Weir Quay Devon UK|
Arco Iris is a very capable and comfortable long distance cruiser. New sails, new gearbox and high quality equipment throughout. An open plan bright interior layout is very comfortable for a couple and occasional guests.
Epoxy and coppercoat Ferrocement hull with GRP sheathed plywood deck.
She has been a much loved home and hobby for 17 years, but now not able to use her as much as she deserves so she needs a new owner for more adventures.
Full details at www.yachtarcoiris.com
|Vessel type:||Endurance 40|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Perkins 4.236|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||46'|
|Length at waterline:||33'|
|Hull material:||Ferro Cememt|
|Hull type:||Long keel|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Displacement:||18 metric tons|
|Dry Weight:||14 metric tons|
|Fuel capacity:||800 Litres|
|Water capacity:||800 Litres|
|Holding tank capacity:||85 Litres|
Open plan accommodation.
Saloon with two settee berths and good lighting from the coachroof windows. Large chart table inlaid with marquetry. Good stowage space. Hanging locker next to companionway.
Galley with fridge and three burner cooker with oven and grill. Stainless steel worktop.
Double berth with stowage and reading lights to port forward of the galley.
Two single berths to starboard, one opposit galley and one opposite double. Both with stowage.
Heads with Lavac, sink and shower.
Forecabin with double vee berth and stowage.
Ferrocement hull professionally built by Windboats of Norwich in 1985.
Deck plywood sheathed in GRP
First Launched 1997.
Hull epoxy coated with to pack paint above the waterline and Coppercoat below.
Dinghy & 4HP outboard
Keel cooled fridge
Mikuni heating running hot towel rail and water heating as well as air heating to saloon, mid area and forecabin.
Shore power system running battery charger, immersion heater and socket outlets.
24 volt 190 AH service batteries.
Separate engine start battery.
Sterling smart charger on engine alternator
DuoGen wind and water generator
Hydrovane self steering with Tillerpilot adaptor for motoring.
Stereo CD/radio with speakers in saloon and cockpit
Raymarine C120 chartplotter and Radar, on adjustable arm so can be viewed from the cockpit.
DSC VHF radio with remote mic in cockpit
Raymarine speed and depth with ST40 Bidata display at helm, repeat on C120.
Perkins 4.236 85 horsepower. Very reliable.
Borg Warner gearbox rebuilt 2019 after rope round prop incident, so as new.
Brunton Autoprop giving very flexible power with excellent economy and reduced propwalk.
Cutter rigged with self tacking staysail
Fully battened mainsail new 2015 but only lightly used.
Yankee and staysail new 2019
Standing rigging new 2018
Viking self righting liferaft
4 x lifejackets with sprayhoods and crotch straps and integral harnesses
Jackstays new 2019
Inflatable lifering/danboy combination
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.