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Malo 42

Build year:  1992

Southampton, United Kingdom

Sailing boat for sale

216,660 EUR

(189,000 GBP)

  • Indigo Yachting
  • Unit 3 Martins Barn
  • PO20 7BX Chichester
  • United Kingdom
  • +44 1243 88 45 55
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Available from mid October, taking enquires now. Perfect bluewater liveaboard. Ideal for Atlantic circuit or beyond... Balou is a very strong, safe, reliable, extensively sailed and well loved boat. She is very comfortable, designed to live off-grid and be the perfect adventure boat. She comes with an incredible amount of spares to see you through most situations. Please get in touch with questions, she is a wonderful boat and we would be happy to talk you through her and any queries.Dimensions DetailsMin Draft/ Drive Up: 1.9 MetersMax Draft / Drive Down: 2.1 MetersCockpit Position: AftConstruction DetailsHull Shape: Long fin keelAdditional Information: Malo yachts are designed and built to withstand long-term use in the severest conditions. Stronger built than most yachts, using Kevlar reinforced polyester, the hull is insulated against condensation and protected underwater by epoxy. The ballast is completely encapsulated in the integral GRP keel, giving a problem free construction with lower maintenance. The rudder is carried on solid stainless steel stock and connected to an integral skeg with a heavy-duty bronze fitting. It has a Lloyds Certification as standard from construction.Tank DetailsFuel: 370 ltrs/phNo of fuel tanks: 1Water: 650No of water tanks: 2Holding: 20 ltrs/phNo of holding tanks: 2Holding Tanks: YesNavigationNavigation AidsRadar: Raymarine Radar 4kWPlotter: Raymarine E80 + Wifi to work with Navionics/iPadAutopilot: Raymarine SPX30 with hydraulic linear driveCompass: SilvaSpeed Log: RaymarineWind Indicator: RaymarineDepth: YesVHF: Raymarine (New) with cockpit wired handset. AIS Receiver/Transmitter: Yes. Receive and TransmitAdditional Navigation Information: Navigation is very easy on this boat. Setup for long ocean journeys we do most of the navigation on the ipad which has AIS overlaid. Radar is great for spotting rain/squalls on the way and in foggy conditions to avoid non-AIS fishing vessels.Rig/SailsSails DetailsMainsails: Good condition (2018) - In mast furling.Spinnaker: A-Symetric furling spinaker (new) on a bowsprit. Genoa: 100% Genoa, recently cleaned and new UV strip. JIB / Staysail: Hardly used (Stored in the bow)Additional Information: Twin light weight foresail jib (for long downwind passages and easier than a spinnaker), also new.Storm sail (New)Rig DetailsRig Type: CutterRigging Age: Brand newAdditional Information: Offshore rigging fitted with 10 year guarantee (until Aug 2033)New running riggingSelden Mast (serviced Aug 2023 with certification)In mast furling recently servicedNew foresail furlingWinches DetailsGenoa Sheet: Andersen Hydraulic Winches x2 in the cockpitMain: Andersen Hydraulic Winches x2 in the cockpitHalyards: Andersen self tailingSpinnaker Sheet: Andersen self tailingAdditional Information: Push button and powerful winches makes light work of tough sailing conditions. All winches are near the helm to make sailing very easy, especially when solo sailing or only one person is on watch.Safety EquipmentSafety Equipment DetailsEPIRB: YesLife raft: Opensea Zodiac 4 person ISO9560 (very good raft and 1 year left on its service)No. Life Jackets: 0Jack Stays: YESNo. Life Buoy: 1No. Dan Buoy: 1No. Electric Bilge Pumps: 2No. Manual Bilge Pumps: 1Radar Reflector: NO Emergency Tiller: YES Gas Alarm: YES No. Of Fire Blanket: 0 No. Of Fire Extinguishers: 1 EquipmentDeck Equipment DetailsAnchor 1: Rocna 40kg (It has never failed us) 50m of 8mm chain.Anchor 2: Spare bow anchor (Original Malo design)Anchor 3: Stern/Kedge anchor, 30m of chain. Ideal for aligning the boat to the swell rather than wind in anchorages. Additional Information: Full teak deckGlass spray hood, which makes cockpit life very comfortable Cockpit full enclosure which is removable for warmer climates Bimini for shade and mounting flexible solar panelsSwimming platform and ladderSeparate radar post which is also the outboard winch to get it on the dinghy easilyExternal hot/cold shower 6 fenders with new coversRail around the mast for safety at seaLarge anchor lockerHuge cleatsRaised toe rail Hand rails forward to the mast Fender stepTenders & Toy DetailsTender: 2.4m (fast with 2 people, can carry 4 adults)Outboard Make: 8HP (need servicing)ElectronicsElectrics DetailsOn-board Voltage1: 12VOn-board Voltage2: 24VOn-board Voltage3: Domestic Batteries: 12v 180ah AGM, 24v 240ah AGMEngine Batteries: 12v starter batteryBattery Charger Make: Victron charger and inverter. Generator: 2.4KwShore Power: YES Solar Panels: 250W (additional spare cables available for more panels) Additional Information: It is designed to live aboard off-grid. We lived 3 months without shore-power or the need for the generator. It has extra Voltronic solar regulators if you want to add more panels. The 300W hydrogenerator is very useful for longer passages especially when cloudy. The navigation and lights are powered off 12v. The mains power (coffee machine etc), autopilot, winches, bow thruster and anchor windlass are on 24v for better performance. The engine also has both 12v and 24v alternators.MachineryBow Thruster: YesMachinery DetailsEngine Age: OriginalConsumption: 2.5 ltrs/phProp Type: FoldingDrive Type: ShaftGenerator Make, Model, Kva, Hours: 2.4KwBow Thruster Make, Model, Hp: Vertus 5.7kW (recently serviced with new parts)Additional Information: Lots of spares are included, too many to list here! 300W Wattandsea Hydrogenerator 50lph Aquatec WatermakerEngine is: 4JH2 UTE 100HPAccommodationNo. of Doubles: 2No. Singles: 1No. Saloon Berths: 1No. Heads: 2Cabin Heating (Make / Model): Eberspacher Calorifier (Size/Make/Model): 40 litre IsotempCooker: 2 hobEntertainment System: Bluetooth Radio with external speakersAdditional Information: Wonderful original wood throughout. Very comfortable living. Main cabin is in the bow with a double bed, ensuite and separate shower. Rear cabin is also double with some storage. The sofa can sleep 2 with lowering the table but best with just one person and it includes a le


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