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Unique Motoring
• 480hp motor driving a highly efficient carbon bladed propeller offers an unrivalled experience of motoring a 15m high performance sailing yacht at 18 knots.
• Patented propulsion system hydraulically retracts into sealed hull recess, completely eliminating all propeller drag, when the vessel is under sail.
• Twin rudders adjust their attack angle automatically, providing  lift when motoring exceeds 9 knots, lifting the hull onto the plane easily and smoothly.
• Retractable propeller stows clear of salt water thereby eliminating marine growth and corrosion, ensuring propeller always operates at max efficiency
• Streamlined underwater exhaust system eliminates all unpleasant exhaust fumes, minimizes engine noise while saving on internal space.
• Water ballast system can be used to easily adjust heel angle under sail or to achieve a level platform when motoring in a cross wind of up to 35 knots.
Sailing Simplicity
• Electric/hydraulic powered push button systems allow the enjoyment of big boat performance sailing without any strenuous physical exertion.
• Telescopic bow sprit and unique electric gennaker furling system enables gennaker deployment and retrieval without having to leave helmstation.
• A highly efficient self tacking headsail track system operating in conjunction with the auto pilot makes tacking a mere push button function.
• Electrically powered furling boom and headsail furler enables efficient headsail and mainsail reefing while under sail without leaving the cockpit. 
• A large sail locker located at the bow provides easily accessed storage for the furling gennaker system and furling soft luff staysail.
Comforts Galore
• Raised saloon with its 360º views, allows passengers to relax and enjoy a protected environment in inclement weather when vessel is underway.
• Raised Saloon easily converts from TV lounge with oval coffee table to a formal dining area with a rectangular table comfortably seating six people.
• Hot and cold after swim shower located conveniently on stern boarding platform, features shower-rose support bracket allowing hands free operation. 
• Electric powered davits mounted beneath radar arch make child’s play of launching and retrieval of up to a 3.4m inflatable tender with a 15hp outboard.
• Easy boarding access for all ages, from marina or tender, is ensured via stern platform and elegant twin staircases with hand-rails.
The luxuries of Home
• Galley features granite benches, twin sinks, dishwasher, waste disposal, 4 burner gas stove, microwave, pull-out drawer pantry and twin door fridge. 
• Laundry area has full size washing tub, combination washing machine/ dryer and large eye-level front opening stainless freezer.
• Fully air-conditioned interior has three separate zones for maximum comfort and is powered by ultra quiet variable speed generator.
• 200 Litres per hour water-maker provides fresh water flushing for electric toilets with their unique Powersail integral odour extracting systems.
• A retractable clear washboard located in the main entrance companionway can be fixed at any height to keep grandchildren in or spray out of the saloon.
So much room
• Two spacious full beam staterooms feature King and Queen-size walk round berths, both with en suites incorporating separate showers.
• Midship cabin settee converts to a single or double berth and this area with its hinged table can also function as an office, Library or TV Lounge. 
• Super-yacht styled elevated cockpit offers outdoor dining at table seating 6 under optional sun cover, plus sheltered seating/lounging settees.
• Stern garage has gas-strut lifted access door and full headroom for storage of large items i.e. fishing rods, 4 dive tanks, stern anchor, life-raft etc.
Total control
• Self launching anchor operates via helmstation mounted control panel featuring chain counter, anchor wash and automatic soft docking capability.
• Retractable high powered electric bow thruster enables total control when maneuvering, without creating extra drag when vessel is underway.
• Hydraulic lifting bulb keel 1.5 - 3.3m ensures optimum windward performance while permitting the comfort and safety of a shallow anchorage.

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