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2008 Aquanaut Drifter 1150 AK

This spacious Aquanaut Drifter 1150 with aft deck includes all the equipment you need to guarantee a long and comfortable stay on board. You have a lot of living space, both on board and on deck. A sturdy and well-built boat, built with passion for the passionate sailor. Owned from new. This Aquanaut must be seen! RCD CAT B.

Please call our Kent – Chatham Office+44 (0)1634 571605 for further information or to arrange a viewing.


HMY Yacht Sales, Inc. is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Network Yacht Brokers - Kent.

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Name: Dawn Owl
Current Price: $181,059
Year: 2008
Engine Model: M1350
Length: 37.7 ft
Gross Weight: --
Hull Material: --
State: E22
Draft: 3.6 ft
Fuel Capacity: 1200 Liters
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Manufacturer: Perkins
Beam: 12.7 ft
Max Speed: --
City: Chatham
Country: GB

Vessel Overview


FORWARD CABIN with 6ft 2in 2 single berths, lockers under ample shelving, escape hatch and 3 opening portholes. Door to Day Head. GALLEY with 4-burner gas hob with oven & grill, s/s sink & drainer with hot and cold supply to all sinks and shower, fridge freezer, 12-volt cool box, plus wine cooler, ample storage cupboards and lockers, teak & holly floor. DAY HEAD with electric flush toilet, sink, ample storage cupboards, vanity top and mirror, teak & holly floor. Stairs to SALOON with seating for four/six at the coffee/dining table, helm to port with a double bench seat, all upholstery finished in burgundy velour. Heated throughout via a Webasto diesel heating system. Stairs to Aft Deck & Aft Cabin. AFT CABIN with large island bed with lifting mattress and storage under, 2 x hanging wardrobes, cupboards to port and starboard, dressing table, door to Aft Shower. AFT DECK with two teak covered storage boxes aft, helm and co-pilot seats, full enclosure canopy over helm, aft ladder to bathing platform. AFT TOILET with electric flush toilet, shower, sink and mirrors with s/s mixer shower. Dual steering positions, double glazing and insolation throughout, 

Mechanical System

The Aquanaut 1150 is powered by a single 2008 Perkins M1350 six-cylinder 135hp diesel engine (5410 hours last serviced by Aquanaut March 2022), shaft drive to a fixed four bladed propellor, single lever controls, fitted with a bowthruster for ease of manoeuvrability, with a fuel capacity of 1200 litres in two stainless steel tanks. Last out of water maintenance March 2022, antifouled, anodes, cutlass bearing changed.

Electrical System

5 x 12-volt 165Ah batteries, 4 x Domestic, 1 x Engine. Charging from the engine alternator, shore power connection with 240-volt ring main, battery charger, immersion heater, inverter plus Mastervolt.

Deck Equipment
  • Anchor (Danforth stainless steel)
  • Kedge anchor
  • Windlass (electric)
  • Bathing platform
  • Boarding ladder
  • 6 x Fenders
  • 4 x Mooring warps
  • Bimini
  • High safety guardrails on deck


Navigation Equipment
  • Compass (Azimuth)
  • Depth (Raymarine)
  • Speed/Log (Raymarine)
  • 2 x VHF Radios (Simrad)
  • 2 x GPS/Chartplotter (Raymarine E120)
  • Radar (Raytheon) 
  • AIS Receiver
  • Autopilot plus handheld (Raymarine)
  • Navtex
  • Electronic charts
  • Navigation lights
  • Paper charts
  • Clock/Barometer
Safety Equipment
  • 3 x Fire extinguishers (2lts Foam)
  • 1 x Fire extinguisher (2kgs C02)
  • 1 engine room fire extinguisher (automatic suppression)
  • Fire blanket
  • Gas alarm
  • Smoke alarm
  • Exhaust alarm
  • 2 x Horseshoe lifebuoys
  • Liferaft (4-person, service due January 2025)
  • Emergency tiller
  • 2 x Manual bilge pumps
  • 2 x Electric bilge pumps
  • First aid kit 
  • Windscreen washers and wipers
History and Construction

Designed by Aquanaut and built by Aquanaut in Sneek NL, of steel construction painted claret hull with white superstructure. Wheel hydraulic steering. Self-draining decks.

Boat Insurance

As one the UK’s largest Brokers with over 220 boats for sale we are able to introduce you to Boat Insurance providers that offer all types of Boat Insurance including insurance for Yachts, Sailing Boats, Motor Cruisers, Narrowboats, Inland Waterway Craft, Barges, Houseboats, Speedboats, Rigid Inflatable Boats, Waterski Boats, Jet Skis, Personal Watercraft, Dinghies, Fishing Boats, Commercial Boats, Boats in Build or Refit.

Just call 01634 571605 or e-mail info@nybkent.com to request an insurance quote for this boat or your current boat.

RYA Training

Network Yacht Brokers Kent, through its strategic alliance with Elite Sailing, an accredited RYA training centre, can offer Professional and Leisure qualifications at every level from beginners’ to very experienced for both sail or power. This includes from RYA Day Skipper to RYA Yachtmaster Coastal, Offshore and Ocean qualifications giving you a chance to begin, improve or broaden your knowledge and boat handling skills on its fleet of Jeanneau Yachts and various Motorboats. Elite Sailing are also able to offer RYA DSC VHF Radio, First Aid, and Diesel Maintenance courses as well as one to one own boat tuition. Please call Elite Sailing on 01634 890512 to discuss your specific training needs. Please quote promotional code NYBK when calling to receive details of their exclusive offers to Network Yacht Brokers Customers.   


Network Yacht Brokers Kent Ltd has the largest range of boats for sale in Kent.  The company normally acts as brokers for the vendor who unless otherwise stated is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in the preparation of these particulars the correctness is not guaranteed and they are intended as a guide only and do not constitute a part of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check these particulars and where appropriate and at his own expense to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability on our part.

General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.

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