SOVA 7 is an exceptionally well equipped Hallberg-Rassy 46, testimony to the experience of her owners who have been both very experienced sailors and Hallberg-Rassy owners. Always professionally maintained and regularly upgraded, she has stood the test of time admirably. Recently she has had her teak decks refurbished, her whole hydraulic system overhauled by Selden and her bottom re-epoxied. Currently she is enjoying a relaxing life sailing in the Adriatic and Ionian sea during summer months, waiting for her new owner to take her wherever he or she would like to go…
She has a satin varnished Teak interior below, light coloured head linings with teak accent. Deluxe blue upholstery and beige curtains throughout the accommodation. Both lighting and ventilation in the interior are second to none, and two blown air Webasto blown air heaters provide adequate, practical and economic heating through out the yacht. Sova 7 is also fitted with Clima reverse cycle air-conditioning providing cooling and heating. NEW carpets have been installed throughout the interior.
The aft owner's cabin has a queen size centreline berth with stowage above and below. Three opening ports and opening deck hatch cabin lights and reading lights at the head of the berth. Heads and shower compartment, separate shower stall with thermostatic shower valve, Corian® work surface with wash hand basin stowage above and below mirror and opening port. Electric Jabsco heads with holding tank.
Walkthrough to main saloon to port with two large hanging lockers, Bosun’s locker and top loading freezer (dual thermostat for use as fridge or freezer) aft of chart table seat. Access to large engine compartment on inboard side with soundproofed and lockable double doors.
To port of the companion way is the forward facing navigation station with seagoing seat and lifting top for chart stowage. There are teak shelfs, drawers and storage all around and all the instruments are flush mounted.
A „U“ shaped galley is starboard of the companionway. Two sinks, hot and cold water plus manual fresh water. Stainless steel cooker with hob and glass door to oven. Top loading fridge and Microwave oven. Lots of ready to use stowage around the cooker plus stowage for crockery, drawers for cutlery and cooking utensils, lockers for pots and pans plus under the sink locker for rubbish bin and cleaning stuff.
In the salon the “L” shaped settee berth is to port an two comfortable arm chairs are to starboard. Substantial fixed saloon table with directors chairs for extra seats provide comfortable seating for 6-8 crew. Stowage above below and behind saloon seating. Four opening ports one large opening deck hatch and fixed ventilation from two dorade Vents and louvers in the main washboards.
FORWARD HEADS (and Laundry) to port from walkthrough spacious heads compartment with separate shower stall giving access to washing machine. Corian® work tops with wash hand basin, stowage above and below, electric Jabsco heads with holding tank, mirror, opening port and opening deck hatch.
FORWARD CABIN with traditional “V” Berth giving twin berths with infill to make a double, extensive stowage beneath berths suitable for sails, Awnings, covers, folding bicycles and a lot more. Easy access to fore deck through large opening deck hatch. Adequate stowage for crew gear in lockers and hanging locker.
Rig and sails
Silver anodised Masthead rig by Selden with 2 sets of spreaders. Hydraulic furling head stay and hydraulic furling inner forestay with running backstays. Selden hydraulic in mast furling, Navtec Hydraulic boom vang and backstay controlled from remote panel in the cockpit. Spinnaker pole mounted on mast. Removable bowsprit for use with cruising chute Lewmar blocks, tracks and adjustable cars.
WINCHES: Lewmar 44 selftailing electric mainsheet winches Lewmar 64 electric primary winches Lewmar 44 halyard winches on mast Lewmar winch for spinnaker pole uphaul on mast
SAILS: NEW Genoa - Dustom, Vertical battened mainsail - Elvstrom 2009, Staysail - 2011, NEW furling Code zero, old Genoa - Gennaker - NEW storm jib
Mechanical and electrical
Yanmar 110HP Y4LH-TE diesel engine with Yanmar gearbox, single lever control Shaft drive to 3 bladed Gori folding overdrive prop. Aquadrive flexible coupling
Bowthruster 10HP CO2 fire extinguisher system i(may require service) Oil change system and oil storage tank Engine alarms and exhaust alarm
ELECTRICAL 12v engine electrical circuit charged by alternator 12v Domestic Battery bank 135amp/hr 24v Domestic Battery bank 135Ah batteries 230v circuit with
2 x 24v Mastervolt chargers and 1 x 12v Mastervolt charger 230v plug outlets 24v - 230v 2 kW inverter 6KW Fischer Panda generator with silent exhaust
TANKAGE 660 litre stainless steel fuel tank under saloon floor 300 litre stainless steel reserve fuel tank 920 litre stainless steel water tank 40 litre hot water/ calorifier tank 2 x holding tanks with gravity release system
WATERMAKER 230V Enwa water maker with Autoflush
Stainless steel pull pit and push pits. Double life lines with gates port & stbd. Teak laid deck inc. hard top Fixed hard top with toughend glass windows. Substantial solid teak cap rail
Lofrans electric anchor windlass Windlass control from helm or foredeck
NEW Genuine ULTRA anchor 100 metres stainless chain Twin bow rollers Deck wash pump (fresh or sea water) Hoist for outboard engine Teak outboard bracket
GENERAL EQUIPMENT: Dinghy and outboard Ample mooring warps and fenders Spare long warps, boathook Flagstaff, Boarding ladder Portable passarelle Sun bimini (stows in front of windscreen) Cockpit cushions Varnished folding cockpit table Varnished cupholders Pioneer CD stereo with remote Pioneer 6 CD changer Maglight torch and charger Burglar alarm Spare fixed 3 bladed propeller Wheel / binnacle cover Lee cloth fitted to saloon berth Walkie talkies x 2 Mosquito screens for opening hatches Transom shower Safe
Navigation and communication
Sunnto Steering compass
NEW Raymarine instruments
NEW Raymarine plotter, Raymarine Ray55Edual station VHF
Raymarine RL80c Pathfinder Radar/ plotter mounted beside hatch
Raymarine ST7001+ Autopilot and repeater
Raymarine VHF speaker Raytheon Man overboard emergency button Standalone plotter at chart table Pacific aerial cluster suitable for TV, VHF, SSB, GSM, FM, AM reception Stainless steel deck navigation lights
8 man liferaft serviced
Manual bilge pump Electric bilge pump
Emergency bilge pump
3 x Fire extinguishers
Fire blanket CO2 automatic fire fighting system in engine room (may require servicing)