1972 Post 42

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Name: 1972 Post 42
Builder: POST
Model: 42
Length: 42' 0" (12m)
Beam: 15' 9" (4.80m)
Year Built / Refit: 1972
Staterooms: 2
Flag: United States
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Hull:  42' Post, 1978, solid fiberglass hull, and house.

Engines:  Detroit Diesel 6-71 naturals, 1,000 hours, rebuilt in 2013.  

Generator:  Westerbeke 5.7kw, auxiliary power.  

Electronics:  Two Garmin 4210s.  Two Garmin VHF 200s.  Airmar B260 1kw transducer.  

A/C:  Dometic 16,000 BTU A/C (installed 2015).  


Mechanical upgrades:  New fuel tanks, 155 gallon Fwd & 255 gallon Aft, on the centerline of the hull (410 gallon total capacity).  Two new 48 gallon fresh water tanks (96 gallon total capacity).  Three new battery banks, including one starting bank of (3) 8D 12V, and two house banks of (4) 6V deep-cycle batteries.  New port & starboard shafts and shaft couplings (2013).  Refinished props (2013).  All new hydraulic steering lines throughout, from the tower to the laz (2016).  All new Teleflex throttle cables from the tower and bridge down to the engine room, with new Morse controls in the tower and bridge (2016).   Brand new DieselPro gauges and VDO tacks.  DieselPro motor gauges and alarms.  Four 2,000 GPH bilge pumps with independent float switches.  High water alarms.  Under-gunnel electric reel plugs.  Nearly all wiring re-done: 110V & 12V.


Cosmetic upgrades:  New custom built-in sectional & dining table that converts to drop-down sleeper and offers built-in storage.  New custom entertainment center that houses flatscreen and audio system:  TV is a 55" LG flatscreen with electronic mount that conceals the TV in custom wood console while not in use.  Audio system includes 4 Rockford Fosgate amps, 2 Fusion head units, 14 JL Audio speakers, and 5 independent audio zones.  All audio electronics are concealed and easily accessible in the entertainment console.


Interior features:  Full galley with 3-burner range and new LG 10.1 cubic ft. refrigerator & freezer.  Full bathroom with Head Hunter head, rain shower, and in-shower audio.  Stateroom with full-size bed and plenty of storage.  Custom closet & vanity space in forepeak which offers a luxurious amount of storage space.  


Deck features:  New salt water wash down and fresh water wash down system.  Two insulated in-deck 60"x25" fish boxes with individual macerators.  Live well pump.  Teak rocket launcher rod holder.  Teak helm chair which can be placed on back deck as fighting chair.  35' Lee triple spreader outriggers.  Lee center rigger. Electric reel plugs under gunnels.