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1976 Farr 36' 1104

HUGE price reduction! The 36ft Farr 1104 is one of the legends of modern yacht design. Hugely successful in their early days as race winners from club level to blue water successes including Sydney-Hobarts, they revolutionised the way we thought about lighter displacement yacht design. Fast and fun to sail in any weather, they also offer a lot of interior volume and many Farr 1104s have gone on to be successful cruising yachts too. This Compass Yachts 1976 Farr 1104 was built for a prominent West Australian yachtsman and was strengthened for the rigours of the Indian Ocean with additional frames in the forward sections. Later relocated to the east coast, she competed in the 50th Sydney Hobart and a number of local offshore races while in more recent times, she has been a succesful club racer and family cruiser. 

Comfortably appointed, she features a roomy 8 berth interior including 2 double quarter berths, a removable saloon table, a galley with gas stove and oven, a good sized chart navigation table and a semi-enclosed toilet with sail stowage in the forepeak sail bins. Headroom is good throughout. She is powered by an upgraded Yanmar 3HM 27hp diesel with a Gori folding propeller. The simplicity of the fractional rig is one of the great features of these boats and the standing rigging was replaced in 2017. She has a good wardrobe of nine sails, a set of electronics including GPS, log speed wind and depth and an autopilot. 

With her roomy cockpit and ease of handling. The Farr 1104 is still a great club racer and ideal for twilight or midweek social sailing while the spacious accommodation lends itself to cruising weekends away with the family. Slipped and anti-fouled March 2019, new rudder bearings fitted, ready to go!  

For further information or to arrange your inspection in Williamstown, VIC, please contact Chris Furey on 0410 551 977 or complete the on-line enquiry form.

Price: $39,900 AUD
Price Base: $39,900
Brand: Farr
Model: 1104
Length: 11.04 Meters
Year: 1976
Category: Cruiser / Racer
Hull Type: Fibreglass
Hull Style: Single
Power Type: Sail
Type Of Sales: Dealer
Engine Make: Yanmar 3HM
Engine Type: Yanmar Marine diesel
Condition: Used
State: Victoria
Suburb: WILLIAMSTOWN
Designer : Bruce Farr
Builder : Compass Yachts Sydney
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 120 l
Hull Construction Material : GRP
Hull Type : Monohull
Deck Construction Material : GRP
Country Origin : AUS
Length (feet) : 36.25 feet
Length (m) : 11.04 m
Length Waterline (m) : 10 m
Beam/Width (feet) : 12 feet
Beam/Width (m) : 3.65 m
Draft (m) : 1.80 m
Draft (feet) : 5.9 feet
Keel/Ballast : Lead fin keel
Dry Weight (kgs) : 4500 kgs
Number of Helms : 1
Engine Notes : Yanmar 3HM
Number Of Engines : 1
Horse Power (hp) : 27
Drive Type : Shaft drive
Engine Room : Behind companionway steps
Number of Batteries : 2 x 12v Gel type
Fuel Type : Diesel
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 50 l
Propeller : Gori 2 blade folding
Steering System : Tiller
Accomodation Notes : 2 settee berths, 2 pilot berths, 2 double quarter berths
Number of Berths : 8
Number of Toilets : 1
Toilet Type : Marine toilet, manual flush
Galley Notes : L shaped galley to port
Stove : Rinnai gas stove with oven, gimballed
Refrigeration : 2 ice boxes
Number of Sinks : 1
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : Pioneer stereo
Deck Gear : 8 winches, 8 rope clutches. adjustable jib cars,
Mast/Rigging : 7/8 rig fractional sloop. Alloy single aft swept spreader rig, keel stepped on new stainless steel mast step. New stainless steel wire rigging 2017. Alloy boom with innternal reefing lines and outhaul. Soft rope tackle vang, alloy spinnaker pole, Alloy Gemini twin-foil on forestay. Adjustable backstay and running backstays.
Sail Inventory : Doyle main 2015 plus a spare main. No 1, 2 x No 2 and 1 x No 3 (Doyle 2015) headsails. 1 masthead and 3 fractional spinnakers
Electrics : 2 x 12v Gel type sealed 12v batteries
Electronics Navigation : Northstar 5310 Explorer Log, Speedo and Wind. Raytheon Depth Sounder, Raytheon 290 GPS, Autohelm ST 4000+ Auto (tiller) Pilot. 2 x Cockpit mounted compasses, 1 compass at chart table.
Safety Gear : Regulation lifelines, 2 x life rings, 406 EPIRB, 2 x manual bilge pumps, 1 x electric bilge pump. Inshore flare kit.
Covers : New boom and mainsail cover.
Ground Tackle : 3 anchors, chain & warp
GPS : Raytheon 290 GPS
Radio : GME VHF radio with new whip aerial and Codan HF radio transceivers
Anti-foul : March 2019

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