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2006 Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge

2006 Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge

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Introducing a remarkable 2006 Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge, a testament to the esteemed Hatteras build pedigree known for its robust battleship hull design. Located in Palm Beach, FL, this vessel is a blend of luxury and performance, priced at $1,399,000 USD. Measuring 68 feet in length, it is powered by dual CAT C 32 engines (1800 hp) that have undergone significant rebuilds in 2011 and 2014, ensuring reliability and power with 2730 hours on the port and 1750 hours on the starboard engine. Additionally, the yacht features rebuilt ZF Transmissions in 2023/2024 and two new 29KW ONAN generators installed in 2021, highlighting the owner’s commitment to maintaining the yacht in top condition.

The yacht’s interior boasts a four stateroom, three head layout, including a full beam master stateroom aft, designed for comfort and privacy. The entire AC system has been recently updated, adding to the vessel’s appeal for those looking for modern conveniences. The enclosed bridge offers weather protection and climate control, while the full Pipe Welders tower with triple spreader HYDRAULIC riggers, TEAK cockpit, and raised mezzanine seating with air conditioning vents exemplify the yacht’s readiness for both leisure and sportfishing activities. Key features such as the Release fighting chair with rocket launcher back, Ice chipper, Spot Zero Watermaker with Filtration System, and updated Garmin and Furuno electronics package for navigation and fish finding, make this yacht ready for all types of adventures, whether as a family boat or a serious sportfishing machine.

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Basic Information:

  • Price: 1,399,000.00 USD
  • Length: 68 ft
  • Year: 2006
  • Make: Hatteras
  • Model: 68 Enclosed Bridge

Technical Specifications:

  • Beam: 21.58 ft
  • Draft: 5.25 ft
  • Fuel Capacity: 2100|gallon
  • Water Capacity: 400|gallon
  • Cruising Speed: N/A
  • Maximum Speed: N/A

Engine Details:

  • Make: CAT – Model: C-32 – Power: 1800|horsepower
  • Make: CAT – Model: C-32 – Power: 1800|horsepower


Palm Beach, FL, US

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What Makes the Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge Stand Out Among Other Yachts?

The Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge is unique due to its exceptional build pedigree, featuring a sturdy battleship hull design that ensures durability and stability in all sea conditions. Key highlights include its dual CAT C 32 engines with significant horsepower and recent rebuilds, updated ZF transmissions, brand-new ONAN generators for reliable power, and a luxurious four-stateroom layout with a full-beam master stateroom. Moreover, its enclosed bridge provides climate control and protection from the elements, making it not just a formidable sportfishing machine but also a comfortable family yacht.

How Does the Engine and Power System Performance of the Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge Enhance its Capability?

The yacht’s powered by dual CAT C 32 engines, each offering robust 1800 horsepower, which, combined with recent engine rebuilds and newly installed ONAN generators, provide unparalleled reliability and power on the water. The 2023/2024 rebuilt ZF transmissions further ensure smooth sailing, while the hydraulic bow thruster offers superior maneuverability. These features make the Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge not only powerful but also a pleasure to helm in any conditions.

Can You Tell Me More About the Living Spaces Onboard the Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge?

Absolutely! The Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge boasts an impressive four stateroom, three head layout, providing ample and luxurious living space for guests and crew. The centerpiece is the full-beam master stateroom located aft, offering privacy and comfort. The entire yacht has recently had an air conditioning system update, ensuring a pleasant climate no matter the weather outside. Raised mezzanine seating with air conditioning vents and TEAK finishes lends an air of elegance and functionality, enhancing the onboard living experience.

What Are Some of the Key Features That Make the Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge Ideal for Sportfishing?

Designed with fishing enthusiasts in mind, the Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge includes a full Pipe Welders tower with hydraulic riggers, a Release fighting chair with a rocket launcher back for serious anglers, and a transom Livewell to keep catches alive. The teak cockpit and covering boards, along with the latest Garmin and Furuno electronics for navigation and fish finding, ensure both the thrill of the chase and the comfort of the anglers are maximally aligned for an outstanding fishing experience.

What Upgrades Have Been Made to Ensure the Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge Is Ready for Immediate Adventures?

