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2001 Beneteau First 40.7
| Please contact the owner @ 604-619-4218 or kyle(dot)duignan(at)gmail(dot)com."Anne Bonny" is a very well maintained Beneteau 40.7
with an impressive race history. |
She was the 2008 West Coast IRC fleet
champion, won the IRC class in the Rolex Big Boat Series in SF,
several VARC Regattas and finished in the top 10 of the Victoria to
Maui international yacht race.
For the past several years she has been
raced cruised in the waters around Vancouver BC and the boat is in
great condition and race or cruiser ready depending on your interests.
Introduced in 1999 after more than two years in planning and design by
the Farr Yacht Design team, the First 40.7 design is
performance-oriented featuring a relatively narrow entry forward to
enhance upwind performance.
The maximum beam is carried well aft with
flat, straight runs for speed and power downwind.
The hull is
constructed of a solid laminate of fiberglass and resin utilizing
higher-cost vinylester resin only in the outer layer to reduce the
potential for osmotic blistering.
The end result is a hull and
powerful rig that provides excellent performance on the racecourse, in
the harbor or offshore The interior layout is conventional with a
V-berth forward followed by a starboard head accessible from either
the salon or the V-berth and a port hanging locker.
In the main cabin
there are mirror image settees with a drop-leaf centerline table
followed by a small galley to port and a large navigation station to
There are mirror image quarter berth cabins aft with double
The exterior cockpit features removable lockers that provide
more space and less weight for racing.
Standard equipment includes
tall fractional rig, high-performance keel, and premium deck hardware.
A tall 910 fractional rig with swept spreaders, no runners and a
hydraulic backstay for sailing control.
Sail areadisplacement ratio of
23.2 and displacementlength ratio of 161.
MAINSAILS Carbon Main black
2007 Fair CarbonKevlar Main 2003 Good Spectra Main 2001 Good
SPINNAKERS Grey Spin 0.8 oz 2008 In Repair Blue Spin 1.5 oz 2007 Good
Erics 600 Spin 0.6 oz white 2006 Good Samba Spin 0.6 oz 2006 Good
Freebird 0.75 oz 2004 In Repair VMG Spin 0.5 oz 2004 Good GENOAS
Gladys No. 1 Genoa 155 2012 Good No. 2 Genoa gold colour 2009 Good No.
2 Genoa bumblebee 135 2005 Fair Spectra Genoa 2001 Good BLADES No. 3s
Blade Carbon Black 2008 Fair Blade Carbon Black 2004 Good Yellow Blade
KevlarCarbon 2006 Excellent OTHER Storm Jib 2005 unused Tri-sail 2012
new Recent upgrades and work completed includes * New Bottom Paint VC
Offshore * Cut polish and wax hull 2014 * Complete Engine Service and
sail drive 2014 * Mast removal and inspection 2014 * Rudder removal
and inspection 2014 * New alternator, power distribution, charger and
digital display Balmar 100 Amp 12VDC Alternator, MC614 Regulator * SSB
Radio with split lead antenna, pactor modem and a laptop with
navigation communication software * Upgraded steering wheel bearings
and cable * New AGM batteries 4 Mastervolt AGM Battery 6VDC 260Ah, 1
Mastervolt AGM Battery 12VDC 850 CCA starter * New running rigging * 8
man liferaft * New Tuff Luff * All safety gear for TranspacVicMaui *
Many spares for pacific crossing.