SOLD | 2014 Sabre 48 Salon Express

(SOLD) 2014 Sabre 48 Salon Express

On display at the 2017 Palm Beach International Boat Show

March 23 - 26

Dock E - Slip# 103

2014 Sabre 48 Salon Express

Notable features

  • One owner boat
  • Raymarine glass bridge electronics package
  • Gost security system
  • KVH
  • Awlgrip painted electronics components of hardtop to match deck color
  • Fusion stereo system
  • Upgraded MasterVolt inverter/charger system
  • Electric Sunroof
  • Custom crew quarters with berth and storage
  • Side by side washer and dryer
  • Custom convertible berth in main salon, the boat sleeps 8 people
  • Electric hi-lo main salon table
  • AB 9AL inflatable and 9.9 Yamaha outboard
  • UMT Marine dinghy davit system
  • Custom blue LED side deck lights and cockpit overhang lights
  • Beautiful claret hull color
  • Custom interior decor
  • SureShade electric cockpit awning
  • Custom mattresses in master cabin and guest cabin
  • Many custom features installed by Sabre

Please contact the Listing Broker for additional information and to schedule a showing.


  • Manufacturer:Sabre
  • Model: 48 Salon Express
  • Year: 2014
  • Category: Power
  • Condition: Used
  • Location: Palm Beach Boat Show US
  • Vessel Name:Angel Fish
  • Hull Material:Fiberglass
  • Designer:Kevin Burns - Head Designer
  • Make:Cummins Zeus
  • Model:QSC 8.3L 550hp
  • Engines(s):2
  • Hours:
  • Engine Type:Inboard
  • Fuel Type:diesel
  • Horsepower:550|horsepower
  • Total Cabins:3
  • Total Heads:2
  • Length:48 ft
  • Beam:15.33 ft
  • Draft - max:3.75 ft
  • Bridge Clearance:14.17 ft
  • Fuel Tank:525|gallon
  • Fresh Water Tank:160|gallon
  • Holding Tank:525|gallon



