• 60'
  • 1977
  • Fajardo, Puerto Rico
  • $295,000


“SOLEMATE” is a very capable little ship of solid steel construction and economic trans-oceanic capability.  Very stable with a pleasant motion at anchor and underway her present owner has replaced, rebuilt, and improved every system on board and refinished every surface, she is in beautiful condition.

  • Basic Information
  • Dimensions
  • Speed / Weight
  • Accomodations
  • Hull & Deck
  • Engine Information
  • Category: Trawler
  • Model: Trawler
  • Model Year: 1977
  • YearBuilt: 1977
  • Year Refit: 2011
  • Refit Type: N/A
  • Tax Paid: N/A
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Registration #: N/A
  • Coast Guard #: N/A
  • Vessel Top: Bimini Top
  • Fly Bridge: No
  • Cockpit: No
  • Helipad: No
  • Accomodations: Guest SR/S: 3/8 - Crew R/B/S: 0/0/0
  • LOA: 60' 0" (18.29m)
  • LWL: 57' 0" (17.37m)
  • LOD: 63' 0" (19.20m)
  • Beam: 15' 5" (4.70m)
  • Min Draft: 6' 2" (1.88m)
  • Max Draft: --
  • Clearance: 16' 4" (4.98m)
  • MFG Length: 60' 0" (18.29m)
  • Cruise Speed: 8 Knots
  • Cruise Speed RPM: 1,700 RPM
  • Cruise Speed Range: 3,500 Miles
  • Max Speed: 10 Knots
  • Max Speed RPM: 2,200 RPM
  • Max Speed Range: --
  • Displacement: 150,000 Pounds
  • Gross Tonnage: 60 Ton
  • Water Capacity: 900 Gallons
  • Holding Tank: --
  • Fuel Capacity: 2,000 Gallons
  • Fuel Consumption: 5 Gallons
  • Berths: 3
  • Heads: 2
  • Sleeps: 8
  • State Rooms: 3
  • Crew Berths: N/A
  • Crew Sleeps: N/A
  • Crew Heads: N/A
  • Captains Quarters: No
  • Hull ID: N/A
  • Hull Material: Steel
  • Deck Material: Steel
  • Hull Configuration: N/A
  • Project Manager: Palmer Johnson
  • Hull Designer: N/A
  • Hull Color: White
  • Hull Finish: Awlgrip
  • Exterior Designer: N/A
  • Interior Designer: Guy Hebert
  • Manufacturer: Detroit Diesel
  • Model: 4-53N
  • Engine Count: Twin
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


“SOULMATE” is very capable little ship of solid steel construction with economic trans-oceanic capability.  Very stable with a pleasant motion at anchor and underway her present owner has replaced, rebuilt, and improved every system on board and refinished every surface, she is in beautiful condition and professionally maintained by a full time mate.


A very large full beam master cabin accessed via a private companionway is aft along with a marble bath with full size stall shower with soaking tub.  The salon features port and starboard seating areas as well as a cleverly designed triangular shaped dining table.  A large U-shaped galley is forward with commercial appliances and plenty of storage.  Up two steps is a spacious pilothouse with great visibility as well as access to each side deck.  A forward companionway leads to a large forward VIP cabin with desk/vanity, full double berth and loveseat.  A head with stall shower and direct access to the VIP cabin as well as the lower foyer and office/laundry/work area (the desk can be used as a bunk as well).  A small single bunk cabin is to port and engine room access is aft.

Master Cabin

Full beam with centerline walk-around berth
Accessed via a private stairway, aft end of the salon
(4) Opening ports (2001)
(2) Hanging lockers of good size
Abundant locker storage
Desk/Vanity on forward bulkhead
Wall to wall carpet (2015)
LED overhead and accent lighting (2012)
Digital AC control pad

Master Head

Portside aft of the Master cabin
Custom marble floor, counter top, shower, and soaking tub
Stainless wash basin
Raritan fresh water flush head
Vanity with mirror
LED overhead lighting (2012)
(2) Opening ports (2001)

VIP Cabin

In bow with offset double berth to starboard with reading light and book shelf
(3) Hood stainless opening ports (2014)
(2) Hanging lockers
(2) Stacks of drawers
Additional storage under berth
Centerline desk with vanity on forward bulkhead
Overhead Bowmar hatch (2006)
Seating area to port
Direct access to forward head
Sharp Aquos flat screen TV
Sony Blu-ray player
Memorex DVD/CD player
Oak laminate flooring (2015)
LED overhead and accent lighting (2012)

Guest Cabin

Single berth to port with drawer storage under
(2) Circular opening ports
Overhead lighting 
Hanging locker
Carpeted sole (2015)


Direct access to forward VIP Cabin and Office/Laundry area
Large stall shower with bench seat and soap dispenser
Granit floor and countertop
Stainless wash basin
Overhead lighting
Hood stainless opening port (2014)
Towel racks and storage area


Mid-ship location just forward of Engine Room
Maytag clothes washer and dryer (2007)
Desk to Starboard (doubles as a berth)
(2) Circular opening ports
Numerous storage lockers and drawers full of spare parts, etc…
Access to engine room
Oak laminate flooring (2015)
Overhead lighting
AC control for all forward cabins


