb Maxwell Nilsson stern capstans
Two (2) 150k balanced anchors with 400′ 5/8″ chain
18′ 4,000-lb hydraulic telescoping crane
Manual stern boarding gangway
Six (6) step aft deck swim ladder

Mechanical / Engine Equipment

Two (2) Deutz TBD 16V234 diesels – 1,224 hp each – as of 03/7/14, 7,860 Hours SMOH completed 10/05
120V 208V 3-phase/60 Hz
Naiad 404 Stabilizers and separate pump
Wesmar dual prop 16″, 50 HP Bowthruster
Racor, Luber-Finer Fuel Filtration
Alfa Laval Fuel System
Two (2) Liberty sewage pumps LE51A
Two (2) Hunter 1/2 HP each Fresh Water System
Hydraulic jog-type with two (2) Vickers pumps Steering System
Kobelt manual hydraulic pump back-up emergency
(4) A/C compressors 20 kw each staged system

Navigation / Communication

Satcom: KVH Mini M Telephone / Panasonic 16-Extension KXT61610 / Telefax: KX130
VHF: Two (2) ICOM M502; Furuno FM8500 DSC Loudhailer
Night Watch Shipboard Monitor Systems (96 inputs)
Furuno 25-watt Black Box Radar – new 2004
Autopilot: C-Plath Electronic Compass / C-Plath Compass / Venus C-Plath Depth Sounder
Northstar 952XBPS

Electrical System
One (1) 40kW John Deere / Lima generator 1200 rpm with 17,000 hrs./ 4,689 SMOH
One (1) 60kW John Deere / Lima generator 1800 rpm with 13,311 hrs./ 6,311 SMOH
Output 120/208 V 3-Phase/ 60HZ
Atlas conversion system w/ seamless transfer
Eight (8) sealed batteries

Safety and Fire Protection
Feel World Night Vision camera
Five (5) Cameras located in side decks (port and starboard, aft deck, mast and engine room)
Door alarms in all entry doors and engine room doors
Smoke Detectors in all rooms
Halon System fixed (engine room)
Three (3) Seawater Firefighting stationsSAFETY EQUIPMENT
Two (2) Viking Liferafts Model 10DK with EPIRBs
Two (2) Liferings
One (1) EPIRB
Three (3) Flare Kits
Smoke evac hoods in all cabins

Tenders and Toys
18′ Nautica wide body with two (2) x 60HP 4-stroke Yamaha (new Feb. 2003)
Two (2) Sea Doos 4-stroke 2005

  • Completey repainted hull, 2011
  • Bottom fully cleaned and painted, 2013
  • Props trued and balanced, 2013
  • All interior lighting is LED, new 2014