Boat Details

Marine Trader Trawler 40′ 1978



Very nice single engine trawler with both bow & stern thursters. Owner of this boat moved the boat into a private work yard where he spent 3 years going through all of the systems on the boat. We believe that everything on the listing is in working order, a very nice boat ready to cruise.

This vessel is located in beautiful San Carlos Sonora, Mexico, A short 250 mile drive on a safe 4 lane highway from Nogales, Az. San Carlos is a known boating destination/community, featuring breathtaking scenery, quiet anchorages nearby, great fishing, diving, two marinas, 3 haul out facilities and much more.

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

Financial and titling transactions are conducted in the US or Canada by licensed agents. An offshore purchase means great savings and the process is more hassle-free than you may think! Call for details.

San Carlos Yachts
Division of Mazatlan Marine Center
Don Brame & Brisa Llanes
Edificio Marina San Carlos Local # 3
San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico 85506
Toll-free 1-855-846-7245
Our Local phone 011 52 (622) 226-0037

Detailed Information


LOA:  40 ft.

Draft:  6 ft.

Beam: 14 ft.

Hull material: Fiberglass

Engine and propulsion

Engine make: Ford Lehman

Engine year:  1978

Engine hours:  motor was removed and completely gone through less than 100 hrs ago

Horse power:  120 HP

Cruising rpm: 2000

Cruising speed:  7 kts

Max speed:  8 kts

Fuel type:  Diesel

Number of engines:  1

Bow Thruster:  Hydraulic both bow a & stern

Propeller type:   3 blade

Tank Capacity

Fuel capacity: 300 gal.

Fuel tank material: 1 stainless, 1 aluminum

Total No. Fuel tanks:  2

Water capacity:  unknown

Water tank material: Stainless

Total No. Water tanks: 2

Holding capacity:

Holding tank material: Plastic


Stateroom sleeps: 2

V-berth sleeps:  2

Dinette sleeps: 2

Cabins:  2

Heads:  2


Refrigeration:  house style unit standup fridge/freezer 110 VAC

Water heater:  110VAC 6 gal.

Stove:  4 burner with oven

Water system: Pressure hot & cold

Cooking fuel:  propane

Sink:  double stainless

Electronic and Navigation Equipment

Radar:  Yes

VHF Yes 2 each

Depth sounder: Yes

Compass:  Yes

Electrical Systems

House bank 1:  8 D

House bank 2: 8D

Battery monitor:  Yes

Battery switch:  Yes

Battery charger:  Yes

Alternator:  High output

Inverter:  2500 watt

Deck Equipment

Anchor:  Yes

Chain length/size:  200 ft.

Line length/size:

Anchor 2:  Yes

Chain: Yes

Windlass:  hydraulic

Nav lights:  Yes

Spreader lights: Yes

Rails:  Yes

Dinghy davits:

Deck wash: Yes

Swim step: Yes

Bow pulpit:  Yes

Deck lights: Yes

Deck material:  Fiberglass

Mechanical Systems

Propeller 3 blade

Fire extinguishing:  Yes

Fuel filters: Yes

Transmission:  velvet drive hydraulic

Bilge pump: 3 pumps

Air conditioner:  Central unit not installed

Fresh water cooling system:

Bow & Stern thrusters:  Yes


Covers & Cushions

Bimini:  Yes

Cockpit cushions:  Yes

Bug screens:  Yes


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