NAJAD Najad 505 for sale

Palma, Spain

Listed price €540,000 EUR

General information
NAJAD Najad 505
Used sail boat for sale
£474,477 GBP | Listed price €540,000 EUR
Name of boat
Length overall
15.29 metres
4.57 metres
Palma, Spain

About this NAJAD Najad 505



RCD Status: The yacht conforms with the essential safety requirements of Directive 94/25EC and is Category A – “Ocean”.


Hull, Deck & Superstructure Construction:

  • White hull with platinum grey cove stripe and two waterline stripes.
  • Surface layer on hull of NGA gelcoat.
  • Hull treated under waterline with epoxy primer (at build) and antifouling paint. Antifouling last done spring 2022.
  • Hull built in a sandwich construction by vacuum infused multi axial glass fibre reinforced epoxy.
  • Hull reinforced with longitudinal and transverse floor plate construction supporting keel fittings, mast engine frame, tanks and cabin soles.
  • Additional longitudinal reinforcements in the hull as stringers.
  • All reinforcements glued and laminated to the hull.
  • All main bulkheads and vertical chain plate fittings laminated on both sides to the hull and stringer system.
  • Deck and coach roof built in sandwich construction with multi-axial glass fibre reinforced epoxy and divinycell core material. Vacuum infused.
  • Hull and deck bolted and glued together.
  • Strengthened glass fibre laminate beneath stress areas.
  • Solid teak capping fitted with a stainless steel rain on the outside.
  • Solid teak laid on deck, coach roof, swim platform and in cockpit area.


Keel & Rudder:

  • Cast iron keel with delta formed lead bulb bolted on with acid resistant stainless steel bolts.
  • Balanced spade rudder of glass fibre reinforced epoxy with acid resistant solid stainless steel rudderpost.
  • Self-aligning rudder bearings.
  • Carbon fibre steering wheel.


Engine & Gearboxes:

  • VOLVO PENTA D3-110, 110hp compact five-cylinder marine diesel engine.
  • One single lever engine control at helm on starboard side.
  • Volvo rev counter with integrated LCD display for engine hours, cooling water temperature and charging current.
  • Separate fuel filter mounted inside engine compartment above standard filter for easy service.
  • Fuel transfer pump.
  • Aquadrive antivibration shaft coupling system.
  • QL electronic shaft and throttle.


Maintenance & Performance:

  • Engine hours – 1850 @ November 2022.
  • Engine last serviced: spring 2022.
  • Cruising speed – approx. 6.5 knots @ 1,700 rpm.
  • Maximum speed – approx. 8.8 knots @ 3,200 rpm.
  • Fuel consumption at cruising speed – approx. 4 litres per hour.
  • 3 x diesel tanks 714 litres in total.


Propulsion & Steering:

  • Flexofold 3-blade folding propeller.
  • Spurs rope cutter on prop.
  • Steering system with rotating torque tubes.
  • Steering pedestal in aluminium, head in glass fibre reinforced polyester.
  • Carbon fibre steering wheel.
  • Emergency steering on the rudderpost and operated by a tiller.



  • Retractable “Swing thruster” 8 kW RMC bowthruster, control at helm.
  • Retractable 6 kW RMC sternthruster, control at helm.   

Electrical Systems

Voltage Systems:

  • 24 V standard service system.
  • 12/24 V domestic system.
  • Some equipment runs on 12 V via a DC/DC transformer.
  • Electric power supplied by separate 80 A alternator on main engine, via battery charger connected via shore power or gen set.
  • Isolating transformer for 230 V shore supply.
  • DC/AC monitoring system positioned at navigation station.
  • 12 V sockets outlets.
  • Flush mounted main switch panel with circuit breakers to chart table.
  • Three main switches for domestic and starting system on board.
  • 220V sockets European 2-pin type.


Battery Banks:

  • Optima start battery 12 V / 115 Ah, in engine bay forward – new 2022.
  • Domestic batteries 24 V / 80 Ah (12 V 160 Ah cells), under saloon floor – new 2022.


Battery Chargers:

  • Mass Combi charger / inverter 24/2000/60 230V 50Hz.
  • Control panel for battery chargers at nav station.
  • Victron energy isolation transformer 7000 Watt, 230V.



