|Liegeplatz||Fort Pierce, Florida, Vereinigte Staaten|
|Länge über alles||12.19 m|
|Max. Durchfahrtshöhe||18.9 m|
|Treibstoffstanks||1 x 100 gal|
|Frischwassertanks||1 x 100 gal|
|Fäkalientanks||1 x 40 gal|
Our beautiful Manta 40 “Happy Times” is up for sale as our adventure ends and another begins. S/V ” Happy Times” is a Fort Pierce, Florida, based 1996 Manta 40 Catamaran for sale by owner.
S/V “Happy Times” sleeps 4 comfortably in 2 airconditioned staterooms on queen-sized beds. A third single berth is in the starboard forward hull. The owner’s suite is in the port hull. Both staterooms have toilets and separate showers. The main salon on the bridge deck contains a well-equipped kitchen area, top-loading refrigerator/freezer, nav-station, electrical panels, dining area, and entertainment center. The helm is a true single-handed setup that can be open or enclosed. “Happy Times” has all navigational electronics for worldwide cruising in safely and comfort.
Her hull, deck, and bulkheads constructed of triaxial, biaxial, and unidirectional fiberglass with vinyl ester, isophthalic resins, and Divinycell composite foam cores (hull and deck) and Nida-core (sub-soles and bulkheads) that were all vacuum bagged.
Interior finishes are natural teak wood moldings and trim, natural teak louvered wood doors accented with composite countertops/sinks, vinyl headliners and upholstery, and high durability synthetic teak and holly appearing soles.
ACCOMMODATIONS & COMFORT:
“Happy Times” is a well-equipped and tested blue water cruising catamaran that is part of the Manta fleet sailing the oceans of the world today. She sleeps 4 comfortably in two staterooms. The Owner’s suite is in the Port hull in addition to a companionway containing bookshelves, storage cabinet, the ship’s pantry, and the owner’s bathroom. The starboard hull contains the guest stateroom with a walk-thru bathroom with full shower, connecting to the forward cabin, an area that could be used as a single bunk or for sail and canvas storage located over the boat’s fully accessible water systems.
The salon area has access to the helm, and the port and starboard hulls. The L shaped built-in bench seating is comfortable and with 2 seating/storage cubes provide seating around the adjustable tabletop. The bridge deck contains the kitchen/galley, navigation station, electrical panels, refrigerator/freezer, dining/settee area, entertainment area, wet locker, and storage cabinets. The kitchen area has a built-in composite sink countertop, 3-burner propane range/oven/broiler, drawers, and cabinets with a microwave oven. Top loading, 10 cubic ft. refrigeration/freezer – Dometic 12V compressor (Air cooled) 6″ foam insulation and insulated divider. The cabinetry includes 2 drawers, with cabinets above and below the countertops. The navigation station has a chart-sized hinged countertop with chart storage beneath.
New Top Quality Bottom Paint – SeaHawk Island44+ Harder with Tin boost. 2 full coats.
The port hull features the Owner’s suite; queen size bed, cedar-lined hanging closet, (4) drawers, open and closed shelving, a shoe locker and a settee with storage under the seat. The bath includes an electric flush, freshwater toilet, built-in sink composite counter, generous medicine cabinet, and a large separate shower.
The starboard hull features an aft VIP stateroom with a queen-sized bed, cedar-lined hanging closet, 3 drawers, a shoe locker, and a settee with storage under the seat. The connecting companionway has bookshelves. The bathroom has an manual flush, saltwater toilet, built-in composite sink and countertop with storage cabinet. The boat also has a Spectra Cape Horn Extreme 330 Water Maker (12V, 15gph) and main raw water strainers and all water pumps and distribution systems.
This boat is ready to turn straight around after you fill it with your favorite foods and drinks and head back into the Caribbean.
2021 Upgrades! – All receipts available - over 50k spent!
- New US Spars mast, boom and vang installed by FKG Rigging in Sint Maarten.
- New North Sails main and jib sail and mainsail stackpack installed by Tropical Sail Loft Sint Maarten.
- All new 12mm S/S standing rigging including all deck connections and turnbuckles
- All new running rigging. Dyneema MegaTwin07 main, jib and spinnaker halyard and topping lift.
- All new mast electronics – VHF antenna, SSB Shroud Antenna, tricolour masthead light, Garmin GWIND Wireless instrument, deck/steaming light.
