Blue Dane


Blue Dane underwent a major refit in 2004 with top quality fittings and work done professionally to a high standard (hull spraying, hull fittings, deck paint, interior varnish, new standing rigging, gas). The cockpit was also totally renewed in 2010 (new teaks seats and locker covers, washboards, coamings).

British part one registered and currently on the hard in the yard of the harbour of Carentan in Normandy (France).


Hull: Blue GRP hull. Bottom treated with VC tar and anti osmosis coatings. Off-white GRP deck & coach roof (repainted 2007). Large cockpit with teak washboards and teak cockpit seats.

Engine: Bukh 20 HP diesel. Morse engine control unit and control lines new 2003. Very well maintained (regular professional service and maintenance) and in very good working condition.

Tankage: 20 gallons water (75 litres) stainless tank; 12 gallons diesel (45 litres) stainless tank.

Electrical: 2x12 V heavy duty domestic maintenance free batteries (2008). Shore power and Cristeck battery charger. Exterior socket.

Navigation instrument: Nasa echo sounder and log. Humminbird transversal Fish Finder. Lorenz color chart plotter. B&G wind speed and direction. Contest steering compass. VHF radio. Radar reflector.

Sails: Lucas mainsail slab reefing. Lucas Genoa. Spinnaker. Crusader Cruising chute. All very good and well serviceable.

Rigging: Bermudan sloop. Anodised alloy deck-stepped mast. Spinnaker pole. Plastimo roller furling. All running rigging leading back to cockpit. Cockpit fitted with 2 Lewmar 7 winches for reefing; 2 Lewmar 40 winches for foresail; 2 Enkes 20 winches for cruising chute. Boom track.

Accomodation: Large double berth in forecabin, quarter berth, and port dinette table drops down to make a double. Between main cabin and forward cabin is sea toilet in separate toilet compartment. Hanging locker opposite. Galley on starboard side with Flavel gas oven, grill and hobs. Stainless steel sink with pressurised water. Chart table to port. Velour upholstery. Curtains and brass rails on all windows. Teak varnish interior.

Heating: diesel Eberspacher Airtronic

Liferaft: Viking Liferaft 4 men valise (2006)

Other: 100 feet of anchor chain and Danforth anchor.

Price: Euros 14,000 ono

Please apply to the owner for viewing Norma and David Snow
phone number 0033 (0)2 33 07 89 46
or contact Mr Arole (GAM Marine) in the harbour

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