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1985 Marine Trader Double Cabin

Fort Pierce, Florida


Reduction in Price 

1985 Marine Trader 36' Double Cabin in very nice condition maybe an understatement, essentially all systems updated or rebuilt from the engine to the plumbing the list goes on.. Her teak deck was removed fiber glassed in with Nidacore and rebuilt the gelcoat shines. see all detail list.            Call John 2076710677

Basic Boat Info

Make: Marine Trader
Model: Double Cabin
Year: 1985
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: ETY36234485
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 36 ft
Length Overall: 40 ft
Beam: 12'3 ft

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Ford Lehman
  • Model: 2715E
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 120hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 BladeBronze
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Year: 1985
  • Engine Hours: 500


Fuel Tanks: 2
Fuel Tank Capacity: 100 gal
Fuel Tank Material: aluminium
Water Tanks: 4
Water Tank Capacity: 100 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 50 gal


Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Trawlers


John Virginio
Florida Coast Yacht


Florida Coast Yachts
2010 Harbortown Dr
Fort Pierce, Florida, US, 34946
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.

All Details

1985 This 36 Marine Trader has under gone major updates over the past few years and is ready to be launched for the Bahamas or your dream destination. It has spent 98% of its life in fresh water.

 Upgrades are as follows:



  • 120 HP Diesel engine New/rebuilt from the crank up 
  • New 3.5 kw Generator,
  • New 2x100 gal fuel tanks
  • New 50 gal holding tank
  • New Windlass and Chain 
  • New decks 
  • SS Railings, Davits & Swim platform
  • New Windows & Hatch
  • New upholstery and canvas
  • New 1250 watt solar 
  • New Electrical & Plumbing
  • New Full size Fridge/Freezer
  • Bow Thruster
  • Watermaker 33gph
  • D5 Espar Heating
  • Splendide Washer/Dryer
  • 11.5ft aluminum dinghy
  • plus many more upgrades - too many to list in ad.

 WAIT there's more....


New Hydraulic steering - upper & lower helms and Cylinder/Ram

New Lewmar hatch – V-birth

Added Vitus bow thruster

New Raymarine Auto pilot


9x New Diamond Sea Glass windows, 7 opening + 2 non-opening

+ 1 new Lewmar hatch for V-birth

Removed teak decks and recored decks & upper bridge (NIDACORE / Fiberglass)

New 50 gal stainless steel holding tank + waste system


Added Ham Radio, Antenna's , Dina plate

New Canvas - strata glass / charcoal grey sun-brella

New SS railings, bow works, davits & mast rigging

New Solar - 4x 310w panels = 1240w + 100amp charge controller

New water system, sink, Splendide washer dryer

New D5 Espar heating system

New Swim platform boarding ladder and platform

Convert all 12v lights to LED + 110&12v outlets

New Steading sail

New 6x gulf cart 6v batteries

New 4x battery boxes

New 1x 8D battery


Replace Engine w complete rebuilt (lower, upper, fuel system)

Note: engine hrs. meter on boat start@995hrs

New fridge, microwave & air fryer

New Tigres windlass & 175ft chain

New 6061 T6 aluminum fuel tanks w baffles - 2x100 gal

New Interior cushions & upholstery

New 3.5 kw Next Gen diesel Generator

New Electronics - 3x VHF radios, 2 clarion stereos + speakers, Garmin chart


New AIS system

New Blue Seas M2 SOC battery monitor

New Propane sensor & switch + 2x propane tanks

Zantrax Truecharge 2 - 60amp

New aluminium mast and boom hinged so it can be lowered

New exhaust hose and back flow preventer

New blue sea electrical panel & rewired entire boat

VHF antenna's x 2

EchoTech Watermaker - 33 gal/hr plus 2 spare new membranes

New cutlass bearing, repack stuffing box, updated safety equip



Ground Tackle

45 lbs bruce anchor

New 175 ft of 5/16 HTG4 chain

secured w 12' nylon rode to bulkhead

Large Alum fortress modular anchor stored in aft lazarette

20lb kellet

New Lofrans Tigres Windlass



120hps Ford Lehman 2715E- new rebuilt top and bottom – approx..

500 hrs now

Borg Warner 71c velvet drive 2.1 - 1.0

1 1/4 SS shaft

4 vents

bronze 3 bladed prop

2023 - new anodes

Vetus bow thruster



New 3.5 kw Next gen diesel generator – approx. 300 hrs. 



2011 Titan 11.5ft aluminum hull inflatable

New SS davits

2 hps Yamaha 2CMH, Serial# 6F8K S 1042407 F



Icom 802 Transceiver & CPU

Icom AT120 Serial #12410

Antenna \ Dina plate

Raymarine Autopilot

Icom AIS AT500 class B

Clarion Stereo 2x – M508 & M505 + 4 speakers



VHF Standard Horizon Eclipse DSC+

VHF Standard Horizon Explorer

VHF Standard Horizon Explorer

HDTV - 19" TV Antenna

TV – Elements


Brass- ships clock and barometer

Compasses - Danforth (upper) , Saturn (lower)

Radar - Raymarine SL72 Pathfinder Plus


AIS Icom MA-500TR class B



New Garmin w/ side scan depth - Echomap Plus 74CV, UND955V w thruhull

Standard Horizon CP300i

Raymarine Depth E70064,


Heating & Cooling

D5 espar Airtronics diesel heater

7x Caframo 12v fans

Portable 110 Volt air conditioner


Charging (New)

