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Slow Burn
40' Sabre 402 2001

$ 225,000

Slow Burn is a Sabre 40' 402 listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Brad McClelland. Brad can be reached at 1-941-957-8627 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 Sloop and similar boats. With over 165 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

This beautiful 2001 Sabre 402 has been a one owner boat. Her exterior gelcoat is in ‘like new” condition with no gelcoat issues. She is equipped with a 4KW generator, bow thruster and new dodger and bimini. “Slow Burn” has been meticulously kept throughout ownership and was just hauled out for bottom paint in September 2018. “Slow Burn” also has a custom-made cradle and has been tested here in Florida.


  • Price: $ 225,000
  • Days on Market: 476
  • Builder: Sabre
  • Model: 402
  • Location: Port Canaveral, Florida, United States
  • Type: Sail
  • LOA: 40 ft 2 in
  • Display Length: 40 ft
  • Beam: 13' 4"
  • Category: Sloop
  • Water Capacity: 104 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 50 gals
  • Engine Details: Yanmar 4JH2E
  • Engine 1: 2001 495.00 HRS 55.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

From the cockpit, you enter the companionway down into the galley and main salon. To port is the galley and Nav. station to starboard. Aft of the Nav. station is the enclosed head and shower stall with the aft cabin to port. Once you walk through the main salon you enter the forward cabin. The complete interior is finished in beautiful Cherry cabinetry.

The main salon is impressive and takes full advantage of the 402’s beam of 13’4”. Deep comfortable settees found port and starboard. The port side converts to a double berth to be used for guests. The centerline drop leaf table can comfortably seat six adults making this the center of social activity on board. Deep lockers outboard port and starboard, large deck hatch, stainless steel opening ports and large fixed portlights provide light and ventilation.

The galley of the Sabre 402 is a pleasure to work in, whether at the dock or under sail. The U-shaped space provides all the security needed to prepare snacks or meals. Lockers with louvered doors, dovetailed drawers and clever storage spaces will easily store all provisions necessary.

  • Double stainless steel sinks          
  • Corian counter tops
  • Gimbaled Force 10 4 burner stove/oven
  • Large ice box
  • Adler Barbour 12 volt refrigeration/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Hot and cold pressure water
  • Engine/110V water heater
  • Handmade drawers and cabinets

Forward of the main salon is the master stateroom with a large centerline berth. This compartment offers many deep drawers and lockers for storage space of your personal gear. A comfortable seat is located to port in front of a convenient vanity sink and mirror. A tall, cedar lined hanging locker is found to starboard.

  • Large overhead hatch
  • Two small hatches
  • Two stainless steel opening ports
  • Vanity
  • Storage under berth
  • Ash hull ceilings
  • A shelf runs around the perimeter of the berth

The guest stateroom is aft and just as spacious as the forward berth. A wide double berth stretches aft and a full set of lockers and drawers provide storage. A bookcase faces aft on centerline and stainless steel reading lights throughout.

  • Full access door to the head area
  • Cedar lined hanging locker
  • Corian countertop in the head area
  • Separate shower stall
  • Jabsco electric freshwater toile
  • Dodger and Bimini (New 2017)
  • Imron painted hull and mast (2011)
  • Rod rigging (New 2015)
  • Kato dinghy davits
  • New bottom paint (Sept. 2018)
  • Horizon electric windlass with CQR anchor (Rebuilt 2016)
  • New varnish on exterior teak 10 coats Bristol Finish (2018)
  • Running rigging (Replaced)
  • Full battened Doyle Pentax main with Dutchman system (New 2011)
  • 135% Doyle Pentax Genoa (New 2011)
  • North Asymmetrical sail (.75 oz.) with sock
  • Hydraulic backstay adjuster (Rebuilt 2015)
  • Hall boom vang
  • Custom cockpit cushions (New Condition)
  • Teak bang rails with stainless steel cap
  • Raymarine E Hybrid Touch Chartplotter and autopilot controls at helm
  • Raymarine Depth, Wind and Speed over companionway
  • Multi-instrument display at chart table
  • Standard Horizon VHF radio at Nav. and remote at helm
  • Fusion stereo with Bower and Wilkins speakers
  • Freedom 2500 watt inverter
  • Mastervolt 4kw generator
  • AC/DC house panel
  • Yanmar 55 HP (495 hours)
  • Mastervolt 4kw generator in sound box
  • Exturn 300 ft. lbs. bow thruster with wireless remote
  • 16,000 BTU air conditioner

*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.


Our Sabre listing is a great opportunity to purchase a very nice 40' 402. She is currently listed with United Yacht Sales broker Brad McClelland who can answer all questions about the boat for you. Please don't hesitate to reach out to our team of professional yacht brokers to schedule a showing. There are many yachts listed for sale on the MLS each with a different history. We look forward to helping you complete your search for the perfect boat or yacht for sale.


United is the largest professional yacht brokerage firm in the world with over 150 yacht brokers in our network. By listing your boat or yacht for sale with us, all 150+ brokers on our team will be notified immediately which greatly increases the chances that your boat may sell before it ever even hits the market. With hundreds of used boats and yachts sold each year, there is no better team than United to help with the listing and sale of your vessel.


Buying a boat or yacht can be a daunting experience with so many available boats on the market. Let the team at United take the guesswork out of your boat search by enlisting one of our professional yacht brokers. Not only will we listen to your needs about budget, docking and storage, and how you plan on using your new boat, but we will do the research for you by looking through the MLS, researching the history of every listing, and negotiating on your behalf. From survey to acceptance, the team at United Yacht Sales is with you every step of the way.


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