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Model: 55 Cabrio Express
Length: 55' 0" (16m)
Beam: 15' 8" (4.78m)
Year Built / Refit: 2006
Speed: 26 / 30
Engines: 2 x Caterpillar 3406
Staterooms: 2
Flag: USA
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Boarding SATISFACTION from a floating dock is onto the hydraulic tender platform and up four steps either port or starboard.  The Aft Deck has teak decks and is covered by a Sunbrella shade.  Seating for three to four is aft with new high gloss wood tables in front.

To starboard is a cabinet with a grill and sink followed by the entrance to the Helm Deck.

Open to the Aft Deck, the Helm Deck has a round settee to starboard and storage cabinets to port.

All the way forward is the raised Helm Area with excellent visibility.

Through a hatch to port and down three steps is the Salon and Galley Area with the Galley to port and Salon to starboard.  A hi-lo table and settee in the Salon converts to sleep two.

Forward is the Guest Cabin with a private head and stall shower.

Aft is the Master Cabin with a private head and stall shower.

The Engine Room entrance is between the aft seats.



Entering from the Helm Deck via a bi fold door with a sliding hatch above is the Galley/Salon Area.  The Salon is to starboard.

A large C shaped Ultra Leather settee is to starboard with storage below.  In front of the settee is an electrically adjustable hi-lo table that with the cushions stored off the boat allows this area to sleep two.  Outboard and above the settee are two large cherry cabinets with four smaller cabinets between.  Above is a large fixed deadlight in the house side.  Below are two oval deadlights, all behind new Hunter Douglass pleated shades.

Above is a round Bomar deck hatch, five Bose mini cube speakers, a hidden subwoofer, eight halogen mini spots and a backlit glass with a whale etching on the forward bulkhead. 

Aft is a built in 32” Sony LED TV within a cherry frame.  The sole of this area is carpeted and covered with a carpet runner over.  There is also a central vacuum outlet and digital AC controls.


The Galley is to port.  It is L shaped and immediately at the bottom of the stairs from the Helm Deck. 

The Galley includes the following equipment:

Granite tile sole
Double stainless steel stainless steel sink
Removable spray faucet
Sub Zero under counter refrigerator behind a cherry door
AEG 4 burner Ceran top cook top
(10) Cherry cabinet doors
One large cherry drawer
Garbage disposal
Round Bomar deck hatch above
GE built in stainless steel microwave
(3) Overhead halogen lights
Exhaust fan
One deadlight below in hull, larger deadlight above in house side w/new Hunter Douglass pleated shade
Novacool top opening freezer aft by steps

Master Cabin

The Master Cabin is down and aft two steps.  Centerline is an island queen bed with two drawers and rope lighting around the perimeter.  To both port and starboard are twin two drawer nightstands with cherry tops.  Above the berth aft is a four panel mirrored bulkhead with a curved upholstered headboard. 

Two lights in the soffit above serve as reading lights.

To starboard is a two door full size cedar lined hanging locker.  Outboard below are six cherry drawers.  Above are two additional drawers and a three panel deadlight with pleated shades.  Above are three additional cabinet doors.

Of note are hinged overhead access panels to the Helm Area wiring above.

To port is the same size hanging locker, six drawers, deadlight and five cabinet doors.

At the foot of the berth there is a small cedar cabinet, two drawers and a 14” Toshiba TV/DVD player.  Two steps leading to the arched cherry head door and arched cabin entry door. 

Also in the cabin is a carpeted sole, digital AC controls, Bose speakers and four halogen mini spots.

Master Head

The Master Head has a Crema Marafil sole.  The vanity has one cabinet below a cherry bow front with a Corian like countertop and an under mount sink.  Above the sink is an oval deadlight with pleated shades as well as three mirrored panels to serve as medicine cabinets.

The stall shower has a shelf with keepers, a handheld or wall mounted fixture, a light and a clear Lexan hinged door.

The toilet is a Raritan Atlantis model.  The overhead is mirrored with two halogen mini spots.

VIP Cabin

Forward of the Salon through an arched cherry door is the VIP Cabin with a centerline queen size island berth.  Below the berth are two drawers and rope lights around the perimeter.  Each side of the berth has built in steps for easy access.  An upholstered headboard sits upon a mirrored panel forward.  Two reading lights are in the soffit above the head of the bed.

