• 62'
  • 2003
  • Newport Beach, California, United States
  • $445,000


The New Zealand boat building industry is renowned for the excellence of the Super Yachts and Mega Yachts that it produces for the world market. Lesser known in North America are the fine sport fishing boats produced in New Zealand yards, as only a few of them have reached these shores. Bob Salthouse, Principal of Salthouse Marine Group in Auckland, has been designing and building sport fishing boats for more than 30 years.  Over 750 boats have been built to date from his designs. His hulls are famous for their seakeeping capabilities and are used by the New Zealand Customs Service for patrolling the country's coastline.

FOR PETE’S SAKE is a customized long range sport fishing boat which has been maintained by a full time captain.  This is an opportunity for someone who is looking for a comfortable, efficient, and economical boat to fish the waters of the West Coast, Mexico and Central America.  The boat is nicely finished and features all of the comforts and amenities expected in a boat capable of cruising and fishing.  Spacious, air conditioned, enclosed bridge allows comfortable operation in all weather conditions.

  • Basic Information
  • Dimensions
  • Speed / Weight
  • Accomodations
  • Hull & Deck
  • Engine Information
  • Category: Motor Yacht
  • Model: Yachtfisher
  • Model Year: 2003
  • YearBuilt: 2002
  • Year Refit: N/A
  • Refit Type: N/A
  • Tax Paid: N/A
  • Country: United States
  • Registration #: N/A
  • Coast Guard #: 736632
  • Vessel Top: Enclosed Pilothouse
  • Fly Bridge: No
  • Cockpit: Yes
  • Helipad: No
  • Accomodations: Guest SR/S: 3/0 - Crew R/B/S: 0/3/0
  • LOA: 62' 0" (18.90m)
  • LWL: --
  • LOD: --
  • Beam: 16' 4" (4.98m)
  • Min Draft: --
  • Max Draft: 4' 3" (1.30m)
  • Clearance: --
  • MFG Length: --
  • Cruise Speed: --
  • Cruise Speed RPM: --
  • Cruise Speed Range: 1,000 Miles
  • Max Speed: --
  • Max Speed RPM: --
  • Max Speed Range: --
  • Displacement: 27 Tonne
  • Gross Tonnage: --
  • Water Capacity: 260 Gallons
  • Holding Tank: 40 Gallons
  • Fuel Capacity: 1,100 Gallons
  • Fuel Consumption: --
  • Berths: N/A
  • Heads: 3
  • Sleeps: N/A
  • State Rooms: 3
  • Crew Berths: 3
  • Crew Sleeps: N/A
  • Crew Heads: N/A
  • Captains Quarters: No
  • Hull ID: N/A
  • Hull Material: Fiberglass
  • Deck Material: N/A
  • Hull Configuration: N/A
  • Project Manager: N/A
  • Hull Designer: Bob Salthouse
  • Hull Color: N/A
  • Hull Finish: N/A
  • Exterior Designer: N/A
  • Interior Designer: N/A
  • Manufacturer: Cummins
  • Model: QSM-11
  • Engine Count: Twin
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


The unique interior layout features multiple lounging/dining areas.  Port and starboard sliding transom doors access the large fishing cockpit.  Entry through door to an aft "al fresco" dining/lounge area, U-shaped dinette with power drop-down windows to cockpit and galley.  This area is also air-conditioned and has an enclosed day head and rod storage locker.  Another door leads into the main salon with built-in cabinetry, bar w/icemaker and television to starboard, L-shaped dinette with removable cocktail table forward to port, and the U-shaped galley aft to port.  Going forward and down stairs are three staterooms; the master with centerline walk-around bed is forward with ensuite head, guest stateroom to port with twin lower berths and separate access to guest head, and 2nd guest cabin to starboard with upper/lower berths.  Circular stairway leads from salon to enclosed, air-conditioned bridge which features two helm chairs, L-shaped settee, and access to aft outside bridge deck with control station overlooking cockpit.


