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  • Manufacturer: Hans Christian
  • Price: €79,000
  • Location: Dublin
  • Year: 1981
  • LOA: 38'1" (11.60m)
  • Beam: 12' 6'' (3.80m)
  • Berths: 6
  • Draft: 1.83
  • ID no.: 30134
  • Cabins: 3
  • Heating: Eberspacher
  • Heads: 1
  • Showers: 1
  • Watertank Size: 178 Litres
  • Engine Make: Yanmar 3JH5E
  • Horsepower: 39hp
  • Drive Type: Shaft drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 275 Litres
  • Cruise Speed: 5
  • Top Speed: 8
  • Engine Hours Starboard: 314

Broker Remarks

Helcia is a Hans Christian 38T six berth blue water cruising yacht offering the best in traditional design and timeless appeal of the classic ocean going yacht. Built in Taiwan in 1981. This is a heavy displacement GRP ocean cruiser with  a long encapsulated keel, cutter rig, low deck house, deep sea going cockpit and a safe deck layout for sail handling. The substantial displacement contributes to a very sea-kindly motion. Equipped with sturdy ironmongery and fittings this vessel exudes strength, stability and tradition. Afloat Dublin, VAT paid.


Comfortable timber interior with overhead butterfly hatch.
Over 6' head room.
Beige button back upholstery.
Electric radiators in each cabin.
Bronze port holes and brass lamps contribute to the classic ambience of a sea going vessel.
Parafin heater mounted on bulkhead.
Skippers cabin aft to port side with double berth.
Quarter berth to starboard with stowage locker.
Chart table with chart storage underneath.
Galley to port with double deep sinks, Flavel gas cooker with oven, deep chest fridge.
(two gas bottles on deck).
Pressurised H&C water system. 
Hot water calorfier.
Shore Power.
Settee to port with drop leaf table.
Settee berth opposite with lee cloth.
Two bunk berth cabin to port side forward of the bulkhead (as in photo).
Heads & shower in the f'cast'le with tile lining, WC with timber cover lid and shower seat finished in teak. 
Shower sump extraction pump.
Wash basin set in marble surround.
Overhead escape hatch forward.
Diesel Stainless steel tank under saloon table.
Substantial stowage throughout the vessel.
Decommissioned aft fuel tanks used for stowage.
Air circulation fans.

Mechanical and Rigging

2015 replacement Yanmar 3JH5E 39 HP diesel.
Stock of engine spares.
Replacement shaft drive to three blade fixed bronze propeller.
Tailshaft, Deep Sea seal & cutlass bearing replaced 20215.
4 X 12 V batteries.
Shore power.
Electric Neco windlass.
Proctor aluminium spars.
Cutter rig.
Yankee jib 2016 and Harken roller reefing 2012.
6 X winches
Main sail slab reef year 2004
Storm jib unused.
Staysail on a boom hanked and self tacking.
3 X Lewmar 42 winches.
1 X Lewmar 16 winch.
On mast 2 X Lewmar 30's
1 X Lewmar 8
Shore cradle.
Solar panel.


2 X CQR anchors 45lb & 15lb.
10mm full chain marked
Air horn.
Boarding ladder
Yamaha Malta outboard.
Flag staff
2 X manual Whale bilge pumps
1 X Electric Whale bilge pump with float switch.
Cockpit spray hood and sail covers.
Cetrek / B&G Triton 2 autopilot.
Furuno Radar
VHF & GPS fixed and portable.
Wind, depth and speed instruments.
Clipper Navtex
Navigator MK8 GPS
Garmin fishfinder 100
Liferaft X 6 persons serviced April 2019
Safety equipment for six persons.
Grab bag includes flares, hand held VHF, hand held GPS.
3 X 100AH 12v Gel House batteries.
95AH 12 V engine start battery.
Victron Pallas battery charger.


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