Contest 42CS ‘Anne’
Boat Make: Contest
Boat Model: 42CS
Boat Length: 12.85 m
Keel Type: Lead performance keel with bulb
Hull Material: Polyester sandwich
High quality built yacht from well known Dutch yard.
The Contest 42CS was introduced in 2012 and by just seeing the first drawings and knowing the craftsman ship of the Dutch, family owned, yard, 3 yachts where sold! This immediate success was followed by her election for "European Yacht of the Year" of 2013/2014 Luxury Cruiser class. This due to here sailing capacities, building quality and modern design. "Anne" is a shorthanded version, with 3 double cabins, double bathrooms and galley near the entrance. Among her equipment list are: elec. in-mast furling, heating, generator, B&G navigation equipment, etc. Preliminary brochure.
Hull shape: Vacuum infused, round bilged hull in Majestic Blue
Rudder: Fully balanced spade rudder
Steering system: Jefa steering system
Displacement: Approx. 11.000 kg
Hull number: 42203
CE-category: Category A (Unlimited ocean 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. And every yacht leaving this family owned yard does so with the valued endorsement of full Lloyds certification.
Material, colours: Matt white wash varnished oak joinery with dark brown floor
Curtains: Class A upholstery in a
Cabins: 3 Cabins & saloon
Berths: 6 + 2 in saloon
Headroom: Approx. 2.05 mtr.
Television: Samsung 32
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. Anne's interior is in oak with a white wash varnish. Dark brown floor boards, leather panels at the bulkheads and the sophisticated upholstery finishes her cosy atmosphere. Note; the interior drawing down below shows a single cabin starboard aft, she has a double cabin instead.
Engine, electrics, water
Fuel tanks: Approx. 314 ltr (in 2 tanks)
Cooling system: indirect cooling
Propulsion: Yanmar SD60 saildrive with folding propellor
Control panel: Touchscreen panel by
Dynamo: 12v/124A alternator
Water system: Pressurised water system
Hot water: 40 ltr boiler, heated through engine & 230V
Water tank & material: Approx. 325 ltr
Waste water tank: Tank on each head
Shorepower: 230v with 25 mtr cable
Water tank gauge: Yes
Fuel tank gauge: Yes
Other: She 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 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.
Rig and sails
Sailplan type: Alu mast by Seldén
Winches: Elec. winch for mainsail, genoa and mast-furling system
Genoa: Diagonal battened by North Sails, in Soft Norlam.
Genoa reefing system: Elec. furling-reefing
Gennaker: Yes, by North Sails
Other: Seldén aluminium,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. The sheet of the main sail is on a winch island in the cockpit. Both main sail and genoa sheets are within reach of the helmsman.
Navigation and electronics
Rudder position indicator: On autopilot
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. The chart table is inside the saloon table.
Anchor windlass: Elec. anchor winch up & down
Fenders, lines: Complete set of lines and fenders
Outdoor cushions: Complete set
Swimming ladder: Integrated in folding bathing platform
Sea rails, pushpit, pullpit: All in stainless steel 316
CE-standard: Catagory A: Unlimited ocean voyages
Gas bottle locker with drain: Yes, with manual gas valve
Other: Alarms for running bilge pump, water in fuel, battery level and black water tanks.