Inventaire

LOOPING 50
KATALI, launched in 2014


Malaysian Flag (Langkawi, Tax Free
Patrick Luscher design
Built by Ultramarine Boatbuilders, in Pondicherry, India
Patrick Luscher design, classification: CE

Length overall: 15,2m / 50′
Beam (maximum): 8m / 15′
Draft: 1.20m / 3′
Displacement:
– empty: 7,500kg / 16,500lb
– half load: 9,000kg / 20,000lb
Engines: 2x40CV Yanmar
4 double cabins, 2 bathrooms

Construction:

  • Hulls: Red Cedar / Fiber sandwich
  • Decks: Foam / Plywood sandwich
  • Beams: Plywood / fiber

Standing rigging:

  • Soromap Aluminum Mast (France), white powder painted
  • Park avenue custom boom with lazy bag, perfect to receive the full mainsail
  • Harken Jib furler
  • Harken Gennaker furling
  • Sarken Standing rigging (France) 2014

Sails:

  • Full batten mainsail 2014, 70sqm, Lee Sails
  • Self-tacking jib, 2014, 32sqm, Lee Sails
  • Gennaker, 2014, 90sqm, Lee Sails

Engines:

  • 2 x 40HP Yanmar 4JH5E
  • Starboard engine : 1,900 hrs
  • Portside engine : 1,900 hrs
  • Saildrives : 2 x SD50 Yanmar
  • Diesel tanks: 2 x 320 liters (more than 2,000 miles range)
  • Raccor pre filters
  • Automatic bilge pumps
  • 2 blades foldable bronze propellers, “Flex O Fold”
  • Max motoring speed: 10.5 knts

Cockpit:cockpit

  • Fixed bimini covering 100% of cockpit surface and helm station with built in LED spots
  • Teak Deck
  • 10 people table, convertible into a 2mx2m bed
  • “Lounge” area with movable table inside/outside, up/down, folded/unfolded
  • Sunbrella outside cushions
  • Strataglass removable windshield
  • Sunbrella side awnings covering all sides
  • Outlet for washing hose

Hatches / Portholes:

  • 10 Lewmar hatches on deck
  • 4 hatches on hull inside (including 2 security hatches)
  • Curtains and mosquito screen on all hatches.
  • 6 portholes on outside of hulls
  • 8 portholes on Roof sides, with anti UV screen
  • 2 Lewmar hatches on front roof side.
  • Sliding PVC door between cockpit and saloon
  • Vertical sliding PVC window between kitchen and cockpit
  • 9 large outside compartments
  • Forced ventilation through PVC tubes conducting air from front outside of boat to saloon, SDB and front cabins

Main helm console:

  • All ropes: halyards, lines, reefs…
  • 2 Harken 46ST winches (one electric)
  • All clutches
  • Raymarine e7 GPS / Chart plotter (connecting through wifi to ipad/android devices)
  • Ipad stand
  • Windlass switch
  • Standard horizon VHF with DSC
  • Engine controls
  • 12V & USB cigarette socket
  • On rear beam: 2 Harken 46ST winches for mainsail track, gennaker lines and dinghy lift

All manoeuvres (except gennaker) can be entirely done alone from the wheel. Mainsail lift is done with electric foot switches, reefs are automatic, and no need to go at the beam to control windlass. All ropes are disappearing into ropes compartments, freeing the cockpit from invading lines

Bathing Platforms:

  • Hot and cold swimming shower
  • Dockside mains shore power connection
  • Fiber swimming ladder
  • Lifesling 3 MOB recovery system
  • LED on steps

Anchoring:

  • 1 x 70lb self-launchable Delta anchor
  • 1 x 42lb Aluminum Guardian anchor for stern or emergency anchor.
  • 100 meters of 3/8” chain (2016 galvanization)
  • Lewmar H3 1000W windlass with deck, cockpit and flybridge controls
  • Custom bow roller designed to allow chain to pass under the trampoline. No rust, no dirt, no chain on the way!

Electric :

  • Custom BlueSea System electric panel with VSM battery monitor at chart table
  • 12 volts circuit:
    • 780A service batteries (2016)
    • 120A engine battery (2014)
    • 1000W solar panels on davits
    • 2 x 60A alternators on engine
    • Mastervolt Mass Combi 1200W Charger / Inverter with remote control panel at chart table
    • Bluesea Systems Automatic Charge Relay (ACR) for an automatized charging process
  • 220V circuit:
    • Numerous 220V international outlets on all cabins, chart table, engine rooms, SDB, kitchen…

Plumbing, galley, comfort:

  • Aquajet fresh water pump with carbon filter
  • Fresh water tank: 720 liters
  • Echotec Watermaker 150l/h belt driven by engine. All commands through remote control panel on starboard rear cabin
  • Water heater (from engine or 220V), Indel 60 liters
  • Cold/hot pressure water at all outlets
  • Bathrooms:
    • Raritan Marine Elegance ceramic WC, fully automatic
    • Wash basin, taps and soap dispenser
    • Shower with automatic pump
    • Mirrored vanity unit
  • Galley:
    • 4-burner gas-on-glass cooktop
    • Eno Perigord oven
    • Large Corian molded worktable and double sinks.
    • Vitrifrigo DW250 Refrigerator (160l, vertical door) and Freezer (75l, drawer) with 2 independents compressors
    • BBQ Magma, model Catalina
    • Numerous drawers
    • Rubbish bin

Electronic:

  • Raymarine e7 chart plotter/Pilot/multi instruments at main helm console. Tactile and Wifi connectable to Android/iOS devices
  • Raymarine Pilot panel p70 and i70 multi instruments at chart table. You can drive boat from inside or outside.
  • Raymarine Pilot Computer X-30
  • Electro-hydraulic autopilot linear drive Lecomble & Schmidt 32ST 16
  • VHF Standard Horizon with DSC at chart table and helm station
  • AIS transceiver Em-Track B100 repeated at chart plotter.
  • Windlass switch at chart table and helm station
  • Large screen Car Stereo USB/ Bluetooth… 2 external and 2 internal speakers
  • 12V / USB cigarette socket at chart table and helm station

Dinghy:

  • Aluminum/Hypalon 10’ AB AL10
  • 4 Strokes 20HP Mariner Outboard engine

Miscellanious:

  • The boat has been extended of 20cm to offer larger swimming platforms (supervised by architect)
  • Stanchions are made of fiber, Spectra lifelines to avoid rust
  • Coppercoat antifouling paint, more than 10 years guarantee; no more need for the annual haul out !