OFFERS INVITED - Farr 40 Built 1997 ( Modified out of Class )
This is an oppertunity to own a Grand Prix race yacht and enjoy the thrill of a Class one race yacht for a very attractive price.
She is priced to sell so be quick !!!.
Loa: 40.72ft - 12.41m
Lwl: 35.27ft - 10.75m
Beam: 13.22ft - 4.03m
Draft: 8.53ft - 2.60m
Displacement: 10,902lbs - 4,945kgs
Ballast: 4,960lbs - 2,250kgs
Builders: Carroll Marine USA.
Designer: Bruce Farr Yacht design.
Volvo Penta MD2030 Inboard Diesel engine on Saildrive.
Total Power: 30hp
3 x Cylinders.
2 Blade Bronze folding propeller.
Fuel capacity: 20 gallons - 76litres.
Water capacity: 42gallons - 159litres.
Hull, Deck and superstructure are all of GRP ( Vinyl ester composite )
Deep Lead Keel with swept Bulb.
Spade balanced rudder.
Blue Alcantara type upholstery.
'Thunderbird has undergone extensive underhull reworks to rectify a delamination problem due to ingress of water to her balsa core. The underhull was stripped back to expose the Balsa core which in turn was removed replaced and under hull re-sheathed and epoxied.
This has led to her no longer being in One design spec as well as other optimising works carried being carried out.
There are 12 volt electrics throughout supplied by 2 x 12 volt batteries which in turn are charged by an engine alternator.
12v distribution panel.
There is accommodation for 8 persons below decks.
Please see layout plan and photos attached.
Double spreader fractional rig in Carbon with Stainless steel rod rigging manufactured by Southern Spars.
Running rigging mainly made up of Spectra Dyneema.
Racing Headfoil to Forestay.
1 x Slab Reef to Mainsail.
Fixed Bow sprit for Asymetric's ( No longer set up for Symetric Spinnakers )
Hydrailic Backstay adjuster.
Mainsail IRC by Quantum Sails well used.
Mainsail to Class spec used.
No.1 Light/Medium Jib by Doyle Sails used.
No.2 Jib by Quantum Sails used.
No.3 Jib by Quantum Sails used.
No.4 Jib by Quantum Sails used.
A2 Asymetric spinnaker by North Sails used.
A3 Asymetric Spinnaker by North Sails used.
A5 Asymetric Spinnaker by Quantum Sails used.
No.1 Light/Medium Jib by North Sails 3Di Raw (New 2016 unused still at loft )
2 x Bilge Pumps.
Horseshoe lifebelt and strobe light.
Firdell blipper Radar reflector.
Full deck level and Masthead Navigation lighting.
VHF Radio with Masthead antenna.
Stereo Radio CD Player
Full hull supported yard cradle.
Many many sundry items included with boat.
Warps and Fenders.
Great Harbour Yachts LLP
The Sugar Warehouse, East Hamilton Street
Greenock, Renfrewshire PA15 2UT