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1989 Californian 48 Motor Yacht

Rogersville, Alabama



The Californian 48 Motor Yacht is well known for it's quality construction, well executed interiors and better than average finish featuring teak woodwork. The three stateroom, three head layout along with large aft deck (hard enclosed) and user friendly galley make this vessel a great live-aboard or cruising yacht. The owner believes the boat to have always been fresh water and kept in covered slips. The upgraded Detroit 6-71's provide economical cruising with plenty of power when needed.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $145,000
Tax Status: Not Applicable
Boat Name: Spin Doctor IV
Make: Californian
Model: 48 Motor Yacht
Year: 1989
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: CDRJA510E889
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 48 ft
Length Overall: 48'5 ft
Beam: 15'2 ft
Max Draft: 4'8 ft
Bridge Clearance: 17'3 ft
Dry Weight: 43,000 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit
  • Model: 6-71
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 485hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 2099
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit
  • Model: 6-71
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 485hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 2208
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 970hp
Cruising Speed: 18 kn
Maximum Speed: 20 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 560 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 210 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 165 gal


Heads Count: 3
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Motor Yachts


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Marquipt folding boarding stairs

1 1/4" Stainless steel rails


Stainless steel fender racks

Dock lines

(4) Folding deck chairs with canvas covers

Mesh windshield cover

Hailer speaker

Raymarine closed radar array 

Maxwell anchor windlass with foot and remote control

Plow type anchor with all chain

Magma gas grill rail mounted with cover

Dual trumpet horns

Swim platform with swim boarding ladder

Flag staff and holder

Chocks for dingy on hardtop

Satellite TV receiver dome

Nautical Structures davit

Port and starboard sail tracks for fender placement

(2) 6' VHF radio antennas

(10) Stainless steel cleats

Rayline searchlight remote controlled

Bow docking lights

Wash down on forward deck

Boat hook





Bimini top with isinglass enclosure with u-zips

(2) Sun pads

L-shaped seating with storage below

(2) Pompanette helm chairs with foot rest

Overhead lights on radar arch


Si-Tex fish-finder/depth gauge

Raymarine C80 radar/chartplotter

Ritchie compass

Garmin GPS Map 225

Compu-Course 220 autopilot

Uniden MC 790 Hailer

Uniden UM 380 VHF radio with remote speaker

AM/FM/Cassette radio with 2 speakers

Maxwell windlass remote control

Rayline searchlight remote control

Engine gauges and controls

Syncronizer switch

Lev-O-Gage level meter

FireBoy automatic fire extinguisher monitor

(4) Teak cup holders

Teak binoculars holder 

AC receptacles

DC receptacle

Storage port and starboard below helm




Aft Deck:

Hard enclosed (not isinglass) 

Metal and glass entry door to cabin

Port and starboard teak and glass wing doors

Aft teak and glass aft door to swim platform

Overhead lighting

Bound carpeting

Teak cabinet with stainless steel sink and storage 

Plastic laminate counter-top with wood edge

Under counter U-Line ref/freezer with ice maker

Haier 32" flat screen TV

Steps to flybridge

Access to cabin

(2) Wicker style 60" sofas with cushions

(2) Wicker style rocking arm chairs with cushions

(3) Wood end tables

Ottoman with storage below

Deck line holders port and starboard

Sliding windows with snap on screens



Teak woodwork throughout the boat

Wood trimmed wall mirror

(4) Table lamps

(2) Kenwood stereo speakers

SMX II digital heat/air controls

7' Vinyl sofa

Coffee table with storage below

18"x 18" Ottoman

Swivel arm chair

Area rug

Abundant storage

Plastic laminate counters with wood edge

Vizio 42" flat screen TV

1" Plastic mini blinds

Sliding windows with screens

Electrical panel

Track and rope lighting 

Galley and Dining:

Teak parquet flooring

U-shaped dinette booth with storage below and solid surface table

Port and starboard opening windows

Solid surface kitchen counters with 2 large round stainless steel sinks

Americana ref/freezer

Upper and lower storage

(6) Drawers

Access to engine room via fold-up stairs

Origo 4 burner solid surface cook-top

GE Spacemaker convection microwave and vent hood

Fresh water holding tank gauge

Nu-tone in-counter food processor

Forward VIP Stateroom:


Queen size V-Berth

Lined, pleated curtains

Port and starboard opening windows

Large wood trimmed wall mirror

Large cedar lined hanging locker

(5) Drawers

Mirrored door access to anchor locker

Teak privacy door

Overhead and Rope lighting

(2) Table lamps

(2) Stereo speakers

Marine Air Systems digital heat/air controls

Stateroom #3:


Sliding window with screen

36" Bed

Large wood trimmed wall mirror

Cedar lined closet

Overhead lighting

Orion 9" TV with VHS player

Teak privacy door

(4) Drawers

Frigidaire washer/dryer center in closet


(5) Stairs to aft staterooms

Access to bath #3

Access to staterooms #3 and master

Central vacuum system

Master Stateroom:


Queen size island bed

Port and starboard sliding windows with screens

(3) Closets

Wood trimmed full length wall mirror

Sony 20" TV

Plastic laminate counter-tops with wood edge port and starboard

Overhead and rope lighting

(11) Drawers

Lighted mirrored vanity dressing space with storage

Teak privacy doors

(2) Stereo speakers

Marine Air Systems digital heat/air controls

Master Bath:

Sliding window with screen

Vinyl flooring

Electric toilet

Solid surface counter-top with molded sink

Shower stall with glass door

Vent fan

Upper and lower storage

Teak privacy door

Bath # 3:

Sliding window with screen

Vinyl flooring

Electric toilet


Mirrored medicine cabinet

Solid surface counter-top with molded sink

Overhead lighting

Shower with seat and glass door

Sliding teak privacy door

Vent fan

Bath #2

Vinyl flooring

Sliding teak privacy door

Electric toilet

Upper and lower storage

Solid surface counter-top with molded sink

Corner shower with seat and glass door

Wall mirror

Vent fan















(2) Detroit Diesel 6-71 inline 485 HP (port 2099, starboard 2209 hrs)

Walker air-seps

Automatic oil changer

Large raw water strainers

(2) Engine room heaters

Exide 2000 watt inverter

Automatic battery charger

Racor fuel filters, mains and generator

FireBoy automatic fire extinguishing system 

(4) 8D Batteries

Onan 22 KW generator (3855 hrs)

(3) Reverse cycle heat/air conditioning units with digital controls

Pressurized fresh water system

Hot water heater

Shorepower connections port and starboard midships

50A/250V Shorepower cord


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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