WHERE THE BLACKTOP ENDS

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Specifications

Name: WHERE THE BLACKTOP ENDS
Builder: FOUNTAIN
Model: Express Cruiser
Length: 48' 0" (14m)
Beam: 12' 0" (3.66m)
Year Built / Refit: 2004
Engines: 3 x Yanmar 6LY2A-STP
Staterooms: 2
Flag: USA
 
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Description

A muscular Offshore Cruiser with surface drive power raised the bar for Express boat performance!  Sophisticated stepped Hull bottom is based on Fountain's proven race boat Hull design.  Opulent Two-Stateroom, Two-Head interior boasts spacious Salon / Galley area, cherry cabinetry and queen berths in both Cabins.  U-shaped Cockpit settee seats eight.  A raised sun pad aft has tremendous storage.  Bow thruster and electric Helm seats are standard.  Exemplary finish throughout!  Truck and trailer are also available!!!
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Accommodations

Sleeps four owners and guests in two Stateroom for a total of four berths.  Two Heads with shower.

Master Staterom, Forward

  • Island berth
  • TV / DVD player

Guest Stateroom, Aft

  • Double berth

Salon

  • Cabin lights
  • TV cable jack
  • Dinette w/ L-shaped seating
  • Entertainment center with TV / DVD player

Heads

  • Shower
  • Vanity w/ sink
  • Domestic head

Galley

  • Range
  • Microwave oven
  • Refrigerator / Freezer
  • Polished stainless steel sink

Helm / Electronics and Navigation

  • Furuno Repeater
  • New Gaffrig gauges
  • Standard Horizon VHF Radio
  • Simrad AP-26 Auto pilot (new)
  • Fusion MS-UD650 Pandora / Sirius XM / Blue Tooth
  • Garmin GPS MAP 7612 XSV GPS / Depth Sounder / Radar (new)

Deck

  • Cockpit sink
  • Cockpit table
  • Transom door
  • Swim platform
  • Aft bench seat
  • Mooring cover
  • Custom anchor
  • Transom locker
  • Stereo speakers
  • Transom shower
  • Teak Deck in Cockpit
  • Stainless steel bow rail
  • Port side bench seat forward
  • All new cushions in Cockpit area
  • L-shaped seating mid Cockpit area
  • Custom Helm seats w/ electric seat
  • Radar arch w/ sunshade forward & aft
  • Large sunpad in Cockpit over Engine Room
  • Windshield w/ new frames & has been powder coated

Engine and Mechanical Equipment

  • Water heater
  • Bow thruster
  • Holding tank
  • Surface drives
  • Air conditioning
  • Fresh water pump
  • Overboard discharge
  • (1) Rolla center prop
  • (2) Acme Nibral props
  • High performance trim tabs
  • (2) Halon bottles in Engine Room
  • Hydraulic hatch life to Engine Room
  • Triple 440 hp. Diesel I/B Yanmar 6LY2A-STP's with 494 hrs., 491 hrs., 489 hrs. since rebuilt (they were done in 2015)

Electrical System / Equipment

  • (4) Battery switches
  • 7.6kW Mase generator
  • Dual 30amp shore power
  • Battery charger (new 2017)

Additional Features / Equipment

  • Hull painted black
  • 2012 International Pro Star Truck and Low Boy transport trailer are also available

2012:

  • Purchased boat in 2012
  • Summer of 2012 - All (3) engines totally disassembled & rebuilt & all updates including turbos & injection pumps, factory update valves & seats from Yanmar

2013:

  • New RD33 Repeater
  • Generator engine completely rebuilt
  • Sealand Sanitation System - Both heads - New seals, flappers, gaskets, etc.

2014:

  • New radio antennas
  • Added new DVD player
  • (2) New flat-screen TV's
  • Install (6) new rod holders
  • All new drive & trim cables
  • New gauges added for Pyros & update other gauges
  • New interior teak table & new interior teak steps - Both custom made
  • New aluminum soft top custom built flip radar mount & new LED lights

2015:

  • Added Raritan ice maker
  • New stainless steel horns
  • Engine hatch lifter rebuilt
  • Replace port water supply
  • New canvas rear shade cover
  • New canvas under dash cover
  • White powder coat aluminum top
  • Replaced both fresh water pumps
  • Recertified fire suppression system
  • Rear seat modified for quick removal
  • Remove & reseal & bed all port lights
  • Replace tachometers w/ digital Aetna's
  • Added AP28 hand-held remote control
  • New shore power cords & hull connectors
  • New anchor light mount / Flag holder built
  • New Standard Horizon GX 2150 / AIS radio
  • New engine lifter access hole & cover added
  • Replace all (3) props & resize for cruising RPM
  • New white anchor deck switch covers (windlass)
  • New digital compass for AP28 / New remote added
  • All new exterior upholstery & foam / New cup holders
  • Complete Alex Seal / Nano Seal paint job on entire boat
  • New windshields / Repowder coat frames / Replace all rubber
  • New stainless steel antenna custom GPS mounts added to arch
  • New aluminum hand grab - T crosses & side step canvas added
  • Replaced both macerator pumps to upgraded bellows type pumps
  • Replaced battery charger for engine / house / generator / batteries
  • Replace & upgrade Simrad AP20 to new AP28 (virtual rudder indicator)
  • New EZ2CY type windshield enclosure added in new cases - Only used once
  • All (3) ASD-8 drives new boots / seals & rebuilt center driver, bearings, shaft etc.

2016:

  • New stern light
  • All new bilge pumps
  • All new shower pumps
  • Replaced turbo heat jackets
  • Paint / Awl grip Engine Room
  • All new trim tab hoses (exterior)
  • Upgraded new exhaust flex hoses
  • All (3) engines rebuilt water pumps
  • New hydraulic power steering pump
  • New airsep air breathers all (3) engines
  • New ultra violet air cleaner system added to AC
  • Steering & outdrive cylinders repacked & sealed
  • New ARRID bilge system added - 3-Feeder System
  • Rebuilt all (3) Twin Disc transmissions by Twin Disc dealer
  • Replaced all hoses & upgraded most to stainless steel fittings
  • All (3) engine charge air coolers cleaned / checked & serviced
  • Fountain Factory upgraded both sea strainers / Clear top easy access
  • Replaced center exhaust pipe - Upgraded thicker wall & installed new brace

Exclusions

  • Owner's personal gear and items

Salesman's Comments

A muscular Offshore Cruiser with surface drive power raised the bar for Express boat performance!  Sophisticated stepped Hull bottom is based on Fountain's proven race boat Hull design.  Opulent Two-Stateroom, Two-Head interior boasts spacious Salon / Galley area, cherry cabinetry and queen berths in both Cabins.  U-shaped Cockpit settee seats eight.  A raised sun pad aft has tremendous storage.  Bow thruster and electric Helm seats are standard.  Exemplary finish throughout!  Truck and trailer are also available!!!
CALL TODAY!!!