Eastern Yacht Sales, Inc.
170 Shipyard Drive
Hingham, Massachusetts, US, 02043
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2006 Perry 59

location icon Newport, Rhode Island
Year 2006
Length 59 ft

Free Range Chicken is the ultimate adventure capable vessel. Between a iconic yacht designer, a knowledgable owner this one of a kind part luxury part competitor was created. FRC was designed to facilitate short handed cruising, while still being able to accommodate a race crew. 

Long Range Cruising, Go Fast Capabilities 

Spacious, Comfortable Interior 

Hard Dodger - Man Sized to provide Ample Shelter

Main Traveler Mounted on Dodger -  Mainsheet on a Flying Gybe = No Harm to Humans







Year Built 2006
Category Sail
Length Overall 59 ft
Beam 16 ft
Max Draft 8'5 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 124 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 336 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 220 gal
Ballast 13,750 lb
Displacement 38,000 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 124hp
Type: Inboard

Designer: Robert H. Perry Yacht Designers
Flag of Origin: United States of America 


Fiberglass composite with a 1" rigid pvc  foam core
Solid glass in way of keel, thru-hulls, rudder, etc.
Kevlar outer hull laminate for impact resistance
Crash bulkheads:
-the forward cabin foremost bulkhead is sealed to the stem
-the aft cabin bulkhead is sealed to the stern, including steerage.
Integral tanks:   (2) 155 gal fuel tanks  (2) 120 gal water tanks   (1) graywater tank   (2) blackwater tanks
Ballast:  14,250 lbs cast lead, draft is 8.6'
Rudder is carbon fiber with a carbon shaft
Rudder bearings are Jefa articulating roller type 
Autopilot is a 24v electric stepping motor with direct chain drive, controlled by B&G.  (no hydraulic arm)


There is a "hard dodger" with removable windows. Mainsheet traveler is atop the dodger.
The cockpit is open, has a drop leaf table and 2 long "settees".
Bimini covers the steering area of the aft cockpit
Liferaft locker
Twin, independent destroyer-style steering wheels
Resin:  The boat was built using Epoxy resin thru-out, post-cured.



Keel and Rudder

Keel - Fixed keel, cast iron fin with lead bulb

Rudder - Autoclaved, pre-preg carbon fiber post with carbon fiber blade

Steering - Twin helm stations with SS wheels


Aluminum by Ballinger
Swept-back spreaders (3 sets)
Navtec discontinuous rod standing rigging
Navtec hydraulic boom vang
Fractional with running backstays
Leisurfurl in-boom main furling


Main (new 2014)
103% genoa
2 spinnakers, flown from pole


Roller Furling : 

Main is Leisurefurl in-boom furling.
Genoa is Haren furling
Staysail is Harken furling
All furlers lead to electric winches


(5) air conditioners
Ice maker
refrigerators  3 (one in cockpit)
2 freezers
Trash compactor
LP oven/stove with gas leak detector
LP Magnum BBQ
30 gph Watermaker
Hot water
Cockpit stern shower
Swim ladder
Stereo system with cockpit & cabin spkrs, iPod connection
TV monitor, runs dvd's off a laptop HDMI cable
Dell laptop, Win8.1 with DVD
Wireless remote mouse and keyboard
Remote 22" Dell monitor
All-in-one Printer
Wifi system for shore connections, wireless on-board
Skype, when we can get good wifi from shore
VacuFlush heads (2)
Coffee maker
Air Pots

Dive Gear Capabilities

Several sets of masks, fins, and snorkels
Scuba:  One complete set with a BC and 2- 80 tanks.

Safety Gear

Liferaft:Viking 8-man self-righting, (new 6-15).
MOM unit  (Man Overboard Module)
Heaving line
(2) registered Epirbs with gps
Lifesling II
(5) VHF radios including 3 hand-helds
SSB (we have SailMail and can receive weather faxes)Satellite telephone
(3) GPS units
(2) independent navigation systems  (Nobeltec Time Zero and Furuno NavNet)
Paper charts
Ditch Bag
Flares:  Red parachute, Red hand, Orange smoke, White hand.
Horn, Bell
Radar reflector
(8) USCG Type 1 pfd's
Masthead tri-lite with anchor lite
Storm JibStorm
Trysail with independent luff track
DCS/VHF handheld


(1) primary, Delta with 200' 3/8" sch. 40 HT chain and 150' rode, normally mounted on bow  (2) secondaries, Danforth style, with appropriate chain and rode


Mercury inflatable 10.5' with hi-pressure floor
8 hp Yamaha outboard
Anchor, line, tow lines.

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.