An early adopter of pod drive systems, Sabre Yachts has a clear understanding of how these revolutionary drives can best be used to increase efficiency, maximize ease of operation and owner confidence.
The all-new Sabre 48 Salon Express is their fifth pod driven model and she takes full advantage of this technology in both her performance and in her interior accommodation plan.
The 48s traditional exterior profile belies the contemporary performances of her vee-hull. She cruises at 27 knots and at wide open throttle she'll attain more than 32 knots. With the Zeus pod drive system, turns at speed are as exciting as they are in a fine sports car but perhaps even more exhilarating is the quiet that one experiences at cruise speeds. Less than 75 Dba makes her one of the quietest motoryachts available today!
The joystick and Skyhook operations give every Captain the confidence to dock her in the most difficult of circumstances.
Her raised cockpit sole brings together the social aspects of the cockpit and main salon and the aft end of the house opens up fully to connect the spaces. Her main salon offers ample seating surfaces for entertaining or simply relaxing after a long day on the water.
While underway the raised settee to port of the STIDD helm chair is a perfect place for the crew to enjoy the ride. And when docking, a standard side deck door serves her helmsman and crew well.
To learn more about our new Sabre 48 available and its features plus the factory & dealer options, please contact our Sales Team today.
Model: 48 Salon Express
Location: West River US
Designer:Sabre Design Team
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT
Draft - max:3.75 ft
Bridge Clearance:14.17 ft
Fresh Water Tank:160|gallon
Steering SystemJoystick Control
Modified Deep "V" Planing Hull Design, with shallow pod drive tunnels.
14 degree deadrise at transom, 23 degree deadrise amidships.
ISO NPG white gelcoat w/ vinylester back-up resin.
Bottom, topsides and transom VIP resin infused biaxial E-glass with Corecell SAN foam core.
Stringer system biaxial E-glass with foam core.
Resin Infused E-glass swim platform with molded-in anti-skid surface.
Hull side rubbing strakes.
PVC rub rail with stainless steel cap.
Painted (Urethane) double boot top.
Gold recessed cove stripe.
DECK and HARDTOP
ISO NPG Gelcoat
VIP resin infused biaxial E-glass with balsa core.
Molded-in anti-skid deck surfaces.
Companionway 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.
Integrated Sure Shade system over cockpit.
1 1/4" Diameter type 316 stainless steel perimeter rail system.
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.
(2) Stidd N Series helm seats with Ultraleather fabric, mounted on a box.
Twin Cummins QSC8.3 550 hp electronic, fresh water-cooled engines with 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 gel coated engine room.
Mylar face foam noise barrier.
(2) 260 USG diesel fuel tanks port and starboard.
Dual Racor fuel filters with water in fuel probes.
(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.
12VDC ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
(2) AGM Group 31 dedicated engine start batteries.
(3) AGM 4D deep cycle ship's service batteries.
(1) 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.
St. Maarten amber cabin reading lights; High Output LED lights in the overhead;
LED strip lighting in appropriate locations;
LED engine room lighting;
Tri-Color lights over helm station - red, white, blue;
Cockpit courtesy lights;
Marine-grade, tinned wire throughout.
12VDC USB chargers at helm and in all cabins.
120 VAC ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ONAN 13.5 kw generator including:
Onan E series display;
Dedicated start battery;
Water drop muffler;
Cooling water intake strainer; S
50A shore power service with Glendinning Cablemaster and 70 ft. cord;
Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution panel;
Digital AC system monitor;
120V GFCI protected outlets in each cabin and engine room;
50 amp 3-bank battery charger;
Reverse cycle heat/air conditioning in (3) zones;
MASTER STATEROOM AMIDSHIPS
Spacious island berth athwartship layout with laminated trim.
Hull side deadlight over headboard.
Shoji style passageway and closet doors.
Shoji style port light 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.
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.
Mirror above vanity, cherry framed.
Separate shower stall with clear bi-fold enclosure and glass tile accent wall within.
Electric shower sump pump.
Opening port to side deck.
Deck hatch with blind/screen overhead.
Stainless steel towel bars.
Spacious island berth, with laminated trim.
Cherry hull ceilings.
Drawers under berth, A/C return grille beside.
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.
Stainless steel under mount sink.
Shower stall with seat and locker outboard.
Hot and cold pressure water.
Electric shower sump pump.
Solid surface vanity top with bull nose.
Cherry wood trimmed mirror over sink.
Solid surface galley counter top.
Stainless steel under mount sink with cover and pull-out faucet.
Stainless steel under mount prep sink with cover.
Isotherm stainless steel stand-up refrigerator (top) and freezer
(2) Burner electric cook top.
Convection microwave with stainless steel face.
Drawers and storage lockers below counter.
Built-in waste basket. Recycle Bin below steps.
(2) Stidd N Series helm chairs mounted on a box.
"L" settee to starboard, 5" foam cushions with storage and Sabre tool drawer under.
High Gloss finish table with hi-low pedestal and angled slide mechanism. Lowers to coffee table height.
Entertainment unit to port including: flat screen LCD TV 32" on lift with DVD player.
Sound deadening, soft headliner panels.
Raised mates L-shaped settee to port of helm.
Stainless steel 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. Fiddles at navigation station.
Varnished cherry interior finish.
