• Nelson Halmatic 40'

    'Vagabond Pilot No.40'

    This was the 100th hull moulded by Halmatic to this design. She was built and fitted out by Automarine Ltd to Lloyds 100A1 to specifications of Trinity House.

  • LOA: 12.54m
    LWL: 11.69m
    Beam: 3.60m
    Draft: 1.14m
    Year: 1973
    Hull Material: GRP

  • Engines: 2 x 197HP V8 Diesel Cummins
    Accom: 4 berths
    Builder: Automarine, Bembridge/Halmatic
    Designer: P. Thornycroft
    Location: Essex
    Price: £30,000

  • For further information
    Please Contact:

    Steve: +44 (0) 780 320 2311
    Harry: +44 (0) 777 868 2909

  • Accommodation

    4 berths, gas galley cooker, 4 burners, 1 sink, 1 toilet which needs replacing. 227L water capacity 1 tank. Brown velour upholstery, green curtains, Sailor Radio.


    10 tonnes displacement, Black GRP Hull, Grey GRP painted Deck, Wooden topsides with west epoxy sheathing. Long Keel, Twin Rudder.


    4x6v starting batteries and 4x6v domestic batteries. The batteries are all high quality gel batteries and are approx 2 years old. Alternator and Shorepower charging. Navigation Lights. 2 Wynn Commercial straight line type windscreen wipers.

  • Engines

    2 x Cummins Marine Type V504, naturally aspirated 197hp V8 diesels. 8.3 litres with 4 valves/cylinder and injector valve fed by Cummins PT pump with common rail fuel injection. Hours run: unknown. The engines and gearboxes were removed and fully reconditioned in 2000 and have had only very light pleasure use since. Indirect cooling. Gearbox: 2 x Self Change Hydraulic units. 3 to 1 ratio. 3 blade & rope cutter. drive to prop shaft. Cruising Speed: 15kts @ 2200RPM. Max Speed 18knots @ 3000 RPM. 18kts Max speed. Approx 1.2miles/gallon at cruising speed. Fuel cap 1362l. 3 tanks. tank location 2 wing, 1 keel. Engine service 2017. Engine year 1973.

  • Deck Equipment

    standard pilot rails. Recovery Ladder x 2. 2 x Danforth Main. Chain. 3 x Whale Gusher manual. Mooring warps/fenders. Boat Hooks.

    Nav Equipment

    Sestrel Major Compass, Seafarer 5 Depth, Salor RT144c VHF and Sailor RT 2048 VHF. Raymarine GPS. Ratheon Pathfinder R70 Chart Plotter. Integral in Chart Plotter Radar. Clock, Navtex Furuno NX300 Navigation.

    Safety Equipment

    6 man liferaft, needs servicing. 2 x lifejackets. 2 Lifebuoys/rings. 4 x Fire extinguishers plus Halon in engine room.

In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Vendor is not selling in the course of business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not in any way guaranteed. These particulars are intended as a guide only and they do not constitute a term of any contract. Prospective buyers are advised to check the specification and condition of the vessel for themselves, and where appropriate, at their own expense, to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and sea trial and/or to have an engine trial conducted.