SOLD | 1980 Post 42 Sportfish
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(SOLD) 1980 Post 42 Sportfish

1980 42' Post Sport Fisherman"LA BUENA VIDA" is certainly a loved and well cared for vessel. The Post Marine tradition has proven to be one of the best in the manufacturing of fine sea worthy vessels in the industry today. She has not been fished hard like other sportfish, but used as a weekend getaway for the owners family. Come take a look at this true boatbuilding classic 42 Post Sportfish.


  • Manufacturer:Post
  • Model: 42 Sportfish
  • Year: 1980
  • Category: Power
  • Condition: Used
  • Location: Southwest Harbor US
  • Vessel Name:LA BUENNA VIDA
  • Hull Material:Fiberglass
  • Make:Detroit Diesels
  • Model:6-71 TI 410hp
  • Engines(s):2
  • Hours:2030
  • Engine Type:Inboard
  • Fuel Type:diesel
  • Horsepower:410|horsepower
  • Length:42 ft
  • Beam:15.75 ft
  • Draft - max:3 ft
  • Fuel Tank:420|gallon
  • Fresh Water Tank:120|gallon
  • Holding Tank:420|gallon



AccommodationsThe forward cabin has over/under sleeping quarters, hanging locker and drawer storage. The head is to starboard with seperate shower stall and vanity sink. The master stateroom is amidships with queen berth, hanging locker, built in night stand and access doors to the head and shower stall. Up into the main salon that has a sleep sofa and two chairs.


  • Twin Johnson and Towers 310 hp Detroit diesels
  • Morse mechanical cable type throttle and shifters
  • Raw water cooled
  • Cooling system: fresh and raw water cooled.
  • Northern Lights 8kw generator (NEW)
  • Fuel transfer pumps


  • Standard Horizon VHF radio
  • Raytheon R21X radar
  • Simrad CP 32GPS/plotter
  • Autohelm autopilot
  • Depthsound/speedlog
  • Hailer
  • Raynav Loran C


  • Dinghy and cradle on fordeck (NEW)
  • Dinghy crane (NEW)
  • NEW bottom
  • Dripless shaft seals (NEW)
  • Fuel tanks (NEW)
  • Seacocks (NEW)
  • Engine strainers (NEW)
  • Alpine stereo (NEW)
  • Water heater plumbed to engine (NEW)
  • Galley counter tops (NEW)
  • Refrigerator (NEW)
  • Bathroom sink (NEW)
  • Galley stove (NEW)
  • Fresh water toilet and holding tank (NEW)

Additional Equipment

  • Zepplin RIB w/9.9 Tohatso outboard
  • Davits and dinghy cradle (NEW)

CommentsThe owner of this 42 Post Sportfish has taken exceptional care over the past few years. With NEW galley and interior upgrades she shows beautifully, not to mention all of the additional new items listed in this listing.

DisclaimerThe 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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