2017 Sabre 48

ID# 4070881

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Yacht Overview

Make: Sabre

Model: 48

Year: 2017

Length: 48′

Located In: Charleston, SC

Engine/Fuel Type: diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

YW#: 8793673


New to the market Sabre 48 Salon Express with custom options that the factory helped the customer design.  This one owner boat that has been professionally maintained since new.   The electronics list is extensive and there have been many improvements that have been made over the past year.  The boat has been fully serviced and is the nicest 48 Sabre on the market.

Full Specs

Boat Name



LOA: 52.25
Beam: 15.33 ft
Dry Weight: 37,500 lb


Engine Brand: Volvo
Engine Model: D8 IPS 700
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 550|horsepower

Engine Brand: Volvo
Engine Model: D8 IPS 700
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Power: 550|horsepower


Fresh Water Tanks: 1 (160 Gallon)
Fuel Tanks: 1 (525 Gallon)
Holding Tanks: 1 (70 Gallon)


Number of heads: 2

Factory options
  • Volvo Interceptors with automatic trim
  • Reverso oil change system
  • Freedom Lift
  • Single Seagull water purifier on galley cold water plumbed to separate spigot
  • Single Seagull water purifier on icemaker
  • Fresh water wash down forward
  • Fresh water wash down aft
  • Volvo Package with D8 IPS 700 
  • 1 Volvo 7" color engine display
  • Dynamic Positioning System DPS
  • Volvo Active Corrosion Protection System ACP
  • Volvo Autopilot with Autopilot display included in the 7" engine display
  • Volvo Interceptor with manual trim
  • Volvo Penta Active Ride Control fully integrated with Volvo's Electronic Vessel Control system. 
  • Additional 12V DC alternator to charge the ships battery
  • Volvo Clear Wake exhaust bypass
  • Salt water wash down forward only with custom upgraded pump system.  Head Hunter Stingray model#SR115 
  • Volvo cutters on the props
  • Additional fresh water pump with diverter valves
  • Volvo Joystick installed on the Stidd Armrest
  • 4 Additional Dimmer switches in the master stateroom, forward cabin, cockpit and art lights
  • Inverter/charger 3000 Watt True Sine Wave with remote control
  • Central Vac System with 2 outlets and a 32' expandable hose
  • Kahlenberg horn controller M-485A
  • Freezer in utility room in a built in cabinet.  Isotherm Cruise 90 Freezer
  • Prep for future water maker to be mounted in utility room.
  • Art lights throughout the boat.  Master cabin, galley, guest cabin
  • Guest stateroom TV Samsung 24"
  • AC until in the utility room
  • Additional 4D batteries installed at the factory for a total of 4 
  • Install Forespar remote operated valve for the waste discharge thru-hull valve in lieu of standard Valve.  Install switch in the electrical panel
  • Additional 120V AC outlet in the main salon by the sliding seat into the utility room
  • Install an automatic engine room light switch that goes on when you open the hatch
  • Additional 120VAC outlet in utility room above the workbench
  • FRP molded mast and separate radar platform for the sedan hardtop
  • Teak decking in aft cockpit including steps
  • Kahlenberg triple chrome horns
  • Custom teak cockpit table rectangular shape 6" longer
  • Mount Ocean Air blinds on the top of the aft door
  • Custom grill cabinet with Corian counter top in Witch Hazel with a Kenyon electric grill with a silicone lid sink with folding faucet, and two doors that open.  On one side there are 3 drawers in different sizes and on the other side there is a trash can
  • Accord Shades on all opening ports
  • Install Kenyon induction cooktop
  • Delete the standard fridge and install a Inox refrigerator above the Inox 65 unit in the galley
  • Icemaker in the cabinet below the helm seats
  • Build a larger drawer below the main salon settee for chart kit
  • Witch Hazel Corian counter with radius and Bone Corian under mount sink in the master head
  • Accord shades in master cabin
  • Two drawers on each side of the master berth.  Keep the standard drawer at the foot of the bed.
  • Install second cherry towel bar in the guest head
  • Install a Corian fiddle in the guest head
  • In the guest head build a cabinet behind the door to hold a small trash can
  • Splendide washer and Dryer side by side with two drawers below
  • Utility room workbench replace open shelf storage area with 2 large drawers and extend the top of the workbench over the top of the additional freezer and add an access panel below the freezer


