Northshore 380C

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'Dragonfly' is a good example of these great yachts. With her huge cockpit she makes for an excellent entertainer. She has a all new interior upholstery, new mainsail boom bag, new Garmin chartplotter/GPS at helm. The engine is a Yanmar 3GM with Saildrive. The boat has been set up for offshore cruising and twilight racing. She is fitted with solar panels for extended cruising.

Of all the production yachts built in Australia, the Northshore 38 is probably the best known and most successful, says Allan Whiting
The Northshore 38 has been around since 1983 and is still a very popular cruiser/racer to this day. To last so long in the extremely competitive yachting scene, Northshore Yachts has to be doing something right. The Northshore 38 was designed by Hank Kaufman in 1982 to a commission by John Buck. The first boat, Siena, was produced at Northshore Yachts' Mona Vale, Sydney factory, as were all subsequent yachts until 1995.

In 1995 the moulds for the NS38 were bought by long-term Northshore Yachts dealer Sydney Yachting Centre, which had been selling and fitting-out Northshore boats since 1980. The new NS38 mould owners, Geoff Pearson and Bob Vinks, retained the original NS38 concept, but revised the specifications and considerably expanded the equipment and options list. The Northshore 380 has been available in two models since 1995: the 380C cruising version and the 380 Sports. The 380C is actually a detuned version of the original NS38, retaining the deck-stepped, single-spreader rig, but with a slightly shorter mast and a higher boom, giving a sail area of 59sqm. It has a displacement of 5455kg, of which 2190kg is ballast.

Vinks said the changes made the 380C more of a cruiser than its predecessor - a boat that's more easily handled by a couple.

380s are moulded using vinyl ester resin in the first layer, or have a full vinyl ester lay-up, and all Sydney Yachting Centre boats have epoxy primer beneath the original anti-fouling. NS38s are noted for their resistance to osmosis and post-1995 boats were sold with a five-year warranty against osmotic blistering.
The hull to deck moulding join is FRP strapped, using 12-ounce cloth from stem to stern. The interior moulds and bulkheads are attached to the hull using eight-ounce cloth. All plywood is marine grade or structural 'A'. Keel bolts, nuts and washers are 316L stainless steel. Spars come from Yachtspars in Brisbane and are anodised.

The information contained within this listing has been compiled by TYBB from information provided by the owner, TYBB accepts no responsibility or liability for any errors or inaccuracies which may appear in this inventory.
Region
Queensland
Location
Townsville QLD
Usage
Family, Cruising, Live Aboard
Reference
Y-503
Year
1997
Designer
Hank Kaufman
Builder
Sydney Yachting Centre
Length
38' 0" - 11.59m
Beam
3.35
Draft
1.78
Keel / Ballast
Fin keel with lead ballast
Hull Material
Fibreglass/GRP
Deck Material
GRP
Engine
3GM with saildrive
Engine Make
Yanmar
HorsePower
30
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
4297
Number Engines
1
Fuel Consumption
1.5 to 2.5 lph
Max Speed
7
Cruise Speed
6
Propulsion
Saildrive with 2 blade folding prop ?
Fuel
90
Water
200
Galley
Port side standard galley
Refrigeration
Large Danfoss system
Stove
All plumbing in place
Accommodation
Large V-berth forward. Saloon. Large port side quarter berth
Berths
5
Shower
Cockpit shower
Toilet
Yes electric with holding tank
Entertainment
CD/Radio with Aux input. 240v TV.
Covers
Bimini with solar panels
Ground Tackle
Lewmar windlass. 35 metres of 10mm chain and 20lb CQR
Bilge Pumps
Yes manual and electric/auto
Epirb
Yes in date
Life Jackets
Yes
Flares
Yes in date
Fire Protection
Yes in date
Electrics
240v/12v/Solar
Electronics
At helm - New 2020 Garmin Chartplotter/GPS. Raytheon Speed/Depth. Raymarine linear autopilot. Autohelm Wind Speed/Direction.
At Nav table - Raymarine C Series Chartplotter/GPS
Sail Inventory
Mainsail in good condition. RF Genoa on Pro Furl furler in very good condition. Assymetrical Spinnaker in sock good condition
Mast / Rigging
7/8 Rigged Aluminium mast. Standing rigging is 2011.

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