Beneteau First 40.7 Distinction
Beneteau First 40.7 Distinction for sale | 11.92m (39'1") | 2005 | 1x diesel 40hp | GRP Construction | Fin underwater profile | 8 sleeping berths | Boat REF# 134521
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|Designer||Farr Yacht Design|
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|Fuel capacity||130.0 ltr (28.6 USG) Total - 1 Tanks|
|Water capacity||640.0 ltr (140.8 USG) Total - 2 Tanks|
|Engine||1 x diesel 40hp|
|Engine make and model||Volvo Penta 2040 SD (2005)|
|Engine Hours||engine1: 1500|
|Prop(s)||2 bladed folding.|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||Not Recorded|
|Cruising speed (approx)||6 knots|
|Max speed (approx)||7 knots|
New prop and hub March 2011.
Dimensions10% Discount on Boat Insurance
|Draft Min||2.50m (8'2")|
|Draft Max||2.50m (8'2")|
Rig10% discount on rigging
Sloop rigged Eurospars Aluminium spars (2011) with Rod standing rigging (2011)
SailsNew Sails Upgrade?
|Reefing mainsail||Sanders - Slab (2012)|
|Headsail||North 3DL - Other (2011)|
|Other sails||2 other mainsails (2007)|
|5 x Spinnakers (2011)|
|3 x Dacron headsails (2012)|
|2 x Kevlar headsails (unknown year)|
Current IRC rating is 1.057 - one of the lowest-rated 40.7's
Light Grey Hull
Sparcraft 'racing rig' mast and rods all replaced in August 2011 with new by Eurospars/HYS rigging. Boat has done Cowes Week, Fastnet, Dartmouth & LBCC since then.
Harken 'big-boat' spinnaker track & ball-bearing car (cost £1,000)
Harken carbon luff head-foil
Upgraded main & genoa clutches (Spinlock XX - 2010)
Outhaul purchase inside boom
Upgraded vang (boom plate, purchase)
2 x 1 Main halliard
New halliards (2 x kite, main, genoa, pole uphaul) - August 2011
1 fractional, 1 masthead kite halliard.
1 x carbon + 1 x aluminum spinnaker pole
Spare forestay with Facnor furling gear - for cruising.
This yacht is currently on a charter fleet, which listing provided circa £15K of net revenue in 2011
She has many years of charter, competition and cruising life left in her.
She is a proven race-winner on the corporate charter circuit.
Currently highest placed 40.7 (of 6 entries) in this year's Hamble Winter Series
3rd Winter Series IRC1 2010 (top 40.7)
4th Spring Series IRC2 2011 (top 40.7, beat J/111)
4th RORC Easter Regatta IRC2 2011 (2nd 40.7)
8th RORC Morgan Cup IRC2 2011 (top 40.7)
Strong charter revenues - inshore and offshore.
Boat name and sponsorship will be retained by current owner.
12 volt, 3 batteries charged by: engine, shore power
Construction10% discount on ultrasonic antifouling
Hull, keel and rudder fully race-faired.
Keel shoe for improved upwind performance when light-crewed.
Nautix A4 T-speed racing antifoul - taken back to gelcoat Jan 2011 and refaired.
|Total # of berths||8|
|No. of double berths||3|
|No. of single berths||2|
|Heads||1 heads (Sea Toilet)|
|Pressurised water system|
|Hot water system|
2 burner propane Stove
|VHF DSC radio|
Raymarine C80 plotter
Multiplexed PC link - Raytalk to IMEA0183
Raymarine ST60 instrumentation - wind, autopilot, 3xMast readouts
Log, Depth Sounder
Raymarine windvane - new Aug 2011
LED tricolour masthead light - new Aug 2011
Steaming/deck light - new Aug 2011
3 x new batteries June 2011 - (2 x service, 1 x Engine start). Jump-start shunt from service to engine battery
Standard navigation lights + internal lighting
Navtex (without aerial)
AC mains power converter
AIS & Mastervolt invertor available at additional cost
2 halyard winches
4 sheet winches
(danforth / Kedge)
0.00m (0'0") of chain
4 fenders, 2 mooring lines, Main anchor + cable / rope. Kedge anchor + part chain / part rope cable
Flares (RORC pack). Lifebuoy x 2 Danbuoy x 1
6 * lifejackets.
2 x Cockpit boxes for offshore/cruising
Safety Equipment10% Discount on courses
2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 electric)