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Born on the draftboards of multihull designers Marc Van Peteghem & Vincent Lauriot Prévost, the Switch 51 is cruising catamaran with daggerboards combining performance, safety and a level of comfort that make her ideal for blue water cruising.


Additional Details

RECENT UPGRADES + IMPROVEMENTS
  • Main refit ~ 2017
  • Mast + Rigging ~ 2018
  • Mast, boom, furlers and rigging : Sparcraft, installed by « Tonnerre Gréement » from France, March 2018
  • All ropes : March 2018
  • The whole boat has been constantly well maintained by the owners and professionals.
  • March 2018 - Epoxy Primer Double Coat + Antifouling
  • VOLVO Engines : oil and filters have been changed every 200 hours + regular checks by professionals
  • Spectra 12V Watermaker refited March 2018
  • Outboard engine for the dinghy : Nissan Marine 15HP -  2017
  • Dinghy with aluminium bottom 3,20m
  • Roof plexiglas windows : Makrolon UV light grey, March 2018
DIMENSIONS + DETAILS
  • 3 double cabins
  • Built by SUD Composites ~ Balaruc, France
  • Van Peteghem & Loirot Prevost Architects
  • Year:  2001
  • Length:  51 feet/15,40 m
  • Beam:  25 feet 1 inch, 7,60 m
  • Platform height above water:  80 cm
  • Draft:  3.9 feet or 1,20 m-2,40 m
  • Dual Daggerboard Catamaran 
  • Sloop rigging
  • Owner Version equipped for 10 pax
  • Weight approximately 12 tons
  • Construction:  Sandwich fiberglass, Vinylester Vacuum and Airex Foam, White gelcoat finished
  • Flagged Sint Maarten, Dutch West Indies
  • Saildrives, 2x VOLVO three blade, foldable, Bronze propellers + 1 spare
TANKAGE + PLUMBING
  • Water capacity:  600 liters
  • Fuel capacity:  880 liters
  • 2 heads
  • Electric bilge pump
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Spectra 12V Watermaker refitted March 2018
  • Water heater Webasto 60 liters, 220v shore power or heated by engine coolant fluids
  • Shower on port side skirt
  • Water storage:  640 liters on 3 plastic tanks, central location at the mast foot inside the 2 big anchor lockers
  • Watermaker:  SPECTRA Santa Cruz, 12v, 50 liters/hour.  Refitted in 2018 by a SPECTRA professional

 

ACCOMMODATIONS
  • Galley in main cabin with direct access to cockpit through sliding glass door,  Equipped for 10 pax
  • Dietrich gas oven
  • 4 burners
  • 2 refrigerators with freezer compartments (Waeco and Isotherm)
  • Dual stainless steel sink with fresh + salt water
  • Large, folding wood table for 8-10 persons, bar storage on table foot
  • 2 cupboard and 3 drawers
  • 4 opening hatches and curtains on the plexiglass
  • Curtains on windows + hatches
  • Workshop + spare parts in portside bow
  • New upholstery - Main Cabin (2017)
  • Cabins:  3 double cabins (slate bases, high density mattress, 1 desk/cab., 1 deck hatch and 2 portholes/cab.) + 1 skipper cabin with a basin
  • Bathrooms:  Two (2):  1 small water closet + 1 big bathroom, 1 electric wc + 1 manual wc
  • Starboard hull details:  Owner Cabin ~ Double bed 140cm width, slat base, high density mattress, two seater bench, big desk with retractable stool, big cupboard, 7 storages, 1 safe, 1 deck hatch and 2 portholes.  Passageway ~ 2 big cupboards, 2 storages, 3 shelves, 1 big wardrboe, 1 small cupboard, Big Bathroom ~ Big basin, 3 mirror cupboards, 2 cupboards, linen storage, manual wc apart from the shower, big shower closed by plexiglass, 1 deck hatch and 1 porthole
  • Port hull details:  Aft Cabin ~ Double bed 140 cm width, slat base, high density mattress, 1 bench, big desk with retractable stool, wardrobe, 6 storages, 1 deck hatch and 2 portholes.  Small water closet ~ electric wc, basin, big mirror, 2 shelves.  Passageway ~ 4 storages, electrical panel control, inverter and shore charger locker.  Forward cabin ~ Trapeze bed (length 190cm, head width 140cm, foot width 105 cm, high density mattress, huge storage under the bed, bench, foldable desk with retractable stool, wardrobe, 2 cupboards, 3 storages, shelves, library, 1 deck hatch and 1 porthole
  • Main saloon details:  Large seatings ~ + 2 stools to seat 8-10 people, storage under each bench, new upholstery in 2017, large foldable wood table, cupboard.  Chart table ~ Paper chart size looking aft of the boat, folders, shelves
  • Cockpit details:  Solid wood table to seat 6-7 persons.  Sunbrella upholstery in good condition (2014), 6 storages for snorkeling and fishing gear, Magma gas BBQ + 3 wide sunshades to protect the cockpit from the sun.  Helm station ~ Central wheel, large double seat with storage box under, electronic nav station (Raymarine)
  • Port Bow Room:  Converted into a workshop + storage for spare parts, accessible by deck hatch + ladder
  • Starboard Bow Room:  Converted into an additional cabin (i.e.:  for a crew).  Tailor made mattress for one person, lots of under bed storage that can fit several kite board bags, 1 basin and mirror.  Water + electricity connections ready to install a washing machine.  1 small deck hatch + 1 big deck hatch for accessibility

