MANTA is one of the high quality Wauquiez French built cruising/racing sloops. These are known to provide a fast turn of speed. They also have an attractive teak interior with quality joinerwork. If you are looking for an ideal cruising boat for two with an emphasis on quality rather than volume, MANTA is a great candidate. She also represents excellent value at her attractive asking price. The Wauquiez's are well-known as blue water capable vessels that are highly regarded amond sailors worldwide. Please call us for a viewing, and thank you for your interest.
Please contact Annie Gray at 207-363-7997
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Builder: Wauquiez Boats, Bordeaux France
Designer: Donald Pye - Holman & Pye
LOA: 32 ft 8 in
Beam: 11 ft 2 in
LWL: 27 ft 3 in
Maximum Draft: 6 ft 6 in
Displacement: 11000 lbs
Ballast: 4800 lbs
Total Power: 27 HP
Engine Brand: Volvo
Year Built: 2008
Engine Model: Penta
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Power: 27 HP
HULL & DECK:
Fin keel with lead ballast; skeg hung rudder.
White hull, royal blue double boottop, blue bottom.
Hull # 194.
Light gray non-skid fiberglass decks.
Double S/S Goiot bow and stern rails; 2012 double S/S wire lifelines and port and starboard gates.
Aluminum extruded toerails.
Anchor well in foredeck with anchor roller.
Cockpit sole with custom teak grates.
Two Bomar deck hatches; 2 solar powered vents.
Moulded fiberglass cabin trunk with teak handrails.
2006 bottom sand blasted and epoxy coated with 2 coats Interprotect, finished with red ablative bottom paint with blue coat on top.
Older gray Dodger with aluminum frame.
Edson pedestal wheel steering with teak cockpit table.
Schwing Pilot windvane and rudder.
Fuel: 23 gallons in aluminum tank.
Water: 70 gallons in 2-35 gallon bladder tanks - new 5-7 years ago.
Holding: 23 gallons in poly tank; Dometic Sealand discharge pump & y-valve to deck overboard.
ENGINE & MECHANICAL:
2008 Volvo Penta 27 hp diesel, 3 cylinder, FWC, with 2008 Volvo 130B saildrive - 2.19:1, with 768 hours as of 4/18.
3 blade Volvo folding prop.
Parker R20S fuel filter.
Cruising speed: 5.5-6 knots under power.
3 Group 30 AGM batteries, 2 Group 30 house, 1 starter.
Xantrex Link 1000 battery monitor.
Flexcell solar panel with regulator.
No shore cord, but set up for 110V outlets.
Traditional layout with vee berth forward with large hatch, teak finish, storage areas and good lighting.
The head is to port with new Groco Par manual head, holding tank, vanity and handheld shower (cold only).
Across to starboard is a double hanging locker with shelves and hanging area.
The salon has L-shaped settee to port which converts to a double, and a straight settee to starboard with centerline drop leaf, table and lots of storage under the berths.
The galley is to starboard with icebox, Plastimo 2 burner LPG stove (1-4 lb tank) and oven, S/S sink and cabinets.
Aft to port is a sit down nav station with quarter berth aft.
Varnished teak and holly sole.
Spring 2018 revarnished and refinished face of icebox and top of chart table.
2014 Raymarine linear-arm autopilot.
2007 Raymarine ST60 wind/knotmeter.
2007 Furuno 1621 MKII Radar.
2001 Furuno GPS Navigator GP-31.
ICOM VHF radio with ram mic.
New Ritchie compass.
Jensen CD/AM/FM stereo.
SAILS & RIGGING:
Approximately 2007 fully battened mainsail, by Quantum.
Partial battened main – older, original.
Cruising spinnaker with sock – original, lightly used.
COMMENTS: MANTA is one of the high quality Wauquiez French built cruising/racing sloops. These are known to provide a fast turn of speed. They also have an attractive teak interior with quality joinerwork. If you are looking for an ideal cruising boat for two with an emphasis on quality rather than volume, MANTA is a great candidate. She also represents excellent value at her attractive asking price. The Wauquiez's are well-known as blue water capable vessels that are highly regarded among sailors worldwide. Please call us for a viewing, and thank you for your interest.
Potential purchasers should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht. These specifications are believed to be correct but cannot be guaranteed. Specifications are provided for information purposes. Data was obtained from sources believed reliable but is not guaranteed by owner or brokers. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. Vessel subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.