Forgus 35

Forgus 35 built in Sweden and launched 1980 with numerous quality upgrades since then, including the Volvo engine.

Exclusively For Sale with DBY Boat Sales, this strong bluewater sailboat will take you safely and comfortably anywhere. The family of 3 have just sailed into Australia after a multi year bluewater crossing from Sweden. With almost half the weight in the keel and a large sail area it performs very well both in strong and light winds.

Having just sailed to Australia from Sweden, she is equipped to continue travelling anywhere you like. Good sails, solent rig set up for a variety of wind strengths and angles, made for blue water cruising, together with a Hydrovane windvane and a strong Raymarine autopilot will take care of the sailing. Hefty solar panels and lithium batteries are used to run all systems including the watermaker and the other electronics on board for a comfortable and safe voyage. The boat features simple systems and avoids unnecessarily complicated electronics.

A lot of upgrades were made 2022 before the family left Sweden to sail to Australia. New safety equipment as offshore life raft, upgrades of the rig including new standing and running rig. The interior updates includes new thru hulls and pipes, new stove and gas installation and new mattresses/cushions. Bottom has been epoxy treated and copper coat applied to provide marine fouling for many (+10) years.

There is a lot of spare parts included. Spare starter motor and alternator to the engine, extra 16kg Delta anchor and new electric anchor winch with foot controls, offshore spare kit to Hydrovane and more.

Arrange an inspection 02 9999 3311, sales@dbyboatsales.com.au

 

Price: 76,760.00 AUD
Price Base: 76,760.00
Brand: FORGUS
Model: 35
Length: 35.00 Feet
Year: 1980
Category: Fibreglass
Hull Type: GRP
Hull Style: Single
Power Type: Sail
Type Of Sales: Dealer
Engine Make: Volvo Penta
Engine Type: Volvo Penta 38hp 1994
Condition: Used
State: New South Wales
Suburb: PITTWATER
Registration Expiry Date: 07/06/2024
Stock Number: PWFO353349
Registration Number: 819425
Designer : Hugo Samuelsson
Builder : Intermittent AB, Orust, Sweden
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 180 plus 12v watermaker
Hull Construction Material : GRP
Hull Type : Mono
Deck Construction Material : GRP
Country Origin : Sweden
Length (feet) : 34.1 feet
Length (m) : 10.4 m
Length Waterline (m) : 9.1 m
Beam/Width (m) : 3.4 m
Draft (m) : 1.8 m
Draft (feet) : 6200 feet
Keel/Ballast : 2700kg
Number of Helms : 1
Displacement : 6200kg
Engine Notes : Volvo Penta 1994, MD2040.
Number Of Engines : 1
Engine Standard : Volvo 38hp installed 1994, immaculate condition
Stroke : 4
Horse Power (hp) : 38
Drive Type : Sail Drive
Engine Room : Behind compainway steps with good access to front and sides for servicing
Number of Batteries : 5 Lithium Batteries, total 375Ah 3x125 120Ah AGM Battery for anchor winch 75Ah start battery
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1 stainless steel
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 100
Propeller : 3 blade folding
Steering System : Wheel with Raymarine linear autopilot plus additional wind vane steering and emergency tiller
Accommodation Notes : Sleeps 5 plus 2 settee bunks if required
Number of Berths : Sleeps 5 across one double and three single berths. All are 2m long.
Number of Toilets : 1
Toilet Type : Air head composting toilet
Holding Tank (L) : Composting design
Galley Notes : L shaped, very well suited for cooking at sea. Almost new gas stove and oven
Stove : 2021 2 plate gas stove ovenTECHIMPEX 450
Refrigeration : Isotherm ASU
Number of Sinks : 1 stainless steel
Anchor / Winch : Electric up/down controls
Bilge Pump : Heavy duty electric bilge pump and manual bilge pump
Deck Gear : Life raft - sea safe pro light life raft from 2022. Swim boarding platform at transom.
Mast/Rigging : All standing rigging changed except forestay and turnbuckles in late 2021.
Sail Inventory : New sails 2022. All high quality sails from Lundh sails. Main, genoa, gib and code 0.
Electrics : Solar panels with total 450W Lithium batteries, total 375Ah. 120Ah AGM battery for anchor winch. 7hAh start battery. High capacity 60amp alternator from engine. Victron battery chargers and inverter.
Electronics Navigation : Navionics charts with AIS transponder VHF wind instrument Raymarine Autopilot
Dinghy : Suzumar 270 plus 6hp outboard
Safety Gear : Sea-Safe pro light life raft from 2022. Ocean signal EPIRB. Flares offshore pack. Fire protection- 4 fire extinguisher and fire and gas detector.
Covers : Boom, tent, sunroof and deck hatch covers.
Ground Tackle : Sarca Excel 22kg Anchor 50m stainless chain electric anchor winch. Extra 60m anchor rope
Watermaker / De-Sal : Katadyn powersurvivor 40E, 12v
GPS : Raymarine
Radio : VHF
Remarks : Hydrovane windvane 2022
Vessel Name : MAROU

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