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2008 Fathom Yachts Expedition Pilothouse

Everett, Washington


Huge Price Reduction! When your boating plans include passage making and longer range destinations, the Fathom Expedition Raised Pilothouse offers it all! Single Cummins main with bow and stern thrusters for efficient LRC and easy maneuvering at your favorite cove. Stand up utility 'garage' is accessed via the cockpit to flybridge stairs with watertight dogged engineroom door. Folding mast; Sea Wise davit; unique transom folds down to open the swimstep to the cockpit - for boarding, crab pots, water sports etc. Full Sunbrella package; two staterooms plus convertible salon; spacious head with stall shower. 

Seriously loaded with everything for comfortable long range cruising, including watermaker, filtration system, Espar diesel furnace, oil change system, Northern Lights genset, Glendinning coiler, full Sunbrella package, full Raytheon navigation including radar, sonar, interfaced chartplotting GPS and autopilot. Too much more to list - come out and see where this 'little ship' can take you...

See her full specifications online here at our homepage, then CALL for additional details and an appointment to go aboard. ***THIS VESSEL KEPT OFF SITE IN SECURED MOORAGE - PLEASE CALL AHEAD TO VIEW.***

Basic Boat Info

Make: Fathom Yachts
Model: Expedition Pilothouse
Year: 2008
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: UDN40002G708
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 40 ft
Length Overall: 40 ft
Waterline Length: 36 ft
Beam: 14'6 ft
Min Draft: 3'8 ft
Displacement: 24,000 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: QSB 5.9
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 425hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Location: Center


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 400 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 135 gal
Water Tank Material: Aluminum
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 90 gal


Heads Count: 1
Boat Class: Pilothouse


Dave Boynton
Boynton Yachts


Boynton Yachts
2226 Eastlake Ave East #112
Seattle, Washington, US, 98102

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.

Accommodations & Layout

Sleeps up to (4) owners and guests in two double staterooms plus a double convertible salon settee for a total of (6) overnight berths; one enclosed head with separate stall shower. LAYOUT FROM FORWARD: Chain locker is followed by the FORWARD MASTER STATEROOM, offering centerline berth with round opening overhead skylight hatch; built in locker and drawer storage; and private entrance to the ENCLOSED HEAD with shower. Double GUEST STATEROOM features an outboard double berth with storage and portlights.

COMPANIONWAY aft lands in the well arranged GALLEY; the rest of the MAIN CABIN is given over to the light and bright SALON, offering  a convertible L-shaped settee wrapping portside aft; barrel chairs opposite; large mounted flat screen TV is over the electrical panel amidships to starboard.

RAISED PILOTHOUSE finds the MAIN HELM set to starboard with captains chair; impressive electronics and navigation installation; handy sliding side deck access door to starboard; and L-shaped raised settee with table wrapping portside aft - offering guests and skipper great views all around.

Aft windowed door opens into the ample COCKPIT, with sink and storage built in forward to port; lifting transom for easy SWIMSTEP access; and port side stairs to the FLYBRIDGE and BOATDECK above. NOTE these stairs lift to unique stand-up utility spaces below with watertight door to the ENGINEROOM. 

INTERIOR is in (ever rarer) 'proper nautical' teak joinery and paneling; carpeting plus easy-care synthetic teak and holly sole at the salon, galley and pilothouse entrance; custom wood steps in the lower companionway that match steps from salon to PH; decorator cordless shades in the salon, head and guest stateroom. CABIN HEAT is via Espar diesel furnace.

Galley & Domestic

Well arranged GALLEY offers full equipment and features, including Force 10 4-burner propane galley stove with oven and (2) LPG tanks; Nova Kool 9.1 refrigerator with freezer; microwave in overhead cabinet; stainless steel galley sink; hot/cold pressure freshwater system with hot water heater; Seagull X-1 filtration system with dedicated faucet for drinking water.

ALSO NOTE: FCI 600-gallon per day WATERMAKER; 11 gallon Force 10 hot water heater; on-deck Magma BBQ with custom Sunbrella cover; Coleman cooler on the flybridge. In the garage is a Braun stainless steel trash compactor; and a U-line stainless steel icemaker with dedicated water filter. Splendide clothes washer-dryer combo with vent exhaust at the handy SHIP'S LAUNDRY in the guest cabin.