To both port and starboard built in shelves serve as nightstands.  Just above is one deadlight with pleated shades to port and starboard.  Further above are five cherry cabinet doors to port and starboard.  Further aft are twin two door cedar lined hanging lockers.

On the aft bulkhead to starboard is a 14” Toshiba TV/DVD player.  To port is the arched door access to the en suite Head.

Guest/VIP Head

The VIP Head has two doors, one from the Forward Cabin, one from the Salon to serve as a Day Head.

The sole is Crema Marafil marble.  The vanity has one cabinet below a cherry bow front with a Corian like countertop and an under mount sink.  Above the sink is an oval deadlight with pleated shades as well as four mirrored panels to serve as medicine cabinets.

The stall shower has a shelf with keepers, a handheld or wall mounted fixture, a light and a clear hinged Lexan door.

The toilet is a Raritan Atlantis model.  The overhead is mirrored with two halogen mini spots.


Fiberglass nonskid deck
Stainless steel anchor davit
55 lb. Delta stainless steel plow anchor
Lewmar windlass w/all chain rode
Up & down foot switches for windlass
Anchor locker hatch on main deck
Freshwater wash down at anchor locker
Welded stainless steel bow rails
Dual spring line cleats
(2) Windshield wipers & washers (new 2017)
Foredeck sun cushions w/cover
Stainless steel handrails at sun lounge
(2) Bomar round deck hatches, Galley & Salon
Bomar round deck hatch to VIP Cabin
Molded fiberglass windshield frames
International Navigation lights (on arch)
Black Textulene windshield cover front & side
8 Person Zodiac life raft w/cover chocked on bow
A flip up panel between sun cushions & windshield reveals stereo speakers & drink holders

Coach Roof Equipment

Raymarine radar antenna – 4' open array 72 mile radar 1/18
Seatel SAT TV
ITT PAR searchlight, new 11/17
Glomex Terrestrial TV antenna
(2) VHF antennas
(2) GPS sensors
New hailer horn 1/18

Aft Deck/Exterior

Teaked planked sole
C shaped Aft Deck seating w/removable cushions & cover
Sunbrella Aft Deck shade on stainless steel (3) bow folding frame
New 2017 Aft Deck tables w/foldable center section
Access to Lazarette/Engine Room through Aft Deck seating
Aft Deck cabinet, starboard side w/Miele electric BBQ, stainless steel sink & storage below
(3) Teak tread steps, port & starboard to swim platform
Hydraulic fiberglass swim platform, 750 lb. capacity
Stainless steel grab rail at transom
Flag socket w/ensign
Hot & cold shower at transom (new 2017)
(4) Step stowable swim ladder also doubles as a boarding ladder for floating docks
Adjustable stainless steel tender tie downs
Adjustable stainless steel tender chocks
City water inlet w/pressure regulator
13’ Caribe RIB console tender w/40 HP Yamaha 4 stroke OB
LED courtesy lights at steps
(2) Bose speakers
New aft Bimini top (12/17)

Helm Deck

Contiguous with the Aft Deck is the Helm Deck Area which could be closed off with clear polycarbonate/canvas enclosure curtains if desired (none at present).

Immediately to starboard is a large C shaped settee to seat up to six.  The high gloss cherry table folds for ease of entry when not dining.  Fixed side windows offer great visibility.

To port are four FRP cabinet doors with a Corian like countertop above.  Starting aft is a U Line stainless steel icemaker behind the aft door.  Next forward is an Isotherm stainless steel drink fridge behind the door.  A trash receptacle is next forward.  Furthest forward is a cabinet with the yacht’s safety equipment.

The helm is forward and slightly to starboard.  Two upholstered helm seats offer a great view.  There is a teak footrest for comfort.  The yacht’s electrical panel is to port behind FRP doors.

Above a large electrically operated FRP Sun Roof lets in a huge amount of light and fresh air when desired.

