Manta Brochure - 2006


Manta 42 MkIV Standard Specifications

Hull and Deck Construction

¯  Ferro Super Shield exterior gel-coat

¯  Hull, deck and bulkheads constructed of triaxial, biaxial, and unidirectional fiberglass with vinylester,

Isophthalic resins, and Divinycell (hull and deck) and Nida-core (subsoles and bulkheads); all vacuum bagged for stiffness, strength, and reduced weight

¯  Laminated hull/deck joint

¯  Collision bulkheads with watertight compartments and inspection plates in bow, stern and keels

¯  Kevlar reinforced bow and keels

¯  Deck hardware reinforced with aluminum plates molded into layup

¯  Twin fiberglass fin keels molded integral with hulls

¯  Twin high density foam/fiberglass elliptical rudders with 2” diameter solid stainless steel shaft

¯  Five year limited structural/blister warranty


¯  Interior finish is a blend of wood veneer, vinyl headliners; accented with Swanstone composite countertops, wood moldings, louvered doors and high durability synthetic teak and holly soles.

Main Salon/Galley

¯  L shaped settee with storage locker under.

¯  Large adjustable dining table.

¯  U-shaped galley with large counter space, integral trash bin, drawers and storage.

¯  Swanstone sink with hot and cold water mixer.

¯  Force 10, three burner propane stove/oven with storage locker below.

¯  Top loading, 10 ft.³ icebox with six-inch foam insulation and divider.

¯  Storage cabinets above and below in the galley area.

¯  Navigational area with chart storage and locker with adjustable shelves.

¯  Wet locker/TV cabinet and door for flat screen TV.

¯  Coax cable from TV cabinet to both staterooms

Port Hull (Owner’s Cabin).

¯  Head area, separate shower stall with seat and curtain, Swanstone sink, mirror, marine toilet, vanity, and cabinets.

¯  Companionway pantry storage inboard and outboard.

¯  Large bookcase port companionway.

¯  Owner’s stateroom with queen size bed facing fore and aft, settee, large cedar lined hanging locker, drawer, and extra storage locker.

Starboard Hull (Guest Cabins)

¯  Forward cabin with double size berth, settee, hanging locker, drawers and storage lockers.

¯  Dual access head with Swanstone sink, mirror, separate shower, curtain, and marine toilet.

¯  Large bookcase in starboard companionway.

¯  Aft cabin queen size berth facing athwartship, settee, and cedar lined hanging locker, drawers.

Sales and sail handling equipment unbolt.

¯  Full batten 10.3 oz. . . . High modulus Dacron, mainsail with two reefs and boom bag sail cover.

¯  Lazy jacks mounted to spreaders and boom basket.

¯  Strong sail track and slide system.

¯  Garhauer 20:1 adjustable rigid boom vang.

¯  Dutchman boom brake.

¯  Self tacking full batten 8.3 oz… High modulus Dacron jib with Camber spar, jib cover, topping lift, and lazy jacks.

¯  Main halyard and jib halyard (Samson validator II), Main sheet and jib sheet (Samson XLS), and two single line reefs (Samson XLW Extra), lead to helm through deck organizer, to sheet stoppers and Harken 44 two-speed self tailing electric winch.

¯  Extra main halyard (Samson XLS).

¯  Jib downhaul system.

¯  Winch handle.

¯  Awlgrip painted aluminum mast and boom.

¯  Stainless steel rigging with chafe protection.

¯  All running rigging color coded.

¯  Extra line bag at helm.

¯  Flag halyard's and cleats.

¯  All running hardware by Harken.

Mechanical, electrical, plumbing

¯  Two Volvo D-130 diesel engines with saildrive and three blade folding propellers.

¯  Easy engine, access – bunk top hinged with gas springs and front opening door.

¯  Seawater strainers for engines.

¯  Wells Marine battery combiner with house and engine battery parallel switch.

¯  Whitlock pull/pull cable steering system.

¯  Emergency tiller.

¯  One 30 amp shore cord and outlet.

¯  Two 115 amp alternators.

¯  Engine room blowers.

¯  Puratec fuel purification system.

¯  Engine control panel in cockpit.

¯  Single lever shift throttles.

¯  Custom AC – DC electrical panel with digital meters.

¯  Four 6 volt lead acid cycle house batteries, 400 total amps, with isolation switches.

¯  Two 12 volt lead acid engine starting batteries, 75 amps each, with on and off switches.