  • 24 V / 65 A alternator for service.
  • 12V Volvo alternator for engine battery.



  • Mastervolt Whisper 6 Ultra diesel generator 6 kW, located in engine room to starboard, with sound shield.
  • Generator hours – 135 @ November 2022.
  • Exhaust separator for generator.


Shore Power:

  • Shore supply 230 V (mounted near swim platform), 5 x 220 V outlets and 20m cable.
  • Extra shore power connection at the bow in anchor locker.
  • Cable, plug for shore power.

Plumbing Systems

Fresh Water & Water Heating System:

  • Sigmar water heater under aft bed.
  • Heated via 220V or engine calorifier.
  • Fresh water filter in the galley.



  • Spectra Newport 400 MK II watermaker – 2009. Produces approx. 60 litres per hour.


Bilge Pumps:

  • Electrical bilge pump, automatic and manual switch.
  • Electrical emergency bilge pump.
  • Whale manual bilge pump in cockpit.



  • 714 litres in 3 tanks (1 x day tank and 2 others), all of stainless steel.
  • Suction pipe to fuel tank bottom for evacuation of dirt and condensation.
  • Separate manual evacuation pump provided.


Fresh Water:

  • 840 litres total in 3 acid resistant stainless steel tanks (1 under bed in aft cabin, 2 under saloon floor).
  • Tanks fitted with inspection hatches and level gauges.


Grey/Blackwater Holding Tanks:

  • 2 x holding tanks 140 litres total (70 litres each), forward and aft.
  • Tanks in acid resistant stainless steel with indication lamp showing capacity.
  • Holding tanks connected to deck fitting for evacuation ashore.
  • Shower drain to sump tanks. Manual / electric pump out.

Navigation Equipment

  • FURUNO Autopilot 511, PG-500 with Mamba drive, including:
    1. Navpilot control at helm pedestal.
    2. Handheld wired remote control Furuno Navpilot FAP S021 (display doesn’t work but unit does).
  • Furuno instruments over companionway, from left to right:
    1. 2 x Fi-50 Multi.
    2. Silva compass.
    3. Fi-50 wind.
    4. Fi-50 CH wind.
  • Furuno Fi-50 digital unit at chart table.
  • Furuno Fi-50 digital unit at galley by sinks.
  • Furuno Navnet 3D plotter at helm.
  • Furuno Navnet 3D plotter control unit at chart table.


Communication equipment:

  • Thrane & Thrane sat phone handset at chart table (no contract, not been in use last years).
  • Furuno VHF at chart table.
  • Furuno VHF handset at helm.
  • Icom M801E MF-HF radio.
  • Icom M37 handheld VHF + charger.
  • R&R antenna “Pacific” (GSM, UKW, AM/FM, SSB).

Domestic Equipment


  • 3-burner FORCE 10 cooker with oven and grill.
  • Extractor fan.
  • Gas alarm by cooker, automatic cut-off.
  • Remote controlled shut-off valve for gas.
  • Isotherm front opening fridge above counter aft at galley.
  • 2 x drawer fridges below.
  • 2 x 24V compressors for refrigeration.


Heads / Showers:

  • 2 x electrical toilets Quiet Flush.
  • Odour filter for WC flush water.
  • Electrical waste pump for shower.


Heating & Ventilation:

  • Marine Air Systems air conditioning units in aft & forward cabin and in saloon.
  • Eberspaecher Airtronic heating M-D4 with outlets in all cabins.
  • Extra heater outlet in cockpit.



  • BOSE Acoustimass 10, PIONEER AVIC-D3.
  • TV with DVD player in aft cabin.
  • TV 12” with DVD player in forward cabin.
  • 2 x iPod adapters for PIONEER CD player.
  • Computer with LCD screen at nav table.



  • LED lights for interior.
  • Night lights throughout the boat.


