40' Beneteau Oceanis 400 '93 "Mermaid"
MERMAID is a 40’ Beneteau Oceanis 400 ‘93 sloop which has been completely upgraded. She has a fin bulb keel, draws 5’6” and has a wide 12’10” beam, has a walk-through transom, double spreaders, 2 flag halyards, 2 radar reflectors, fully battened mainsail, lazy jacks, stack pack, aluminum mast, Strong System bat cars, a roller furling 130% Genoa, 889 square feet of sail area (PHRF rating 105), adjustable bow sprit with a lime green colored Code 0 roller furled spinnaker, adjustable whisker pole mounted vertically on the mast, Bruce anchor with 200 feet of chain, windlass, saltwater wash-down, 50 hp Perkins diesel engine, 120 amp alternator, fixed 3-blade prop, propane locker , 4 Lewmar winches (two 30’s and two 48s), 12 Spinlock clutches, 41 gallon diesel fuel tank, two 70-gallon water tanks, four 4-D AGM batteries (220 amp engine starter battery, 660 amp house bank), Heart Interface Link 2000-R, non-skid fiberglass and teak decks, anodized aluminum, and stainless steel hardware, 7 Lewmar hatches and 10 portholes, new wiring and electrical panels, Wema tank gauges, and Hunter green canvass (bimini, folding dodger, awning, screens, helm cover...). Operations and maintenance manuals, diagrams, and operating instructions are available for all boat systems and equipment. All lines (including reefing lines) run aft to the cockpit.
Below decks, there are 3 staterooms (forward stateroom with Pullman to starboard, 2 aft cabins with queen sized berths, plus table converts to a large bunk) with room for 7 people to sleep comfortably, HCM innerspring mattress in Pullman berth, hanging lockers and shelves, 2 heads (electric), two 20-gallon holding tanks with macerator pumps, sinks and showers, galley (with refrigerator and freezer – 12 volt and engine driven systems, ice maker, propane oven and stove, storage and stainless sink), saloon with seating for 6, halogen lighting, 7 quiet Calframo fans, navigation station, stereo / CD / DVD player with cabin and cockpit speakers, iPod connection, and 2 flat screen TV monitors.
Navigation instruments, include Ray Marine navigation instruments duplicated at both the helm and nav stations, VHF (Ray230) radio with intercom, fog horn, speakers and hailer, 24-mile RADAR with MARPA, GPS antenna and RL70 chart plotters, depth sounder, knot-meter, water thermometer, countdown timers for racing, wind instruments, below deck linear drive ST 6001 autopilot; Watchman night watch system.
Owner is selling because she wants to buy another boat.
This Beneteau 400 Oceanis features the sought after 3 cabin layout. There are large cabins to port and starboard aft with the nav station to starboard as you come down the companionway steps. Aft head is to port. The galley is to port of the large L shaped dinette. The forward cabin is spacious and has its own head and shower forward. Many opening hatches and port lights make Mermaid bright and airy.
All seller’s personal effects on board are excluded from the sale of this vessel