2004 Cabo 45 Express

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Yacht Overview

Make: Cabo

Model: 45 Express

Year: 2004

Length: 45′

Located In: Panama City Beach, FL

Engine/Fuel Type:

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8627737


2004 model Cabo 45 Express. Fishing equipped with full tuna tower, double spreader outriggers, climate-controlled bridge deck, tackle center with freezer, (2) fish boxes (1 plumbed to Eskimo Icemaker), bait well, teak rocket launcher in cockpit. Powered by twin Detroit Diesel 60-Series diesel engines (825 HP ea.) with DDEC electronic controls. Other equipment includes a Westerbeke 15 KW diesel generator, water maker, retractable Glendinning electrical shore cord, complete Garmin late model multifunction electronic/navigation package with (3) 7612xsv & (1) 7608 displays (CHIRP sonar, HD radar, Fusion-link, weather data, wi-fi), Reactor autopilot, and FLIR camera.

Full Specs


LOA: 45.08
Beam: 15.67 ft
Dry Weight: 33,000 lb


Engine Brand: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 60 Series
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 825|horsepower

Engine Brand: Detroit Diesel
Engine Model: 60 Series
Engine Power: 825|horsepower


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (100 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (800 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (27.5 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 2
Number of heads: 1

  • Complete Garmin electronic/navigation equipment package with (3) 7612xsv & (1) 7608 displays (including CHIRP sonar, HD radar, Fusion-link, weather data, wi-fi), Reactor autopilot, and FLIR camera.
  • EZ2CY enclosure panels for bridge deck.
  • Cockpit bolsters.
  • Bose audio system and (2) wi-fi compatible TV’s.
  • Hull bottom sandblasted, with barrier coat and antifouling.
  • Propellers reconditioned and cutless bearings renewed.

  • Two stateroom, single-level interior arrangement.
  • Master stateroom fwd with centerline island berth, hanging locker and rod storage outboard, adjoining enclosed head compartment with shower.
  • Guest stateroom with stacked bunks and storage space opposite.
  • Main salon includes a full galley to starboard and L-shaped sofa (with folding bed) and cabin table opposite. 

Head Area

The fully enclosed Head compartment contains a Dometic/Sealand Vacuflush toilet, sink, shower, and exhaust fan. The JW series vacuum pump/ generator is mounted below the cabin sole. System discharges to a holding tank below the cabin sole.

Entertainment Center
  • Bose home entertainment system in salon. 
  • Hitachi smart TV in salon. 
  • Roku smart TV in forward stateroom, with Bose sound bar. 

Galley Equipment and Appliances

Galley Equipment and Appliances

  • Kenyon (2) burner cooktop in counter recess.
  •  Single basin sink with disposal. 
  •  Panasonic Dimension 4 microwave over. 
  • Sub-Zero 700 BR sliding drawer type refer/freezer unit below galley counter. 
  • Top loading icebox with stainless steel lining, connected to Glacier Bay compressor in engine compartment. Digital zone control at main panelboard. 

Other Appliances

  • Central vacuum system in forward stateroom. 
  • Glacier Bay cockpit freezer compressor in port aft engine compartment, with digital zone control at main panelboard. 
  • Isotherm icemaker on bridge deck. 
  • Dometic Eskimo Ice icemaker unit in starboard aft engine compartment, plumbed to starboard fishbox.

Deck Arrangement

Molded fiberglass anchor pulpit with integral stainless steel roller and wear plate; anodized aluminum bow/side deck railing; electric windlass and (2) mooring cleats, washdown locker in foredeck. (3) egress/ventilation hatches and (1) ventilation hatch over the fwd accommodations. The climate-controlled bridge deck has a fiberglass hardtop with molded boss for the radar array and down-lights; centerline helm console with Stidd helm chair, Stidd jump seat, guest seating along port side and aft, icemaker, and tackle drawers. Aft into bolstered cockpit with tackle center fwd (freezer, cleaning station, drawer stowage), engine compartment companionway, fish wells in cockpit sole (1 plumbed to Eskimo Icemaker), f/w & s/w washdowns, lighted bait well in transom, steering gear/lazarette access, various rod holders, teak rocket launcher pedestal, and transom door. Provided exterior canvas includes a full EZ2CY type enclosure for the bridge.

The full tuna tower is fitted with an upper control station and buggy top, rocket launchers along each leg of tower. Double spreader anodized aluminum outriggers are pinned along each side.

Electronics / Navigation Instruments
  • (3) Garmin 7608xsv multifunction units at bridge console (including
    CHIRP sonar, HD radar, Fusion-link, weather data, wi-fi)
  •  Garmin 7608 multifunction unit at tower helm.
  • (2) Standard Horizon Quantum GX55000S VHF radios at bridge
    console, each with composite whip antenna
  • Garmin Reactor 40 system with (2) GHC20 displays, SmartPump, GRF10
    rudder feedback sensor. Drive motor and manifold plumbed in starboard aft
    engine compartment
  • Garmin GMR HD open array on molded hard top boss
  • Ritchie Powerdamp up and down
  • CHIRP included in multifunction
  • Marinco trumpets
  • Furuno MS-AV700i audio deck

Propulsion System

Two Detroit Diesel Series 60 (825 HP @ 2300 RPM) diesel engines, with Twin Disc 5114A
reverse/reduction gears, are fitted with isolation mounts, secured to longitudinal foundations. Gears are coupled to 2 ½ ” SS shafts, and (4) bladed Nibral propellers.

  • Control System DDEC electronic controls, including trolling and synch features, with single-lever tourney-style controls on console and additional controls in
    tower. Back-up controls at lower helm console. 
  • Reverso 24VDC oil change pump with manifold. 
  • Reverso 24VDC fuel priming pumps. 
  • Block heaters. 
  • (2) Blue Blower type 120VAC ventilation fans in forward engine compartment.


Westerbeke 15 KW
2694 Hours

Navigation and other Lighting

Navigation Lights Description
LED type side light are incorporated into the edge of the hard top. Other provided exterior lighting includes dual color lights recessed in the hardtop over the helm console, and cockpit courtesy lights. Integral 120VAC Quartz spreader/flood lights illuminate the cockpit. A FLIR camera and LED light bar are mounted on the hard top.

Interior Lighting Description
24VDC and AC overhead, spot/reading fixtures are provided. Other interior fixtures include courtesy, locker, and bilge lighting. 24VDC and 120VAC fluorescent lights in engine compartment.

Windlass / Ground Tackle / Mooring Lines

Windlass Description
Lewmar 24VDC windlass, on foredeck, with deck mounted foot switches and remote at helm console. Overcurrent re-set provided for the windlass in the engine compartment.

Ground Tackle Description
Delta fast-set anchor is suspended in the bow roller. The attached chain and plaited nylon rode is stowed in the chain locker below the foredeck.

Cleats/Fenders Description
Braided type nylon mooring lines are provided. Mooring cleats include (2) cleats fwd, (4) midship cleats, and (2) cleats below the cockpit coaming.

Thru-Hull Fittings and Seacocks

Bronze through hulls, with Apollo bronze seacocks, are installed at all below waterline
penetrations. Bronze sea water strainers are plumbed for various pumps and equipment. Main engines are fitted with Sen-dure external type strainers. Discharge thru-hull fittings above the waterline are also bronze, plumbed with PVC manifolds.

Steering System and Rudders

Steering Description
Seastar/Teleflex power steering system, w