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Old 20-05-2010, 16:23   #1
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Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: onboard Shiraz
Boat: 42' Fountaine Pijot Catamaran
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FP Venezia 42

For Sale - 42 foot Fountaine Pajot, Venezia
Southport Marina, Southport NC

·Listed for sale by owner for $255,000
·Located in Southport , North Carolina
·Hull Material Fiberglass
·Twin Diesel 38HP Yanmar Engines
·Never been chartered
·Contact Number 910 -409-8974
·Email the owner:


This 42 foot catamaran which recently completed a five year circumnavigation providing its owners with the upmost in safety, convenience and comfort. The Fountaine Pajot is a fast and sturdy vessel and this one is equipped with many upgraded features including a large Glacier Bay refrigeration system, HRO water maker, two CruiseAir air conditioners and many other creature comforts. Powered by custom built sails, twin 3JH2CE 38 hp Yanmar engines, SD31 saildrives and 3 blade classic Max Props, Shiraz also includes a 6KW Northern Lights generator. With a complete package of spares on board this vessel is ready to take you to Eritrea and bring you back for the adventure of your life.


42 foot sailing catamaran model 1993
LOA 42 feet / 12.8m
Beam 23 feet / 7.0m
Draft 4 feet 6 inches/ 1.4m
Fuel 80 gallons
Water 135 gallons

Deck Gear

Standing rigging (2005) Spectra running rigging
Sails (2007) designed by Multihull Specialists (Au)
Fully battened main with large roach 52 sq meter
Furling headsail 45 sq meter
Doyle UPS spinnaker furling headsail, ¾ oz. nylon
Spare Head sail 100% jib
Talon bearings for main sheet batcar and goose neck (2007)
Sunrise trampoline
Caribe 9X inflatable w/ 10 hp Mercury Seapro
GDI 601 windless w/ Muir control solenoid
50 pound CQR w/ 285 feet 10mm chain ss swivel
Fortress #37 w/25 feet chain and 250 feet stranded nylon rode
Danfoth style stern anchor w/ 8 feet of chain and 300 ft of 5/8 braided rode
Arch (Winchester Design Group) of anodized aluminum supporting solar panels and tender
Dayton 12V lift motor w/ 3000 lb capacity

Power and auxiliary

38 hp Yanmars each with Racor 500 w/ vacuum gauge and Algae-X
Balmar alternator and ARS5 regulator
Maxprops 3 blade classic
Northern Lights 6.0 KW genset in sound proof cabinet (2007), 200R Racor
6 Siemens solar panels with 2 solar controllers
Heart Interface Freedom Combi invertor/charger model 20
8 4D batteries (2009)
Portable TX step down transformer


EPIRB Rapid FIX 406,
AIS receiver overlaying chart plotter
Custom tubular lifelines polished aluminum
Masthead and deck LED navigation lights
Fireboy FE 241 heat activated fire suppression system w/each engine
10 man Eurovinyl life raft
Emergency tiller
MOM8A overboard system
Jacklines with deck eyes
SOSpenders w/ tethers
Handheld 1 mm candlepower light
Wide assortment of flares, parachute flares, bungs, horns, PFD’s
3 Portable extinguishers ABC 3#


ICOM VHF M504 and M302, SSB IC-M 701RT with AT 130 tuner, pactor III
Raymarine ST6000 Autopilot, S2 with S1 spare (linear drive)
Raymarine GPS 125
Raymarine ST 50 wind vane, depth, knot meter, multi
Ritchie Compass 5”
Sitex 2kw Radar capable of overlaying Nobletech charts
Garmin handheld GPS 76


Glacier Bay w high performance vacuum panels
3 zone refrigeration system 2.5 cu ft freezer, 4.0 cu ft refrigerator 8.0 cu ft drink cooler.
2 Cruisair AC w/ SMX II keypad controllers 16000 and 4000 btu
ENO stove top and oven - 2 /10 pound aluminum propane tanks
Settee recovered in 2009
2 electric heads w/ 20 gallon holding tank
Veturs 12 gallon hot water tank
AM/FM Stereo system with USB
HRO system 5/900 watermaker 20 gallons per hour, industrial size filters, FWF
Splendide washer/dryer

The list of spares include starter motor, alternator, auto pilot, pumps and more pumps, belts, filters and drawers and drawers of items that could be difficult to find in remote places.

A boat that has made a "lap around the world" and is ready to do it again .

Read about Shiraz’s first circumnavigation on

To contact the owner with questions please email us at

or Call 910 409 8974
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