 

 

POWER
  • Solar panels -  6 x 105w panels on hard top bimini, total 630 watts. Solar Innova Green Technology, Monocristallin, 2018
  • Wind generator - D400 Eclectic Energy, 2015
  • LED lighting full throughout, ouside and in the mast
  • Voltage 12/220V
  • Service batteries:  8x100 Ah (2018)
  • Battery charger:  Mastervolt 30 amp, 12v
  • Converter Inverter Victron Phoenix 1600 VA, 2017
  • Quay charger Mastervolt 30 amp. 12V, 2001
  • Many 12v 220v sockets in saloon and cabins

ELECTRONICS + NAVIGATION
  • Navigation:  Raymarine ST60, 2016
  • Windmeter + Windex (2018)
  • VHF DSC:  NAVICOM RT 550 AIS, 2016
  • VHF antenna, 2018
  • Chart plotter : Garmin GPS Map 400/500, 2013
  • Auto-Pilot : Raymarine 6000 Pilot, 2013
  • Nav station : Raymarine ST 60, 2016. 
  • Windmeter + Windex, 2018
  • Battery monitor : LinkLITE, 2013
  • Radar : Furuno M 1721 Mark2. 2001
  • GPS Chart plotter:  Garmin GPS Map 400/500 (2013)
ON DECK
  • Winch specifications:  3x winch 54 ST, 2x winch 48 ST includes 1 electrical winch at mast foot, gear box changed in 2016.  All winches maintained 2x year
  • Gas BBQ, Magma stainless steel
  • Anchor 40 kg with 60m galvanized chain diam.12mm (2017) + 10m galvanized chain for a second mooring
  • Windlass 312 Goïot 1500W, 2001, sprocket/chain wheel 2017
  • Rigid bimini : PVC Komacel and white lacquered aluminium pods.
  • Fitting 6 solar panels and allowing man access to the boom. Refitted in 2018
  • Dodger in Crystal Sunbrella - 2 zippers
  • Roof plexiglass:  Makrolon UV light grey ~ New 2018
  • Port holes:  6x Goiot, 3 on each hull (2015)
  • Plain-wood table epoxy varnished, 2018
  • 3 sun-shade protections for the cockpit
  • Upholstery seating in Sunbrella around the cockpit table, 2014
  • Trampolines North Sail in very good condition
  • Shower on the portside skirt
  • Wooden seats on bows
SAILS + RIGGING
  • Mast, boom, furlers and rigging ~ Sparcraft, March 2018
  • Mast:  SPARCRAFT S1395, anodized aluminum, 19,50 m long + 3 spreaders (2018)
  • Boom:  SPARCRAFT F1700, anodized aluminum 6,50m (2018)
  • Standing rigging/shrouds:  Inox shrouds + textile runners (2018)
  • Genoa and Staysail Furlers:  Facnor LS 290 and Facnor LS 200 (2018)
  • Running rigging new in 2018
  • All ropes, March 2018
  • Rigging: Completely new in March 2018, SPARCRAFT installed by Tonnere Greement, France, under warranty
  • Sail area: 1452.6 ft² (135 m²)
  • Full Batten Main Sail:  78 m2, Quantum, Full Batten, in very good condition (2013)
  • Head sail (2017)
  • Facnor traveler cars + Batten Housing (2018)
  • Genoa:  50m2, Sail O Net, like new 2015
  • Furler Facnor LS 290 (2018)
  • Staysail:  28 m2, Sail O Net, like new 2015, Furler Facnor LS 200, 2018
  • Gennaker:  68 m2, furling with removable bow sprit (aluminum + dyneema) rarely used, 2001
  • Lazy bag:  Sunbrella, Cadet Grey, New 2018
  • Lazy jacks : March 2018

