Explorer 45 for sale

Brisbane, CA, United States

Listed price $78,000 USD

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General information
Explorer 45
Used power boat for sale
£55,847 GBP | Listed price $78,000 USD
Stan Huntingford
Length overall
13.72 metres
Length waterline
10.36 metres
3.96 metres
2.03 metres
13,608 kg
Fin Keel
Brisbane, CA, United States

About this Explorer 45


RED DRAGON  is an exceptional ocean cruising yacht with live-aboard accommodations.The secret of her seaworthiness lies in her easily driven, deep draft hull design. Moderately heavy displacement,good beam and low ballast combine to make a stable platform with easy motion. She boasts a spacious teakcockpit that seats nine and a rich and warm, roomy teak and mahogany interior.Exceptional and rare long-distance cruiser.This C&L Marine built boat has similar characteristics to a Peterson 44.-  NEW ELECTRIC HEADS!- JUST LISTED MORE DETAILS COMING!



Stepping below on the solid teak (double side framed) companionway ladder brings you into the warm teak paneled

interior. All interior woodwork is solid teak planked and rubbed with a satin varnish. Cabin joinery is

beautiful, including laid teak and holly sole. Space below decks is plentiful. Galley is very servicable with excellent

storage overall. All overhead panels are vinyl (except heads) steam stretched over padded headliner panels.

Interior sides of cabin top were painted with white semi-gloss enamel to lighten and contrast. Each window is

trimmed in teak for a attractive contrast. Five bilge hatches in cabin sole and additional cabinets and seating give

extraordinary access to all bildge areas including fuel and water tanks. Main salon and settee area are surrounded

by book shelves and storage cabinets. There are two operable ports in this area as well.



The U-shaped galley is to port of companionway. Single SS sink with storage is located in a cabinet with storage below, a 4 drawer bank and deep, top access storage to left. Behind is knife rack and cutting board. Overhead cabinets and under counter lighting providing a nice divider between galley and main salon. At end of galley is a 3 burner stove with oven and small cabinet/ storage below. Behind stove is open shelving with storage on both sides of windows. There is a tall spice rack located above the counter opposite the sink with food storage netting above. Below counter is a 4 bank drawer cabinet with ice box refrigeration compartment accessible from three removable hatches. Below ice box is small cabinet with sliding doors. Microwave in recessed compartment above counter.

Forward Stateroom

Large V-berth with storage beneath, hanging locker, seat with storage under and wine rack behind. Three opening

portholes and one hatch allow above average ventilation. Head to port with shower grate in floor. SS sink, teak

drawer, and sliding access doors below. Behind is an additional cabinet with siding doors and operable port above.

There is additional dorade ventilation.

Access to the chain locker is at the end of the berth. Under V-berth, separate windlass battery is stored below.




- Fully Battened Mainsail

- Storm Jib

- Gennaker/Cruising Spinnaker

- Furling Genoa: 100%



Aft Cabin & Pilot Berth



The aft cabin is accessible by walkthrough under cockpit seating or by way of teak companion ladder with two

doors to cockpit. Four additional windows and two large operable hatches add light, visibility and ventilation.The aft

cabin has a queen-sized double berth with quarter berth and a padded seat located at the end of the double bed

with storage below. Below the bed is two drawers as well as additionnal storage. A teak hanging locker is located to


The aft head has a private entry. Head, sink mounted in corian countertop, mirror, hot and cold pressure water,

shower with teak grate, cabinet storage and operable brass port window.


6'6", located to starboard in passage between Main and Aft Cabin. Comfortable sea bunk on either tack, openng

porthole and plenty of storage underneath.



Other Equipment


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Engine hours
Fuel capacity
662 litres
Number of cabins
Drinking water capacity
750 litres
This Explorer 45 has been viewed 116 times
Broker/Dealer Information

Richard Boland Yacht Sales

Mr. Richard Boland
1070 Marina Village Parkw
Suite 107 Alameda
United States
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