The Windy 31 Tornado has a deep V hull and that provides comfort and satisfaction to all onboard.
This is a great opportunity to purchase a very solid and safe family cruiser that benefits from twin Volvo KAD44 - 260hp diesel engines that give her an amazing 45knots top speed.
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Twin Volvo Penta KAD44DP 260hp diesels (Circa 550 hrs as of Aug 2016) - commissioned Mar 2016 following service by Rice Marine Engineering Dell Quay.
Duo-prop stern-drives and stainless steel propellers.
Trim tabs with Bennett indicators.
Maximum c.45 knots, cruising speed 28-32 knots.
Fuel tank (approx.): 130 gallons, (591 litres) in one aluminium tank.
Freshwater tank (approx.):35 gallons, (159 litres) in one aluminium tank.
These figures are taken from Volvo performance tests and intended as a guide only:
Revs Knots L/NM L/H DBA
1000 7.0 0.86 6 64
1500 9.0 1.77 16 75
2000 18.4 1.85 34 76
2500 29.4 1.70 50 77
2800 31.9 1.63 52 78
3000 33.2 1.75 58 79
3200 35.7 1.90 68 79
3400 39.3 1.93 76 80
3600 41.8 2.05 86 80
3800 43.4 2.12 92 81
3980 45.5 2.37 108 82
The 31 Tornado has a monohedral hull with variable section (20 degree deadrise at the stern). Three spray-rails per side ?? higher rail runs full length aft. Single main chine promotes a dry ride with increased accommodation volume. Construction from bi-directional woven rovings and topsides reinforced with Divinycell core, integrated bathing platform moulding. Laminated foam core frames and transverse stiffening bulkheads.
The hull and deck are white GRP, with blue Windy topsides stripe
Cockpit, fore-deck and bathing platform are teak laid
High gloss interior cherry joinery with blue/gold cloth cabin upholstery
White Windy cockpit upholstery with navy blue piping
2 deck fire extinguishers
Automatic extinguisher to engine compartment
Automatic / manual bilge pumps
Shore power & cable
3 x 12v batteries (1 x Engine, 2 x Domestic)
Pressurized freshwater system
Sink with thermostatic mixer in galley
Shower on transom
Tap with thermostatic mixer in heads compartment
Freshwater tank gauge at main helm station
20L engine calorifier in main engine bay with immersion heater
Sony radio/CD player with internal and external speakers
SIMRAD GPS chart plotter - new 2015
Raymarine depth sounder - new 2015
Icom IC-M411 VHF Radio
Suunto steering compass - new 2015
Auto & manual bilge pumps
Auto fire extinguisher in engine bay
Handheld fire extinguisher and fire blanket
Warps & fenders
Teak laid decking on the foredeck
Teak laid decking on the bathing platform
Teak laid decking in the cockpit
Blue hull stripe
Electric anchor windlass with self stowing bow roller
Tonneau cover in blue canvas
Covers for foredeck and bathing platform teak
L-shaped sofa in white Windy vinyl upholstery
Varnished wooden cockpit table
Shower on bathing platform
Electro-hydraulic opening engine hatch
Cockpit refrigerator with ice-box - not working
Sink (tap to be replaced)
Helmsman??s and co-pilot bolster seats (adjustable)
Self draining cockpit
6 stainless steel deck cleats
Fenders and mooring lines
Blue camper canopy
??TRUE BLUE?? sleeps 4-5 people in a forward sofa/double berth conversion, with infill table and cushions, and a full-beam aft cabin through a privacy curtain that can be made up as two twins or one huge double berth. A separate heads compartment to starboard faces the galley to port. The saloon seating on this example of the Windy 31 Tornado is finished with blue/gold patterned cloth , setting off attractive cream linings and complemented by well-finished cherry joinery. The galley is fitted with a white hard-wearing worktop. The accommodation is lit by 12V ceiling lights with chrome surrounds and reading lights to the aft cabin.
Hamble River Boat Yard
Bridge Road, Swanwick
Southampton, SO31 7EB