The Boat

Kenobi

Kenobi is a Leopard 45 catamaran built by Robertson & Caine in South Africa.
Year: 1998 Architect: Alexander Simonis Material: Polyester Displacement: 9890kg

Length: 13.63m Beam: 7.2m Draft: 1.3m

Engine: 2 x Yanmar 4JH4E 54hp, straight shaft, 3-blade fixed propeller Fuel tank: 2 x 250L Hours: 3300


Main Points:

  • 4 double cabins with ensuite bathrooms
  • All new Raymarine instruments, full control from main panel or IOS/Android device (2016-2017)
  • Standing rigging replaced 2010, Dyform stainless steel
  • Hard top bimini
  • Hypalon RIB dinghy, 15hp Yamaha Enduro, sun cover new 2015
  • Self-sufficient cruising: solar power, wind generator, watermaker
  • Engine service and antifoul Feb 2017
  • Overall very good condition, ready to go


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Accommodations

  • 4 Double cabins
  • 4 Shower rooms with Jabsco toilets, 2 with holding tanks
  • Saloon table transformable to double bed
  • New 2017 upholstery for interior canvas: sofa, cushions, drapes
  • Water tank 2 x 400L
  • Watermaker 12V Eco-Tech 260DML 50 litres/h
  • 12V fans in cabins

Galley

  • Force 10 stainless steel 3-burner hob with oven
  • Water heater, stainless steel, turns with engine and 240V (2010)
  • Pressurised hot and cold water. Extra pump installed for redundancy.
  • Large top-loaded, very well insulated fridge with new 12V Frigomatic Capri compressor
  • Secondary Waeco fridge w freezer box

Engines

  • Engines serviced regularly. Latest service in feb 2017 (0 h since)
  • Make: 2 x 54hp Yanmar type 4JH4E, Diesel engines 4-stroke, vertical, water cooled
  • Year: 2007
  • Engine hours starboard: 3303h (Feb 2017)
  • Engine hours port: 3412h (Feb 2017)
  • Engine Control Panel: New generation Yanmar B-type, replaced august 2016.
  • Fuel Capacity: 2x 250 L, Fuel Tank: Aluminium
  • Straight shaft
  • Propellers: 2 x 3 blade fixed bronze propellers
  • Upgraded engine parts: New engine panels and gauges (2016-2017)
    New wires for throttle and gear (2014)
    New 80 A alternator port engine (2016)
    New Balmain regulator on starboard engine, for quick charging of house batteries (2017)

Sails and rigging

  • Sparcraft mast with two spreaders
  • Dyform stainless steel standing rigging (2010)
  • Release stay (2011)
  • Sparcraft vang
  • North Sails full batten main (2010)
  • North Sails furling genoa (2010)
  • North Sails stay sail on release stay (2011)
  • Profurl NC42 furling system (2010)
  • Bow sprit for spinnaker
  • Antal main sail sheet traveler (2010)
  • Winches Lewmar ST and Harken ST
  • Winches on mast 2 x 44 ST
  • Winches on roof 1 x 54 ST and 1 Harken 53 ST electric (2010)
  • Winches in cockpit 1 x 44 ST

Electronics

  • All new Raymarine instruments: wind, depth, log, autopilot + repeater display inside saloon (2016)
  • Raymarine Multi Function Display es7 (2017)
  • Raymarine Quantum radar, low power consumption (2017)
  • All Raymarine electronics linked together and accessible on IOS/Android devices via Wifi
  • 2 separate drives for the auto pilot: main rotary drive (Autohelm Type 2 - renovated by professional in 2017 with new electrical motor) and secondary linear drive (Raymarine Type 2)
  • Backup GPS chart plotter: Raymarine A50 (2010)
  • Standard Horizon Eclipse VHF (2016)
  • Mer Veille radar detector

Electrical

  • Service batteries 6 x Trojan 6V 225A (November 2014)
  • Engine batteries 2 x 80A (November 2014)
  • Solar panels 4 X 75W with regulator
  • AirX 400W wind generator
  • Xantrex LinkLite batteries charge control
  • Inverter Victron Phoenix Compact pure-sine wave 2000W 12V/220-240V (2016)
  • Battery charger Victron Centaur 60A 110V/240V (2016)
  • Kenwood stereo - radio, CD, usb, bluetooth (2016)
  • Speakers - 2 in saloon, 2 in cockpit
  • Complete LED lighting

Deck

  • Lofran’s Tigre 1200W electric windlass + remote control at helm station
  • Mason 27 kg main anchor with 10mm chain 100m
  • CQR 20 kg second anchor with 10mm chain 20m
  • Deck cushions
  • Hard top bimini
  • Stainless steel mast to lift the outboard engine
  • Stainless steel arch for solar panels
  • Baltiline exterior window blinds for salon
  • BBQ Magma gas

Additional

  • Caribe C9L Hypalon RIB dinghy, sun cover new 2015
  • Yamaha Enduro 15 hp 2 strokes outboard engine (2008)
  • Yamaha 4 hp 2 strokes extra outboard engine
  • New 2011 all seacocks and valves
  • Plastimo life raft 8 people - not inspected
  • Life vests, safety lines, flares etc
  • Honda 2000 portable generator
  • Iridium satellite phone - not connected
  • Icom IC 78 SSB with Pactor (2007) - not connected
  • Last antifouling Feb 2017
  • Both engines serviced Feb 2017 (0hrs since)
  • Complete tool box
  • Many spare parts!
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