MELGES 40  

AU $395,000
Finance
Length
39' 4" - 12.00m
Launch Year
2017
Hull Material
Carbon Fibre
Presentation

Description: Melges 40
Excitement, exhilaration and lots of fun are all key features of the Melges 40 2 Unlimited.
Now Exclusively for sale with Race Yachts 2 Unlimited is priced to sell so don't wait around.

Designed by Botin Partners Naval Architecture and built by Premier Composite Technologies, the Melges 40 has Revolutionised the speed of 40 footers.
The Melges 40 is a weapon for windward/leeward, in-shore and coastal racing. Fresh off the design line, the Melges 40 features a new ownership concept for a one-design racing Class that promotes and strengthens a unique sailing/racing experience.

Lifting canard forward of mast.
All foils carbon composite and CFD optimised
Twin rudders and carbon tiller.
The vessel's inventory includes a 40' custom shipping container for storage and mobile workshop. The container contains (but is not limited to) the following:
o 240v power with lighting and outlets throughout
o Air conditioning
o Bar fridge
o Workbench
o Overhead storage compartments
o 2x Starex tool chests for assorted spares and tools.
o Craftsmen Quietglide 7-drawer tool box for assorted spares and tools.
o Ayerbe 3.8kw petrol generator producing 230v
o Sail storage benches
o Assorted halyard, sheets, and lines
o Mast cradles
Storage cradle.
Able to be packed for transport with the footprint of only two 40' containers (one for vessel and one for gear).
Mast is in 2 sections for ease of transportation.

**Work in 2021 as requested by the owner:
Mast removal, stripped all fittings and checked. Split mast section. Reassemble mast.
Fitted VHF aerial, including machining new bracket.
Prop speed and new shaft anodes
Fitted snubber for fractional halyard.
Replaced all Backstay loops and dog bones.
Service mast base turning block, replace loops.
New tack line
New runners
New jib halyard
Replaced jib tack line
Replaced shock cord on board
Fitted an "UnReel" for Spin halyard
Removed keel, checked and regreased pillow blocks and bearings. Refit to boat.
Repair front board
New board up/downs
Fit martinbreaker
Service jammers
Service winches
New Cat 3 compliant aft lifelines
4 New batteries
Field test systems cant etc.
Fit fuel shut off valve

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Race Yachts are specialists in all performance yachts, whether it's a 100 foot super maxi or a Farr 30 they deal with it. With extensive experience in Boat Building, Professional Sailing and Sales & Marketing the team at Race Yachts are well equipped to get the job done right.
Connecting Buyers and Sellers in a worldwide market.

Region
Tasmania
Location
Hobart Region
Reference
M402U
Usage
Racing
Launch Year
2017
HIN
AE-PCTM4003D117
Designer
Botin partners
Builder
Premier Composites
Length
39' 4" - 12.00m
Beam
3.53m
Draft
3.20m
Displacement
3250kg
Keel / Ballast
Canting with bulb
Hull Material
Carbon Fibre
Deck Material
Carbon composite
Engine Make
Lombardini
Engine
Lombardi 6M14E0 30hp Spinlock flush throttle control Retractable propulsion system
Horsepower
30hp
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
90 approx (TBC)
Propulsion
Retractable propulsion system Fixed 3-blade throttle control
Fuel
40L
Water
55L Bladder
Covers
Boom tent, winch covers, boom cover, cockpit floor cover, front hatch cover, pedestal cover
Ground Tackle
Danforth anchor, chain and warp.
Safety Gear
Emergency steering, fog horn, radar reflector, flares
Bilge Pumps
One manual and six automatic bilge pumps
Life Jackets
Yes
Fire Protection
Portable fire extinguishers
Electrics
12v domestic and 24v for keel hydraulics..
Shore power.
Batteries: Forward of engine: 2x 12v in series for keel hydraulics. 1x 12v domestic/engine start battery.
Aft of engine: 4x 12v battery domestic system (NEW 2021 - not connected)
2x engine alternators.
2x CTEK 240v batteries chargers
Electronics
Keel Controls: Carboni PLC 4-point control system with buttons and remote.
ICOM IC-M330 VHF Radio.
B&G H5000 w/ Hercules software and wifi
B&G Wind, Sounder, GPS, Log
Other...
o 3x B&G 20/20HV displays on mast bracket
o 3x B&G H5000 graphic displays on mast bracket
o Forestay load cell
o Keel sensor
o Rudder indicator
o Precision 9 compass
o 3D motion module
Sail Inventory
Mainsail - Doyles 2022
Mainsail- M 2019
Mainsail M 1 est 2017
J 1 - est 2017
J 1 - est 2019
J 2 - est 2017
J 2 - est 2019
J 3- est 2017
J 4 - 1 2017
A 0 -1 est 2019
A1-1P
A1-2
A1-3
A2-1P
A2-3
A4-1
Storm Jib
Tri-sail
Mast / Rigging
Two-piece High modulus Southern Spars carbon mast for ease of transport. Keel stepped with Enerpac hydraulic mast jack.
EC three Carbon rigging with twin backstay.
Retractable centreline carbon bowsprit
Traveller, deflectors, drop-line, and vang control driven by PCT magic wheels
Deck Gear
Two Harken 65.3 Grand Prix 3-speed primaries
Two Harken 50.2 Performa 2 speed-runner winches
Two Harken 50.2 Performa 2 speed mainsheet winches
One Harken 46 Performa 2 speed cabin top winches
One MX AIR pedestal with 6 gears
Remarks
Quite simply the fastest and most fun you can have in a 40 footer, step on board and race away.


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