2008 Multi 23 trimaran for sale in Fort Lauderdale. A very well maintained Multi 23 with everything needed to go sailing. This example of the popular Multi 23 began its life in California, but was sailed mostly in fresh water on Lake Erie. Its present owner in Fort Lauderdale has sailed it no more than 3 times since purchasing it in 2016 but has looked after it very well and added some nice features.

large photo sailing showing cockpit

General features:
* designed by world-renowned multihull designers Van Petenghem and Prevost
* vinyl ester/PVC foam core construction
* solid glass construction below the waterline
* high volume amas (floats) with massive reserve buoyancy forward
* beam 15′ 6″
* lightweight carbon beams with exceptional under wing clearance
* aluminum rotating wing mast (33ft)
* self-tacking jib
* roller furling screacher
* asymmetrical spinnaker on bowsprit
* can be sailed or raced with only two; room for many more for pleasure sailing
* demountable for trailering on the included road trailer

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Specs
Keel: Centerboard

Dimensions
LOA: 23 ft 6 in
Beam: 15 ft 6 in

Dimensions
LOA – 22’ 6”
Beam – 15’6”
Weight – 885lbs

Background
The Multi 23 trimaran, conceived and designed by the legendary French designers Van Peteghem and Lauriot Prevost. VPLP Yacht Design is famous for their ORMA 60, MOD 70 and Ultime high performance ocean racing trimarans, and the around the world speed record machines such as Groupama and Banque Populaire.

The boat is extremely quick, upwind and down, but also very easy to sail fast thanks to the full bow sections in the floats, and substantial dihedral.

Sails
Mainsail, 2008, good condition, racing cloth upgrade
Jib, Smyth, self tacking , racing cloth, excellent condition, new in 2015
Jib, older, self tacking, 2008, racing cloth upgrade, with Karver roller furling system
Screacher, Ullman, 2010, very good condition, racing cloth upgrade with roller furling system
Spinnaker, Elliot Pattison, very good condition, age circa 2010.

Mast and rigging
aluminum rotating wing mast (stock factory-supplied F-18 section)
aluminum boom
carbon fiber bowsprit
grey trampolines in very good condition
self tacking jib track
four tiller extensions
Harken and Karver hardware
custom mast raising pole
custom front mast support
custom rear mast support
several items of running rigging replaced recently

Instruments

Raymarine ST-1000+ tiller pilot
2 compasses, like new

Motor
2 HP Honda 4-cycle long (20″) shaft outboard motor, model BF2D, in very good condition
lift up/down transom mount
Trailer
Road Trailer with lights
form fitting cradles,
custom built front mast support
custom aluminum step to facilitate access to the boat when on the trailer
Miscellaneous
two fenders
3 PFDs
3 wetsuits in like new condition, 2 large, one extra large
full cover for boat when on trailer
Milwaukee power ratchet tool for assembly of boat
Disclaimer
Windcraft offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.