Manufacturer Provided Description
Born from an intense collaboration between Italian architect Umberto FELCI and the DUFOUR DEVELOPMENT TEAM, the 460 GL is a yacht of excellence, that guarantees high level performances as well as absolute comfort, in harmony will the values of latest Dufours :
Majestic aesthetic, with her new hull and deck design
Ultimate comfort, with her interior layout inspired from the Dufour 500 and 560
Optimal functionality, with her bowsprit and her fully equipped exterior galley
Ultimate outcome of the Grand Large range renewal, the Dufour 460 wins the challenge to seduce owners in search of a three or four cabins layout, and affirm herself as the new reference for 45 feet yachts.
Hull: Hand-laminated in polyester/glassfibre.
Decoration: Decorative stripes on the hull.
Gelcoat: NPG gelcoat with first mat impregnated with NPG resin forming an optimum barrier against osmosis.
Structure: Hull bottom counter-moulded, floors laminated into the hull.
Deck: Sandwich with injected PVC foam core
Ballast: Keel bolts bear on stainless back-plates
Rudder: Semi-elliptical shape, filled with closed-cell epoxy foam.
Rudder stock: Solid stainless steel.
Non-slip deck surface: Non-slip structured deck surface.
Shroud chainplates:Single chainplate for cap shrouds and lower shrouds.
Safety chainplates: Safety harness chainplates in cockpit floor
Chainplates: 2 backstay chainplates
Midships mooring cleats: 2, aluminium
Mooring cleats: 4, aluminium.
Rubbing strips: 6 stainless, on hull sheerline
Fuel deck fillers: 1
Water deck fillers: 2
mainsheet tracks: On coachroof with adjusting car.
Self tacking jib track.
Downhaul: With multi-purchase tackle and cascade.
Pulleys: 1 self tacking jib single sheet return pulleys on roof.
Deck organizers: 1 deck organizer for halyard returns.
Halyard winches: 1 halyard winch on coachroof.
Jamcleats: 2 rows of jamcleats port / starboard level with the companionway
Furler line jamcleats: 1 at aft end of sidedeck
Hatch covers: Polyester hatch cover forward of the companionway.
Cockpit bench seats: Teak covered.
Helmsman?s seat: Teak covered.
Lockers: 2 large side lockers,lids fitted with struts and fixings for padlocks.
Helm: Dual helm position, wheels
Helm console: Polyester.
Engine control: At starboard helm position
Compasses: 1 compass at each helm position
Gas locker: In starboard aft locker
Stern door: Swings up, with built-in folding stainless bathing ladder
BIB locker: Life raft stowage in dedicated locker fitted with ram.
Handrail: In port stern locker, cold water
Shower: Cold water
Shore supply:Connector in port stern locker
Bathing ladder: Folding stainless bathing ladder
Cockpit floor: Non-slip polyester cockpit floor.
Emergency tiller: Head of rudder stock beneath helmsman?s floo for fitting the emergency tiller
Worktop: ?Corian®? synthetic resin with wooden fiddle.
Sink: Stainless, largebowl with covers, one of which can be used as a chopping board
Water: Hot and cold pumped water with chrome-plated brass single-lever mixer tap.
Gas cooker: 3-burner gas cooker
Crockery storage: Dowels to retain crockery when heeling.
Refrigerators: Stainless steel drawer.
Waste bin: Sort compartments