1983 Beneteau First 42 Shallow Draft Indian Harbour Beach, FL
Posted on April 19, 2018 / 341
Price : $49,900
Builder | Manufacturer : Beneteau
Condition : Used
Year : 1983
Length : 42ft
Model : First 42 Shallow Draft
Engine Make : Perkins
Engine Model : 4-108
Engine/s Year : 1983
Total Power : 50hp
LOA : 42'
Beam : 13.08
Max Draft : 6.5
1983 Beneteau First 42 Shallow Draft
1983 Beneteau First 42 Shallow Draft


If You’re Looking for a Fast Racer/Cruiser look no further than the Beneteau 42 First

The Beneteau 42 First is one of the most renowned racer/cruisers designed by world renown maritime architect German Frers.   She is a quality constructed hand laid fiberglass hull, has huge cockpit for seating up to eight, plenty of ample deck space, a large inventory of quality sails and an elegant and practical interior.  The Beneteau First 42 is one of the most popular Beneteau models and is extremely versatile with excellent performance for both racing and cruising.

Shallow Draft Version (6.5 feet)
Large Inventory of Performance Sails
FREEDOM 10 Invertor/Charger

130W Kyocera Solar Panel w/Prostar Regulator
AirX 400W Wind Turbine
Simpson & Lawrence Vertical Windlass
Adler Barbour 12V Refrigeration


Designer: German Frers
Keel: Fin
Hull Shape: Displacement


LOA: 43 ft 8 in
Beam: 13 ft 2 in
LWL: 36 ft 3 in
Maximum Draft: 6 ft 6 in
Displacement: 18600 lbs
Ballast: 9000 lbs
Bridge Clearance: 60 ft 0 in
Headroom: 6 ft 6 in


Beautiful mahogany interior, Owner cabin forward with double berth pullman style, Head with shower to port, Hanging locker and storage to starboard, Long U shaped settee to port, Fixed salon table, Straight  settee to starboard, Nav desk to starboard, Galley to port, Guest cabin double berth aft to port, Guest head with shower aft to starboard, Engine under companionway steps


Adler Barbour 12 volt refrigeration, ENO 3 burner LPG stove and oven, Pressure water system, Manual water system, Water heater 6 gallon off engine heatexchanger, Stainless double sinks


One .75 ounce assym. spinnaker w/turtle
One .5 ounce assym spin. w/turtle
New ATN launching system.
One storm jib
One spinn. staysail
One Mylar jib 170%
One Mylar Jib 155%
One full batten Main (free footed)
One roller furling jib with sun cover

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Contact Information

CONTACT Listing Broker Kevin Welsh in Melbourne at 321.693.1642


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