37VT34 Rosebud
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HIN: OEY370340885 more photos
Hull Laid: August 1985
Yard: Ocean Eagle Yachts, Taiwan
Craig and Rosemary Smith, 2009 Rendezvous
New genset, inverter, batteries, etc.
Owner Bought Sold Boat's Name Home Port
Craig and Rosemary Smith1 7 March 1985 Rosebud Newport Beach, CA

About the Owners

Craig and Rosemary: Craig and Rosemary are the original owners of Rosebud #34. Read about how they came to buy Rosebud.


  • Galley to port
  • First LNVT to have engine access through the stateroom steps.
  • Lower salon sole for more headroom. Two steps down from aft deck.
  • Removeable screws on teak trim in wheel house so can run wires along the edge.
  • Soild anchor locker doors

Mechanical and Engine Detail

  • Cummins 4BT 100hp diesel.
  • Tankage 190 gal fuel, 100 gal. water.
  • New stainless water tank ports.
  • New Jabsco head and new holding tank.
  • New Fuel manifolds with transfer pump.
  • New fuel vent (inverted J on aft deck)


  • 4Kw MASE, Replaced in July 2008 with 5 KW Northern Lights.
  • 2008 New Magnum Charger/Inverter with remote and battery monitor.
  • 2009 Complete rewire of high current DC with all new custom DC distribution panel.
  • New AGM Lifeline batteries. 4B on port side & 4 6 volt on starboard side.



  • Icom 504 radio.
  • Auto Helm 6000 auto pilot.
  • Garmin 5212 Chart plotter & GPS
  • Garmin sounder
  • Hummingbird sounder
  • Garmin 604 Radar with 4' scanner.


2008/2009 Improvements as reported at Tug Talk Bremerton

  • Rosebud got away from the dock this year—it's been 8 years.
  • Rewired all the high current wiring. Had a company in Costa Mesa build a distribution box.
  • Put in a new 35 gal. holding tank.
  • Put in a Jabsco electric head with maserator. Uses 1” effluent lines.
  • Redoing all the exterior varnish. All exterior varnish is covered.
  • Doors are off the boat and being refinished.

Original Purchase Information2

Date Ordered Buyer Hull Laid OEY's Cost to Build3 Shipping Cost from Taiwan Date Shipped Date Arrived in US Closing Sale Date Misc. Expenses4 Admiralty Ltd. Profit Delivered Price5
03/07/85 Smith, C. 8/85 $62,101.19 $9,204.82 unknown 10/31/85 11/12/85 $1,996.69 $8,735.40 $91,329

Related Documents

  • The buying Rosebud story.
  • Factory Purchase Order Hull#34 pdficon.gif.
  • Invoice Hull#34 pdficon.gif.
  • First Survey Hull#34 pdficon.gif.
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