Peter Ouellette
DiMillo's Yacht Sales
1 Long Wharf
Portland, ME, US
Office: 207-773-7632
Mobile: 207-318-0626

2015 Sabre 38 Salon Express
Boat Type: Express Cruiser Address: Freeport, ME, US Price: $565,000


2015 Sabre 38 Salon Express

Our 38 has been fully serviced, engine oils and filters, pod fluid and filters and complete generator service oil and filters.  The hull, deck and house have been buffed and waxed.  Bottom paint is fresh.  All service completed fall of 2019 and spring of 2020.  She is ready to go in the water!

Notable features include:

  • Volvo D4 300hp IPS with joystick
  • Volvo DPS (not standard in the 2015 models, $22,500 option)
  • Volvo Extended Warranty on engines and pods until 7/2020
  • Complete Garmin electronics package
  • KVH satellite TV
  • Nautley Marine Roll-ON XL davit (no dinghy included)
  • Air conditioning with reverse cycle heat
  • All new exterior and interior cushion 2018
  • Custom mattress from Portland Mattress Makers in Portland Maine
  • All exterior cushions canvas covers
  • Forward windshield cover
  • Pre-sale survey completed fall 2019, available for review
  • And more

For more information, please contact the Listing Broker below.


Basic Information

Manufacturer: Sabre Vessel Name:
Model: 38 Salon Express Boat Type: Express Cruiser
Year: 2015 Hull Material: Fiberglass
Category: Power Hull Type:
Condition: Used Hull Color:
Location: Freeport, ME, US Designer:
Available for sale in U.S. waters: Yes Flag of Registry:

Dimensions & Weight

Length: 38 ft - 11.58 meter Draft - max: 3 ft 4 in - 1.01 meter
LOA: 38 ft 3 in - 11.66 meter Bridge Clearance: 13 ft 3 in - 4.04 meter
Beam: 13 ft 4 in - 4.06 meter Dry Weight: 22400 ft - 6827.52 meter


Make: Volvo Penta Engine Type: Inboard
Model: D4 300hp IPS400 Drive Type:
Engine(s): 2 Fuel Type: Diesel
Hours: 510 Horsepower: 300 (Individual), 600 (combined)
Cruise Speed: - Max Speed: -
Range: - Joystick Control: No

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank: 300 gallons - 1 tank(s) Holding Tank: 40 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank: 100 gallons - 1 tank(s)    


Total Cabins: 1 Crew Cabins: 1
Total Berths: 3 Crew Berths: 1
Total Sleeps: 1 Crew Sleeps: 1
Total Heads: 1 Crew Heads: 1
Captains Cabin: -    


Additional Equipment List
  • DPS (not standard in the 2015 models, $22,500 option)
  • Flag Blue Hull
  • Beige Anti-Skid
  • Reverse oil change system
  • Salt water wash down fore and aft
  • Fresh water wash down forward
  • Shore water inlet
  • Single Seagull Water Purifier on galley with separate spigot
  • (1) additional 12VUSB outlet.1 fwd cabin at end of stbd side cabinet
  • (2) additional dimmer switches in galley and lower lounge.
  • 22' LED Television in lower lounge area
  • Inverter/charger 2800 watt true sine wave w/remote
  • (2) i2 systems courtesy lights,on the transom
  • 120VAC GFI outlet in cockpit
  • Drawer refrigerator under port aft salon settee
  • Freezer in lower lounge
  • All refrigeration unit in galley, no freezer on top
  • FRP molded electronics mast for hardtop
  • Kahlenberg dual chrome horns
  • Fixed hull side portlight, port side in lower lounge
  • Hot and cold transom shower
  • Accord shades on all opening ports
  • Blinds and curtains for main salon in Pebbles Ivory
  • Ocean Air Shades "Pebbles Ivory" in lieu of standard
  • (2) cherry towel racks on each head door
  • Filler cushion and telescoping table to create berth in main salon
  • Ultraleather upholstery main salon only, includes helm seat
  • Install trim on entertainment cabinet matching the trim to the fwd cabin dresser
  • Overhead cherry handrail
  • Shade on optional hull port
  • Install "ceiling panel" on aft bulkhead in lower lounge
  • Build (2) additional large drawers under fwd berth, same size as bottom drawers
  • Custom Canvas includes: windshield cover, aft cockpit seat covers, table cover

