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1986 DeFever Sedan Bridge Convertible

San Diego, California


  • LLC Owned
  • MARAD Waiver
  • New Bimini and Stratoglass
  • Spacious Salon and Interior with Generous Headroom
  • Deep V Hull Comfortable Cruising and Economical Fuel Consumption
  • Full Suite of Electronics including Radar/GPS/Depthsounder-FishFinder

Continuously upgraded since 2014, this fine example of a DeFever 46 Sedan Bridge Convertible will make an excellent boat for California Coastal cruising as well as fishing in US waters, Mexico and beyond!  It's Deep V hull paired with 3208TA Cats allow this fine yacht to move around comfortably and economically!  It's salon boats a full 360 degree view through her generously sized windows and has ample headroom throughout the vessel.  It's teak and holly floors from end to end allow sunlight to naturally light the boat as well as set the mood for a moonlit dinner on the hook.  

Don't let this one pass you by, she's surely worth a look!

Basic Boat Info

Price: $105,000
Make: DeFever
Model: Sedan Bridge Convertible
Year: 1986
Condition: New
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Range: 575.39 mi


Length: 46 ft
Length Overall: 48'7 ft
Beam: 15 ft
Double Berths: 1
Twin Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3208TA
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 375hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Engine Hours: 2200
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3208TA
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 375hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Engine Hours: 2200
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 750hp
Cruising Speed: 10 kn
Propeller RPM: 1100
Maximum Speed: 14 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 675 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 125 gal
Water Tank Material: Plastic
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 30 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Motor Yachts, Flybridge, Sports Fishing Boats


Dan Sullivan


Cabrillo Isle Marina on Harbor Island 1450 Harbor Island Dr 203
San Diego, California, US, 92101

On Deck

On Deck:

  • Deck Rails
  • Stainless Steel Deck Rails and Stanchions 
  • 2016 Inmar Rigid Hull Inflatable Dinghy and 9.9HP Outboard
  • Twin Sunpads with Covers
  • Capstan/Windlass with Foot Controls
  • 60lb CRQ Anchor
  • Approx 50 Fathoms Anchor Chain 5/16th Galvanzied
  • Molded Stainless Steel Chain and Anchor Guard
  • Stainless Steel Davit
  • Teak Cap Rails and Toe Rail
  • Outriggers
  • New Canvas 2017 with Strataglass 
  • Bait Tank with Custom Teak and Stainless Steel Cover/Table
Engines and Below Deck


  • Twin 3208TA Caterpillars 375hp
  • Low 2200 Hours 
  • Twin Inline Racors Fuel Water Seperators
  • Stainless Steel Fuel Manifold / Selectors
  • 2 inch propeller shafts - Stainless Steel


  • Onan 8KW 3 Cylinder Diesel
  • Sound Shield
  • 120/240VAC

Batteries / Chargers

  • Twin 8D Lead Acid Starting Batteries
  • Four 8D Deep Cycle Lead Acid House Batteries
  • Xantrex Freedom 30amp and Link 20 Inverter/Charger with Monitors Distribution Panel

Fuel Tanks

  • Two Extra Aluminum 100 Gallon Fuel Tanks for Extended Range coupled with her reported 475 Gallon Tank

Cameras / Underwater Lights

  • Raymarine Engine Room Camera
  • Underwater Lights added in 2016


General by Length

Additional Contact Information

For an Exclusive Showing or help finding your next dream yacht, contact:

Dan Sullivan - 8586336420

Disclaimer This calculator is intended solely for general informational purposes, and to provide a rough estimate based on the information you provide. You should not base your decision on this estimate alone.