Dealer, Factory and Custom Options

  • Hull Color - Claret
  • Anti-skid Color – Beige
  • Reverso oil change system
  • Fresh water wash down forward
  • Racor fuel filter installed 3" higher for better access to the drain
  • Upgraded port alternator to 200A
  • Single Seagull water purifier on galley cold water plumbed to separate spigot
  • Kahlenberg horn controllerM-485A
  • Install Pennant lights (2) on hardtop, lights controlled by an independent stand-alone switch adjacent to the salon door
  • MasterVolt 12/4000 Mass Combi Inverter/Charger with MasterLink/MICC remote control
  • 12V fan (1) in guest cabin, on bulkhead above TV centered on wall near ceiling height
  • 12V fan (1) in master stateroom, above TV, centered on wall near ceiling height
  • Blue LED lights side deck and cockpit overhang lights
  • 2 chrome cabin Denmark reading lights as in the crew quarters
  • Electric sunroof with sunscreen in lieu of standard two (2) pilot hatches
  • FRP molded mast, separate radar platform & satellite pads for hardtop
  • Kahlenberg dual chrome horns
  • Hot and cold transom shower
  • Accord Shades on all opening ports
  • Cabin soles floor hatches to have rubber material around underside lip to prevent noise when walking on them
  • Upgraded Nova Cool refrigerator/freezer in lieu of standard
  • Cherry doors on glass cabinet aft of galley sink, install wood shelf with fiddle half way up in cabinet
  • In location of drawers below cabinet aft of sink, delete top 3 drawers, Add cabinet with one (1) door and one (1) shelf in the middle of cabinet
  • Door on the small cabinet forward of galley sink
  • Ultra-Leather upholstery main salon
  • Increase two main salon armrests another 4" in height on both settees
  • Install a fiddle on forward end of nav desk the same length and location as hinge on fwd end of cover. Add additional fiddle between the chart and TV covers 32" length
  • Stainless steel handrail on vertical surface of the helm pod on the return section and a stainless steel one on the athwartships section of the vertical surface of the pod
  • Move double SS cup holder from nav desk area and install outboard of mate seat (port) on window edge
  • Single SS cup holder outboard of joystick
  • Additional cherry drop in box on port side of helm pod face above standard helm drop in box
  • Second Stidd 500N (mate) seat
  • Wine bottle storage cabinet to end of settee with inside drawer to hold 3 bottles wide by 4 bottles deep
  • Custom mate's seat backrest fabric: Delray & Long Breaker Sail
  • Main salon curtain and master stateroom roman shade fabric Eurohem
  • Modify main salon settee to convertible berth for sleeping two adults. Lengthen main salon settee by 12" ending at a bulkhead. Increase size of drawer below to maximum size possible. Lengthen the 3 part folding table to 30" X 40" dimensions, install fixed, removable table base under the tabletop using knurled knobs and threaded inserts in table.
  • Electric hi-lo pedestal for salon table
  • Filler cushion to be upholstered to the 60"X31" filler board to create berth. U/L Promessa Linen
  • Tall mirror recessed (no frame) into the bulkhead behind master head shoji door
  • TV in Master Stateroom installed 47" from cabin sole with wires hidden from TV to aft bulkhead with cherry trim
  • Corian counter and Corian sink in master head in lieu of cherry
  • Additional accord shades on opening ports in master stateroom (2)
  • Custom 2 drawers under the master berth on each side
  • Fwd head cabinet 1/2 open and the another 1/2 with shelf with fiddle
  • Second cherry towel rack on inside of door, location 10" below top of door
  • Custom utility room forward, workbench w/ 3 drawers and pantry with adjustable shelves
  • Splendide washer & separate dryer side by side in utility room w/two drawers below
  • One large opening port in utility room in lieu of small port
  • Crew mattress in utility room
  • A/C vent from master stateroom air conditioning supply and vented into the utility room with ability to close off
  • LED rope lighting in the utility room
  • Seat cushion and berth in the utility room - Sunbrella Rib-Antique Beige
  • Drawers in the utility room below the seat and berth area as in the crew quarters
  • Custom aft cockpit fabric: Perennial Hotdog
  • Two 12" stern cleats on coaming cap behind cockpit seat backrest, one on either side of the center rail stanchion
  • Fresh water spigot in engine room
  • Exterior deck lights at base of cabin house around perimeter of deck walkway, up to 4 lights per side
  • Custom storage shelf above house battery bank with fiddles on all four sides, rubber material base, shelf is removable
  • Custom Mattress - Master Cabin berth
  • Custom Mattress - Guest Cabin berth
  • Navigational Electronics package & Entertainment System
  • Awlgrip painted radar, KVH domes, VHF antennas, PB200 antenna to match deck color
  • Windshield Cover - one piece Sunsure
  • Aft Cockpit L-Shaped Seat Cover - one piece Sunbrella
  • Aft Facing Cockpit Seat Cover - one piece Sunbrella
  • Aft Cockpit Table Cover - one piece Sunbrella
  • Flag Pole Cover - one piece Sunbrella
  • Décor Package
  • SureShade electric cockpit awning
  • AB Inflatable 9AL w/ 9.9 Yamaha 4-Stroke outboard
  • UMT Marine dinghy davit system
  • Removable cleats for fenders in cockpit

Electronics and Entertainment System

  • Raymarine gS165 15" Glass Bridge Display (2 displays)
  • Raymarine gS Series RMK-9 Remote Keypad
  • Raymarine Super HD 4kW Open Array Radar w/Raynet
  • Raymarine CP300 Sounder Module
  • 1000W transducer with high speed fairing block
  • Raymarine SR150 SiriusXM Weather Receiver
  • Shakespeare SRA 40 Sirius Satellite Radio Antenna
  • Raymarine AIS650 Class B AIS Transceiver
  • Raymarine AIS100 Active Splitter for VHF Antenna
  • Raymarine Raystar 130 GPS Antenna
  • Raymarine CAM100 Camera (2 cameras in engine room)
  • Airmar PB200 NMEA2000 Weather Station
  • ICOM 504 VHF
  • Speco 5x8 Hailer Horn
  • Fusion iPod/AM/FM/Sirius
  • Fusion 700 Series Wired Remote
  • Fusion XM/Sirius Radio Receiver
  • KVH Tracvision M3 w/ 12V Marine Receiver (main salon)
  • KVH M3 12V Additional Receivers (master cabin, guest cabin)
  • Gost security system


