Day Break

  • 48'
  • 2002
  • Portsmouth, Rhode Island, United States
  • $249,000


The Robert Perry designed Tayana 48 is one of the most versatile and popular offshore cruising yachts available on the market.  The exterior lines of the Tayana 48, coupled with a very well thoughtout interior rivals many larger yachts.

  • Basic Information
  • Dimensions
  • Speed / Weight
  • Accomodations
  • Hull & Deck
  • Engine Information
  • Builder: TAYANA
  • Category: Cruising Sailboat
  • Model: N/A
  • Model Year: 2002
  • YearBuilt: 2002
  • Year Refit: N/A
  • Refit Type: N/A
  • Tax Paid: N/A
  • Country: United States
  • Registration #: N/A
  • Coast Guard #: N/A
  • Vessel Top: N/A
  • Fly Bridge: No
  • Cockpit: No
  • Helipad: No
  • Accomodations: Guest SR/S: 2/6 - Crew R/B/S: 0/0/0
  • LOA: 48' 0" (14.63m)
  • LWL: --
  • LOD: --
  • Beam: 14' 6" (4.42m)
  • Min Draft: 6' 0" (1.83m)
  • Max Draft: --
  • Clearance: --
  • MFG Length: --
  • Cruise Speed: 8 Knots
  • Cruise Speed RPM: --
  • Cruise Speed Range: --
  • Max Speed: 9 Knots
  • Max Speed RPM: --
  • Max Speed Range: --
  • Displacement: 39,000 Pounds
  • Gross Tonnage: --
  • Water Capacity: 250 Gallons
  • Holding Tank: 30 Gallons
  • Fuel Capacity: 150 Gallons
  • Fuel Consumption: --
  • Berths: 3
  • Heads: 2
  • Sleeps: 6
  • State Rooms: 2
  • Crew Berths: N/A
  • 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: N/A
  • Hull Color: N/A
  • Hull Finish: N/A
  • Exterior Designer: N/A
  • Interior Designer: N/A
  • Manufacturer: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH3-2E
  • Engine Count: Single
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


In the bow and forward of a hanging locker, is a large anchor locker, which is accessed from the forward head. There are storage lockers port and starboard. The roomy forward head includes a manual head and a fully enclosed shower.

Aft of the head is the forward stateroom. The port side Pullman-Berth is large queen sized and comfortable. This forward stateroom has storage lockers under the berth with hanging locker and copious drawer storage starboard. A large hatch overhead hatch and four opening ports provide excellent ventilation. The locker has also been wired to accommodate a combination washer dryer.

The main salon is accessed from the cockpit via the companionway with teak steps. Storage in the salon is above, behind and below settees. A "U"-shaped settee to port and a "High/Low" dining table that converts to a double berth. The salon area features two in hull opening ports, a factory upgrade, and two overhead hatches that provide great natural light and ventilation.
To starboard is an "L"-shaped settee. Followed, just aft by a nice large navigation station.

The galley is located to port in the walkthrough between main salon and master aft cabin. Amidships, below and behind the companionway steps, is an island with counter space and double sinks. Below this counter is the sound proofed engine/genset compartment, with four access hatches, forward, beneath and aft of the sink. The galley also features a custom over under refrigerator/freezer box set up that was factory built. The refrigerator is both top and front loading.

The large master stateroom is in the stern of the boat. It has a center-line with queen-sized berth with multiple cabinets, hanging lockers, drawers, and port/starboard storage compartments. There is also a sit-down vanity with an overhead mirror. There is a large opening hatch and five (5) opening ports for excellent ventilation. The aft head is to starboard with enclosed shower, electric head and two (2) opening ports. Two (2) in hull opening ports with screens add additional light and natural ventilation. The aft head includes two (2) large storage cabinets with storage below s/s sink.



