Beneteau First 44.7 - Another Painkiller - $155,000

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Beneteau First 44.7 - Another Painkiller - $155,000

Another Painkiller is a 2004 Beneteau First 44.7 that is now listed exclusively for sale with YOTI Pittwater. 

Designed by Bruce Farr, the Beneteau 44.7 is an award winning racer / cruiser that will deliver pleasure in spades whether racing to Hobart or cruising the Whitsundays. 

Another Painkiller is a 3 cabin version with a head to service the aft double quarter berths and separate ensuite for the forward owner's cabin. The L-Shaped galley has a 12v top opening fridge along with a two burner gas stove and oven and twin basin stainless steel sink. 
She has been comprehensively set up to race with a Southern Spars carbon mast, EC6 carbon standing rigging and an extensive suite of carbon race sails as well as Dacron delivery sails - and is in full CAT 1.

She has B&G GPS at the helm + B&G Hercules wind and speed instruments as well as a Raymarine plotter at the Nav station. 

For further details or to arrange inspection on Pittwater please contact Ian Greentree 0437 397 298.


Designer : Bruce Farr.
Builder : Beneteau Yachts, France
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 350 ltrs - Stainless Steel tank.
Hull Construction Material : GRP
Hull Type : Monohull
Deck Construction Material : GRP
Length (feet) : 44' feet
Length (m) : 13.42 m
Beam/Width (m) : 3.97 m
Draft (m) : 2.61 m
Keel/Ballast : Cast iron & lead.
Displacement : 9,430 kg
Engine Notes : Engine Re-Built May 2018. Model - D2-55. Serial - 5102972053K. Engine under companionway. Engine serviced twice peryear by Mainstay Marine. Last service Nov 19. In excellent condition. Cruises 6.5 kn @3.5 l/hr. Surge 7.5 kn.
Engine Hours : 360 hrs Approx. (since re- build).
Horse Power (hp) : 54 hp
Number of Batteries : 3 x house batteries and 1 x cranking battery (new in Dec 2019).
Fuel Type : Diesel
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) : 160 ltrs
Propeller : 2 blade folding.
Steering System : Single Wheel Steering.
Accomodation Notes : 3 x Private double cabins. Currently in race configuration with forward berth used as the sail locker.
Number of Berths : 7
Number of Showers : 2 x Hot & Cold internal and 1 in cockpit.
Number of Toilets : Forward toilet electric and aft manual with holding tank.
Galley Notes : Salt water hand pump at galley. Hot Water System - Pressure hot and cold water + salt water tap.
Stove : 2 burner gas stove with oven (gimbled).
Refrigeration : 12 volt top loading electric.
Number of Sinks : 2 x stainless steel sinks. Salt water hand pump at galley.
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : Fusion MS-RA70N stereo with 2 x speakers in saloon and 2 in cockpit.
Anchor / Winch : 2 x anchors with electric anchor windlass.
Bilge Pump : 2 x manual (one in cockpit and one in starboard cabin) and 1 x electric.
Deck Gear : 1 X electric halyard winch, 2 x Harken 64-2 2 speed self-tailing primary winches in cockpit. 2 x Harken 44 2 speed self-tailing jib sheet winches in cockpit. 2 x Harken 44 2 speed self-tailing coach house winches. 6 x winch handles. Fenders. Boat hook.
Mast/Rigging : Type - Fractional rig with twin swept back spreaders. All controls led back to cockpit. Easily sailed two -up. Mast - Carbon Southern Spar Mast, Removed and fully inspected in 2018, Inspected by Southern Spars Nov 2019. Boom -Aluminium boom. Rigging - EC6 Standing Rigging - 2011, Inspected by Southern Spars Nov 2019. Hydraulically adjustable back stay, Carbon spinnaker pole.
Sail Inventory : Mains - Cruising main (GC Dacron 2008), 2 X Carbon Main (EC new 2017), Trysail (EC). Genoas - Carbon 1 (GC 2015), Carbon 2 (FC 2015), Carbon 3 (EC 2017), 4 (Mylar EC 2015), Dacron 5 (EC 2019), Dacron Cruising 3 (EC 2008) Key: EC= Excellent Condition, GC= Good Condition, FC= Fair Condition. Jib - Jib Top (2015), Staysail (2015), No3 Cruising Jib (Dacron). Spinnakers - 1 X MH spinnaker (EC 2017), 1 X Hounds Spinnaker (EC 2017), 2 X MH gennakers (2015), 1 X Hounds Gennaker (EC 2015) Code Zero (EC on furler 2015). Storm Gear - Storm Trysail, Storm Jib.
Electrics : LED Interior lighting. Navigation lights. 12 volt, 240 shore power.
Electronics Navigation : Sounder/ Log - B&G Hercules boat speed system. Wind Instruments - B&G Hercules wind. Auto Pilot - B&G autohelm. Compass - Furuno Fluixgate, magnetic at wheel. Furuno fluxgate compass. AIS. Boat instruments can link to 'EXPEDITION Racing' program but computer not included in inventory.
Safety Gear : Yacht full CAT 1 for Sydney-Hobart 2019.6 x inflatable life jackets. Bosuns chair. Safety grab bag. Cat 1 first aid kit. V-sheet. Float torch. Bolt cutters. Horseshoe float. Fire blanket. Life lines. Jackstays. SOS Danbuoy. Flare kitAYF compliant Life raft. 406 GPS EPIRB.
Covers : Lazy jack boom bag with batten + traditional boom cover. Dodger, Boom Tent.
Ground Tackle : Chain and warp.
GPS : Raymarine C80 chart plotter GPS at nav station. B&G GPS at helm.
Has Navigation Lights : Yes.
Radio : ICOM HF, ICOM IC-M302 VHF at nav station, Uniden VHF in cockpit + 1 hand held waterproof VHF radio.
Remarks : Fastest 44.7 in Australia, Regularly beats Benne 47.7, Benne 40, Benne 45, X Yachts etc. Current SYC Offshore Champion, Current Certificates - Safety Cat 1, Mast & Rig Inspection, AMS, IRC, ORCI, radio, Current IRC Rating = 1.093, A delight to sail. Great passage maker, twilight's, offshore, ocean. Completed 2019 Syd-Hbt. Easily sailed with 2 or racing crew up to 12.
Vessel Name : Another Painkiller
Anti-foul : Nov 2019 Micron Extra.

Engine 1

Engine Make : Engine Re-Built May 2018. Model - D2-55.
Engine Serial : 5102972053K.
Engine Hours : 360
Horse Power : 54
Fuel Type : Diesel.
Steering : Single Wheel Steering.
Fuel Capacity : 160
Service History : Engine serviced twice peryear by Mainstay Marine. Last service Nov 19. In excellent condition.
Propeller : 2 blade folding.