Custom designed layout featuring two large settees and table providing seating for 6
 Completely finished in Oak
(2) Large opening ports (2014)
(4) Small circular opening ports
LED overhead lighting with rope accent lighting (2012)
Wall to wall carpeting (2015)
Cream colored fabric accordion blinds
Large amount of storage
(3) Bamboo & Wicker swivel chairs
Cream vinyl cushions
Private companionway to master cabin aft and to port


U-Shaped at forward end of Salon
Double basin stainless sink with single level spray faucet
Granite countertop and back splash
GE Advantium 7000Watt Stainless Convection Microwave Oven
Viking Professional Stainless 4-burner gas cooktop
Quisinart Stainless toaster/pizza oven
Quisinart Stainless blender
Quisinart Stainless coffee grinder
Starbucks barista Stainless espresso/coffee machine
Custom Stainless cold plate Nautic-Kold Inc. cold plate refrigerator and freezer (Air or Water Cooled)
Cream colored tile floor
(2) Large custom cold plate chest freezer/fridge units under wheelhouse bench seat
Enormous amount of storage in various lockers and drawers


Great visibility with two sliding side-deck doors to port and starboard and large comfortable bench seat
Lowrance LCX-16CI backup chart plotter
Apple iMac computer with complete navigation software and radar overlay (2013)
Wesmar GPS 1000 Gyro Stabilizer control
Wesmar bow thruster control
Robertson AP35 Autopilot
Icom IC-M504 VHF
Icom Standard Horizon Command Mic off bridge VHF radio
Icom IC-M710 Single Sideband radio
Stainless dual lever Morse controls
8-Spoke wooden ships wheel
EPIRB model 406
12V plug
Emergency engine stops
Rod storage locker in wheelhouse sole
Air-Con control panel


Port and Starboard Helm bench seats
Custom aluminum frame helm seat
Heavy duty stainless Bimini frame
Triple cluster trumpet horns
6-Spoke stainless destroyer wheel
Dual lever Morse controls
Ritchie 6” compass
Wesmar bow-thruster control
Horizon depth sounder (not functioning)
Robertson Autopilot control
Icom IC-M402 VHF radio
Wesmar gyro stabilizer remote station
Large mounted manual spotlight
Furuno Navnet radar chart plotter

Mechanical and Electrical

Large full walk around engine room with centerline work bench
Full sound dampening (yacht is very quiet underway)
(2) Detroit Diesel 4-53N 149hp completely rebuilt (90hrs 3/2015)
New stainless exhaust from engines to stern of the boat (2009)
Borg Warner 2 ½ to 1 transmissions (rebuilt 2014)
(2) Stainless shafts with dripless packing (2010)
(2) 160Amp alternators (rebuilt 2014)
13kw Kohler generator in sound shield, NEW 2011 (324hrs 3/2015)
20kw Kohler generator in sound shield, NEW 2011 (398hrs 3/2015)
(12) 2Volt Lifeline Sun Extender 2500Amp hour 12Volt AGM deep cycle battery bank (2013)
Soft patch in engine room overhead as well as welded lifting beams for any major service work
(2) Sea Chests supply all engine room cooling requirements with NEW stainless steel flanged ball valves
Engine cooling hoses (replaced 2013)
Racor fuel filters for main engines and generators
Triple Racor fuel polishing system
Engine room blower
16’ Stabilizer Fins, dropped and fully serviced (2014)
Hydraulic system for stabilizer fins, thruster, windlass, auto & manual steering (new 2007)
(2) 1500watt hot water heaters
(4) Stainless opening ports (2014)
50Amp ships electrical service
Charles Isoboost transformer (2010)
(2) Outback inverters 120v/240v with control panels in pilothouse
52,000 BTU’s of Air Conditioning with dual compressors.
(Owner reports that for all but extremely hot summer Caribbean days the yacht can run very comfortably on one compressor)
Craftsman 1/2hp drill press
Craftsman 6” bench grinder
5” work vice
Tool chest
Portable ABC fire extinguisher

Hull and Deck

Hull is ¼” steel plate, Deckhouse is 1/8” steel plate built by Northland Fabricating / overseen by Palmer Johnson
Full top to bottom paintjob (2014)
Heavy duty exterior windows, frames, and glass (2014)
Sturdy 3’ high stainless railings on both main deck and sundeck
Gray painted non-skid on main deck and sundeck
Polished stainless cap-rail
Full walk-around side decks with fiberglass paneled overhead with teak trim
LED overhead deck lighting (2012)
Large uncluttered foredeck
Galley Maid hydraulic windlass, fully rebuilt (2010)
Spare Galley Maid hydraulic windlass motor
(2) Large Bruce anchors, each with 200’ of ½” chain 
Forward bench seat/propane locker with vinyl cushions
(2) Stainless fender holders
Exterior stereo speakers main deck aft and on sundeck
Dive tank holder on aft deck
Aluminum gangway for stern boarding
Custom painted Stainless swim platform
Very large open sundeck
Sundeck settees to port and starboard with vinyl cushions
White sundeck “all weather” wicker love seat, cocktail table, and chairs with cushions
Electric tender davit
2003 AB 12’ tender with 25hp 4-stroke Honda Outboard (no title, never registered)
Fold down mast to allow for 16’4” minimum clearance