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40' DeFever Formosa 40

$89,500

CELESTE ARC is a classic Defever 40 Tri-Cabin Trawler built by Formosa Tai Pai.  The design offers a semi-displacement hull with deep forefoot, flat after sections and a long full keel, giving it excellent handling characteristics in most sea conditions.  The full keel protects her twin shafts from damage.  She has a transom stern, raked bow, raised trunk cabin with midships sun bridge and fly bridge.

  • Make: DeFever
  • Model: Formosa 40
  • Year: 1980
  • Length: 40ft
  • Name: CELESTE ARC
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
  • Located In: San Rafael, CA
  • Category: Power
  • Class: Aft Cabin
  • LOA: 40 feet
  • Beam: 14 feet
  • Max Draft: 3.75 feet
  • Displacement: 40000 pounds
  • Total Engines: 2
  • Engine 1
  • EngineMake: Perkins
  • EngineModel: 6-3444M
  • EngineYear: 1980
  • EngineFuel: diesel
  • PropellerType: 4 Blade, Bronze
  • Engine 2
  • EngineMake: Perkins
  • EngineModel: 6-3444M
  • EngineYear: 1980
  • EngineFuel: diesel
  • PropellerType: 4 Blade, Bronze
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 400 gallon
  • Fuel Tank Count: 2
  • Water Tank Capacity: 300 gallon
  • Water Tank Count: 2
  • Holding Tank Capacity: 43 gallon
  • Holding Tank Count:1
  • Double Berths: 2
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heads: 2

Additional Descriptions

Dimensions
  • LOA: 40 ft 0 in
  • Beam: 14 ft 0 in
  • Max Draft: 3 ft 6 in
  • Dry Weight: 40000 lbs

 

 

Accommodations

Formosa Equipment List April 2021 pdf

  • Number of double berths: 2 Number of cabins: 2
  • Number of heads: 2
  • Tub and shower (aft stateroom)

 

Engines

Formosa Equipment List April 2021 pdf

  • Engine(s): Perkins
  • Engine Model: 6.3544
  • Port Engine #TW330388US57491F
  • Starboard Engine #TW3303SU560059F
  • Hobbs time: 100 (since 2013 restoration)
  • Total Time Since New: 1100 (estimated both engines) Next oil and filter changes due: at 200hrs (Hobbs) Engine(s)
  • Combined HP: 230 HP
  • Cruising Speed: 7 knots @ 1800 RPM
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Diesels
  • Gears: Borg Warner Velvet Drives (Port/Starboard)

 

Electronics

Formosa Equipment List April 2021 pdf

  • Nav system: (2) Raymarine E80 multifunction displays
  • GPS, chart plotter, depth sounder/fish finder, sea temp, radar) Radar (2) – Furuno, Raymarine
  • Autopilot – Raymarine system ready (not installed)
  • Compass – (2)
  • Engine synchronizer (bridge)
  • 32” Smart LCD television (salon)
  • 24” LCD television (aft stateroom)
  • Dual station rudder angle indicator
  • Dual station entertainment system:
  • AM/FM/DVD, AppleTV, Bose speakers, subwoofers
  • VHF – Raymarine RAY218 dual station transceiver with hailing option
  • Handheld rechargeable searchlight

 

Tankage

Formosa Equipment List April 2021 pdf

  • Fuel: 2 (350 gallons)
  • Water: 1 Stainless steel (300 gallons)
  • Holding tank: 43gal

 

Outside Equipment/Extras

Formosa Equipment List April 2021 pdf

  • Heavy duty electric windlass (new, still needs to be connected) West Marine tender and Tohatsue outboard motor and fuel tank
  • Recent upholstery and canvas throughout
    Bimini top
  • Shore power inlet
  • Solid teak swim platform (recent)

 

Miscellaneous

Formosa Equipment List April 2021 pdf

  • Propane galley heater
  • Aft stateroom radiant heater (electric)
  • Automatic bilge pump (2)
  • Dual two speed windshield wipers
  • Electric head (aft stateroom)
  • Manual head (fwd stateroom)
  • Holding tank level guage
  • Magic Chef range (propane)
  • Norcold Refrigerator/Freezer
  • Microwave oven
  • Hot and cold pressurized water
  • New onboard battery charger: Victron Centaur
  • 120VAC inverter (2000W/sine wave), remote monitor and transfer switch
  • Alarm system w/smartphone control. (Burg, fire, high water monitoring)

 

Additional Information

Formosa Equipment List April 2021 pdf

  • Boat Name: Celeste Arc (Documented)
  • Hull Shape: Semi-Displacement

 

Additional Features

Disclaimer

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. Buyer should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht, and should instruct his agents, or his surveyors to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.

Broker Details

Bill Adams

BILL ADAMS
Yacht & Ship Sales
bill@rubiconyachts.com
415-425-5099 - mobile
415-484-1300 - office
3300 Powell St., Ste 105
Emeryville, CA 94608

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    For additional information and viewing of this fine quality yacht please contact listing agent Bill Adams. I am always available on my mobile phone at 4154255099 or e-mail me at bill@rubiconyachts.com

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