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68' West Bay
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Accommodations for six gu

Luke Brown Yachts
Sales Rep: Jason Dunbar
Telephone: 1-954-805-4924

Practical and intelligent design, MOONSHINE III offers large functional spaces on a 68’ Raised Pilothouse. Walkaround side decks with hydraulic bow and stern thrusters, and an open aft deck with swim platform access makes this an easy boat to handle. The stabilizers, windlass, and davit are all hydraulic. A spacious, air‐conditioned flybridge with hard top, speed, range, and quality joinery make this vessel ready for the next family adventure. Accommodations for six guests in three staterooms, each with ensuite head. Master is full beam. Room for two crew in a 4th cabin located at the stern.


Practical and intelligent design, MOONSHINE III offers large functional spaces on a 68' Raised Pilothouse. Walk-around side decks with hydraulic bow and stern thrusters, and an open aft deck with swim platform access makes this an easy boat to handle. The stabilizers, windlass, and davit are all hydraulic. A spacious, air-conditioned flybridge with hard top, speed, range, and quality joinery make this vessel ready for the next family adventure.

Accommodations for six guests in three staterooms, each with ensuite head. Master is full beam. Room for two crew in a 4th cabin located at the stern..


Comfortable, contemporary style with a large sectional sofa and American Cherry cabinetry.

Entertainment cabinet to starboard houses the following:

LG flat screen TV on an electric lift

Apple TV

DirecTV DVR satellite receiver

Polk Audio XM satellite radio receiver

Samsung DVD player

Denon AVR-X3100W surround sound receiver

Niles SI-275 amplifier

Koldfront wine cooler


The master stateroom is midship, full beam, with 6' 7" headroom. Features a centerline queen berth, two walk-in closets, and large ensuite head and shower.

The VIP stateroom is forward with a full berth, large hanging locker, and ensuite head and shower.

The guest stateroom is located between the master and VIP, with over/under berths and ensuite head and shower.

Crew Quarters

The crew cabin accommodates two in upper and lower single berths.

Ice chipper (2017)

Granite counter-top with stainless steel sink

Ensuite head and shower

Hanging locker and cabinet storage 

Element LCD TV/DVD player and DirecTV HD receiver

Accessed from the swim platform through the transom door


The galley features marble counter-tops, and cherry cabinetry. To starboard is a small storage console with granite counter-top.


Full size Sub-Zero side-by-side refrigerator/freezer

GE Profile 4-burner glass top stove and oven

GE Profile microwave/convection oven

Miele dishwasher

Dual stainless-steel sink with InSinkErator garbage disposal

Broan trash compactor


At the helm, the port and starboard side deck doors and side windows provide approximately 270-degree visibility. Two helm seats and large U-shape seating area with table.

Flybridge Electronics

MTU Rexroth dual single lever engine controls

(2) MTU MDEC engine displays

(2) Garmin GPS MAP 7215 touch-screen multi-function chart plotters for GPS, depth sounder, and radar

Furuno RD30 multi-function display

Simrad AP25 autopilot with tethered remote

Wesmar bow and stern thruster controls

Naiad stabilizer hydraulic control

KVH Azimuth 1000 gyro electronic

ICOM IC-M602 VHF radio

KVH TracPhone handset

Watermaker touch-screen display and control

Hart System pneumatic tank level indicator

Sonship designed monitoring alarm panel


Flybridge is air conditioned and has a clear isinglass enclosure with removable zip-out panels. A fiberglass hardtop extends forward from the radar arch. To port is the helm station, L-shaped seating area, and adjustable pedestal table in marble. To starboard is a marble top wet bar with stainless steel under mount sink. A U-Line icemaker and storage are below.

Wheelhouse Electronics

MTU Rexroth dual single lever electronic engine controls

(2) MTU MDEC engine displays

(2) Garmin GPS Map 7215 touch-screen multi-function chart plotter for GPS,

 depth sounder, and radar

Furuno RD30 multi-function display

Simrad AP25 autopilot with Simrad AP27 tethered remote

Naiad Marine stabilizer control panel

Wesmar bow and stern thruster controls

Ritchie compass

ACR spot light control

Boat Deck

The davit and tender are stored aft of the flybridge on the boat deck. A sliding hatch and ladder leads to the aft deck.

There is a high-pressure wash connection and potable water wash down bib forward of the hatch. A Revere 6-person canister life raft on hydrostatic release and is also located on the boat deck.

