SOLD | 2008 Sabre 38 Hard Top Express

(SOLD) 2008 Sabre 38 Hard Top Express

Stop your search, you have found the right boat.  The right engines, the right equipment and truly exceptional condition make Sea Glass stand out in the crowd.  Cummins 425's with under 500 hours and all required maintenance complete, including a complete cooling system service.   The varnish at the helm deck was just stripped and refinished, nice brightwork with two coats scheduled for this spring, and the list goes on.

Stored indoors, but easily seen with a couple days notice.  Call for more information and details.  More photos soon.



  • Manufacturer:Sabre
  • Model: 38 Hard Top Express
  • Year: 2008
  • Category: Power
  • Condition: Used
  • Location: Newington US
  • Vessel Name:Sea Glass
  • Hull Material:Fiberglass
  • Make:Cummins
  • Model:QSB5.9
  • Engines(s):2
  • Hours:475
  • Engine Type:Inboard
  • Fuel Type:diesel
  • Horsepower:425|horsepower
  • Length:38 ft
  • Beam:13.67 ft
  • Draft - max:3.33 ft
  • Fuel Tank:350|gallon
  • Fresh Water Tank:100|gallon
  • Holding Tank:350|gallon




  • Upper Helm Deck
  • Stidd helm and mate's seat
  • Cherry wood in helm deck interior
  • Sliding companionway hatch (Smoked glass)
  • Bi-fold companionway door to cabin
  • Clear chart locker cover
  • Wet bar w/solid surface
  • U-Line ice maker/refrigerator
  • Forward facing bench w/footrest and dry storage below
  • Folding table from port cockpit bulkhead
  • Lewmar sliding hatches overhead w/roller shades
  • Teak deck on helm deck area
  • Salon
  • "L" settee converts to double berth w/4.5" foam cushions
  • Storage under settee
  • Ultrasuede upholstery
  • (2) enclosed lockers outboard w/open shelf and removable fiddle forward
  • Master AC/DC breaker panel facing fwd on aft bulkhead louvered doors
  • Entertainment center w/ 20" flat LCD TV
  • Clarion CD/FM/AM sterep w/(4) speakers and remote
  • Salon table on (2) hi-low pedestals which lowers to form berth filler
  • Bottle storage locker
  • Teak and Holly sole w/(2) coats of sealer
  • Sound deadening headliner panels
  • Cherry wood interior
  • Additional 12V DC outlet
  • Additional Dimmer switch
  • Forward Stateroom
  • Spacious Island Berth w/memory foam mattress
  • Ash hull ceilings
  • (2) drawers under bed - AC return grills under drawers
  • (2) drawers in bureau w/locker and shelf above single louvered door
  • Upper enclosed shelves with storage behind
  • Recessed shelf with fiddle
  • Large, cedar lined, hanging locker w/shelf
  • Teak and Holly sole w/(2) coats of sealer
  • Additional dimmer switch
  • 15" LCD TV wired to DVD player
  • Soft headliner panels
  • Large pocket door between salon and forward cabin
  • Cherry wood interior
  • Decor
  • Varnished cherry interior finish
  • Screens on all opening ports and hatches
  • Laminated wood trims on counters and shelves
  • Dovetailed maple drawer boxes


  • Galley
  • Corian counter
  • Stainless steel sink w/Scandvik faucet
  • Built-in waste basket
  • Drawers and storage cabinets below counter
  • Storage cabintes outboard and above counter
  • Coffee maker(Space Saver overhead mount)
  • Two-burner electric cook top w/separate convection microwave
  • Taylor Tundra 4.2 Refrigerator/Freezer 12DC/120VAC
  • Head
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Circular shower stall w/seat and locker outboard
  • Hot and cold pressure water
  • Electric shower sump pump
  • Storage lockers
  • Corian counter w/bull nose
  • Wood trimmed mirror over sink
  • Ventilation blower