¯  80 amp Mastervolt battery charger with temperature sensing.

¯  LED navigation running lights.

¯  LED anchor light.

¯  Two sealed shower sumps with auto pumpout.

¯  Combination steaming/foredeck light with stainless steel guard.

¯  Remote shutoff for propane.

¯  12 volt Taylorbrite CCF interior lighting.

¯  Dimmer switch for main salon lighting.

¯  12 V LED courtesy lights.

¯  One baffled 3/16 inch epoxy coated aluminum fuel tank with remote gauge and deck fitting.

¯  One baffled 3/16 inch epoxy coated aluminum water tank with remote gauge and deck fitting.

¯  Two, 20 gallon polyethylene holding tanks with Y-valve, level gauge, macerator pump, and deck fitting.

¯  One 20 pound fiberglass propane bottle with gauge invented locker.

¯  Flojet Sensor max VSD 12 V water pressure pump.

¯  Isotemp 10 gallon 110 V water heater with engine heat exchanger system.

¯  Two PAR manual marine heads.

¯  Two Jabsco 1950 gph 12 V bilge pumps with auto switch.

¯  Two Whale gusher manual bilge pumps.

¯  All through hulls and seacocks are noncorrosive Forespar Marelon

¯  External switches or remote lighting under bunks.

¯  Charles Industries 3.8 Kw on isolation transformer.


¯  Maxwell vwc 1000 anchor windlass with foot switch.

¯  Molded fiberglass salon window louvers.

¯  Molded console with space for instrumentation and line bin at helm.

¯  Bulkhead mounted stainless steel steering wheel with wheel brake.

¯  Adjustable Pompano Elite helmsman chair with foot rest.

¯  6” Richie Navigator binnacle compass.

¯  Custom stainless steel anchor rollers on bow and reserve anchor (dual system).

¯  Stainless steel corner bow rails with integral seats.

¯  30 inch stainless steel stanchions.

¯  Double lifelines and boarding gates forward (with integral hull step), and aft.

¯  All deck stanchions, handrails, cleats, ports and hatches 316 stainless steel.

¯  Eight 12” stainless steel bow, stern, spring line, and transom cleats.

¯  To stainless steel transom rails.

¯  One 12 inch stainless steel anchor cleat.

¯  Four Stainless steel boarding rails.

¯  Two stainless steel cabin top rails.

¯  Two stainless steel cockpit, handrails.

¯  Six Bomar stainless steel opening deck hatches with screens.

¯  Nine Bomar stainless steel opening deck hatches with screens.

¯  Polycast 3/8” acrylic tinted salon windows, with protective fiberglass louvers.

¯  Bomar companionway door with locking handle.

¯  Four large foredeck lockers with locking hatches.

¯  Anchor chain locker.

¯  Final coded polyester mesh trampoline.

¯  Molded anti-skid on all deck surfaces.

¯  Welded anodized radar arch with integral fiberglass hard top, visibility hatch, two fiberglass storage boxes, Strataglass windshield with opening center window, and Taylorbrite CCF cockpit lighting.