This yacht is tailored for immediate ocean adventures, courtesy of several key upgrades. The recent overhaul of the engines and transmissions, installation of new generators, and the entire AC system upgrade ensure all systems are in prime condition. Noteworthy additions like the ice chipper, Spot Zero Watermaker with a filtration system, and the six transom underwater lights not only add to the functionality but also contribute to the ambiance and utility of the yacht. With these enhancements, the Hatteras 68 Enclosed Bridge is more than ready for any adventure, be it family vacations or sportfishing expeditions.

Provided Description:

The 2006 68 Hatteras Enclosed Bridge “Asian Pearl” represents the epitome of a luxury sport fishing vessel.  She offers a massive tournament rigged cockpit with unmatched interior livability and luxury for her size.  Her enclosed bridge offers weather protection, climate controls, and comfort for long journeys while still offering maximum fishability with an aft outside station and full tower.  “Asian Pearl” has been meticulously maintained her whole life and just recently benefitted from a refit and major mechanical upgrades. Her 21 ½ foot beam allows for a spectacular 4 stateroom 3 head arrangement, that includes a full beam master stateroom aft. Her 5’3” shallow draft is best in class for her size, allowing her access to places larger boats typically can’t go. She is perfect for the Bahamas, but versatile and ready for all future adventures her next owner may have in mind.  She is the ultimate family boat or traveling sportfishing machine. The 2006 68 Hatteras Enclosed Bridge “Asian Pearl”, is priced for an immediate sale and must be seen to be fully appreciated.  Below please find a list of her highlights, upgrades and customizations along with a vessel walkthrough.

