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Top Shelf
46' Hatteras 46 Sportfish 1979

$ 329,000

Top Shelf is a Hatteras 46' 46 Sportfish 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 Sport Fishing and similar boats.

Major rebuild both engines completed May 2020

46' Hatteras Sportfish is powered by twin 3176 600hp Caterpillar diesel engines. 25 hours since Major Rebuild

She has a very comfortable cruise of 21 knots at 1850 rpm burning approx 30 gallons per hour and can reach top speed of 30 knots.  She offers a 2 stateroom 2 head layout with a full galley located forward of the salon area on the starboard side.

In the Cockpit you will find a transom fish box large enough for the whole days catch along with two ice / fish boxes located forward in the cockpit along the aft salon bulkhead. You will also see an 80lb class Pompanette Teak fighting chair complete with foot rest and a 6 rod rocket launcher and rigging table.. Looking for well equipped..ready to go offshore fishing machine? Give me a call. Top Shelf is one you want to have on your must see list.

United Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Bluewater Yacht Sales. 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:$ 329,000
  • Builder: Hatteras
  • Model: 46 Sportfish
  • Location: Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 46 ft in
  • Display Length: 46 ft
  • Beam: 15'
  • Category: Sport Fishing
  • Water Capacity: 180 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 680 gals
  • Engine Details: CAT 3176B
  • Engine 1: 5700.00 HRS 600.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 5700.00 HRS 600.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

Walking up the the Top Shelf you will notice how large the cockpit is. She offer a cockpit that you will find in most 50+ boats. When you step on board you will see a 80lb class teak fighting chair along with a transom fish box as well as port and starboard tackle centers / ice and fish boxes.  Going forward thru the teak salon door you will find port and starboard l-shape seating with storage area underneath. Forward on the portside you will see the entertainment center area w/ flat screen tv, stereo system controls and plenty of storage drawers and cabinets. Moving forward going down 3 steps you will find her galley complete with full size Frigidaire refrigerator / freezer, microwave and plenty of storage drawers and cabinets to store all of your off shore needs.

