Philosophie IV. Superbly maintained and analytically optimised, race winning Beneteau 40.7 just listed.
Philosophie IV only had three outings last season, posting two bullets and a third in three of the RORC Channel Races: Myth of Malham, Cowes to Dinard & Morgan Cup. With a comprehensive inventory of equipment and sails, this boat will deliver some great results and a huge amount of enjoyment for the next team.
Professionally maintained by TJ Marine (Port Hamble)
Hull & Spares upgrades
Keel & Rudder
Farr Yacht Sales
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Philosophie IV - all sails are from North Sails
1 Main Offshore 2013 - 680 (70:30 Aramid/Carbon) 2 reefs, single taffeta sided. Used only 4 times a year for RORC races. Good condition
2 Main Inshore 2012 - 860 / 2012 - Bought and only used for 1 week, during the 2012 Commodore's Cup (no wind for the whole week) Condition: Brand new
3 Main Offshore: 2007 / Fastnet 07, plus many RORC races. Condition tired
4 Jib #1 Light 2015 (non overlap) 3DL / Hardly used. Very good
5 Jib #1 Light 2010 - 860M 3DL / 2010: NSW, National, St Malo and CW. Good
6 Jib #1 Light: 2007 3DL / Used a lot in 2009
7 Jib #2 Med /Hy 2014 (non overlap) / Used only 4 times a year for RORC races. Good
8 Jib #1 Medium /Heavy 2013 3DL Used only once / Brand new.
9 Jib #1 Medium 2010 - 860M 3DL 2010: NSW, National, St Malo and CW
10 Jib #1 Medium 2008 - 600S 3DL / Used a lot in 2008 - 2009
11 Jib #1 Medium (10-20kts) - Radial 2006
12 Jib #1 Heavy 600S w/ TC film: 2009 / Good
13 Jib #3 2012 / Good
14 Jib #4: 2015 3DL 50:50 Carbon/Aramid Hardly used Very good
15 Jib Top: 2014 (non overalp) Hardly used Excellent
16 Jib Top: 2008 not used at all in 2010 Very good
17 Trysail 2007Bought for Fastnet 2007, never used Very good
18 Storm Jib Bought in 2007 for Fastnet, never used Very good
19 S2 - Spi Light: 2015 (115m2 - mast head) - No Brand - Nylon Gradient Superkote SK 75 / Used only 4 times a year for RORC races Very good
20 S2 - Spi Light: 2011 (115m2 - mast head) - Branded - Nylon Gradient Superkote 75With "Tradition" Logo. Good
21 S2 - Spi Light: 2009 (115m2 - mast head) - Branded - Nylon Gradient Superkote 75With "Tradition Logo" Good
22 S2 - Spi Light 2007 (110m2 - mast head) Good
23 S3 - Spi Medium: 2011 (110 m2 - mast head) - Nylon Gradient Superkote 90 (0.75Oz) Hardly used Very good
24 S3 - Spi Medium: 2007 (110m2 - mast head) Blown apart in CW 2010 Good
25 S4 - Spi Heavy 2008 (fractional) - 4S Gradient Cut - Nylon 1.5Oz Hardly used Very good
26 A3 - Spi Medium: 2010 (98m2 - mast head) - Branded - Nylon Gradient Superkote 130 used 3 times for a short time in 2010 Good
27 Code 0 2014 With Karver furler and Future Fiber Cable Very good
28 Staysail 2014 Very good
IJPE : 800.00 sq ft
I : 51.50 ft
J : 14.33 ft
P : 48.75 ft
E : 17.50 ft
Working Sail Area : 892.00 sq ft
Keel Type: Shoal_Draft
Max Draft: 6.17 ft
The First 40.7 combines a sleek and sophisticated racer with all the comforts of a luxurious cruiser. Her Bruce Farr-designed hull and powerful rig provide excellent performance on the racecourse or in the harbor. The extra-roomy cockpit features removable lockers that provide more space and less weight for racing. Standard equipment includes tall fractional rigs, high-performance keels, and premium deck hardware.
Farr Yacht Sales offers the details of the listed vessel in good faith. We are diligent in presenting the above facts and inventories of the listed vessel but we cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of the information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. The buyer, whether himself or through his agent or his surveyor, should conduct such investigation, independent confirmation and additional due diligence as the buyer deems necessary before purchasing the vessel.
This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
613 Third Street
Annapolis, MD 21403