Contest 46

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Contest 46, built 1990. A stunning example of this high quality bluewater cruiser from the design boards of Dick Zaal, built in the Conyplex shipyard, Neverlands. A boat that has been meticulously maintained and ready for her next adventure, whether that’s Med cruising or trans-ocean sailing. Volvo Penta TMD31B 100hp serviced annually, 2 x Vetus bow thrusters, Extensive battery bank, Raymarine navigational equipment, Sleeps 6 in 3 cabins. Ready for viewing by appointment in Kilada, Greece.


White GRP Hull
Teak laid over GRP Deck (Teak in good condition)
White GRP Superstructure
Fixed windshield
Wing keel
Skeg hung rudder
Wheel steering


Volvo Penta TMD31B 100hp
3180 total recorded hours
Serviced annually, spares included
Shaft drive to 3 blade MaxProp
2 x Vetus bow thruster


12v and 220v onboard voltage
5 x 100amp Domestic batteries
100amp Engine start battery
2 x 100amp Bow thruster batteries
All batteries changed 2020
Quick 80amp battery charger
Sunergy 300W total
Shore power


450ltrs Stainless steel fuel tank
2 x 400ltrs Stainless steel water tank (800ltrs total)
Water tanks refurbished 2021

Rig and Sails

Sloop, Cutter rig
Aluminium spar
Stainless steel standing rigging
All standing rigging replaced 2011
Inner forestay and furler replaced 2015

2 x Henkes 36ASC primary winches
Henkes 26ACS halyard winch
Henkes 22ASC halyard winch
3 x Henkes 26ASC main winches
Henkes 22ASC additional winches

White Dacron in-mast furling mainsail (2016)
White Dacron roller furling genoa (2009)
White Dacron roller furling staysail (2011)


Sleeps 6 in 3 cabins
After master cabin with centreline double berth
Ensuite heads to starboard
Long, L-shaped galley to port
Navigation station to starboard
Saloon with U-shaped seating to port
Saloon table
Bench seating to starboard
Forward guest bunk cabin offset to port
Forward heads to starboard
Forward guest cabin with double v-berth
Teak interior joinery
Interior bilge boards re-varnished
Headlining re-upholstered
1.8m Average headroom


Techimpec cooker with oven and 3 hobs
2 x Stainless steel sinks
N.2 Frigoboat fridge
Pots, pans and cooking utensils
Cutlery and crockery
Clock and barometer


Maxwell 3500 electric windlass
35kg Kobra 2 bow anchor with 70m/13mm chain
20kg CQR kedge anchor
Various warps
10 x Fenders
2 x Boat hooks
Swimming ladder
Deck shower
Spray hood (requires repair)
Full winter covers
Navigation lights


Venus binnacle compass
Raymarine speed/log
Raymarine wind indicator
Raymarine plotter
Raymarine depth sounder
Raymarine autopilot
ICS NavTex
Furuno radar
Sailor RT 144 CI VHF


Plastimo 2.7m tender
Yamaha 4hp outboard


6 Person Arimar life raft serviced 2020
Fire blanket
4 x Fire extinguishers
2 x Electric bilge pumps
Manual bilge pump
8 x Life jackets
Set of flares
Life buoy
Radar reflector
Emergency tiller

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This Yacht is offered for sale by Williams & Smithells International Ltd

Williams & Smithells International Ltd
Unit 3 Martins Barn,
Birdham Road,
West Sussex,
PO20 7BX
Company Reg No 11329373
VAT No 309346208

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General Information

Dick Zaal
New or used




Length overall (m)
Beam (m)
Draft (m)
Displacement (kg)


1 x Volvo Penta TMD31B
Drive Type

About The Seller

Williams & Smithells Ltd

Wicormarine Cranleigh Road



PO16 9DR

United Kingdom

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