cfparam name="x" default="0" /> 78.08 HATTERAS 1989 | NORTHER VENTURE | Vessel 394975 | RJC Yachts

78.08 | HATTERAS |1989

Available for Sale

$774,900 USD


The finest custom 78' Hatteras Cockpit Motor Yacht on the market today!!  Nother Venture benefits from her recent remodel 2021 and 2015 comprehensive refit.  Everything from mechanical, electrical, interior, exterior to wiring, plumbing, and paint.  “Reborn” in 2015, engines, generators, ship systems, interior design, new wires, panels, and plumbing.  This 78' is modernized and perfectly equipped for extended cruising in remote island locations.  Intelligently customized, this VIP layout offers modern design, spectacular open concept galley with incredible views, provisioning, and most of all comfort.  Hatteras quality and construction with a modern look & feel.  All services are current and ready for adventure!


Recently remodeled and upgraded interior

Comprehensive REFIT 2015 

Equipped for extended cruising




    This finely custom 78' Hatteras accommodates up to 9 guests in 4 staterooms with three full heads and a laundry area. The preferred VIP layout includes a large master with his & hers heads, an oversized walk-in wardrobe, and an office. Moving forward leads to the VIP stateroom with a queen berth amidships, the second guest stateroom is forward with 3 berths in a bunk configuration, and the third guest stateroom is also forward.



    • Four stateroom VIP layout.
    • Master with His & Hers heads and walk-in wardrobe.
    • Hardtop Flybridge enclosure with an entertainment area & bar.
    • Inverter system comfortably powers 2 air conditioning units and all lights overnight.
    • Custom open galley with four additional Sub-Zero freezers and extraordinary storage.
    • Stabilizers.
    • Hydraulic bow thruster.
    • 2015 Engine remanufactured to original specs.
    • 2015 new Generators.
    • 2015 new Cruise Air systems.
    • 2015 new Wiring and panels.
    • 2015 new Plumbing, pumps, piping, heads, and faucets.


    Recent Upgrades 2021 - 2023:

    • NEW Zodiac 400 Yachtline tender with a 50hp Honda outboard.
    • NEW full eisenglass enclosure for the flybridge. Stainless supported Bimini extension from the existing hardtop with full enclosures.
    • NEW Teak Bar top and table tops on the flybridge.
    • NEW Waterproof laminate flooring throughout the entire boat.
    • All cabinetry painted throughout the entire boat.
    • Master bath completely remodeled, bathtub added, tile, flooring, beadboard walls.
    • Master bedroom, all NEW floors, beadboard & wallpaper, NEW window blinds.
    • NEW Stackable modern FULL-SIZE vented washer/dryer.
    • NEW 2-Raw water pumps for the AC systems.
    • NEW Bar beverage fridge.
    • Non-skid completely redone.
    • All teak rails sanded and revarnished.
    • Bottom paint.
    • Waterline boot stripe to complement.
    • DEkit Flooring, Boarding stairs, Aft Deck, Cockpit & swim platform.
    • Full service on both Detroits/Oil, fuel filters, racors serviced regularly (1,000 hrs).
    • 1,000-hour service complete (master Detroit) valve & injector adjustment and realignment.
    • Stabilizer system serviced.
    • Full service on both Onan Genset, including new belts.
    • Props removed, balanced, and polished.
    • NEW window shades and accent valence in Salon and Galley.
    • All new furniture lamps salon conveys.
    • NEW soft goods throughout conveys.
    • NEW bow cushions, flybridge cushions & accent pillows.
    • Ceramic detailing the entire hull and upper decks.
    • NEW 60-inch flat-screen smart TV in the salon.
    • NEW 50-inch flat-screen smart TV.
    • NEW Vectron 24V Charger.


    Upgrades 2019-2020:

    • Engine & Generator services complete.
    • Turbos serviced.
    • Transmissions serviced.
    • Watermaker serviced.
    • Paint - Bow, Cockpit, swim platform.
    • Bottom paint.
    • Props tuned.
    • Windlass - rebuilt.
    • Davit - rebuilt.
    • All Cruise Air A/C units serviced & cleaned.
    • Swim platform painted.




    The open concept custom dine-in galley is equipped for extended cruising and includes:

    • An oversized fresh door refrigerator with an ice maker and pull-out freezer.
    • A serving station with (4) Sub-Zero freezers for long-term use.
    • An island station that seats two and provides additional storage below.
    • Galley bar seating for three comfortably.
    • New flooring.
    • Additional dining located forward.


    Aft Deck & Cockpit:

    • 600-gallon diesel fuel tank.
    • 100-gallon gas tank to fuel the tender and toys.
    • DEkit Flooring, Boarding stairs, Aft Deck, Cockpit & swim platform.



    • Features a five-person bar with a freezer chest and soda fountain.
    • Lounge area with new soft goods (2021).
    • Teak table and bar top (2021).
    • Additional bar seating.
    • Entertaining area.
    • Davit rebuilt (2020).
    • Tender storage.
    • Accommodates over 20 guests comfortably under the hardtop - fully enclosed bridge.


    Electronics & Navigation:

    • Ships monitoring, all tanks - fuel, freshwater, blackwater, bilges, and engine data are displayed on the Raymarine E125 touchscreen.
    • Raymarine E125 touchscreen.
    • (2) Raymarine C140w Multi-Function Displays.
    • Raymarine 12kW SuperHD Radar.
    • Raymarine 650 AIS.
    • Raymarine DSM300 digital sounder module.
    • Autopilot.
    • KVH SAT TV.
    • The vessel is wired with CAT5 for upgrades.


    Audio & Visual Equipment:

    • 12-speaker Fusion Stereo System with remote stations.
    • (4) flat-screen televisions.
    • Flybridge - fold-down enclosed TV.
    • Security cameras.



    • Refit in 2015 included all new wiring.
    • 2015 - electric panels by Paneltronics in Miami.
    • Vectron 24V Charger 2021.
    • All new House Batteries and engine/generator start batteries (2021/22).
    • 6.5 kW inverter with 8x200 AMP HR batteries (inoperable).


    Engine/Mechanical Equipment:

    • In the 2015 REFIT, the Detroit Diesel 12V92 main engines were removed and remanufactured to exact GM factory specs by a certified Detroit Diesel Facility. All auxiliary alternators, starters, exhaust lines, and turbos were replaced with new.
    • 2015 - new 21kW Onan generators with sound shields were installed.
    • Detroit Diesel 12V92 1075hp T-12V-92TA - 1100 hours.
    • (2) ONAN generators 21kW - Fwd 2150 & Aft 1300hrs.
    • PTO for a hydraulic bow thruster (2015).
    • 100,000 BTU Cruise Air A/C units & compressors (2015).
    • Auxiliary engine room controls.
    • Watermaker - inoperable.



    • Zodiac 400 Yachtline tender with a 50hp Honda outboard.



    • Personal items, artwork, and lamps.
  • LENGTH 78.08
  • MODEL 78 Cockpit Motor Yacht
  • BEAM 18.16
  • DRAFT 5.5
  • YEAR BUILT 1989
  • HULL Fiberglass
  • ENGINE 1 Detroit Diesel T-12V-92TA Inboard 1075 HP
  • ENGINE 2 Detroit Diesel T-12V-92TA Inboard 1075 HP


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