48' 3" (14.71m)

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The Darkside
1985 48' 3" OFFSHORE YACHTS Sport Yacht 48 Yachtfisher San Diego California United States
$154,900 USD

The 1985 48' 3" OFFSHORE YACHTS 48 Yachtfisher Sport Yacht The Darkside is a boat for sale located in San Diego, California, USA.

Offshore Yachts are designed with a functional layout and attention to detail.  This Taiwan-built, William Crealock design is a superior blend of classic lines, comfortable accommodations and excellent open water performance.  She is live-aboard ready for cruising adventure, with the freedom and security of a well-designed vessel.  She sports two ample cabins, freshwater heads, a fully equipped galley and bar area, convertible salon sofa/dining table plus sun deck table with wicker chairs, READY FOR CRUISING AT ANY TIME Contact the yacht broker to receive more information or schedule a showing of this 1985 48' 3" OFFSHORE YACHTS 48 Yachtfisher Sport Yacht The Darkside yacht for sale in San Diego, California, USA today!

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LENGTH 48' 3" (14.71m)
BUILT 1985
BEAM 15' 6" (4.72m)
MX SPEED 15 Knots 17 MPH
LOCATION San Diego, California, USA
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Accommodations and Layout

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This spacious cruise-ready trawler is the perfect live-aboard. The salon sports a large convertible table, a bar w/stools and storage, 32” TV built into a classic chart table for underway storage, and an elegant spiral staircase.  The step-down “U” shaped galley has a ¾ refrigerator w/freezer

The aft sundeck has a New teak furniture set top of the line, King) V-berth each have plenty of storage and separate freshwater heads.  A combination washer/dryer completes the “condo-like” accommodations. Feels like home.

  • FWD, Marine Air System CM16H  16,000 btu/hr  115 vac P500 Reverse Air Conditioning/heating system
  • AFT, Marine Air System CM 16H  16,000 btu/hr  115 vac P500 Reverse Air contioning/heating system
  • Bora Turbo Fans located in Guest Suite Cabin, Salon, & Master Suite Cabin.
  • LED Ceiling Lights in Main Salon & Master Cabin
  • High Gloss  Awl_Bright Plus Clear Acrylic Urethane Teak Counter Top Bar in Salon overlooking Galley
  • Louvered Door Teak Cabinet for Printer/Fax/Copier in Main Salon

Galley and Laundry

  • U-shape w/ample locker and counter space
  • Hot and Cold pressure water  
  • Amana 3 burner propane stove w/oven
  • NuTone blender model 251
  • Proctor Silex coffee maker,
  • Splendide WD2100 washer/dryer unit
  • Frigidaire Carousel FFCM 1155US 1gb4865168, installed 4/27/19
  • Novakool RLU 9.1 cuAC/DC Standing refridgeratorw/bottom freezer 12/09/19
  • Waeco  AC/DC Refrigerator/Deep Freezer Combo Unit,  2 cf. in Built-In Pantry

Electronics and Navigation

  • Simrad NSS8 touch screen chart plotter/fishfinder, sounder w/ Airmar 50/200 kHz transducer
  • Furuno GP-32 GPS
  • Simrad 3G radar replaced under warranty 4/15/2019
  • Data Marine International Offshore System 3000 depth sounder
  • Data Marine Navigator 3200 digital knot meter/log.
  • 406 EPIRB Global Fix ACR Model: RLB-35 Cat Il Beacon UIN: 2DCC445CIAFFBFF ACR No: 28173
  • Benmar  Compu-Course 220 autopilot-upper helm remote.
  • ICOM 802M Marine SSB
  • Pactor Il-USB modem
  • SCHATZ Royal Mariner 6" Clock (Converted to Quart Movement & AA Battery)
  • SCHATZ Royal Mariner Precision 6" Barometer
  • Cobra Marine w/GPS VHF Nav station radio
  • ICON IC-45 VHF Flybridge radio
  • Air Circulation Fan for Nav & Electronic Equipment

Entertainment electronics

  • 32" HD LCD Samsung Pop- Up TV , custom built into original teak chart table in salon
  • Bose 3-2-1 CD/DVD/AM/FM Stereo & Speaker System
  • Pioneer AM/FM/CD/USB Stereo System
  • 4 Way Stereo Speaker Switching for Salon, Sun Deck, Flybridge & Master Cabin Speakers
  • Stereo speakers located in Master Cabin, Salon, Sun Deck, Flybridge
  • Sirius Marine Antenna and radio Mount


