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2015 Sabre 48 Salon Express

Seabrook, Texas




If you are in the market for a Sabre 48 SE, you don’t want to miss out on ECHO. The list of custom and upgraded features is too long to list here, so be sure to see the full specs for complete details. Highlights include:

• Seakeeper 9
• Freedom Lift
• SureShade electric cockpit sun shade
• Custom Sidebar Liquor Dispenser with high capacity storage
• Custom Main Salon Entertainment Center
• Upgraded Cummins 600hp engines
• Upgraded 17kW Generator
• Upgraded A/C in main salon and crew cabin
• Satellite TV system
• Crew quarters with head, side by side washer/dryer and custom storage
• Custom Underwater lights
• Extended Cummins Warranties through June, 2021
• Extended Mercury/Zeus Warranties through June, 2020
Optional 2019 Brig 360 RIB with 2019 Honda 40hp outboard

Please call or email today with questions or to schedule your in-person or virtual tour of this beautiful Sabre 48 SE.


Basic Boat Info

Price: $825,000
Boat Name: ECHO
Make: Sabre
Model: 48 Salon Express
Year: 2015
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Builder: Sabre Yacht Company
Designer: Sabre design team
Construction: Fiberglass


Length: 48 ft / 14.63 m
Length Overall: 47'6 ft / 14.48 m
Beam: 15'4 ft / 4.67 m
Max Draft: 3'4 ft / 1.01 m
Min Draft: 3.75 ft
Displacement: 39,000 lb
Cabin Headroom: 6'6 ft / 1.98 m
Deadrise: 16 °
Double Berths: 3
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: QSC 8.3L
  • Drive Type: Pod
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 600hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2015
  • Engine Hours: 765
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: QSC 8.3L
  • Drive Type: Pod
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 600hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2015
  • Engine Hours: 765
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 1,200hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 520 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 160 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 70 gal


Heads Count: 3
Drive Type: Pod
Boat Class: Downeast, Express Cruiser


Yacht Registry is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Boston Yacht - Marblehead.


Main Salon:
Twin Stidd Helm Chairs, in Tusk Ultraleather with Cornflour piping, mounted on a cabinet with hi-gloss top, icemaker, and two (2) foot rests
Custom additional 10,000 BTU AC unit in salon inside cabinet below helm seats
• Salon cushions in Cornflour Ultraleather
• Custom interior drapes in Sunbrella Milano Cobalt with white backings
• Custom extended “L” settee to starboard with storage and Sabre tool drawer
• High gloss finished salon table
Custom overhead cabinet with 32” LED flat screen TV on a flip-down lift.
• Custom sliding storage cabinet in standard TV location.
Sound deadening soft headliner panels
• Raised mates L-shaped settee to port of helm chairs
• Stainless steel bi-fold door to cockpit
• Electrically operated window aft of “L” settee
• Swing door at helm to starboard side deck
• Deep chart table forward of port L-settee
• Electric sliding port couch opening access to crew quarters
• Accord shades on all opening ports

Custom Sidebar liquor dispenser with spigot at galley sink with high capacity storage rack
• Solid surface Sandalwood Corian galley counter top
• Stainless steel under mount sink with cover and pull-out faucet
• Stainless steel under mount prep sink with cover
• Soap dispenser
• Isotherm stainless steel stand-up refrigerator/freezer
• Two burner electric cook top
• Convection microwave with stainless steel face
• Drawers and storage lockers below counter
Built-in larger waste basket and recycle bin below companionway steps

Master Stateroom Amidships
• Spacious island berth athwartship layout
Custom electric lift on master bed platform
• Upgraded 28” LED flat screen smart HDTV
• Hull side deadlight over headboard
• Shoji style passageway and closet doors
• Shoji style portlight screen panels
• Cherry hull ceilings
• Drawers under berth
• Dresser drawers in bulkhead aft of berth
• (2) Hanging lockers fore and aft of bed
• Teak and holly sole
• Sound deadening soft headliner panels
• Pocket door to master head compartment

Master Head:
• Private access from master stateroom
Sandalwood Corian counter with radius with Sandalwood fiddle behind sink.
• Corian Cameo White undermount sink
• Custom Serenity Blue Glossy Brick tile in WC
• Custom Willow Speckled 2x2 head sole tile.
• Vanity cabinet below sink
• Storage outboard
• Mirror above vanity, cherry framed
• Separate shower stall with clear bi-fold enclosure and glass tile accent wall within
• Electric shower sump pump
• Opening port to side deck
• Deck hatch with blind/screen overhead
• Ventilation blower
• Cherry towel bars