- New Top Quality Bottom Paint – SeaHawk Island44+ Harder with Tin boost. 2 full coats
- New S/S lifelines
- New 6 x Trojan T105+ 220ah Deep Cycle batteries
- Garmin GPS742XS Charplotter
- New Lewmar Escape Hatch
- Harken Winch overhauled May 2021
- New Cruisair ECU 16k aircon installed May 2021
- Port engine room insulation replaced May 2021
5.5kW NextGen Diesel Generator
Freedom Heart 10 AC Inverter/Battery Charger
Shore power 110V – All required shore power cables included
(New 2021) 6 x Trojan 105+ 220ah Deep Cycle house batteries
2 x Starter Batteries (1 per engine) isolated via Blue Seas Automatic Charge Relays (ACR)
Xantrex Link Pro battery monitor
265W+245W+245W = ~750W Solar Power + BlueSky 3024iL Solar Controller
D400 Wind generator with dedicated Eclectic controller
BadBoy Wifi Extender Setup
3G Booster External and Internal Antenna Setup
AC Hot Water Heater
12V Fresh water pump + spare onboard
12V Salt Deck washdown pump + spare onboard
12V Salt Kitchen feed pump
120V AC Pump
2x 12V for water maker + spare pump head
2x 12V bilge pumps
2x 12V shower pumps
Deck and Hull Equipment
2021 Upgrades: (50k USD spent!)
New US Spars mast, boom and vang installed by FKG Rigging in Sint Maarten.
New North Sails Main - Full batten 10.3 oz High Modulus Dacron mainsail with (3) reefs + stackpack + lazyjacks
New north sail Jib - Self-tacking, full batten 8.3 oz. High Modulus Dacron jib
Camber Spar, sail cover, topping lift and lazy jacks.
Dutchman B500 boom brake
All new 12mm S/S standing rigging including all deck connections and turnbuckles
All new running rigging. Dyneema MegaTwin07 main, jib and spinnaker halyard and topping lift.
Deck line organizer with Spinlock sheet stoppers.
HARKEN two speed self-tailing electric winch at helm - Electric motor overhauled 2021!
HARKEN manual winch for barber hauler or spinnaker sheet control
Flag halyards and cleats
Rocna 73lb anchor - this anchor cannot be beat, we've never dragged!
Twin bridle setup attached to front eyes on hulls
175ft chain + 200ft rope with splice to chain link - never had to put out the rope!
Maxwell 1500 anchor windless with foot and helm switches
Spare Danforth with 50ft chain and 200ft rope spliced on - stored in front port deck locker
Plenty of dock lines, spring lines and fenders for all tie up situations!
2 x Volvo Penta 30HP + 120S Saildrives + 3 blade folding props (~3500hrs each)
- Racor 500 fuel filtering system on both engines
- 12V oil change out pumps for easy maintenance
- engine room blowers in both engine bays
- new engine room insulation on port side
NEXTGEN 5.5kW Generator with only 600 hours
2x Cruisair air conditioners 10,000btu and 15,000btu
- new 2021 Cruisair ECU 16k unit for saloon, master bath and starboard forward bunk
- Cruisair STX10 10k unit for rear berths
Spectra Cape Horn Extreme 330 Water Maker (12V, 15gph)
-Operates with 2 12V pumps so flexibility/redundancy exists as one pump will output 7gph.
-Currently pickled for storage
-Spare motor pump head onboard
-Our typical product water is excellent at 150-200ppm
-TDS Measuring Meter for testing product water
All connected via NMEA2000!
Chartplotter - Garmin GPSMAP 742XS
- Garmin Electronic Charts included!
- VUS513L-Jacksonville-Bahamas G3 Vision Charts $450 worth!
- HXUS030R Southeast Caribbean G3 Charts
AIS - Garmin AIS600 with dedicated Garmin GPS Antenna
Autopilot - Garmin GHP Reactor and GHC20
Radar – Garmin GMR HD18 Radar Dome
VHF – Standard Horizon GX2100 AIS Radio with Ram3+ Mic.
SSB – ICOM IC-M802 SSB with ICOM auto tuner and starboard shroud antenna.
GNX20 readout display (Depth, temp etc)
GMI20 readout display (wind angles, sailing data etc)
Airmar D200 Depth Transducer
Airmar DST Temp, Depth, Speed transducer
Fusion Marine Stereo which can be controlled from chartplotter
+ EPIRB, handheld VHF radio, paper charts for ALL Caribbean with all hand held compass and hand navigation tools included.
Samsung 10" A6 tablet + waterproof case + helm mount arm included to run Navionics on, best $20 a year you will ever spend!
Masthead LED Tri Color for at anchor and sailing
Front facing steaming + decklight combination with protection guard for Jib tack/jybes.
LED Nav lights on bow seats for motoring/sailing
Masthead Shakespeare AIS/VHF Antenna + new all cabling running to VHF Radio/AIS