Admiral 38 Catamaran 2002

Admiral 38 Catamaran 2002


Price: R 2 900 000

Designed by Angelo Lavranos, this Admiral 38 Catamaran is very well equipped and has an impressive range of equipment onboard for the discerning cruising yachtsman. She has an easily manageable rig with a Roller Furler Genoa and the main conveniently stowed inside a stackpack when lowered and aided by lazy jacks on the hoist and drop. New Radar in Dec 2015, New liferaft and new lifejackets Dec 2015. New Gemini RIB and new 5HP outboard, new in Dec 2015 are all the exterior seats and covers made by North Sails. 

General Specifications:

  • L.O.A: 38 ft (11.5m)
  • Beam: 23 Ft (7 m)
  • Draft: 0.8 m


She is configured in a 3 cabin layout with the Port side set aside for the owner with cabin aft and heads forward. Electric toilet in owners heads.

In the starboard hull there are two double cabins with a shared heads amidships. Manual toilet, Hella fans in all cabins .


Wrap around upholstered seating for 6 comfortably with locker storage space above and behind the seating; there is also additional storage below the cushions. Table is in wooden laminate. There are 9 down lighters in the headliner. Saloon speakers are fitted for the CD/Radio.           


A 2 burner gas stove with cover and flame detection device, Gas Oven with Rotisserie, 70 litre top loading freezer in 12V and a front loading fridge takes care of all the cooling requirements. Corian counter work tops, separate water filter, secondary gas control and gas detector, smoke detector and AC power points


Raymarine A127 multifunction display with a Raymarine HD Colour Radar, Navionic Platinum series with 3D charts – built in Wifi and Bluetooth – new in 2016

Icom IC-M402 VHF Radio

Icom M710 SSB HF Radio with Auto Antenna Tuner

Navman Tracker 900 GPS/Chart Plotter

Raymarine ST 60 Wind, Speed and Depth Systems

Raymarine ST5000 Autopilot

Raymarine VHF Radio

Battery Control Panel


2500 Heart Inverter

Heart Interface Link 2000 Battery Management System

2 x Starter Batteries, one per engine

8 x 110 amp/hr Deep cycle house batteries

Battery Switch

Custom Switch Panel with provision for spare breakers

110/220V AC outlets in aft cabins and saloon

Spectra Ventura 150 Deluxe Watermaker 25 litre/hr

55 Amp/hr Alternator on each engine

1 x 150 Amp/hr High Output Alternator with SARV3 Smart Regulator

Shore Power

Isolating Transformer 110/220v 


Steering system consists of a twin rudder system with stainless steel shafts connected by an adjustable stainless steel connection rod.

Delrin rudder shaft bearings

Lewmar Bulkhead steerer connected to system by stainless steel chain and 7 x 19 s/s wire

The Raymarine ST5000 Autopilot drives directly onto the connection rod


2 x 27HP Yanmar Diesel Marine Engines with Sail Drives

Soundproofed engine compartments

500-litre fuel tank


Spacious cockpit with table and ample seating. There is a large amount of locker space under the seats.


New seats and covers by North Sails for cockpit – new 2016 (not shown in PIC)

S/S Davit on Targa Wing for dinghy hoist. (New in Nov 2015 Gemini 3M RIB with 5HP)

Fresh Water deck shower on transom

2 fishing rod holders

Helmsmans seat

Dual tone electric horn – button at the helm

Stainless steel swim ladder on transom.

Force 10 Gas BBQ

New Vetus Deck hatches in Jan 2016

New Trampoline in Jan 2016


Anchoring the vessel is made easy with the Lofrans Cayman 88 Deck Mounted Anchor Windlass. 50M of 10mm galvanised anchor chain is attached to the Bruce Anchor which has incredible holding power. A customized anchor bridal system is fitted to take the load off the Windlass when lying at anchor. 50M of road in anchor locker


Z-SPAR anodized aluminium section with steaming, tri-colour and deck light fitted and Folding Mast Steps. 1 x Anderson 28 Two-Speed ST Winch and 1 x Lewmar 40 Two Speed ST Winch with Spinlock jammers are fitted to the mast.  A standard Sparcraft anodized aluminium boom section supported by a kicking strut and carrying the Mainsail with UV Cover and a set of lazy jacks. Pro-Furl Roller furler control the Genoa which has a UV cover strip. Spinnaker – never been used!


2 x PAR Jabsco Toilets (Electric in Owners Heads)

Fresh Water Pressure pump with accumulator tank

20-litre hot water calorifier

Hot and Cold Mixers with Shower outlets in both Heads

Shower sump pumps in heads

Electric Mixer Hot and Cold Tap in Galley

Rule 500 Bilge pump 12V in each hull with built in float switch with alarm

Rule 500 Bilge pump 12V in each engine compartment with built in float switch with alarm

1 x 500 Litre Water Tank

Sea Water Pump under cockpit seats


Full Safety equipment includes:


Horseshoe Lifering

8 Man Viking Liferaft – new in 2016

8 x New Viking Lifejackets

Fire Extinguishers

Full set of flares





6 Fenders

Mooring Ropes

New in Dec 2015 is a 3M Gemini RIB with 5HP Yamaha Outboard