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Ovni 455
(14,80 m) - 1997

Layout :

  • Length : 14,80 m (48' 6")
  • Beam: 4.35m (14'3'')
  • Draft: 0.8m (2'7'') / 2.54m (8'4'')
  • Displacement: 12.5 mt
  • Material: aluminium
  • Engine: 60HP YANMAR

Swiss flag. Tax not paid for French Polynesia.

Based in French Polynesia

Price : 26,1 M XPF / 219 000 €

Full aluminium centerboarder. Owner cabin, very well maintained. 3 double cabins, 2 heads.

Ready for round-the-globe sailing !

Interior fittings :

Spleeps: 8

  • Heads fore with toilets and shower
  • Owner double cabin fore
  • U-shape saloon on port
  • Charts table on port
  • Galley on starboard
  • 2 double cabins aft
  • Heads with toilets on starboard

Listing :


Aluminium centerboarder sailboat, type OVNI 455, built in 1996 by ALUBAT shipyard, design by Philippe Briand, launched in 1997. The boat was originally equipped with 4 cabins. The inside layout was modified to make one large owner cabin of the two double cabins fore. The boat arrived in French Polynesia in 2013. The owner frequently sails between Tahiti, the Cooks, the Marquesas and came back to French Polynesia in July 2016.


YANMAR 60HP inboard engine, 3800hrs (1997)
Diesel tanks: 2 x 200L, total 400L
MAXPROP propeller
Regulary maintained


Full batten mainsail with lazybag, 3 reefling lines, on FREDERIKSEN ball-bearing travelers
Genoa on PROFURL furler
Staysail on PROFURL furler
Asymmetrical spinnaker, very good condition, pole
WALDER boom holder

Ground tackle

LOFRANS TIGRE electric windlass 1500W
Main anchor gear: SPADE 25kg + 70m of 12mm chain
Secondary anchor gears: 2 anchors + rope


Fresh water: 2 x 300L, total 600L
AQUA 7,7L/hr watermaker
Double sinks with fresh and sea water
2-burners ENO stove + oven (gas)
1 fridge, water-cooled
1 fridge, air-cooled
Water heater 30L
2 showers + deck shower hot/cold water
2 manual toilets
Radio CD player 4 speakers
3 fans on 12V (saloon)


Houses gel batteries: 6 x 105Ah, total 630Ah (August 2014)
Engine battery: 1 x 105Ah
Genset battery: 1 x 105Ah
Leak detector
Solar pannels: 2 x 90W, total 180W
KOHLER 4.5kW genset
BAUER diving compressor
Battery charge controller
CRISTEC 80Amp shore charger
VICTRON inverter 2000W

Electronics and navigation instruments

SIMRAD station (windvane/lock/depth/pilot)
Auto pilot with LECOMBLE & SHMITT hydraulic drive
FURUNO GP-32 GPS (2009)
FURUNO radar
Iridium (2014)
Mariner computer: MAXSEA softwear 1.9.6, world charts (2009)


CARIBE hard-bottom 2.80m
YAMAHA 9.9HP engine


SEASAFE 6 places life-raft
1st category safety equipement
11 auto-inflating lifejackets


Removable roof dodger
Removable bimini
Frame with davits
4 scuba tanks

Main strengths

Centerboarder (flush bottom), spacious owner cabin, very well maintained.
Cherrywood interior, warm and bright.
Ready to sail around the world !

Last modified : 04/01/2018


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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