|Tax Status:||Tax Paid|
Alvor Algarve Portugal|
Upon introduction a "classic in the making", the Contest 31HT is a commonly well appreciated sailingyacht with good performance under all conditions. This yacht is very stable. Proven to be a safe cruisingyacht, she is excellent as cruiser for in- and offshore waters. This Contest has been treated like a baby by the current owners since 2011 showing how much she is appreciated. Nice condition and ready to sail small and big waters.
General information - CONTEST 31 HT
GRP sailingyacht Contest 31HT "Allegra", built in 1978 by Conyplex, the Netherlands, dim.: 9,50 x 3,15 x 1,75 mtr, design by Dick Zaal. Total height approx. 14,50 mtr, gpr hull, deck and superstructure, glass windows in aluminium frames, roundbilged hull, fin keel, skeg hung rudder, displacement: 5 tonnes, ballast: 2,25 tonnes (cast iron), fueltank: 80 ltrs, freshwatertanks: 200 ltrs, tiller steering. Built under Lloyds .
Classic mahogany interior, 1 cabin and saloon, 3(+2) berths, headroom: 1.90 mtr, 1 x underwater toilet, washbassin with water footpump galley: footpump waterpressure system, seawaterpump, Eno two burner RVS gasstove (2016). Refrigerator 45 liters (2016). Lots of cabinets.
200 liter watertank. Cozy diesel heater (Sigmar).
Engine and energy
Volvo Penta MDIIC 25 hp diesel, installed in 1979, direct coolingsystem, 2100 runninghours (overhaul in 2016), two bladed fixed propeller, with ropecutter, cruising speed approx. 5 knots, consumption approx. 1,5 ltr/hr/ 80 liter diesel tank. Fixed manual bilgepump, manual pomp, Electric bilgepump. 12V electrical system, 3 household batteries (2015). 2 Victron solar panels 100W each, Victron MPTT solar regulator.
Engine battery (2016).
Plastimo compass, echosounder, VDO sumlog, Shipmate RS8300 VHF (with Atis), GPS, Sailor R109 receiver. Hand windmeter. Autohelm ST2000 autopilot, GPS, Sailor R109 receiver. Sturdy Monitor Windvane.
Sprayhood with grabrail, sun awning, Achilles inflatable dinghy with outboard engine (Mercury 2.2pk) lifebuoy, Joon, Mantus anchor 20 kg with 50 mtr anchor rope and 40 meter chain (50 mtr extra anchor rope) fenders, warps, etc. Underwatership treated with epoxy in 2011 (preventive treatment). Liferaft (6 persons).
Sloop-rigged, Van der Neut gold anodised aluminium mast, s.s. standing rigging (2015), Furlex headsailfurler, 5 sails: full batten main (2013) / furling 160% genoa (2013) / stormjib / workjib / gennaker with cover (2019), cover for main.
The Allegra is very well maintained, mostly done at Sopromar, Lagos. October 2018 total new antifouling and waterline.
|Vessel type:||Contest 31HT|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Volvo Penta MD11C|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||9.50m|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|
|Keel type:||Fin Keel|
|Fuel capacity:||80 Litres|
|Water capacity:||200 Litres|