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1985 Dynamique 63

17 October, 2012 by EVAN

About this Sailboat:

Dynamique 63

Yacht Details
Hull, Deck & Superstructure
Hull construction of solid GRP laminate
Deck & superstructure construction of GRP sandwich
All Teak laid decking replaced in 2008
Keel & Rudder
Keel bolts and keel joining completely replaced 2010
Aluminum rudder blade connected to steering gear . Steering cables replaced and steering stripped down/serviced 2008

Engine & Gearboxes:
Perkins 6.354 inline 6-cylinder diesel engine 120hp 
Hurth gearbox (reconditioned 2011)
Fresh water cooling via raw water intake and heat exchanger (new FW pump and heat exchanger removed and serviced 2011
Maintenance & Performance
Engine last serviced: November 2011 (cooling system and gear box overhauled Jan 2011)
Cruising speed – approx 5-7knots @ 1000 – 1200 rpm
Maximum speed – approx 10 knots
Fuel consumption at cruising speed – approx 6 litres per hour @ 6 knots
Propulsion & Steering
3-bladed fixed propeller
Stern gland replaced April 2011
Wheel steering via wire to quadrant and emergency tiller fitting
Electrical Systems
Voltage Systems
12v DC domestic, 24v DC domestic system, 24v DC engine start
220v ring main from generator and shore power
Battery Banks
2x 12v engine start batteries (new 2008)2x 12v 220 amp/h domestic batteries connected in series (24v) (new 2011)
1x 12v domestic battery (new 2011)
1x 12v generator start battery (new 2011)
24v domestic batteries can be used for engine start if required

Equipment on Board:

Northern Lights 15kw 50/60Hz 220/240v diesel generator (1998)
Generator serviced 2009 (cooling system overhauled 2011)
Currently not used – needs full service
Shore Power
220v 50Hz shore power connection with connector cables
Other Electrical
220v British sockets throughout interior

Plumbing Systems
Fresh Water & Water Heating System:
Pressurized water system via 24vDC fresh water pump
Hot water produced by engine system or via 220vAC immersion heater element in hot water storage tank powered by shore power or generator.
Water maker
On board but not used – full service required
Bilge Pumps
1x manual bilge pump located in cockpit
5x 24vDC electric bilge pumps located engine bilge, amidships centre, std cabin, fwd cabin & sail locker
Grey & Black Water
Grey water discharges directly to sea via 24vDC sump pump. 1 fwd and 1 aft.
Black water discharges to sea

Navigation Equipment
In cockpit
Northstar M121 chart plotter/GPS/sonar 24v (new 2008)
Raymarine  autopilot – new hydraulic ram 2009
Nexus wireless wind instrument (new 2008)
At chart table
Northstar M84 12v as above with independent GPS antenna (new 2008)
Furuno radar – independent screen
Communications Equipment
Northstar VHF DSC fixed radio
2x Icom handheld waterproof/floating VHF
SSB (not presently connected or warranted but believe to be in working order)
Satellite phone (not connected)

Domestic Equipment
Stainless steel 3-burner gimbaled gas stove with oven
Microwave oven (2010)
220v 0r 24v full length fridge freezer
Hot & cold water supply to galley sinks
4x 24v electric flushing marine heads pumping directly to sea
hot & cold water supply to sink with pull-out shower attachment
24vDC pump out for shower trays
Heating & Ventilation
220vAC air-conditioning system with 3x compressors supplying outlets throughout yacht with controls in most cabins (A/C system and pumps need servicing).
12v fans in every cabin and galley
Opening hatches throughout

Dynamique 63
Dynamique 63
Dynamique 63
Dynamique 63
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