A & M Yacht Sales, Inc
5004 Dauphin Island Parkway
Mobile, Alabama, US, 36605
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2007 Gillman Custom Enclosed Bridge Convertible

location icon Orange Beach, Alabama, United States
Year 2007
Length 57 ft
Builder/Manufacturer Jeff Gillman

 The Kel Kat is the last boat built by Jeff Gillman and the craftsmanship is a testament to his legacy as a great boat builder.  This one owner custom was built as a private yacht and has low-hour CAT C18 power.  Extremely well appointed and maintained.





Year Built 2007
Category Power
Length Overall 57 ft
Beam 17'7 ft
Max Draft 5 ft
Cabins 3
Construction Fiberglass
Engines 2
Total Engine Power 2,100 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 1,100 gal
Water Tanks 2
Water Tank Cap. 420 gal
Displacement 60,000 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Caterpillar
Model: C-18
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 1,050hp
Type: Inboard
Engine Hours: 1200

Engine 2 Specifications

Make: Caterpillar
Model: C-18
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 1,050hp
Type: Inboard
Engine Hours: 1200

1850 RPM = 22 KTS @ 60 GPH

1950 RPM = 24 KTS @ 70 GPH

2300 RPM = 27 KTS


Cabins: 3

Heads: 2


Spacious salon with 7' of headroom. L-shaped couch to port.  Counter/cabinet to STBD with electrical panel.  Custom bottle & glass storage cabinets.  LED lighting in custom leather headliner sophets.  Carpeted floor with sound suppression. AMTICO teak and holley flooring @ entry way.


Large galley with solid surface countertops and AMTICO teak and holley flooring.  Single sink, dual burner cooktop, Viking confection oven, and (2) U-Line Refridge/Freezer units/  Under-cabinet lighting and beautiful teak cabinetry with loads of storage space.


There are 3 staterooms with master to port aft.  Master has private head with large shower, hanging locker & queen size berth.  V-berth is very large with a 4 bunk configuration.  To STBD. there is a spacious over/under bunk room and the guest head is STBD. AFT with giant shower.


Air conditioned enclosed flybridge with dual helm chairs and bench seating to PORT & STBD.  Stainless steel steering wheel and twin disc quick shift engine controls.  Well appointed Nav electronics and sound system.  AFT Bridge seating and helm station.


Custom Pipewelders tower with center ladder.  Helm controls and bench seat.  NAVNET display and VHF radio.  halogen and spreader lights fore and aft.  Pipewelders 3 spreader outriggers.


FURNO NAVNET 2 WITH 25KW.  Radar, commercial transducer for black box sounder, and (3) CTX 17" monitors.  FURNO GP-7000 backup GPS, SEA 235 SSB Radio, (2) ICOM 504 VHFS, SIMRAD AP25 AUTO PILOT.  12V stereo system.  KVH Satellite TV-(new 2016)

Deck & Hull
  • Molded fiberglass hull and superstructure.  Painted finish with non-skid on foredeck and cockpit sole.
  • Bow pulpit with 24V anchor windlass
  • Custom Bow Rail
  • 1500lb Marquipt Davit
  • Painted Black Mask
  • Cockpit Mezzanine with storage compartments, ice bin, cold storage, and bait freezer (new compressor 2017)
  • Custom mounted "Green Egg" BBQ Grill
  • 100 GAL Live Bait Well in transom
  • (3) Underwater Lights
  • Fresh water washdown
  • Saltwater washdown
  • Scottsman Commercial ice maker 1000 lb/Day
  • FCI Watermaker
  • Murray Brothers fighting chair w/rocket launch
  • Rod holders in cover boards and tower legs.
  • Tempered water A/C system with new (2016) chillers
  • Hydraulic power steering system (new 2017)
  • 12V Battery Bank and Charles 12V Charger
  • 24V Battery Banks for house power and Engines
  • 24V Sentry Battery Charger (new 2016)
  • (2) 50A Shore Power Cords and Receptacles
  • (2) Phasor 21 KW Generators
  • Generator Hours Port = 1530 - Stbd = 1680
Broker Remarks

Kel Kat is maintained by full-time professional crew.  Super low original hours on C18 CATs all service up to date.  Haul-out and bottom job scheduled for 4/17.  This one owner custom build has many upgrades such as the tempered water A/C system, raw water manifold system with commercial grade pumps, ect.  Original Capt. still on board, Please call with any questions.


Seller prefers to keep custom dingy chocks.  Fishing Equipment and personal effects.

Default Disclaimer
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.
Additional Contact Information

Contact Broker:  Devin Potts - 251-379-6005

Contact Broker:  Jon Hopkins - 504-400-4448