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2013 Admiral 40 Executive


Location Fort Lauderdale, FL
Year 2013
Price $349,500
Cabins 3
Heads 2


DORA’S DREAM is a very clean three-cabin Owner’s Version, Admiral 40 Catamaran, built by Celtic Yachts (previously known as Admiral Yachts) in South Africa, where she was put in the water in 2014. She has a wide beam that makes her feel like a much larger vessel.

Never chartered, and cared for by proud owners, she is in very good condition and ready to sail away tomorrow. She won’t last long in today’s market, contact for showings or questions. She has been USA imported and ready to show.

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Admiral 40 Executive DETAILS


She is totally energy self-sufficient with her upgraded 800 watts of solar and 900 amps house battery bank. On night passages all instruments, autopilot, radar and AIS combined only use approximately 5 amps per hour. The current owners have installed a new AIS, Radar instruments, Raymarine Masthead wind instruments, new Raymarine chart plotter and new Victron invertor/charger Multi-plus 3kW.  

2 X Yanmar 29 hp 3YM30 diesel engines with sail drives
2  Gori 2 blade folding props
Boat is wired for 12 and 220 volts
2 rigid solar panels with a total of 530 watts
Victron MPPT 100/50 charge controller
2 X Flexible solar panels with a total of 300 watts
Sunsaver SS20L charge controller
900 amps house bank heavy duty Trojan Golf Cart batteries (July 2018)
Tank sensor in Fuel tanks & water tanks
BEP 600DCSM monitor showing data (Onboard systems monitor)
Victron Energy 3000 watt shore power charger / 12 to 220 volts inverter (NEW- 2020)
New high capacity voltage regulator- Great for the fluctuating energy levels of most marinas.
SPARE: FA 400 wind turbine generator (not installed)
Each room has 220 and 12 volt outlets, total 12 X AC 10X12V outlets
All lights onboard are now LED


Mast Height: 60 ft 8 in / 18.5 meters
1 X Main sail 69 m2 / 742 sq ft with lazy jacks and zipper cover. Condition: Very good
1 X Genoa 38 m2 / 415 sq ft on Harken roller furling. Condition: Very good
1 X Genoa (spare) 35 m 2. Condition: Very good
1 X Gennaker (2018) 75 m 2 on Pro Furl endless roller furling on bowsprit. Condition: Very good
1 X Asymmetrical spinnaker 117 m2 with sock. Condition: Very good
1 X Asymmetrical spinnaker 150 m 2 with sock. Condition: Good
One 2 speed self tailing electric winch at helm
2 X 2 speed self tailing spinnaker / Genmaker winches at cockpit
1 X 2 speed self tailing winch at mast
2 X whisker / spinnaker poles for trade wind sailing for genoa and gennaker in different lengths
Removable 4 ft. bowsprit (2018)
Two Whisker / spinnaker poles in two lengths (2018)


New Raymarine Axiom 12 inch Chart plotter
New Raymarine Windvane
Charts- Navionics- Caribbean and South America
Raymarine Quantum digital radar
Raymarine autopilot Smartpilot X 10 with p70r controller
Raymarine backup autopilot: Raymarine MK2 Wheel drive with p70 controller (2018)
Raymarine ST60 + Tridata speed / depth / water temperature
Raymarine i60 wind
Raymarine i60 windsister unit inside facing the couch/table for night watches
Plastimo Offshore 95 compass
New Raymarine AIS 700 (2020)
12-volt outlet at helm (for recharging phone at helm)


