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Open 60

Open 60

Open 60 for sale.

Priced at R1.9m ex vat.

Launched 1998 and has had extensive refits over the years, the most recent been in Nov 2013. From the design office of Finot Conq, this Open 60 is in very good condition and recently refitted, new wiring, all kit serviced and will be racy ready in Dec 2014 and available for transfer late January 2014 in Rio de Janeiro.

Specifications:

  • L.O.A.: 18.28M
  • Beam: 5.6M
  • Draft: 4.5M
  • Displ: 9 Ton
  • Mast Ht: 25,5m Fixed
  • Upwind Sail Area: 246 sq m
  • Main: 169 sq m
  • Solent: 117 sq m
  • Spinnaker: Between 300 and 350 sq m
  • Hull: Carbon / Nomex 120
  • Shipyard: JMV Industries

Rig

Type – Fixed carbon fibre 3 spreader, carbon boom (2004)

Manufacturer – Alucarbon

Rigging – Lancelan PBO (2008); V1s & D1′s upgraded to PBO with new bottle screws February 2011

Machinery

Engine – Yanmar 3gm30 + Saildrive (27hp) New 2003

Generator – Fischer Panda 3.2KVA AGT 4000, new 2008, 440 hours

Fuel Filters – Separ and engine original

Running Rigging

New 2008

  • Main Halyard
  • Spin Halyard
  • Staysail Halyard
  • Staysail Sheets
  • Solent sheets
  • Mainsheet
  • Traveller lines
  • Spin sheets
  • Tack line
  • 3 reef pennants
  • Outhaul
  • Solent furling line – new 2011
  • Code sail furling line – new 2013
  • Assorted mooring warps

Spare lines

  • Main halyard
  • Spinnaker halyard
  • Genoa sheets
  • Solent sheets
  • Spin sheets
  • Staysail sheets
  • Reef pennants
  • Tack line
  • Assorted odd lines and lashing material
  • Cunningham and blocks

Sails

Main – North 2008 Spectra

Solent

  1. UK Halsey Carbon double taffeta. New June 2007
  2. North 2008 Spectra

Staysail

  1. North 2008 Spectra
  2. North 2004 Spectra

Spinnakers

  1. A1 – North 0.75oz with 0.9oz : 340m^2 :New 2013
  2. A2 – Incidence 0.75oz : 376m^2 : Good condition
  3. A3 – North 0.9oz : 312m^2 : Very good condition
  4. A5 – North 1.5oz : 295m^2 : Good condition
  5. Training – A1 – Incidence 0.75oz/2ply luff: 393m^2
  6. Training – A2 – North 1.5oz : 289m^2

Code 0 – Parker and Kay; old but excellent condition

Gennakers – North paneled Kevlar Code 6, good condition

Incidence Kevlar Code 6, good condition

North Code 3, Cuben Fibre, new 2008

Snuffers – ATN (4 of)

Miscellaneous – Staysail deck bag, dock/deck bag, sail covers, bags for all sails

Safety equipment

  • Miscellaneous – 1 of 406 EPIRB ACR Electronics, 2 radar reflectors fixed
  • 14 TPA’s, 2 Radar Reflectors loose,
  • 3 anchors; CQR, Bruce, fisherman’s + chain / chain and warp  (IMOCA / MCA compliant)
  • 4 webbing jackstays,
  • MECAL Training Manual,
  • MCA approved first aid kit,
  • Softwood bungs for every skin fitting
  • 3 emergency knives
  • Chemical glow sticks
  • Sail and Ballast crossover charts
  • SART
  • 4 of Radar reflectors
  • Medical Kit – MSOS full 2008 Vendee Globe medical kit
  • MCA Cat 2 coding Medical kit
  • Medical kit in use
  • Assorted splints etc
  • Shapes – 2 Black Balls
  • 1 Motoring cone
  • 1 Radar Reflector
  • Lights – 2 All Round Red lights (Not under Command)
  • 1 Anchor light; all round white
  • 24v Searchlight
  • 2 Emergency Torches
  • Sounds – Ships Bell  (Over 12 M)
  • 2 Fog Horns
  • Fire – 6 Fire extinguishers, min rating 13A113B
  • 1 Fire Blanket
  • Notices/Publications -SOLAS 1 or 2 Life saving signals tables
  • VHF procedures card
  • Nautical Almanac
  • Medecine a la Distance
  • Liferafts etc. – hydrostatic releases, for transom canister raft
  • 6 man Zodiac SOLAS A (New 2009) in canister. Serviced 2013.
  • Horseshoe buoys – 2 Lifebuoys
  • 2 Lifebuoy lights
  • 1 Lifebuoy buoyant line
  • 1 Inflatable Danbouy
  • 2 Drogues
  • Lifejackets – 14 with harness lines, lights and whistles, plus spares
  • Flares – Coastal Pack only
  • Pumps – Henderson Mk 5 bilge pump in cockpit
  • Whale Gusher 20 mobile bilge / fire pump
  • 24v Rule 2000 mobile pump
  • Ballast pump converts to bilge pump also

