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|Offered By||La Paz Yacht Sales|
BALLENA is a Formosa 41 Yankee Clipper, built by Ta-Chiao in Taiwan in 1974 to a William Garden design. Formosa / Ta Chiao yachts are much sought after and prized as long range cruising yachts for their bulletproof build and comfortable sea keeping qualities, with a hand laid, thick and very solid fibreglass hull and an encapsulated long keel.
She is a real gentlemans yacht from an age when form never gave way to function and with a big hand to some of the most beautiful yachts of a previous era.
Located in some of the world most renowned cruising grounds in the Sea of Cortez. La Paz, Mexico, the gateway to the Sea of Cortez. Lots of beautiful anchorages some with white sandy beaches many within a days sale of downtown. Come let the experts in yacht ownership in Mexico, show you how easy it is to begin your cruising dreams today.
This vessel is recommended to those who seek value in a spacious, live-aboard cruising boat that has been well maintained and is ready to go anywhere in the world.
Anchor locker forward with workshop area and good storage. Coming aft on starboard is the master stateroom with a pullman berth that slides out to make a double berth with custom mattress. Opposite is a large head with separate stall shower. The head has carved doors to the main salon and master stateroom.The main salon has two opposing settees with lots of outboard storage. Stbd setee can open into double berth. Up a step, the galley is to starboard, countertop with faucet. Opposite is a dinette that seats four comfortably. Sole teak & mahogany throughout. Dinette has Corian tabletop.The cockpit is extremely roomy, covered by dodger with strata glass windows and full mesh enclosures. Custom venetian blinds for larger interior port lights.
Custom teak table for extra counter space, teak cover for toaster/oven & shelves for pots & pans.
Blue Sea system panel, new wiring 19 DC breakers-8 AC, AC/DC inverter selector. Blue Sky Booster 2000E increases solar power by 15%. 30 amp solar controller.
Complete new engine insulation (Prime square panels design specially for sound proofing).
Cockpit upholstery (2017)
Mildew resistant material, upholstery in the main salon with cushions
Glass and teak frames in all four mayor windows of cabin top
Canvas hatch covers
Custom teak in cockpit w/coamings
Double lifelines and stanchions
|Max Bridge Clearance||55ft|
|Length at Waterline||37ft|
|Fresh Water Tank||85 gal ()|
|Fuel Tank||118 gal ()|
|Holding Tank||10 gal ()|