ADVENTURE: BALTIC 51

DesignerC&C Design Group
Year1980
LOA15.54m
LWL12.48m
Beam4.66m
Draft2.75m
Displacement15599kg
EngineYanmar 4JH3-DTE 125hp
Engine Hours1800
FuelDiesel
Fuel Capacity300l
Hull ConstructionGRP
Keel TypeFin Keel
Berths10
Cabins4
Drinking Water Capacity600l

ADVENTURE boasts many specification highlights including:

  • Replacement teak deck fitted in 2019
  • Upgraded Yanmar 125hp engine fitted in 2016
  • MaxProp feathering propeller
  • Electric winch package to aid short-handed sailing
  • Versatile four cabin interior layout with three heads
  • Webasto diesel fired cabin heating
  • Recently serviced rig including carbon fibre boom
  • Hydraulic passerelle
  • Twin engine alternators
  • Combi battery charger and inverter
  • Tecnicomar reverse-osmosis watermaker
  • Raymarine chart plotter and recently installed Doppler radar scanner

Hull, Deck & Superstructure Construction

  • Hull
    • GRP sandwich construction to the highest specification to provide an extremely rigid yet light and well insulated structure
    • All high stress areas are especially strengthened and reinforced to accommodate localised loadings
    • White topsides finish
  • Deck
    • Hand laid up moulded fibreglass with core stiffening, insulation and reinforcement incorporated in the way of deck fittings and winches
    • 10mm Teak laid decking to the side decks, cockpit seating and cockpit sole – replaced 2019
  • Keel & Rudder
    • Deep keel bilge, Limber holes to allow drainage of bilge to sump
    • Lead antimony fin keel
    • Stainless steel keel bolts to an internal fabrication within the hull
    • Cantilevered semi elliptical balanced spade rudder with high strength rudder stock and blade within internal skeleton

Machinery

  • Engine & gearbox
    • Yanmar 4JH3-DTE, 4 cylinders, direct injection, turbocharged and intercooled, diesel engine producing 125hp @ 3,800 RPM – 2016
    • Approx. 6 litres/hours engine consumption at cruising speed
  • Service & Maintenance
    • Engine hours – approx. 1,800 as of beginning 2024
    • Date of last engine service – 2023
    • Silent block replaced 2016
  • Propulsion & Steering
    • Max Prop 3 blades feathering propeller
    • Vetus propeller shaft seal – 2022

Electrical Systems

  • Voltage systems
    • 12vDC primary domestic system with 12vDC starting circuit and 220v AC via shore power or inverter
  • Battery Banks
    • 6 x 12vDC 135Ahm service battery bank
    • 1 x 12vDC engine crank battery
    • Wiring cables replaced 2023
  • Charging / Inverter
    • Mastervolt Mass Combi 12/1600-60 inverter battery charger
  • Alternators
    • 12vDC engine mounted alternator
    • 12vDC 135Ahm engine mounted alternator for services
    • Watt&Sea hydrogenerator
    • Wind generator
    • Solar panels
  • Fresh Water
    • The hot freshwater circuit is led into a well-insulated hot water tank, heated by engine or 230v AC immersion heater element
  • Watermaker
    • TECNICOMAR 110l/h watermaker
    • The watermaker is run from the engine
  • Bilge Pumps
    • 2 x manual bilge pumps
    • 3 x 12v electric bilge pump

Tankage

  • Fuel
    • 300 litre fuel capacity in 2 x 150 stainless steel tanks
  • Fresh Water
    • 600 litres water capacity in 4 tanks
    • Electro actuator switch for the tank selection

Navigation & Communication Equipment

  • Cockpit
    • Autohelm autopilot with Neko electric autopilot actuator
    • Raymarine chartplotter
    • B&G H2000 analogic Wind speed – aft cockpit
    • B&G H2000 analogic Wind direction – aft cockpit
    • B&G H2000 digital multi – aft cockpit
    • B&G H2000 20/20 digital – forward cockpit
    • Quantum Doppler scan array radar – 2021
  • Chart table
    • Compact X7
    • Barograph
    • HF SSB weather fax
    • Clock and barometer
    • Battery monitor
  • Communications Equipment
    • Sailor VHF RT 144B
    • Navtex
    • Meoteoman
    • Icom VHF with DSC
    • Icom HF SSB 
    • Starlink system
    • Iridium go exec

Domestic Equipment

  • Galley
    • Gimballed gas stove with burners and oven
    • 12vDC top opening fridge
    • 12vDC front opening fridge under the main table with dedicated engine
    • 2 stainless steel sinks with fresh water face forward with cover
    • One sink face back
    • Foot pumps
  • Heads
    • 3 x heads and showers
    • 3 x 12v electric heads
    • Aft head with fresh water
    • Hot & cold pressurised water supplies with shower in heads
  • Heating and ventilation
    • Webasto air heater
    • Air fan
  • Entertainment
    • Stereo with speakers
    • 2 x LCD TV

Accommodation

  • The Baltic 51 sleeps 8 persons in 4 separate staterooms yet maintains easy access to all areas of the interior
  • Two pipe cots above settees in saloon
  • Accommodation Finish
    • All joinery is teak faced with solid teak or laminated teak frames and capping
    • Satin varnish finish, all doors provided with retaining swing stops
    • Kick plates on steps and chafing pieces on sills are provided
    • Beige cloth upholstery through out
    • Teak gratings in head
    • Floorboards with laid teak veneer with holly inlay
    • Access to bilge at appropriate points
    • Soft lining panels to deck head

Deck Equipment

  • Rig
    • Black anodised 2 spreader masthead rig – serviced 2021
    • Keel-stepped mast
    • Carbon fibre black painted Maxspar boom
    • Two carbon spinnaker poles and jockey pole
    • Stainless rod standing rigging
    • Stainless rod rigging backstay and forestay
    • Wichard Babystay adjuster with ratchet
    • Lazy jacks with stackpack bag – 2023
    • Dyneema halyards
    • Genoa furler
    • No1 Genoa, No 2 genoa and Staysail all on independant furlers
    • Navtec hydraulic adjustment for backstay and vang with control panel at helm
  • Winches
    • 2 x Barient self-tailing 3-speed powered winches in the aft cockpit
    • 2 x Barient self-tailing 2-speed winches in the aft cockpit
    • 2 x Barient Model 19 self-tailing 2 speed winches
    • 2 x Barient 736 3 speed winches in the mid cockpit
    • 4 x Barient 27 self-tailing 2 speed winches on the coach roof
    • 2 x Barient 32 stainless steel winches on the coach roof
    • Antal W52 2 speed self-tailing winch on the coach roof
    • The latter is powered with remote control for main halyard
    • Winches engines serviced 2022
  • Sails
    • Dacron furling 135% furling genoa
    • Dacron full battens main sail
  • General
    • Double stainless lifelines
    • Electro hydraulic folding gangway with remote control
    • Stern mounted radar mast
    • Wood taw rail
    • Folding cockpit table
    • Side gateways
    • Under water light
    • Portside and starboard side openable windows in the aft cabins
    • The aft cockpit Baltic design seats is available but not installed on board
  • Covers & Canvas
    • Sun awning with folding bag
    • Small hard dodger of main companionway
  • Anchoring & Mooring
    • Lofrans 1,500w windlass
    • 2 x Bruce Inox anchor
    • Admiralty anchor

Safety Equipment

  • Life saving
    • 2 x 10 person liferaft – service valid until 5-2024
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