Boat name: AR SEIZ AVEL
This means the "the Seven Winds"
"Breton" a dialect spoken in the province of Bretagne in France.
Construction:
Cold molded wood/fiberglass
LOA: 42' ,Beam: 11' ,Draft: 6 1/2'
Accommodations
Headroom: 6' 4",
Guest: Forward Cabin: 2berth's
Grew: 2xQuarter Berth's
Shower: on deck handheld
Tenders:
3xKayaks , 1xRowing dinghy 1xSailing dinghy
Boat  Design: Custom1975 
This is a wonderful hand crafted  sailing vessel built by Michel Gaudin
Skipper:
Paul Mulder has been skipper of the
Ar Seiz Avel since 1988. Sailed around the world, and taught offshore sailing for more than 17 years.
First Mate:
Barbara Ann Schoemaker joined
the Ar Seiz Avel in 2012 and has
completed her first Atlantic
Ocean crossing.
Crew Profile
AR SEIZ AVEL
Full keel design draft 2 meter / 6.5ft, Beam 11ft, three blade prop
AR SEIZ AVEL interior main salon looking aft
port galley, starboard chart table freshly varnished
Boat interior looking aft
Chart table
AR SEIZ AVEL interior main salon looking forward
new upholstery covers,curtains.
Main salon boat interior
AR SEIZ AVEL
the seven winds
Ar Seiz Avel at anchor
San Blas Panama anchorage
Spain anchorage
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Boat name:
AR SEIZ AVEL
means  .... "The Seven Winds"

this is "Breton" a dialect spoken in the province of Bretagne in France.
Construction: 1975
Cold molded wood / fiberglass
Cutter rig
LOA  42'
Beam 11'
Draft: 6 1/2'
Full keel
Headroom 6.3'
Ar Seiz Avel is truly an exceptional sailing vessel, custom offshore design, flush deck, hand crafted by Michel Gaudin
AR SEIZ AVEL
Sailed around the world with more than 130.000 nm under her keel including
5 Atlantic crossings.
AR SEIZ AVEL
Build, designed and equipped to sail offshore
a safe home when waves are building
AR SEIZ AVEL
Extensive refit in Spain
AR SEIZ AVEL
exstensive refit 2014 / 15
Work done during this refit
:
​Interior​
New upholstery for the interior
New curtains, New rattan in all the cabinet doors
Added storage to the interior
Interior paint
​C​har​t ​table ​new varnish

​Companion way

Re entry Hatch companion way...new varnish

Hull topsides
New paint blue and white professionally painted by the Punta Lagoa marina
New vinyl boat name

Hull windows
8 x new plexiglass for al the windows exterior and interior

Dodger
New blue paint
New flexible solar panel 75w
5 x new plexiglass windows

​Solar​ Panels
3 new solar panels with charge controller...total of 270 watt.
​2 x 100w hard framed panels in cockpit, 1 x 75w unisolar flexible​ panel on dodger

at name

Hatches​
Installed 2 new round universal hatches
1 x main hatch in salon
1 x new hatch for the forward cabin.

About ..
the Universal hatches are a unique prototype designed after many years of planning and sailing offshore...these  Universal hatches rotate thru 360 degrees  open and close in any given position to catch the breeze or keeping out spray
Mast​
Repainted the mast top to bottom.

Deck​
Refurbished the whole deck area forward including the cockpit.
New deck paint 2 components with new anti skid

Battery
New starting battery for inboard diesel

Liferaft
New 2017 Lalizas 6 man certified liferaft.

Inflatable dinghy
New never out of the box West marine inflatable 8ft​

Anchor​
New anchor chain​ 200 feet​
New galvanized Rocna anchor 33kg

Fuel​ tank
Inspection and cleaning plate for the diesel tank ​cleaned the interior of the tank ​​with fuel polished

Propeller shaft

New ​g​land bearing

Though hull
New Bronze through hull fitting for speed log and depth and transducer

Underwater Hull
New bottom paint after a thorough bottom maintenance ​and fairing​
AR SEIZ AVEL
Boat equipment and gear
 
 
 
 
Spare parts: a full inventory of spare parts for traveling in remote areas
 
 
 
Sailing
Profurl C350 Roller furling system
1x recent 1x new for stay
1x foresail for furling system
1x staysail
1x Large genoa
1x Spinnaker with Ar Seiz Avel logo
1x Storm sail
1x Mainsail

​Electronics and Communications
1x VHF Radio
2 x VHF radio handheld
1x Satellite phone Iridium 9505a
1x Satellite external antenna
1x WIFI external antenna Radio Labs

Navigation and Safety

1x AIS transponder West Marine
1x Chart plotter Standard Horizon cp390i
including many charts
1x IPRIB 403 ACR Globalfix

Self steering

1x Ray marine 4000 tiller pilot
1x Fleming windvane 316 ss  Pacific model
this excellent wind vane steers the vessel at sea.​


Solar/wind /water electricity generating

2 x 100w hard framed panels in cockpit
1 x 75w unisolar flexible panel on dodger
1x Ampair 100 dual tow and wind generator

Propulsion
44HP Yanmar  4JHE diesel engine

Propeller shaft
PSS dripless shaft seal

Propeller
three blade 12 inch bonze

Speed and depth

Ray Marine speed log, depth sounder with repeaters in dodger for cockpit viewing
1x Fish finder Humming bird


Other navigation
paper charts....
All the charts needed to sail around the world
1x Sextant including Navigation tables
Ships Logbook
Anchor​
Lofrans "tigress" electric anchor winch
New anchor chain​ 200 feet​
Galvanized Rocna anchor 33kg

Interior and exterior lights
all lights have  LED light bulbs.

Stove
Gimballed 3 burner propane with oven

House power
1x starting battery, 2x deepcycle housepower banks 12v, 1x Raritan and anchor winch battery forward
1x 20 amp battery charger
1x  Inverter

Water tanks
2 x 60 gallons Stainless steel  with inspection plate

Fuel tank
1 x 220 liter aluminum with inspection plate

Sewage plant​
Raritan sewage waste plant/ instead of holding tan
k

Liferaft
1x New 2017 Lalizas 6 man certified liferaft.

Dinghy
1x Inflatable dinghy
New never out of the box West marine inflatable 8ft​

Kayaks
2x singles
1x double

Wearable Safety
6x Life jackets
4x Safety Harnesses


Domestic
a full inventory off pots,pans
cutlery and other house hold items


Ships Library
a full inventory off nautical, navigation and anecdotal books
AR SEIZ AVEL
Ports of Call  1991 to 2016
Courtesy of Google maps
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 Itinerary  2019