Lightning 41 Express

  • Hybrid Kevlar/E-glass outer skin
  • All epoxy construction
  • Hull completely glassed inside and out
  • Hull Sides two layers of ¼” Okoume plywood outside, one inside
  • ¾” Divinycell foam cored, vacuum bagged hull sides
  • Bottom two layers ½”, one layer ¼” AB Marine fir plywood
  • Divinycell foam cored bulkheads and superstructure
  • Nida-Core (or Plascore) honeycomb cored decks (Nida-Core being discontinued by 3M)
  • Exterior faired to yacht quality finish and painted using complete Alexseal product line
  • Accessible bilge spaces also faired and topcoated

Additional Details

Length overall: 41’6”
Beam: 12’ 9”
Fuel capacity: 600 gallons
Freshwater: 175 gal.
Draft: (hull only) 21”
Weight: 16,500#

Equipment List

Engines
Triple Mercury Verado 350hp outboards

Bracket
Armstrong custom

Generator
6.0KW Northern Lights diesel

Tower
Carolina Custom Towers full tower with upper control station

Outriggers
Rupp double spreader tower release with matching center rigger

Enclosure
Three sided with polycarbonate front panels and isinglass sides

Chairs
Pompanette Unlimited class fighting with reverse launcher
Pompanette Maximus Elite helm and companion chairs

Electrical
Full ABYC compliant package with LED lighting throughout
Paneltronics custom AC and DC distribution panels
Galvanic shore power isolator
Dual 16 amp cordsets with inlet breakers (50hz )
All wire used marine tinned UL-1426
All connectors heat shirked
Blue Seas 40amp solid state multi-bank battery charger
Dedicated Optima starting batteries for each engine
Main house Optima deep cycle battery bank
Blue Seas Automatic Charging Relays (ACR’s) between all banks

Mechanical
Cruisair 12,000 BTU HVAC in forward cabin
Cruisair 12,000 BTU HVAC on bridge deck
Eskimo Ice Cube 450 #/day shaved ice maker
Headhunter X-Caliber freshwater pump
Headhunter X-Caliber saltwater washdown/livewell pump
Raritan Atlantes Freedom head
Automatic bilge pumps in each water tight compartment (4)
High water alarms in lazzarette and main bilges

FORWARED CABIN:
V Berth
Bunks
Toilet with sink
Galley with sink, microwave, coffeemaker, electric burner, fridge and freezer storage for dishes
Fiberglass headliner
Teak floor and trimming on beds, cabinets, cabinet doors ect…
Bridge:
Center Helm
2 L shaped seetes
Cushions for L shaped seetes
Under seat rod storage on bridge deck

Cockpit
Cockpit Mezzanine with fresh water sink bait prep and live well
Teak covering and coaming boards
2 Large In-deck insulated fish boxes w/macerator
In-deck live well
Salt water wash Down Pump
Fresh water wash down for showering