12 KR-Yawl build for Bluewater racing in the North Sea and the Atlantic (among others: Boston Tea Cup Race) Yard: Abeking & Rasmussen / Bremen, Lemwerder Year built 1955 / Factory No. 5004, Sailing No. 12 KR II, Designer: Jimmy Rasmussen
Hull mahogany on oak frames, teak deck (original) Reckmann aluminum rigg, roll reef genoa. Beiken sails off Hydra Net II in "as new" condition. Engine: Type OM 617, Mercedes Diesel 5 Cylinder / 83 PS / overhauled March 2016.
After more than 30 years and many voyages to Noth Cape, Schottland, Baltic Sea, Biskaya, Canary Islands, West Mediterranean etc. it shall be enough now.
The yacht should go into hands, which keep her, pamper her and preserve this outstanding A&R Yacht. The ship has its value. One of a kind, ready to go anywhere, in superb condition, technically complete equipped along with an excellent Reckmann rigg and ‘as-new’ sails by Beilken. The winter storage, professional maintenance, updates and repairs had been performed by a reputed yard in Bremen for almost three decades.
genoa (Genua II + Genua III - Hydra Net II, roller-furling, 83 qm), mainsail (Hydra Net II, 3 x reef, battened, 72 qm), mizzen (Hydra Net II, 2 x reef, battened, 17 qm), spinnaker (232 qm), gennaker (165 qm)
mast height 22.50 m, Masts 2 (Aluminium), winches (Anderson, self tailing), spinnaker boom, reefing gear (furling genoa, 3 reefs in mainsail, 2 reefs in mizzen sail)
life raft (8), epirb, fire_extinguisher, radar_reflector, life ring, dan buoy