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Brown Eyes
48' American Tug 485 2015

$ 899,000

Brown Eyes is a American Tug 48' 485 currently listed for sale on the market. While this boat is not currently listed with United Yacht Sales, our team is happy to work on your behalf in the research and potential sale of the vessel. Our commitment to our clients is to find the best yacht available that fits the their needs, no matter where its listed. United is a professional yacht brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Trawlers and similar boats.

United Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Seattle Yachts. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel


  • Price USD:$ 899,000
  • Builder: American Tug
  • Model: 485
  • Location: Jupiter, Florida, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 48 ft in
  • Display Length: 48 ft
  • Beam: 15' 10"
  • Category: Trawlers
  • Water Capacity: 210 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 800 gals
  • Engine Details: Cummins QSC-8.3
  • Engine 1: 2015 740.00 HRS 600.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

Full controls and navigation suite at the flybridge helm helm with custom helm seating and a full complement of electronics. A large bridge deck with custom "L" shape seating area, 13' Boston Whaler with 40 hp motor and dinghy crane. The folding radar arch with Trac Vision TV and 72 Mile Radar lowers with the push of a button to reduce the air draft to under 19' for easy bridge maneuvering.

Push-button retractable radar arch and Bimini top

Garmin Navigation Electronics

VHF Radio

Stabilizer panel

Custom Seating

13' Boston Whaler Center Console w/ 40 hp Mercury

A luxurious and nautical styled interior with rich Sapele grain cabinetry and complimentary Teak and Holly soles through the Salon, Galley and Pilothouse. Carpet forward in the Master and Guest cabins. Corian counters and Stainless-Steel fixtures make for a clean and sharp appearance. All LED lighting (several circuits dimmers). Attractive valance and floor lighting add to the ambiance. Air-conditioners in Salon, Pilothouse, and Cabins with handheld remote control thermostats. Numerous overhead hatches with Oceanair black-out and bug screens. All windows have dual translucent/blackout shades.

Port side “L” shaped settee and coffee table. Settee converts to an extra guest berth. Two leather recliners to starboard with storage cabinet and large under-counter freezer. 40” flatscreen TV is easily viewed from the all salon seating spaces.

40” Flat screen TV

Twin leather recliners

Air-conditioning with handheld remote thermostat control

Forward, and largely open to the salon is the very generous galley space. Lots of natural light and easy access to the pilothouse. Plenty of counter and storage space and top shelf appliances. An ocean-going chef will not be disappointed.

Beautiful Corian Counter Tops

Large Double Sink

Large three Burner Princess Propane Cooktop

Side by Side Refrigerators/Freezers

Additional Hidden Freezer

Generous dinning settee to starboard

Air-conditioning with hand-held remote thermostat control

Sharp Console Microwave/Convection Oven

Lots of drawers, cabinets, and storage 

Excellent visibility from this raised pilothouse from the Llebroc helm chair or the comfortable settee. Port and starboard side door make it easy for the helmsman to quickly exit to side decks to handle lines, etc. The wide open steps to the galley and dinette keep conversation easy between the two spaces.

ABT TRAC Stabilizer Controls

2 Garmin Touch Screen GPS Plotters

72 Mile Garmin Radar

Garmin Autopilot with Wireless Remote

Sidepower Bow and Stern Thrusters with New Side Hold Feature

Remote for Bow and Stern Thrusters

Cummins Vessel View Monitor

Blue Sea Tank Monitor

Cummins Onan Generator Control

Magnum Inverter Charger Monitor

Water Watch Multi Bilge Alert

MidNite Battery Monitor

Water-maker control panel

Air-conditioning with handheld remote thermostat control

Large, full-beam, master suite with Queen size Sleep Number bed to port and head with shower stall to starboard.

Several LED lighting circuits, some dimmable, for a variety of “mood lighting” conditions.

leep Number mattress

Air-conditioning with hand-held remote thermostat control

Spacious guest cabin with queen size bed and deluxe head and shower stall to starboard.

Washer/Dryer stack in forward cabinet

Custom stow-away ironing board

Air-conditioning with hand-held remote thermostat control

The majority of mechanical systems are all located in the very clean and spacious engine room. Access is easy with two opening hatches in the main cabin. Forward access, in the galley sole, features a wood ladder while aft access, in the center of the salon, offers wood stair steps. The engine room has plenty of room for complete maneuverability making repairs and maintenance easy. Well insulated with heavy duty sound deadening throughout the compartment.

Cummins QSM8.3L,Upgraded to 600 hp diesel engine with fresh water cooling (730 Hours)

ABT TRAC Stabilizers

Twin Disc MG5075A transmission with 2:88-1 ratio

2 ½ inch stainless steel shaft with dripless shaft seal and shaft cutter

Integral rudder post with bearing and dripless seal.

NIBRAL bronze (5) blade Propeller

Cummins Smart Craft vessel display at helm for engine monitoring and alarms

Cummins Smart Craft electronic single lever throttle and transmission controls

Hynautics hydraulic steering with stainless steel destroyer steering wheel

Underwater exhaust for main engine and generator making exhaust noise minimal

Sea water strainers on engine, generator and AC units

Side Power SEP electric variable speed bow and stern thrusters with joy stick controls and New Side Hold Feature

Reverso oil changing systems for engine, transmission and generator

Fireboy fire suppression system

Dual Racor primary fuel filters with vacuum gauge.


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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