The 42CS is the latest yacht from the Contest range. Winning the 2014 "Yacht of the year" award her versatility, quality and speed are internationally recognised. She is sailed easily single handed due to her electric reefing for mainsail and genoa. Her 5 electric winches will ensure easy handling under all circumstances. Important features are double laminated panoramic window, handcrafted oak joinery, 3-cabins, large galley with large fridges, generator, folding transom/bathing platform. The owner has decided to purchase a larger Contest and therefore, this 2014 yacht is up for sale.
Please contact Contest Brokerage at +31 (0)227 543636
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Beam: 4.15 m
Maximum Draft: 2.20 m
Navigation and Electronics
Navigation lights Yes, Led
Rudder indicator On autopilot
Log/speed B&G Triton
Depth B&G Triton
Wind B&G Triton (wind angle, speed and magnified)
Autopilot Brooks and Gatehouse
Radar Brooks and Gatehouse 4G
GPS Brooks and Gatehouse
VHF Simrad RS82
Chart plotter Brooks and Gatehouse Radar/Chartplotter
Other AIS transceiver Simrad NAIS 400, Wifi yachtrouter + WLAN AC marine incl. hotspot, etc. The zeus plotter has a wifi signal and can be intergrated with the Ipad-app of B&G. This can be displayed on the LCD tv in the saloon through AppleTV.
Rig and Sails
Type Fractionally rigged with 2 pairs of swept back spreaders
Spars, stays Seldèn aluminium mast and boom
Winches Electric winches for main sheet, genoa sheets, 1 x electric outhaul main/halyard, 1 x manual halyard
Main sail North Sails Soft Norlam with vertical battens
Main sail reefing system Electric in-mast reefing system
Genoa North Sails Soft Norlam with battens
Genoa reefing system Electric genoa furling system
Gennaker Code Zero with halyard, sheets & furler
Other Seldén aluminium mast and boom,deck stepped, sloop, mast with 2 swept back spreaders. The a non-overlapping head sail, in combination with the electric winches enables quick and easy tacking, especially for a small crew. The hydraulic back stay tensioner and boom-vang can be operated from the cockpit. Electric winches for main sail and genoa sheets are within reach of the helmsman, adjustable fairleads from cockpit.
Engine, electrics, water
Power 54 HP
Make Yanmar 4JH5 turbo charged
Year built 2014
Fuel tank 230L + 88L daytank (both in PE)
Cooling system Indirect cooling system
Propulsion Saildrive with 3-bladed folding propellor
Measuring instruments RPM, acoustic alarm for oil pressure, temperature and
Battery 4 x 140 Ah. service batteries, 1 x 160A for bowthruster and windlass, 1 x 50A for engine and genset
Battery charger 1 x battery charger, 1 x battery charger/inverter
Generator Whisper Power M-SC 3.5 (50Hz)
Water pressure system Electric water pressure system
Warm water Boiler (on engine and 220V
Water tank Approx. 325 ltr
Holding tank Waste water tanks for both heads
Shore power Yes, with circuit breaker
Water tank gauge Yes
Other This yacht is equipped with the high-speed CANbus electric wiring technology of Mastervolt. The intelligent, one-cable MasterBus network simplifies wiring, saving valuable space and weight. Additionally, the system can be automated and customized to meet all requirements of the user. The wide range of interfaces and modules can connect any equipment to the MasterBus system and can be managed, monitored or operated locally or centrally, multiple 230V sockets, isolation transformer.
Material, colours Spacious handcrafted interior in Oak (matt satin whitewash finish)
Upholstery, curtains Warm beige cloth upholstery
Saloon Spacious saloon with ample daylight through panoramic window
Cabins Owners cabin forward, two guest cabins aft
Beds double berths in all cabins
Headroom Approx. 2.05m.
Toilet 1 x manual toilet and 1 x electric toilet in owners head
Shower/bath Showers in both heads
Sound system/TV Radio/CS/MP3 Player, speakers in saloon and cockpit
TV Samsung 32" flatscreen mounted on main bulkhead
Cooking device Three burner stove with oven
Fridge 1 x front opening fridge
Freezer Freezing possibility in fridge
Heating Webasto Airtop ducted hot air
Air conditioning Self contained airconditioning in forward cabin (5.000 Btu)
Other Underneath the flush deck a crew of six can be accommodated in the high end, hand made, interior of which the Contest yard is famous. The interior is in oak with a white wash varnish. Light oak floor boards, leather panels at the bulkheads and the sophisticated upholstery finishes her cosy atmosphere.
Shape Sandwich,vacuum infused, roundbilged hull in Majestic Blue, underwatership in epoxy.
Deck design Teak on vacuum infused GRP sandwich deck
Keel/Leeboard Fin keel with lead bulb
Rudder Balanced spade rudder
Steering system Rack & pinion steering system by JEFA
Windows Double, laminated privacy glass, flush deck hatches, rollo's under all deck hatches
Boatyard Contest Yachts, Medemblik, The Netherlands
Designer Georg Nissen
Build Nr. 42204
CE code CE-A, unlimited ocean going voyages
Other Construction is to the highest Dutch standards with each yacht combining hand finished craftsmanship with modern technologies including five-axis CNC cutting, vacuum resin infusion of balsa cored composite hulls and vacuum bonding of teak decks. Combined, this assures accuracy, consistency and optimised integrity for a stronger, lighter, more durable yacht.
Anchor 20Kg Delta anchor with 50m. of 10mm galvanised chain.
Windlass Electric windlass, up and down
Fenders, lines Full set of fenders and warps
Exterior cushions Full set of cockpit cushions
Sprayhood Foldable sprayhood, folds down flush in superstructure
Bimini Large bimini over entire cockpit
Swimming ladder Mounted on folding transom
Swimming platform Folding transom with teak, hot and cold shower at transom
Sea rails, pushpit, pullpit 2 wires in 316 stainless steel
Other Foldable cockpit table, full set of luxury cockpit cushions,
CE certification CE-A, Unlimited ocean going voyages
Bilge pump Electric and manual bilgepumps
Fire extinguisher Several fire extinguishers
Gas bottle locker Yes
Other Alarms for running bilge pump, water in fuel, battery level and black water tanks.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.