Farr 11.6 Cruiser/Racer with modern keel and rudder

Price AU $69,000 Or nearest offer SOLD

AU $69,000 Or nearest offer
Farr 11.6's also known as a Farr 1106's and Farr 38's are brilliant yachts. Fast, fun, easy to sail yachts that can cruise the coast in comfort and race around the cans on the weekend and win!!!

This Farr 11.6 has a modern keel and rudder designed by David Lyons which makes her an even better perfomer than the original design. She has a clean and bright interior which can accomodate 8. She has two dedicated full quarterberths unlike other 11.6's. The topsides were pro-painted in 2015.
The hull from the water line down was peeled and re-glassed in 2016. Rudder bearings were replaced 2015.
Mast and boom pro-painted 2016 along with general overhaul of mast lights, wiring, sheaves, running rigging, VHF antenna etc. New Mainsheet traveler RCB car and track May 2020. Life line wires replaced 2019.
She is well set-up for coastal cruising/liveaboard and for club/regatta racing. Everything works!

Single ¾ swept back spreader alloy mast with 8mm Dyform SS wire and 5/8th turnbuckles. The standing rigging was replaced in May 2020. The chain-plates and turnbuckles were replaced in 2010.
Alloy main boom, spinnaker and jockey poles.
6 x Harken self- tailing winches.
Running rigging Dyneema and double braid polyester.
Furlex 200s genoa furler.

Sails: Main radial dacron with 5 full length battens and Rutgerson Batt-cars. 3 reef points. New 2019.
Lazy-jacks and boom bag.
Good furling #1 (dacron) and furling #3 (cruise laminate).
Good race #1 and #2 (laminate)
Fair symmetrical spinnaker.

Engine Beta (Kubota based) 3 cyl 30hp with TMC 60A gearbox and Slipstream S4 S/S 2-bladed folding propeller (all 2013), 2170 hours. 1" S/S shaft. Volvo Penta shaft seal.
Cruise 6 knots @ 2100rpm @ approx. 2.5 lph; max 8 knots.
Fuel tank S/S 70 litre.

Steering Whitlock Cobra Mk5 rack and pinion with Lewmar folding wheel (1 metre diameter). Suunto D-135 steering compass on pedestal

Anchor winch Maxwell VWCLP 1200 with 10mm gypsy. Up and down foot switches on foredeck and panel switch at helm. (new motor 2017).
Ground tackle: Manson Supreme 15kg anchor with 50 metres of 10mm Grade L galvanized chain and 150 metres of 16mm nylon rope. (chain bought March 2019, KitoPwb (Australian made) with test certificate).
Large Danforth anchor with 10 metres of 10mm chain and 100 metres of 16mm silver rope.

Electrical: House batteries 2 x 12v 105AH Full River AGM deep cycle new July 2019.
Engine start battery 750CCA VRLA new Oct 2019.
BEP 3 switch and DVSR battery management cluster.
BlueSeas 13 place 12-volt C/breaker panel with volt and amp meters and with sub-panels for electronics and running lights.
Solar panels on frame over transom, 2 x 85W.
Ctek 25amp, 240-volt charger new 2017.
Quick B3 hot water heater; 240 volt and engine coolant powered (new 2016).
ePower 1000W sinewave inverter.
Shore power inlet and distribution board to HWS and two power circuits.
TV/DVD bulkhead mounted, 12/240 volt with two antennas.

OzeFridge 12/240-volt air/water cooled system with eutectic tank in approx 120 litre top opening box with 100mm insulation.

Electronics: Raymarine i50 Depth (2019), Speed (2020) and Simrad IS20 wind mounted above companionway connected by NMEA2000. Independent Autohelm ST50+ sounder.
Coursemaster CM85i Autopilot with linear hydraulic drive to rudder stock.
Raymarine 49E VHF with masthead and pushpit mounted antennas and cockpit speaker.
Barrett 550 HF radio with 511 automatic tuner and backstay antenna.
GME AIST120 AIS transceiver and AISS120 splitter.
Garmin GPSmap 78.

Heads: TMC electric macerator toilet (large bowl).
55 litre poly holding tank; gravity discharge.
Hot and cold water to basin and shower.
Good storage and sliding privacy door.

Galley: Stove 2 burner metho gimballed. (large recess would fit larger stove with oven).
Pressure hot and cold water and seawater to sink.
170 litres FW in two tanks.
Good storage.

Accommodation: Large double V-berth in forepeak with seat, storage and hanging lockers abaft port side and heads/shower to starboard. Lighting and fan.
Saloon has U-shaped dinette to starboard and pilot berth behind. Storage under and behind.
To port there are settee and pilot berths.
Immediately aft port side is the nav-station and fridge while the galley is to starboard.
Aft again on both sides are voluminous quarter berths.
Good LED lighting throughout and fans in fore-cabin and saloon.

Safety: Two fire extinguishers and fire blanket.
Regulation flares plus 2 x Red Parachutes.
Epirb GME MT406G.
10 x Lifejackets, several harnesses and tethers, bosun's chair.
Dan-buoy. Life ring with light and dye-marker.

Covers: Foredeck awning.
Large sunbrella awning which extends from the mast back to the end of the boom and out to the gunwhales.
Large bimini over cockpit (skin new 2019). This is easily removeable if desired for racing.

Tender: Redback 2.4 metre alloy RIB (2017) with Suzuki DT2.2 outboard. Beach wheels, anchor, oars and seat.

Misc: Transom shower with hot and cold water.
Cockpit cushions.
Four large fenders with covers. Two small fenders.
Ample dock lines and spare cordage, boathook.

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Bruce Farr with Keel/Rudder by David Lyons
Binks Yachts
39' 1" - 11.90m
Hull Material
Deck Material
GRP with foam core
Beta (Kubota based) 3 cyl 30hp with TMC 60A gearbox and Slipstream S4 S/S 2-bladed folding propeller (all 2013), 2170 hours. 1" S/S shaft. Volvo Penta shaft seal
Engine Make
Fuel Type
Engine Hours
Number Engines
Fuel Consumption
2.5 lph
Max Speed
Cruise Speed
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