Forward Guest Stateroom:
• Spacious island berth with laminated trim
Upgraded 24” LED Smart TV
• Cherry hull ceilings
• Drawers under berth, A/C return grille beside
• Storage lockers, drawers and shelves
• Teak and holly sole
• Sound deadening soft headliner panels
• Pocket door to passageway
• Private access to forward head and shower

Forward Guest Head:
Solid surface Sandalwood Corian vanity top with bull nose
• Custom Willow Speckled 2x2 head sole tile.
• Stainless steel under mount sink
• Shower stall with seat and locker outboard
Hot and cold pressure water
• Electric shower sump pump
• Storage lockers
• Towel bars
• Soap dispenser
• Cherry wood trimmed mirror over sink
• Ventilation blower 

Crew Quarters:
Upgraded 8000BTU air conditioning with adjustable vent to engine room
• Custom side-by-side Ariston Platinum front loading washer and electric vented dryer
• Custom drawers (2) below washer and dryer
• Upgraded 24” LED Smart TV
• Custom cabinet with shelves under crew quarter stairs with fiddles on edges of shelves
• Custom shelf on starboard bulkhead
• Double berth in Heritage Granite Sunbrella
• Seat and seat back in Peyton Granite Sunbrella
• Separate head compartment with cherry trimmed mirror, shelf, sink, toilet and shower
• Hidden stairway access under aft port settee in salon
• Emergency egress via access panel in salon sole
• Opening port

Custom refrigeration plate for cockpit cooler in aft facing seat
• Custom folding cockpit table with compass rose
• Cockpit seating in Milano Cobalt Sunbrella
• Custom stainless steel grab rail on port end of aft seat base

Specifications and Equipment

Helm Station / Electronics:

• Stazo 400mm custom teak steering wheel with tilt helm and Sabre logo
• Cummins DTS single lever electronic controls
• Cummins Smart Craft display (engine data, tank levels, vessel data, alarms)
• Cummins Zeus autopilot with Skyhook
• Three (3) Raymarine Multi-Function Displays
• Open Array 24-mile radar
• AIS transceiver
• FLIR night vision camera with remote at helm
• Back-Up Camera mounted on mast
• Wifi Cameras in salon and cockpit
• Two (2) Engine room camera
• Icom VHF
ACR search light with remote at helm
• Switch controls for horn, running lights, anchor light, engine room blower and optional equipment
• Triple windshield wipers with washers
• Ritchie Compass
• Hardtop electronics Awlgrip to match deck color
• FRP molded mast with separate radar platform and satellite pads
• Depth sounders with repeaters in master cabin and cockpit

Entertainment / Audio System:

• Upgraded Smart TVs in main salon and all cabins
• Surround sound in main salon and master cabin
• Twin Direct TV (SAT TV) tuners
• Sonos
• Sirius XM
DVD player
• Second dummy dome


• Flag Blue Hull with Vivid Red Boot Top
• Modified Deep “V” Planing hull design with shallow pod drive tunnels
• 14 deadrise at transom, 23 deadrise amidships
• ISO NPG white gelcoat with vinylester back-up resin
• Bottom, topsides and transom VIP resin infused biaxial E-glass with foam core
• Stringer system biaxial E-glass with foam core
• Bulkheads vacuum-bagged biaxial E-glass with polypropylene honeycomb core
• Molded E-glass swim platform with molded-in anti-skid surface and under mount swim ladder
• PVC rub rail with stainless steel cap
• Gold recessed cove stripe

 Deck and Hardtop:

• Sabre White decks with Beige anti-skid.
• ISO NPG gelcoat
• VIP resin infused biaxial E-glass with balsa core
• Molded-in anti-skid deck surfaces
• Bi-Fold aft salon door to port
• Sliding windows in salon on cabin sides
• Electric opening window in salon aft bulkhead
• Hinged access door to side deck at helm
• Flush, outward opening, transom door with latch
• Anchor locker with slam latch
• Large lazarette/engine room access hatch in cockpit sole with compression latches

Deck Hardware:

