Beautiful modern classic, based on a design by Sparkman and Stephens.The 'De Blauwe Maan' is a 'head turner' for good reason. In every port you will be welcomed with a smile and be showered with positive reactions. Last but not least, the yacht is a pleasure to sail, both in light and heavy weather. The yacht has a spacious and bright deck saloon, tastefully finished with authentic details.
GENERALOther: The Blue Moon was designed and built in 1982 by Manfred Kessler, the underwater hull being based on famous Sparkman & Stephens Bloodhound of the 1930's. The hull is 'cold moulded'5 layers of 7 mm mahogany diagonally epoxy glued. The lead keel is fitted with stainless steel keel bolts. The hull was painted in 2016.
ACCOMMODATIONOther: The owner's cabin in the forward section is equipped with a washbasin, concealed toilet and several hanging and storage cabinets.
ENGINE, ELECTRICS, WATERPropulsion: Propeller shaft fitted with generator. Batteries are charged under sail.Hot water: 220v (boiler 40 ltr) and engineRIG AND SAILSMizzen: With lazyjacks + monkey (sail between the mizzen and main mast)Genoa: RolgenoaJib: RolfokEQUIPMENTBoat cover: 1x sun canopy cockpit, 1x sun canopy front deckSwimming platform: Teak swim platform, collapsible against the hull.
TAKELAGE/SEGEL: Grootzeil: Mit Lazyjacks, Bezaan: Mit Lazyjacks + Monkey (Segel zwischen Besan und Großmast), Genua: Rolgenoa, Fok: Rolfok, Genua: Rolgenoa, Hauptsegel: Mit Lazyjacks;