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38' Seahorse COOT

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  • Year: 2018
  • Current Price: US$ 390,000
  • Located in Sausalito, CA
  • Hull Material: Steel
  • Engine/Fuel Type: Single diesel
  • YW# 27944-682952

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Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Builder: Seahorse Marine
Hull Shape: Displacement

LOA: 35 ft 8 in
Beam: 13 ft 0 in
LWL: 31 ft 8 in
Minimum Draft: 4 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 3 ft 11 in
Displacement: 28000 lbs Dry Load

Total Power: 85 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Beta Marine
Engine Model: Kabota 85 – EPA Certified
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 85 HP

Cruising Speed: 7 mph @ 1900 RPM
Maximum Speed: 8 mph

Fresh Water Tanks: 2 (100 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 2 (390 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1 Fiberglass (35 Gallons)

Number of double berths: 2
Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 1


Electrical Equipment
Shore power inlet
Electrical Circuit: 110V

Outside Equipment/Extras
Cockpit cushions
Swimming ladder
Electric windlass


Base Price U.S. $340,000 shipping and duty paid.

Factory direct orders, 1/3 rd of total cost, base price plus options, to be paid on signing the contract, 1/3rd when the hull and deck are done, engine in stock and the rough carpentry, wiring and plumbing completed, 1/3rd when boat is ready to ship. Estimate delivery time 8 months from laying keel.


No Cost items include:

Beta Kabota based Tier III 85 HP marine diesel engine;
Thrust bearing with "U" joint Carden shaft and soft motor mounts;
High output alternator; 
Muir electric windlass with 200' chain and anchor; 
House and start battery banks with charger/inverter; 
Stainless safety rail package with folding swim boarding ladder aft; 
Commercial ship quality windows, ports and sea doors'
All LED lighting (except spotlight) ; 
Full galley with fridge and sink;
Stove/oven (safety sensors with propane solenoid valve shut off); 
OR - Two burner electric cook top with microwave under, all burners with safety pan holders;
Double bed forward stateroom with  built in lounge chair;
Separate shower and hot and cold water;
 "L" shaped dinette that makes into a double bed;
Two loose lounge chairs or settee with storage on stbd wall;
Hull fully faired and LPU coated, color your choice; 
Spotlight, LED backup light and bow mounted crab pot/debris light; 
Dock and spring lines, life jackets, throw ring and required flare package; 
Electronics Package:
    VHF with AIS feature ; 
Optional items include:
Autopilot;  ‍‍USD4000‍
Bow Thruster; USD8500
5 KW Northern Lights genset ; ‍‍USD10000‍ 
Flybridge with engine controls; USD11500, adds one month to build time; 
Sail assist rig (This thing really works, less fuel use and more stability);  ‍‍USD8500‍
Dash LCD TV with cameras aft and in engine room;  USD950
Large solar panel with regulator;  USD850
Four person certified offshore life in FRP canister;  USD1200

No Cost; Shipping Cradle

(In order to incorporate improvements Seahorse Marine reserves the right to substitute or modify features without notice.)


Standard engine 85 HP Tier III Beta, Kabota based.  Optional John Deere125 HP available.  Cruising Speed: 6 to 8 knots




HULL AND DECK Welded steel hull construction, 4mm superstructure, 5mm decks, topsides and bottom, 6mm garboard plank, 8mm keel sides 12mm keel and rudder skeg. Sand blasted inside and out to SA 21/2' and double epoxy coated with JotoMastic 87A.
Bottom, two additional coats Joton SaveGuard.
Spray Expanding Foam Insulation,
Stainless steel ball type seacocks.
Steel fuel and water tanks.
Water tanks coated with Jotun Penguard epoxy certified for potable water containment.
Aluminum frame boat windows with tempered glass. 10mm fixed, 8mm sliding. Provisions for storm covers.
Three opening ports, two in FWD cabin, one in head.
Escape and ventilation hatch in forward cabin.
Stainless stanchions and life lines.

Folding boarding ladders PORT and STBD.
LPU finish to owner's color choice.


Space for washer or washer/dryer combination.

Large fridge with freezer installed

Air/conditioning with heat optional.
Painted furniture with teak trim and louvered doors.
All finished hand rubbed and buffed.
Large dinette to port and two chairs or settee with storage to stbd.
Galley forward with sink with pressure water.
Stove with microwave or oven..
Safety grab rails overhead.
Tempered glass sliding windows w/ screen, tinted or clear.
Quality Upholstery.

Two large comfortable seats, each big enough for two.
Strong foot rails.
Dash mounting for electronics.
All wiring and steering gear easy to get to.
Hydraulic steering.
Extra thick 10mm tempered forward windows, center window opens.
"Dutch" dogged sea doors port and starboard.
Chart table on dash.

Large double berth to stbd.
Two opening ports.
Escape and ventilation hatch to front deck.
Hanging locker and storage space.
Anchor rope locker forward.

Built in lounge seat.

Full size toilet with fresh water flush.
Large holding tank with deck pump out.
Separate Shower with seat.
Opening port.
Louvered door.
Mirror installed.

Full walk around side decks.
Stainless life rails and bow pulpit.
Well scuppered cockpit hatchs to lazerette.
Aft and spring line deck cleats.
Anchor storage Fwd.
Light, radar and antenna mast aft of pilothouse with flag halyards.
Stainless folding boarding ladder at stern.

Optional sail assist rig for stabilizing and economy.


Beta Kabota based 85 HP tiere III marine diesel.
Optional John Deere 4045 TFM 85 Tier III 125 HP, with ZF transmission.
PSS dripless shaft packing gland.
Dual Racor filter system.
Engine (and aircon if ordered) keeled cooled.
Engine room heavily insulated for sound and temperature.
Engine room lights and blower.
Fuel shut off valves and sight gauges.
Engine has low oil and high water temperature alarm.
Engine oil and fuel filters with priming pump.

Fuel polishing system.

Thrust bearing with "U" joint Carden shaft and soft motor mounts for vibration control

Eight KW toroidal isolation transformer.
Custom back-lit circuit breaker panel.
12 volt 300AH AGM house and start batteries.
Shore power system, 120 or 220 volt input, with CB protection.
Shore power volt meter.
12 volt inverter/charger.
VHF radio with AIS.

All receptacles GFI protected. 

SAFETY  All light LED except spot and instrument lights
International navigation lights.

Exclusive LED bow mounted crab pot/debris light.
Anchor light with emergency strobe..
Electric horn.

Lightening protection.

Hi bilge alarm wired to horn.

Hi exhaust and engine room temperature alarms.
Twin 3000 GPH electric bilge pumps plus manual pump.
Stainless life rails. folding ladders P$S.

Stern deep swim boarding ladder that can be lowered from the water.
Large anchor, several types available, Muir 12 volt windlass..
200' galvanized chain anchor rode.
6 mooring lines.


Shipping, duty & commissioning available to a port near you.


(In order to incorporate improvements Seahorse Marine reserves the right to substitute or modify features without notice.)

Bill & Stella Kimley

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Last Revised: Jan 03, 2018


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China 519125
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182 Qiaohu Rd, N, Baijiao, Doumen, Zhuhai
China 519125

Tel +86 (0)756 550 1060
Fax +86 (0)756 550 2145
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