Blue Water fast Catamaran - CenterBoarder - 3 Cabins - 2 Heads - HB Dinghy - 18 Hp OB - Solar panels - Wind Gen -
French West Indies - Main refit 2017 - Rigging + mast 2017
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Builder: Sud Composites
Designer: VP LP
Length: 50.5 ft (15.40 m)
Beam: 25.1 ft (7.66 m)
Draft (mini / standard): 3.9 ft (1.20 m) / 8.5 ft (2.60 m)
Keel: Centerboarder / Lifting keel
Weight: 28665 US pounds (13000 Kg)
Sail area: 1452.6 ft² (135 m²)
Engine: Volvo Marine : MD 22 L
Horsepower: 2x 50 horses (Diesel)
Engine hours: 3800 Hrs
Transmission: Sail drive
Water capacity: 158.3 US gal (600 l)
Fuel capacity: 232.2 US gal (880 l)
Number of cabins (except salon): 3
Number of washrooms: 2
Number of main berths: 6
Number of secondary berths: 3
Grand Cruiser catamaran with daggerboards, our Switch 51 is a 1st hand, owner version, 5th of the serie built in France in 2001. "Simoust" is equiped for long range family travel.
All the rig has been changed in 2018 (including: mast, boom, furlers and rigging).
An important refit was undertaken in 2018 + she has been continuously well maintained by her caring owner. Simoust is all ready to set sails for new adventures, sailing fast with confort and style !
Galley is in the main cabin, with direct access to the cockpit through a sliding glazing-door, which makes it very convivial. Equiped for 10 pax
2 fridges with freezer : Waeco 12/24v. (2016) and Isotherm 12/24v. and 110/220v. (2015)
Large gaz oven, De Dietrich.
Gaz cooker 4 burners
Dual stainless steel sink with fresh and salt water
Large folding table (plain-wood) for 8-10 persons, bar storage on table foot.
Large sofa-seats usable as an extra-bed
Many cupboards and storage
600 liters fresh water tanks
MAIN CABIN : Large seatings + 2 stools to seat 8-10 people, storage under each bench, new upholstery in 2017. Large foldable table, plain-wood, with bottles cupboard on the table foot. Chart table : paper chart size (facing forward), 3 draws, folders shelves.
STARBOARD, the owner hull :
Owner cabin: Queen bed 140x200cm, slated base, high density mattress, two seater bench, big desk with retractable stool, big cupboard, 7 storages, 1 safe, 1 deck hatch and 2 portholes.
Passageway: 2 big cupboards, 2 storages, 3 shelves,1 big wardrobe, 1 small cupboard, water-maker locker.
Big bathroom: big basin, 3 mirror cupboards, 2 cupboards, linen storage, manual wc appart from the shower, big shower closed by a plexi, 1 deck hatch and 1 porthole.
Starboard bow peak cabin : Converted into a additional cabin (ex. for a crew). Tailor made mattress for 1 pers. Big storage under the bed (fit several kite board bags i.e.) 1 basin + mirror. Fresh water + electricity connections ready to install a washing machine. 1 small deck hatch + 1 big deck hatch for accessibility.
PORT HULL :
Aft cabin : Double bed 140x190cm, slated base, high density mattress,1 bench, big desk with retractable stool, wardrobe, 6 storages, 1 deck hatch and 2 portholes.
Small water closet : electric wc, basin, big mirror, 2 shelves.
4 storages, electrical pannel control, invertor and shore charger locker.
Forward cabin :
Trapeze bed (lenght 190cm, head width 140cm, foot width 105cm) high density mattress, huge storage under the bed, bench, foldable desk with retractable stool, wardrobe, 2 cupboards, 3 storages, shelves, library, 1 deck hatch and 1 portholes.
Port bow room : Converted into a workshop and spare parts storage.
Accessible by a deck hatch and ladder.
Liferaft Bombard 8 pax (2016)
20 Life Jackets
Mandatory safety equipment such as flares, etc...
EPIRB GPS beacon (2018)
Anchor 40 kg with 60m galvanized chain diam.12mm (2017) + 10m galvanized chain for a second mooring.
2 Engines Volvo MD 22, 50HP, well maintained
2 three-blade folding propellers Volvo + 1 spare.
800 liters gazoil capacity
VHF AIS : NAVICOM RT 550 AIS, 2016
VHF antenna, 2018
Chart plotter : Garmin GPS Map 400/500, 2013
Auto-Pilot : Raymarine 6000 Pilot, 2013
Nav station : Raymarine ST 60, 2016.
Windmeter + Windex, 2018
Battery monitor : LinkLITE, 2013
Radar : Furuno M 1721 Mark2. 2001
Full Led lightning
6 batteries 105Ah each, 2017 and 2018
Converter Inverter Victron Phoenix 1600 VA, 2017
Quay charger Mastervolt 30 amp. 12V, 2001
Many 12v 220v sockets in saloon and each cabins
Water heater Webasto 60 liters, 220v shore power or coupled with the engine, 2001
Windlass Goïot 1500W, 2001, sprocket/chain wheel 2017
Rigid bimini : PVC Komacel and white lacquered aluminium pods. Fitting 6 solar panels and allowing man access to the boom. Refitted in 2018
Plain-wood table epoxy varnished, 2018
3 sun-shade protections for the cockpit
Upholstery seating in Sunbrella around the cockpit table, 2014
Trampolines North Sail in very good condition
Shower on the portside skirt
Wooden seats on bows
Mast : Sparcraft, S1395, anodized aluminium, 19,50m long. same as the original, 3 spreaders level. March 2018
Boom : Sparcraft, F1700, anodized aluminium, 6,50m long, same as the original. March 2018
Inox shrouds + textile runners.
Genoa and staysail furlers : Facnor LS 290 and Facnor LS 200, March 2018
Running rigging : March 2018
Main sail : 78 m², Qantum, full batten, good state. 2013, Head sail 2017. Facnor travelers cars + batten housing 2018
Lazybag : North Sail, March 2018
Lazy jacks : March 2018
Genoa and staysail : Sail O Net, 50 m² and 28m², 2015, like new
Genaker on bowsprit : 68 m², Demée voiles, furling gennaker, bow sprit removable (aluminium + dyneema) rarely used, 2001.
Windgenerator : D400 Eclectic Energy, 2015
Solar Panels : 6 x 105w panels on hard top bimini, total 630 watts. Solar Innova Green Technology, Monocristallin, 2018
Watermaker : Spectra, Santa Cruz 45L/h, refited March 2018
Dinghy : 3D Tender 3,20m aluminium bottom, 2014
Dinghy Engine : Nissan Marine, 15HP, 2017
Workshop + spares parts in portside bow
gaz BBQ : Magma stainless steel, like new
2 Kayaks with 2 pairs of paddles
1 inflatable Stand-Up-Paddle with 2 padles
15 sets for snorkeling (mask, fins...)
Curtains on windows and hatches
Mast, boom, furlers and rigging : Sparcraft, installed by « Tonnerre Gréement » from France, March 2018
All ropes : March 2018
The whole boat has been constantly well maintained by the owners and professionals.
VOLVO Engines : oil and filters have been changed every 200 hours + regular checks by professionals
Spectra 12V Watermaker refited March 2018
Outboard engine for the dinghy : Nissan Marine 15HP 2017
Dinghy with aluminium bottom 3,20m
Roof plexiglas windows : Makrolon UV light grey, March 2018
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