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2013 Sabre 42 Salon Express

Bonita Springs, Florida


Priced To Sell!!  Just Reduced $26,000!!

FinTastic is a 2013 Sabre 42 Salon Express that is in like new condition with only 315 hours on her. She has the Twin 380 Cummins QSB's and CMD Zeus 3500 pod drives, with integrated steering and trim tabs, making docking very easy. The optional dinette converts into a bed for two. All mechanical maintenance was performed May 2016, including aftercoolers, impellors, zincs, and fluids. Equipped with a Garmin electronics package, she is turn key and ready to be enjoyed. The interior of this fine vessel is nearly perfect! She has been stored in doors every summer since delivery. The original owner has spared no effort to maintain the vessel in top shape, and has included many aftermarket items that make cruising more enjoyable.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $599,000
Tax Status: Not Paid
Boat Name: FinTastic
Make: Sabre
Model: 42 Salon Express
Year: 2013
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Designer: Sabre Design Team
Construction: Fiberglass


Length: 42.0 ft
Length Overall: 42.0 ft
Beam: 14.0 ft
Range: 984.25 ft
Max Draft: 3.33 ft
Bridge Clearance: 12.5 ft
Cabin Headroom: 6.5 ft
Dry Weight: 26,000.0 lb
Deadrise: 16.00 °
Electrical Circuit: 110.0 V
Single Berths: 4
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: QSB
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 380hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 311
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: QSB
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 380hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 311
Total Engine Power: 760hp
Cruising Speed: 22.59 kn
Propeller RPM: 2600
Maximum Speed: 27.63 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 380.0 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 140.0 gal
Water Tank Material: Plastic
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 60.0 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Heads Count: 1
Trim Tabs: Yes
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Downeast, Express Cruiser


Dennis Mercer
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Factory installed options

Electric sunroof with sunscreen

FRP molded mast, separate radar platform and satellite pads

Additional dimmer switch in master stateroom

Fusion Marine Stereo

Inverter / Charger 2800 Watt with remote control

Flag Blue Hull Color with Beige anti-skid

Shoji Style door in passageway 

Optional dinette in second cabin converts to double berth

Accord Shades on all opening ports

Sunbrella fabric on forward mattress

Ultrasuede upholstery in main salon

Reverso Oil Change system

Kahlenberg dual chrome horns


Hot and cold transom shower

Fresh water washdown forward

Shore water inlet

Single Seagull water purifier on galley cold single spigot



Additional Items Included

Custom Canvas Cockpit Cover with Stainless Steel Supports

New Flares

Life Jackets

8 Mooring Lines of Varying Length

3 Fenders with Fleece Covers

Stainless Steel Hook Hangers for Fenders and Lines (In Locker)

Stainless Steel Anchor

Stainless Steel Chain

Spare Parts Kit in Engine Room

Dish Network with 2 receivers

Textiline Covers on Outside Windows

Cockpit Covers

Transom Cover

Grill Holder on Cockpit Combing

Weemes and Plath Clock and Barometer

Custom Magnifying Mirror in Head

Custom Stainless Steel Towel Hangers on Head Door



Helm Station

Garmin 8215 Multi Data Display: Include GPS plotter, Radar, Depth, Speed, Weather

Icom VHF

Cummins DTS single lever electronic controls.

One Cummins Smart Craft display (engine data, tank levels,vessel data, alarms).

Triple windshield wipers with washers.

Ritchie Compass.

Switch controls for horn, running lights, anchor light, engine room blower and optional equipment.

Stazo 400mm custom teak steering wheel with tilt helm and

Sabre logo.

(2) Stidd N-series single helm seats w/Ultraleather fabric.



Twin Cummins QSB 380hp electronic, fresh water-cooled engines.

Twin CMD Zeus 3500 pod drives, with integrated steering and trim tabs.

120A, 12V alternators each engine.

(2) Exhaust by-pass mufflers.

Engine room blower.

Engine room vent ducts.

Engine room floor with FRP anti-skid.

White gelcoated engine room

Mylar face foam noise barrier


Modified Deep “V” Planing hull design, with shallow pod drive tunnels.

16º deadrise at transom, 23º deadrise amidships.

ISO NPG white gelcoat w/vinylester back-up resin.

Bottom, topsides and transom vacuum-infused biaxial E-glass with Airex C70 foam core.

Stringer system biaxial E-glass with foam core.

Bulkheads vacuum-bagged biaxial E-glass with polypropylene honeycomb core.

Molded E-glass swim platform with molded-in anti-skid surface.

Hull side rubbing strakes.

PVC rub rail with stainless steel cap.

Painted (IMRON) double boot top.

Gold recessed cove stripe

Deck & Hardware

ISO NPG gelcoat.

Vacuum-infused biaxial E-glass with balsa core.

Molded-in anti-skid deck surfaces.

Stainless steel sliding aft salon door.

Sliding windows in salon on cabin sides.

Top hinged windows in salon aft bulkhead.

Hinged access door to side deck at helm.

Flush, outward opening, transom door with latch.

Anchor locker with slam latch.

Lazarette hatch with gas struts and compression latches.

Hand rails at each corner on cockpit coaming.

Large engine room hatch in main salon with compression latch.

 (2) 190 gal diesel fuel tanks port and starboard.

Racor fuel filters with water in fuel probes.

(2) 2” “Diesel” deck fill plates.


