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1978 Post 42' FIRST TRACKS

$ 79,500

FIRST TRACKS is a 1978 Post 42' Convertible listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Tom Thomas. Tom can be reached at 1-401-862-8620 to answer any questions you may have on this boat. United Yacht Sales is a professional yacht brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Post Yachts and similar boats. With over 250 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

1978 Post 42 Convertible Sedan Bridge

Here’s a very nice vintage 42 Post. It’s interior has been completely upgraded and very livable. Constant maintenance makes this one a serious purchase. Fresh bottom paint and zincs 4/2023.

  • 2020 New Fuel Tanks
  • 2020 New Battery Charger
  • 2022 New Batteries


  • Price USD:$ 79,500
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  • Location:

    Wickford, Rhode Island, United States

  • Type:

    Power Yacht

  • LOA: 42 ft in
  • Display Length: 42 ft
  • Beam: 15' 9"
  • Yacht Category

    Convertible Boats

  • Water Capacity: 120 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 460 gals
  • Engine Details: Detroit Diesel 671N
  • Engine 1: 1978 310.00 HP
  • Engine 2: 1978 310.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel
  • Days on Market:

This Post has the 2 stateroom layout with midship master including a double berth. The second stateroom is forward with over/under berths. New Teak and Holly sole throughout. The galley has been updated with Corian countertop, full size fridge, and undermount stainless sink with new faucet. The salon is very comfortable with fold out sleeper couch, 2 matching occasional chairs and a hide away TV. All interior woodwork is freshly varnished.

Main Salon:

  • Full size sleeper sofa
  • (2) Matching upholstered chairs
  • Hideaway (lift) TV
  • Tinted side windows


  • 2-Burner ceramic cooktop
  • Corian countertop
  • Full size Maytag stainless fridge
  • Samsung microwave
  • New stainless steel exhaust hood
  • Ample storage cupboards
  • New single lever Moen faucet

Master Stateroom:

  • Double berth
  • Several built in storage lockers
  • A/C control

Head Compartment:

  • Stall shower
  • Corian countertop
  • New porcelain sink

Guest Stateroom:

  • Over/under bunk beds to port
  • Storage compartments to starboard
  • Overhead hatch
  • Overhead rod storage


  • Fiberglass swim platform
  • Transom door
  • Cockpit helm (steering only)
  • Fish/storage box.
  • Baitwell…may need pump
  • Built in tackle boxes
  • Outriggers
  • Freshwater washdown
  • Saltwater washdown
  • Bow pulpit
  • Danforth anchor
  • Windlass
  • Bridge hardtop
  • Enclosure
  • New upholstered bridge seating

Electronics and Helm:

  • Garmin GPS
  • Lowrance GPS
  • Raytheon radar
  • (2) Icom VHF radios


  • (2) 35 AMP Dockside power cables
  • Reverse cycle air conditioning

Engine Details and Mechanical Equipment:

  • (2) 671N Detroit Diesels
  • 7kw Generator

Engine and generator 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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