  • Garmin 7616 GPS Color Plotter
  • AIS 600
  • Garmin 4KW HD Radar  
  • Garmin GMI 20 Depth Display
  • GT41 XDCR  Transducer
  • Volvo Auto Pilot
  • Volvo DPS (not standard in the 2015 models, $22,500 option)
  • KVH M1 TV Antenna

Engines/Generator Systems
  • Twin Volvo Penta D4 300HP engines linked to VP IPS drives (extended warranty to 07/2020)
  • 3.7L(4) cylinder fresh water-cooled Includes Volvo electronic controls
  • Volvo Active Corrosion Protection system.
  • 12V alternators each engine.
  • Volvo raw water intake strainers
  • Engine room blower.
  • Engine room vent ducts.
  • White gelcoated engine room
  • Mylar Foil face foam noise barrier.
  • 6kW Kohler Generator

Fuel System
  • Twin 150 USG rotomolded diesel fuel tanks.
  • Racor fuel filters.
  • 2" "Diesel" deck fill plate

Steering and Trim Systems
  • Volvo Penta IPS helm
  • Lenco Auto Glide trim tab system with GPS receiver and NMEA

Helm Station
  • Single N Series Stidd helm chair
  • Volvo IPS electronic controls.
  • Engine Start/Stop control panel.
  • Volvo Penta color display (1) with, Tachometer w/hour meter, Engine temperature, Engine oil pressure, Transmission oil pressure, Voltmeter
    Water in fuel warning, Fuel remaining function, Fuel consumption function
    Hi water temp and low oil pressure alarm
  • Triple windshield wipers with washers.
  • Compass
  • Switch controls for horn, running lights, anchor light, engine room
    blower and optional equipment.
  • Stazo wood trimmed 16" steering wheel

  • Two 30 A. AC shore power inlets and two 50 ft. cords
  • Galvanic Failsafe isolator
  • Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution panel
  • 120V outlets in each cabin and one in engine room.
  • All galley and head receptacles are GFI protected.
  • Additional outlets positioned in locations as appropriate Xantrex
  • 50amp, 3-bank battery charger
  • Reverse cycle heat/ air conditioning in (2) zones.

  • Two dedicated engine starting batteries.
  • Two 4D 210 Amp hour deep cycle ship's service batteries.
  • Battery Management panel including
  • Emergency crossover switch.
  • Remote Control Ships Power switch
  • Remote Control Starting Battery switch
  • Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution panel w/battery
    voltage gauge
  • Lighting:
    LED reading lights
    LED lights in the overhead
    LED tri-color light at helm valance
    LED strip lighting in appropriate locations
    LED Engine room lighting
    Cockpit courtesy lights w/remote switch at transom
    UL Listed Tinned wire throughout.
    USB 12 VDC charging station at helm and in cabins

  • "Vee" hull design with 24 degree deadrise amidships and 17
    degrees at transom.
  • VIP Resin Infused laminate with ISO NPG white gelcoat and
    blended vinylester back-up resin.
  • Knitted Biaxial Structural E-Glass Reinforcements
  • SAN Corecell foam core in hull bottom and topsides.
  • Foam/plywood cored fiberglass stringer system.
  • Swim platform with under mounted telescoping ladder.
  • Hull side rubbing strakes.
  • PVC rub rail with stainless steel cap.
  • Painted (Urethane) Double Boot Stripe
  • Gold Cove Stripe

Deck and Hard Top
  • VIP resin infused, knitted Biaxial Structural E-Glass
  • Reinforcements with balsa coring.
  • Molded in anti-skid deck surfaces.
  • Windows recessed into hard top
  • Port and starboard transom gates
  • Aft seating slides to expand cockpit dimension
  • Stainless steel anchor bowsprit roller system
  • Anchor lockers (2) with slam latches
  • (1) Large Aft hinged lazzarette locker hatch with gas struts and (2)
  • 3"dia compression latches for engine room access
  • Electronics pod at the helm station