Steering and Trim Systems

CMD helm, with joystick.

Trim tabs integrated in CMD Zeus pod drives.

Autopilot integrated in CMD Zeus system.

GPS receiver included

“Skyhook” GPS position hold system

12 Volt Electrical

Two AGM Group 31 dedicated engine start batteries.

Two AGM 4D deep cycle ship's service batteries.

One AGM Group 24 generator start battery.

Remote control battery switches with controls at helm.

Manual emergency battery crossover switch.

Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution on bulkhead opposite galley

Digital battery monitor.

Lighting: Danish cabin reading lights.

High output LED lights in the overhead.

Halogen bar lighting in appropriate locations.

Fluorescent engine room lighting.

Cockpit courtesy lights.

Marine-grade, tinned wire throughout


120V AC Electrical

Onan 9.0 kw generator including: Interface to Cummins Vessel View display

Dedicated start battery.

Water lift muffler.

Cooling water intake strainer.

Sound shield.

Transfer switch.

(50) ft shore power cord 220v/50A with Glendinning cord reel.

Fail safe galvanic isolator.

Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution panel.

Digital AC system monitor

(1) 120V outlet in each cabin and (1) in engine room.

All galley and head receptacles are GFI protected.

Additional outlets positioned in locations appropriate for entertainment systems in main and forward cabin

50amp, 3-bank battery charger

Reverse cycle heat/ air conditioning in (3) zones



Forward Stateroom

Spacious Island Berth layout with 5" cushion. ¾” laminated trim.

Cherry hull ceilings.

(2) Drawers under berth. A/C return grills under drawers.

(2) drawers in bureau w/locker w/shelf above and single louvered door.

Upper enclosed shelves with storage behind. Locker face to have

(2) louvered doors.

Recessed shelf with fiddle on starboard main bulkhead with 19” flat screen TV and DVD player.

Large cedar lined hanging locker to port, with louvered door, shelf and hangar pole.

Open shelf above port hanging locker.

Teak and holly sole.

Sound deadening soft headliner panels.

Pocket door to forward stateroom

Second Stateroom

Optional convertible dinette with filler cushion 

Cherry hull ceilings.

(4) Drawers under berth, A/C return grille beside.

Forward bulkhead storage locker, and shelf.

Night stand with drawers below.

Teak and holly sole.

Sound deadening soft headliner panels.

Pocket doors between lower foyer and second stateroom.

Optional dinette available in this space.

Surface mounted LED TV



Stainless steel under mount oval sink.

Circular shower stall with seat and locker outboard.

Hot and cold pressure water

Electric shower sump pump.

Storage lockers.

Solid surface vanity top with bull nose.

Towel bar.

Wood trimmed mirror over sink.

Ventilation blower.



Mid level galley.

Solid surface galley counter top.

Stainless steel under mount sink with Scandvik faucet.

Vitrifrigo 2-drawer Refrigeration with stainless steel doors.

Isotherm 1-drawer Freezer with stainless steel door

Two burner touch control electric cook top.

Convection microwave with stainless steel door above aft counter.

Cabinet with two louvered doors on forward bulkhead.

Drawers and storage lockers below counter.

Built-in waste basket.

Large drawer under microwave opens athwartships



Main Salon

“L” settee to port, 5” foam cushions, with storage and Sabre tool drawer under. Sunbrella fabric seat coverings

High Gloss finished folding table with hi-low pedestal, lowers to coffee table height.

End table to starboard with 24” flat screen LED TV on lift with DVD player (installed at dash)

Bottle storage locker below helm seats

Sound deadening, soft headliner panels.

Settee to starboard with drop down storage under



Varnished cherry interior finish.

Screens on all opening ports.

Ocean Air screen/blinds on deck hatches.

Ocean Air blinds on side windows and side door (not windshield)

Optional fabric and drapery selections.

Dovetailed maple drawer boxes


Fresh Water System

Water capacity 140 gals.

Stainless steel, 11 gal. hot water heater, operates on 110-VAC or engine heat.

Temperature control valve on hot water supply.

Hot and cold water pressure system 12V.

Optional Cockpit shower, hot and cold.

Optional Fresh water wash down in anchor locker.

Optional Shore Water Inlet


Waste Disposal

Polyethylene holding tank with 60 gallon capacity.

Jabsco Quiet Flush fresh water MSD.

Diaphragm waste pump on holding tank.


Dinghy Included

2011 Zodiac 8’ 7” inflatable which folds into a 3’ x 2’ x1’ carrying case. It has been stored inside 90% of the time. There is a Torqeedo, German made, electric outboard with an on-board computer with GPS-based range calculation, an audible alarm that is issued when the battery charge is low and can do everything that a 1.5 to 3 HP gasoline outboard can do. It is environmentally friendlier, quieter, lighter and more convenient also. Other extras include 2 high-performance lithium batteries, dock lines and an anchor. There is a dingy rack on the swim platform for easy launch and retrieval with 3 tie downs for safe storage while underway.


Fire extinguishers, (4) at 2 1/2 lbs.

Marelon sea valves on all thru-hull fittings below waterline.

Bonding system to safeguard against galvanic corrosion.

Automatic fire extinguishing discharge system in engine space with override.

(3) Automatic 12V electric bilge pumps.

(3) high water switches and alarm


Salesperson's Remarks

   Offered to qualified co brokers at a 50/50 commission split


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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