Price AU $199,500 Ono SOLD
From the large aesthetically designed cockpit that is switched into race mode with the clever design feature of removable cockpit lockers, Harken winches including port and starboard electric winch controls for the German Mainsheet System, just a superb functioning layout that will bring out the best performance from any crew.
Around the decks again the gear is all well placed and tweaked for optimum performance, combined with excellent electronics including full mast repeaters all positioned for crew and helmsman alike to analyse.
This boat also has an extensive quality Doyle sail wardrobe which has been updated in recent years and all sails are in very good condition plus fitted with the deeper draft fin/lead bulb keel.
Looking at the cruising features, step below and the WOW factor is evident, a contemporary look beautifully finished in Alpi Blond Oak woodwork with parquet type laminated floors, the true 3 cabin layout has master with double vee berth for'ard and two identical doubles aft, pipe cots have been fitted for the race crew too.
The galley is well appointed with all the chef needs, the nav station opposite has dedicated laptop work area and good electrical switch panel plus a full bathroom with dual access from the for'ard master cabin and saloon. The folding saloon table will seat eight comfortably too.
Well powered by the 40hp Yanmar Diesel the easily driven hull cruises effortlessly at 6 plus knots in most conditions.
The boat has been well maintained by its experienced yachtsman owner and now presents in EXCELLENT CONDITION.
He is committed to sell and has priced it to represent AMAZING VALUE in today's market.
Don't miss this great opportunity to purchase a very competitive quality racing yacht that offers the ability to cruise with little compromise for family and friends too.
NOTE the First 40 is regarded as being VERY COMPETITIVE UNDER IRC and this boat is no exception, it has a current IRC (and AMS) certificate's, why not look at competing in the iconic 75th Sydney Hobart plus the early January 2020 IRC National championships here in Hobart with a boat that will guarantee results when sailed well.
Please contact John Radonic for more information on 0459 322 862
Derwent Boat Sales offers the information on this vessel including condition, in good faith as provided by the Owner/Vendor. While confident about the accuracy we cannot Guarantee or Warrant it but will assist any prospective purchaser verify this as part of the purchase process.
The for'ard cabin has a large double berth, hanging locker, great light with portholes and opening deck hatches (fitted with blinds when required) while the twin aft cabins each have a large double berth, good locker space, plus opening porthole for ventilation and another fixed port for light (curtains fitted). In race mode foldaway pipe cots are also fitted
A fully enclosed bathroom with access form both the saloon and for'ard cabin has manual marine toilet, hand basin with hot/cold pressurised water plus shower head and moulded shower tray.
The galley to port is fully functional whether in cruise or race mode, 2 burner gas stove with oven, a top opening 100ltr 12v fridge unit plus large stainless steel sink and stacks of storage.
Saloon Table Cover
Navigation Area Cover
12 Volt Electrical panel including Voltmeter, Battery and Fuel warning gauges, Water and Fuel Tank level gauges
LED Navigation Lights
Halogen cabin lights
240 Volt system with Shore Power, Internal 240V points, 40AH Battery Charger
Full TACKTICK instruments package, log/speed, depth plus wind including repeaters at mast
Raymarine 49E VHF Radio with DSC Function ( 2 Way VHF/Stereo cockpit speaker switch )
1 X Mainsail (offshore)
1 X Mainsail (offshore) Stratis Carbon/Ice double tafferta NEW Dec 2014
1 X Code 1 Light Jib
1 X Code 2 Medium Jib
1 X Code 3 Heavy Jib
1 X Code 4 #4 Jib
1 X Masthead. 75oz Spinnaker
1 X Masthead Assymetrical Spinnaker NEW 2013
1 X Fractional 1.5oz Spinnaker
1 X Fractional Assymetrical Spinnaker
1 X Code 2 Light Jib (as per light #1) NEW JUNE 2016
ALL SAILS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION
Dyform stainless steel wire rigging
Solid Boom Vang adjustable from both sides
Quality running rigging
Factory First 40 Bowsprit
2 X Harken Self tailing Mainsheet Winches, Electric Operation
4 X Harken Self Tailing Winches
German Mainsheet System
3 X Double Clutches/Jammers to port, 2 X Double and 1 X Single Clutches/Jammers to starboard
NOTE: Many additional items specially fitted to enhance trim functions and minimise wear and tear around the boat.