The Boat

Sejlbåden S/Y Karma på langtur

S/Y Karma is an Amel Mango, build on the French Amel-yard in La Rochelle. Karma is Mango no. 63 and was build in 1987.

The boat was moored in Pornic in Britany when we first saw her. Later, it was moved to La Roche-Bernard. From here, we sailed it home to Denmark in the summer of 2012, together with Jørn, Per og John.

Our home port is Greve Marina.

Make: Amel Mango, hull no. 63

Yard: Amel, La Rochelle

Length: 15,8 meter / 52 feet

Beam: 4.30 meter

Draft: 2,05 meter

Mast height: 19 meter


Sail area: MAX. 150 m2


Forecabin, 1 x single and 1 x 1 1/2 berth, toilet.

Aftcabin, 1 dubble berth, toilet

Midcabin, 1 single berth

Main cabin, 1 x single, 1 x dubble berth, nav.table, galley.

Sails: Main x 2, Genua, Cutter, Mizzen, Staysail x 2, Storm fog

Motor: Perkins 4.236 80 hk, rebuild 2013

Dinghy: 2,6 m. / Outboard Yamaha 8 hk + Suzuki 2 hk


Diesel: 380 l. + 460 l. + 2 x 20 l. Jerry Cans

Water: 1500 l.

Gasoline: 2 x 20 l. Jerry Cans

Misc.: Solar panels, Wind generator