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38' DeFever Aft Cabin Trawler 1976

$ 49,000

Quest is a DeFever 38' Aft Cabin Trawler listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Michael Swirski. Michael can be reached at 1-360-808-0505 to answer any questions you may have on this boat. United Yacht Sales is a professional brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Aft Cabin and similar boats. With over 165 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

A well designed, very clean and recently updated Defever. Built in Taiwan by experienced boat builder, Tien Lai Ling. Current owners have used her as a live-aboard vessel. She is well equipped with all an electric galley with new appliances including a washer/dryer. The large Master Cabin has a centerline queen bed and a large head. She has a large capacity battery bank that only needs an inverter to be independent at anchor. The twin Ford Lehmans are in excellent condition. There is a well thought out fuel manifold/transfer system that is connected to a dual RACOR 1000 filtration system.


  • Price USD:$ 49,000
  • Builder: DeFever
  • Model: Aft Cabin Trawler
  • Location: Sequim, Washington, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 38 ft 0 in
  • Display Length: 38 ft
  • Beam: 13' 1"
  • Category: Aft Cabin
  • Water Capacity: 400 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 500 gals
  • Engine Details: Ford Lehman M-6
  • Engine 1: 1976 3400.00 HRS 120.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 1976 3400.00 HRS 120.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

You enter the vessel from either port or starboard side entrances into the main salon. There is a large free-standing couch on the port side that converts to a bed.  The all electric galley is to port and aft. There is a large LCD TV opposite the couch. Stepping down is the forward cabin with separate head.  There is an overhead hatch for light and ventilation. Moving aft there is a large Master Cabin with centerline queen bed. There is easy access to the aft deck through a companionway.  There are storage lockers throughout as well as a washer/dryer.  The aft head has a separate shower, sink and an electric freshwater flush head.

  • Freestanding Couch to Port
  • Converts to bed
  • Wall Mounted 36" LCD TV
  • KVH Satellite TV
  • Helm Station
  • 2 Entry Doors (Port/Stbd)
  • Induction 2-Burner Stovetop
  • Masterchef 5 in 1 Convection Oven
  • Norcold AC/DC Refrigerator 8 cu. ft.
  • Double Stainless Sink
  • Pressure Water System
  • Storage Throughout
  • 20 gal. Hot Water Tank
  • Water Filtration
  • Centerline Queen Bed
  • Access to Aft Deck
  • Hanging Locker
  • 28" LCD TV
  • Head with Separate Shower
  • Fresh Water Electric Flush Head
  • Air-Dryer 500 Under Bed
  • Forward V-Berth
  • Head with Shower
  • Freshwater Electric Flush Head
  • Storage Throughout
  • Flybridge with Helm Controls
  • Multiple Seating Areas
  • Electric Windlass
  • Swim Step
  • Furuno W - Wireless Radar (Tablet Display)
  • Icom VHF
  • KVH TracVision Sat TV
  • Garmin 545s Chartplotter
  • Cetec Benmar Autopilot
  • Danforth Compass
  • Digital Depthsounder
  • Galvanic Isolator
  • AIS – Matsutec
  • DC & AC Panels
  • Dual 30amp Shore Power
  • (8) 6v Deep Cycle Batteries
  • Heads with Control Switches
  • Twin Lehman M6 120HP (3400 HRS)
  • Dual Racor 1000
  • Dual Racor 500
  • Fuel Transfer Pump
  • Fuel Manifold System 8

Engine 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 brochure.

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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