Contest 42CS ‘Mabea’
Boat Make: Contest
Boat Model: 42CS
Boat Length: 12.85 m
Engine Power (hp):
Keel Type: Fin keel with lead bulb
Hull Material: Polyester sandwich
Performance blue water cruiser with great comfort
The Contest 42CS is the perfect example of a cruiser-racer. Winning the 2014 "Yacht of the year" award her versatility, quality and speed are internationally recognised. She is sailed easily single handed due to her electric winches and hydraulic furling for mainsail and genoa. She assures easy handling under all circumstances. Important features are double laminated panoramic window, handcrafted modern teak joinery, large L-shaped galley, generator, folding transom/bathing platform. Please contact us for further information. Preliminary brochure.
Hull shape: Vacuum infused roundbilged hull in Alexseal Majestic blue
Rudder: Balanced spade rudder
Steering system: Rack & pinion steering system by JEFA with double carbon steering wheels
Windows: Double, laminated privacy glass, flush deck hatches
Displacement: Approx. 11 tonnes
Vertical clearance: Approx. 23 m.
Hull number: 42111
CE-category: Category A: Unlimited ocean voyages
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.
Material, colours: Handcrafted modern teak interior
Curtains: Light grey upholstery
Saloons: Spacious saloon with ample daylight through panoramic window
Berths: 4 fixed + 1 extra in saloon
Headroom: Approx. 2.05 m.
Television: Television Samsung LED 32"
Multiple 220V sockets, LED lights troughout, footpump and tab for saltwater in galley, roller blinds at all skylight hatches
Engine, electrics, water
Cooling system: Indirect cooling system
Propulsion: Yanmar SD60 saildrive
Control panel: Mastervolt Touch Screen (BUS system)
Water system: Electric pressurized water system
Hot water: Through boiler (on engine and 220V)
Water tank & material: Approx. 381 ltr.
Shorepower: Yes, with cable
Water tank gauge: Yes
Fuel tank gauge: Yes
Oil pressure gauge: Yes
Temperature gauge: Yes
Isolation transformer 16A, double Separ fuel filter
Rig and sails
Winches: 2x electric Lewmar for genoa sheet, 2x electric Lewmar for main sail and 1x electric on coachroaf for halyard
Genoa: North Sails Soft Norlam Genoa
Genoa reefing system: Electric furling genoa
Gennaker: North Sails Gennaker G2 + tulip logo 42CS incl. snuffer
Number of masts: Selden aluminium mast
Manual hydraulix backstay tensioner, boom topping lift, Selden carbon gennaker boom with halyard, sheets and tack.
Navigation and electronics
Preparation for SSB antenna, AIS Transceiver Simrad incl. antenna on 1st spreader, Connection B&G GoFree WIFI, connection B&G for PC/laptop, antenna Glomex DVB-T
Boat cover: Pedestal cover
Swimming platform: Folding transom with hot/cold shower
Sea rails, pushpit, pullpit: 2-wired with opening gates on both sides
Deck wash pump sea & fresh water
Radar reflector: Passive radar reflector
Gas bottle locker with drain: Yes, with electric gas valve