2012 Cabo 40 Hardtop Express

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Yacht Overview

Make: Cabo

Model: 40 Hardtop Express

Year: 2012

Length: 40′

Located In: Galveston, TX

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8902921


Extremely well maintained 2012 Cabo 40HTX. Currently kept in a covered slip by an experience boat owner. Lots of recent upgrades, including a SEAKEEPER 6 installed in 2021 and extensive electronics updates! Joystick control and reliable Cummins QSC power make this 40 Cabo HTX a user-friendly sportfish with impressive range. This enclosed cockpit Cabo (HTX) allows for comfort and climate control even in rough weather.  

Full Specs

Boat Name

Fish On


LOA: 42.83
Beam: 15.75 ft
Dry Weight: 36,000 lb
Headroom: 6.25 ft
Deadrise: 16.5 °


Engine Brand: Cummins
Engine Model: QSC 8.3 Zeus
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 600|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard

Engine Brand: Cummins
Engine Model: QSC 8.3 Zeus
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 600|horsepower
Engine Type: Inboard


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (95 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (550 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (25 Gallon)


Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1


Take a look at these recent and extensive upgrades:

  • Recently installed Seakeeper SK6 (2021)
  • Full Garmin Electronics Package (2021)
  • New Batteries (2022)
  • New Battery Charger (2022)
  • New Outriggers (2022)
  • New Transducer (2022)
  • New Blue water fighting chair (2022)
  • New ATL 250 Gallon bladder (2021)
  • New Combing board upholstery (2022)
  • New Rear enclosure curtain (2021)
  • Recent major service on Zeus drives (2021)


***$45,000 Electronics refit 08/2021***

  • Two Garmin 8616s XSVs (installed 2021)
  • Fusion Apollo MS-RA670 (installed 2021)
  • Sirius XM weather (installed 2021)
  • Radar - Garmin Fantom 54 open (installed 2021)
  • GMI 20 (installed 2021)
  • (2ea) Garmin 315 VHF Radios (installed 2021)
  • Garmin GMS 10 (installed 2021)
  • Garmin gps/plotter (installed 2021)
  • Garmin sounder chirp LHW 1kw (installed 2021)
  • Precision pilot autopilot
  • Sky Hook

Vessel Walkthrough


  • Anchor roller assembly
  • Forward cleats (2), stainless steel
  • Stern cleats (2), stainless steel
  • Bow Railing
  • Bow Pulpit
  • Deck surface, molded-in, non-skid
  • Premium quality molded-in white gelcoat exterior finish
  • Windlass, heavy-duty, DC electric, remote at helm and deck switches
  • Windshield wipers (3)
  • Outriggers (new 2021)


Bluewater Fighting Chair / Lumitec underwater lights / Rear Enclosure / Coaming Pads all new in 2021

  • LED under water lights (4) (installed 2021)
  • Bluewater fighting chair (installed 2021)
  • Bait and tackle center
  • Bait tank, 48-gallon, molded into transom with large overboard drain, clear acrylic window, and LED lighting
  • Courtesy lighting
  • Mezzanine-style seating with full-width flush folding footrest
  • Cockpit freezer
  • Ice Box
  • Fish boxes (2)
  • Freezer plate in port-side fish box
  • Hot and cold freshwater spigot with hose and pistol-grip nozzle
  • Coaming padding recently redone (2021)
  • 5 cockpit rod holders and 12 tower rod holders
  • Transom door with top gate
  • Washdown, freshwater
  • Washdown, saltwater
  • Under-gunwale storage with rod/gaff racks

Helm Deck

  • Companionway door
  • Molded fiberglass helm deck, hydraulically lifted with cockpit control unit
  • Stidd helm seats (3), adjustable, with vinyl-covered high-density foam cushions, powder-coated hi-lo pedestal mounted
  • L-shape lounge, with storage beneath
  • Tackle center with drawers for gear storage and organization
  • Insulated drink box
  • Tinted side windows


  • Twin Cummins QSC 8.3, 600HP with Zeus Pod Drive
  • Bilge pumps Automatic and manual
  • Engine alarm system
  • Engine room liner, white gelcoat finish
  • Engine room blowers (2), DC
  • Fire extinguishing system, manual/automatic
  • Fuel filters with water separators on main engines and generator
  • Fuel lines, metal braided, fire-retardant
  • Fuel tank 525 gallons
  • High water bilge alarms (3)
  • Holding tank, 22-gallon
  • Hot water heater

Master Stateroom

  • Anchor locker
  • Queen Bed
  • Storage under bed (Cabinet and three drawers)
  • Cedar lined closets to port and stb
  • Flat screen TV
  • Stereo Unit


  • Microwave/convection oven
  • Refrigerator/freezer drawers (2), stainless, with icemaker below
  • Sink, stainless steel
  • Storage, compartments and drawers throughout
  • Undercabinet lighting
  • Two-burner electric cooktop


  • Large L-shaped Ultraleather sofa
  • Galley table on pedestal
  • Rod storage closet aft and to starboard
  • Teak & Holly flooring
  • Storage under steps to helm deck
  • Ships electrical panel
  • Flat screen TV
  • Stereo and DVD system

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.


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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