  • L-shaped leather lounge with dining table and 4 storage drawers
  • Cocktail cabinet with U-Line icemaker
  • Buffet with 8 drawer storage unit
  • Entertainment center with satellite TV and DVD player
  • Wood sea bird sculpture
  • Built-in wine rack with storage for thirty-three bottles
  • Custom decorative dining table (removable for travel)
  • Oceanaire blinds
  • Retractable curtains
  • Central vacuum system
  • Spiral stairway access to enclosed bridge
  • Brass clock and barometer
  • Electrical panel with custom decorative door


  • Large U-shaped galley adjoining main salon
  • GE two door refrigerator/freezer with teak panel doors
  • Miele 4-burner electric cook top with stainless steel cover and full-size oven
  • Twin stainless steel sinks
  • Seagull filtered drinking water
  • Custom sliding knife drawer and spice rack
  • 9 Drawers for china and kitchen equipment storage
  • 3 Large storage cabinets
  • Condiment storage locker
  • Custom paper towel holder
  • Built-in microwave
  • Espresso machine
  • Cherry and white ash floor
  • Terrazine countertops and back splashes
  • Electric drop-down window separating galley from aft alfresco lounge area


  • Walk-around queen bed with 3 drawer storage beneath
  • 2 Hanging lockers
  • 7 Storage drawers
  • 2 Shoe compartments
  • 13"JVC TV
  • Overhead lights
  • Individual reading lights
  • Fresh air fan
  • Decorative sea bird sculpture

 Ensuite head:

  • Head
  • Shower
  • Vanity with locker behind
  • Linen locker


  • Full-length lower twin beds with custom bed covers
  • Night stand with (4) drawers
  • Hanging locker with (4) drawers for clothing
  • Large storage space under each bed
  • Overhead lights
  • Individual reading lights
  • Fresh air fan  

    Ensuite Head:

  • Head
  • Shower
  • Vanity with locker behind
  • Linen locker


  • (2) Full-size under and over bunks
  • Night stand with (3) drawers
  • Storage area under bottom bunk


A spiral staircase leads from the main salon/galley area to a spacious, fully enclosed, air conditioned bridge with a 360 degree view.

  • (2) Black leather helm chairs at helm station and full instrument panel
  • Bench seating for up to six people (also doubles as sleeping space for guests or crew)
  • 19” Vizio HD TV
  • Sirius satellite radio
  • AM/FM/CD stereo
  • Built-in drinks refrigerator
  • Chart table
  • Storage cabinets and chart locker
  • Secondary electrical panel
  • Activation panel for engine room fire extinguishing system
  • Back-up mechanical engine controls
  • Ritchie magnetic compass
  • Hynautic engine and steering controls
  • (2) Standard Spectrum VHF radios
  • Dual Furuno Navnet displays: radar, depth, GPS
  • Simrad/Robertson autopilot
  • Cummins engine gauges and displays
  • Spotlight mounted on hardtop


  • Twin Cummins QSMII 635hp engines with 5114A down angle gear boxes
  • Engine room C02 fire extinguishing system
  • Bennett trim tabs
  • Racor fuel filters
  • Smoke/heat detector, audio/visual alarm
  • (5) Rule bilge pumps
  • Sea Recovery 800 GPD water maker (serviced 7/13)
  • Cruiseair 5-zone A/C system, 36,000 in salon, 24,000 in pilothouse, 10,000 in main cabin, and 7,000 in additional two cabins
  • Stainless steel 2 ½" twin propeller shafts
  • Twin Drivesaver flexible couplings
  • Chatfield Blue water lip shaft seals
  • Cast bronze rudders
  • Henley 4-blade props
  • Acoustop sound proofing, deck/bulkheads, machinery and fittings, soft-mounted where possible to eliminate/reduce noise transfer
  • Salthouse designed/developed venturi underwater secondary mufflers, twin engine dual water lock systems
  • Engine air intakes: dual with water separators and dual forced air ventilation
  • Strainers: dual sea water intakes, main engines and generators, visual inspection glasses, gate/shut-off valves