Summary of Accommodation:

  • Interior custom designed by Rhoades Young (formerly Dick Young designs).
  • 2 very comfortable double cabins – one forward and one aft.
  • Originally built with two cabins forward (forward cabin with V-berth and cabin on port with 2 bunk beds), which was later redesigned and rebuilt by Tekanautic in Palma in winter 2020 to be just the one VIP guest cabin.
  • Each cabin has an ensuite head and shower.
  • Excellent galley on port side aft of the saloon.
  • Spacious, light saloon with navigation area aft on starboard side.
  • African mahogany interior with Jatoba details.
  • Flooring of varnished Jatoba plywood with Wenge inlay / veneers.
  • Headlining of cream coloured vinyl covered panels.
  • Alcantara upholstery.
  • Neptune bed mattresses.
  • Plenty of storage space in shelves, cabinets and closets.
  • Overhead hatches with OceanAir fly screens and black out.


Description of layout from forwards:


Forward cabin:

  • Comfortable V-berth forward with large storage space underneath.
  • Settee to port.
  • Wardrobe aft on port side and a locker aft of the settee.
  • Mirror to starboard.
  • Opening skylight can be used as emergency exit or for ventilation purposes.
  • Two hull ports by the bed.
  • Two overhead ports (not opening) aft.


Forward Heads / Shower:

  • To starboard with entrance from forward cabin.
  • White laminated bulkheads.
  • Corian wash basin and countertop.
  • Electrical toilet.
  • Hot and cold water with single lever tap.
  • Separate shower compartment.
  • Mirror.
  • Internal lights.
  • Opening port in coaming.



  • Stairs with 5 shaped footsteps and stainless steel handrail (covered with leather) on both sides.
  • Settee to port with custom table – 2 x stainless steel legs, curved aft / outer edge, and the top hinges out / up and the interior houses an extension piece (also the possibility of some stowage).
  • Settee to starboard.
  • Handrail in the ceiling.
  • Shelves and cupboards outboard of settee backrests.
  • Ample overhead lights and reading lights.
  • 4 x opening coaming windows.
  • Hull window each side.
  • Opening overhead hatch.


Navigation Area:

  • Navigation area to starboard of the entrance stairs aft of the saloon.
  • Large navigation table.
  • Drawers.
  • Comfortable seat.
  • Space for instruments.
  • Electrical panel.
  • Recessed controls (behind Perspex door) for watermaker, chargers, transfer pump, generator.
  • Panel aft of the nav seat (where Wempe clock and chronometer are mounted) hinges down with chart stowage behind.



  • Galley to port of the entrance stairs, extending aft wards.
  • Corian worktop with twin sinks inboard.
  • Waste basket fitted under sink unit (aft).
  • Plenty of storage spaces, cupboards, drawers, dry storage and shelves.
  • Lights over work area.
  • Furuno Fi-50 Digital unit by sinks.
  • Opening port to cockpit above sinks.
  • Window in hull by cooker.
  • Fridges located aft of the cooker and drawer unit.
  • Aft of galley inboard is the door to the engine room.
  • Krups coffee machine.
  • Crockery, cutlery, glasses, galley items and pans, bedding, towels.


Aft Cabin (Owner´s Cabin):

  • Passageway on port leads to the aft cabin (through the galley).
  • Double berth on centreline.
  • Seat to port of the berth.
  • Bookshelves outboard.
  • Desk / vanity area with seat aft to starboard.
  • Ample storage – drawers and hanging space. Lockers forward.
  • Two fixed portholes in the hull and one opening skylight for ventilation.


Aft Heads / Shower:

  • To starboard with entrance from the aft cabin.
  • White laminated bulkheads.
  • Corian wash basin and countertop.
  • Electrical toilet.
  • Hot and cold water with single lever tap.
  • Separate shower compartment with semi-circular sliding door.
  • Mirror on inside of the door.
  • Opening port to cockpit.



  • Fixed aluminium windscreen.
  • Sprayhood with stainless steel supports on windscreen.
  • High gloss varnished navigation area each side of the companionway.
  • Integrated grabrails in curved fiddles of the companionway entrance.
  • High gloss varnished washboard with dedicated stowage space above the sliding hatch.
  • Seats in untreated teak.
  • High gloss varnished cockpit table with folding leaves, drink holders and stowage box.
  • Stainless steel foot bars under cockpit table.
  • 2 x 12 V plugs.
  • Steering pedestal.
  • Carbon fibre steering wheel.
  • Flush moulded handle pockets in the coaming.
  • Cockpit locker on starboard side.
  • Manual bilge pump.
  • 2 x loudspeakers in the cockpit.

