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1960 Rybovich 45 Convertible Description


CYGNET, a classic 1960 45' Rybovich sportfisherman. This expertly hand-crafted vessel designed and built by Tommy Rybovich has been meticulously maintained and cared for by her current and prior owners. She is truly a work of art! The current owner has prepared a vessel operation manual, which will be made available upon request. Call today to schedule an appointment to see this one-of-a-kind 60' Rybovich.

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Name: Cygnet
Current Price: $289,000
Year: 1960
Engine Model: 6BTA 5.9
Length: 45 ft
Gross Weight: --
Hull Material: Wood
State: FL
Draft: 3' 2"
Fuel Capacity: 500 Gallons
Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Manufacturer: Cummins
Beam: 13' 6"
Max Speed: 29 KN
City: Stuart
Country: US

1960 Rybovich 45 Convertible Vessel Overview


Engine 1:

Manufacturer: Cummins

Model: 6BTA 5.9

Hours: 1000 (approx)

Year: 2001, Installed 2004

Engine 2:

Manufacturer: Cummins

Model: 6BTA 5.9

Hours: 1000 (approx)

Year: 2001, Installed 2004

Vessel Overview

The vessel interior is fitted with mahogany floors throughout. All the way forward is the guest stateroom with V-berths and under-berth hanging lockers and storage drawers. A concealed head is situated between the two berths. Aft to port is the enclosed master head with vanity and shower. Further aft to port is the master stateroom with queen berth, hanging locker and storage drawers. Along the starboard side opposite the master stateroom is the full galley with ceramic cooktop, stainless steel sink, GE microwave/convection oven, custom stainless steel refrigerator & freezer and pantry storage.

At the aft end of the galley, companionway steps lead up to the main salon. In the salon to port is an L--shaped sofa that converts into a queen berth and an end cabinet with storage drawers. To starboard is a concealed rod storage compartment and a cabinet with an ice maker aft. An overhead-mounted TV is in the starboard aft corner of the salon above the ice-maker cabinet. Twin sliding doors at the aft end of the salon provide access to the generous fishing cockpit.


  • Headliner
  • Overhead LED lighting (new 2017)
  • L-Shaped couch with drawers beneath
  • Barrell chair to starboard
  • Mahogany flooring with three (3) hinged engine room hatches
  • Removable sun screens for all salon windows
  • Chest of storage drawers to port
  • Storage cabinet to starboard
  • Ceiling-mounted TV screen
  • U-Line ice maker
  • ICOM IC-M405 VHF radio
  • Breaker panel
  • Rod locker storage and bilge pump panel to starboard
  • AC Marine air system control
  • Hi-Lo teak dinette table (new 2017)
  • Stereo with (2) Bose speakers
  • All windows re-bedded (2017)


  • Storage beneath steps


  • Headliner
  • Overhead LED lighting (new 2017)
  • Bilge access
  • Brass portholes
  • Large counter top with storage area below
  • Stainless steel refrigerator
  • Stainless steel freezer
  • Mahogany flooring
  • Storage drawers
  • Stainless steel sink with faucets and soap dispenser
  • Forced 3 burner cooktop
  • Bourne microwave
  • Under-counter lighting

Master Stateroom-Aft Port

  • Headliner
  • Overhead LED lighting (new 2017)
  • Twin berth sleeps two (2)
  • Cabinet/nightstand with drawers
  • A/C control
  • Brass portholes
  • Overhead hatch with screen
  • Hanging locker
  • Storage below berth
  • Mahogany flooring with bilge access
  • En-suite head and shower

Master Head

  • Access doors from master stateroom and galley
  • Headliner
  • Mirrored vanity with storage
  • Mahogany trim
  • Two towel racks
  • Fixed shower head
  • Shower curtain
  • Sink with faucets
  • Mahogany flooring with bilge access
  • 120/12V lighting
  • Raritan head-12V

Forward Stateroom

  • Headliner
  • Overhead lighting, LED (new 2017)
  • V-Berth twin berth, sleeps 2
  • Hanging lockers and storage beneath bunks
  • Brass portholes
  • Overhead hatch with screen
  • Under berth storage forward, large area
  • Private reading lamps at head of each berth
  • Anchor rode locker access
  • Mahogany flooring with bilge access
  • Privacy head, Raritan 12V (new 2017)