STEERING SYSTEM
  • Hydraulic Steering
  • Goiot steering wheel (2001)
  • Hydraulic ram and pipes checked + maintained
  • Starboard ram renewed in 2016
  • Tiller safety steering system
  • Raymarine ST 600 Automatic Pilot (2013)
TENDER
  • Tender 3D, 3,10 m (2013)
  • Outboard engine:  Nissan Marine 15 HP, 2 strokes 2017
SAFETY
  • Category 1 Ocean Proof
  • Liferaft Bombard Offshore 8 pax (January 2016)
  • 16 Adult Life Jackets + 1 Child's
  • 6 harnesses
  • Mandatory safety equipment such as flares, etc...
  • EPIRB GPS:  ACR, GlobalFIX V4, GPS manual beacon (2018)
WATER TOYS
  • 2 Kayaks + paddles, 1 for adult +1 for child
  • 1 large,inflatable Stand-Up-Paddle with 2x adjustable paddles + pump
  • 15 sets for snorkeling (mask, adjustable fins...)
Disclaimer
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Managing Broker

Contact - Alexis de Boucaud
The Multihull Company

Located in Fort Lauderdale, FL

US CELL: +1-484-744-2740
French CELL: +33 (0) 6 73 97 17 30
St. Martin: +590 690 58 66 06
Email: Alexis@multihullcompany.com
View Alexis de Boucaud's Profile

Boat Specifications

Year

2001

Length

51 ft

Location

Martinique

Price

414,511

Status

Active

Make

Switch

Model

51

Name

Additional Specs

Keel

Centerboard

Engines

Make: VOLVO PENTA

Model: MD22

Type: Inboard

Fuel: diesel

Power: 50|horsepower

Year: 2001

Hours: 3800

Location: Port



Make: VOLVO PENTA

Model: MD22

Type: Inboard

Fuel: diesel

Power: 50|horsepower

Year: 2001

Hours: 3800

Location: Starboard



About This Boat

Born on the draftboards of multihull designers Marc Van Peteghem & Vincent Lauriot Prévost, the Switch 51 is cruising catamaran with daggerboards combining performance, safety and a level of comfort that make her ideal for blue water cruising.


Additional Details

RECENT UPGRADES + IMPROVEMENTS
  • Main refit ~ 2017
  • Mast + Rigging ~ 2018
  • Mast, boom, furlers and rigging : Sparcraft, installed by « Tonnerre Gréement » from France, March 2018
  • All ropes : March 2018
  • The whole boat has been constantly well maintained by the owners and professionals.
  • March 2018 - Epoxy Primer Double Coat + Antifouling
  • VOLVO Engines : oil and filters have been changed every 200 hours + regular checks by professionals
  • Spectra 12V Watermaker refited March 2018
  • Outboard engine for the dinghy : Nissan Marine 15HP -  2017
  • Dinghy with aluminium bottom 3,20m
  • Roof plexiglas windows : Makrolon UV light grey, March 2018
DIMENSIONS + DETAILS
  • 3 double cabins
  • Built by SUD Composites ~ Balaruc, France
  • Van Peteghem & Loirot Prevost Architects
  • Year:  2001
  • Length:  51 feet/15,40 m
  • Beam:  25 feet 1 inch, 7,60 m
  • Platform height above water:  80 cm
  • Draft:  3.9 feet or 1,20 m-2,40 m
  • Dual Daggerboard Catamaran 
  • Sloop rigging
  • Owner Version equipped for 10 pax
  • Weight approximately 12 tons
  • Construction:  Sandwich fiberglass, Vinylester Vacuum and Airex Foam, White gelcoat finished
  • Flagged Sint Maarten, Dutch West Indies
  • Saildrives, 2x VOLVO three blade, foldable, Bronze propellers + 1 spare
TANKAGE + PLUMBING
  • Water capacity:  600 liters
  • Fuel capacity:  880 liters
  • 2 heads
  • Electric bilge pump
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Spectra 12V Watermaker refitted March 2018
  • Water heater Webasto 60 liters, 220v shore power or heated by engine coolant fluids
  • Shower on port side skirt
  • Water storage:  640 liters on 3 plastic tanks, central location at the mast foot inside the 2 big anchor lockers
  • Watermaker:  SPECTRA Santa Cruz, 12v, 50 liters/hour.  Refitted in 2018 by a SPECTRA professional

