The sailing yacht Flora is an elegant, fast and high quality sailing ship. The previous owner not only emphasized the best sailing characteristics, but also a decidedly aesthetic. The concept itself is based on the 5.5m class. Despite the modern cracks, there are several classic lines included, as well as a comfortable and generous cockpit.
Built by Furer Bootbau AG (Thun) in close cooperation with the well-known ship architect Sébastien Schmidt (Geneva)
Type MERIAN. A total of 2 ships were built.
Built in 1994, taken over by the builder or previous owner in 2010
Dimensions: length 10m, width 2.4m, draft 1.8m, weight 2.4t (of which 60% keel)
Sail areas: Gross 28m2, 12m2 self-tacking jig
The form-glued hull, as well as the deck superstructures are made of the best mahogany. The deck itself is made of teak. Due to the form-glued construction, the yacht is very easy to maintain and absolutely tight.
Engine: Yanmar, Model 1GM10C, 5.9KW, Diesel
The cabin has 2 large loungers
Bodenseezulassung. The yacht is currently in operation.
The pictures are from the 2017.
Decisive conservation of value:
The yacht was maintained continuously throughout its life. Current repair tendencies are not pending.
A complete repainting was carried out in 2013 with an investment value of 24,000 CHF.
The bulkhead and foresail (turning jib) were replaced in 2012 with an investment value of around 7,000 CHF with high-quality products from the manufacturer Elvstrom.
Full cover, headliner cover, sun shade waterproof)
Several other sails (foresail, spinnaker)
Port trailer for winter storage
Easy to sail and maneuver (one-hand)
Yardstick number 89 (ID document available)
The lightly swept saling allows sailing even without the use of the backstages
New value (without accessories):
Creation price was over 300,000 CHF