BananaBelt Boats & Yachts
2919 V Avenue
Anacortes, Washington, US, 98221
Tel:360 588 9208
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1986 DeFever POC Pilothouse

location icon Anacortes, Washington
Year 1986
Length 53 ft

Perfect Liveaboard Long Range Cruiser or Charter Business!

See this Beautiful Boat That Could be that perfect charter business you've always wanted to do! Jones Act Waiver is Transferable. 

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If you Love Pilothouses for the great cruising visibility but long for the comfort of an Aft Cabin Motor Yacht with the living and entertaining space of a Flush Deck, this has EVERYTHING you could want for your Pacific Northwest explorations and cruising!

Legendary DeFever build quality and design, backed with the right power and many upgrades means that this one-of-a-kind Motor Yacht won't last!  Don't Wait!

3 Staterooms, each with a private head!  Huge Galley and Salon on same level!  Easy "Euro-Style" covered walkarounds and the awesome views underway from the Pilothouse and Custom Hard Top enclosed Flybridge are just a few of the cruising comfort features!

Reliable 3208 Caterpillar 375hp Twin Diesel Motors, 2 generators (18kw and 8kw) and a diesel stove / oven for efficient heating and reverse cycle Heat and Air Conditioning for long range cruising comfort, too! 

Bow Thruster.  

This vessel is in an LLC with Jones Act Waiver for Charter purposes.  Always Captain and Crew Chartered - perhaps you're looking for that next adventure?   Be your own boss and cruise and entertain - take a look at all the possibilities as this DeFever is flexible enough for this or for your own personal cruising adventures and more!

Come check her out before she's gone - she's in our On-Land Marina in Anacortes, WA where we're open 7 days a week!!


Year Built 1986
Category Power
Length Overall 55 ft
Beam 16'6 ft
Cabin Headroom 6'6 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID ADF53022F686
Drive Type Direct
Engines 2
Total Engine Power 750 hp
Cruising Speed 8 kn
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 1,000 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 400 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 80 gal
Dry Weight 55,000 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Caterpillar
Model: 3208TA
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 375hp
Type: Inboard
Engine Hours: 4500
Engine Location: Port

Engine 2 Specifications

Make: Caterpillar
Model: 3208TA
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 375hp
Type: Inboard
Engine Hours: 4500
Engine Location: Starboard
  • Garmin GPSmap 7608
  • Garmin EchoMap SV
  • Northstar Navigator
  • Raytheon Ray400 Loudhailer 
  • Icom VHF radio
  • Twin 375hp Caterpillar 3208's with 4236 / 4261 hours
  • 18kw Onan generator
  • 8kw Onan generator
  • Newmar Perfect Wave inverter / charger
  • Marine Air reverse cycle heat / AC
  • Endeavor inflatable with Mercury outboard
  • 60# Suncor Plowmaster anchor
  • 300' chain and 20' nylon rode
  • SidePower bow thruster
  • Trim tabs
  • Wide covered walk-arounds
The Company 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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