Sailing BoatsHustlerModel 32United Kingdom
LOA: 9.85m – 32’4” / BEAM: 3.43m – 11’3” / DRAFT: 1.78m – 5’10” /DISP: 3518kg
Built by Vervale (1979) GRP construction, Cast iron fin, Fractional sloop, White hull,
Sail No. GBR 7762 R, registered SSR150507
Extensive upgrading, modernising and completion of all major works makes Molly Ava a sleek and modern sea and race worthy vessel.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Falcon was bought originally from a Brittany based owner in 2012. The boat has been used offshore since launch in 1979 when it competed in class (V) of that years infamous Fastnet race where it retired to Newlyn after four days. (ref: karibario.blogspot) Boat’s previous name.
- New JEFA bearings to rudder
- Saildrive diaphragm renewed and Lrg serviced
- Keel removed, epoxy coated at top, reseated and faired
- Numerous other upgrades
CURRENT LOCATION: Hardstanding at Partington Marine
ENGINE, DECK, SAILS EQUIPMENT & CONDITION
ENGINE: Volvo Penta MD 2020 18hp (fully serviced excellent codition) Diesel, Fuel tank 30ltrs, 3 batteries, Engine hours approx 110, New 2004, 1 L per hour consumption, Folding prop, Cruising speed 5knts, Max speed 6knts, Saildrive. Shore power and 4 new batteries.
SAILS: Mainsail – Dacron technique voille (8yrs old) 2 x Reefing block fitted(sewn in) Recut (2015) JKA. Genoa – Sanders Dacron (8yrs old) Recut (2015) JKA. No.3 Jib –Laminate VGC (10yrs old) Cover (2014) JKA Stacpac. Spinnaker – Tri radial Blue/White. ‘A’ Sail Tri radial Blue/White. M/S Reefing – Slab/Stac Pack. Genoa roller reefing – Harken. All lines lead to the cockpit. Mast and Spars Aluminium. 2 x Winch handles, conventional spinnaker gear with all of the equipment still in place. Guys / sheets and lines tweakers etc. Spinnaker pole is in good condition with new lines last year. There are two spinnaker halyards fitted to the mast and up and downhauls for the pole. Asymmetric type 'A' sail / code zero with luff rope for light weather beating.
DECK EQUIPMENT: Pushpit, Pulpit and Guardrails, Cockpit cushions, Tiller steering, Spinnaker pole, Sheet winches (self tailing) Halyard winches (self tailing) Main anchor – 15kg, Chain and warp. Spinlock tiller extension. Mooring warps.
CONDITION : Last professional survey August 2016. International Anti-Fouling. Hull professionally repainted filled and faired (2016) Engine serviced yearly. Good condition. Sails last cleaned 2015 all in very good condition.
Mast and Standing rigging approx 10yrs old. Interior wood trim and headlining condition good, Interior clean and tidy, Headroom 5’11”.
NAVIGATION & SAFETY
NAVIGATION EQUIPMENT: Compass x 2, Echo sounder, Log, Windspeed, Wind direction, VHF Radio ‘ICOM’ Windvane at masthead, Autopilot – Raymarine S2000 Tiller pilot. Wireless tacktick instruments (one new 2017)
SAFETY EQUIPMENT: Fire extinguishers – Manual, Bilge pumps - Manual and electric.
ACCOMMODATION & DOMESTIC EQUIPMENT
ACCOMMODATION & DOMESTIC: 2 Cabins, 7 Berths. Interior refit (2017) White upholstery. TV/DVD. Microwave and portable two burner hob. Wood floor. Good interior...Read full description