  • Main Salon cushions - Promessa Linen Ultra-Leather
  • STIDD Captain Chairs - Promessa Linen Ultra-Leather
  • Mate's Raised Lounge Seat - Promessa Linen Ultra-Leather
  • Cockpit Cushions - Perennial Hotdog Sunbrella
  • Utility Room fabric - Rib Antique Beige Sunbrella
  • Ocean Air screen/blinds on deck hatches
  • Ocean Air pleated blinds on side windows and side door
  • Drapes on aft curved windows
  • Dovetailed, varnished maple drawer boxes
  • Varnished cherry interior finish
  • Custom bedding

Main Salon

  • “L” settee to starboard, 5” foam cushions, with storage and Sabre tool drawer under.
  • High Gloss finished table with hi-low pedestal and angled slide mechanism. Lowers to coffee table height.
  • Entertainment unit to port including: flat screen LCD TV 26” on lift with DVD player                     
  • Sound deadening, soft headliner panels.
  • Raised mates L-shaped settee to port of helm chair
  • Stainless steel bi-fold door to cockpit 
  • Electrically operated window aft of L-settee
  • Swing door at helm to starboard side deck
  • Deep chart table forward of L-settee

Master Stateroom Amidships

  • Spacious island berth athwartship layout with laminated trim
  • Hull side deadlight over head board
  • Shoji style passageway and closet doors
  • Shoji style portlight screen panels
  • Cherry hull ceilings
  • Drawers under berth and in bulkhead aft of berth
  • (2) hanging lockers fore and aft of bed
  • LED flat screen TV and DVD player
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Sound deadening soft headliner panels
  • Pocket door to master head compartment

Master Head

  • Private access from master stateroom
  • Custom tile in WC and shower sole
  • Glass vessel style sink
  • High gloss finish over solid cherry counter
  • Vanity cabinet below sink
  • Storage outboard
  • Mirror above vanity, cherry framed
  • Separate shower stall with clear bi-fold enclosure and glass tile accent wall within
  • Electric shower sump pump
  • Deck hatch with blind/screen overhead
  • Ventilation blower
  • Stainless steel towel bars

Guest Stateroom

  • Spacious island berth, with laminated trim
  • Cherry hull ceilings
  • Drawers under berth
  • Storage lockers, drawers and shelves
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Sound deadening soft headliner panels
  • Pocket door to passageway
  • Private access to forward head and shower

Guest Head

  • Stainless steel under mount sink
  • Shower stall with seat and locker outboard
  • Hot and cold pressure water
  • Electric shower sump pump
  • Storage lockers
  • Solid surface vanity top with bull nose
  • Towel bars
  • Soap dispenser
  • Cherry wood trimmed mirror over sink
  • Ventilation blower


  • Solid surface galley counter top
  • Stainless steel under mount sink with cover and pull-out faucet
  • Stainless steel under mount prep sink with cover
  • Soap dispenser
  • Isotherm stainless steel stand-up refrigeration/freezer
  • Two burner electric cook top
  • Convection microwave with stainless steel face
  • Drawers and storage lockers below counter
  • Built-in waste basket
  • Recycle bin below steps


  • Modified Deep “V” Planing hull design, with shallow pod drive tunnels
  • 14º deadrise at transom, 23º deadrise amidships
  • ISO NPG white gelcoat w/vinylester back-up resin
  • Bottom, topsides and transom VIP resin infused biaxial E-glass with Airex C70 foam core
  • Stringer system biaxial E-glass with foam core
  • Bulkheads vacuum-bagged biaxial E-glass with polypropylene honeycomb core
  • Molded E-glass swim platform with molded-in anti-skid surface
  • PVC rub rail with stainless steel cap
  • Painted (IMRON) double boot top
  • Gold recessed cove stripe

Deck Hardware

  • 1 1/4" Diameter type 316 stainless steel perimeter rail system
  • (8) 12” Stainless steel cleats (2 fwd, 4 mid ship, 2 in aft cockpit)
  • (1) 10” Stainless steel cleat to starboard of windlass as anchor rode tie off
  • (4) Custom cast stainless steel mid-rail line chocks
  • (2) Custom cast stainless steel skene chocks forward
  •  (2) Custom folding stainless steel mooring cleats aft
  • Bow pulpit with dual anchor roller for 44# CQR or Delta anchor and “lunch hook”
  • Quick anchor windlass, electric rope-chain type
  • Flag staff and socket on aft seat rails
  • Burgee staff on bow pulpit
  • (6) Low Profile stainless steel hatches w/screens
  • (6) Custom stainless steel opening port lights
  • Teak cabin side eye-brow
  •  Custom cast stainless steel “SABRE” medallion