Deck Hardware
  • 1 1/4" Diameter type 316 stainless steel perimeter rail system
  • (6) 12" Stainless Steel Cleats (2 fwd, 4 mid ship spring
  • (1) 10" Stainless Steel Cleat to starboard of windlass as anchor
    rode tie off.
  • Windlass with combination rope/chain gypsy
  • Single anchor roller sized for 35# CQR or Delta
  • Flagpole holder and flag staff.
  • Burgee staff on pulpit
  • Low Profile polished hatches w/screens (2) #44 on foredeck, (2) #10 port and starboard
  • Custom stainless steel opening ports.
  • Teak cabin side eye-brow
  • Custom cast stainless steel "SABRE" medallion
  • Horn cleats in aft transom corners
  • Teak cap rails are optional

Helm Deck
  • Stidd helm N Series helm seat
  • Wood in helm area is cherry
  • Two overhead pilot hatches with shades/screens
  • Bi-fold stainless steel companionway door with drop down window

Master/Forward Stateroom
  • Spacious Island Berth layout with 5" mattress. ¾" laminated trim
    on berth top.
  • Cherry hull ceilings.
  • Drawers under bed. A/C return grills under drawers
  • Drawers in bureau w/locker w/shelf above and single louvered
  • Upper enclosed shelves with storage behind. Locker face with 2
    doors. Each door to access partitioned space with shelves in the aft
    two compartments.
  • Large Hanging Locker to starboard, cedar lined with shelf and
    hangar pole. Open shelf above louvered door.
  • Teak and holly sole with 2 coats of sealer.
  • Soft headliner panels.
  • Passageway door between galley and forward cabin.
  • Divider between galley and stateroom with surface mounted 26"
    LED Television on Electric lift.

  • Vessel sink with faucet.
  • Tempered Glass Shower stall with seat.
  • Hot and cold pressure water.
  • Electric shower sump pump.
  • Storage locker.
  • Solid Surface Material countertop with bull nose
  • Towel bars.
  • Wood trimmed mirror over sink
  • Ventilation blower.

  • Elevated "U" settee to port with Hi-gloss table with
    storage under.
  • Mates L-shaped settee forward, open to galley with stainless steel
    hand rail.
  • Cabinet to starboard with storage and LED TV on electric lift.
  • Teak and holly sole w/ sealer.
  • Sound deadening headliner panels.

  • Solid Surface galley counter.
  • Stainless steel sink with faucet.
  • Drawers and storage lockers below counter.
  • Storage cabinets outboard and above aft counter
  • Lockers above stove.
  • Two burner electric cook top
  • Compact stainless steel microwave oven.
  • Stainless steel drawer style refrigerator/freezer 12DC/120VAC

Lower Lounge
  • L-shaped settee with pull out converts to double berth.
  • Bookshelf outboard of Settee.
  • Extra large drawer handy to Galley for large items

Fresh Water System
  • Water capacity 100 gals.
  • 11 gal. Stainless steel hot water heater 110V and engine heat
  • Hot and cold water pressure system 12V.

  • Varnished cherry interior finish
  • Screens on opening ports and hatches
  • Laminated wood trims on counters and shelves
  • Dovetailed maple drawer boxes

Waste and Safety System
  • Polyethylene holding tank with 40 gallon capacity
  • Jabsco Quiet Flush fresh water MSD
  • Diaphragm Waste pump on holding tank.

  • Fire extinguishers, (4) at 2 1/2 lbs.
  • Carbon Monoxide Detectors.
  • Marelon sea valves on all below waterline fittings.
  • Bonding system to safeguard against galvanic corrosion.
  • Automatic fire extinguishing discharge system with override.

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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Peter Ouellette
DiMillo's Yacht Sales
1 Long Wharf
Portland, ME, US
Office: 207-773-7632
Mobile: 207-318-0626