UFO 27 cruiser/racer, a good example of a truly great all-rounder at home on a gentle cruise or on a quick dash around the cans, successfully winning her class every year and bagging 5 trophies in 2013. Over £16K spent on upgrades including new engine, fuel tank, genoa, furling system, coppertek bottom, windows, DSC VHF, propeller, sea toilet, cooker and more. Must be seen.
Built by Colvic Yachts designed by Holman & Pye. Sloop with Fin keel, aft cockpit, spade hung rudder, tiller steering, GRP hull deck and superstructure. White hull with grey treadmaster on deck, S/S push and pulpit, Aluminium grab and toe rails.
Beta 14HP 2 cylinder diesel (New 2010).
Serviced Oct 2018
Engine hours tbc
High-end Exhaust system
Two bladed folding propeller on shaft.(New 2018)
Fuel consumption 1.2 L/HR
Range 229 nm
Cruise speed 5 Knots
Max speed 6+ Knots
2 x 12 volt batteries (80A/H + 120A/H) charged by engine alternator.
240V ac shore power connection with lead.
Fuel: 55L – Plastic tank
Water: 35L – Plastic flexi tank - Vetus
Bermudan Sloop rig, anodised single spreader mast and boom, stainless steel standing rigging (shrouds & backstay 2005 Forestay 2012), Terylene running rigging.
Mainsail with slab reefing, Furling headsail.
Mainsail – age unknown – Mc William
Genoa - 2013 – Westaway
Light and airy feel below white painted bulkheads and mahogany trim, with yellow and leaf motive patterned upholstery furnishings.
Sleeps 5 berths in 2 cabins, 1 double berth in forepeak + 1 double and 1 single berth in saloon area.
Saloon with round U- type seating around saloon table to port, with seating for 5+.
Galley to starboard with full gas 2 burner cooker with grill and oven (Nelson), Large Stainless steel sink with manual operated cold water.
Chart table to starboard aft over quarter berth creating a foldaway Nav area with GPS and switch panel mounted opposite to port.
Separate heads compartment with sea toilet (2016), wash basin, and hanging locker opposite, forward between forecabin and saloon.
Standing headroom throughout.
Compass – Plastimo Contest 101
VHF radio – Standard Horizon GX1500E (DSC)
Depth sounder – Nasa Clipper
Log/speed – Nasa Clipper
Windspeed/direction – Nasa Clipper wireless
Anchor - CQR
Chain/Warp – 5m chain
Fire Extinguishers x2
Bilge pump Manual
Fenders – x5
Boat hook x2
We have owned “Uforia” since 2009 and thoroughly enjoyed both cruising and club racing her, successfully winning her class each year at the RDYC and bagging a total of 5 trophies in 2013. We have spent over 16K on upgrades over our ownership (see list below) but are now selling as we’ve decided to upsize and charter abroad.
New Beta engine with high-elbow new exhaust system, and 55L fuel tank
New Treadmaster on decks
Maststep excavated and re-packed
New DSC radio + new aerial and GPS feed
New batteries + new wiring and control panel.
New gas cooker with oven, grill, and 2 burner hob
New sea toilet
New cushion covers
New main compass
New water tank + 2 pumps in galley and heads
New FURLEX furling gear in new forestay
New guard wires
Keel joint refurbished externally & internally + new double-size floors glassed in.