Custom Skene chocks to forward cleats
• Custom 24” rub strakes at the four (4) midship cleats
• 1 ¼” Diameter type 316 stainless steel perimeter rail system
• (8) 12” Stainless steel cleats (2 fwd, 4 mid ship, 2 in aft cockpit)
• (1) 10” Stainless steel cleat to starboard of windlass as anchor rode tie off
• (4) Custom cast stainless steel mid-rail line chocks
• (2) Custom folding stainless steel mooring cleats aft
• Bow pulpit with dual anchor roller for 44# CQR or Delta type anchors and “lunch hook”
• Quick anchor windlass, electric rope-chain type
• Flag staff and socket on aft rail
• Burgee staff on bow pulpit
• (6) Low Profile stainless steel hatches w/ screens
• (6) Custom stainless steel opening port lights
• Teak cabin side eye-brow
• Custom cast stainless steel “SABRE” medallion


UPGRADED Twin Cummins QSC 8.3 600hp electric, fresh water-cooled diesel engines
• Twin CMD Zeus pod drives with integrated steering and automatic trim
• “Skyhook” GPS position hold system with dedicated GPS receiver
• Joystick for low speed maneuvering
Custom installed Seakeeper 9 in engine room
• Freedom Lift tender lift
• 120A, 12V alternators each engine
• (2) Exhaust by-pass mufflers
• Reverso oil change system
• Dual Racor filers on engines
• Engine room blower
• Engine room vent ducts
• Engine room floor with FRP anti-skid
• White gelcoated engine room
Mylar face foam noise barrier

12V DC Electrical System:

• Two (2) AGM Group 31 dedicated engine start batteries
• Three (3) 4D AGM ship’s service batteries
• One (1) AGM Group 24 start battery
• Remote control battery switches with controls at helm
• Manual emergency battery crossover switch
• Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution
• Digital battery monitor
• High output LED lights in the overhead
• Halogen bar lighting in appropriate locations
• Fluorescent engine room lighting
• Cockpit courtesy lights
• Marine-grade, tinned wire throughout
• Three (3) additional dimmer switches in galley, master and guest cabin
• Five (5) blue LED underwater lights, (3) at transom, (1) port and (1) starboard side, with switch at helm
Upgraded Magnum Energy Inverter in lieu of standard
• Custom tricolor cockpit lights under hardtop in lieu of standard white
Custom strip lighting in main salon inside port and starboard valance

120V AC Electrical System:

• 50A shore power service with Glendinning Cablemaster and 60’ cord
Custom 50A shore power inlet at bow
• Custom 25A shore power output in cockpit to power another boat
• Extra short spare 50A shore power cord
• Upgraded Onan 17 kW generator
Reverse cycle heat/air conditioning with three (3) zones
• Custom additional 10,000 BTU AC unit in salon inside cabinet below helm seats
• Custom additional 8,000 BTU AC unit in crew cabin with adjustable vent to engine room
• Interfaced to Cummins Vessel View display
Dedicated generator start battery
• Custom dual Racor fuel filters on generator
• Water lift muffler
• Cooling water intake strainer
• Sound shield
• Transfer switch
• Fails safe galvanic isolater
• Illuminated main circuit breaker distribution panel
• Digital AC system monitor
• 120V GFCI protected outlets in each cabin and engine room
• 60amp, 3 bank battery charger

 Water Systems:

• Spectra 500 gpd Watermaker
• Fresh water capacity 160 gallons
• Holding tank capacity 70 gallons
Custom analog gauges for fresh water and holding tanks levels in galley
• Custom Forespar remote operated valve for waste discharge with switch at electrical panel
• Stainless steel 20 gal. water heater, operates on 100-VAC or engine heat
• Temperature control valve on hot water supply
• Hot and cold water pressure system 12V
• Hot and cold water transom shower
• Shore water inlet
• Fresh water spigot in engine room
• Seagull water purifier on icemaker
• Salt Water wash down system fore and aft
• Fresh water wash down system fore and aft
• Windshield wipers plumbed to fresh water tank
• Fresh water MSDs in master and guest heads
• Diaphragm waste pump on holding tank


Triple Kahlenberg chrome trumpet horns with compressor
• Kahlenberg M-485A horm controller
• EPIRB with hydrostatic release mounted in cockpit
• Life raft
• Polished stainless steel anchor
• Fire extinguishers, (5) at 2 ½ lbs.
• Marelon sea valves on all thru-hull fittings below waterline
• Bonding system to safeguard against galvanic corrosion
• Automatic fire extinguishing discharge system in engine space with override
• (3) automatic 12V electric bilge pumps
• (3) high water switches and alarms

Optional Tender

Not included, but available

  • 2019 Brig 360 console RIB with 2019 40hp Honda outboard (less than 5 hrs) and storage cover
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.

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