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1998 Hallberg-Rassy 34

Gosport, Hampshire


The Hallberg-Rassy 34 was one of the first Germán Frers designed hulls from the famous Swedish yard. A superb balance of performance, safety, and style Kanda Spirit is a remarkable cruising yacht.  484 were built and Kanda Spirit has hull number 245. 

This Hallberg-Rassy offers all the on-board amenities expected of this quality brand, coupled with an easy to handle furling main sail set-up this platform provides comfortable and dependable cruising.

Offered for sale by her long term owners she has recently benefitted from annual services and is ready for new owners to take away. 

Basic Boat Info

Price: £82,500 (Sale Pending)
Tax Status: Paid
Make: Hallberg-Rassy
Model: 34
Year: 1998
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Hallberg-Rassy
Designer: German Frers
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Fin Keel


Length: 34 ft / 10.36 m
Length Overall: 34 ft / 10.36 m
Waterline Length: 28'6 ft / 8.69 m
Beam: 11'2 ft / 3.4 m
Max Draft: 6'0 ft / 1.83 m
Displacement: 5,300 kg
Ballast: 2,100 kg
Single Berths: 2
Double Berths: 1
Twin Berths: 1
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo Penta
  • Rope Cutter: true
  • Model: MD 2030
  • Drive Type: SailDrive
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze, Folding
  • Year: 1998
  • Engine Hours: 1500
Displacement Type: Dry Load


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 160 L
Fuel Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 250 L
Water Tank Material: Stainless Steel


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Sail
Boat Class: Cruisers


Jonathan Taylor
Transworld Yachts Sailing Ltd


Hamble Point Office
Hamble Point Marina School Lane, Hamble
Southampton, GB, SO31 4JD
Tel:+44 (0)23 8045 4000
Transworld Yachts offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.


GENERAL: Interior finished in mahogany with matt silk varnish. Standing headroom throughout the boat. Skylights, opening portholes and ventilators for ventilation. Wooden inner frames for the skylights. Deluxe upholstery in blue. Blue curtains and blue detachable carpets throughout the boat except in front of the galley. Varnished floors in teak with inlaid holly stripes. Headlining accentuated with mahogany inlays.

  • MAIN SALOON: Straight settee to starboard and L-shaped settee to port with lockers above and stowage space underneath. Bookshelves to both sides. Dropleaf saloon table with bottle stowage in centre.  
  • GALLEY: Plastimo Neptune 2000 gimballed gas cooker with oven and grill to port. Stainless steel deep double sinks with pressurised hot and cold water, additional Nature Pure drinking water tap. Stowage for cooking utensils and stores, chopping board, drawers and waste bin. Frigomatic 12v refrigeration unit in insulated cool box. Opening window above the galley. 
  • CHART TABLE: Forward facing chart table to starboard with seat. Chart stowage in table with drawers under. Instrument shelf. Electric switch panel with Mastervolt battery monitor, voltmeter, fuel and water gauges and Webasto heating control
  • FORWARD CABIN: Double berth 2.03m long and 2.04m wide at the widest part. On both sides there are lockers above and stowage below with access doors under the berth. Hanging locker on port side and various lockers on starboard side. Door leading to saloon.
  • AFT CABIN: Double berth 2.13m long, 1.66m wide at widest part. Hanging locker. Lockers above berth and stowage below. Door leading to saloon. Two opening portholes for ventilation.
  • TOILET COMPARTMENT: Interior lining and cupboard in white matt Resopal. Shower stall with teak grating. 12v shower waste pump. Jabsco manual pump action sea toilet. China wash basin with stowage above and below. Pressurised hot and cold fresh water. Mirror. Two opening portholes for ventilation. Heater outlet.
Mechanical Systems

ENGINE: Volvo Penta MD 2030 3 cylinder diesel engine with sail drive
Three bladed folding bronze propeller New 2004
Ambassador rope cutter
Engine compartment is sound insulated
Single lever engine control
Fresh water cooling
Control panel with tachometer and engine hours counter
Saildrive seal replaced August 2015

ELECTRICS: One 12v battery for engine start
Three 85 Ah 12v batteries for general use 
Charging of batteries is by 60A alternator from engine 
12v sockets in forward cabin, aft cabin and at inner chart table
Full 230v shore power system with earth leakage device, four sockets, immersion heater and Mastervolt 25A battery charger and galvanic isolator
International navigation lights 
Combined tricolour and anchor light at masthead

WATER: Pressurised fresh water system to heads compartment and galley with accumulator tank
Reserve foot pump in the galley. Insulated calorifier heated by engine and 230v immersion element
Whale manual bilge pump
Electric emergency bilge pump

HEATING: Webasto Air Top 24 diesel heater with outlets in forward cabin, saloon, aft cabin and heads

Spars and Sails

Fractional double spreader rig by Seldén, standing rigging renewed in 2011
Headsail furling and reefing system Seldén Furlex 200S
Forward and after lower shrouds Halyards and control lines lead into cockpit through clutches to two Lewmar 16 CST self-tailing winches under the windscreen
Selden rodkicker/gas strut
Aluminium protective tubes for rigging screws
Spinnaker pole mounted on track and traveller for stowing pole on mas
Pole topping lift
Spinnaker halyard
Deck light
Hasselfors backstay tensioner


Furling main sail by Sanders Sails 
Furling 135% genoa with sun strip and luff padding by Sanders Sails 
Cruising chute with snuffer

Deck Equipment

Deck, toerail, handrails, cockpit seats, cockpit floor, side trims and bathing platform in teak. Cleats forward, amidships and aft.
Protective brass strips fitted to all cleats.
Fittings for spinnaker blocks.
Two skylights.
Windows in aluminium frames.
Pulpit and pushpit with guard rails in stainless steel.
Two Lewmar 44 CST self-tailing primary sheet winches.
Windscreen with opening centre section and handholds.
Sprayhood and extension to cover entire cockpit
Canvas wheel cover.
Instrument console above sliding hatch.
Solimar wheel steering with rod steering.
Three harness points in cockpit.
Cockpit table
Cockpit Locker
Chain locker forward with space for fenders and chain.
Double stemhead rollers.
45lb CQR anchor with 40m chain. 
Electric anchor windlass with footswitches  on foredeck.
Gas locker aft with two Camping Gaz 907 gas cylinders.
Outboard bracket on pushpit.
Antenna mast in stainless steel on pushpit (GPS, Navtex, Emergency VHF, Cockpit light)
Ensign staff.
Winch handles.
Various fenders and assorted mooring lines.

Navigation Equipment

Fully interfaced instrument system comprising:

At chart table:
Raytheon SL70 radar with mast mounted antenna
Navtex ICS Nav 6
Standard Horizon 2200 VHF with DSC and AIS a remote handset in cockpit
Autohelm MULTI function display

In cockpit:

Autohelm ST50 Speed, depth and wind
Autohelm ST 4000+ wheelpilot

Safety Equipment

All Safety equipment on this yacht will be sold as seen.  Although maintained by the current owner the condition cannot be guaranteed and the new owner should inspect and service the safety equipment supplied to ensure it meets their requirements and suits their use of this vessel.

Firdell Blipper radar reflector on mast
Manual bilge pump
High capacity emergency electric bilge pump
Fire extinguisher in cabin and cockpit locker (service dates unknown)

Transworld Yachts offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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