 

ACCOMMODATIONS
  • Galley in main cabin with direct access to cockpit through sliding glass door,  Equipped for 10 pax
  • Dietrich gas oven
  • 4 burners
  • 2 refrigerators with freezer compartments (Waeco and Isotherm)
  • Dual stainless steel sink with fresh + salt water
  • Large, folding wood table for 8-10 persons, bar storage on table foot
  • 2 cupboard and 3 drawers
  • 4 opening hatches and curtains on the plexiglass
  • Curtains on windows + hatches
  • Workshop + spare parts in portside bow
  • New upholstery - Main Cabin (2017)
  • Cabins:  3 double cabins (slate bases, high density mattress, 1 desk/cab., 1 deck hatch and 2 portholes/cab.) + 1 skipper cabin with a basin
  • Bathrooms:  Two (2):  1 small water closet + 1 big bathroom, 1 electric wc + 1 manual wc
  • Starboard hull details:  Owner Cabin ~ Double bed 140cm width, slat base, high density mattress, two seater bench, big desk with retractable stool, big cupboard, 7 storages, 1 safe, 1 deck hatch and 2 portholes.  Passageway ~ 2 big cupboards, 2 storages, 3 shelves, 1 big wardrboe, 1 small cupboard, Big Bathroom ~ Big basin, 3 mirror cupboards, 2 cupboards, linen storage, manual wc apart from the shower, big shower closed by plexiglass, 1 deck hatch and 1 porthole
  • Port hull details:  Aft Cabin ~ Double bed 140 cm width, slat base, high density mattress, 1 bench, big desk with retractable stool, wardrobe, 6 storages, 1 deck hatch and 2 portholes.  Small water closet ~ electric wc, basin, big mirror, 2 shelves.  Passageway ~ 4 storages, electrical panel control, inverter and shore charger locker.  Forward cabin ~ Trapeze bed (length 190cm, head width 140cm, foot width 105 cm, high density mattress, huge storage under the bed, bench, foldable desk with retractable stool, wardrobe, 2 cupboards, 3 storages, shelves, library, 1 deck hatch and 1 porthole
  • Main saloon details:  Large seatings ~ + 2 stools to seat 8-10 people, storage under each bench, new upholstery in 2017, large foldable wood table, cupboard.  Chart table ~ Paper chart size looking aft of the boat, folders, shelves
  • Cockpit details:  Solid wood table to seat 6-7 persons.  Sunbrella upholstery in good condition (2014), 6 storages for snorkeling and fishing gear, Magma gas BBQ + 3 wide sunshades to protect the cockpit from the sun.  Helm station ~ Central wheel, large double seat with storage box under, electronic nav station (Raymarine)
  • Port Bow Room:  Converted into a workshop + storage for spare parts, accessible by deck hatch + ladder
  • Starboard Bow Room:  Converted into an additional cabin (i.e.:  for a crew).  Tailor made mattress for one person, lots of under bed storage that can fit several kite board bags, 1 basin and mirror.  Water + electricity connections ready to install a washing machine.  1 small deck hatch + 1 big deck hatch for accessibility

 

 

POWER
  • Solar panels -  6 x 105w panels on hard top bimini, total 630 watts. Solar Innova Green Technology, Monocristallin, 2018
  • Wind generator - D400 Eclectic Energy, 2015
  • LED lighting full throughout, ouside and in the mast
  • Voltage 12/220V
  • Service batteries:  8x100 Ah (2018)
  • Battery charger:  Mastervolt 30 amp, 12v
  • Converter Inverter Victron Phoenix 1600 VA, 2017
  • Quay charger Mastervolt 30 amp. 12V, 2001
  • Many 12v 220v sockets in saloon and cabins