¯  Two telescoping stern ladders


The items highlighted in yellow were purchased

Manta Optional Equipment
Anchor Pac    
  Offshore Boat hook
    5/8" x 15' bridle line with snatch block
    4 - 5/8" x 40' braided dock lines
    4 - TaylorMade Freedom 12" x 32" fenders with hangers
    Deck shield anchor chain guard
    Maxwell HWC 1500 12 V  electric anchor windlass with reversing capstan, Gypsy and deck switches
    2-Delta anchors
    2 - bow eyes
    Three strand nylon rode, includes 10' of 5/16" chain ( rope to chain splice)
    12 V saltwater anchor wash down
    5/8" x 20' shock absorption bridle line with chain hooks
    5/16" x 200' HT galvanized chain rode
Comfort Pac    
  Coastal Lifeline AGM batteries
    Skyshade blinds for all opening ports and stateroom hatches
    Shore power cord cover
    Hot and cold deck shower
    Six 12 V interior fans
    Adler Barbour 12 V refrigerator/freezer with digital thermostat/thermometer
    Balmar three step alternator regulators
    Roll away companionway screen door
    Cockpit table with storage bracket
    2 - 12 V Solar ventilators
    Dockside water
  Offshore Includes items in the above coastal pac and the following
    Cruisair 28,000 btu reverse cycle air conditioning with digital thermostat and thermometer
    12 V Galley exhaust blower
    additional 30 amp shore cord and outlet with 50 amp splitter
    Additional isolation transformer
    Next Generation power 5.5 KW diesel generator with sound shield
    PAR quiet flush electric fresh water heads
    Groco hydromatic self-cleaning seawater strainer
    Splendide washer/dryer combo
    TV/phone cord and receptacle
    2 freshwater wash downs one forward and one aft
  Passagemaker includes items in the above coastal/offshore pac and following:
    extra 200 amp lifeline AGM battery bank
    Spectra 300 -12 V desalinator with basic maintenance kit auto freshwater back flush and salinity test
    Air Marine wind generator mounted on radar arch
    Magnum 2000 sine inverter/charger combo with remote panel
    extra 20 pound fiberglass propane tank
    6 - Shell Power Max 80 one solar panels with regulator
Nav/Com Pac    
  Coastal Glomex TV/Stero antenna installed at masthead
    Raymarine ST 4000+ autopilot
    handheld spotlight with 12 V outlet in cockpit
    Raymarine ST 60 Tridata /depth/log/sea temp
    2 - external waterproof speakers in cockpit
    2 - speakers in cabin
    Clarion XMD# am/fm/cd stero with cockpit remote control and CD changer
    ICOM 402 VHF with Command Mic SCH & GPS Interface
    Raymarine ST 60 wind
    Raymarine C-70 seven inch display color radar/chart plotter with 2K W Dome
  Offshore includes items in the above Coastal Pac and the following:
    Raymarine ST 6001 Plus autopilot ( in lieu of Raymarine ST4000 Plus)
    Raymarine C80 seven inch display color radar/chart plotter with were KW dome (in lieu of C-70 with 2 Kw)
    lightning protection system ( includes strike shield lightning ground and yachtgard surge suppression)
  Passagemaker includes items in the above coastal/offshore pac and following:
    Garmin GPS 76 at nav station with external antenna and interface switch
    12 V outlet at helm
    ARC RL 100D remote control spotlight ( in lieu of hand held spot light)
    Raymarine E 120 12" display color radar/chart plotter with 4KW dome ( in lieu of C80 with 4 KW)
Safe Pac    
  Coastal airhorn
    Boson's chair
    3 -fire extinguishers
    Flare kit
    2 - Pelican flashlights
    Throwable flotation device
    Heaving line
    2 - Jacklines
    Coastal Medical Kit
    4 - Manual inflatable PFD with harness
    4 - safety tethers
    Ship's bell
  Offshore includes items in the above coastal pac and the following:
    abandoned ship bag
    Fiorentino sea anchor
    Repair kit
    ACR Rapid Fix 406 EPIRB
    Viking 6 - man life raft with cradle and cover
    Offshore medical kit
    MOM 8A man overboard module
    Davis radar reflector
    2 - repack kits
    wood plug set
Cockpit Comfort/Dinghy Pac  
    2 - fiberglass storage boxes
    2 - roll down cockpit side curtains
    4 - 2" PVC cockpit cushions and 3 PVC backrests
    2 Harken 6:1 lifting tackle
    Integral swing down bench seat
    Harken 6:1 lifting tackle and 3:1 securing tackle tack
Roller Furling Spinnaker Pac  
    adjustable bridle from cockpit
    Samson XLS Extra spinnaker halyard
    2 - lead blocks
    2 - snatchblocks
     2 - Samson XLS spinnaker sheets
    1.5 oz nylon asymmetrical spinnaker
    Harken 44 2-speed self-tailing winch in cockpit
    Harken 16 single speed winch at mast
    Custom spinnaker turtle
    Continuous line furling system
Engine Pac  
    workshop and parts manuals
    Hand pump and hose for draining saildrive oil
    3 - Reverso electric oil change pumps
    Prop tools
    2 - stripper wee/line cutters
    Engine spares kit
Dinghy Pac  
    AB 10'6" inflatable RIB
    Dinghy cover
    Honda 9.9hp four stroke outboard engine
    foot pump
    3 gallon fuel tank
    Keel shield
    Running lights
    5.5 lb. grapnel anchor with 3/8" x 100 nylon rode
    oars and oar locks
    towing rings
    bow storage bag
    Todd bench seat
    Tiller extension
    Hydrofin Ultrafin FX