2016 Knysna 500SE

ID# 3969201

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Yacht Overview

Make: Knysna

Model: 500SE

Year: 2016

Length: 50′

Located In: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Engine/Fuel Type:

Hull Material: Other

YW#: 8365429


Just Arrived in Fort Lauderdale, Beautiful 2016 Knysna 500SE Owners Version 3 Cabins, 3 Head Layout, Ready to Sail Away!

She has tons of recent upgrades including:

  • Electrical – upgraded in 2021 with 1,000ah of Battleborn lithium LifePO4 batteries
  • Two 3,000 watt 230v Victron charger / inverters One 3,000 watt 120v Victron charger / inverter.
  • Both European and American power outlets are available on the boat!

She is set up to run the entire boat from the lithium batteries and inverters, including the two new Velair high efficiency AC/heat units, Watermaker, Washing Machine, and hot water heater.

  • 2.5kw of solar 
  • 9kw Kohler generator 
  • Two 130amp Mastervolt Alternators, new in 2021, charge while motoring.
  • All high amperage wiring was re-engineered and upgraded where needed in 2021 to US ABYC standards
  • New Victron battery monitor and a Victron Color Connect allow local monitoring of all electrical demand and charging, and if the boat is connected to an internet source the electrical can be monitored remotely.
  • Four 365 watt LG solar panels on a custom arch at the aft end of the cockpit roof added in 2019. Two 375 watt REC Solar panels on the cockpit roof added in 2021.
  • Four walk on Solara panels on the center of the cockpit roof that are original to the boat. We have seen several days where the output exceeded the rating in the mid-day sun.
  • Two new Velair 16k btu AC / Heat units in 2021. Highly efficient variable speed drive air units that automatically ramp up or down depending on need, with approximately 300 watt use in low speed. 
  • New Isotherm combi refrigerator / freezer in 2021.
  • New Kiwi Grip decking on the transoms and catwalk in 2022.
  • New LED lighting in the cockpit, salon, and cabins in 2020.
  • New Sirocco Elite fans in the cabins and at the galley. Super smooth and quiet fans with DC brushless motors.
  • New Panasonic inverter technology Microwave in 2021.
  • New raw water pump 2022 –Port engine. Spare pump in inventory.
  • New engine start batteries 2021 –Optima blue top.
  • New generator start battery 2020.
  • New pressure gauges on Racor engine filters 2022.Custom sunshade for entire foredeck and trampolinesnew in 2021.New smart TVs in salon and master cabin in 2021.New Standard Horizon VHF Radio in salon and full function remote microphone at helm in 2021.
  • Highfield 360 dinghy with 25hp Yamaha new in 2021.Light weight aluminum bottom. 

The list goes on… you will not be disappointed in this Beautiful Knysna 500SE. Pride of Ownership shows. Contact Us for your private viewing in Fort Lauderdale today. Buyers Brokers Welcome!


Full Specs

Boat Name

Second Chance


LOA: 52.42
Beam: 28.17 ft



Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 3

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