Naval Force 3 Tropic 40

Blue water catamaran.
130,000.00 (Approx £111,760.66) Reduced
  • Boat REF#  ·  276424
  • Length  ·  11.98m
  • Year  ·  1999
  • Construction  ·  Composite
  • Underwater profile  ·  Multihull
  • Sleeping berths  ·  5
  • Engine  ·  2 x diesel 27hp, Yanmar 3GM30F (unknown year)
  • Lying  ·  Gibraltar
Boatshed Gibraltar
Boatshed Gibraltar
John Alcantara

Extra Details

Lying Gibraltar
Fuel capacity 165.0 ltr (36.3 USG) Total - 3 Tanks
Water capacity 350.0 ltr (77.0 USG) Total - 2 Tanks


Engine 2 x diesel 27hp
Engine make and model Yanmar 3GM30F (unknown year)
Engine Hours Not Recorded
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering tiller
Drive saildrive
Prop(s) Folding
Fuel consumption (approx) 2.0 ltr (0.4 USG) /hour At Cruising Speed
Cruising speed (approx) 6 knots
Max speed (approx) 7 knots
Generator output 1KVA

Katadyn watermaker with spares.


Length 11.98m
LWL 11.90m
Beam 6.00m
Draft Min 1.15m
Draft Max 1.15m
Airdraft 15.50m
Displacement 4,500kg (9,922.5lbs)
Headroom 1.90m
Storage On marina


Sloop rigged Mastelero Aluminium spars (1999) with Stainless Steel standing rigging (2017)


Reefing mainsail Sails East - Slab (2017) Lazy Jacks,
Headsail Sails East - Furling (2017)
Other sails Gennaker with furler (unknown year)
Storm jib (unused) (unknown year)

Electrical Systems

12 volt battery, 6 batteries charged by: engine, solar panels, shore power, generator


Construction Composite
Underwater profile Multihull
Finish Paint finish


Total # of berths 5
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 3
Cabin(s) 2
Sink 1
Heads 1 heads (Vac flush)

2 burner Stove


Cabin heating
Pressurised water system

2 burner Stove

Deck Gear

Sail cover
Swim Platform
Swim Ladder
Instrument Covers

2 halyard winches
2 sheet winches
Electric Goiot windlass
3 anchors
(Rocna, Delta 25kg, Fortress 23)
55.00m of chain
200.00m of rode
Avon dinghy (2013)
6hp outboard, Mercury (2017)

Nav Equipment

VHF DSC radio
Chart plotter
Navigation lights
Depth sounder

Equipped with three separate autopilots.

SSB long range radio receiver.

Deskjet printer included.

Safety Equipment

Fume detector
Life jackets
Life buoys
Safety harnesses
Swim ladder

4 bilge pumps (1 manual / 3 electric)


Folding Bicycle

Broker's Comments

This is a blue water catamaran ready to put to sea tonight. We found the boat well equipped and in very good condition. This yacht has already done one circumnavigation and she is ready to go again.

We recommend an early viewing.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Naval Force 3 Tropic 40 has been personally photographed and viewed by John & Andrew of Boatshed Gibraltar. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

18 months

Why are you selling her?

Been there, done that, next challenge plus vendor’s wife (new to sailing) is not that keen on long offshore passages and night time watch keeping. Sea sickness doesn’t help!

Where have you sailed her?

Canaries, Madeira, Portugal & Spain.

The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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