Dufour 560

Car Details
Boat type Sail
Make Dufour
Model 560
Year 2015
Fuel type N/A
Hull material Glass Reinforced Plastic
Seller Note

Overview A stunning, one owner from new, fully equipped Dufour 560. Dufour’s flagship from 2015. Huge inventory making her very comfortable for ocean crossing; Retractable bow thruster, folding prop, water-maker, air-conditioning, North sails, electric winches, generator, new batteries, inverter, serviced and ready to go. She is represented in excellent order and extremely well maintained. They carry an excellent turn of speed and great sailing characteristics coupled with a versatile and comfortable plan above and below decks. BBQ, sink on the aft platform, dinghy garage and so much more make this a real blue water delight.

Build DUFOUR 560 BUILT BY Dufour Yachts, La Rochelle, France- 2015
Designed by Umberto Felci.
Hull underwater anti-fouled- August 2019
Hull polished- August 2019
Anodes changed- August 2019

White GRP hull and superstructure.
Hand-laminated GRP and vacuum bonded polyester/foam core sandwich hull (solid glass below the waterline) molded as a single piece.
Inward flange provides a solid bulwark at the joint that helps alleviate stress during de-molding.
NPG Gelcoat with first layer of cloth impregnated with NPG resin forming an optimum barrier against osmosis.
Inner moulded hull bottom, structural framing laminated to the hull.
The bow has integrated bowsprit, or “Delphinere,” that is composed of a strong stainless steel structure overlaid with fiberglass.

All decks, cockpit floor, seats and bathing platform are covered with Flexi-teak G2.

Deck in PVC foam core sandwich, moulded by injection process (Resin Transfer Moulding) for significant weight saving and excellent interior finish.
L-shaped cast-iron keel with a large volume bulb.
Twin Steering wheels

Side Power bow thruster is retractable and has wireless remote control.

L.O.A.- 17.5m / 56′ 3″
L.W.L.- 14.9 m / 49′ 9″
BEAM- 4.88m / 16′ 6″
DRAFT – 2.45m / 2′ 4″
DISPLACEMENT- 17,600 kg (38,801 lb) / Ballast- 4,900 kg (10,800 lb)

(All dimensions approximate)

2 x Platimo steering compass
B&G speed/log
B&G echosounder
B&G wind data
B&G DSC VHF plus repeater in cockpit
B&G Zeus x 2 in cockpit at each helm
B&G Zeus at navigation table
Active AIS
B&G Autopilot
B&G Radar
*all instruments interfaced
LED navigation lights

SSB – fully installed with back stay/aerial isolators (iCom 805 radio)
SatCom – Cobham Sailor 150 fleet broadband Satphone and Internet data system
Wifi System for Fleetbroadband
Redbox (fitted to wifi so you can control internet access)
Separate ’Go-free’ wifi gives access to B&G system

Radar reflector on mast
2 x 4 man liferafts (serviced Sept 2018)
Kannad EPIRB
Offshore flare pack- exp. 2022
Jonbuoy recovery module
1 x lifebuoy
Gas detector
Search light
2 x Fire blanket
6 x fire extinguishers- 1 auto, 5 manual
Jackstays fitted to each side deck and 2 in cockpit.

Stainless steel Delta anchor- 30kg with 40m chain and 60m warp
Delta galvanised kedge anchor
Electric windlass

Sun awning
Pulpit, pushpit, guardwires
Warps x 4 and fenders x 8
Sony radio/CD player
Thrane and Thrane satphone
1 x boat-hook
Engine spares
Crockery, cutlery and utensils
Boarding ladder
*Hotpoint Tumble dryer – 240 v (4kg)
*Candy Washing Machine – (4 kg)
(*both above are in FWD crew cabin converted with raised floor)

Television is retractable with remote control
TV aerial at masthead plus lead to chart table for laptop
Sony car type radio/CD/USB with Bose speakers in main saloon and cockpit speakers

Led interior lighting throughout yacht
Full Rig lighting up / down lights plus standard deck lighting
Side gates midships on safety wires
Stainless boarding ladder to fit side gates

Cockpit has gas hot plate type BBQ plus sink with hot/cold water
Bathing platform has shower with hot/cold water
Outside covers for spinnaker pole, cockpit table, both helm wheels and dinghy garage opening
Cockpit has fold out sun-bed which also converts to outside cot berth for sleeping under stars when sailing (awesome !)