Cyclone 30 Patrol Mk III Previous





Cygnus Cyclone 30 Patrol MkIII built and completed by Cygnus Marine in 2002 to their customary high standard of craftsmanship. The boat conforms to RCD Category 'B' rules and she is therefore fast, stable, robust and seaworthy. She was constructed to the first owner’s very exacting specifications on a no expense spared basis.

Berths:  4 Gallery Includes:
Cabin(s):  2 - Cooker  Yes
Heads:  Yes - Microwave:  No
Shower:  Yes - Refrigerator:  Yes
Pressurised Hot/Cold Water:  Yes Other (Please State)  
Central Heating: Yes Hob  Yes
Air Conditioning:: No    

Principle Information

Principle Information

Make:  Cygnus Vessel Reference: CY 0001
Model:  Cyclone Patrol 30 MkIII Number of Engines:  1
LOA: 9.4 Metres Feet HP (each):  330
LWL: Metres Feet Fuel Type:  Diesel
Beam: 3.35 Metres Feet Hull Material  GRP
Draft: 1.00 Metres Feet Displacement:  8000 Kg
Build Year:  2002 Hull Type:  Semi-displacement



boat layout


Description Accommodation

From forward: V berth in separate forward cabin with stowages beneath each berth and a glazed deckhead hatch with flyscreen for light and ventilation. Aft of this cabin is the galley to starboard with Smev 4 burner gas hob and oven, stainless steel sink with pressurised hot and cold water and generous stowage lockers for crockery, glasses etc. Opposite the galley is the heads compartment with electric toilet with change over valve to discharge to holding tank or sea, hand basin, shower fitting, lockering for toiletries, portlight and overhead vent. Aft is the companionway to the wheelhouse with the helm to starboard. The helm has a KAB suspension seat with the engine controls, instruments and listed navigation units to hand and excellent all round visibility.

There is a raised double seat to port with stowage beneath and to side, chart table, ICS Navtex and Yeoman. The three forward facing windows are fitted with Exalto 2 speed wipers. There are glazed hatches with fly screens above both helm and navigator positions for light and ventilation. To the rear of the helm are lockers one of which contains the fridge. There is a dinette to port with 4 facing seats with further stowage beneath and lowering table giving 2 additional berths. Access to the engine is beneath the wheelhouse sole.

There are 13amp outlets in the saloon, galley and forward accommodation supplied by shore power or the generator and a TV outlet in the saloon. The boat is fitted with a Webasto heating system with warm air supplied to fore-cabin, wheelhouse and wheelhouse windows. All of the interior joinery is in teak veneered ply with solid teak mouldings. All saloon windows have curtains.

The accommodation is fitted with easy clean beige head-lining and blue fitted cushions throughout. The boat is fitted with a holding tank for black water (100ltrs) and a fresh water tank (200ltrs). The door to the cockpit is offset to starboard. The spacious cockpit has a watertight access hatch to space below to service generator, shaft, trim tabs, fuel filters and a transom door to starboard leading to the bathing platform. There are lockers to port and starboard of the wheelhouse door to provide seating and further stowage.



Engine Make & Model:  Cummins 6BTA5.9M3 Battery System: 12V
Gearbox Make & Model:  ZF IRM 220A Power Generators:  
Drive Configuration:  Shaft drive Genset: 3.7KVa
Engine Hours:  285 Genset Model: Fischer Panda
Engine Year:  2002 Inverter:  No
Last serviced:   Shore Power:  Yes
Propeller type:  4 blade Battery Charger:  Yes

Single 330hp Cummins 6BTA5.9M3 6cyl diesel engine controlled by Morse single lever control (new cables fitted 2012). Approx 285 hours as at Oct 2013. The engine drives through a ZF 2.04:1 hydraulic gearbox to stainless steel shaft with rope cutter and 4 bladed 24x25in propeller. An emergency steering facility is located beneath the cockpit sole accessed through a separate hatch. Speeds: cruising 15 knots at 2300rpm, max speed 21 knots at 2800rpm. Fuel capacity 750 ltrs in two tanks with remote shut off valves by helm. Hydraulic steering system. Electro-hydraulic trim tabs. Domestic pressurised hot water by calorifier from engine cooling system or electric immersion heater. Vetus 60kgf stern thruster. Jabsco electric clutch operated sea water deck wash pump driven from front of engine.


Navigation Equipment

Yeoman Navigator.
ICOM IC-M50 VHF with ICOM DS-100 DSC Controller.
Raymarine radar.
Raymarine GPS/plotter.
Raymarine tri-data – depth/speed/course.
Raymarine autopilot.
ICS Nav6 navtex.
Ritchie magnetic steering compass.
Suunto hand bearing compass.
The navigation mast and VHF aerials can be folded to reduce air draft and allow the boat to proceed under bridges if required.


3 Varta 180ah batteries (new 2012), one for engine starting and two for domestic supply with the ability to link all three for emergency engine starting.
Shore-side 240v AC connection facility to 240v AC circuits.
Vetus diode splitter battery charger.
Fischer-Panda 3.7kva generator.
Sterling marine power management panel.

Safety Equipment

Navigation lights.
2 x dry powder hand held fire extinguishers.
Seafire auto extinguisher system in engine compartment.
Fire blanket in galley.
2 x auto electric bilge pumps: 2 x manual bilge pumps.
Avon 4 person life raft (tested until 2014)
3 x life-jackets with gas collar (2 new 2012)
2 x lifebuoys.
1 x man-overboard lifebuoy with light.
3 x Exalto 2 speed wipers fitted to wheelhouse windows.
Radar reflector.

Deck & General

The boat is fitted with good hand-holds inside, high cockpit teak handrail, wide side decks with toe rails and good stainless side rails and pulpit rail giving exceptional safety when moving about the boat.
3 pairs heavy duty stainless steel mooring cleats.
Simpson Lawrence fore-deck electric anchor winch controlled from wheelhouse or deck with chain counter, anchor with chain, spare anchor with chain and warp.
Avon dinghy with oars, electric and foot pumps and 3.3hp Mercury outboard.
Stainless steel davit and stainless snap davits for dinghy.
Boat is fitted with a heavy duty D section rubbing strake and a stainless bow striker plate to protect the hull when raising the anchor.
Deck lights.
Interior lighting including red lighting for night passage making.


Owner’s Comments

I am selling this much loved boat with all equipment, too much to list, due to ill health.