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Arcadia 46
(14,06 m) - 1983

Layout :

  • Length : 14,06 m (46' 1")
  • Beam : 4,32 m (14'1")
  • Draft : 2,20 m (7'2")
  • Displacement: 24 T
  • Material : Steel
  • Rigging: Ketch
  • Engine: Yanmar 6CHE 120 HP

French flag. Tax paid for French Polynesia.

Based in French Polynesia

Price : 5,97 M XPF / 50 000 €

Spacious, sturdy and reliable steel schooner.

Self-sufficient in water and energy.

Interior fittings :

Sleeps 4 to 7 - 2 double cabins

  • Forepeak with workshop
  • Double cabin forward with desk
  • Large U-shaped saloon with facing bench seat
  • Chart table to starboard
  • L-shaped galley to port
  • Aft double owner's cabin
  • Starboard head with toilet, shower and laundry

Listing :

Building and history

Arcadia type steel schooner built in 1983 by the Scomaix shipyard in Aix en Provence according to Soubrero's design.
The steel hull is 6 mm thick for the bottom, then 5 mm on the sides and 4 mm for the deck.
Hull painting with 7 layers of epoxy.
The boat has had regular improvements for 30 years.
Cosmetic work and deck painting to be done.
3rd owner, she made many Atlantic and Pacific crossings.
After 30 years of family life, he sells the boat to be closer to his family in Europe.


New Yanmar 6CHE 120 HP engine
New shaft line and fork seal
New propeller

Ketch rigging

Original rigging, diameter 8, 10 and 12 mm (regular monitoring)
Isomat aluminium mast with double spreaders and steps in good condition
Isomat boom
Mainsail (average condition)
Genoa (average condition)
Staysail (average condition)
Mizzen (good condition)
Storm jib
In the cockpit :
2 Lewmar 3 speed winches
2 Lewmar ST 43 winches
At the main mast :
2 Lewmar ST 40 winches
1 Lewmar 30 winch
At the main mast :
2 Lewmar ST 40 winches
1 Lewmar 30 winch
At the mizzen :
1 Lewmar ST 40 winch
1 Lewmar 30 winch

Ground tackle

Windlass Lofrans X3 Project 1500 W 24V on engine battery
Main anchor: CQR 75 Lb anchor + 50 m of new 12 mm chain
Secondary anchor: CQR 60 Lb anchor + new 12 mm chain
Additional 40 Kg flat anchor


2 Stainless steel tanks of 550 L and 450 L, total 950 L
Watermaker Ocean 70L/h refurbished and new membrane
Single sink
Gas stove 4 burners
Gas water heater
Boiler + radiators
Jabsco toilet
1 Holding tank
1 Washing machine


4 House batteries 6V, total 500 Ah (12V park)
4 Engine batteries 6V, total 225 Ah (24V park)
4 Solar panels (12V and 24V parks)
2 Chargers 12V and 24V
1 Nothernlight 8KVA generator
800W inverter
Leak detector 12V and 24V
LED lighting

Electronics and navigation instruments

VHF Radio Ocean RO47000
GPS Furuno GP7000F
Autopilote Furuno FAP330
Furuno 1715 radar

Safety equipment

Life jackets
Fire extinguishers
3 Bilge pumps


Aluminum dinghy
Outboard engine Yamaha 10 HP


Many spare parts

Last bottom paint : to do

Main strengths

Evi-duty equipment
Spacious boat ready to sail
Regularly maintained

Last modified : 13/09/2022


The boat's inventories are based on the indications given by the owners and even if we do our best to see that they are in accordance with the reality, there might be some differences. The boat's and equipment's condition has to be checked jointly by the buyer and seller before the sale. The respective responsibilities of both the seller and the buyer remain intact. In no case can Raiatea-yacht be held responsible for any defect on the boat.

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