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48' Island Packet
"Betty Ann"
Bradenton, FL
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Whiteaker Yacht Sales
(941) 776-0616
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Island Packet's popular center cockpit 485 is the perfect boat for anyone who has the cruising dream. She can take you anywhere in the world in comfort and style and she'll get you there fast...she was 1st in Class in the 2004 Caribbean 1500 Race. AND with her in mast main, bow thruster, and electric winches she is a real dream to handle! Have a look at the full specifications and photos then give us a call to set a time to see this bluewater cruising boat.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
Betty Ann

Builder: Island Packet
Designer: Bob Johnson
Keel: Full

LOA: 51 ft 7 in
Beam: 15 ft 4 in
LWL: 43 ft 2 in
Maximum Draft: 5 ft 3 in
Displacement: 39000 lbs
Ballast: 16000 lbs
Bridge Clearance: 63 ft 6 in

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Engine Model: 4JH3-HTE Turbo
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 5820
Engine(s) Total Power: 100 HP

Fresh Water Tanks: (300 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (300 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (60 Gallons)

Forward is a larger luxurious stateroom with island berth and abundant storage with an assortment of lockers, cabinets, drawers and shelves. A door provides private access to the adjacent head to port.

The head features a VacuFlush toilet, separate shower stall and Corian vanity countertop with integrally molded sink.

To starboard is the unique third cabin configured as High/Low Bunks. Excellent area for guests and can also be utilized for storage.

Next aft is the roomy main salon with panoramic views through an array of large windows. To port and starboard are full length settees with the starboard settee convertible to a double berth. Island Packet's signature bulkhead-mounted dining table stows against the forward bulkhead.

Next aft to port is the very impressive navigation station featuring a high backed swivel armchair, large navigation desk with storage beneath, chart storage and a wet locker.

To port is the gourmet galley with Corian counter surfaces. The open galley layout provides ample room for two to work comfortably. The refrigerator and freezer are in separate adjacent compartments, each controlled by individual thermostats. There is a 3-burner LPG stove with oven.

Next aft is the owner's stateroom with a queen-sized island berth and plenty of cabinets, lockers, drawers and shelves, as well as a dressing chair to starboard.

The private aft head is ensuite and features Corian countertops with integrally molded sink, VacuFlush toilet and separate shower stall.

Ultraleather upholstery
Screens and Shades on Ports and Hatches
Varnished teak and holly sole
Diamond non skid in high traffic areas and heads

Adler Barbour 12V Refrigeration and Freezer
Separate refrigerated drawer for easy quick access to drinks, etc (separate compressor)
Stainless Steel finish Microwave
Force 10 3-Burner LPG Stove with oven and broiler
(2) LPG Tanks
Hide away trash bin
Corian countertops
Double S/S Sinks
Pressure and manual fresh water
Seagull Water Filter
Teak dish racks and cutlery drawers
Lots of cabinets, bins, and drawers for storage of food and cookware
Three opening ports

Electronics / Communications/ Entertainment
Raymarine RL80 CRC Chart plotter at Helm
Charts for East Coast
Raymarine RL70 Display at Nav Station
2KW Radome Radar
Radar Reflector
Raynav WAAS GPS300
Autohelm ST60 Wind, Speed, and Depth with display mounted above companionway
ST6001 Autopilot with Whitlock Mamba Drive
Standard Horizon Spectrum+ VHF with remote mic
Hailer & Fog Horn
Ritchie compass
Panasonic 19" Flat screen TV
Alpine AM/FM/CD Stereo System & Bose Speakers

Electrical /Mechanical/ Plumbing
50 amp, 120/240V AC dockside power system services two 50 amp 120V shipboard systems through a UL listed Charles C-Power marine isolation transformer for added safety and flexibility. Electrical DC grounding/bonding system for rig and underwater metals. Pre-wired fan and speaker wires throughout interior. Messengers pre-run throughout yacht for additional wiring and electronics installation.

AC/DC distribution panel with master and individual breakers
Whisper 8 Generator
(6) AGM batteries House Batteries NEW 2013
(2) Bow Thruster Batteries & (1) Engine Start Battery NEW 2013
Charles 5000 Battery charger/converter
100amp Balmar engine mounted alternator w/external smart multi-stage regulator
Link 10 Battery Monitor
Xantrex voltage and amp monitor
Multiple 12V outlets including at nav station & cockpit pedestal
(2) 50' shore power cords (1-50amp and 1-30amp)
(3) Marine Air Conditioning Units (4800 BTU)
Sidepower Bow Thruster with joystick control on pedestal
Racor fuel filters
Oil pressure, water temp, and RPM gauges
Electric fuel primer pump
S/S Prop Shaft
21 x 16 RH bronze 3-blade propeller
(2) Electric Heads & Macerator

Deck & Deck Equipment
AB Dinghy & 15 hp Yamaha Outboard
Dinghy Launch/Retrieve System
Bimini/Dodger with cockpit enclosure
Bruce 60 lb. - 200' 5/16 HT Chain
CQR 60 lb. - 100' 5/16 HT Chain, 150' 5/8 Nylon Rode
Lighthouse 1501 Electric Windlass
Cockpit Cushions
Cockpit Table
S/S bow rail
Double lifelines with gates port and starboard
S/S stern rails with two gates leading to step transom
S/S cleats
Two deck hawse for anchor rode and chain
S/S handrails on cabin top
S/S mast pulpit
Four fiberglass dorades with smoked plexiglass covers and chrome cowl vents with S/S guards
Small fold-down bench with cushion on stern rail
Transom mounted fold-down S/S ladder
Two aft deck lockers (one for propane and one miscellanous storage)
Hatch access to VERY large below decks storage "garage"
Hot/Cold shower on transom
Emergency steering deck plate on aft deck
Fenders and lines

Cockpit / Helm
Deluxe Lewmar steering pedstal with radar and instrument displays with cover
Single lever controls
S/S wheel with cover
Foldup cockpit table
Drink holder
Instrument display panel above companionway

Sails & Rigging
Cutter Rig: North Quantum in mast roller furling Main, North Quantum roller furling genoa, and North Quantum roller furling staysail
Harken roller furling
Harken 64.2CEST 2-speed ELECTRIC primary winches
Harken 32 furling winches
Harken 48.2CEST 2-speed ELECTRIC winch (stb. cabintop)
Harken 48ST (port cabintop)
(2) Harken 32 mast mounted winches
(1) Harken 16 mast mounted winch
Double spreaders
Charleston Spar anodized aluminum mast and boom (keel stepped)
1x19 S/S strand rigging
Sparcraft rigid mechanical boom vang
Dutchman boom brake system
Harken adjustable mainsheet traveler
End-sheeted main boom
Forespar Hoyt self-tending boom
External genoa tracks with adjustable cars
All lines led to cockpit
Spinlock sheet stoppers

Winslow 6-Man Life Raft (may need certification)
Fire Extinguishers
Fume Detector
MOB System
Life Jackets
Flare Kit

Owners personal items not listed here are not a part of this sale. 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 this vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyers desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Specifications, with Equipment and Information:
- Length: 48' 0"
- Hull Construction: Fiberglass
- Manufacturer: Island Packet
- Model: 485
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Palmetto, FL 34221
Telephone: (941) 776-0616
Fax: 941-776-0604

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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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