Koopmans 43 pilot house

Cruising sailing vessel designed by Dick Koopmans Sr., design 359-286
Built by Jachtbouw Folmer, Rijs, NL


Classic centerboard design by famous D. Koopmans Sr. As with all his designs, they excel in seaworthiness, cruising performance and safety – fully equipped for long distance cruising.
Launched
Hull material
Loa
Beam
Draft
Displacement
Tonnage gross
Airdraft
1999
Aluminum
13.00 mtr
3.76 mtr
1.20 mtr / 2.24 mtr
14.5MT with full tanks
gross 13 and net 4, which 6 tonnes lead ballast in hull
standing mast 18.20 m, lowered mast 2.15 m
General
Custom built one-off with aluminum hull, deck and superstructure. Round bilged hull. Full bilged keel, skeg hung rudder, hydraulically (manually) operated centerboard.
Interior by carpenters Jan Bakker and Henk Brasser in addition to Ron Veldstra
Construction
build
ballast
bulkheads
hull shape
hull material
deck material
superstructure
floor construction
paint system
varnish
interior material
insulation
steering
windvane
aluminum welded
6 tonnes lead
1 construction bulwark
round bilge
aluminum
aluminum with painted anti-skid
aluminum
plywood fixed with lots of hatches
sandblasted, International 2 comp. paint and antifouling
Epifanes
plywood decora and massive teak and teak veneer
closed cell foam on inside hull and superstructure
Whitlock king cobra mk III, emergency tiller, emergency rudder hook
Windpilot Pacific
Accommodation
Cabins
2 with double berths, total 6 berths, of which 3-4 sea berths
Rigging
Rig

Mast
Sails

winches
reefing system
centerboard
backstay adjuster
boomvang
sail covers
cutter rigged with slab reefed mainsail and furling yankee and cutter headsails
Proctor custom made aluminum
main 2009 Quantum 32 m2;
Yankee 2013 UK-deVries sails 39 m2;
cutter 2013 UK-devries sails 23 m2;
gennaker 2001 deVries 116 m2,
storm jib 2010 10m2
Lewmar selftailing 2 x 56; 2 x 46; 2 x 43
Reckmann RS 2000
hydraulic lifting system, manual operation
Navtex serie 7
Proctor
boom cover of main and sunbrella cover sewn onto furling sails
Propulsion and machinery
main engine
gearbox

speed on engine
consumption
propeller
wet
Perkins prima M50 diesel, 36,8 kW (50HP), 4 cyl. Diesel
Hurt HBW250-3.0R (Ratio iA=2.74 and iB=2.72)
(serial 18-10974 A)
7.6 knots at 3,000 rpm
ca. 3.5 ltr/hr at 2.000 rpm
propeller, 3 blades copper nickel 21×14, fixed propeller
wet
Tankage 
Fuel
Freshwater
Holding
Coating
through hull
bilge pumps

1 x 450 ltrs
1 x 450 and 1 x 350 ltrs
1 x 140 ltrs.
all tanks epoxy covered and with manholes
alu pipes welded to hull with plastic ball valves
Rheinstrom diaphram pump M50E, 24 V electric
Flowjet
manual Whale pump
Navigation
compass
echo sounder
sonar
log
automatic pilot
radar
chart plotter
GPS
Navtex
wind
AIS
PC
navigation lights
Silva125 F
B&G triducer (2013)
B&G forward scan  (2015)
B&G  (2013)
Simrad AP24  (2013)
B&G 4G broadband  (2013)
B&G Zeus2  (2013)
Furuno gp30 (1999)
Furuno NX300;
B&G  (2013)
Si-Tex black box, send and receive (2012)
Atom mini-ITX, 24v with pc-plotter sw
24 V, LED
Communication
VHF
Satellite
JMC RT2500 (2011)
Iridium extreme 9575 with external antenna (2013)
Entertainment
Music
Video
Alpine radio/cassette/CD with 8 speakers (2011)
17” TV and video screen on swivel mount (2013)
Electrics
alternator

battery-charger
hull isolation
shore power
dc-dc converter
voltage
batteries
wind generator
water generator
solar panels
Start, 70 Ah start, 12v;
house bank, 110 Ah service, 24v
Mastervolt combi 24V / 1.200 W with softener
Mastervolt isolation transformer(for aluminum hull)
230 V; 380 V; 110 V
Mastervolt 10Ah x 2 – 24v to 12v
12 V, 24 V, 230 V
AGM 4 x 120 Ah; start: 70 A
Silentwind 420w/24v (2013)
Aquair 100w /24v (2004)
to be mounted
Galley, heating, pums and plumming
stove
Force 10, 3 pits and oven, thermical secured (1999)
freezer
freezer 150 l
refrigerator
Isotherm type 250, 120 ltr
boiler
Webasto 22 ltr stainless, tripple coil (2013)
hot water
cooling water from engine, webasto and electric 800 watt boiler
waterpressure
Par pump, max 4bar, with pressure tank
heating
Webasto st90 central heating (2013 and 1999)
Refleks MK66 gravity fed heater (2013)
shower pump
Whale gulper pump;
toilet
Blake Lavac Zenith, vacuum manual underwater (2013)
Ground tackle
Windlass
anchors
Lewmar H3 24v / 1.500w, electric and manual
with radio control (2013)
Rockna 33kg with 80 m of galvanized G70 maggie chain
Spade, 17 kilo aluminium
Thalamex klip anchor 11 kg
dreg 8 kg
Safety
Life
life jackets
safety buoys
fire-extinguishers
EPIRB
AIS-mob
Viking RescYou offshore pro, 6 persons in container with HRU
6 with safety lines+ 2 viking safety immersion suits
safety buoys and 1 with pole
2 fire-extinguishers and 1 fire blanket
1 ship and 1 personal
1 personal
Equipment
Tender
Outboard
awning
sprayhood
ladder
bimini
SeaFun aluminium RIB  (2013) 2.70m with
4 HP Yamaha
sun tent and half a winter tent (mast to aft)
deVries (2005)
custom stainless steel swimming ladder
deVries (2013)