|Fuel capacity||60.0 USG Total - 2 Tanks|
|Water capacity||120.0 USG Total - 2 Tanks|
|Holding tank capacity||8.0 USG Total - 1 Tanks|
|Engine||1 x diesel 44hp|
|Engine make and model||Universal/ Kubota M50 (1986)|
|Engine Hours||Engine1: Unknown|
|Prop(s)||Bronze 3 Blade|
|Fuel consumption (approx)||Not Recorded|
Cutter rigged Unknown Aluminium spars (1987) with Rod standing rigging (unknown year)
|Reefing mainsail||Valiant Sail loft - Slab (2005) Fully Battened, Lazy Jacks, 3 Reefs|
|Headsail||Valiant Sail loft - Furling (unknown year)|
|Other sails||Yankee (unknown year)|
|Stay Sail (unknown year)|
12 volt, 3 batteries charged by: engine, shore power, generator
New Fuel tanks installed June 2001
|Total # of berths||5|
|No. of double berths||2|
|No. of single berths||3|
|Air conditioning||1 Air conditioning Units rated at 16000 BTU/h|
|Heads||1 heads (Manual)|
3 burner propane Stove
|Pressurised water system|
|Hot water system|
3 burner propane Stove
3 halyard winches
7 sheet winches
Manual Lighthouse 1501 windlass
(CQR & Fortress)
75'0" of chain
100'0" of rode
18hp outboard, Tohatsu, Short shaft (1997)
|VHF DSC radio|
2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 electric)
We are proud to represent this well equipped third owner Valiant 40,
hand built in the “Lone Star State” from the renowned Designer Robert Perry, penned his first “Performance Cruiser".
Production of the Valiant 40 began in 1975 at Uniflite Yachts in Washington state when Bob Perry designed the Valiant 40, it was then thought to be pretty radical in design for it's time.
Since the early 90's Bob Perry’s long fin “Cruising keel" and skeg hung rudder with a "No Frills & all Function" reputation of which the build is still well know to this day as it was back when production began; Perry's V40 has become the definition of a stable & fast Blue water Cruiser.
Uniflite Yachts originally built 159 Valiant 40s until 1984 when Rich Worstell, a Valiant owner and dealer from N. Texas, bought the molds. After producing some V40s in Washington, he eventually moved the operation to Texas. The first “Texas” Valiant 40 was hull number 267. This particular hull being# 271 & one of the later models built. Production of the Valiant 40 continued, on a limited semi-custom basis until 1992.
The owners have sailed on this & their boats sister ship across the Gulf of Mexico in varying degrees of weather conditions & attest that the V40 handles heavy seas & wind conditions equally as it's comfortable sailing in light winds.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.
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