Equipment

As a single-handed cruiser-racer Rolling Stone is well equipped with everything one would expect on board a yacht which has crossed the Atlantic Ocean and „visited“ Hawaii, Mexico, Canada and Alaska. Here’s a brief listing without claim to be complete:

MOTOR & FUEL SUPPLY
SOLE MINI33 – 31 hp fresh-water cooled Diesel Engine (new 2015)

TWINDISC TECHNODRIVE SeaProp60 Saildrive (new 2015)
GORI CRUSIING 2-bladed Folding Prop (new 2015)
MORSE-TELEFLEX 1-Lever Engine Controls (new 2015)
Fuel Supply System (new 2009)
VOLVO-PENTA Diesel Pre-Filter System (new 2009)
2x Inspection and Cleaning Hatches for Diesel Tank (new 2017)
1x Inspection Hatch for Motor Compartment

Blower / Ventilator for Motor Compartment

AUTOPILOTS
SCANMAR MONITOR Wind Vane Steering (#301)
RAYMARINE AUTOHELM 2000+ electric Autopilot

ELECTRONICS, NAVIGATION & WEATHER
FURUNO 1721 MARK2 24-Mile Radar
C.A.R.D Radar Detector
FURUNO GPS GP-31
SIGNET MARINE SL-250 SMARTPAK Depth Sounder and Log (new 2015)
STANDARD HORIZON DS45 digital Depth Sounder (redundant)
STANDARD HORIZON GX2320S TITAN+ VHF Radio Station
2nd VHF-Radio Antenna on Radar Mast (redundant)
Handheld LOWRANCE LINK-2 VHF Radio with GPS, DSC and ATIS (new 2016)
2x DANFORTH 5″ARIES CONSTELLATION bulkhead-mounted Compasses
AIS SPOTTER RIO USB AIS Receiver (new 2015)
LENOVO THINKPAD X200s Notebook (new 2015)
DELIUS-KLASING / NV-Verlag electronic and Paper Sea Charts (new 2018-2020)
SELVA radio-controlled Clockwork (new 2014)
Digital Weatherstation (new 2015)
Barometer
HELLA & AQUA SIGNNAL Navigation Lights (new 2020)

RIGGING, HARDWARE, SAILS
Masthead Sloop with stainless Steel Standing Rigging
NORSEMAN Fittings
Bronze Turnbuckles
Wire-to-Rope Halyards
LEWMAR 48-3 Three Speed Racing Genoa Winches
LEWMAR 43-2 Two Speed Spi Winches
LEWMAR 40-2 Two Speed Halyard Winches

LEWMAR ROLLSTOP 70 Foredeck Hatch
Miscellaneous LEWMAR Winches & Hardware
HARKEN MK 1 UNIT 2 Jib Reefing & Furling System
2x Spinnaker / Whisker poles (15.5′) and Spinnaker Gear
2x Genoa Tracks

2nd detachable (Inner) Forestay to allow the Use of a Staysail
Heavy Weather Backstays
NEIL PRYDE Dacron Main Sail (horizontal-cut)
Now out of order: NEIL PRYDE Cruising Laminate 110% Head Sail (tri-radial-cut)
ROLLY TASKER Cruising Laminate 130% Head Sail (tri-radial-cut, new 2020)
Other Sails (Spinnakers, 150% Jib, Storm Jib, Staysail…)

ELECTRICAL
12 V electrical System
2 Series VETUS AGM VEAGM70 (2x 70 Ah, new 2020)
2 Series VARTA AGM MARINE PROFESSIONAL DC (2x 70 Ah, new 2014)
230 V Shore Power Hook-Up (NEMA Standard)
Circuit Breaker Panel
3-Stage Regulator
LED Deck Light (new 2016)
AQUASIGNAL SERIE 34
Tricolor LED Masthead Light with additional 360° Anchor Light (new 2020)
AQUASIGNAL SERIE 34  LED Stern Light (new 2020)
HELLA MARINE Bicolor LED Bow Light (new 2020)
Cabin Lights (new 2016 – 2020)

BOSE SOUNDLINK MINI Audio System with Bluetooth (new 2014)
SIEMENS 37 W Solar Panel
JWS 40 W Solar Panel (new 2016)
ANSELF 20 A digital Voltage Regulator (new 2015)
ATTWOOD SAHARA 500 electric Bilge Pump (new 2015)

HEATING, COOLING, COOKING, TOILET
FORCE 10 GOURMET GALLEY 3-Burner gimballed Propane Stove with Oven
VOLVO ARDIC-41D 4kW Diesel-fired Furnace System

WAECO TROPICOOL TC-21 Electric Cooler (new 2017)
WILCOX CRITTENDEN HEADMATE Sea Water Toilet with 10 Gals. (38 l) Bladder Holding Tank
Conventional Icebox

ANCHORING
LEWMAR V3 electrical Windlass (new 2020)
LEWMAR stainless Deck & Cockpit Switches for Windlass (new 2020)
MAXWELL levered Chain Stopper
Double Bow Roller

BRUCE 33 Anchor (new 2015)
DANFORTH 22 Anchor
75 m (250 ft) 5/16″ High-Test Anchor Chain
45 m (150 ft) Anchor Rode

SAFETY
Bow and Stern Rails with double Lifelines
Emergency Rudder & Tiller (both permanently on board)
Stainless-Steel Ladder mounted on Rail
Offshore Dogder

ACR 375 ResQLink+ Personal Locator Beacon / EPIRB (new 2016)
ACR 566 Crew Overboad Bouy / Distress Strobe Light
XENEC Personal Strobe Lights (3x)
1x MARINEPOOL ISO Premium 300N & 2x COMPASS PROFESSIONAL 300 N Life Jackets (all new 2016)
3-Point Lifebelts (new 2016)
Man-Overboard Pole
Horseshoe Ring
PROFEX Fire-Extinguisher (new 2015)
ORION Distress Signal Collection in waterproof Container (partly new 2016)
COMET Distress Signal Collection in waterproof Container (new 2020)
NICO Distress Signal Starter with red Flares (new 2016)
MONGORA MONDIAL V Signal Gun Cal. 4
NEW 2018: 2x SOLAS approved professional Cold Water Survival / Immersion Suites (VIKING, STEARNS)