The DeFever 44 is a no-nonsense twin-cabin, twin-engine trawler capable of long-distance cruising. The heavily built displacement hull has a tall, flared bow and plenty of freeboard all around. The superstructure features a large foredeck, an amidships pilothouse/salon and an open lounge deck aft. Full-length handrails and wide side decks make for safe passage between the fore and aft decks while underway. The 44,000 pound boat is powered by twin 135 hp diesels, placed amidships with tankage and generators in a dedicated engine room that includes a workbench. The spacious aft lounge deck is covered with a hardtop for sun protection. Inside, the main cabin features a galley-up layout. The U-Shaped galley has a propane stove w/oven, microwave, refrigerator and freezer. There is an L-Shaped dinette with a table for dining. The lower helm is to starboard and has a full array of electronics. The master stateroom is aft and has an island berth and a fully equipped en-suite head compartment. There is another cabin forward with a V-berth and adjacent head.
- Dinghy and outboard included.
Recent upgrades include:
- New electronics including chartplotter and autopilot.
- New canvas.
- New stove / oven
- New ice maker
- New recliners.
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
LOA: 43 ft 9 in Beam: 14 ft 9 in
LWL: 38 ft 6 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 7 in
Dry Weight: 44000 lbs
Engine 1: Engine Brand: Ford Lehman Engine Hours: 3200, 132 HP
Engine 2: Engine Brand: Ford Lehman Engine: Hours: 3200, 132 HP
Fresh Water Tanks: (400 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (900 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (45 Gallons)
Number of cabins: 2 Number of heads: 2