VHF ICOM ICM 423 with external fixed VHF radio
VHF ICOM ICM506 EURO floating portable radio with spare battery (2018)
SSB ICOM HFVHF Transceiver M802, DSC Version (2018- never used by current owner)
Dyneema Up rigging Antenna
Two copper grounding plates
Satellite phone Iridium Extreme 9575 (2018)
Luna WLANnet M2 Wifi masthead antenna, 5 km range with lightning protection (2018)SAFETY
Forward compartments completely separated & sealed from the rest of the boat
Sealed and foam filled collision compartments in lower forward full compartments
NEW EPIRB (2020)
Viking life raft (serviced in 2020)
A full assortment of life jackets
Two life rings
MOB indicator pole with flag activated flashlight (NEW- 2020)
Lifesling rescue system (2018)
Safety net surrounding the entire boat- great for pets and/or children)
Flares- complete kit
Escape hatch at bottom of saloon floor
Bilge pumps- Four electric & automatic with audio alarm (2018) plus two manual pumps
Fire Extinguishers (NEW or completely reconditioned in 2020)
Set of signal flags
Extended first aid kitDINGHY
3.5 meter rigid bottom NEW Highfield Dinghy (never used)
Extra high and strong fiberglass and stainless-steel davits
15 HP Suzuki DF15 Four stroke outboard motor (2014) serviced regularly
Dinghy anchor and chain (2018)
PVC rain cover for long term storage
Manual pump for dinghy
3 cabin 2 head Owner’s Version
A/C Domestic Cruisair with outlets in saloon and both aft cabins (needs shore power)
2 double cabins after 220 X 140 cm / 7 ft 2 inches X 6 ft, 7 inches (KING Size beds)
1 double cabin port fwd 220 X 140 cm / 7 ft 3 inches X 4 ft, 7 inches
Saloon upholstery is grey leather
Saloon table rests on 2 personalized retractable feet
Saloon table converts into king size bed 220 X 220 cm or 7 ft, 3 inches X 7 ft, 3 inches
Captain’s workstation & chart table down in stb hull midships
Large flatscreen TV with antenna and HDMI connections to iPad / Mac/ PC
Marine speakers in saloon and cockpit
Three additional Pioneer stereos with two speakers each, one in each cabin.


All mattresses split for easy engine room access (2018)
All cabins have ceiling light & two separate reading lights
All cabin windows have inside window covers to keep dark if needed (2018)
All boat windows and hatches have mosquito nets, rear cabin doors have nets as well
Aft cabin rear windows have rain covers and can stay open (2020)



1-bathroom midship port with shower, basin, electric heads (discharges overboard)
Both electric heads are Gulper 320 salt water flushed with electric macerator discharge pump (both replaced NEW in 2020)
1 Whale grey water pump with quantity sensor-initiated discharge pump in each hull to drain basin / showers and floors



Large Corian countertop workspace
1 X front load stainless Isotherm fridge
1 X front load stainless Isotherm freezer (disconnected)
Double stainless-steel sink
Three burner stive with oven
Two 10 kg / 20 lbs LPG bottles in dedicated storage place in the front lockers near water tank
BEP 600 GDL Propane gas detector with remote switch for solenoid at LPG bottle
Lots of pots and pans, cutlery, dishes, etc



Heavy weather all around cockpit enclosure (NEW- 2018)
Strata glass windows on sides and front screen with covers (2020)
Sun net shades on back deck (New- 2018)
Custom made sunbrella cover for instruments New- 2018)
Tables with included icebox sits 8 persons comfortably.
Grey Sunbrella upholstery with waterproof foam filling and cushions



Courtesy lights on internal stairway
Courtesy lights in sugar scoop steps outside
Fold down bathing ladder
Magma stainless steel BBQ connected to propane tank
Sunbrella covers on all hatches and winches (2018)
All sheets lead to cockpit
One dinghy winch
Fiber reinforced trampoline nets
Two rod holders
New HIghfield dinghy- Never splashed- 2019


Admiral 40 Executive SPECIFICATIONS

Fuel Capacity:
Hull Material:
Number of Engines:
Engine Make:
Engine Power:
Yanmar 3YM30
58 hp total
Manufacturer: Admiral
Draft: 3'
Fuel Capacity: N/A
Designer: N/A
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Number of Engines: 2
Engine Make: Yanmar 3YM30
Engine Power: 58 hp total


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