Starting in 2010 through April Affinity is available for captained charters in the Caribbean based in St Martin. Rates are reasonable and availability can be Hourly, Daily, or Overnight. Provisioned as you wish and tailored to meet your desires, be hands on or sit back and enjoy.
The J/42 AFFINITY is a modern comfortable cruiser that can easily be handled by two people. Her 44-inch wheel, carbon fiber mast, and year 2000 sails work together to give her a very responsive feel. The J/42 is fast and responsive while her common sense sailplan and controls make her a joy to sail, even under mainsail alone. The J/42 is designed to fulfill two goals: privacy for each of two couples when cruising or ample space and convenience for one couple for an extended period of time. The popular J/42 is a refined nimble modern cruiser with classic good looks.
The cockpit is large. AFFINITY has full cockpit cushions and a large dodger, which make cruising comfortable and enjoyable.
On the inside the Herreshoff like clean white interior, highlighted with varnished cherry trim, surround comfortable modern accommodations. The forward head / shower is private to the forward stateroom. The aft head is ideally located for use at sea, or as a private facility for guests. It contains a second shower and hanging locker for wet clothing.
The navigation station has an oversized table with chart storage and is equipped with GPS, VHS, RADAR, SSB AM/FM cassette w. 6-disc changer and 4 speakers.
The galley is well ventilated and features a recessed, deep double sink, oven, three-burner propane stove with oven, refrigeration, icebox and microfiltration water purifier.
Exceptional ventilation throughout is provided by 4 Dorade intakes, 11 opening ports and the dodger protected companionway and well placed electric fans.
The J/42 "AFFINITY" will provide a fun and exciting sailing vacation experience. She handles like 35 footer with the solid feel and motion of 50 footer.
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