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  1. 1984 Suncoast 40

    October 6, 2011 by EVAN

    About this Sailboat:

    SUNCOAST 40…1984. Steel. Netherlands.
    Price reduced for quick sale.

    Centre cockpit, steel, staysail ketch. 47’ overall (bowsprit to davits) The entire hull was sandblasted and repainted 2010. The yacht has a fixed deck house. Twin steering stations with retro fitted stern rudder on tiller as well as wheel steering in built in centre cockpit. Large, comfortable, stern cabin with walk-through, compact galley, dedicated navigation desk, salon with double and single berths, head and vanity, forepeak cabin with double berth. Sleeps 7. New cushions and squabs through-out, new covers. Engine access, large aft cabin with large bed. 200 W solar panels and two wind generators. Diesel generator, new dinghy and 2 x 5 hp outboard.

    Equipment on Board:

    Log Compass GPS Wind indicator – speed and direction VHF radio 2x Autopilot AUTO HELM 5000 2 Wind Generators Solar cells Winsteuerung Gangway 2 stern mounted wind turbines wired into the domestic power battery banks providing approximately 10 amps in steady 15 knot winds (aerogen requires 3 replacement blades), 3 large solar panels, 2 wired into the domestic battery banks and 1 into the start battery (delivering 5 to 8 amps under normal conditions of sunlight). 1 generator mounted above propeller shaft to generate from shaft spin whilst under way. Fuel 130 liter stainless steel fuel tank under stern berth, 220 liter painted black-iron ( newly fabricated to size and fitted) fuel tank under port salon berth, 160 liters in deck mounted plastic jugs, 510 liters in all. Water in 1 x 200 liter flexible tank encased within previous keel tank plumbed to sink with manual pump, 4 x 50 liter deck-mounted cylindrical plastic tanks, 4 x 20 liter plastic jugs, spare 130 liter flexible tank (not fitted), 480 liters in all. Petrol in 1 x 25 liter plastic tank for out-board.