ELECTRONICS + NAVIGATION
  • Navigation:  Raymarine ST60, 2016
  • Windmeter + Windex (2018)
  • VHF DSC:  NAVICOM RT 550 AIS, 2016
  • VHF antenna, 2018
  • Chart plotter : Garmin GPS Map 400/500, 2013
  • Auto-Pilot : Raymarine 6000 Pilot, 2013
  • Nav station : Raymarine ST 60, 2016. 
  • Windmeter + Windex, 2018
  • Battery monitor : LinkLITE, 2013
  • Radar : Furuno M 1721 Mark2. 2001
  • GPS Chart plotter:  Garmin GPS Map 400/500 (2013)
ON DECK
  • Winch specifications:  3x winch 54 ST, 2x winch 48 ST includes 1 electrical winch at mast foot, gear box changed in 2016.  All winches maintained 2x year
  • Gas BBQ, Magma stainless steel
  • Anchor 40 kg with 60m galvanized chain diam.12mm (2017) + 10m galvanized chain for a second mooring
  • Windlass 312 Goïot 1500W, 2001, sprocket/chain wheel 2017
  • Rigid bimini : PVC Komacel and white lacquered aluminium pods.
  • Fitting 6 solar panels and allowing man access to the boom. Refitted in 2018
  • Dodger in Crystal Sunbrella - 2 zippers
  • Roof plexiglass:  Makrolon UV light grey ~ New 2018
  • Port holes:  6x Goiot, 3 on each hull (2015)
  • Plain-wood table epoxy varnished, 2018
  • 3 sun-shade protections for the cockpit
  • Upholstery seating in Sunbrella around the cockpit table, 2014
  • Trampolines North Sail in very good condition
  • Shower on the portside skirt
  • Wooden seats on bows
SAILS + RIGGING
  • Mast, boom, furlers and rigging ~ Sparcraft, March 2018
  • Mast:  SPARCRAFT S1395, anodized aluminum, 19,50 m long + 3 spreaders (2018)
  • Boom:  SPARCRAFT F1700, anodized aluminum 6,50m (2018)
  • Standing rigging/shrouds:  Inox shrouds + textile runners (2018)
  • Genoa and Staysail Furlers:  Facnor LS 290 and Facnor LS 200 (2018)
  • Running rigging new in 2018
  • All ropes, March 2018
  • Rigging: Completely new in March 2018, SPARCRAFT installed by Tonnere Greement, France, under warranty
  • Sail area: 1452.6 ft² (135 m²)
  • Full Batten Main Sail:  78 m2, Quantum, Full Batten, in very good condition (2013)
  • Head sail (2017)
  • Facnor traveler cars + Batten Housing (2018)
  • Genoa:  50m2, Sail O Net, like new 2015
  • Furler Facnor LS 290 (2018)
  • Staysail:  28 m2, Sail O Net, like new 2015, Furler Facnor LS 200, 2018
  • Gennaker:  68 m2, furling with removable bow sprit (aluminum + dyneema) rarely used, 2001
  • Lazy bag:  Sunbrella, Cadet Grey, New 2018
  • Lazy jacks : March 2018

STEERING SYSTEM
  • Hydraulic Steering
  • Goiot steering wheel (2001)
  • Hydraulic ram and pipes checked + maintained
  • Starboard ram renewed in 2016
  • Tiller safety steering system
  • Raymarine ST 600 Automatic Pilot (2013)
TENDER
  • Tender 3D, 3,10 m (2013)
  • Outboard engine:  Nissan Marine 15 HP, 2 strokes 2017
SAFETY
  • Category 1 Ocean Proof
  • Liferaft Bombard Offshore 8 pax (January 2016)
  • 16 Adult Life Jackets + 1 Child's
  • 6 harnesses
  • Mandatory safety equipment such as flares, etc...
  • EPIRB GPS:  ACR, GlobalFIX V4, GPS manual beacon (2018)
WATER TOYS
  • 2 Kayaks + paddles, 1 for adult +1 for child
  • 1 large,inflatable Stand-Up-Paddle with 2x adjustable paddles + pump
  • 15 sets for snorkeling (mask, adjustable fins...)
Disclaimer
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Inquire About This Boat

Managing Broker

Contact - Alexis de Boucaud
The Multihull Company

Located in Fort Lauderdale, FL

US CELL: +1-484-744-2740
French CELL: +33 (0) 6 73 97 17 30
St. Martin: +590 690 58 66 06
Email: Alexis@multihullcompany.com
View Alexis de Boucaud's Profile
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