|The Swanson brothers in Australia designed and built serious offshore cruising yachts. The Swanson 42 is a canoe sterned, three quarter encapsulated keel yacht with heavy displacement and offers safe and secure sailing.
'Ulah' has a secure helm position under the rigid dodger and the two quarter berths, each with a fitted lee cloth, aside the companionway in the doghouse are excellent off watch berths. The yacht as a whole gives the impression of safety and security.
Powered by the very popular NanniDiesel 4.220HE with twin disc Techno drive gearbox, installed in 2003, which adds further to this yacht's reliability.
US $58,000 Or nearest offer
||42' - 12.80m|
|Keel / Ballast
||Three Quarter moulded with full length keel hund rudder|
||370 litres (2 stainless steel tanks)|
||600 litres (2 stainless steel tanks)|
||2.80m Hypalon ZODIAC RIB c/w ZODIAC tube covers.. Excellent cond. (2008)|
||8hp YAMAHA and 3hp YAMAHA.|
||Full forward is a workshop with 240VAC and 12VDC outlets, bench, vice, electric tools and many hand tools. A LEMAIR fully automatic washing machine is sited in here. Moving aft then into the large bathroom with electric head on the starboard side and sink and retractable shower opposite.
The saloon has a raised table and seating to starboard with an opposing settee. The fitout is varnished teak, white painted deckheads with varnished cross beams and hardwood planking soles with carpet overlays. Plenty of natural light and ventilation from ports and hatches and there are 12VDC and 220VAC fans throughout. A new MIDEIA domestic aircon (2014) for marina use. A bulkhead mounted kerosene cabin heater for colder climes.
To starboard of the companionway steps is a large top loading fridge/freezer with a radio station above. Aft and to starboard again is the guest cabin which also houses a portable 12 volt, 60 litre, WAECO fridge/freezer.
To port of the companionway steps is the galley and an aft passage leads to the forward facing chart table then the aft cabin.
The yacht has a JVC stereo system, UX-DM8 AND A TV for DVD's with additional speakers.
||One, hot and cold water.|
||One electric. 40 litre holding tank.|
||Double stainless steel sink with hot and cold water. Kerosene two burner stove and oven. Electric oven/toaster and a microwave. Good fiddled countertops.|
||MUIR Cheetah HR 2500 electric windlass
60 lb MANSON
45 lb DELTA
60m of 10mm s/link chain
Spare 10m chain and rode for second anchor
||ZODIAC Open Sea Life Raft
2 x auto / manual inflatable life jackets
2 x life rings
First Aid kit
3 x fire extinguishers
||The yacht's AC system is 240 VAC, shore power inlet and cable, 30 amp battery charger and various outlets throughout the yacht. 1KVA HONDA petrol genset.
DC system is 12VDC. House bank is 4 x 100 amp batteries (new 2014). Engine start battery was also new in 2014.1 KVA inverter. DC charging from 2 X 80 WATT solar panels c/w STELA PR1515 solar regulator.
|COURSEMASTER CM800 linear drive autopilot (2008)
LOWRANCE HDS 10M chartplotter (2011)
GARMIN 72h GPS (2011)
RAYTHEON PATHFINDER SL70 radar (2011)
RAYMARINE ST40 sounder (2004)
ST40 wind instrument
ICOM M402A VHF radio (2010)
GME VHF radio
ICOM M718 HF radio. New auto tuner installed 2010
||Fully battened main c/w stackpack (2003) excellent condition
Spare main (average condition)
Genoa (excellent condition)
Yankee (excellent condition)
Staysail (average condition)
Storm jib (unused)
Storm trysail (unused) own track
MPS (excellent condition)
|Mast / Rigging
||Deck stepped double spreader aluminium mast. Cutter rigged with both headsails furling. The standing rigging is 12mm galvanised wire and is very strong. Ratlines. Rigid vang. Boom brake. Two poles. Tricolour, steaming light and deck floods.
New running backstays, blocks and tensioners 2014.
||Anderson #52 self tailing cockpit winches
Substantial Samson post, bollards
Stainless steel tube guardrail with wire intermediate
Cabin top grab rails
Stainless steel boarding ladder
Wooden boarding ladder