Electronics - Navigation
  • Raymarine E120 chart plotters (2)
  • Raymarine AIS-500 transceiver w/dedicated GPS & 4' digital antenna
  • Raymarine ST60 multi function display & Raymarine Alpha numeric keypad
  • Raymarine E80 chart plotter (flybridge)
  • Raymarine ST8002 Plus autopilot with wireless remote
  • Iscan 180 Interphase forward-looking SONAR, port + starboard transducers
  • Raymarine Lifetag MOB system
  • ACR GlobalFix 406 EPIRB, category 2
  • Shakespeare HS-40 hailing horn, 30-watt with listen-back capability
  • Shakespeare CruiseNet CN-1200-V wireless system
  • Raymarine 4kW radar dome
  • Raymarine Raystar 125 GPS antenna
  • (3) IR cameras - (2) cockpit plus (1) engineroom - video fed to E-series
  • SeaTalk high speed network switch (networks more than 2 devices)
  • Airmar PB100 weather center
  • ICOM M604 and M602 VHF marine radios
  • (2) ICOM VHF Command Mic II & Command Mic III (flybridge)
  • Kalenberg D-0 airhorns with M485A automatic controller plus M126 horn buttons at pilothouse & flybridge helms

12vDC plus 120vAC systems with power distribution panels and monitoring; tinned marine grade wiring exceeds ABYC standards. 5kW Northern Lights generator with dedicated start battery and Racor fuel filter plus sound shield. Mastervolt pure sinewave inverter / charger. Charles Industries shore power isolation transformer; surge suppressor; Glendinning power cord reel with 70' 50-amp power cable.

Lifeline AGM house batteries total 990 amp hours; dedicated AGM 4D engine start battery; dedicated AGM 4D bow thruster / windlass battery. Automatic battery charging / parallel rely system; Vimar switches and outlets; LED interior lighting throughout; Hella LED running lights; Aqua Signal LED mast head & anchor lights.

Deck & Hull
  • Cockpit stainless steel sink, cockpit shower
  • Transom tailgate with custom screen; boat deck overhang shelters the cockpit
  • Diamond Sea-Glaze aft door
  • Lewmar 3 stainless anchor windlass with gypsy; anchor washdown; Manson Sumpreme 60-lb anchor with 300' of 3/8" chain plus 280' of 5/8" nylon rode
  • Windshield wipers for front windows with IMTRA variable speed control + washer
  • FLYBRIDGE HELM with engine controls; thruster controls; Smartcraft engine instruments; remote control; ICOM Commandmic (2)
  • Sunbrella package includes custom bridge bimini with full enclosure; mooring covers for dinghy, on-deck BBQ, window covers
  • GS800 Steelhead Marine tender davit - 800-lb crane power luff; Weaver adjustable chocks for tender
  • Folding mast with deck light
  • Stainless steel flag pole with ensign; bow flag pole; flag pulleys on both spreaders

ENGINE ROOM features access from the aft deck with space around the engine, and carefully planned systems for easy maintenance access. Acoustic barrier far exceeds industry norm for keeping the Expedition quiet, and all equipment is chosen for longevity and quality. Tankage is balanced so the trim of the boat will not vary with different amounts of fuel on board. 

SD Cummins is model QSB-5.9 and rated at 425hp for efficient long range. BOW THRUSTER is 8-hp Side Power with upgraded 5-bladed props and dedicated 4D battery; STERN TRUSTER is 4-hp Side Power with upgraded 5-bladed prop (powered via the house bank). Fuel containment pan under engine; 5-bladed propeller tuned & drilled for PropSmith prop puller; misc. spare parts for engine.

ZF TRANSMISSION 280 A gear; dripless shaft seal; USCG type A1 fire resistant blue steel braid FUEL SUPPLY lines with JIC fittings; sight tubes for fuel tanks plus fuel level monitoring with Cummins Diesel view display; 1.3" fuel line crossover between tanks with valves; Racor 75-900 Max dual fuel filter with fuel manifold selector valve & vacuum gauge; Racor LifeGuard fuel/air separator on port fuel tank air vent to help prevent spills. Fireboy automatic suppression system plus handheld units throughout; (5) 2000gph automatic bilge pumps (fwd, midships, engineroom, lazarette).

ENGINEROOM is accessed via a Diamond Sea-Glaze engine room door with window & dogs; Barrier acoustic insulation w/white finish; (6) 15-watt LED engineroom lights; molded liner with smooth finish.


Any of owners' personal items left on board, including any items not listed in the specifications, are not included with the sale of the vessel.


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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