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Beneteau - First 40.7 Distinction
For sale - 2005 Beneteau First 40.7 Distinction. A well specified and regularly maintained example, this First 40.7 comes equipped with a good sail inventory, a fully reconditioned engine, new standing rigging from 2011 plus Raymarine navigation gear including colour chartplotter and autopilot. Still in her original ownership she has a proven race record plus the opportunity for continued charter income for a qualified buyer.
Viewings can be arranged 7 days a week but please do call ahead as this Beneteau First 40.7 remains in commission.
Further photos on request.
Inventory
NAVIGATION EQUIPMENT
Plastimo steering compass
Raymarine ST60+ Tridata (log, speed & depth) at helm
Raymarine ST60+ wind instrument at helm
3 x Raymarine displays at mast foot
Raymarine ST6001 autopilot
Raymarine C80 colour GPS chartplotter at chart table
Raymarine multi display at chart table
Icom M421 DSC VHF radio

GROUND TACKLE
Electric anchor windlass
Anchor with chain and warp
Kedge anchor

GENERAL EQUIPMENT
Stainless steel pulpit, pushpit and guardrails
Removable cockpit lockers
Sail cover
Wheel cover
Bespoke padded covers for galley, chart table and saloon table
Navigation lights including steaming light
Swim ladder
Manual and electric bilge pumps
Sony radio with CD player
Saloon and cockpit speakers
Engine spares, sail repair kit, general bosuns spares
Lewmar winch handles
Boat hook
Warps and fenders

Please note, this 40.7 has been recently fully charter ready and equipped to the MCA Code of Practice for Category 2. No guarantee is given that the safety inventory for coding is complete or valid for future coding. The life raft has been rented and the Epirb is being retained so neither available.
Bridge
2005 MODEL YEAR BENETEAU FIRST 40.7 DISTINCTION
Cruiser / Racer Yacht designed by Bruce Farr and built by Chantiers Beneteau SA in France
IRC endorsed TCF 1.054 (2014)
Sail number GBR 9481R

CONSTRUCTION:
Grey GRP hull with white GRP deck and superstructure
Teak laid cockpit seating
Wheel steering
Spade rudder
Lead fin keel

L.O.A. -- 12.17m (39' 11")
L.W.L. -- 10.62m (34' 10")
Beam -- 3.78m (12' 4")
Draft -- 2.40m (7' 10")
Displ. -- 6970 kg
All figures approximate
Machinery
VOLVO MD2040 40HP DIESEL ENGINE
Saildrive to 2-bladed folding propeller
Engine regularly serviced and fully reconditioned in Feb 2013
Approx. 450 hours run to date

ELECTRICS
3 x 12v batteries charged by engine alternator and shore power
Battery crossover switch
240v battery charger
Inverter
Shore power with cable

TANKAGE
Fuel capacity approx. 135 lts
Fresh water capacity approx. 300 lts in two tanks
Water heated by engine calorifier and 240v immersion
Rig
9/10ths FRACTIONAL SLOOP RIG
Sparcraft anodised aluminium spars
Twin swept back spreaders
Dyform standing rigging, renewed 2011
Low stretch running rigging, regularly replaced
Slab reefing mainsail
Tuff Luff twin groove forestay
Spinnaker gear with carbon and aluminium poles
Backstay tensioner
German mainsheet system

WINCHES
2 x Harken 48 2-speed, ST genoa winches
2 x Harken 44 2-speed, ST spinnaker / mainsheet winches
2 x Harken 44 2-speed, ST halyard winches

SAILS
Hyde mainsail 2012
Hyde Kevlar No 1 2012
One Sails Kevlar No 2 2011
Hyde Kevlar No 3 (battened) 2012
Downwind sails by Hyde: white 0.75oz spinnaker 2010, grey 0.9oz spinnaker 2014 & black 1.5oz spinnaker 2014
Storm jib and trysail (both unused)



Accommodation
SLEEPS UP TO TEN IN THREE DOUBLE CABINS PLUS SALOON BERTHS
Accommodation provided by double 'V' berth forward with ensuite heads plus two double aft cabins with pipecots above berths
Saloon has a large folding centre line table and two settees which can double as single berths
Lee clothes to all berths
Chart table with dedicated seating and stowage
Galley equipped with 2 burner gas stove with oven, top loading 12v fridge and double stainless steel sink
Heads compartment equipped with Jabsco marine WC, handbasin and shower
Access to heads from forward cabin and saloon
Pear interior joinery

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Category:Sailing Boats
Manufacturer:Beneteau
Model:First 40.7 Distinction
Mooring Country:United Kingdom
Currency:GBP
Year built:2005
Sale:Trade
Length:12.19 m/40 ft
Category:fin keel
Engine manufacturer:volvo md2040 40hp
Material hull:glass reinforced plastic
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