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- Engine/Fuel Type:
- Single / diesel
- Located In:
- Cherbourg, France
- Hull Material:
- Current Price:
- EUR 125,000 (US$ 135,063)
The J/120 is the ultimate crossover Cruiser/ Racer and Racer/Cruiser. The J/120 is a performance machine with cruising accommodations. AT 40ft her size will appeal to not only sailors who want to go fast around the race course but also to those who want to go from point to point and have real comfort once they get to an anchorage or marina.
This J120 has been lovingly maintained and comes with a great specification, viewing is not only advised but highly recommended.
Adrian Nicolle has been a Professional Yacht Broker for many years, Adrian Nicolle founded Nicolle Associates in 2001. His background is from a customer focused and service led industry and has a broad range of management skills having grown companies from start up to London stock exchange listed businesses with over 200 employees. An experienced sailor (200gt Commercially endorsed Master of Yachts) having extensively raced sailing yachts internationally and cruised motor yachts in many areas including the canal system through the length of France, he has served on the executive board of the Royal Southern Yacht Club as Chairman of Sailing and at Cowes Week as Chief Race Officer. While handling most types of yacht sales, Adrian specializes in large sail and motor yachts; he has the marketing and conveyance knowledge, experience, expertise and integrity to represent your needs before, during and long after your purchase.
Contact Adrian Nicolle by email using the link below, or at DDI +44 (0)23 8115 7013, M +44 (0)77 6883 4664 for more details.
Please contact Adrian Nicolle at +44 (0)23 8115 7013
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Builder: J Boats
Designer: Rod Johnstone
Warranty: 10 years
Flag of Registry: France
Hull Shape: Monohull
LOA: 40 ft 0 in
Beam: 12 ft 0 in
LWL: 35 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 7 ft 0 in
Displacement: 5851 kgs
Ballast: 2721 kgs
Dry Weight: 5851 kgs
Total Power: 40 HP
Engine Brand: Volvo Penta
Year Built: 2003
Engine Model: MD2040
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1000
Propeller: Folding propeller
Drive Type: Sail drive
Engine Power: 40 HP
Fresh Water Tanks: (340 Liters)
Fuel Tanks: (122 Liters)
Number of single berths: 6
Number of heads: 1
Electric bilge pump
Manufacturer Provided Description
The J/120 makes passage-making downwind under spinnaker - with only 2 people on a 40-footer - so easy, owners will have fun doing it every time they go sailing. J/120 's numbers upwind are amazing too. Exceptional performance and construction earned J/120 the distinction of being Cruising World magazine's Overall Boat Of The Year and the Best Value in a full-sized cruising boat. With an asymmetric spinnaker she'll do 7.2 knots at 150 degrees true wind angle in 10 knots of wind with a VMG of 6.3. Flying one of an asymmetrical is a one person job. Snuffer controls lead back to the cockpit. No one goes on deck when deploying, jibing, or dousing the spinnaker. To jibe, simply let off one sheet and pull in the other. It's safer. One comer of the spinnaker (the "tack") is always secure to the bowsprit, eliminating wild oscillations. The center-of-effort is located further forward and lower. Meaning balanced, "finger-tip" control rather than "white knuckled" round-up broaches. The asymmetric's greater power drives the apparent wind 30-50 degrees forward of the true wind angle. In light air and lumpy seas, the sail's greater area acts as a stabilizer.
Electronics and Navigation
- 1 pack IS15 STD2 comprising a set of 4 outdoor repeaters (log speedo with electronic sensor).
- 1 pack Wind.
- 1 VHF Simrad RD 68H.
- 1 AP20 pilot power unit with Lecomble & Schmitt VHM 40 ST 16 fitted to bar area with mini-giro compass and remote rx3000.
- 1 GPS Plotter SIMRAD CR44 + C-Map coverage Channel / Ireland / Scotland.
- 1 Receiver weather Navtex ICS Nav6 more.
- 1 AIS SIMRAD AI50.
1 marine radio receiver Sony TCF SW.
Radio 1 CD / FM + 2 HP in the square.
- Two spreader aluminium mast.
- Aluminium boom.
- Two reefing points.
- Retractable spinnaker pole.
- Furling headsail system.
- Hydraulic Backstay.
- Ball bearing mast cars.
- Lazy Jack system.
1 GV 5 battens 2 reefs in 3DL 580S (technora / carbon) (2010).
1 Solent furling 4 lattes 3DL 580S (technora / carbon) (2010).
1 light gennaker NORTH S = 165m² with dark blue sock (2008).
1 code 0 S = 90m in Norlam 1.7OZ furler Facnor FX2500 (Spring 2009).
1 GV 5 battens 2 reefs S = 46.5 m² Diaxx 240pp taffeta one side (2003).
1 Solent S = 33.5 m² Diaxx 240pp 4 lattes taffeta one side (2003).
1 Genoa medium S = 51m in Diaxx 180pp taffeta one side (2003).
1 ORC jib S = 23.50m² in Diaxx 240pp taffeta 1 side (snap) (2005).
S = 1 storm jib Fluorescent orange 9m (carabiners).
1 asymmetric spinnaker breeze S = 140m in Maxlite 1.5 OZ with red sock (end of 2004)
IJPE : 781.00 sq ft.
- I : 50.50 ft.
- J : 14.50 ft .
- P : 46.50 ft .
- E : 17.75 ft .
- Working Sail Area : 780.00 sq ft.
- Navy blue mainsail cover.
- Plastimo raft for 6 people (2014).
- Dropping Anchor Cobra 16 kg.
- Sail drive system.
- Gori three bladed folding propellor.
Nicolle Associates 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.
- This vessel is VAT Paid.
- As always photographs do not do justice so a viewing is highly recommended.
- This boat is lying in Cherbourg France.
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