Deck and Hardtop

  • ISO NPG gelcoat
  • VIP resin infused biaxial E-glass with balsa core
  • Molded-in anti-skid deck surfaces
  • Bi Fold aft salon door to port
  • Sliding windows in salon on cabin sides
  • Electric opening window in salon aft bulkhead
  • Hinged access door to side deck at helm
  • Flush, outward opening, transom door with latch
  • Anchor locker with slam latch
  • Large lazarette/engine room access hatch in cockpit sole with compression latches

12VDC Electrical System

  • Two AGM Group 31 dedicated engine start batteries
  • Three AGM 4D deep cycle ship's service batteries
  • One AGM Group 24 generator start battery
  • Remote control battery switches with controls at helm
  • Manual emergency battery crossover switch
  • Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution
  • Digital battery monitor
  • Lighting: - St. Maarten amber cabin reading lights, LED lights in the overheads throughout cabin, bar lighting in appropriate locations, fluorescent engine room lighting, cockpit courtesy lights

120VAC Electrical System

  • Onan 11.5 kw generator including: interface to Cummins Vessel View display, dedicated start battery, water lift muffler, cooling water intake strainer, sound shield, transfer switch
  • 50amp shore power service with Glendinning Cablemaster & 50 ft. cord
  • BlueSeas electrical panel, AC/DC with multi-meters
  • Fail safe galvanic isolator
  • Digital AC system monitor
  • 120V GFCI protected outlets in each cabin and engine room
  • 50amp, 3-bank battery charger
  • Reverse cycle heat/ air conditioning in (5) zones
  • 3000W inverter/charger for house

Helm Station

  • Cummins DTS single lever electronic controls
  • Cummins Smart Craft display (engine data, tank levels, vessel data, alarms)
  • Triple windshield wipers with washers
  • Ritchie Compass
  • Switch controls for horn, running lights, anchor light, engine room blower and optional equipment
  • Stazo 400mm custom teak steering wheel with tilt helm and Sabre logo
  • Stidd single helm seat with Ultraleather fabric


  • Twin Cummins QSC 8.3 550 hp electronic, fresh water-cooled engines.
  • Twin CMD Zeus 3800 pod drives, with integrated steering and trim
  • 120A, 12V alternators each engine.
  • (2) Exhaust by-pass mufflers.
  • Engine room blower.
  • Engine room vent ducts.
  • Engine room floor with FRP anti-skid.
  • White gelcoated engine room
  • Mylar face foam noise barrier.

Fuel System

  • (2) 250 USG diesel fuel tanks port and starboard
  • Racor fuel filters with water in fuel senders
  • (2) 2” “Diesel” deck fill plates

Steering and Trim Systems

  • CMD helm, with joystick.
  • Trim tabs integrated in CMD Zeus pod drives.
  •  Autopilot integrated in CMD Zeus system.
  • “Skyhook” GPS position hold system with dedicated GPS receiver.

Fresh Water System

  • Water capacity 160 gals
  • Stainless steel, 20 gal. water heater, operates on 110-VAC or engine heat
  • Temperature control valve on hot water supply
  • Hot and cold water pressure system 12V
  • Fresh water spigot in engine room

Waste Water System

  • Polyethylene holding tank with 70 gallon capacity
  • Jabsco Quiet Flush fresh water MSD in guest head
  • Tecma Eco MSD in master head
  • Diaphragm waste pump on holding tank


  • Single Kahlenberg chrome trumpet horn with compressor
  • Fire extinguishers, (5) at 2 1/2 lbs
  • Marelon sea valves on all thru-hull fittings below waterline
  • Bonding system to safeguard against galvanic corrosion
  • Automatic fire extinguishing discharge system in engine space with override
  • (3) Automatic 12V electric bilge pumps
  • (3) high water switches and alarm

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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