Farr 40

Farr 40

R2 450 000,00Price

Built in 2007 by US Watercraft in Newport, Rhode Island and later modified for both inshore and

offshore racing in South Africa, this grand prix racing yacht has been built and maintained to the

highest international standards. The boat is fully equipped with premium race gear, sails and systems

needed for a turnkey racing campaign.

LOA 40’ 9” | 12.41m

BEAM 13’ 3” | 4.03m

DISPL 10,902 lbs | 4945kg

LWL 35’ 3”

DRAFT 8’ 6” | 2.608m

BALLAST 4,960 lbs

ENGINE Yanmar RCD3YM30X1

ENGINE SERIAL NUMBER E08427

RIG Fractional sloop

KEEL Cast iron fin, lead bulb

MODEL 2007 Farr 40 One Design Hull #126 with bowsprit modifications by Farr Yacht Design

TYPE Grand prix racing yacht suitable for inshore and offshore racing

DESIGNER Farr Yacht Design, Annapolis, Maryland

BUILDER US Watercraft, Newport, Rhode Island

HULL SERIAL NUMBER USW40126B707

CONTRUCTION DETAILS

Epoxy e-glass/foam/balsa composite wet pre-preg, vacuum bagged

and post cured in oven.

Aluminum grid for keel attachment and mast support structure.

INTERIOR LAYOUT

Open forepeak for sail storage.

Electric marine head and wash basin.

4 lower tilting berths with cushions and hanging storage pockets.

Central nav station under companionway stairs.

GALLEY Racing galley with pressurised water, 3 burner swinging butane

stove, trash bin, wash basin and electric fridge.

ELECTRICAL

3 X 12 volt 90 amp hour batteries

80 amp hour alternator on engine

Main battery switch

12 volt DC distribution panel with circuit breakers

ORC approved LED running lights and masthead tricolor

Red and white dome lights and LED strips for general lighting

ELECTRONICS/NAVIGATION

Raymarine eS75 multi function chartplotter

Raymarine AXIOM multi function displays X 2

Raymarine i70 multi function displays X 2

Raymarine Ray60 VHF unit

ICOM handheld VHF unit

Raymarine AIS

Raymarine Evolution autopilot

Raymarine RayMic 2nd station cockpit VHF

Raymarine masthead unit

Raymarine speed & depth

Masthead & stern VHF & AIS aerials

Iridium Go satcomm base station with external aerial

Iridium portable satphone

Raymarine Quantum radar unit with stern pole

Ocean Signal E100 EPRIB

DECK GEAR

Harken H75 blocks X 6

Harken tracks, cars and traveller

Lewmar rope clutches X 8

Stainless steel pulpit, stern rail, stanchions and lifelines

Mainsheet control pod

Sailtec hydraulic backstay

WINCHES Lewmar 2 speed racing primaries X 2

Lewmar self tailing secondary winches X 4

STEERING SYSTEM

Tiller steering

Carbon fibre rudder stock

Upper and lower self aligning rudder bearings

RIG/RIGGING

Carbon fibre Sparcraft mast

Carbon fibre bowsprit

2 sets of swept back carbon spreaders

Black aluminum boom

Hall Spars carbon spinnaker booms X 2

Discontinuous rod rigging

Tuff luff foil on forestay

Hydraulic backstay

Harken spinnaker pole track

Spectra and vectran running rigging

Hydraulic mast jack and bar

Spring loaded vang

SAIL INVENTORY

Downwind/reaching

TYPE MAST/FRAC REF CODE COLOUR

Asymmetric Masthead A2 2,0 White

Asymmetric Masthead A2B 2,0 White

Asymmetric Masthead A3 3,0 White

Asymmetric Fractional A6 6,0 White

Asymmetric Masthead A4 4,0 White

Asymmetric Masthead A4B 4,0 White

Asymmetric Masthead A4C 4,0 White

Asymmetric Masthead A2 2,0 White

Asymmetric Fractional A5 5,0 White

Code Zero Masthead CO CO Clear

Spin Staysail Fractional SS SS Clear

Symmetric Masthead S4 4,0 Red

Symmetric Masthead S2 2,0 White

Symmetric Masthead S2 2,0 White

Symmetric Masthead S1 1,3 White

Symmetric Masthead S1 1,5 White

Symmetric Masthead S1 1,0 White

Symmetric Fractional S4 4,0 White

Symmetric Masthead S1 1,2 White

Mainsails

TYPE CLOTH YEAR

3Di Carbon 2014

Panelled Kevlar 2017

Panelled Carbon 2020

Headsails

TYPE CLOTH YEAR

J1 Light 3Di carbon 2015

J1 Light 3DL carbon

J1 Heavy Panelled carbon 2018

J2 3Di carbon 2015

J3 Panelled carbon 2017

J3 3Di carbon 2015

J4 Panelled carbon 2015

J4 Panelled carbon 2020

Storm jib Dacron 2017

Jib Top Panelled carbon 2017

COVERS

Full set of sunbrella deck, sail and boom covers

Sunbrella dock bag

OTHER EQUIPMENT

Modular steel cradle & keel box

ARIMAR Offshore 10 man liferaft

Dock box

Dehumidifier

Marine barbeque

Comprehensive inventory of various spares and tools

BOTTOM PAINT Nautix white sprayed

WATER One 21 gallon bladder

PROPELLER 2 blade folding

FUEL 20 gallon aluminum tank