M2 Blue Seas Monitor - 2 bank


Midnight Classic 100amp Charge controller

Blue Seas auto Charge regulator

Q-cell Solar panels - 4x 310 w

6x 6v gulf cart batteries

1x 8D starting batteries

4 battery boxes

30A shore power w cord 50ft



Trident LP gas controll & detect system

Magic chef 4 burner stove w oven

Jackson grills BBQ

2x 20lb propane


Upper Deck

Stb - helm station w swival seat

Pt - bench seat w swivel

2 chairs, seat sofa & 1 table - wicker


Plumbing - 2 heads + 1 galley

moan faucets

galley - dble sink

2x washdown jabco - bow & stern

stern exterior shower system

bathtub - aft head


hot water tank

4 water tanks – aft (2 tied together on each side)

50 gal SS holding tank - new

2x jabco manual toilets w twist & lock

Macerator pump as well as deck pump out

2 bilge pumps located V-birth, salon & aft w float switches




Vitrifrigo 12v/110 7 cubic fridge/freezer

Cuisinart Air Fryer

Hamilton Beach Microwave

B&D Breadmaker



Safety Equip

life ring, life sling

6 life jackets

2x Co2 & fire detectors located main salon & aft cabin

Fuel priming pump system

4x 2 lbs ABC fire extinguishers located Vbirth, Salon, Aft & upper helm

3x fenders w SS fender rack

4 step telescoping swim ladder + 1 fold away seat built into swim platform

3 ft teak flag pole - aft rail

double horn

Spare parts for engine, gen set , watermaker ect.

Emergency tiller

Broker comment

Vessel Walkthrough


From the custom swim platform with a built in in water seat and swim ladder , you walk through a transom gate into the covered aftdeck, where you can walk out either same-level side deck, step up the teak ladder to the flybridge or walk into the salon via the sliding teak and glass door. Once inside the salon, you will find a storage cabinet and TV mounted on a fold away bracket aft, bench seat with storage to port, galley port forward, companionway to the staterooms and head forward, lower helm, fold-up helm seat and side deck access door starboard forward and L-shaped seating (converts to a berth) with storage and hi/lo, folding teak table starboard aft. Walk forward and step down to find the head with tub/shower to starboard, guest stateroom with double size berth to port and master stateroom with v-berth with insert forward. Engine room access is via salon sole hatches. All windows replaced and sealed. Full ducted Heater system. Water maker 35 gal/hr.


The headroom in the salon is 6'2", 6'4" in the master stateroom, 6'5" in the guest stateroom, 6'2" in the galley, 6'5" on the aftdeck and 6'5" on the flybridge. the master stateroom berth is 6'3" long and the guest stateroom berth is 6'5" long.



Master stateroom forward with a v-berth with insert and a guest stateroom to port with a double size berth. The salon L-shaped settee converts to a berth also. The head with tub/shower is starboard, across from the guest stateroom.




The salon offers a teak parquet sole, opening side windows with screens, curtains, L-shaped seating with storage that converts into a berth and a double pedestal hi/lo folding teak table starboard aft, storage cabinet and Samsung flat screen TV port aft, bench seat with storage to port, storage drawers and cabinets and a sliding teak and glass door to the aftdeck.




The galley is located starboard in the salon.

Magic Chef 3 burner propane cooktop and oven - 120/12v refrigerator/freezer - Microwave oven - Double Stainless steel sink - quartz countertop - Storage cabinets - Teak parquet sole




Dining space is available at the salon table. custom overhead LED lights and LED lighting throughout.


Master Stateroom


The master stateroom is forward and offers a v-berth with insert, shelves, storage cabinets and drawers, hanging locker, 2 portlights with curtains, classic butterfly overhead hatch with screen, reading lights, anchor chain locker access, fan and teak parquet sole.


The head with tub/shower is to starboard just aft of the master stateroom and across from the guest stateroom.


Guest Stateroom


The guest stateroom is located aft offers a double size berth, a large starboard window with curtains, overhead hatch with screen, storage cabinets and drawers, hanging locker, Nav center converted into a desk, mirror and a teak parquet sole. The head with tub/shower is to starboard.


Lower Helm


The lower helm is starboard forward in the salon and offers a full helm, electronics and engine gauges side deck access door and fold-up helm seat.





The flybridge offers Solar roof providing 400 watts of power to three large banks of batteries with ? monitors, full side panels and heavy screens, seating for many, full helm forward with storage underneath, 2 helm seats, coffee table, non-skid deck, stainless steel rails hinged mast with boom.




The aftdeck offers sun protection, ladder to the flybridge, same-level side decks, lazarette access, transom gate to the swim platform, davit system, rod storage and teak cap rail.


Audio/Video Equipment


flat screen TV in the salon 




Radar - AIS transceiver

- Garmin GPS map multi-function display on the flybridge

- Garmin GP map, chart plotter at the lower helm - VHF at the lower helm - AIS, VHF on the flybridge

- Depth finder at the lower helm - magnetic compass at the lower helm 


Electrical system


3.5kW generator with approximately 50 hours -

- battery chargers - Blue Sea P12 7520 battery charger remote panel

- Balmar 110 amp alternator

-Solar panels 400 watts

- Professional Mariner Zinc Saver II galvanic isolator - 1 X 30 amp shore power connections

- 30 amp shore power cord - 30 amp

- 12 vdc outlets at each helm USB connectors - 4D engine start battery - Generator start battery ,- 3 X Golf Cart batteries

- LED lighting


Engine/Mechanical Equipment

- Single Ford Lehman 2715E 120 HP main engine with approximately 500 hours - Borg Warner Velvet Drive gearboxes - Morse engine controls

- Racor 900FG fuel filter with vacuum gauge for the main engine - Racor R20S fuel filter for the generator 

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.
Additional Contact Information
The owners hard work shows from bow to stern this boat is ready for the next owner to cruise the loop or beyond. Attention to detail on most all systems show brightly and have maintained her well.
Text or Call John @ 207-671-0677