1985, lifting keel Limbo 9.9, re-sprayed 2011, surveyed in 2014, good sails, keel replaced in 2008, standing rigging renewed in 2014, great value cruiser/racer!
Built in 1985. GRP Balsa sandwich hull and deck. White hull and blue stripe. Lifting keel with electric winch. Tiller steering. 6 berths in 2 cabins. Survey in 2014.
Zygal boats. Sail No K8486Y.
LOA 32' 6" (9.9m)
Beam 11' 2" (3.4m)
LWL 8.4 m
Headroom 6' 0"
Slab reefing mainsail (Hyde 2001), Genoa roller reefing system by Plastimo with No 1 Genoa(Hyde 2001). Tri radial Spinnaker. Z Spars Delta mast with taper. Alloy boom. Stainless steel standing rigging (cap and lowers renewed in 2014).
Yanmar 2GM 2 cylinder 13HP diesel engine. 10 gallon stainless steel fuel tank. Alternator charging (plus solar panel) to 2 x 110 Amp/hr 12v batteries. Shaft drive to 2 blade propeller.
Stainless steel pushpit and pulpit, sprayhood (2012), spray dodgers (2011), cockpit cushions, stainless steel boarding ladder, tiller, spinnaker pole, sheet winches and halyard winches, 25lb Danforth main anchor with chain and warp, mooring warps and 6 fenders.
2 Plastimo bulkhead compasses, Stowe log, Clipper log, Stowe windspeed and direction, Silva S10 DSC VHF radio, FM/AM radio, Hawk windvane at masthead, Simrad TP22 tiller pilot, JRC 1000 radar, NASA Navtex, Garmin GPS, brass clock and barometer, navigation lights.
Jackstay lifelines, danbuoy, horseshoe lifebuoy with light, 2 lifejackets, safety harnesses, 2 fire extinguishers, gas detector, first aid kit, throw line, fire blanket, 2 electric bilge pumps, 1 manual bilge pump.
Her galley has a gas hob with 3 burners, refrigerated icebox, pots, pans, cutlery and crockery. Separate heads compartment with Jabsco marine toilet and wash basin. Grey fabric upholstery. Cream curtains, blue carpets.
6 berths in 2 cabins with approx 6ft headroom. Her forward cabin has 2 single berths with in-fill to convert to a double.
"Moonshadow" has been in present ownership since 2005, she has been used for light weather cruising and some club racing on the East Coast. The boat has been wintered ashore every year and was last surveyed in 2014 (Copy available). The keel was replaced in 2008 and much of the standing rigging was renewed in 2014. Her topsides were re-sprayed here at Tollesbury Marina in 2011. Overall a great value cruiser/racer.