MAGNETIC SKY is a great example of the respected Frers-designed Hylas 70, largest of the popular and highly respected Hylas Yacht Series, built on a semi-custom basis to the highest standards. Fully automated push-button sail handling systems allow for easy shorthanded sailing, and her long list of additional options includes air, generator, bow thruster, water maker and an extensive package of navigation and entertainment electronics. Since her launch in 2010, MAGNETIC SKY has proven to be a fast, safe and extremely comfortable world cruiser featuring a versatile four-cabin layout that is ideal for both private use and charter.
SKY features the standard four-cabin layout with three en-suite owner/guest
cabins, plus an additional en-suite crew/guest cabin.
crafted solid teak Euro-styled joinerwork and veneer surfaces are finished in
satin varnish throughout, with custom burled table tops in salon. Cabin soles
are satin finished teak with custom locking mechanisms. Head and shower areas
are all painted white Awlgrip and feature Corian vanity tops, solid Corian
sinks and molded floors. Hanging lockers are lined with cedar and feature
automatic lights. White Ultraleather headliner with Oceanair hatch
screens/blinds throughout. All interior fabrics, décor and bedding were
upgraded in 2017, including faux leather seating, accent pillows, cool gel
memory foam mattresses, and two sets of fitted sheets.
forward is a private VIP stateroom with a king-sized berth, settee and significant
storage space, including a large hanging locker, drawers and several cabinets. An
en-suite head is forward, along with a shower stall shared with the port guest
PORT GUEST STATEROOM:
of the main salon and to port is the second guest cabin, featuring a generous double
berth, hanging locker and multiple drawers and lockers. There are (3) opening
portholes and a large deck hatch. A head and shower stall is across the
SKY’S main salon seems quite large for a vessel of this size, due in part to
her generous 18’ beam. A large L-settee is to port, with a beautiful burled
table that expands as needed to accommodate six comfortably, and can be lowered
to a coffee table position. Two folding seats are inboard and can be stored
away while underway. To starboard is a full-length settee with burled table
that can be expanded or lowered to coffee table height, and an Avanti built-in
wine cooler. Light, ventilation and visibility are provided by two large deck
hatches and teak-trimmed tinted deck house windows along the front and sides.
and to starboard is an L-shaped navigation station with easy access to the
cockpit. There is a comfortable pedestal chair along with built-in backlit switch
panels, navigation instruments and remote control panels for the water maker and
tank monitors. The workspace also includes a chart table with custom storage
for computer and (in adjacent cabin) a printer.
aft and to port is a long galley that is fully equipped for comfortable living
at sea or on anchor. There are several well-thought-out storage lockers for
glass, dinnerware and appliances. Some of the many features include:
passageway leads aft along the starboard side to the owner’s cabin with a roomy
fourth cabin outboard – quite suitable for crew or guests -- with over/under
berths, plus a private head with shower. There are (2) opening portholes, plus one
each in the head and shower.
The full-beam owner's private stateroom is located aft
and features a large 66” berth on centerline with a vanity to port. There are (2) large hanging lockers, (14)
drawers and numerous cabinets. Light and
ventilation provided by a deck hatch and (4) opening portholes. A private head
with separate shower stall and (2) opening portholes is found along the port
hand-laid Twaron reinforced fiberglass hull using Vinylester resins and Isophthalic
Gelcoat with epoxy barrier coating. Balanced spade rudder with partial skeg for
optimal performance, strength and protection. There are watertight collision bulkheads
aft of forepeak locker and forward of aft lazarette. Topsides are Dark Blue
Awlgrip with gold cove stripe, double red boot stripes and blue bottom (painted June 2019). There
is also a teak rubrail with stainless striker.
with balsa core and solid laminate in areas of deck hardware, laid teak decks
and cabin top, white gelcoat and molded-in beige non-skid around cockpit
coamings. Modern transom with molded-in steps, swim platform and built-in swim
ladder. There is a transom garage door that opens hydraulically for easy access
to extensive storage space with custom shelving, along with large corner lazarette
lockers each side, accessible on the aft deck. On the foredeck there is a deep
forepeak locker with line hangers and a separate split chain locker forward.
toe rails and all stainless deck hardware, including (7) low-profile stainless hatches,
(22) opening portholes, double anchor rollers, Antal genoa tracks and cars, Harken
turning blocks, mooring cleats etc.
of the many highlights of MAGNETIC SKY’S design is the spacious cockpit with
twin helm stations for easy access from the aft deck and great visibility while
steering. The cockpit space was designed to maximize seating for ten
comfortably around a beautiful varnished 6’ teak table with drop-leaves and built-in
drink cooler. The twin helms greatly benefit short-handed sailing, with all
sail controls within easy reach. Cockpit and helm cushions with backrests all new,
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