• (3) Burner Propane Stove w/ Oven

• Double s/s sink with Butcher Block covers

• Well Insulated upper cold box

• Isotherm Refrigerator with both top and front access

• Drawers, Closets & cabinets with generous storage

• Microwave Compartment above sink

Forward Cabin and Owner's Cabin


Forward Cabin

Tayana Center





• (3) Burner Propane Stove w/ Oven

• Double s/s sink with Butcher Block covers

• Well Insulated upper cold box

• Isotherm Refrigerator with both top and front access

• Drawers, Closets & cabinets with generous storage

• Microwave Compartment above sink

Forward Cabin and Owner's Cabin

Forward Cabin

• Has large queen size Pullman-Berth with storage cabinets above and large storage

and drawers below

• Hanging locker on the starboard side is wired for Washer/Dryer combo unit.

• Cabinet with 9 drawers and a bulk storage and hanging locker on stbd

• One large overhead hatch with 4 s/s opening port lights

Owner's Cabin

• Centerline Queen size berth

Abundant storage cabinets, hanging lockers, shelves and drawers

 Storage locker behind berth

 Large Opening hatch

(5) S/S ports

 Vanity w/ mirror and pull out swivel stool

 (2) built in seats

 (2) In hull opening ports with screens






Forward Head

• Separate stall shower

• SS sink

• Large opening hatch

• Hanging Storage locker

• Full upper & lower cabinets around area

• Manual Raritan Head

Aft Head

• Stbd head, shower and SS sink

• Raritan Electric Head

• Large canned food locker

• Large bulk storage locker


Main Salon

• Solid teak companionway ladder.

• 2-opening overhead hatches

• Starboard Dinette hi-lo table that converts to a double berth

• Pioneer radio with Bose speakers and remote CD player.

• L-Shaped settee to starboard with storage below.

• The Starboard settee has a combination dining/cocktail and chart pedestal table.

• Teak enclosed mast in salon

• Teak chart table with 2 large storage drawers and storage under table

• Cabinets abound

• Additional Storage behind and below settees


• Standard Horizon Intrepid VHF

• Garmin 2010 C

• Furuno 1712 Radar

• Raymarine ST 6001 Autopilot

• Raymarine ST 60 Depth

• Raymarine ST 60 Log

• Rapid Fix 406 E.P.I.R.B.

Electrical Equipment

• Shore power inlets (1 x 30 amp)

• Large AC/DC electrical panel with voltage meters

• 110v and 12v outlets throughout interior

• Pro-line battery switches (3)

• 8D battery

• (2) 4D batteries

• 2 Spreader lights

• Navigation lights

• Anchor light

• Tri-color Mast top nav light

Sails & Rigging

Sails (All sails are 2002)

• UK Sails Main Sail with Tides Track Systems (2013) and Dutchman flaking

• UK 135% Yankee

• UK Staysail


• Aluminum mast

• Cutter Rig

• Pro Furl roller furling on headsail and staysail

• Forespar rigid boom vang w/ tackle

• Lewmar SS traveler for main with 5-fold purchase

• Lewmar blocks

• Lewmar #62 ST sheet winches for Yankee (upgrades)

• Lewmar #40 ST winches (2) on coaming for staysail

• Lewmar #44 ST winches (1) on mast

• Lewmar #16 ST winch on mast for main out-haul and reefing lines

• Lewmar #40 winch on cabin top - to control Main, Yankee and staysail halyards

• Electric winch on cabin top - for Main-sheet control

• Tides mast track and slides

• Main is controlled by the Dutchman system

• Halyards lead to cockpit for ease of sail handling.

. SS Stanchions - High double life-lines

Mechanical Equipment

• Yanmar 75HP diesel engine

• 20" Bronze Maxi Prop

• Racor Fuel Filter

• Lead foam insulated engine room

• Large raw water strainer for engine intake w/acrylic cover

• Vetus muffler/waterlock system


The Company offers the details of this vesel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information norwarrant 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.