|Tax Status:||Tax Paid|
Rhu Inverclyde UK|
Moody Eclipse 43 Built 1992.
This is a very good example of this extremely popular Deck Saloon from the design pen of Bill Dixon and built by Marine Projects of Plymouth.
'Blue Fin III' has been constantly upgraded by her current owner at some considerable expense probably the best Moody Eclipse 43 we have presented on brokerage. Be Quick !!!!
Loa: 12.95m - 42.5ft
Lwl: 11.00m - 36.8ft
Beam: 4.26m - 14ft
Draft: Shoal Keel 1.47m - 4.83ft
Displacement: 10,433kgs - 23,000lbs
Ballast: 3,969kgs - 8,750lbs.
Builders: Marine Projects Ltd Plymouth England
Designer: Bill Dixon
1 x Perkins Prima M80T diesel inboard engine.
Total Power: 78hp.
4 x Cylinders
Shaft Drive with stainless Steel shaft and 3 Blade fixed propeller.
Engine serviced annually.
Cruising Speed: 6.5knots.
Maximum Speed: 7.5-8knots.
New shaft coupling ( 2016 )
Fuel Capacity: 286 Litres. ( New Stainless steel Fuel Tank pipework and fittings 2019 + fuel guage )
Water Capacity: 455 Litres ( Port water Tank New 2015, Starboard Tank New in Stainless Steel 2016).
Holding Tank Stainless steel.
Hull Deck & Superstructure are all of GRP.
Keel is of Shoal draft type cast iron with large bulb.
Spade Rudder on semi skeg.
Interior fit out is of Teak and Teak veneer. Upholstery cloth Saloon in Blue and cabins in Pink/Grey cloth.
Teak and Holly flooring.
Saloon upholstery ( New 2015 )
New carpets in cabins 2015.
There are 12 volt electrics throughout supplied by a bank of three batteries plus additional battery for Windlass and Generator which in turn are charged by the engine alternator.
2 x Domestic Batteries
1 x Engine start Battery
1 x Generator battery.
There is also a Beta Marine 4kw Generator fitted linked to the ring mains ( New in 2016 )
240 volt shore power system with inline battery charger and cable ( New cable 2015 )
Battery Charger ( New Smart Charger 2016 )
There are six berths in three separate cabins below decks as follows.
Master Forward Cabin: Large Island double berth with good hanging locker and stowage. En-suite heads with shower
Guest cabin: situated aft of Master cabin on Port side 2 x Single bunks with good stowage and en-suite access to day heads.
Galley: is to Starboard side and is a large 'U' shape ample work surfaces and locker plus cupboard stowage.Large fornt opening fridge plus 2 further coolboxes, Stainless steel double sink, Two Burner Neptune 4500 cooker with oven and grill ( New 2015 ) plus Samsung Selection Microwave.
Deck Saloon: The Saloon is a large open type with Lower Helm position to Starboard and saloon seating and table to port side.
Aft Guest cabin: Situated to Starboard side aft under cockpit type arrangenent can be two single berths or converts to large double with in fill piece. again good stowage space and lockers.
See layout plan provided.
Spars and Rigging
Double spreader masthead rig in anodised aluminium with Stainless steel standing rigging and braided running rigging ( Spar by Kemp/Selden )
In-mast mainsail reefing.
Furlex roller furling headsail reefing. ( New 2015 by Silvers Marine )
Standing rigging ( New 2015 by Silvers Marine )
In-mast Mainsail in Dacron with vertical battens and UV Protective strip by North Sails ( New 2015 ).
Roller Furling Genoa in Dacron with Blue UV Strip by North Sails ( New 2015 )
Sprayhood and stainless steel frame with grab handle Blue acrylic. ( New 2017 )
Wheel and pedestal cover blue acrylic ( New 2017 )
Fender strip protective cover blue acrylic ( New 2017 )
Stainless steel Stemhead Anchor roller ( twin rollers )
Electric anchor windlass. ( New gypsy 2015 )
CQR Anchor with 48m chain and 34m warp. ( New anchor chain 2015 )
Stainless steel pushpit and pulpit with stanchion and stainless steel guard wires.
Opening side rail and aft rail gates.
Deck mooring cleats.
Opening ports and hatches.
2 x Self tailing Primary winches.
1 x Self tailing furling control winch.
2 x Self tailing control winches.
Deck wash facility with pump. ( New pump 2017 )
Outboard bracket ( New 2015 )
6 Man life raft ( New 2015 serviced 2018 )
3 x Fire extinguishers new 2015 )
2 x Horseshoe lifebuoys cradle and lights ( New 2015 )
Bilge pumps electric and manual.
Deck safety jack stays. ( New 2015 ).
Navigation and Electronics
Full Navigation lighting Mast and deck level.
2 x steering compasses Bulkhead mounted at lower helm and Binnacle mounted in cockpit.
Standard Horizon CP3001 Chart plotter mounted at lower helm .
Furuno GUAS 4 Daylight view Radar.
Autohelm ST6000 Autopilot with cockpit and Lower helm display heads.
Standard Horizon GX2100 DSC VHF Radio with masthead antenna at lower helm.
Raymarine i70 Multi display at lower helm position. ( New 2015 )
Raymarine i70 Log/speedo at cockpit pedestal ( New 2015 )
Raymarine i70 Depth at cockpit pedestal ( New 2015 )
Raymarine i70 Wind/speed/direction at cockpit pedestal ( New 2015 )
Clock and Barometer ( New 2015 )
Bow thruster ( New Battery 2017 )
Eberspacher central Heating.
4kw Beta Marine Generator ( New 2016 )
Smart Battery Charger ( New 2016 )
Front opening fridge.
Cocktail Fridge in Saloon
Neptune 4500 2 burner cooker with oven and grill ( New 2015 )
Deck wash system ( New pump 2017 )
Manual toilet to day heads.
Electric toilet to Master cabin en-suite ( New electric toilet and shower discharge pump 2016 ).
Crockery ( New 2015 )
Clock & Barometer ( New 2015 )
Warps and Fenders.
Hull undersides shot blasted to original Gel coat and two coats of epoxy applied.(2015)
Full interior and exterior refurb including Mast and Boom (2015 )
- Microwave oven
- Log speedometer
- Marine head
- Electric bilge pump
- Teak cockpit
- Steering wheel
- Electric head
- Swimming ladder
- Cockpit table
- Manual bilge pump
- Wind speed and direction
- Outboard engine brackets
- Shore power inlet
- Spray hood
- Bow thruster
- Furling mainsail
- Furling genoa
- Hot water
- Cockpit cover
In this case we are acting as brokers only. The Vendor is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and / or to have an engine trial conducted, which if carried out by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.
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|Vessel name:||Blue Fin III|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||1 x Perkins Prima M80T|
|Length over all:||12.954m|
|Keel type:||Bulb Keel|