2004 ARCHAMBAULT A40

€60,000 tax paid

Nicely updated cruiser/racer

General Information

Manufacturer/ModelArchambault A40
DesignerM. Joubert & B. Nivelt
Year2004
CategorySail
New or UsedUsed
Sale StatusAvailable
Price€60,000
Tax/VAT StatusTax paid
LyingLa Spezia, Italy
Reference1727924

Specifications

LOA12m
LWL10.57m
Beam3.77m
Draft2.46m
Displacement6500kg
EngineVolvo MD-2030 29hp
Fueldiesel
Fuel Capacity76l
Hull ConstructionGRP
Keel TypeFin Keel
Berths8
Cabins3
Drinking Water Capacity98l

Description

Fully updated example of the famous one design Archambault A40, THOGIUCHIA is a perfect boat for competitive racing or easy fun sailing without breaking the bank. Fully serviced and with a huge sail wardrobe for all conditions.

FURTHER BROKER’S COMMENTS:

Extremely well maintained and carefully sailed, THOGIUCHIA offers a very inexpensive entry into competitive racing or even just fast cruising. THOGIUCHIA’s highlights include:-
• Carbon fibre bowsprit.
• mast-mounted 20/20’s NKE mast instruments.
• Huge sail wardrobe with carbon and Kevlar laminates.
• Upgraded Raymarine hybridtouch navigiation instruments including plotter.
• Inflatable dinghy

Specification

CONSTRUCTION

RCD Status:
• The yacht conforms with the essential safety requirements of Directive 94/25EC (Recreational Craft Directive) and is categorised A – “Ocean”

Hull Construction:
• White GRP hull laminated in vinylester resin, hand laid-up with a foam-cored sandwich construction.
• Solid laminate around deck fittings with embedded alloy plate
• Solid laminate at all through-hull fittings, keel frame and rudder fittings

Deck & Superstructure Construction:
• GRP deck laminated in vinylester resin, hand laid-up with a sandwich construction.
• Exposed deck surfaces finished in white gelcoat and non-slip finish
• GRP non-slip, cockpit sole and seating and bathing platform.

Keel & Rudder:
• Ballast fin keel with iron fin and lead bulb
• GRP rudder blade with aluminium rudder stock and low-friction needle bearings

MACHINERY

Engine & gearbox:
• Volvo MD-2030 3-cylinder naturally aspirated diesel engine producing 29hp
• Fresh water engine cooling via raw water intake and heat exchanger
• Single lever gear/throttle control
• Saildrive gearbox

Service & Maintenance:
• Engine hours – TBC
• Date of last engine service – Spring 2019

Propulsion & Steering:
• Wheel steering with large diameter
• 2-bladed folding propeller

ELECTRIAL SYSTEMS

Voltage systems:
• 12vDC primary domestic system with 12vDC starting circuit and 220v AC via shorepower or inverter

Battery Banks:
• 1x 12vDC 80Ah engine start battery
• 2x 12vDC 80Ah service batteries

Charging / Inverter:
• Dolphin 12/220v automatic battery charger
• Inverter 500w

Alternators:
• 12vDC engine-mounted alternator

PLUMBING & GAS SYSTEMS

Fresh Water:
• Pressurised hot and cold water supplied via 12vDC pressure pump
• Hot & cold pressurised water to galley, heads and shower.

Bilge Pumps:
• 1x 12vDC electric bilge pump with manual override control
• 1x manual bilge pump.

TANKAGE

Fuel:
• 76 litres stainless steel fuel tank

Fresh Water:
• 98 litres PVC fresh water tank

NAVIGATION & COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT

In Cockpit:
• NKE Gyropilot Autopilot
• FUSION radio panel

At Chart Table:
• Furuno GPS/WAAS Navigator
• Raymarine Hybridtouch chartplotter
• 230Vdc Socket

Communications Equipment:
• ICOM VHF

DOMESTIC EQUIPMENT

Galley:
• Gimballed gas stove with two burners
• Sink with hot & cold water supplies

Heads:
• Jabsco manual marine heads
• Hot & cold pressurised water supply with shower

Entertainment:
• Fusion Hi-fi with speakers

ACCOMMODATION

Summary of Accommodation:
• The interior layout has two double cabins aft and one main cabin forward.
• The forward main cabin is a roomy kind size bed cabin with storage both port side and starboard side.
• The galley is aft portside the main cabin with a gimballed gas stove and the a sink.
• Opposite on the starboard there is the heads with a manual salt water head and sink with hot and cold waster
• Aft of the galley the living accommodations have been equipped to suit the needs of the offshore race with a practical bench seats port and starboard in the saloon.
• Amidships in the saloon is a large leaf table which has and is mounted on a sturdy stainless steel hoop for easy removal.
• A big fridge is portside in the living room opposite to the chart table.


DECK EQUIPMENT

Rig:
• Two spreader aluminium mast
• Harken genoa furler
• Rod vang
• German mainsheet system with full width cockpit track
• Carbon fibre retractable bowsprit
• Harken spinnaker track on mast (no Spinnaker pool)
• I: 50.88 ft / 15.51 m
• J: 15.42 ft / 4.70 m
• P: 51.77 ft / 15.78 m
• E: 17.55 ft / 5.35 m
• SPL/TPS: 17.32 ft / 5.28 m
• SA Fore: 392.28 ft2 / 36.44 m2
• SA Main: 454.28 ft2 / 42.20 m2
• SA Total upwind: 846.57 ft2 / 78.65 m

Winches:
• 2x Lewmar 40 2-speed self-tailing cockpit winches
• 2x Lewmar 48 3-speed self-tailing primary winches
• 2x Lewmar 40 2-speed self-tailing at companionway

Sails:
• Dacron full batten main
• Dacron furling jib
• Carbon fibre genoa
• Carbon fibre jib
• Carbon fibre full batten main
• Symmetric Spinnaker
• Asymmetric Gennaker

General:
• Hot and cold shower in the cockpit
• Bathing ladder

Anchoring & Mooring:
• 12vDC electric anchor windlass
• Bruce 15kgs anchor with 6mm chain

Covers, Cushions & Canvas:
• Awning
• Mainsail cover

Dinghy:
• Inflatable dinghy


SAFTEY EQUIPMENT:

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferafts, Epirbs, fire extinguishers and flares etc. are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on-board as part of the sale of a used vessel may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owners specific needs.

Viewing arrangements

Lying La Spezia, Italy

Available to view strictly by appointment

Office Hours Mon- Fri 0900 – 17.00
Saturday by prior appointment

For more information or to arrange a viewing please contact us.

Please Note: Due to the varying locations of our yachts, your travel time and the distances that may be involved, we recommend that you only make arrangements to view if you are actively considering purchase.

Lead Broker: Michele Antonini – Grabau International (Italia)
Tel: +39 333 74 89 281
Email: enquiries@grabauinternational.com

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