Built in 2000, to the designs of John Corby, 'Rockall IV' (ex Gloves Off) immediately began winning races. 16 years on and two extensive refit's under her belt she is still hoarding the silverware. A complete overhaul in 2008 & 2014 reset's the age clock to new once again and with a hugely optimised sail inventory she is winning races on ORC and IRC alike. A seriously competitive machine at a rock bottom price. Get in touch to learn her life story.
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Spécifications, Équipements et informations supplémentaires:
Nom du bateau
Quille: Quille standard
Forme de la coque: Autre
Type de moteur/essence: Diesel
Type de transmission: Sail-drive
ROCKALL IV , IRC/ORC Corby 38, ex Gloves Off
Built in 2000 by Vision Yachts for Colm Barrington to replace his extremely successful Corby 30 Velvet Glove.
Foam/kevlar/glass construction and lead T keel. Overall class winner at Cowes Week, Cork Week, Scottish Week, plus recent German IRC & ORC.
Shape tweaked in 2008 by Corby Yachts plus new keel with low VCG for IRC optimisation. Then extensively refitted again in 2014 for current owners who has used the boat on ORC and IRC circuit to equalling degrees of success.
2014 refit including a COMPLETE cosmetic overhaul.
ORC GPH 568.5 IRC: TCC 1.115 Displacement: 5640kg
Entire new sail inventory from NORTH SAILS in 2014
All new 2014; • 2x Harken halyard winches 2 speed, 46' • 2x Harken Genoa winches 2 speed, 53' • 2x HARKEN large winches 2 speed, 48'er (German style main sheet system) • 6x SPINLOCK clutches New 2014
• B & G 2000 Hydra conditioning overtaken by Diverse Yachts UK 2014 • 4 x B & G Hydra 2000 Multi function displays, mounted on mast. • NMEA System (2014) • 3 x 12V sockets • RAYMARINE ST6002 Autopilot (2014, without arm) • ICOM VHF Marine IC-MA 423 (2014) • AIS (2014) • Wifi router (2014)
All new 2014;
• Aluminium anchor with a corresponding chain and anchor line • Fire extinguisher • Fire Blanket • Cool locker • Gas cooker - 2 burner ring. • Pump toilet in the bow • New lightweight cover for engine bay. • Custom bearing blocks especially for the Corby 38 • Various fenders & mooring
New Electric plant 2014 • VICTRON Battery Management • Country cord • Battery Charger & FI switch • Below deck LED lighting • Navigation Lighting LED & Lopolight 3- color LED lantern • Balmar 150A Lichtmaschine- New 2014 • 1x separate starter battery for the engine. • 2x service batteries
ROCKALL IV has a two-spreader Carbon mast and boom arrangement, which were resprayed from top to bottom in 2014.
As part of the optimisation process, the symmetrical spinnaker pole was removed and the installation of a new, fixed bowsprit took place to allow for the asymmetric spinnaker setup.
New rod standing rigging and composite backstay in 2014 refit. Hydraulic systems completely serviced - 2014 LED navigation lights and LED Tri-colour. New headstay foil. Highest Quality Ropes from MAFFOLI - New 2014