WVELENGTH, Canna, 2016

Rugged 1976 cruiser-racer from a world famous designer

Van de Stadt fast fin and spade rudder Pionier 10s won Class IV in the Fastnet Race in 1971 and 1973.

‘A performance all-weather boat’ THE GOOD BOAT GUIDE.

Builder: Western Marine Construction Ltd, Waterlooville, 1976. Designer: E.G. van de Stadt

Length overall: 31ft 10in 9,7m Beam: 9ft 10in 3,0m

Length waterline: 24ft 0in 7,35m Draught: 5ft 11in 1,8m

Displacement: 4100kg Ballast: 1690kg

Sail area: 605.25 sq ft [56,23 sqm] Transport height: 11ft 9in

Engine: Yanmar 2GM20 2-cylinder diesel DIN hp: 16 @ 3400 rpm

Berths: 4 in 2 cabins Rig: Bermudan sloop

WAVELENGTH, Cheshire 2022

Sails: White mainsail with lazyjack reefing, blue genoa with roller reefing, both sails by Owen of Oban, ‘Scotland's premier sailmaker’. Sail cover.

Rig: Aluminium mast, boom and spinnaker pole with stainless steel rigging, pulpit, guard rails and lifelines.

Engine: Yanmar 2GM20 raw water-cooled 2-cylinder 4-stroke vertical marine diesel engine with KM2 gearbox. Japanese 1996 model delivers DIN hp 16 at high speed 3400rpm through shaft to folding bronze propeller. Fuel tankage 300 litres. Engine alternator charges two 12 volt batteries.

WAVELENGTH, November 2022

WAVELENGTH, November 2022

WAVELENGTH, November 2022

WAVELENGTH, November 2022

Hull: Hand laid white grp hull and deck incorporates bonded-in Bruynzeel marine plywood bulkheads and a moulded head lining. This pioneering, pionieren in Dutch, grp racer has proved enormously strong and durable. The main bulkhead bears the loading from the deck-stepped mast on two overhead beams. The cast iron keel is secured to glassed-in hardwood bearers by stainless steel studs. Thge spade rudder is mounted on a stainless steel fabrication welded to the solid stainless steel stock with upper and lower bearings. The rigging baby stay is braced by a wire strop in the focsle running from the deck-head to the hull. Blue canvas sprayhood with transparent panels. Ventilated wooden washboards in companion way. Teak slat cockpit seating and teak slat cockpit sole. Hull painted in 2019 and anti-fouled in 2020.

. Deck gear: Tiller steering, two Lewmar 40 self-tailing spinnaker sheet winches, two Lewmar 25 two-speed sheet winches, two Lewmar 25 two-speed deck-mounted halyard winches, CQR drop-forged anchor with chain and rope scope, 10 mooring warps and 6 fenders. Three mooring cleats on the foredeck and two mooring cleats aft, each with under-deck reinforcement plates. Waterproof cockpit cushions. Navigation, steaming and anchor lights.

Safety gear: Lifejackets for four adults and one child, two horseshoe lifebuoys, one manual diaphragm bilge pump in cockpit and one one electric automatic bilge pump, fire extinguisher in saloon, cockpit gas locker for two cylinders, mast-mounted radar reflector. Liferaft mounted in cockpit.

Navigation equipment: Compass, depth sounder, Garmin gps satellite navigation, VHF radio and aerial, wireless windspeed and direction indicator, windvane at masthead.

Accommodation: Saloon fitted in wood with white-panelled lockers, heated by a gas-powered Truma combined warm air and hot water unit. Port and starboard settee berths with soft grey waterproof textile cushions seating four diners around a folding wooden table. There are two short V-berths in the focsle and one full quarter berth by a wooden chart desk and instrument panel. The galley comprises a stainless steel sink, supplied from a 50-litre fresh water tank under port settee berth, a two burner gas hob, grill and cooker supplied from the cockpit gas locker, with numerous lockers, drawers and cupboards for cutlery, pots and pans. Heads are forward of main bulkhead in a wet room area with a recent Jabsco Twist N Lock compact sea lavatory. Bluetooth marine stereo and radio system.

WAVELENGTH, Cheshire, 2022

WAVELENGTH, Cheshire, 2022

WAVELENGTH, Cheshire, 2022

WAVELENGTH has been cruised extensively in the Irish Sea and the West of Scotland during the ten years of her current ownership but she must now be sold due to recent ill-health. She is currently stored, de-rigged, on the hard at Weaver Shipyard, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 1LB, alongside the navigable River Weaver with a yard crane and road transport immediately available. Viewing only on weekdays.

Pionier 10 sail plan


GBP 15,000.00

Brokerage sale

Coburg Yacht Brokers

Sealand Boat Deliveries Limited
Douglas Boatyard, Becconsall Lane, Hesketh Bank, Preston, Lancashire, England. PR4 6RR
Tel: 01254 705225
International: +44 1254 705225

Internet address: http://www.coburgbrokers.com

e-mail: ros@poptel.org

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Please note: 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. Particulars 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 employ a qualified marine surveyor to undertake a survey and, if necessary, to undertake an engine test. Offered for sale subject to being unsold.