1974 Carter 42 Sailing Yacht



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42 foot Carter sailing/racing yacht built 1974 in Sweden for Admiral Cup series, raced extensively throughout U.K. and Southern Eire (including the infamous 1979 FASTNET race safety) and thereafter completed full solo circumnavigation, presently out of water in Cardiff, South Wales on annual maintenance and anti fouling. Where she can be viewed and surveyed until end of August before she is put back into water.

Please Note.

( From thereafter its buyers responsibility/cost to have her lifted for survey/inspection if reqd.) It is the responsibility of the buyer for all information, survey and inspections be completed to their satisfaction and be carried out BEFORE bidding (if required)

A proven, strong, safe and fast racing , cruising circumnavigator with stainless rod rigging and hydraulic adjusted backstays. 15 deck winches(done with geared speeds + replacement spare) Mahogany fitted internally, sleeps eight (6 comfortably) at various locations throughout. Computerised hydroelectric Auto helm/ computer system, radar, radio (HF SSB and VHF) 2x life rafts / (6x)lifejackets and safety equipment, Epirb etc. 2 x bladder water tanks cross fed( 400trs approx) Perkins 4108 engine driving offset hydraulic Volvo pumps and shaft with folding prop.. Slab reefing with Spare mainsail, roller reefing on foresail and various spare headsails etc including spinnakers and storm jib foresail. . Lots of ancillary eqpt, Caribe RIB + 9hp outboard, new spare cordage/lines and new spare engine parts, too much equipment to realistically list Please, no time wasters or dreamers. This essentially a vessel that can be either sailed “as is” with minimal preparation or an upgrading project for capable yachtsman/ handyman. N.B.’As with all older boats the maintenance and refurbishment is ongoing and this is reflected in the asking price The price also reflects the hull value, ancillary equipment and age.

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