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1979 Gulfstar 44 Motor Cruiser

Demopolis, Alabama, United States






Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Bettylou
Make: Gulfstar
Model: 44 Motor Cruiser
Year: 1979
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: GFS04446M79E
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 44 ft
Length Overall: 44 ft
Beam: 14'6 ft
Max Draft: 3'6 ft
Displacement: 30,000 lb
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Perkins
  • Model: 6-354
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 130hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: Bronze
  • Engine Hours: 4790
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Perkins
  • Model: 6-354
  • Engine Power: 130hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: Bronze
  • Engine Hours: 4790
Total Engine Power: 260hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 500 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 250 gal


Heads Count: 2
Boat Class: Trawlers


Bob Schwarz
Please contact Bob Schwarz at 251-471-6949 or his cell 251-379-9234
A & M Yacht Sales, Inc


A & M Yacht Sales, Inc
5004 Dauphin Island Parkway
Mobile, Alabama, US, 36605

  • A/C Ocean Breeze 16,000 BTU
  • A/C Cruise Air 12,000 BTU
  • Lower helm station with full gauges and controls.
  • Danforth compass        
  • Autohelm 6000 autopilot. 
  • Starboard side sliding door
  • Office desk & office chair to portside
  • 3 forward windshields with side windows
  • Fully carpeted interior
  • Air conditioned
  • Teak interior
  • Leather sleeper sofa with storage shelf below
  • Filing cabinet & large toolbox aft portside
  • Bulkhead mirror aft portside
  • Wall mount Sanyo 32" LED television with storage cabinet below aft starboard side
  • Brass clock and barometer
  • Leather chair

The Galley is located down and forward a few steps from the salon area.  Some of the items included here include:

  • Frigidaire 110v refrigerator with freezer above
  • Kenyon 2 burner black glass cooktop
  • Power XL microwave-air fryer plus
  • White formica countertops with storage above and below
  • Stainless steel sink with wood sole
  • Privacy door to stateroom
  • Wide V-berth arrangement with the ability to add a filler piece
  • Drawer and cabinet storage area plus a hanging locker
  • Overhead hatch for escape and ventilation, side ports
  • Private entrance to head from stateroom
  • Head with large stall shower, sink basin storage areas and a Vacu-flush toilet
Master Stateroom
  • Centerline walk around berth
  • Storage
  • Ports on side and transom for ventilation and light
  • Splendide stackable washer and dryer on portside-hanging locker with shelves starboard side. In small hallway to master stateroom
  • 12V Reading lamps-Overhead 12V lighting (LED)
  • Large hanging locker to starboard side
  • The ensuite head has a sink basin with storage areas12V & 120V LED Lighting
  • Vacu-Flush toilet and large tub/shower combination


Mechanical and Electrical
  • Twin Perkins 6-354 130hp diesels - Hours 4790
  • Borg Warner marine transmissions
  • 8kw Northern Lights generator 
  • 12V Batteries
  • ProMariner ProNautic 12.40p battery charger 3018
  • 3 - Racor fuel filters with vacuum gauges
  • 3 - 12V Bilge pumps
  • Inverter-Xantrex-Freedom SW2012
Deck & Hull

The Gulfstar 44 has a deep keel on its full displacement hull. The hull is solid fiberglass with no coring.  Her decks are all non-skid which allows for low maintenance.  Other items include: 

  • Aluminum safety rails forward
  • Awlgrip teak rail aft
  • Port and starboard and aft boarding gates
  • Bow pulpit with anchor roller and Maxwell 12V windlass (250ft chain)
  • 48lb CQR anchor with galvanized chain rode
  • Aluminum rub rail at hull to deck joint
  • Fiberglass dunnage box on foredeck for storage
  • Dual fender holders on bow rails
  • Dual 12V air horns  
  • Window sun screen covers
  • Fiberglass hardtop with aluminum frame on flybridge
  • Extended fiberglass swim platform with ladder
  • Outdoor carpeting on aft deck area
  • Two chairs, a sofa and one table on aft deck under hardtop
  • Eisenglass enclosure on flybridge and aft deck areas
  • Clear Lexan wing doors port and starboard
  • Aft deck cabinet with Whynter icemaker, wet bar and storage
  • Davit and chocks for dinghy on hardtop 
  • LED lights
  • Centerline pedestal helm seat
  • Port, starboard aft bench seating area with storage below
  • Garmin 1042XS GPS plotter/radar mounted overhead in Navpod
  • Garmin closed dome radar antenna
  • Sony stereo with West Marine speakers-12V outlet
  • Standard Horizon Eclipse VHF radio with control mic EM-TRAK B100 - AIS Transceiver
  • LED depth sounder
  • Cable shift Morse engine controls  
  • Glendenning engine synch
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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