x7m(24ft) x 2.9m(9.6ft). Built by Benetti Shipyards, Italy, in 1980 and
refitted in 1989, 1996/7, 2000, 2004, and 2007/8. Steel hull and aluminum superstructure.
Engine/Machinery: Powered by
2x 375hp Caterpillar diesels giving a cruising speed of 11 knots with a max
of 12 knots, 1 x 60kw Caterpillar and 1 x 60kw Northern Lights generators,
fully airconditioned, Vosper stabilisers (Click
here for full detailed specification - word.doc file).
Layout: (see plan) Sleeps 8 in 4 large staterooms, each with own private
bathroom. Master Stateroom is fwd on the main deck, the VIP stateroom and a
guest stateroom on the lower deck, and one guest stateroom on the upper
deck. Separate crew quarters for 7 in 4 cabins, sharing 3 bathrooms.
is a beautiful example of a truly classic, full displacement, world cruising
yacht. She was built in 1980 at the prestigious Benetti Shipyard, a yard
having a history of top quality yacht construction since 1873. Although she
has charm and romance not found on more modern yachts, she is also built for
real blue water cruising and has proven to be self-sufficient in remote
locations for extended periods of time. She boasts a range in excess of
3,700 nautical miles. (Click
here for full details with photos - pdf file)