This St Francis 43 is very well equipped for the live-aboard lifestyle with solar, wind generator, watermaker, freezer, radar, new engines, new sail drives, new sails and Stack Pack. This boat has never been chartered. It is in great condition and has many new upgrades & systems. It is balanced and sails very well. Engines, batteries, fuel and water tanks are all "mid ship", ensuring a stable and comfortable ride.
She has the four cabin, three head layout. These Angelo Lavranos designs are well proven, and respected as world cruisers.
The vessel is currently in Tonga and is not tax paid in NZ. Ask price is US$145000
Ideal opportunity to take delivery in Tonga .
“BRISA 302” is well equipped for the live-aboard lifestyle with solar, wind generator, watermaker, freezer, radar, new engines, new sail drives, new sails and Stack Pack. This boat has never been chartered. It is in great condition and has many new upgrades & systems. It is balanced and sails very well. Engines, batteries, fuel and water tanks are all "mid ship", ensuring a stable and comfortable ride.
She is currently in Tonga, arguably the worlds best cruising grounds, so she represents a great opportunity to purchase and start your cruising in the heart of the south pacific
Brisa 302 is registered as a New Zealand vessel, but is not imported into New Zealand.
Asking price is US$165,000
Built, when at what yard : St Francis Yachts, Cape St Francis, South Africa in 1994.
Designer : Angelo Lavranos and Associates.
Length overall : 43 Feet 00 inches. Beam overall : 23 Feet 07 inches. Draft : 03 Feet 02 inches. Displacement : 17,600 Lbs.
Hull : Hull is a foam sandwich construction. Polyester Resin, Uni Directional Glass fiber with a foam core. Make of foam core is unknown.
Gelcoat : White.
Bottom : Anti fouling paint over gelcoat.
Bulkheads : Combination of GRP and Plywood bulkheads. NDO.
Starboard Engine - Beta 28 HP diesel engine fitted. Stb. B- 28SD. 1243 HRS since rebilt
Port engine - Beta 28 HP
Sail Drives: Twin Technodrive Sea Prop 60 units.( 1200 HRS EACH ) . Oil pressure check : Normal.
Exhaust system : Wet Muffler.
Both of these engines have been professionally installed.
All hoses are new and have been double hose clamped with new clamps where required.
New Racor filters and strainers have been fitted.
Ships Power : 12 and 110 Volt.
Batteries : Six times six volt Trojan golf cart batteries. Two 12 volt, individual engine start batteries these batteries are new.
Charging system : One standard Beta 100 amp alternator fitted to each engine.
Wind Generator : Air Marine wind generator, mounted on custom ally support.
Solar Panels : Four 240 watt solar panels are fitted with totally independent regulators and wiring systems. Redundancy.
Selector Switch : Battery selector switch fitted, Start Battery selctor switch and emergency crossover switches installed.
Battery monitor : Link battery monitor fitted.
Switch Panel : Custom switch panel fitted.
Shore Power : 30 amp unit fitted.
Sound system: 7 speaker indoor outdoor Alpine stero with JBL MS9520 600W Max Power 6" x 9" MS Series 2-Way Coaxial Marine Boat Water Proof Speakers, includes a JBL subwoofer and amp.
Comments and recommendations: The vessel has just undergone a major overhaul.(2016)
Almost all of the wiring ( 99% ) has been professionally replaced using marine grade AWG wire all to spec.
VHF : Standard Horizen G X 2150 unit with AIS facility.
GPS Garmin GPS 4012 unit is fitted at the helm station.
RADAR : Garmin Digitsl unit is fitted.
AUTOPILOT: Simrad 12 volt unit with hydraulic ram.
COMPASS : Plastimo unit
DEPTH SOUNDER Simrad.( secondary unit garmin through hull transducer )
Mast : Extruded aluminium Sparcraft mast.
Boom : Extruded aluminum Sparcraft section.
Spreaders : Double set of aluminium spreaders.
Rigging : 1 X 19 Stainless steel wire fitted through out.
Running rigging : Dacron braid running rigging.
Sails : 1x 140% downwind genoa.
Mainsail: Ullman Sails South Africa New 2016
Mainsail Luff = 15.3 m
Foot = 5.68 m
Roach = 40 percent
Area = 60.83 sq m
Cloth = Challenge performance cruise 9.88 oz
Battens = 5
SDA Boxes = 5
Slides = Allslip
Reefs = 3
Reinforced webbing on batten pockets.
Ullman Sails South Africa. New 2016
110 % Upwind Jib
Luff = 16.2 m
Leech = 14.5 m m
Foot = 9.0 m
Area = 89.54 sq m
Cloth = Challenge performance cruise 8.88 oz
Foam Luff = Included
Ullman Sails South Africa. New 2016 Assymetric Spinnaker.
Luff = 14.8 m
Area = 110.29 sq m
Cloth = Contender Maxilite 250
Sock = Included.( spare sock aboard also. )
Fittings : Lewmar blocks fitted through out. Trampoline net : New net is fitted forward.
Standing rigging i was r replaced in 2012
Anchors : Rocnor 60 pound anchor is fitted. Fortress X 42 anchor s were observed.
Chains : 220 Feet x 3/8 galvanised chain.new 2017.
Rodes : 2 long nylon braided rodes observed.
Samson Post : Cleats fitted through out.
Electrical windlass : A new Lofrans Tigriss windlass is fitted.
Chain locker : Located forward in bridge deck.
Chain rollers : Double set fitted.
Hatches and openings : 12 Lewmar hatches. Custom sliding door.
Bimini : Custom Hard Bimini. Raincatcher railing needs replacing ( wooden edge )
Deck cushions : New close cell foam cushions.
Helmchair Stiddlow back Slimline seat- very comfy
Stove/Oven unit : Equator 2 Burner stove with oven. L.P.G Gas
Tank location : Aft rail ( two 9kg tanks about three months of use each ) .
Refrigeration unit: Danfoss 12volt unit fitted.
Freezer - Engel AC/DC Portable Tri-Voltage Fridge/Freezer - 43 Qt
Fresh water system : 12 volt Flo Jet Pressure pump.
Through hull fittings : Brass thru holes fitted.
Heads : One Jabsco pump action heads fitted. Two 12 volt fresh water flush, electric heads are fitted. Total heads = 3.
Showers : Four showers with shower sump and pump out. Pumps : 12 volt pressure pump fitted. Water heater : Stbd only, 10 liter unit engine water heated, or shore power.
Flares and flare gun : 2 sets set of offshore flares -out of date
. Life jackets : 6 Life jackets observed. Four inflatable deckvest style lifejackets.
Life sling fitted on aft port rail. Teahters and Jacklines as new and serviceable.
Automatic inflatable: Liferaft inspection expired. Hydrostatic release :
Life lines/stanchions : Double set of stations is fitted with Spectra.
Safety harnesses : several.
12 Ft AB Marine Rib- 2011
Yamaha Enduro 15 hp Outboard .
The interior woodwork needs some attention. The oak veneer needs replacing in areas and varnishing.
The exterior paintwork needs some attention. Again cosmetic.
Considerable spare parts ( starter, alternator, water pumps, fuel and air filters, injectors, engine gaskets, engine belts, impellors, tools, epoxy resins, paints. Etc.
Extensive tool box.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.