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Yawl Bonnin 42
(12,27 m) - 1935

Layout :

  • Length : 12,27 m (40' 2")
  • Beam: 9'51"
  • Draft: 5'90"
  • Material: Classic wood/ epoxy (1991)
  • Displacement: 20871lb
  • Engine: PERKINS 30HP

Based in French Polynesia

Price : 3,9 M XPF / 32 700 €

Classic sailing yacht, aft arch for amateur. Elegant design and meticulous restoration. Blue water gear. Rub rail and spray hood need to be renovated. Very well maintained by owner.

Interior fittings :

3 sleeps

  • Double cabin fore
  • Single cabin aft on starboard
  • U-shape galley on starboard
  • Central saloon with arge table and 2 benches
  • Spacious chart table (on the way)
  • Bathroom with toilet

Listing :

Classic wood. BONNIN shipyards in Bordeaux (France) launched in 1935 - N°607

Classic bordered (pitchpin) riveted (copper) frame (mahogany)
Semi-long keel
After general refit, hull and deck were stratified with epoxy in 1991
Interiors apparent wood
Padouk (African) joineries
Polyester roof
Mawinghi (African oak) floors
She were entirely repainted and renovated in 2013
Only 3 owners

Rugged sailing boat, very well maintained. Finest quality interior finishes
She was purshased by actual owner in 1980.
Sha sailed in classic wood type to the Gabon in 1987.
Between 1990/1992, she was fully refit
She leaved Gabon in 1992 to West Indies, where owner buy PERKINS engine, windlass and furler.
Set of sails was changed in Chili in 1994 (LEE SAILS)
She sail to Tahiti in 1995 and since stay in French Polynesia
Refit in 2013: Inside and outside paint, furniture, bottom paint, new autopilot
Sailing boat has been sold because becam too small for owner family

PERKINS Perama 30HP (1993). Served 3 years

Diesel tank: 31.70US gal
3 blade propeller
Shaft line with rotating joint

Cutter rigging

Standing rigging 1991
Mast with steps, boom ad 2 aluminium spinnaker pole
LEE SAILS mainsail (1995)
Genoa on PROFURL furler
Stormsail in good condition
1 black torn big boy
1 storm jib (4 sewing) in good condition
1 hanked jib in good condition
1 spinnaker in good condition
5 LEWMAR winches
1 Bosun's chair (used)
1 sea anchor in good condition

Ground tackle

GOIOT manual windlass
Main anchorage: 50m of 8mm chain
Anchores: CQR and BRITANY, and kedge anchor


Fresh water tank: 39.62US gal
Double sinks, pressurized + feet pump (fresh and sea water)
TAYLOR 2 burners stove + oven + toasted bread
Fridge wih 12V compressor
TAYLOR diesel heater


Houses batteries: 2 x 100Ah (2013)
Engine battery
Alternator of 60A coupled to engine
2 x 85Wc solar panel
LED lights
Fans in each cabin


RAYMARINE sounder 2013
RAYMARINE P70 autopilot (2013- new)


Electric and manual bilge pump


Marquetry: exotic wood chart table
Emergency tiller
NAVIK wind pilot
Last bottom paint: 2013

Last bottom paint: 2013

Main strengths

Robust boat and well maintained. High quality interior. The sailboat has been sold to the actual owner in 1980. It sailed to Gabon in 1987. In 1989 and 1993, it has been entirely restorated: hull and stratified epoxy bridge, inside remade in classic wood.

Last modified : 15/01/2018


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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