Helm equipment includes:

Axiom Pro 12” GPS/plotter/radar new 1/18
Raymarine I705 (multifunction) digital depth indicator new 1/18
Raymarine I705 (multifunction) digital speed indicator new 1/18
Raymarine electronics bill 1/18 $16,500.00

Simrad AP 25 autopilot
Raymarine Ray 240 VHF w/remote speaker
Ritchie 5” magnetic Power Damp compass
(2) CAT electronic engine monitors
CAT electric engine controls
Tilt wood helm wheel w/cover
CAT backup engine controls
(2) Windshield wiper/washer controls
Windlass enable up/down switch
(4) Bilge pump switches w/high water alarms
(3) Digital bilge pump counters
(2) Fuel tank gauges
Fireboy fire system override panel
12 Volt accessory outlet
(3) AC vents
Defroster system
Vetus bow thruster controls
(2) Digital AC controls w/(2) custom built new air handlers 1/18
Bennett trim tab controls
Generator “on” indicator light
Jabsco searchlight control
(2) Stainless steel drink holders
110V GFCI oulet
One night Navigation light over helm
(6) Overhead stainless steel trimmed lights
(2) Bose speakers
Stereo volume control

Engine Room

T/800 HP 3406 CAT main engines
Fireboy auto/manual fire control system
Racor 1000 fuel filter for each engine w/vacuum gauges
Racor 500 fuel filter for generators
Groco sea strainers & ball valves
(4) Rule 2000 bilge pumps w/(3) digital counters
High water alarm system
Dripless shaft seals
Groco fuel transfer pump
Site gauges on both fuel tanks
Coolant recovery bottles for main engines & generator
(2) Dometic Marineair 24,000 BTU chilled water AC compressors (new 2017)
AC 110V fluorescent lighting
DC 24V incandescent lighting
Vetus bow thruster 10 HP
(2) Fantech 8" 110 Volt Engine Room fans new 2017
Hinged door into Lazarette
Hydraulic steering pump
2” Heavy duty sound insulation
Block heaters
Sea Star Power steering system
Oil X Changer 5 point oil change pump
110 Volt house water pump
FRP flooring between engines
Macerator overboard waste pump
Engine Room air intake filters
2 ½” Stainless steel prop shafts
ZF Vee drive transmissions
Bennet trim tabs
GFCI outlet
New 30 gal. stainless steel water heater (2017)
New air tank for horns (2017)
New pressure tank for water system (2017)


110/220 Volt AC electrical system 60 Hz
12V/24V DC electrical system
Quicksilver galvanic isolator
New Jan/Feb 2018 17 KW Northern Lights generator in sound shield ($23,000.00)
Glendinning 50 amp 220 volt shore cord reel w/75’ cord
Main DC panel w/5 position digital voltmeters
Main DC panel w/(42) breaker protected circuits
Main DC panel w/digital amp meters
Main DC panel w/digital volt meter
Main AC panel w/generator start/stop switch
Main AC panel w/dual position digital voltmeter
Main AC panel w/dual position digital amp meter
Main AC panel w/(20) breaker protected 110V circuits
A/B switch for cable TV/terrestrial antenna
Main AC panel w/(8) breaker protected 220V circuits
Water tank level gauge at main electrical panel
Waste tank level gauge at main electrical panel
Centaur Victron Energy 100 amp 12 volt battery charger
Centaur Victron Energy 30 amp 24 volt battery charger
(2) 8D 12 volt house batteries (gel type)
(2) 8D 12 volt engine batteries (gel type) in series
Central bonding system
Xantrex Prowatt SW inverter
12 Volt alternator
24 Volt alternator
50 Amp isolation transformer


AEG Lavamat electric clothes washer
AEG Lavatherm T 300 clothes dryer
Exhaust/gas separator for generator
Fiberglass engine mufflers
AC 110 fluorescent lights
DC 24V incandescent lights
Box over rudder assembly
Timer for waste tank pump
5 Step stainless teak tread ladder from Aft Deck


SATISFACTION has been relocated to Ft. Lauderdale to sell.  In August 2017 she will complete a 1000 hour CAT and Onan service.  Her current hours are 2600 hours on the main engines.  SATISFACTION has an open Aft Deck/Helm Deck for a true express style cruiser.  She shows well and is seriously for sale.

Owner just spent $65K Nov 2017 – Jan 2018 making SATISFACTION the nicest 55 Cabrio available.

Even though LOA is 56' 6" this Express Model Neptunus is known as a 55 Cabrio Express.



While every effort was made to list all pertinent included equipment aboard SATISFACTION, there are some personal belongings aboard.  Prospective purchasers should assume any item not specifically mentioned herein will not convey at closing.