* All pumps can be linked through all bulkheads and to the  outside of the boat with lengths of pipe with connectors on.

Clothing

  • Guy Cotten Survival Suit
  • Fins
  • 10 sets Gill oilskins for guests plus assorted others

Spares

  • Engine – assorted filters, belts, impellors
  • Watermaker – seals and filters
  • Generator spares
  • 2 spare alternators plus 1 spare regulator
  • Ballast pump – 2 spare impellors, spare clutch, spare belts,
  • 5l Engine oil
  • 1l Gearbox oil
  • Many spare blocks
  • Spare balls and rollers for main cars and blocks
  • Andersen winch spares
  • Harken winch spares
  • Battens
  • B&G spares – performance unit, processors, rudder reference units etc

Miscellaneous

  • Vendee Globe grab bag
  • Emergency Water
  • GAS stove
  • Sail repair kit
  • 3 Diesel tanks (200, 200 and 88 l)
  • 10 sausage fenders
  • Mugs
  • Knives, forks and spoons
  • Teaspoons
  • Bowls
  • Can opener
  • 2 of Water makers – PUR Survivors, one new and unused 2008
  • Mikuni cabin heater serviced 2011
  • Dehumidifier (2013)
  • 2 of Steering compasses
  • Handheld compass
  • 2 buckets and lanyards
  • Sail ties
  • Boathook
  • Barometer
  • 15 waterproof containers for spares (14 of 25l, 1 of 10l)
  • Jabsco heads
  • Jabsco electric fuel transfer pump
  • Emergency water
  • Tool kit
  • Spare NKE Hydraulic Drive

Electronics and Communications Kit

Instruments – 2 B+G Hercules 2000 instrument systems, each with separate  masthead units, twin depth sounders and twin paddle wheels (on gravity switches) plus 4 spare paddle wheels.

  • Autopilot – 3 B+G Hydra autopilot systems (2 of B+G Gyros)
  • Pilot Drive Units – 2 NKE hydraulic drives
  • VHF – Cobra DSC
  • Radar – Raymarine C70 new 2008 (+ plotter)
  • Sat C – Thrane + Thrane Mini C
  • Fleet 77 – Stopped working 2009
  • PC Screens – 2 of LG 24v flat screen monitors
  • Iridium – Fixed Sailor
  • 1 Hand held GMPCS
  • GPS – Furuno
  • HH VHF – 2 of Entel Submersibles (2008)
  • Computers – Laptop running Expedition etc (2013)
  • Other – Active Echo transponder
  • Emergency VHF antenna
  • Inverter – 24 – 240 V 400W
  • Dropper – 24 to 12v
  • Batteries – 4 250Ah gel domestic (2 new in 2008, 2 new in 2012)
  • 1 110 Ah engine start new Dec 2007

Hardware

  • Winches – 5 Harken 65 2 speed
  • 1 Andersen traveller winch
  • Pedestal – Harken
  • Furlers – 4 Facnor (Solent, Genoa, 2 Code sails)
  • Mainsail – Antal Hardware
  • Alucarbon Batten Cars
  • Blocks – Fredriksen / Harken
  • Jammers/clutches –   Spinlock
  • Snap shackles – 8 Tylaskas

Extras

Two custom made splashes to fit on cradle for when boat is on hard. A mast jack and range of spares (for blocks, winches, engine, alternators, mast hardware, cordage, battens, valves, pipework etc.) are included.