Twin of the prestigious "Charles Heidsiek" – which was second in the Whitbread Race 1984. This yacht is recently returned from a ten year round the world cruise. She has now been refitted in 2011 including paint, new sails, electronics, complete engine service etc. and is ready to go off for another 10!
Very robust, fast and set up for long distance crossings - the ideal Expedition Yacht!
Class A certified.
Panoramic view Pilothouse with second interior helm.
REDUCED IN PRICE. KEEN SELLER.
The owner has a new motor boat now and is cruising on her. Planeta Azul is packed away in a storage shed in Italy awaiting her new owner and new adventures.
Planeta Azul can be viewed at any time by appointment.
Please contact Simon Turner at +34 971 707900
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Builder: Pouvreau, Francia
Designer: Giles Vaton
Flag of Registry: Spain
LOA: 18.50 m
Beam: 5.20 m
Minimum Draft: 2.75 m
Displacement: 25000 kgs
Total Power: 150 HP
Engine Brand: Volvo
Year Built: 1985
Engine Model: TMD40A
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Power: 150 HP
Fresh Water Tanks: (1500 Liters)
Fuel Tanks: (1000 Liters)
Number of single berths: 1
Number of twin berths: 3
Number of cabins: 4
Number of heads: 3
Number of bathrooms: 3
Engine and Mechanical
Volvo 6 cylinder engine TMD40A, total hours 8000. Since total refit in 2005 in Australia,2000 hours 900 mile range 1000 litres fuel capacity Range approx 900 miles at 6 knots or 750 miles at 7.5 knots.
Exturn bowthruster, 2011
Link 10 battery control system Onan 7.5 Kva Generator , 1500 hours at Sept 2011 24V/220V Mastervolt 2500A convertor 2 x Mastervolt 24V/100A battery chargers Auxiliary engine alternator Motorola 100A Service batteries 900AH Independent Engine start and generator batteries "Superwind" eolian generator LED navigation and deck lights
Water Capacity: 1500 litres in aluminium tank, integrated with keel Plus 2 reserve tanks of 250 litres each in aluminium. Ecosystems watermaker 100 litres/hour, can function with convertor 2 x main water pumps, 2 on the sides, one at bow, 3 for showers and wc 1 x emergency pump Mark V 3 x Lavac electric heads
Wespacher gasoil heating
Navigation and Mechanical Systems
GPS Furuno GPS/Plotter Lorenz Radar Furuno, 2011 2 x VHF Icom ( Handheld VHF Icom x2 (one new in 2011) Radio BLU Kenwood AIS Simrad IRIDIUM Motorola telephone Inmarsat Thrane&Thrane telephone Electroguard active anode system Navtex Furuno, 2011 2 x autopilot ( 1 Raymarine + 1 Neco )both with double stations, interior and exterior helms. Simrad wind instruments 6 x Multi plus 1 Combi
Day and night binoculars
4 cabins, 3 for guests and one for crew The 3 guest cabins are doubles, one with side to side single beds with an ensuite bathroom, one with a double berth and a single Pullman above, and the fore cabin has 2 single berths. The forward cabins share a bathroom The crew cabin is aft and has a single berth and ensuite WC. Saloon with large U shape seating area (also for dining) and on starboard side an L settee. The chart table is on port side forward of saloon. The interior helm area is on starboard side.
The galley is aft, behind the saloon and has 2 fridges + 1 freezer, a Smev gas cooker and 1000w microwave oven. 120 litre hot water tank
Entertainment: Television DVD player Video vhf Music equipment
Galley: 2 fridges + 1 freezer Smev gas cooker 1000w microwave oven 120 litre hot water tank
Storage: There is excellent storage throughout the yacht - inside and also on deck (bow locker and stern locker).
Sails and Rigging
Marechal Mast and boom Wire rigging, 16mm 14mm Fully battened mainsail with Harken tracks and Lazy bag, 2011 Furling genoa and staysail 13 Lewmar electric winches: 5 x 65 6 x 55 3 x 45 2 winch handles adapted for all the winches 2 x spinnaker, simetric and asimetric Carbon fibre spinnaker pole attached to mast, 2011 Navtec hydraulic backstay tensor Double halyards for genoa, staysail, spinnaker and main All sails new in 2011 by Velas Elite in Dacron
3.4m tender with 2 x outboard engines (15hp Mercury and 4hp Yamaha)
Carbon fibre passarelle, 2011 Side swimming ladder 11 x Avon fenders 2 x circular fenders
Safety: Avon 8 person liferaft Lifejackets x 10 Flares EPIRB Sart Pathfinder
Bauer dive compressor Karcher pressure wash
Goiot anchor windlass CQR anchor 60lbs. CQR anchor 50lbs. 100m chain with 60m auxiliary rope Auto Anchor chain measure
Complete set of sheets, towels, crockery, glasses, cutlery, kitchen utensils etc. Tools and spares Paper charts and electronic charts of all the Mediterranean Varios paintings
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.