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Dufour 512

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15.55m (51'0")



Underwater profile
Fin and Bulb


1 x Diesel 75hp, Volvo D2-75F (2016)



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Extra Details

Designer Umberto Felci
Builder Dufour
Lying St.Lucia
Fuel capacity 500.0 ltr (110.0 G) Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 750.0 ltr (165.0 G) Total - 3 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 150.0 ltr (33.0 G) Total - 3 Tanks
Last survey 06/10/2017


Engine 1 x Diesel 75hp
Engine make and model Volvo D2-75F (2016)
Engine Hours Engine1: 204
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering Wheel
Drive Saildrive
Prop(s) Volvo Folding New 2018
Fuel consumption (approx) 3.5 ltr (0.8 G) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 8 knots
Max speed (approx) 9.5 knots
Engine spares tick
Water-maker tick

Mastervolt Power Management System
WaterMaker 60lts Per hrs
Solar 30 amp Panels


LOA 15.55m (51'0")
LWL 14.75m (48'5")
Beam 4.78m (15'8")
Draft Min 2.30m (7'7")
Draft Max 2.30m (7'7")
Airdraft 21.40m (70'3")
Displacement 19,000kg (41,895.0lbs)
Headroom 2.00m (6'7")
Storage On marina


Sloop rigged Selden Aluminium spars (2016) with stainless steel standing rigging (2016)


Mainsail Elvstrom - Inmast (2016) 3 Reefs
Headsail Elvstrom - Furling (2016)
Other sails Genoa (2018)
Genaker (2017)
Storm Jib (2017)
Anchor Stability Sail (2017)

Electrical Systems

12 volt, 2 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power, Lithium Mastevolt Total 760 Amp


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Fin and Bulb
Finish Gelcoat finish

Hauled Anti-Fouled and Polished Topside
Feb 2018
New Custom Made Cockpit Cushions
Custom Light Oak Interior


Total # of berths 5
No. of double berths 4
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 5
Handbasin 3
Shower 5
Air conditioning 1 Air conditioning Units
Heads 3 heads (Electric)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Fridge tick
Freezer tick
Curtains tick
Air conditioning tick
Cabin heating tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick
Fresh water wash tick
Raw water wash tick
Cockpit shower tick
Non-Smokers tick
Microwave tick

2 x Fridge
2 x Fans Per Cabin
1 x Freezer
1 X Fitted Outside BBQ

3 burner gas cooker

Nav Equipment

Compass tick
Speed tick
Log tick
Wind tick
Radar tick
VHF DSC radio tick
GPS tick
Chart plotter tick
Autopilot tick
Stereo tick
Barometer tick
Navigation lights tick
WiFi Booster tick
AIS Receiver tick
Echo sounder tick
Radar Reflector tick

Integrated B&G system throughout

Deck Gear

Sail cover tick
Sprayhood tick
Warps tick
Fenders tick
Boathook tick
Swim Platform tick
Swim Ladder tick
Instrument Covers tick
Passerelle tick
Cockpit Enclosure tick
Bimini tick
Bow Thruster tick

2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
Electric Lewmar windlass
2 anchors
70.00m (229'8") of chain
Hydrovane windvane self-steering system
Bombard dinghy (2016)
5hp outboard, Yamaha, Short Shaft (unknown year)


Rod Holders 1 Rod Holders


Dive Gear
2 Bottles
Stand Up Paddle Board 2017

Safety Equipment

Liferaft tick
Life jackets tick
Life buoys tick
Searchlight tick
Danbuoy tick
Safety harnesses tick
EPIRB 406MHz tick
Boarding ladder tick
Security Alarm tick
Emergency steering tick

3 bilge pumps (1 manual / 2 Electric)

2 x EPIRB Cat 1 & Cat 2

Broker's Comments

The Dufour 512 is very modern and contemporary design. The large open and easily accessible cockpit area combines with light and spacious interior to make this a fantastic long distance blue water cruiser.
This example has many recent upgrades for the Atlantic crossing even lithium battery and excellent power management systems.
This is ideal boat for somebody wanting get on board and start enjoying there sailing without delay.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Dufour 512 has been personally photographed and viewed by Andy Topham of Boatshed St Lucia. Click here for contact details.
The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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