by Rose & David  

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The Yacht - Specifications and Equipment

Quinco is an Adams 40 shoal draft cutter rigged sloop sail boat with the hull constructed from Fiberglass that is foam cored with Airex Foam. The deck is multi layered plywood. Spars are aluminium painted with 2 pack polyurathane.

  • Australian Registration 375248
  • Length - 40 foot - 12.2 metres
  • Beam - 12 foot 6 inches - 3.66 metres
  • Draft - 4 foot 6 inches - 1.36 metres - centre board up
  • Engine - Nanni Diesel 4 cylinder 50 HP - 37.3 kW
  • Fuel Tanks - 2 x stainless steel approx 80 litres each and 8 x 20 litre Jerry cans in lazerette
  • Rigging - All stainless steel wire. Furler is on a swaged forestay, all other wire is fitted with Norseman fittings
  • Sails - Main (North Sails) with stainless slugs running up a "Tides Marine Smart Track" - Headsail (North Sails) - Staysail - Symmetrical Spinnaker in sock - Storm Trisail running up separate track in mast - Boom Brake, preventer
  • Sleeping Accommodation - V Berth Sleeps two - 2 x Pilot Berths in main saloon, ideal for secure sleeping when passage making - Port Side Quarter Berth sleeps one - Starboard Side Berth expands to sleep two - Main Saloon benches can also sleep one on each side making it possible to sleep nine
  • Navigation Equipment - Magnetic Compass in cockpit - Handheld magnetic compass in bracket next to nav station below deck - Navman Tracker 5000 series GPS chart plotter with external aerial, feeds Auto helm - Navman intelligent antenna feeds computer, wind instrument and AIS receivers - NASA Radar stand alone AIS receiver - NASA AIS Engine receiver feeds computer - JRC LCD Radar 1500 Mark II - Navman Wind 3150S - Ray marine depth sounder - Ray marine ST40 speed log with temperature sensor
  • Steering - Wheel steering from cockpit via gears and shafts to below decks truck steering box to quadrant, no cables or pulleys to let you down - TMQ Auto helm with remote - Fleming Wind Vane Steering
  • Communications Equipment - Barrett SSB HF Transceiver SB250 - Barrett 911 Auto Tuner for SSB Transceiver - Raymarine VHF Transceiver with DSC- Icom VHF Transceiver (backup) - Pactor Modem PTC IIe for at sea email via SSB Transceiver - Icom IC-40Jr x 2 UHF Transceivers - All Band Radio Receiver Yaesu FRG-7
  • Electrical Power - 240volt shore power - Cristec CPS300 Battery Charger 25 amp, 2 outputs for house and engine batteries - 12volt house battery x 3 110amp hour flooded cells deep cycle - Engine Alternator 100amp with smart regulator - 3 x solar panels total 240watts - Blue Sky Solar regulator booster 2000E - Silent Wind 400+ wind generator (400watt plus) - Link 10 battery monitor - Inverter 600watt above nav table, Inverter 2000watt pure sine wave in saloon
  • Safety Gear - Zodiac 6 person life raft - 6 x coastal life jackets - 2 x manual inflating life jackets with built in harness - 2 x Jack stays - 1 x dan buoy - Flare pack (in date) - GME EPIRB (registered) battery in date - Peel Gas detector with cutout solenoid at gas bottles
  • Tender - Zodiac "Zoom" 2.6 metres semi rigid - Yamaha 5HP 2-Stroke Short Shaft Outboard motor
  • Ground Tackle - Main anchor Manson CQR 45 pound - Spare anchor Bruce 15kg - Nilsen anchor windlass
  • Stove - Smev LPG 3 burner, Oven, Grill and Rotisserie - 2 x 9kg LPG bottles
  • Hot Water supplied by Jem 240volt hot water system fed to head and galley sink via flick mixer, this can also be engine heated if required
  • Pressure pump for both hot and cold water
  • Water Tanks - 2 x Atlas Plastic approx 60 litres each for drinking etc via dual water filters 1 x plastic keel tank for cockpit shower approx 100 litres for cockpit shower
  • Cockpit shower from separate water tank (keel tank) and pressure pump
  • Entertainment - Kogan KALED24DVDZC TV (24 inch) with DVD player - WDTV for playing Video, Music and Photos from router attached disk storage (NAS) - Kenwood Stereo Radio, CD Player KDC-MP239
  • Lights - All LED including Nav Lights except mast steaming light
  • Water Maker - Echo Tec 50 litres per hour 12volt powered
  • Computer Equipment - Intel NUC Computer 12 volt, with 12volt LCD monitor and Edgeport USB to Serial adapter for AIS, Pactor and GPS connections - Wireless Keyboard and Mouse - Netcom WiFi Router with unlocked internet dongle - Multi function Epson Printer XP-220
  • Refrigeration - 12 volt with Danfoss compressor
  • Head - TMC 12volt Electric Toilet
  • Bilge Pumps - 2 x Manual bilge pumps 1 x Auto electric bilge pump with audible alarm and warning light
  • Propeller Shaft Seal - PSS dripless shaft seal