1976 UFO 31
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- Engine/Fuel Type:
- Single / diesel
- Located In:
- Gillingham, Kent, United Kingdom
- Hull Material:
- Current Price:
- £ 8,750 (US$ 11,638)
This UFO 31 Cruising Yacht built by Colvic in 1976 has six berths in 2 cabins, with a large saloon for her size. This UFO31 has been extensively cruised by the owner who has owned the boat from new. She is offered for sale with a large inventory of sails. The owner is open to offers.
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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Designer: Holman & Pye
Flag of Registry: United Kingdom
LOA: 31 ft 0 in
Beam: 10 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 6 ft 0 in
Displacement: 8598 lbs
Total Power: 17 HP
Engine Brand: Mitsubishi - Sol
Year Built: 2008
Engine Model: Mini 17
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 70
Propeller: 2 blade propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 17 HP
Cruising Speed: 6 knots
Maximum Speed: 7 knots
Fresh Water Tanks: Plastic (20)
Fuel Tanks: Stainless steel (10)
Number of single berths: 4
Number of double berths: 1
Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 1
Seating Capacity: 6
Wind speed and direction
Manual bilge pump
Total Liferaft Capacity: 4
This UFO 31 offers six berths in two cabins. Forward is a double V berth with infill with storage beneath. The saloon finished in teak, offers four single berths, 2 settee berths and 2 pilot berths. The saloon has lots of storage space behind and below the settees. There is a central drop leaf saloon table which can comfortably seat six people. Saloon has 5'10 headroom.
The galley area to starboard has single stainless steel sink, stainless steel 2 burner cooker with grill. The galley has good storage all around. The Nav station is opposite to Port and again has lots of storage space. The Heads with marine toilet and sink is to Port and is located between the saloon and the forward cabin with a hanging locker opposite. Access to the engine is via the companionway steps.
The cockpit with its tiller steering provides a good secure space. It has large cockpit area with reasonable storage space with a dedicated liferaft locker.
Spars & Sails
This UFO 31 is a masthead rigged sloop with keel stepped Bowman aluminium mast and Sailspar boom with slab reefing mainsail and furling headsail. Stainless steel standing rigging and Terylene running rigging. Adjustable backstay, 2 x Spinnaker poles, Standing rigging is original but has been inspected regularly. 2 x sheet winches, 2 x halyard winches, 2 x spinnaker winches and 2 other winches.
1 x Gowan Mainsail, Dacron, age unknown, in good condition
1 x Gowan Furling Genoa, Dacron, age unknown, in good condition
1 x Light weight Genoa, Dacron, age unknown, in good condition
1 x Small Genoa, Dacron, age unknown, in good condition
1 x Working Jib, Dacron, age unknown, in good condition
1 x Cruising chute, age unknown, in good condition
1 x Spinnaker with snuffer, age unknown, in good condition
1 x Storm jib age unknown, in good condition
Located under the companionway steps is a twin cylinder 2008 Mitsubishi Sola Mini 17 Diesel engine 17HP which is in good condition. Engine has approx. 40 hours and was last serviced by the owner in 2014 has been hardly used since.. The engine is freshwater cooled. Single lever controls with electric start. Shaft drive to a 2 bladed folding prop with rope cutter. 1 x 45ltr stainless steel fuel tank. The vessel will cruise at 6 knots and has a maximum speed of 7 knots under engine.
2 x 12v 110AH batteries (1 x Engine, 1 x Domestic) new October 2012 charging from alternator and solar panel
- 2 x Bruce anchors with 100ft warp
- Sail cover - blue
- Swim ladder – stainless steel
- 4 x Mooring warps
- 6 x Fenders
- Winter storage trolley available by separate negotiation
- GRP dinghy with Honda 2.5hp outboard
- ICOM VHF DSC radio
- Echopilot forward facing sounder, log/speed
- Raymarine Wind system
- 2 x Bulkhead Compasses
- Garmin 451 GPS with UK,Ireland,Netherlands,& France maps
- Clock & Barometer
- Navigation Lights
- 2 x Fire Extinguishers
- 2 x Fire Blankets
- 2 x Jackstays - wire
- Radar reflector
- 5 x Harness points
- 2 x Fog Horns
- 1 x Arimar 4 man valise liferaft – in need of a service
- 2 x Lifebuoys
- 2 x Manual bilge pumps
Lead fin keel yacht with spade rudder
This UFO 31 built by Colvic in in 1976 but not commissioned until 1979, has a white GRP hull with white GRP superstructure with blue painted non-slip areas. It has a lead fin keel with a spade rudder. The boat has been owned by the current owner from new and has been sailed on and around the Medway and the continent. The boat has been stored ashore every winter on its purpose built launching trolley.
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