1986 Hatteras 70 Long Range Cruiser

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Yacht Overview

Make: Hatteras

Model: 70 Long Range Cruiser

Year: 1986

Length: 70′

Located In: Wilmington, NC

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8363075


“Changing Course” is hull #13 of the highly desired Hatteras 65 LRC line. Throughout her life, she has been well updated and cared for by only 4 owners since new. A 5′ cockpit extension was added by her original owner and she underwent an extensive refit in 2007 / 2008, making this the newest and most customized of the 13 65′ LRC’s that Hatteras built. 

The Long Range Cruiser series is highly sought after and well known in the Yachting community for solid construction, efficiency, and livability for long-range cruising. Changing Course is equipped with Naiad stabilizers and Detroit Diesel 6-71’s that provide a 10kt cruise speed burning just over 9gph. The 4 stateroom 3 head layout provides more than enough room for guests and crew, wherever your travels take you. 

Notable Features and Upgrades Include:

  • New Garmin Electronics Package (2018)
  • Freshwater Heads (2008)
  • Naiad Stabilizers (System Inspected 2021)
  • Pilot House Windows Replaced (2012)
  • HD Dome for Internet (2021)
  • Exterior Teak Refinished (2021)
  • New 220 volt AC Sea Water Pump (2021)
  • New Controls / Circuit Board in Aft Salon A/C Unit (2021)
  • New Icemaker in Flybridge Fridge (2021)
  • 4 New Fuel Gauges (2021)  
  • Rebuilt Engine Risers (2021)
  • New Exhaust Hoses and Elbows for Generators (2021)
  • Generators and Engines Fully Service (2021)
  • Bottom Paint and Running Gear Tuned (2021)
  • Life Raft Serviced (2021)
  • Davit Serviced (2021)
  • Watermaker Serviced (2021)
  • New Windlass Winch and Cable (2021)
  • New Bow Thruster Battery Charger. All New Bow Thruster Batteries (2021)
  • New Bow / Stern Thruster Controls (2021)
  • Replaced All Black Water Hoses (2021)
  • Side-Power Bow and Stern Thrusters (2018)
  • New Exterior Cushions (2018)
  • New Headliners (2008)
  • Upgraded Appliances (2007)
  • Exterior Paint Job by Jarrett Bay (2012)
  • Aft Bridge Access Stairs Added (2018)
  • New Bridge Enclosure (2018)
  • Refinished Afromasia Wood Paneling and Veneers (2007/2008)
  • Granite Countertops (2007/2008)

Full Specs

Boat Name

Changing Course


LOA: 70
Beam: 17.92 ft
Dry Weight: 140,000 lb


Engine Brand: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 6-71 GM
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 185|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard

Engine Brand: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 6-71 GM
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 185|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (448 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (2689 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (200 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 4
Number of heads: 3

Main Salon
  • Vizio 37" Flat Screen TV in Drop Down Cabinet
  • Bose Surround Sound
  • LG Blu-Ray Player
  • L- Shaped Sofa w Ottoman

  • Black Granite Countertops
  • G.E Stainless Steel Side by Side Refrigerator/Freezer with In-Door Ice and Water
  • Stainless Steel Double Sink w/ Watts Reverse Osmosis Water Purifier
  • Designer Faucet w/ Pull Out Wash Hose
  • Garbage Disposal 
  • G.E 5-burner cook-top
  • G.E Profile Full Size Oven
  • G.E Profile Stainless Steel Microwave/Convection Oven
  • LED Lighting
  • AC Controls
  • Power Receptacles

  • Centerline Helm Station w/ Stainless Steel Steering Wheel 
  • Hynautic Steering
  • Furuno RD-30 Display
  • Simrad Autopilot Display
  • Hynautic Hydraulic Engine Controls
  • Side-Power Bow and Stern Thrusters with New Display and Paddle Controls
  • Analog Engine Gauges
  • Dinette with seating for (4) and Pass-Through from Galley
  • Sharp Monitor for GPS / Chart Plotter
  • Garmin MFD
  • Transom Camera Display
  • Furuno GY700 GyroCompass

