The Etap 34 is a well mannered and capable family cruiser. The foam cored construction provides excellent insulation and makes the boat unsinkable, a useful safety feature. They are easy to sail with good performance and a spacious, practical modern interior. This excellent example has been carefully used and well maintained and is presented for sale in really nice condition.
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The layout offers up to six berths with two double sleeping cabins separate from the main accommodation. In the forecabin, V berth with stowage under. Opening hatch to deck. In saloon, two settee berths. Fixed table with drop leaves. Chart table top starboard with galley opposite. Twin stainless steel sinks with pressurised hot and cold water system. 170 litre freshwater capacity. Two burner gimballed gas cooker with oven. Refrigerator. Aft cabin with double berth and hanging locker. Separate heads compartment with marine toilet, shower and washbasin. Holding tank. Eberspacher diesel fired hot air central heating. Radio/CD player.
Located behind the companionway Volvo MD2030 three cyllinder 28hp diesel engine. Electric start. Freshwater cooled via heat exchanger. Saildrive to two bladed propeller. Rope cutter. Single lever control. 90 litre fuel capacity giving a range of approximately 120 miles at 5 knot cruising speed. Maximum speed under power 6.5 knots. The engine has been regularly serviced, last service June 2020 by French Marine, and there is a service history. The saildrive diaphragm was last changed in 2011, so this is now due for renewal.
Fractionally rigged sloop. Anodised aluminium mast and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging, renewed 2013. Terylene running rigging. Slab reefing mainsail with lazyjacks. Furlex 200 headsail furling system. All lines led aft to cockpit. Two Lewmar self tailing control line winches. Two Lewmar self tailing sheet winches. Adjustable genoa cars. Rod kicker. Spinnaker pole. Snatch blocks for spinnaker. Lines and blocks to allow rigging a 3rd reef if required.
Built in 1999 by Etap Yachts to a design by Mortain & Mavrikios. White GRP hull with style stripes. Rubbing strake. White GRP superstructure with Etap 'Treadmaster' style non-slip to deck. Shallow draft fin keel. Spade hung rudder. Etap EVS whipstaff steering. Aft self draining cockpit with bathing platform sugar scoop stern. Coppercoat antifouling and Ultrasonic active antifouling system.
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