  • Onan 17kW genset
  • 9.5 kW Phasor genset with Kubota diesel engine (new 12/13)
  • Shore power 50amp 220v
  • 24v engine alternators for starting battery banks
  • Mastervolt Sinewave 5kW 100 amp inverter/charger
  • House bank with 4 - 12V heavy duty batteries
  • Engine bank with 2 - 12V heavy duty batteries per engine
  • Genset start batteries
  • Bow thruster battery


  • Deck is molded, hand laminated fiberglass with balsa core and carbon fiber stiffening for high strength and thermal insulation
  • Side decks, foredeck, bridge and cockpit areas are non-skid surfaces
  • 4 Watertight bulkheads
  • Bow sprit/pulpit, molded, stainless steel bow roller with stainless steel chain chafe pad
  • Muir 3500, 24V reversible anchor windlass with remote
  • Danforth 30 kg stainless steel anchor with 300' of 10mm chain
  • Sidepower bow thruster
  • Stainless steel bow rails
  • Stern anchor – alum. 60’ chain, 180’ rode
  • Davco davit with power up/down on boom
  • 13'6" Zodiac Yachtline RIB tender
  • Yamaha 25hp, 4-stroke outboard
  • Tender chocks and tie down system
  • Tender cover


Aft of the enclosed bridge, overlooking the cockpit is a spacious deck area with seating on three sides.  

  • Large central console combines a control center with a storage locker
  • Engine controls
  • Bow thruster controls
  • Rudder angle indicator
  • Trolling valve controls
  • (8) Rod holders on stainless steel railings
  • Rod storage in overhang for (4) light tackle rods


Located aft of the galley, inside the door leading to the cockpit 

  • Large U-shaped banquette
  • Decorative dining table, comfortably seats five people
  • Electric window to cockpit which opens for fresh air and closes when A/C is running
  • Day head with shower
  • Lockable rod storage area which holds up to (14) big game rods and tackle
  • Large under deck refrigerator/freezer
  • Under deck hold containing: 2 - 400 gal fuel tanks


Fully equipped for all styles of fishing from marlin and tuna to exotic bottom fish, with over 100 sq. feet of open space.

  • Tackle station
  • Tackle locker
  • Bait tank - 50 gal.
  • (11) Rod holders
  • Removable fishing chair
  • Plate in deck for big game chair pedestal
  • Fiberglass outriggers
  • Padded coamings with: bins, port & starboard storage lockers, and trash disposal inside
  • Steps to side and foredeck
  • Removable custom decorative dining table
  • Salt and fresh water wash downs
  • (2) Sliding transom doors
  • Large scuppers
  • Stainless steel removable swim ladder
  • (2) Hatches allowing access to lazarette and generator areas
  • Removable boarding platform


Located under the cockpit floor, this area offers equipment storage space and access to tanks and pumps.

  • Fuel tank: 300 gallon
  • Black water tank: 40 gallon
  • Grey water tank: 200 gallon
  • Fresh water tanks: (2) 250 gallon total
  • Bilge pumps
  • Fortress lightweight stern anchor/emergency main anchor


The New Zealand boat building industry is renowned for the excellence of the large custom power and sail yachts that it produces for the world market. Lesser known in North America are the fine long range sport fishing boats produced in New Zealand yards, as not many of them have reached these shores. One of those builders, Salthouse Marine Group in Auckland has built over 750 boats, famous for their seakeeping capabilities and some of their designs are used by the New Zealand Customs Service for patrolling the country's coastline. 

For Pete's Sake is a customized long range Salthouse  sportfisher/coastal passagemaker which has been professionally maintained. This is an opportunity for someone who is looking for a comfortable, efficient and economical boat to fish or cruise the waters of the West Coast, Mexico and Central America. The boat is nicely finished and features all of the comforts and amenities expected, including a spacious, air conditioned, enclosed bridge which allows comfortable operation in all weather conditions.




Potential purchasers should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht.  These specifications are believed to be true and correct but cannot be guaranteed. 

  • Personal items
  • Fishing tackle and gear
  • Sirius Satellite radio