  • 10' Caribe  MVPL10 RIB  (New Modified V-Hull step design)
  • Yamaha  9.9 MSHC 682K   2004 Outboard Engine
  • Custom HD 1 1/4" Polished Stainless Steel Dinghy Holding Chalks on Sun Deck Roof
  • Custom HD 1 1/4" Polished Stainless Steel Kayak Holding Chalks on Sun Deck Roof
  • High Intensity LED Navigation Lights
  • Built In High Intensity Bridge Spot Light
  • Deck Safety Lights in Cockpit and Port & Starb Decks
  • Kayaks (2)
  • Full aft deck enclosure
  • Full flybridge enclosure
  • Aft deck fiberglass hardtop
  • Fenders and lines  
  • Life jackets
  • Fiberglass construction
  • Watertight Integrity, Decks, and Superstructure hatches, doors, windows and
  • port openings to weather deck and/or weather deck bulkheads are weathering tight types.
  • Minimum Freeboard to Weather Deck: 56”
  • Windlass, Electric Maxwell/Nilsson  single direction vertical anchor winch.
  • Rule M33R 12V DC deck davit, the capacity of winch is unknown
  • Bruce 20 KG/44lbs , spare.
  • Danforth  stern anchor 25 lbs stern.anchor with 25'  5/16 galvanized anchor chain plus 150' nylon rode
  • Delta anchor 20kg/44lbs w/350' 3/8 galv. BBB Anchor chain plus 25' 3/4 3strand nylon rode
  • Entertainment Sun Deck with large Teak Table & Oversized Wicker Chairs
  • Wide Functional Walk Around Side Decks on each side of vessel
  • Wide and Deep Built-In Storage Locker Located on the Sun Deck
  • Sunbrella Canvas Full Flybridge Weather Cover
  • Polished Stainless Steel Safety Grab Rails
  •  "Ultimate Bright work System" by Awl Grip is used over all teak cap rails and exterior bright work
  • Destroyer Type Wheel at Flybridge Helm Station
  • Solid Teak Wheel at Lower Helm Station
  • Large Unused Fwd. SS Tank that could be modified and used for additional below floor storage


  • ONAN Generator, 9.5 KW - 2018 (approx. 10hrs)
  • AC Systems: One 30A, 125 Volt, AC power supply from dockside shore power with the main switch, distribution/breaker panel, transformers for low voltage circuits, switch boxes, motor control boxes.
  • Watertight marine type exterior fixtures.
  • Marine type interior fixtures.
  • Battery bank: 3- 12 Volt AGM type Series 31 batteries for cranking and two 8D deep cycle batteries wet type for house.
  • One 12 Volt series 31battery for the generator.
  • Blue Sea Battery switches located in the engine room and on port side aft cabin companionway.
  • New batteries installed 4/24/2019
  • The system contains a distribution panel, located in the cabin with circuit breakers for branch circuits.
  • GFI outlets in galley bathrooms cokpit and flybridge
  • Victron Energy battery monitor BVM -700
  • Victron Energy 3000 Inverter/battery charger w/control pannel 4/26/19
  • Lewco 40 amp battery charger used as back up
  • Galvanic Insulator (inside Lower helm station


  • Twin Cummins Diesels VT-555-M  8 cly Turbocharged/Intercooled  270 HP  
  • Two  Racor FG 1000 Fuel Filters w/water separators
  • 506.1 Twin Disk Transmissions
  • Dual Station Morse/Teleflex Controls
  • Engine Fuel filters  replaced 4/9/19
  • Five electric bilge pumps
  • One manual bilge pump
  • Teleflex Hydraulic steering
  • Electric engine oil evacuation system
  • Fire Box Auto/Mechanical 300FE 241 fire extinguishing System in engine room
  • Vantage Marine Aqua Basic Plus Water Maker System  15/500 110 VAC 16-20 GHP   # AQS2CFBP with Filmtec 2540 filter element
  • Electric/Hydraulic Bennett Trim Tabs


  • Two full, spacious heads with walk-in showers,
  • 100 Gal Dedicated Fresh Water Tank System for Flushing Both Fwd & Aft Heads
  • Two freshwater toilets, One Jabsco manual head aft and one Bemis electric head with one 30 gallon polypropylene tank located in lazarette starboard side deck fitted for land base pump out or Y-valve for macerator overboard discharge.

Fishing Equipment

  • Folding Utility Work & Fish Cleaning Table Mounted to inside Cockpit Transom
  • Two Fishing Poles w/ Reels
  • Two Gaff Hook Poles
  • Lures, Hooks & Lines

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Georges DeBoelpaep
Bay Yachts Inc.
3201 Marina Way Suite 101 National City, California, 91950 USA

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