Swim Platform

The swim platform features stainless-steel, hoop style removable hand rails and four underwater lights. To port and starboard pop-up tow cleats, and two 100-amp Glendinning Cablemaster shore power inlet cords with rocker switch controls. The dockside water pressure connection is to port. A centerline flush hatch leads to crew and lazarette areas.

Aft Deck

The aft deck features a U-shaped seating area and large teak table. Marble top wet bar storage and port & starboard - side wing stations are located next to salon entry. Boarding is though the starboard side. Port and starboard stairways lead to the swim platform.

Ground Tackle

Muir ATLANTIC3500 hydraulic windlass with vertical capstan and gypsy

Manson 80-kg plow type anchor, swivel shackled to 300' of 3/8'' G40 galvanized steel chain, secured within the bin through a short tag line

Engine Room

The engine room has AC and DC lighting.

Mechanical Equipment:

MTU 10V2000 common rail fresh-water cooled marine diesel engines, hours: 1461 port; 1462 starboard.

ZF ZF2050A reversing gears

Engine control and engine start battery disconnect/selector switches

Master engine supply battery selector switch

Naiad solenoid valve block for the bow and stern thrusters, stabilizer system, windlass, and davit

Naiad hydraulic stabilizer fin head actuators

Naiad 7100E006B control module

Central hydraulic oil reservoir with sight glass thermometer, fill cap breather, and internal filter with indicator. The hydraulic system is raw water cooled with a pair of hydraulic oil coolers, port and starboard of the main engines 

Sea Star HP5810 steering system hydraulic oil reservoir with canister filter

Black water overboard/tank discharge selector valve and overboard discharge through-hull fitting

Electrical Equipment:

(2) Northern Lights 25 kW generators, hours: port 412; starboard 4961

24-Volt DC main engine start battery banks: (2) 8D lead acid, maintenance free batteries seated in a fiberglass box

Engine room 24-volt DC panel with magnetic circuit breakers

(2) Cruisair A/C compressors with reverse cycle heat (1) 30,000 BTU and (1) 20,000 BTU

Cruisair electric A/C raw water cooling pump

Kahlenberg CD-50A 24-volt DC 3/4-hp air compressor for horn, with battery disconnect switch

(2) Oberdorfer electric fuel polishing pumps with Racor fuel water filter separators; one draws from the bottom of its dedicated tank through the Racor and back into the tank

Advance Marine Technologies oil X-changer - R reversible oil change system with 24-volt DC pump and manifold plumbed to each main engine, gear box, and generator oil sump

(2) Headhunter Mach 5, electric potable water pressure system

NuTone CV554C central vacuum system

(4) 24-volt DC inline engine room intake fans

(2) 24-volt DC axial flow Delta T exhaust fans

Safety Equipment:

A pair of rate of rise heat detectors

(2) CCTV cameras

Tender Equipment


Yamaha, 60 hp

Garmin GPS MAP541S GPS and sounder

Standard Horizon Quest VHF radio

Bennett hydraulic trim tabs

Rule-Mate 1,100-gallon per house 12V DC submersible bilge pump with integrated float switch

Fuel Burn

1400 RPM, load 55, speed 12 kts., fuel burn 50

1500 RPM, load 60, speed 13 kts., fuel burn 60

1600 RPM, load 65, speed 14 kts., fuel burn 80

1700 RPM, load 70, speed 16 kts., fuel burn 90

1800 RPM, load 75, speed 17.5 kts., fuel burn 104

1900 RPM, load 78, speed 19.5 kts., fuel burn 110

2000 RPM, load 80, speed 22 kts., fuel burn 120

Other Features

New Bottom paint October -2018


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.

Specifications, with Equipment and Information:
- Length: 68' 0"
- LOA: 68' 0"
- BEAM: 20' 0"
- DRAFT: 5' 6"
- Engine(s): MTU 10V2000 Common Rail M93
- HP: 3004
- Fuel: 900 gallons
- Water: 400 gallons
- Hull Construction: Fiberglass
- Manufacturer: West Bay
- Model: Sonship
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1500 Cordova Rd. #200
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Telephone: 954-525-6617

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Details of this vessel are offered in good faith by the Company. The Information cannot be guaranteed; therefore it is up to the Buyer, his Agents, or his Surveyors to verify.

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