Beneteau First 285
Wing Keel Shallow Draft
Beneteau First 285 for sale | 8.77m (28'9") | 1988 | 1x diesel 18hp | GRP Construction | wing keel underwater profile | 6 berths | Boat REF# 242370
|Fuel capacity||26.0 ltr (5.7 G) Total - 1 Tanks|
|Water capacity||50.0 ltr (11.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks|
|Engine||1 x Diesel 18hp|
|Engine make and model||Volvo Penta 2002 (unknown year)|
|Engine Hours||Not Recorded|
|Prop(s)||2 Blade Folding Bronze|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||1.5 ltr (0.3 G) /hour At Cruising Speed|
|Cruising speed (approx)||5.5 knots|
|Max speed (approx)||6.5 knots|
NASA marine battery monitor.
Phase Three Battery charger.
|Draft Min||1.20m (3'11")|
|Draft Max||1.20m (3'11")|
Sloop rigged Z Spar Aluminium spars (unknown year) with stainless steel standing rigging (2014)
|Mainsail||Quay Sails - Slab (2010) Stack Pack, 3 Reefs|
|Headsail||- Furling (unknown year)|
|Other sails||Cruising Shute (unknown year)|
|Spinnaker (unknown year)|
|Storm Jib (unknown year)|
2010 New Main Sail
2013 New Snuffers X2
2009 Facnor Jib Furling
2014 Standing Rigging. Not Back Stay
12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power, NASA marine 20W solar panel and regulator.
|Underwater profile||Wing keel|
|Total # of berths||6|
|No. of double berths||2|
|No. of single berths||2|
|Heads||1 heads (Sea Toilet)|
|Pressurised water system|
2 burner gas cooker
Garmin 152 GPS.
Raymarine Log & Depth.
NASA Wireless Wind Speed/Direction.
NASA AIS Receiver
Icom IC M56 VHF.
2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
15.00m (49'3") of chain
30.00m (98'5") of warp
1 bilge pumps (1 manual / 0 Electric)
The Beneteau First 285 is said to have great sailing characteristics. she is at home on the club racing circuit and would also be a spritely family cruiser.
They have a reputation by being an all-around great sailboat – slick, even in light winds easy to work, forgiving to handle; comfortable, with an accommodating cockpit and spacious below for her size.
Worth a viewing.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.