2002 Cabo 31 Express Description

The 2002 31 Cabo Express “Local Buoy” could possibly be the finest example of a refit 31 Cabo anywhere in the world.  No expense was spared in this refit process.  She was repowered with brand new QSB 425 hp Cummins engines. (approx. 200 hrs with extended warranties until May 2028) Countless ship systems were re-rigged or upgraded.  She has a full custom paint job, upgraded electronics, the list goes on and on.  The 2002/2021 31 Cabo Express “Local Buoy” offers climate control, weather protection, a proper sleeping berth, convertible sofa to bunks, full head, galley and storage.  These are amenities you cannot get on a center console.  If you are in the market for a family fish/dive/cruise diesel powered express boat, look no further! “Local Buoy” is one of a kind. Below please find a summary of her highlights, upgrades and customizations.

2002 Cabo 31 Express Disclaimer

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

Local Buoy Specifications

Name: Local Buoy
Current Price: $399,000
Year: 2002
Engine Model: QSB 6.7
Length: 31 ft
Gross Weight: --
Hull Material: Fiberglass
State: MA
Draft: 3.17 ft
Fuel Capacity: 350 Gallons
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Manufacturer: Cummins
Beam: 12.42 ft
Max Speed: --
City: Nantucket
Country: US

2002 Cabo 31 Express Vessel Overview

Vessel Highlights
  • CABO pedigree quality
  • Custom Paint Job with Awlcraft 2000 Haze Grey (Hull); Awlcraft 2000 Off White (top side)
  • 2021 Repower with New QSB 6.7 L 425 hp Cummins engines (approx. 200hrs with extended factory warranty until May 2028)
  • New custom exhaust (2021)
  • Transmissions and Gears rebuilt and painted (2021)
  • Cutlass bearings (04/21)
  • New Glendinning EEC4 electronic engine controls (2021)
  • Genset revamp (07/21), new exhaust manifold and harnesses, starter etc.
  • Sea Gauge fuel flow monitor
  • Cockpit Rocket Launcher
2021 Electronics and lighting upgrades
  • (2) Garmin 8612’s at helm with two Garmin 7” as well as bow thruster and auto pilot, VHF radio and all engine switches all integrated into re glassed custom helm station
  • Tower has an upgraded VHF radio and an upgraded bus bar as well as a 12” 7612 Garmin
  • Fusion radio with sat radio. Two Amps, Kicker speakers in cabin, two JL audio 8’ in helm and two 10” Subs in helm the helm speakers are all RGB with a remote app on phone for color. Two Kicker speakers under gunwale.
  • FLIR M332 stabilized camera
  • B175H and B175L transducers with GSD 25 sonar module
  • Starlink Maritime
  • Lumishore SMX93 RGB U/W lights
  • Lumitec Max Flood Lights
  • Rigid E series 30” spot/flood
  • Lumitech shadow RGBW light
Miscellaneous 2021 Upgrades
  • Vetus 75 bow thruster producing 180lbs of thrust with dedicated charger and battery
  • Jabsco electric FW head
  • Dometic heat and AC replaced with new thermostat as well. 
  • All custom cushions and fabrics; Interior Sunbrella Dimension layer smoke
  • Exterior white with grey piping
  • Gemlux outrigger rigging
  • Garmin GHP smart pump V2
  • New Window vent actuator
  • All hoses replaced on sea cocks and fuel lines done when the motors were replaced
  • Life raft serviced
  • New Faucets replaced in head and galley
  • Two Helm hatches and bow hatch replaced and rebedded
  • Custom SeaDek flooring 7/8” in helm and 3/8” in deck
  • Salt water washdown hose bib replaced
  • New switches under gunwale on starboard side for deck lights, under water lights and livewell
  • New Isinglass and interior privacy shades
  • New port and starboard windows in frost white
  • New pumps for washdown, freshwater, raw water etc
  • Dubro fishing racks in helm can customize to any size reel

Local Buoy Youtube Video

Cabo Yachts

Cabo Yachts has been building their extremely popular sport fishing yachts since the early 1990’s. Truly an iconic American brand, Cabo Yachts has an exciting past and rich history. The Cabo Yachts brand is known and loved worldwide and has grown to represent the very best in the segments in which it competes. As the boating industry grows and changes Cabo Yachts is constantly looking for ways to improve their products and incorporate innovative design without jeopardizing the fundamentals of the Cabo Yachts heritage of being a high quality, “purpose built” sport fishing platform.

HMY Yacht Sales

Since 1979, HMY Yacht Sales has been among the most trusted brokerage firms in the industry. For decades we have continued to instill confidence in our clients who choose to buy and sell yachts with us. Our goal is to provide you with the highest level of customer satisfaction combined with HMY’s renowned yachting expertise. When you choose your next brokerage firm, make sure to select the one that is the most experienced and knowledgeable in yacht sales. HMY’s expansive network of yacht sales professionals, support teams, yachting industry experts, and customers have been our recipe for success; and we’ve earned the trust of our clients from around the world. In 2022, HMY Yachts was recognized as the #1 North American Princess Yachts Dealer.

HMY Sales and Marketing Network

HMY Yachts is known for delivering sales results. We sell a pre-owned yacht on average every 12 hours. With accelerated sales results like this – there’s no better firm you can trust to sell your yacht. We invest heavily in online marketing and exposing your yacht to the right target buyer is one of HMY’s strengths. Plus, we activate and engage a high-performance network of brokers and buyers with walkthrough videos, virtual tours, MLS, email, magazines, social media, and digital campaigns. HMY’s accelerated yacht sales approach generates leads and sales at record levels. We connect buyers with our brokers quickly – to get your yacht sold. Call HMY today. We’ll put a world-class sales and marketing strategy together to sell your yacht so you can have peace of mind.


  • Established in 1979 and family-owned by Steve Moynihan
  • Recognized as one of the largest new and pre-owned yacht dealerships in the USA
  • HMY is on pace to sell over 500 pre-owned yachts, and over 150 outboard boats this year
  • HMY averages a yacht sale every 12 hours
  • 50+ yacht sales professionals at 13 sales locations from Ocean Reef, Florida to Newport, Rhode Island
  • New yachts for sale: Viking, Valhalla Boatworks, Princess, OKEAN, Two Oceans Power Catamarans,  and the all-new ECLIPSE model line
  • HMY was recently recognized as the #1 North American Princess Yachts Dealer in 2022
  • Dedicated Outboard Boating Center featuring premium fishing and cruising outboard boats
  • HMY has a dominant presence with sales offices located in high-profile marina locations
  • Premiere exhibitor at the largest boat shows in America
  • A global network of sportfish, motor yacht, superyacht, and charter customers
  • Sponsors of yachting, fishing, and showcase events throughout the year
  • HMY has an in-house Luxury Charter Vacations division serving global customers
  • HMY is well known for its industry-leading investment in marketing, advertising, and digital
  • HMY’s proven sales success has elevated HMY.com to be an elite yacht industry search engine

Return to Yachts for Sale Get more information

Get Info

Watch Price

Two Oceans E-Newsletter Sign-Up