Vessel Highlights Hatteras build pedigree and battleship hull design CAT C 32 Power package 1800 hp 2011 + 2014 rebuilds Port: 2730 hours, Stbd: 1750 hours (records available) (2) Rebuilt ZF Transmissions (23/24) (2) New 29KW ONAN generators (2021) Stbd 415 hours, Port: 1300 hours  Spectacular 4 stateroom 3 head interior layout with a Full Beam Master Stateroom Aft Entire AC system updated Enclosed Bridge Full Pipe Welders tower with triple spreader HYDRAULIC riggers TEAK cockpit, covering boards and mezzanine Raised MEZZANINE SEATING w/ A/C VENTS Release fighting chair w/ rocket launcher back Ice Chipper Spot Zero Watermaker and Filtration System Transom Livewell Aft facing  bridge deck controls w/ CUSTOM drop down window to see inside bridge UPDATED Garmin and Furuno electronics package Hydraulic Bow Thruster (6) Transom Underwater lights 1500 lb MARQUIPT Davit on the bow (no tender included or available) (4) Engine room cameras Vessel WalkthroughWelcome aboard the 2006 68 Hatteras Enclosed Bridge “ASIAN PEARL”.  The moment you step into her 192 square foot cockpit you realize the level of sportfish battlewagon you are on board. Her cockpit is all business but does offer a softer side. The full teak package, raised mezzanine seating and custom cockpit sunshade offer comfort and beauty to go along with her Braun.   Additional cockpit features include: Release marine fighting chair w/ rocket launcher back AC vents blowing down on mezzanine seating Garmin multifunction display mounted on port side for mezzanine viewing JL Audio Speakers Refrigerated drink box Bait freezer Storage under Mezz steps Tackle storage Twin macerated fish boxes with Eskimo Ice dump in port box Transom livewell Stbd ladder for direct access to aft bridge deck controls The Salon entrance from the cockpit is slightly offset to stbd.  The salon feels huge inside thanks to her 21’7” beam.  The high gloss African mahogany woodwork exudes beauty and elegance to compliment a tasteful simple interior décor.  Large salon windows offer excellent natural light.  There is a large U-shaped beige leather sofa to port with a proportionally large high gloss teak coffee table. Immediately to stbd is the optional interior spiral staircase leading up to the enclosed bridge. Moving forward on the starboard side there is a large, updated Sony flatscreen TV and drink ice maker. Up one step, you transition from the carpeted salon to the Amtico teak pattern flooring of the galley and dinette level.  The oversized leather dinette is to stbd with a grey, white and black speckled granite table.  Matching galley countertops are across to port with (4) Sub Zero undercounter refrigerator freezer drawers (2) (2). The cabinetry is all raised panel, high gloss African mahogany in keeping with the rest of the interior.  The galley features everything a shipboard gourmet would require including: 4 burner Whirlpool electric cook top Deep stainless-steel sink GE Microwave Convection oven Granite backsplash with deep slide out drawers Excellent storage Forward of the galley just before transitioning to the lower accommodations, there are two huge semi walk in storage rooms.  The stbd side houses (2) additional Sub-Zero refrigerators and the port houses AV components.  Both are highly valued additional storage areas. Six steps down the centerline semi spiral carpeted stairwell brings us to the lower accommodations.  The layout below features a four stateroom three head arrangement with the highlight being the full beam master stateroom aft. The full beam master is nothing short of magnificent and rare for a vessel her size.  The bed is an Island King with high gloss molded in night stands on either side. Additional master stateroom highlight include: Large cedar lined closet port fwd Port and stbd outboard molded in dresser drawers Port and stbd hullside windows for natural light Beveled glass mirror headboard with decorative X pattern wood framing Updated Samsung flat screen TV Ensuite head with marble flooring, granite countertops, Head Hunter Marine toilet, mirror medicine cabinet and large shower Forward of the master to port at the base of the stairwell is the first of three heads.  It has day head access from the hallway and private access, if desired from the bunk bed stateroom just forward to port.  Across the hallway to stbd is the twin bed guest stateroom which has a full ensuite head.  Moving forward and across the hall we have an updated GE over under washer dryer. In the forepeak of ASIAN PEARL is the VIP stateroom.  The features of this guest room include: Island queen berth w/ mirror headboard Dual cedar lined hanging lockers Updated Samsung TV Sculpted carpet Elevated outboard storage cabinets Storage under the bed Climate controls LED lighting Ensuite head with Amtico flooring, granite countertops, Head Hunter marine toilet, mirror medicine cabinet and stall shower The enclosed bridge is accessible from the main salon spiral staircase or the stbd side cockpit ladder.  The enclosed bridge offers a full weather protected, climate-controlled navigation station and a comfortable sky lounge. Visibility all around is excellent.  The high gloss African mahogany wood theme carries into the bridge.  There are two large leather captain’s chairs on centerline forward, flanked on either outboard side with additional fwd facing seats. To stbd, there is a sink and wetbar with a refrigerator. To port aft, there is a raised leather L shaped sofa.  The helm station fwd offers the captain a full array of navigation electronics to plan and execute safe passages.  Helm station electronics include: (3) Garmin touch screen multifunction displays for chartplotter, radar and sonar functions (2) additional Furuno MFDs for redundancy Hatteras shipboard monitoring system on designated centerline screen CAT electronic controls with back up control panel Garmin Auto pilot (2) ICOM 605 VHF radios ABT Hydraulic bow thruster controls Fusion stereo controls There is a door on the aft bulkhead of the enclosed bridge that brings you out to the aft bridge deck.  The aft bridge deck has new (06/24) Sea Deck custom flooring. To port is a fully equipped helm station with cockpit visibility for pelagic battles.  Also, the aft enclosed bridge window was custom designed to lower electrically for improved visibility and communication purposes.  There is additional aft facing seating outside for spectators and a nine-rod holder aft bridge deck rail.  Tower steps are accessible from either side and the captain can run from the tower with full navigation and communication systems. The engine room is the nerve center of ASIAN PEARL and the beneficiary of meticulous maintenance and huge upgrades over the years. Both ZF transmissions were completely rebuilt and finished.  Both ONAN generators were replaced and have low hours: Stbd 415 Port: 1300. The engine room has been painted and detailed to be as clean as the rest of the vessel.  All of her AC compressors and air handlers have been updated.  Additional engine room features include: 2011 Port side engine rebuild (2730 SMOH) 2014 Stbd side engine rebuild (1750 SMOH) Black and grey SeaDek flooring Triple racor fuel filters on mains Aft pump room for water and waste pumps Dual cable master bins Hydraulic reservoir with redundant PTOs off main engines House batteries, main batteries and battery chargers Fire suppression system Ice chipper Water maker (4) Garmin engine room cameras

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