This sailing yacht HANUMAN (ENDEAVOUR II replica) is a 42 m 138 (ft) large alustar vessel which was crafted by Royal Huisman and concieved by Dykstra & Partners. Sleeping 6 guests and 8 crew, sailing yacht HANUMAN (ENDEAVOUR II replica) was registered as (J Class). The graceful sailing yacht has been brought about from the naval architecture of Dykstra & Partners. Pieter Beeldsnijder Design produced her interior design brief.
The classic sailing beauty HANUMAN is an aluminium replica of Charles Nicholsons Endeavour II, which built for the 1937 to battle the Js in the Americas Cup Race. Endeavour II challenged RANGER in the 1937 Americas Cup but did not beat her. HANUMAN has now beaten the 2003-built replica Ranger, avenging the race sailed 72 years earlier that Endeavour II never won. This match which was held in Newport Bucket in Rhode Island USA was eagerly anticipated. In HANUMANS first appearance she won two separate races. Dykstra and Partners were the Naval Architects for HANUMAN and have also refitted the J Class yachts Shamrock V, Velsheda, Endeavour and Ranger. Her name came from Hanuman, the mighty ape that aided Lord Rama in his expedition against evil forces and is one of the most popular idols in the Hindu pantheon. Hanuman is believed to be an avatar of Lord Shiva and is worshiped as a symbol of physical strength, perseverance and devotion.
Dykstra & Partners was the naval architect involved in the formal superyacht design work for HANUMAN (ENDEAVOUR II replica). Her interior design was completed by Pieter Beeldsnijder Design. Dykstra & Partners is also associated with the yacht general design work for this boat. the Netherlands is the country that Royal Huisman constructed their new build sailing yacht in. After formal launch in 2009 in Vollenhove the boat was delivered on to the owner having completed sea trials and testing. Her main hull was built out of alustar. The sailing yacht main superstructure is fabricated for the most part from alustar. With a width of 6.6 metres / 21.65 feet HANUMAN (ENDEAVOUR II replica) has moderate interior. A reasonably deep draught of 4.72m (15.49ft) limits the list of worldwide harbours she can enter into, contingent on their individual characteristics.
Fitted with a single SCANIA diesel main engines, HANUMAN (ENDEAVOUR II replica) is able to attain a top speed of 12.8 knots. HANUMAN (ENDEAVOUR II replica) is propelled by a single screw propeller (hundested 4 blades variable pitch). Her total HP is 350 HP and her total Kilowatts are 259. Concerning bow thruster maneuverability she utilises Hundested.
The generous luxury yacht S/Y HANUMAN (ENDEAVOUR II replica) is able to accommodate as many as 6 guests in addition to 8 crew.
Her Engine(s) is one 350 Horse Power or 259 Kilowatts Scania. The Model type is DI 12 59M diesel. - Overall output: 350 HP /259 KW. - Top Speed: 12.8 knots. - Fuel Capacity: 8240 L. - Water: 2900.00. - Power generation: Kohler 2 times 40 kilowatts. - Has been to: Narragansett Pier. United States. Washington County. Rhode Island. - Bow Thrusters: Hundested. - Total Sail Size: 499 Metres Squared. - Beam: 6.6m/21.65ft. - Waterline Length (LWL): 27.68m/90.8ft. - Draught at deepest: 4.72m/15.49ft.
In October 2009 HANUMAN (ENDEAVOUR II replica) visited Narragansett Pier, in United States. This sailing yacht also cruised the waters near Washington County during the month of Sept 2009.
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