2008 Koopmans Explorer

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Yacht Overview

Make: Koopmans

Model: Explorer

Year: 2008

Length: 46′

Located In: Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Aluminum

YW#: 8287688


Necton is a Willem Nieland designed Motorsailer. Her keel was laid in 2008 but the finished boat was not launched until 2011. She is constructed out of aluminium and has a hydraulic lifting keel, her draft varies from 4’8″ to 7’9″. This is a go anywhere boat. She has 3 cabins and a large saloon. Her rig is ICW friendly and is a schooner type rig, she has 2X75HP Volvo Diesel engines. She is in very good technical condition but near the bow on the starboard side she has a small cosmetic dent in the aluminum hull.

  • 10.2″ RIB Inflatable in garage
  • Hydraulic controlled keel and garage door opener
  • Solar 680 Watts
  • Most electronics installed in 2019
  • 12V Watermaker
  • New engine start Batteries in 2022
  • Windgenerator Hamilton Ferris 


Full Specs

Boat Name



LOA: 46
Beam: 13.17 ft


Engine Brand: Volvo Penta
Engine Model: D2-75S
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 75|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard

Engine Brand: Volvo Penta
Engine Model: D2-75S
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 75|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (185 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (335 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (21 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 2

  • Three cabins 2 heads and showers
  • Main salon has seating for 6
  • Large forward-facing chart table
  • Galley down on the starboard side.
  • Aft stateroom with ensuite electric head and separate shower
  • Mid-cabin is under the salon and shares the head and shower with the V-berth cabin
  • All cabins have approx. 6'4" headroom

  • Raymarine MFD Chartplotter Axiom Pro 12S w/sounder (2019)
  • Raymarine autopilot EV-400 Sail Evolution. (2019)
  • Raymarine remote RMK-10 Systems remote (2019)
  • Flir M-232 PTZ Thermal camera (2019)
  • Icom VHF M506 VHF Radio 25W, wNMEA 2000 w/o AIS (2019)
  • Si-Tex Metadata AIS zero loss Antenna splitter Module  (2019)
  • Icom Remote Command Mic IV (2019)
  • Echomax Active-XS Dual-band radar target enhancer (2019)
  • Fusion stereo  RA70 (2019)
  • Fusion stereo RV-FS402B shallow mount 200W speaker (2019)
  • Stealth LPC-700F, 16GB RAM,512 GB SSD intel I 7, 3.30 GHz (7/2019)
  • Stealth SVM-2400W-RT-USB, 24" touchscreen LCD display (2019)
  • Stealth 880-DP-TP-BL-USB-RED illuminated keyboard (2019)
  • Glomax weBBoat 4G Plus 3G/4G/Wi-Fi Coastal internet antenna (2019)
  • Iridium GO satellite system (2019)
  • Yacht Devices engine gateway X2 (2019)
  • Yacht Devices USB gateway  (2019)
  • Vesper Marine WatchMate Vision 2 smart AIS Touchscreen Transponder (10/2018)
  • Icom M802 SSB (Single sideband) Transceiver (9/2019)
  • Spot GPS Satellite Messenger
  • Furuno Navtex receiver NX-300
  • SCS P4 dragon DR-7800 HF modem
  • Icom AT-140 SSB antenna tuner

  • Hamilton Ferris Wind generator
  • House Bank Mastervolt Deep Cycle Gel 2VX4 1200Ah and 2VX2 1500Ah
  • Mastervolt 90Ah AGM battery X2 (4/2020)
  • Mastervolt Chargemaster Plus 12V 35 Amp automatic battery charger (4/2020)
  • Mastervolt Mass Combi Ultra 12/3000  (11/2021)
  • Mastervolt Mass GI 3.5 Galvanic Isolation Transformer (3/2021)
  • Solar: Sun Power 170 Flex Panel- High Output X4 mounted above Bimini (8/2019)
  • Victron Solar Regulator Solar Controller-MPPT 30Amp-100Volt X2 (8/2019)
  • Balmar Regulator 2 X MC614 12V  (8/2019)
  • Balmar Regulator 2 X ARS-5  for Alternators (8/2019)
  • Orca Green Marine LED tricolor/anchor/strobe light  (9/2018)

Sails & Rigging
  • Schooner type rig
  • Extendable bow sprit 
  • Full battened mainsail
  • Lazy jacks for both sails
  • Two roller furling headsails 
  • All four sails are made by: De Vries Sails in Makkum, NL and are made for offshore sailing.
  • Andersen ST winches and one electric Andersen winch

  • Galley with ample working and storage space is on the starboard side
  • 12 V Isotherm Cruise 100 Classic refrigerator 3,5 cu ft  (2011)
  • Sea frost BDXP air/water-cooled freezer w/ Seafront ETT controller (8/2019)
  • 4 Burner propane stove 
  • Microwave oven 220V
  • Aquatec DD-500 12V Watermaker, 14.5 Gallons

  • 10'2" West Marine RIB-310 
  • 6HP Tohatsu Outboard engine (2018)
  • Windlass Lewmar vertical with Capstan
  • Lewmar wireless remote control
  • 50kg Delta-Type Anchor with 245' of 13mm (1/2") chain
  • 30kg Bruce-type anchor
  • Fortress FX-23 secondary anchor

  • EPIRB 1 Ocean Signal
  • Plastimo Transocean Type 1A ISAF ISO 9650-1A 6 person liferaft 
    (Certification is expired)
  • Two Immersion suits


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