The Boat

“Two Oceans” Is a Voyage 380 design by Alex Simonis. She was built by Maxim Yachts of Durban south Africa in 2002 and is hull #25.

Unfortunately the boatyard is no longer operating. A pity! They really built good boats.

Here are some statistics:
Overall length:    11.5 m 37.7 ft
Waterline length:10.2 m 33.1 ft
Beam:                 6.27 m 20.5 ft
Draft:                  0.97 m 3.2 ft
Mast HT off WL  17.03 m 55.4 ft
Light boat weight 6000 kg 13200 lbs.

Sail area: Main 50 sq.m (2016)
Jib    35 sq.m (2017)
Spi   95 sq.m
Storm sail

New Lazy-bag (2018) New Bimini.

The boat is an “Owner Version”, with the owner’s cabin in the forward port hull and a large head/ shower aft. The starboard hull has two double cabins with a head between.
The saloon has a “U” shaped settee, a very good galley with a fridge and a huge freezer and the navigation corner.

In the tip of each hull we have single berths, intended to be used as lockers.

Engines: two Yanmar 3 GM 30, 27 HP each, port engine has 5900 hours, starboard – 5600 (April 2018) Starboard sail-drive replaced 2017. Both drives have new diaphragms.
Tankage: fuel 2 x 66 gallons, water 2 x 66 gallons, 500 liters of each .
Electronics: Raymarine A65 chartplotter and ST 60 instruments with a repeater in the nav corner, ST 6000 smart autopilot. AIS.
Electrical system: Starting battery for each engine with a regular alternator charging it, in addition each engine has a big alternator charging the battery bank made out of 5 105 amps twelve volt batteries with 525 amps capacity. There are also three solar panels with their dedicated regulator. All this is operated and monitored by Heart Interface Link 2000.

Dinghy: A N.Z made, 8 years old R.I.B, with a 2016 6 HP Yamaha four stroke outboard. There is a very clever arrangement for lowering and hoisting the dinghy by utilising the main halyard on a derrick that goes out of the boom.

Watermaker: PUR 160 E which is not operable right now.

Ground tackle: New Lofrans windlass (2018). Main anchor – Delta with 55 meters of new 10mm chain.; secondary anchor – CQR; third – a 17 lbs. kedge anchor.

Safety: Revere 6 persons life-raft. Automatic electric and manual bilge pumps in each hull and automatic bilge pump in each engine room. Portable electric pump.

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