Deck Equipment

  • Nordic Mast white carbon fibre mast.
  • Fractional rig 7/8ths with 3 pairs of spreaders.
  • Mast is stepped through the deck onto the keel.
  • In-boom furling mainsail, manual Furlerboom system with control lines to the cockpit.
  • Hydraulic mast jack.
  • Original stainless steel rod rigging.
  • Removable inner forestay.
  • Furlex 400 TD headsail furling system with control line on port.
  • Nordic Mast whisker pole stows on lifelines on port side.
  • Holmatro manual hydraulic control in cockpit, for vang and backstay.
  • Tri-colour, anchor and steaming lights.
  • Lopo LED nav lights at bow and stern.
  • Deck lights on spreaders.
  • Light under boom in cockpit.
  • Flag halyards.
  • Windex.



  • 2 x electric 2-speed, self-tailing primary winches ANDERSEN 68 ST.
  • 2 x electric 2-speed, self-tailing halyard winches ANDERSEN 46 ST.
  • 2 x electric 2-speed, self-tailing mainsheet winches ANDERSEN 46 ST, located aft.
  • Push button controls at coaming.



  • Mainsail UK-Sails “Millennium”.
  • Furling genoa UK-Sails “Millennium”.
  • Parasailor – downwind sail.



  • Stainless steel pulpit.
  • Pushpit with two integrated teak seats.
  • Steps at stern each side to transom platform.
  • Two opening doors in transom.
  • Lifelines with stanchions screwed to fittings, through bolted to the rail below the capping.
  • Gateways in lifelines on both sides.
  • Folding bathing and safety ladder fitted to the integral swim platform.
  • Shower at swim platform.
  • 2 x main lockers on aft deck.
  • Separate drained box for gas bottles accessed at the stern.
  • 4 x internal deck drains.
  • Painted aluminium pole at aft deck port side for radar scanner and aerials (hinged at height of pushpit to allow for transport or winter storage).
  • Winch handles.




Skylights, Portlights, Windows:

  • 3 x opening flushed skylights / hatches on deck (aft, over saloon, forward).
  • 2 x fixed skylights (forward and aft of mast).
  • Stainless steel Dorade vent cowls with stainless steel protection bars.


Anchoring & Mooring Equipment:

  • Stainless steel Delta anchor 40 kg.
  • Electric Lofrans Project 1500 windlass, recessed in locker at bow.
  • Quick handheld wired remote for windlass.
  • Bow roller with integrated safety lock for the anchor.
  • Fresh water deck / anchor wash outlet at bow in anchor locker.
  • MZ electronic chain counter unit at helm.
  • 4 x stainless steel mooring cleats, through bolted.
  • 2 x stainless steel spring cleats, positioned midships, also through bolted.
  • Exit Engineering carbon passerelle / gangway.
  • Fenders and mooring lines.


Covers, Canvas & Cushions:

  • Bimini and sprayhood including frame – new 2020.
  • Leather covered grab rail on aft edge of sprayhood.
  • Cockpit cushions in beige Sunbrella.
  • Wheel and pedestal cover.
  • Cover for companionway (to protect varnished area).


Tender & Outboard:

  • Zodiac inflatable Cadet 285 FR, packs into a bag and stows in aft port locker.
  • Yamaha 5cmh outboard, stows on bracket on the pushpit.
  • Besenzoni pull up / out aluminium extending davits.


Safety Equipment:

  • Seago 6 person life raft in hard pack, stows on pushpit – new 2021.
  • Thrane & Thrane Sailor SGE406-II Satellite GPS EPIRB.
  • Sailor Inmarsat C distress alarm system, box in the galley.
  • Jonbuoy, stows on pedestal on port side.


Fire-Fighting Equipment:

  • 3 x fire extinguishers.

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Maximum speed
16 kph
Cruising speed
12 kph
Number of berths
Broker/Dealer Information

Berthon International

The Shipyard
SO41 3YL
United Kingdom
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