  • Garmin GPSMAP 8617 MFD (2)
  • Garmin card reader
  • Garmin GMI 20 Instrument display (2)
  • Airmar DT800 Tilted element 
  • Garmin gWind transducer
  • Garmin GMR Fantom 6 Radar 6'
  • KVH HD7 Satellite TV System
  • KVH Dummy Dome
  • Shakespeare CA-A Amplifier
  • Wave Wi-Fi wireless Access point booster
  • ACR RCL 100 LED Spotlight
  • Garmin GC10 Camera standard image
  • Garmin GC10 Reverse image
  • Icom M506 VHF radio
  • Digital Antenna 8ft. VHF antenna 
  • Garmin AIS600
  • Garmin GSD sonar module
  • Garmin GXM 52 Weather receiver
  • Fusion AV750 DVD/CD Marine
  • Fusion NRX300 remote control
  • Fusion Active Subwoofer
  • Fusion XM/Sirius receiver

Improvements and enhancements
  • Compete exterior varnish including a cockpit captains chair Feb. 2023
  • Replace all Stamoid Covers on the exterior of the boat July 2022
  • Replaced SureShade canvas August of 2022
  • Replaced the original SureShade motor with new silent glide motor May 2022
  • Replaced front windshield cover May 2022
  • Replaced primary and backup redundant fresh water pump January 2023
  • Replaced galley fridge unit April 2022
  • All interior floors sanded and refreshed March 2022
  • Added Hydraulic steering to dingy in June 2022
  • Replaced the ice maker April 2022 and added exhaust fan 
  • All AC units checked and flushed February 2023
  • Replaced the fresh water pressure tank February 2023
  • Replaced 4 engine starting batteries February 2023
  • All fresh water filters replaced February 2023
  • All 3 wiper blades replaced February 2023
  • Additional cockpit shades for port and starboard sides fabricated July 2022
  • Dutch has been detailed twice a month since new by The Royal Touch Marine Detailing 
  • Full boat wax completed April 2023 and always performed semi-annually.
  • All annual service performed by Coastal Carolina Yacht Sales the most resent service was done in February of 2023
  • New Flexiteek installed in cockpit and steps April 2022.
  • Interior decorating by NorthStar Home and Yacht Raymond, Maine
  • 2019  AB 11' Aluminum RIB w/ 25 HP Yamaha with new hydraulic steering

  • Modern planning V-Hull
  • VIP Resin infused laminate
  • SAN Corecell foam coring
  • Knitted bi-axial structural reinforcements
  • Foam/Plywood stringer system
  • Swim platform with under mounted ladder
  • PVC rub rail with stainless steel cap
  • LP painted boot strip
  • Gold cove stripe

  • VIP resin infused laminate
  • Molded in anti-skid surfaces
  • Anodized Aluminum framed windows
  • Helm deck door to starboard side deck
  • Large diameter stainless steel perimeter rails
  • Herreshoff  bow and spring cleats
  • Horn style aft mooring cleats
  • Low profile stainless steel opening hatches with shades and screens
  • Low profile pilot hatches in hard top
  • Stainless steel anchor roller
  • L-shaped cockpit seating 

  • 50 Amp shore power cord with cord reel
  • Galvanic isolator
  • Illuminated circuit breaker panel at galley steps
  • 120v outlets throughout interior and in engine room
  • Galley and head receptacles are GFI protected
  • LED overhead and reading lights
  • 60 Amp 3-bank battery charger
  • Tinned wire used throughout

  • Polyethylene 160usg. water tank
  • 20usg stainless steel hot water tank
  • Stainless sink in galley
  • Fresh water flush MSD w/holding tank and macerator
  • Shower stall in head with tempered glass door
  • Solid surface material and galley and head countertops
  • Marelon sea valves on all below waterline fittings
  • (3) bilge pumps with high water alarms

Salon /helm deck
  • Stidd 500N series helm seat and Stazo wood steering wheel
  • Ultraleather wrap on helm/ navigation pod
  • Port side settee slides to expose utility space below
  • Optional crew quarters below main salon deck
  • L-settee to starboard with elegant high gloss inlaid table
  • Mates lounge forward with chart locker
  • 32” LED Television on lift
  • Electrically operated drop down window to starboard
  • Curved safety glass windows in aft corners

  • Solid surface countertop
  • Stainless steel sink and faucet
  • Convection microwave oven
  • Ceramic two burner cook top
  • Stainless steel fridge with freezer compartment
  • Storage in galley lockers
  • Fixed deadlight in hull over galley counter
  • Opening stainless steel portlight over galley

  • Master stateroom amidships with queen size island berthGuest cabin forward with queen sized island berth
  • Master head with glass vessel sink, ceramic tile sole
  • Deadlight in hull side over master berth headboard
  • Master shower stall with glass divider and glass tile decor
  • Abundant hanging and drawer storage throughout
  • LED televisions
  • Guest/day head with circular shower enclosure
  • Large overhead hatches and opening portlights
  • Reverse cycle heat and air conditioning

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