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75' Merritt Sportfish 1996

$ 2,295,000

This yacht is 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 yachts.

REEL JANIE is a cold molded pedigreed custom sportfish. She was previously known as the HULLBILLY. Sea Keeper Stabilized 10/17. Stunning Interior with African Sapele and Sapele Parmalay Burl Wood. Museum Quality Fossilized Sandstone Countertops. Very Spacious 3 Stateroom 3 Head Layout With Large Salon and Galley. New (2) MTU 16V2000 1800 HP - 2001. New (2) Kilo-Pac 40 KW Gens - 2007. New Mezzanine - 2007. New Teak Decks - 2007

United Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Merritt's Boat and Engine Works. 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:$ 2,295,000
  • Builder: Merritt
  • Model: Sportfish
  • Location: Florida, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 75 ft in
  • Display Length: 75 ft
  • Beam: 19' 8"
  • Category: Sport Fishing
  • Water Capacity: 450 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 2850 gals
  • Engine Details: MTU 16V2000 M90
  • Engine 1: 5010.00 HRS 1800.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 5010.00 HRS 1800.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

Sleeps 4 in 2 staterooms. There are 2 owner and guest staterooms with ensuite heads and showers. Crew accommodations include 2 berths with ensuite head and shower.

All the way forwards the large walk-in hanging locker, next aft is the master stateroom with king size berth athwartship on port side and plenty of storage. To starboard and aft is an extra large master head and shower. Next aft on port side is the spacious guest stateroom with twin lower berths. Next aft to starboard side and down 2 steps are the crew quarters with upper and lower berths and ensuite head and shower and access to the pump room forward, engine room and generator room aft. The main salon has a large galley on port side and a large u-shaped sofa with table aft. To starboard are 2 occasional chairs and end table with rod storage behind. The entertainment center is aft to starboard.

The interior wood consist of African Sapele and Sapele Parmalay Burlwood. The countertops are museum quality Sandstone with fossilized fish imprints.

  • Generators: Kilo Pak  Hours:  2212 Port    2005 Stbd:
  • Output: 40KW  Model: 6HKP40/1PF1P
  • Generator Fuel Consumption:   5 GPH       
  • Shore Power: (2) - 50 AMP     



  • Main Engine: (2) Each 8-D AGM 12V For 24v Starting
  • Generator Starting: (1) EACH AGM 12V
  • General Service: (2)  8-D AGM 12V FOR 24V Service
  • Emergency: 24v
  • Type: Cruisair Chilled Water System - (3)
  • Sea Keeper Stabilized
  • Watermaker: (2) Watermakers Inc. WMS 1200
  • Bow Thruster: Side Power Hydraulic
  • Steering System: Koop Nautic
  • Fuel Separators/Filtration: Racor (6)
  • Fresh Water System: HeadHunter
  • Bilge Water System: Rule
  • Air Compressor: JunAir
  • (2) - 35 gl. Oil Tanks
  • Main A/V: Onkyo
  • Satellite TV System: KVH HD - 7
  • TV’s: Sony 4K
  • DVD’s: Onkyo
  • Audio Equipment: Onkyo
  • Video Equipment: Apple T/V, Blueray
  • Stereos: Onkyo
  • SatComs: Iridium
  • Other: Standard Horizon VHF In Salon
  • Radar #1: Furuno 25 KW - 6’Array
  • Radar #2: Furuno 12 KW - 4’ Array
  • Autopilot: Simrad AP50
  • GPS #1: Furuno Nav Net 3D Blackbox
  • GPS #2: Garmin 5212
  • Plotter Software: Nobletec - Mac Base
  • Depth/Video Sounders: Furuno DFF1 - Furuno 1KW Chirp
  • Multi Display: (2) Furuno RD-33
  • Spotlight: ACR
  • Monitors: (4) KEP - 19”
  • Compasses: Electronic
  • VHF’s: (2) Icom M502
  • AIS: Furuno
  • Sat Radio: Fusion IP600
  • Bow Thruster Controls: In Control Handles
  • Ritchie Compass
  • Icom M502 VHF
  • Furuno MFD-8 Monitor
  • (2) - 24V LP Outlets
  • (2) - 12V Kite Reel Outlets
  • Eskimo Ice Machine
  • Merritt Fighting Chair
  • Bluewater Rocket Launcher
  • (2) Custom Merritt Freezers
  • (2) Custom Merritt Refrigerators
  • Live Well Sump Box For Deckwell
  • (2) In Deck Fish Boxes
  • (3) Tackle Drawers
  • Large Storage Area
  • Ambient Air In Cockpit Overhead
  • 36’ Rupp Triple Spreader Outriggers with KEP cameras
  • (2) Miya Epoc US-9 Teaser Reels In Bridge Overhead
  • Ample Rod Storage In Bridge Seats and Salon Sofa


  • Range: Miele
  • Oven: Miele Convection
  • Microwave: Sharp Carousel
  • Refrigeration: (2) Merritt Custom
  • Freezer: (2) Merritt Custom
  • Icemaker: Hoshizaki
  • Wine Cooler: Frigidaire
  • Coffee Maker: Cuisinart
  • Compactor: Kitchenaid
  • Dishwasher: Miele


  • Main Laundry: Miele Stack Front load Washer and Dryer
  • Anchor Windlass System: Muir Atlantic 4000 Hydraulic
  • Anchors: S.S. 100 LB.
  • Anchor Chain and Rode: 60’ High Tensile 1/2” Chain - 250” 3 Strand Nylon Rope
  • Underwater Lights: (4) Across Transom - (2) Straight Down - Aqualuma


  • Smoke Detector: Kidde
  • Fixed FM System: Halon
  • Portable: 7


  • Life Rafts: Givins 6-man
  • Life Ring: 24”
  • GPIRBS:  (2) ACR in ditch bag
  • Flares: In ditch bag
  • Medical Kit: Medical bag in crew quarters
  • Owners Personal Items and fishing equipment  

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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