  • Hull Composite
  • Deep "V" planing hull design w/shallow prop pockets
  • 23 degree deadrise amidships and 16 degree at transom
  • ISO NPG Flag Blue gelcoat w/vinylester back-up resin
  • Knitted Biaxial structural E-glass reinforcements
  • Vacuum bagged Divinycell foam core in hull bottom and topsides
  • Foam/plywood cored fiberglass stringer system
  • Swim platform w/under mounted telescoping ladder
  • Hull side rubbing strakes
  • PVC rub rail w/stainless steel cap
  • Painted (IMRON) double boot stripe
  • Gold Cove stripe
  • Deck, Windshield and Hardtop Composite
  • ISO NPG gelcoat
  • Knitted Biaxial structural E-glass reinforcements w/Balsa coring
  • Molded in anti-skid deck surfaces
  • Windows w/clear anodized frames recessed into hard top
  • Inside walls sheathed w/high pressure laminate
  • Hardtop w/anti-skid surface on top
  • FRP molded electronics mast for hardtop
  • Searchlight mounted on hardtop mast
  • In-swinging transom door w/latch system
  • Fiberglass bow pulpit w/single anchor roller and windlass
  • Anchor locker w/Southco slam latch
  • (1) Large aft hinged double sided lazzarette locker hatch w/gas struts
  • (1)Large double-sided engine room hatch
  • Hinged helm pod
  • Center opening windshield
  • Deck Hardware
  • 1 1/4" diameter stainless steel perimeter rail system
  • (6) stainless steel cleats - (2)bow, (2)stern, (2)spring
  • (1) 10" stainless steel cleat to starboard of windlass as anchor rode tie off
  • Stainless steel windlass
  • Single anchor roller
  • Flagpole holder and flag staff. Burgee staff on pulpit
  • Low profile polished aluminum hatches w/screens, (2) on foredeck, (2) port and starboard w/shades
  • Stainless steel opening portsw/shades
  • Teak toe rails port and starboard w/ss cast mid rail chocks and fwd skene chocks
  • Teak cabin side eye-brow
  • Custom cast ss "SABRE" medallion
  • Cast ss corner hawse pipes in cockpit coamings

Helm Station

  • Stainless Steel, dual lever controls
  • Engine Start/Stop control panel
  • Engine Instrumentation: tachometer w/hr. meter, temp., oil pressure, voltmeter gauges
  • Water in fuel warning light
  • Hi water temp and low oil pressure alarm
  • Triple windshield wipers w/washers
  • Compass
  • Fuel gauge
  • Switch controls: horn, running lights, anchor light, engine room/blower and opt. equip.
  • Control for red instrument lights w/dimmer
  • Custom mahogany steering wheel


  • 120V AC Electrical System
  • Two 30 Amp AC shore power inlets w/(2) 50ft. cords
  • Galvanic isolator w/monitoring system
  • 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 appropriate for entertainment systems
  • (1) outlet located on the upper helm deck
  • Professional Matiner 50Amp, 3-bank battery charger
  • Below deck reverse cycle heat/airconditioning in (2) zones
  • Helm deck ac/heater 2 x 12K BTU
  • 12V DC Electrical Distribution System
  • (2) 1000 CCA dedication engine start batteries
  • (2) 4D 210 AH deep cycle ship's service batteries
  • Battery Managment Panel: emergency crossover switch, Ships power switch
  • Starting battery switch
  • Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution panel w/battery condition gauge
  • 12v overhead lighting and reading lights
  • Heart 3.0 inverter w/remote controller
  • Tinned wire throughout

Engine/Gen Set

  • Twin Cummins 425hp QSB5.9 common-rail diesel engines, fresh water cooled
  • 1 3/4" Aquamet 22 stainless steel shaft
  • PSS drip-less shaft seals
  • Manganese bronze struts w/cutlass bearing
  • Four blade NiBrAl propellers to ISO Class S
  • Seawater cooled 5" side exhaust system
  • Groco raw water intake strainers
  • Engine room blower
  • Engine room vent ducts
  • Engine room floor w/gray anti-skid rubber
  • White gelcoated engine room
  • Foil face foam noise barrier
  • Onan 9.0Kw EQD generator
  • Reverso Oil Change system


  • Fuel System
  • Single 350 gal. aluminum diesel fuel tank
  • Racor fuel filters
  • 2" stainless steel "Diesel" deck fill plate
  • Fuel level indicator at helm
  • Steering and Trim Systems
  • Teleflex hydraulic steering system
  • Tilting Teleflex helm pump
  • Side Power bow thruster
  • Twin bronze rudders w/adjustable tie-rod
  • Twin Bennett stainless steel trim tabs
  • Fresh/Salt Water Systems
  • Water capacity 100 gals. in (2) 50 gal. tanks
  • 11 gal. stainless steel hot water heater off 110V and engine
  • Hot and cold water pressure system 12V
  • Hot and cold transom shower
  • Salt water washdown system fore and aft
  • Fresh water washdown forward
  • Shore water inlet
  • Single Seagull water purifier on galley cold water
  • Single seagull water purifier on ice maker
  • Waste Disposal
  • Polyethylene holding tank w/30 gallon capacity
  • Jabsco Quiet Flush fresh water MSD
  • Macerator pump on holding tank
  • Safety
  • Bonding system to safeguard against galvanic corrosion
  • Automic fire extinguishing discharge system w/override
  • Automatic 12 V electric bilge pumps (3)


Raymarine C140W color multifunction display

GPS, Depth Sounder, 4 kw Radar Dome

Raymarine ST70 Autopilot

Icom IC-M504 VHF Radio

ACR Remote Spotlight

SAT TV with reciever

2 Vessel View Samrt Craft Screens

Additional Equipment

Inventory to include:Docklines


Fender Whips


Stainless Steel Anchor,with  Chain and Rode

Fire extinguishers

4 Type II PFD

Throwable  PFD


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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