“There is nothing mysterious to a sailor but the sea itself, which is master of its existence and as inscrutable as fate.”
Swan 65-034 Choucas III
Length: 19.7 m
Beam: 4.9 m
Draft: 2.9 m
Location: Tyrrhenian Sea.
Hull material: fiberglass.
Nautor's Swan 65 034 Choucas III interior
Cabin 1 (crew)
V-berth with storage bins underneath
Cabin 2 (guests)
Upper and lower berths, with lockers and drawers.
Cabin 3 (guests)
Double expandable berth, with lockers and drawers.
Cabin 4 (aft)
One double and one single berth, with settee between bunks. Present hanging lockers, drawers and stowage.
Saloon: lounge area with sofa and TV. settee to port-side with upper pilot berth bunk with folding leaf dining table.
Located aft of the saloon, stowage in lockers. Domestic appliances:
- gas stove;
- microwave oven;
- washing machine.
Swan 65 034 Choucas III exterior
Choucas III hull
Fiberglass hull. GRP laminate hull construction The hull is built of single skin construction. A high proportion of the fibres are unidirectional, giving a stiff laminate with excellent strength and fatigue properties.
Nautor's Swan 65 034 Choucas III deck
GRP deck. All winches have recently been replaced.
Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit and guardrail stanchions with side exits.
Swimming ladder and cockpit shower. Electric windlass 24v 1500w
The engine and systems of the Swan 65 034 Choucas III
Fuel system: 135 HP Nanni diesel engine (2019). Engine control via single lever control.
Four tanks: total fuel capacity 900 liters, water 800 liters.
Westerbeke 10.4BTD generator, 10KVA.
Steering cables replaced.
Pressurized hot and cold water system using a 24 V DC pressure pump.
24v AC 100 lt / h watermaker (2018).
Two electric bilge pumps 50L / min and one manual. Electric showers drain pumps.
Two black water holding tanks.
DC and AC panels in the navigation area with battery monitoring system.
Two 12V engine starter batteries and one 12V generator.
Victron Energy 24 V DC battery charger and inverter.
The Swan yacht features:
- fire extinguishers;
- depth sounder.