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Old 10-22-2010
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Introducing the new Yacht

Hi everyone,

just settled on "Amadeus" last week a UFO 34 (sometimes referred as a "Colvic" overseas). Thanks to Jeff_h, TDW, Bl2ski, SimonV and all the rest that commented on the selection.

For thoses of you that are interested photos and stats are below.

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UFO 34
Year 1983
Designed by Holan & Pye
(often referred to as a "Colvic" in Europe designed for the IOR 3/4 ton Cup racing design)
Bulit by Kevin Black
Material HULL GRP DECK GRP
Keel lead
Length 34ft
Beam 11ft
Depth 6ft 3"
Rig masthead sloop
Water 350l
Diesel 120l
Sails furling genoa, spare genoa, main, spare main, spinnaker, staysail (on removable forestay)
Engine Yanmar 2QM20H Diesel HP 20
Alternator 85ah
Cruising speed 6kts @ 2,000rpm
Maximum speed 7kts @ 2,300rpm
Cont rating (80%) 2,800
Eng cooling salt water
Prop drive shaft
Prop 2 blade bronze pivioting
Batteries eng 80ah CCA 570 Hse 155ah
Autopilot Autohelm ST5000+ Sail Pilot
Radar JRC5000
Radios VHF, HF, 27mhz
Solar 32w
Anchors Bruce on 8mm & CQR
Anchor winch Maxwell
Dinghy Aquapro 2005 SLR710 (Alum hull)
Mercury 3.3HP 2010
RFD Liferaft 6pax (not in service)
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Sweet ! Congrats! You gotta love the warmth of wood ...
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Looking good! In some ways it's quite reminiscent of our own similar size/vintage boat.

Looks in great shape. Enjoy!
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Nice looking boat! Congratulations.
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Congrats on the boat. She looks like a nice one. Where do you call home?
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That sure looks like a nice ride! I am sure you and the fam will get years of proud pleasure from her. What music will you be playing?
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Very Nice... Congrats!

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Looks like a nice boat for what I recall you had in mind to do with her!

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Hey Mate. Congrats.
We went cruising in company with 'Blue Print', a UFO 34.
Blue print has a shortened cockpit, bigger cabin mod.
Great, fast tough yacht. I know there are a few in WA, but if you have any questions regarding the ufo's, pm me and I can get you 'Blue Print's phone number.
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