Master Stateroom
  • Private Quarters Accessed by a Private Staircase provides a true Private Master Stateroom
  • Full Beam with Centerline Forward Facing King Berth
  • Two Large Cedar Lined Closets
  • Sharp 25" Flat Screen TV w/ DVD Player
  • Built in His and Her Nightstands
  • Reading Lamps
  • Drapes
  • The Master Head was Completely Remodeled During the Refit in 2008 and the Stateroom received upgraded Soundproofing and Insulation

VIP Stateroom - Portside
  • Twin Single Berths
  • AC Nightstand Between 
  • Reading Lamps
  • Large Cedar Lined Hanging Locker
  • 21" Insignia Flat Screen TV

Guest Stateroom - Starboard Side
  • Over / Under Single Bunks
  • Nightstand and Lamp
  • Hanging Locker
  • Drawers

Guest / Crew Stateroom - Forward
  • Over / Under Bunks on Port Side
  • Chest w/ Drawers 
  • Hanging Locker
  • 23" Insignia Flat Screen 

Helm & Electronics
  • Two Pompanette Helm Chairs
  • 12" Garmin 
  • 20" Garmin 
  • Simrad Auto Pilot Display
  • 48 Mile Garmin Radar
  • Stainless Steel Steering Wheel 
  • Engine Gauges and Controls
  • Bow and Stern Thruster Controls
  • Naiad Stabilizer Controls
  • Glendenning Engine Synchronizers

Fly Bridge
  • U Line Refrigerator w/ Ice Maker
  • Push Lock Hardware
  • Two Settees for Ample Seating
  • Large Teak Table 
  • Davit w Electric Winch 
  • Viking 8 Person Liferaft (Recertified 2022)

Engine Room and Mechanical
  • Twin Detroit Diesel 6-71 Engines
  • Walk-In Engine Room w Plenty of Head Room
  • Forward and Aft Entry Doors
  • AC / DC Lighting 
  • Allison MH30R Marine Gears with a 2.96.1 Ratio
  • Fuel Polishing System 
  • Dual Racor 75/1000MA Fuel Filters w/ Pressure Guage
  • Naiad 252 Series Stabilizers w Upgraded 9sq ft Fins
  • Fireboy Fire System 
  • 8 Cruisair Marine Air Conditioning Compressors
  • Quality Waterworks 900 GPD Watermaker
  • Oberdorfer Electric Oil Change System (32v)
  • 2" Stainless Steel Prop Shafts
  • Bronze Rudders
  • 3 Bladed Bronze Props (34"x35")

Electrical Systems
  • Electrical 2/24/32 VDC, 120/220VAC
  • Two 21 kw Phasor Generators (New in 2011)
  • Two 50 Amp Shore Power Chords
  • Century 32v / 30 Amp Battery Chargers
  • Mastervolt 12v Battery Charger
  • LeMarche Constavolt 30 Amp Battery Charger
  • Heart Interface 3000 Watt DC - AC Inverter
  • 2-12VDC AGM BAtteries for Bow Thruster w/ Charger

Deck Equipment and Features
  • Portuguese bridge with Forward Walk Thru Door (40" high Bulwarks)
  • Marquipt 8 step Boarding Stairs w/ Four Mounting Locations
  • Galley Maid 3500 Capstan Winch w/ Chain Gypsy
  • Sun Lounge with Cushions and Canvas Cover
  • Bow Pulpit w/ Anchor Roller
  • Lewmar 176lb Claw Anchor
  • Danforth 75 & 85# Anchors


  • Trolling Rod Holders
  • Half Tower w/ Aluminum Frame Shades Cockpit
  • (2) Teak Lounge Chairs with Matching Side Table
  • Two Large Storage Lockers
  • Freshwater Wash Down

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