El Burro

Korean.

Manufactured in 1989.

33ft sailing vessel.

Our El Burro (previously named Bellatrix) was lovingly cared for by a Dutch family who sold us the vessel. It was love at first sight!

Brand/Model: Swift 33
L x W x D: 10.00m x 3.43m x 1.60m
Year built: 1989


General Info

  • Designer: Swallow Craft Design Group
  • Yard: Swallow Craft Comp.
  • Hull shape: S-frame
  • Deck and superstructure material: Polyester
  • Structure shape, material: Polyester
  • Windows: Hora Alu.AK + Profiles 6mm glass / Lewmar port lights size 1
  • Vertical clearance normal: 14 metres 50
  • Draught: 165 cm
  • Displacement: 14740 lb / 6686 kg
  • Ballast: 5280 lb / 2395 kg
  • Steering: Steering wheel
  • Rudder: Suspended
  • Keel/Leeboard: Continuous Fixed Keel

Accommodation

  • Standing height: 190 cm
  • Cabins: 2
  • Water tank: 350 liter
  • Holding tank: 42 liter + level meter
  • Water system: electric
  • Hot Water: Boiler Slim 25 liter 230V/750W (2009)
  • Number of showers: Separate shower
  • Toilet: Vacuum
  • Radio/CD player: No fixed radio, portable speaker Sonos Move
  • Cooker & fuel: Force Ten Stainless Steel with 2 burners
  • Oven: Force Ten
  • Refrigerator & Power Supply: Isotherm
  • Heating: Webasto AT3500 12V + Taylor 079D Diesel Heater

Engine & Electricity

  • Number of motors: 1
  • Brand: Volvo PentaD1-30B
  • Year of construction: 2008
  • Power: 29 Pk
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Consumption: Approximately 1,5-2 litres
  • Propulsion: Propeller Shaft
  • Cooling: Indirect
  • Fuel tank: 320 liter Polyester tank
  • Max Speed: 7 knots
  • Cruising Speed: 6 knots
  • Fuel Tank Gauge: Vetus
  • Oil Pressure Gauge: Lamp
  • Temperature Gauge: Lamp
  • Battery: 1x 280 Ah LiFePO4 + start battery
  • Battery Charger: Victron Multiplus
  • Alternator: Yes
  • Shore Power: Yes
  • Solar Panel: 2x WATTSTUNDE WS100EFX 100W Flexible + 1x WATTSTUNDE WS65EFX 65W Flexible + Spare Solar Panel 1x 120W Flexible
  • Control Panel: Yes
  • Voltage: 12 Volt

  • Compass: C.PLATH 1990
  • Log/Speed: Raymarine i70s
  • Depth Gauge: Raymarine i70s
  • Wind Gauge: Raymarine i70s
  • Navigation Lights: Hella
  • Autopilot: Raymarine EV-100 + Aries Windvane
  • Map Plotter: Open CPN running on dedicated Windows computer
  • VHF: Sailor RT2048
  • HF: IC-M801E

Rigging

  • Mast: Holland Spar Profile H520
  • Mainsail: Yes
  • Rolling Mainsail: Bindrif
  • Genua: Yes
  • Breed: Small Jib
  • Genoa Reefing System: Sailspar Endless Line
  • Spinnaker: 57m
  • Winches: Barient No.10 + winches at the mast

Outdoor Equipment

  • Anchors & Equipment: Spade Anchor
  • Anchor: Windlass Vetus Achilles
  • Stainless steel railing
  • Stainless steel ladder with teak swim ladder

Security

  • Life Raft: Will be bough at a later stage during our journey
  • Bilge Pump: Electric submersible pump
  • Number of fire extinguishers: 3
  • Radar reflector: Yes – sphere in mast
  • Gas bun with drain: in cockpit behind