Farr 40

65,000 Tax Paid | Hamble, near Southampton United Kingdom
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Summary

  • Make Farr
  • Model 40
  • Year 1997
  • LOA 40ft/12m
  • Class Performance Sail
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Keel Fin Keel
  • Rig Sloop
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Drive Sail Drive
  • Layout Aft Cockpit
  • Berths 8
  • Ancasta Ref 31043
  • Name Thunderbird

Overview

Farr 40 built in 1997, recent £25,000 refit including new standing rigging and sails. She presents a great opportunity to have a race ready competitive boat at a cheap entry level price.

Contact Ancasta Port Hamble on 0044 (0)23 8045 0000 or hamble@ancasta.com for further information or to arrange an appointment to view.

Build

FARR 40 DESIGNED BY BRUCE FARR
Built by Carrol Marine in 1997

CONSTRUCTION:
GRP Vinyl Ester Composite
Aluminium grid keel: steel fin, lead bulb
Blue painted hull
Light painted gel coat on coachroof and deck
Blade rudder
Tiller steering

LOA 12.41m - 40.72'
LWL 10.75m - 35.27'
BEAM 4.03m - 13.22'
DRAFT 2.60m - 8' 6"
DISPLACEMENT 4,925 kgs - 10,902 lbs
KEEL BALLAST 2,250 kgs - 4,960 lbs

All figures approximate

Spars & Rigging

SLOOP RIG
Sparcraft two spreader carbon fractional mast
Aluminium boom
Stainless steel rod standing rigging new 2017
Headfoil
Running rigging in Spectra/Dyneema
2 metre bowsprit

Sail Inventory

Aramid mainsail by G.P Sails 2018
Kevlar mainsail by Quantum Sails 2012
Farr 40 Class mainsail
No. 1 Genoa 3DL by North Sails 2017
No. 2 Genoa Kevlar by Quantum Sails 2012
No. 3 Genoa Kevlar by Quantum Sails 2012
No. 4 Genoa Kevlar by Quantum Sails 2012
A 2 spinnaker by North Sails 2016 (being repaired)
A 3 spinnaker
A5 spinnaker
Storm jib
Tri sail

(A 2 0.9oz spinnaker on order for 2019 - Purchase by negotiation)


Hardware

MACHINERY
Volvo Penta MD2030 30HP 1997
Saildrive
New Gaitor and ring 2017
Twin blade folding propeller 2018

ELECTRICS
2 x 128AH batteries 2017
1 x MCA 1000A 2017
Shore power cable

TANKAGE
1 x stainless steel fuel tank 35 lts

WINCHES:
2 x Harken 3 speed genoa winches
2 x Harken 2 speed halyard/spinnaker winches
2 x Harken 2 speed mainsheet winches

Extras

ACCOMODATION
Sleeps 8 in single berths, blue canvas bunks
Gas 3 burner stove
Sink
Jabsco sea toilet

NAVIGATION EQUIPMENT
Compass
Speed/log/wind/depth 2017
B&G Chartplotter
VHF

GROUND TACKLE
Bruce anchor with chain
Kedge anchor with 10m warp

SAFETY EQUIPMENT
2 bilge pumps
Nav lights lower and Tri colour
3 x fire extinguishers
Fire blanket
2 x Lifebuoys
Epirb

GENERAL EQUIPMENT
Warps
Fenders
Boat hook
Cockpit cover
Cradle
Radio




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