  • Furuno NAV NET VX2 C-Map/East coast and Bahama C-Map
  • IC-COM VHF radio
  • Simrad auto pilot AP11
  • Clarion stereo (2) speakers
  • Bennett trim tabs
  • Standard Horizon VHF
  • Intellian SAT TV receiver

Bridge Helm

  • Varnished mahogany helm pod with tournament-style engine control levers
  • Full gauge readouts under steering wheel
  • Helm pod cover
  • Full bridge cover (new 2018)
  • Built in hardtop teaser reels
  • Mahogany trim (varnished)
  • Port & starboard seats with storage beneath
  • Integrated overhead electronics cabinet
  • Lumates lighting (cockpit)
  • Five (5) rod holders (aft bridge)
  • Rupp outriggers (tuned and new halyards, 2021)
  • Safety hatch (to cockpit)
  • Forward, port, and starboard isinglass enclosure (stowed)


  • Varnished mahogany helm pod with tournament-style engine control levers
  • Full gauge readouts under steering wheel
  • Varnished mahogany trim
  • Ladder to bridge
  • Teak deck
  • Teak covering boards
  • Four (4) gunwhale-mounted rod holders
  • Rocket launcher with (4) rod holders, bait tray and drink holders
  • Sink with faucet and bait rigging station
  • Tackle center with storage and drawers
  • Fresh and raw water washdowns
  • Two (2) live well pumps (port and starboard)
  • Lazarette access
  • Rocket launcher cover (new 2018)
  • Cockpit helm pod cover (new 2018)
  • Transom cover
  • Full cockpit cover
  • Port and starboard isinglass wings

Deck and Hull

  • Mahogany transom (new 2017)
  • Exterior bridge-access steps (port & starboard)
  • Stainless steel hand rails (port & starboard)
  • Varnished mahogany toe rails (stripped and varnished 2021)
  • Three (3) bow chocks
  • Two (2) bow cleats
  • Fortress anchor/FX-37
  • Simpson Lawrence windlass with up and down foot controls
  • 6' of 5/16 chain and 300' of 5/8" nylon rode

Shore Power

  • One (1) 50 AMP shore power cord

Engine Room

  • Twin Cummins 6BTA 5.9 370 hp with approximately 1000 hours
  • Engines manufactured in 2001 and installed new in 2004
  • ZF HSW 800A 2.01:1 transmissions
  • Northern lights generator M753K, 8KW with approx. 935 hours
  • Rybovich controls and steering
  • Raritan hot water heater
  • Phase 3 battery charger
  • Port bank main battery (8-D AGM new February 2019 )
  • Starboard bank main battery (8-D new AGM February 2019)
  • Generator battery (Series 32 AGM new March 2020)
  • Oil change system
  • High water alarms
  • Water pumps
  • Refrigeration compressor unit
  • Marine Air reverse cycle AC
  • Fireboy fire system

Additional Upgrades

  • November 2017-Installed holding tank
  • November 2017-Installed new forward head
  • December 2017-Clean and test engine heat exchangers and coolers
  • December 2017-New exhaust risers
  • December 2017- New turbochargers
  • December 2017-New engine raw water pumps
  • December 2017-Service generator
  • May 2018-New ZF tournament-style engine control, push-pull cables, and micro commander controls
  • February 2019-New main batteries. -Installed Northstar 8D 1450 CCA AGMs-5-year life
  • October 2020-New galley refrigeration compressor
  • March 2020-New generator battery. Installed Northstar Elite series 32 925 CCA AGM
  • June 2020-Service engines/gen/oil/filters/fuel filters/impellers/replace gen raw water pump
  • January 2021-Fresh pain on bottom, prop speed on running gear
  • January 2021-Paint foredeck, deckhouse, and bridge exterior
  • January 2021-Strip and varnish toe rails and brow rail, paint hardtop half round
  • January 2021-Service outriggers-replace all halyards
  • January 2021-Recondition propellers
  • March 2021-New bridge helm steering pump

Mechanical Disclaimer

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.

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