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1997 Sea Ray Hardtop 420 Aft Cabin

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States



42' Sea Ray - Hardtop - Aft Cabin 1997 


 2016 Custom $35,000.00 Hard Top


Basic Boat Info

Price: $122,500
Boat Name: Thank God
Make: Sea Ray
Model: Hardtop 420 Aft Cabin
Year: 1997
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: SERP3681B797
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 42 ft
Length Overall: 42 ft
Beam: 14'3 ft
Max Draft: 3'1 ft
Displacement: 27,000 lb
Bridge Clearance: 15'6 ft

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3116
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 350hp
  • Engine Hours: 210
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3116
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 350hp
  • Engine Hours: 210
Total Engine Power: 700hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 350 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 120 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 55 gal


Heads Count: 2
Boat Class: Aft Cabin, Flybridge, Motor Yachts


Rolla A. Tichenor IV
A & M Yacht Sales, Inc


A & M Yacht Sales, Inc - New Orleans
126 S. Roadway
New Orleans, Louisiana, US, 70124

Detailed Descriptions

Interior Layout: The Thank God features two staterooms, two heads, mid level galley, raised L-shaped dinette and a built in settee. Plus a spacious aft deck and flybridge.

Beginning forward is the VIP suite with a walk around queen berth, private head with separate stall shower, plenty of storage, deck access hatch. Aft and up one step is the full galley. Further aft and up two steps is the salon with the built in L-shaped dinette to port, two seat bar top, aft and to starboard is the sofa sleeper.

From the port side and aft is the access to the master stateroom with a walk around queen berth, large full head to starboard with separate stall shower.

The décor is light and airy with beige carpet thru out, beige cushions and curtains, white laminate cabinetry, natural oak trim, and large windows.


The U shaped galley is down and forward of the salon with a Kenyon 3 burner ceramic cook top, Nutone built in blender, Sharp carousel microwave/convection oven, Black & Decker built in coffee maker, Marvel under counter refrigerator and freezer, laminate cabinetry, Oak parquet flooring, central vacuum cleaner,

Separate laundry/storage to port of the galley with a Splendide combo washer and dryer and plenty of storage.

  • Panasonic 19” TV
  • Panasonic DVD Player
  • Panasonic 13” TV/VCR Combo GSR
  • 15” Panasonic TV/VCR Combo MSR
  • Raytheon Raypilot 650 Autopilot
  • Raychart 600XX Card Reader/Plotter
  • Ray202 VHF with Remote Speaker
  • RayData Multi Data Repeater
  • Raytheon R40XX Radar
  • ACR RCL 100 Remote Electric spot Light
  • Dual Marine AM/FM/CD Player
  • Ritchie 3” Compass
  • Clarion Stereo Speakers
  • Comex Air TV Antenna
  • Radar Mast

Caterpillar 3116 350hp diesel engines with 210 original hours, Westerbeke 8kw diesel generator with 264 original hours, ZF marine gears in 1.75: ratio, dual Racor fuel/water separators with vacuum gauges, Groco oil change system, Racor 500 fuel/water separator for generator, two 12 volt fresh water pumps, Pro-Mariner 12 volt 60 amp automatic battery charger, 12 volt batteries new 2017, Sea Star hydraulic steering,  Teleflex engine controls, Jabsco macerator holding tank pump, three Cruisaire reverse cycle air conditions with SMX II digital controls.


Aft deck HARDTOP with full Lexan enclosure, hard dodge boards with a transom door to the swim platform,  two deck chairs, teak cocktail table, built in wet bar with U-line ice maker and storage, 2016 CUSTOM $35,000.00 FLY BRIDGE HARD TOP with a full four sided enclosure and white powder coated aluminum bases and supports, built in bench seating, helm and companion chairs, stainless hand rails and hardware, built in swim platform with re-boarding ladder and fresh water shower.


Thank God has ALWAYS been a fresh water boat, with her original owner keeping her stored in Tennessee till her second owner purchased and moved her to New Orleans a few years ago and has continued to keep her on brackish to fresh, Lake Pontchartrain. She is nearly perfect in every way and worth considering if you are looking for instant gratification and pristine boat!!!


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Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing.

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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