Voilier aluminium sous gennaker

Gear and equipment

Deck gear and equipment selected for their effective performance, sturdiness and reliability.
Equipment list used for establishing weight and balance calculations and budget.


Mast Sparcraft S2100 or Selden C321, spreaders BF-5 ou T131, Boom F-3400 ou B290, carbon spinnaker pole e.g. SC137, Dyform standing rigging (textile runners), backstay adjuster (mechanical or tackle) and removable baby-stay for storm sail (Wichard Pelican turnbuckle),
running rigging Lancelin Punch with Dyneema or equivalent

Deck gear

Winchs :

  • Central winch - electrical : Andersen 68ST 24V
  • Winch cockpit for sheets X 2 : Andersen 62ST
  • Winch on coamings X 2 : Andersen 50ST
  • Winch on mast X 2 : Andersen 50ST

Roller furlers : Facnor LX330/LX200 or Furlex 404/304

Gennaker furler : Ubi Maior FR150RW

Windlass : Lewmar V5 (gypsy) + Lewmar C3 (capstan)



Harken and Antal, clutches Antal V Grip Plus

Hatches and portholes

Goïot Opal : Roof : T54/T20, Deck : T30/T20/T00, Cockpit : T01/T30

Fixed panels and coachroof portholes : acrylic glass PPA 10-15 mm + double glazing inside for insulation and prevent condensation in cold areas

Pilots and steering

Wheels Jefa steering diam 1000mm X2, (700mm inside steering, removable)

Pilots : 1/ electrical motor : Jefa steering autopilot drive unit, 2/ Hydraulic vang Lecomble & Schmitt; 2 autopilot computers NKE/B&G

Electronics : B&G, Furuno




Batteries :

Victron AGM 12V 220 AH (6 batteries for service and 2 forward for bow-thruster and windlass) and Victron 12V 110 AH (engine/generator)

LED lighting

Battery charging devices :

VICTRON : insulation transformer, battery charger 24V 100, converters 800W and 5000 W

Generator Fischer-Panda 4000 PMS DC 24V

Wind-generators : 2 Superwind 350 W

Solar panels 620 W : arch : 2 x 100 W sunpower, roof : 6x70W 24V Sunware SW3266

Hydro-generator : Watt & Sea cruising 600 W


Boiler : Isotherm 50 l

Water-maker : Dessalator 24V DC24 100l/h

Filter Nature Pure QC

On board comfort

Heating : Diesel water heater Webasto DBW 2010, stove Refleks 62M

Cooker propane 2 burners and oven ENO Gascogne or GN Espace

2 drawers fridge 144 l : Vitrifrigo DW180RFX, freezer with Danfoss compressor and Isotherm eutectic

Cooling : optional pre-mount Webasto cooling unit

Heads Lavac 1 manual/1 electric

Washing machine 5kg, microwave oven

Fusion sound system with 4 Bose speakers in pilothouse, plus 2 outside speakers in cockpit.


Main engine Nanni N4-115 (85 kW) or Yanmar 110 CV,
Propeller Maxprop 5 blades whisper 21" (fixed three-blade spare propeller), PSS shaft seal, Aquadrive 2110 constant velocity joint, dual filters Racor 500FG

Bow-thruster : MaxPower VIP150 with custom fitting and reinforcement


Hull underwater body and appendages : primer, epoxy, antifouling International Trilux black color

Deck anti-skid coating PU Deckline, Sicomin or AWLGrip light color

Hull : optional varnish on brushed/sanded aluminium

Synthetic teak on sugar-scoop, bathing platform, cockpit seats and bottom : Flexi-teek 5mm, toe-rail cover : PVC Dek King


Insulation : Armaflex black, automotive quality (fire regulations) : 2 layers 38 mm + sprayed PU foam (no thermal bridges)

Insulated floors, sandwich 40 mm

Bulkheads: sandwich panels 15 mm hard wood (e.g. Moabi or brushed oak)-foam (e.g. Airex)


Seals, bushes and guides in VESCONITE (premium low friction polymer), for centerboard and rudders

Mooring and safety equipment

Life raft Viking 6P bag, second 6p bag in forepeak

Anchors : Rocna 40 kg, Spade S180 45kg, Fortress alu FX55 15 kg

Chain 80m G40 diam. 12mm + 100 m 20mm Nylon rope

1X 150m 20mm Polysteel and 2X 200m 14mm Dyneema braided rope (low water absorption) as floating mooring/shore lines on rolling reels


Outboard engine : Yamaha 20 CV F20B or Tohatsu MFS20E (lighter), second outboard : Torqeedo Cruise 2.0 T (electric); Prop Guard

Dinghy : Caribe 3m40 rib or Highfield 3m66 Hypalon/alu rib or custom made tender scalable dinghy (aluminum hull and removable Hypalon tubes)

Spare dinghy Zodiac inflatable and foldable Cadet Compact Neo 300


See also : Personal gear list for crew cruising under high latitudes