Screens on all opening ports.
Ocean Air screen/blinds on deck hatches.
Ocean Air pleated blinds on side windows and side door.
Drapes on aft curved windows.
Optional fabric and drapery selections.
Dovetailed, varnished maple drawer boxes.
FRESH WATER SYSTEM
Water capacity 160 gallons
Stainless steel, 20 gallon, 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.
Optional cockpit shower, hot and cold.
Optional fresh water wash down in anchor locker.
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.
Work space below salon with work bench, drawers and shelves.
Optional crew quarters with head unit available in this space.
Dark hull colors
Anti-skid color - Beige (fore & side decks, aft cockpit, and recessed area of swim platform)
Reverso oil change system
Freedom Lift dinghy lift
Shore water inlet
Single Seagull water purifier on galley cold water plumbed to separate spigot
Single Seagull water purifier on icemaker (optional)
Salt water wash down system fore and aft
Fresh water wash down forward
(4) Additional dimmer switches in galley, master stateroom, forward cabin and cockpit
Install separate inverter and charger in lieu of combo unit
Beam central vac system with (2) outlets and a 32' expandable hose
Install electric Sunroof with sunscreen in lieu of standard two (2) pilot hatches
Install 120VAC outlet inside chart storage locker. Outlet location to be aft and outboard.
Install 120VAC outlet outboard of washer/dryer cabinet in utility room
Install 120VAC outlet on the fwd end of the master berth, same position as the aft outlet.
Install 120VAC outlet on the fwd end of the upper cabinets in the guest cabin on the stbd side.
Install 12V/USB charger at head of master berth on the fwd end. (Aft is standard.)
Install 12V/USB charger at head of fwd berth on the stbd side. (Port is standard.)
Install 12V/USB charger in utility room. Inboard of the washer/dryer near the shelf.
"Prewire for 4 sets of speakers. Stereo head to be installed in helm pod. 2 speakers in the cockpit, standard locations, 2 speakers in the main salon in the standard locations 2 speakers in the master cabin, fwd & aft inboard, near the bulkhead, 2 speakers in the fwd cabin on the fwd end of upper cabinets
EXTERIOR AND DECK
Electric sunroof with sunscreen in lieu of standard (2) pilot hatches
FRP molded mast, separate radar platform for sedan hardtop
Teak decking in aft cockpit including steps
Kahlenberg triple chrome horns
Hot and cold transom shower
Custom Sunbrella fabric in cockpit
Install fresh water spigot in engine room
Install cherry doors on glass cabinet aft of galley sink. Install wood shelf with fiddle half way up in cabinet
Add a door on the small cabinet forward of galley sink. Remove fiddle and shelf, leave open inside
Build flat bottom in locker under cooktop
MAIN SALON & INTERIOR
Accord Shades on all opening ports
Replace Single Helm Chair with (2) Stidds mounted on cabinet with hi-gloss top. Foot rests on forward face. Includes: ice maker. Starboard settee longer
Ultraleather upholstery main salon
Icemaker in cabinet below helm seats
Notch cover aft and outboard for opening and for wires to pass through, no thumbhole.
Install a fixed fiddle on fwd end of nav desk the same length and location as hinge on fwd end of cover. Add another fixed fiddle between the chart and TV covers 32" length. Fiddle should end at the end of the nav. desk cover.
Move double SS cup holder from Nav desk area and install outboard of mate seat (port) on window edge. Owner understands that this might interfer in lowering blinds
Add single SS cup holder outboard of joy stick. Make sure there is enough clearance by the OceanAir blind
Delete the std cherry grab rail at the helm
Increase two std main salon armrests another 4" in height on both settees.
Add a additional cherry drop in box on port side of helm pod face above standard helm drop in box. Additional box to be rectangular with inside opening 6H"x8W"x10"D. Leave enough room below the box for the dealer to install a Fusion 700 stereo.
Delete the cherry trim around the sliding port settee creating a slightly larger entry into the utility room/crew quarters.
MASTER STATEROOM & HEAD
Install a 28" TV with separate DVD in Master Stateroom. Install TV 47" from cabin sole.
Install a tall mirror recessed (no frame) into the bulkhead behind master head shoji door.
Witch Hazel Corian counter with radius and Corian Cameo White undermount sink in master head in lieu of cherry counter and vessel sink w/ vessel faucet. Add 3" Witch Hazel fiddle behind sink. Ala CC040
Install 9" Latex Supreme firm mattress
FWD CABIN & HEAD
Fwd head cabinet to be 1/2 fully open and the another 1/2 to have shelf with fiddle
Install second cherry towel rack on inside of door, location 10" below top ofdoor
9" Latex Supreme mattress in fwd cabin.
Install Slendide combo washer/dryer with half bureau enclosed with cherry cubby (no door over washer/dryer). Washer/Dryer sits down on FRP and inboard next to berth. Cherry top over washer/dryer extends inboard to become top of bureau. Mirror above washer/dryer and bureau. Outlets, etc to be relocated.
Note: COMBO washer/dryer, no notch in mattress.Install cherry stair treads in utility room. Replace utility lights with cabin lights. Add Ultraleather wall covering. Install teak and holly floor. Install TV. Outlets, AC controls, etc to be relocated.
Ultraleather upholstery on crew cabin seat.
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.
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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