A pre-purchase survey for inspecting structural condition of Temptation for hull, fin keel and rudder while on dry dock.

Name of vessel:TemptationModel:Hanse 430e
LOA:43′ 8″ (13.30m)Berths:6
Beam:13′ 9″ (4.18m)Keel:Fin keel
Draft:7′ 1″ (2.16m)Engines:1

Further inspection afloat for deck, interior, engine, electronics with batteries, and general condition.

The sea trial was on the following Saturday with sunny weather, a light breeze at 17°C. The engine started promptly, setting the brand new main sail and gib. Temptation’s reaction on the wind was great and the rigg was correctly set.

The pre-purchase survey along with the sea trial demonstrated the vessel was of very good structural condition.