|Beneteau First 42S7, probably the best available, launched in 2000 - professionally maintained in excellent condition. Set up for cruising with many extra items including Zodiac 2.4m, Desalinator, Raymarine radar, chart plotter's / fish finder, auto pilot, complete sail wardrobe, 2 cabin configuration, giving ample storage under the starboard cockpit seat. Dogger, binbi covers, side covers, solar panels, new batteries, all relevant Raymarine instruments, TV / DVD. VHF. Am/ Fm/ Cd. Smart battery charging system, 120 amp alternator, Xantrax battery controller, complete engine service history. Rigging checked in 2010, removable inner forestay fitted, slipped and anti fouled in October 2012. Fridge / freezer. All ready to cruise or race off shore.
"Back Friday" is moored at the CYCSA [ Adelaide] and is only being sold to allow the owner to update to a larger boat.
||42' - 12.80m|
|Keel / Ballast
||Adelaide - CYCSA|
||Beneteau - Phillipe Starck|
||Beneteau. Shallow draft 1.75m with wing keel.|
||Fiberglass - non slip|
||Volvo Diesel. Shaft drive 50 HP. 3 blade folding prop.|
||Approx engine hours 750|
||Engine mounted under cockpit / stairs|
||Diesel. Capacity 150 litres|
||Two tanks total 650 litres. Desalinator fitted "Little Wonder" 25-30 Litres ph.|
||3 showers. Inc deck.|
||2 x double. Forward owners private cabin. Aft private cabin|
||U shaped, Gas stove / oven. Hot / cold pressure water plus salt water pump. Twin stainless steel sinks.|
||1 x chest fridge / freezer [ large] electric
1 x under bench fridge - electric
||Large marsh anchor with approx 50metres 10mm chain.
Windlass ; 1000w 12 volt electric
||Lifejackets, First Aid, Emergency steering, Jack Stays, Torch, Bilge pumps electric and manual, Bucket with lanyard, fire extinguishers x 4, Fire blanket, Flares, V Sheet.|
||3 x 150amp house batteries 2012.1 x engine start battery 2012.
1 x Xantrax 25 amp smart battery charger.
1 x Xantrax battery monitor. Shore power 240 volt. With isolation.
|1x Raymarine C120 chart plotter, also wired to Raymarine radar
1 x Raymarine C60 chart plotter / fish finder mounted at helm
Raymarine Auto Pilot ST5000. Wind, Depth, Speed, Compass. VHF radio, AM/ FM/ CD. TV with DVD. 12 volt - 240 volt inverter.
||Numerous all in good condition. 4 x Genoa's, 1 mainsail, 2 spinnaker, 1 asymmetrical. 1 storm jib
plus spare mainsail in older condition.
|Mast / Rigging
||Fractional 1/19. Profurl sunken under foredeck, 2 spreaders, spinnaker pole, Mast and rigging checked in 2010.|
||Lewmar winches, swim ladder|
||" Back Friday" is in excellent condition and is ready to cruise or race. She has been used as a cruiser and only occasionally raced in club twilight races - very rare. The price is negotiable as the owner is ready to purchase a larger Beneteau for extended cruising.|