An Océanis for cruising

A description of how we’ve set the boat up. From day one we’ve been thinking a) long term and b) cruising not racing. You’ll see this reflected in our options and the speed that we’ve made the changes.
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Our Sail plans

We have the standard Beneteau supplied Mainsail and Jib. - In mast furling Mainsail with loose foot and no battons - Furling jib - Detachable inner forestay with staysail and storm jib - Asymmetric spinnaker

Ourbespoke Asymmetric Spinnaker and our Storm Jib were both made by our friend Paolo Favaro of Baraonda Sailmakersin Caorle, Italy. Tel: +90 (0)421-211256 Fax +90 (0)421-218980

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Engine - YANMAR 4JH4-TCE
Drive - YANMAR SD60-T
Engine Specs
Outboard - Yamaha 4

Generating elecricity ...

Onan Genset
Soliban Solar Panels

4 x Flexible 130W Solar panels fitted on top of the stern Bimini

Electrical Schematics

Navigation equipment