  To port you will find her mid-ship master stateroom and private head w/ separate shower arrangements. just forward of the galley you will find the guest head w/ shower. Continuing forward there you will find an over / under bunk area for the crew as well as more storage compartments for all of the rest of your fishing equipment.
  • 2 Stateroom / / 2 Head Layout
  • Reverse Cycle Heating and Air Conditioning 
  • Full Galley
  • Large Salon with Plenty of Seating and Storage
  • Port and Starboard L-Shape Seating w/ Storage Underneath
  • Tackle Cabinets and Drawers
  • Portside Entertainment Center w/ Flat Screen TV
  • Engine Room Access Salon Floor
  • Frigidaire Refrigerator / Freezer
  • G.E. Profile Microwave
  • Solid Surface Counter Top w/ Molded in Galley Sink
  • Hot / Cold Water available at Sink
  • Storage Cabinets and Drawers Above and Below Counter Top
  • LED Overhead Lighting
  • Teak and Holly Flooring
  • Mid-Ship Master Stateroom
  • Queen Berth w/ Storage Underneath
  • Storage Cabinet and Drawers
  • Heating and Air Conditioning Control
  • Private Ensuite Head
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Private Head located in Master Stateroom
  • Separate Shower Arrangements
  • Solid Surface Counter Top with Molded In Sink
  • Hot and Cold Water Available in Sink
  • Raritan Marine Head System
  • Over/ Under Single Bunk with Storage under Lower Bunk
  • Starboard Side Storage Compartment
  • Starboard Side Rod Storage Area
  • Solid Surface Counter Top w/ Molded in Sink
  • Hot / Cold Water Available at Sink
  • Hand Held Shower Arrangement
  • Storage Compartment under Counter Top
  • Raritan Marine Head System
  • Fiberglass Hard Top
  • 3 Sided Spray Enclosure
  • Sea-Dek Helm Deck Flooring
  • Starboard Bench Style Seating w/ Storage Underneath
  • Forward Bench Style Seating w/ Storage Underneath
  • Storage Compartment 
  • Center Helm Station w/ Hydraulic Assist Pop Up Electronics Box
  • Overhead Electronics Box
  • Single Lever Engine Controls
  • Caterpillar Engine Gauge Package
  • 4 Kenwood Stereo Speakers
  • Single Helm Chair
  • (2) Okuma Teaser Reels
  • Multi Color Overhead LED Lights
  • (2) Raymarine E-120 Hybrid Touch GPS / Plotter / Depth Sounder
  • Raymarine 48 Mile Radar
  • Simrad NSS7 GPS
  • Raymarine Autopilot
  • (2) Icom IC-M506 VHF Radio
  • Compass
  • Helm Station Overhead Electronics Box
  • Satellite Weather and Radio
  • Bow Pulpit 
  • Anchor Windlass w/ Remote Foot Pedals
  • Triple Spreader Outriggers
  • Center Rigger
  • 4 Kenwood Stereo Speakers in Cockpit
  • Teak Cockpit
  • Transom Fish Box
  • Transom Door
  • Pompanette Teak Fighting Chair w/ Foot Rest
  • Fighting Chair Teak 6 Rod Rocket Launcher w/ Rigging Table
  • Under Gunnel Gaff Storage Port and Starboard 
  • Forward Cockpit Tackle Station w/ Ice / Fish Boxes
  • Spreader Lights
  • LED Under Gunnel Lighting
  • LED Lighting Bridge Deck Overhang
  • Raw Water Wash Down
  • Fresh water Wash Down
  • Electric Reel Outlets under Gunnels
  • Dredge Reel Outlets under Gunnels
  • 8 Flush Mounted Rod Holders in Gunnels (4 per side)
  • (2) 2 Rod Rod Holder Bridge Wings  ( 1 set per side)
  • 12 KW Generator w/ Vernalift Exhaust System
  • Sentry 12v 60A Battery Charger
  • Battery Selector Switches
  • 6 Batteries
  • Engine Room Camera
  • 50 Amp Shore Power
  • 50 amp Shore Power Cord
  • Cockpit Spreader Lights
  • 110v &12v Systems
  • Bennett Trim Tabs
  • Caterpillar Engine Gauge Package
  • 5 Bilge Pumps
  • 3 High Water Alarms
  • 3 Reverse Cycle Heating and Air Conditioning Units
  • Dripless Shaft Logs
  • Racor Fuel Filters
  • Anchor Windlass
  • Brass Engine and Generator Sea Water Intake Thru Hull Fittings
  • Fresh Water Wash Down in Engine Room
  • 2 1/4" Shafts
  • 5 Blade 32 x 44 props
  • Twin Disc Transmission 2.5 -1
March - June 2018:
  • Valves Adjusted Both Engines
  • Dripless Shaft Seals Replaced
  • Replaced Cutlass Bearings 
  • New After Coolers Both Engines
  • Replaced Rudder Bearings and Seals
  • Replaced Autopilot and Pump
  • Replaced All Batteries
  • New Raw Water Pump Starboard Engine
  • New Throttle Position Sensor Starboard Engine
  • New Turbo Starboard Engine
  • New Motor Mounts Both Engines
  • New Exhaust Tubes Both Engines
  • New 6 Gallon Stainless Water Heater
April - June 2019
  • Painted Entire Exterior Boat ( Alexseal )
  • Replaced Forward Air Conditioning Unit
  • Replaced Generator Alternator
  • Replaced Raw Water Impellers
  • New Raw Water Pump Generator
  • Removed, Cleaned and Tested After Coolers both Engines
  • Removed, Cleaned and Tested Heat Exchangers both Engines
  • Cleaned Gear Oil Coolers both Gears
  • New Engine Oil Cooler Starboard Engine
March - May 2020
  • Major Rebuilds both Engines  (25 Hours)
  • New Cutlass Bearings
  • New Struts
  • New Fresh Water Pump
  • Entire Engine Room Repainted
  • Fighting Chair Refinished
  • Cockpit Floor Repainted
  • New Fire Suppression in Engine Room
  • New Outriggers

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.


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