Everett Yachts
1728 West Marine View Drive
Everett, WA, US, 98201
Tel:(425) 259-5432
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1978 Egg Harbor Golden Egg Sport Fisher

location icon Everett, Washington
Year 1978
Length 48 ft

1978 Egg Harbor "Golden Egg" 48 Sport Fish (Convertible)
Unleash Your Adventure with the Legendary Egg Harbor 48 Golden Egg Sport Fisherman!

Get ready to experience the excitement of the NW Cruising with the renowned Egg Harbor 48 Golden Egg Sport Fisherman! With its sleek, muscular profile slicing through the waves, this vessel epitomizes the perfect blend of classic design and modern luxury. Dominate all the NW has to offer with its low-deadrise modified-V hull, providing unparalleled stability and performance.

Discover Luxury Redefined!

Step inside to experience classic luxury like never before! The Egg Harbor 48 features a two-stateroom layout, each offering lavish comfort and style. The galley seamlessly integrates with the salon, featuring a stunning teak interior that exudes sophistication.

Pioneer of Power and Performance

Since 1978, the Egg Harbor 48 has been a trailblazer, harnessing the power of early 550hp 8V92 diesels that have been upgraded to 600hp each, propelling you to an exhilarating 25+ knots cruising speed. Unleash the full potential with features like the expansive engine room, teak cockpit sole, and large wraparound cabin windows, offering panoramic views of your aquatic playground.

Command the Waters

Don't just navigate the waters, command them with the Egg Harbor 48 Sport Fisherman - where tradition meets innovation for the ultimate adventure!

Exceptional Care and Updates

Triton is an exceptionally well-cared-for vessel with many improvements and updates. For an exclusive showing, call Everett Yachts at 425-259-5432.

Everett Yachts - Your Gateway to the Ultimate Boating Experience!


Year Built 1978
Category Power
Length Overall 52 ft
Beam 16 ft
Max Draft 4'5 ft
Cabins 2
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID EGG48111M78L
Keel Other Keel
Deadrise Angle 2 deg
Drive Type Direct
Engines 2
Total Engine Power 1,200 hp
Cruising Speed 13 kn
Maximum Speed 25 kn
Fuel Tanks 2
Fuel Tank Cap. 394 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 134 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 35 gal
Dry Weight 44000 lb
Bridge Clearance 13'1 ft

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Detroit Diesel
Model: 8V92
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 600hp
Type: Inboard
Drive Type: Direct
Year: 1978
Engine Hours: 600

Engine 2 Specifications

Make: Detroit Diesel
Model: 8V92
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 600hp
Type: Inboard
Year: 1978
Engine Hours: 600
Triton Highlights

Recent Upgrades and Maintenance:
  • New impellers mains/gen set (2024)
  • New props (2023)
  • Shafts aligned (2023)
  • Hot Water Tank (2023)
  • New cockpit eyebrow canvas (2023)
  • New camper slant back canvas cover (2023)
  • New window & engine vent covers (2023)
  • New Mattresses: New queen master bedroom mattress and V-Berth mattress (2022)
  • Hull Liner: V-Berth & Master (new in 2022)
  • Wallpaper: In heads (2022)
  • New Salon Windows (2024)
  • Teak Swim Step (2024)
Navigation and Electronics:
  • Garmin 5215's: Upper and lower helm
  • Garmin GHS 10 VHF: Upper and lower helm
  • Garmin GHC 10 Auto Pilots: Upper and lower helm
  • Garmin GHC Auto Pilot Remote Control
  • Garmin Radar Unit: 50-mile unit with weather/overlap/AIS receive
Steering and Thrusters:
  • Steering: Hynautic Hydraulic steering at each station
  • Trim Tabs: Bennet 12vDC Electric/Hydraulic (currently not working)
  • Bow Thruster: Lewmar, controllers at each station, 185TT 24V (2016)
  • Range: Force 10- 3 burner with oven (one burner not working, 2016)
  • Appliances: Microwave & toaster
  • Refrigerator: Kenmore 20vAC double door w/freezer
  • Ice Maker: Uline (2023)
Additional Features:
  • Heaters: Webasto Model #HL90 oil-fired (port side), 110V electric heater in salon, 110V electric heater in master
  • Fishing Station: Rear station with freezer/sink/storage for tackle (2016)
  • Life Boat: Viking emergency life boat (6-person, needs current inspection)
  • Live Bait-well: 60 gallons with circulation pump (2016)
  • FlowScan Fuel Monitors: Paired with Garmin (2016)
Batteries and Electrical:
  • Main Engine Starting: (4) 8D (2020)
  • Bow Thruster/Windlass: (2) Group 31 12V in parallel for 24V
  • Gen Set: (1) Group 24 12V
  • House: (10) 6V DC (2021)
  • Charger: Magnum MS2812 Inverter/Charger with remote panel (2016)
Windlass and Anchoring:
  • Windlass: Loffans Tigres 24V (2016)
  • 55 lb Plow anchor (2021)
  • 300' of 3/8 Galvanized chain (2021)
Hull and Propulsion:
  • Hull Coating: 3 coats of barrier paint and 4 coats of Micon-66 bottom paint (2020 & 2023)
  • New props (2023) 
  • Shafts aligned (2023)
  • Rudders rebuilt with new packing and anodes (2023)
  • Spare Props: Set of new props (28x32) included
Main Engines:
  • Type: (2) Detroit Diesel 8V-92TA
  • Horsepower: 600 each
  • Cooling: Fresh Water with Heat Exchangers
  • Injectors upgraded from 550hp to 600hp (2016)
  • Engine Hours: Approximately 600+
  • Fuel Efficiency: At 15 knots, 23.0 gallons/hour (0.7 NM/Gallon); At 12 knots, 10.5 gallons/hour (1.2 NM/Gallon)
  • Cruising Speed: 13 knots
  • Top Speed: 25 knots
  • Model: Kohler 15 kw (2016)
  • Hours: Approximately 35
  • Fuel Source: Main fuel tanks
Fuel Tanks:
  • Type: Aluminum
  • Capacity: 394 gallons x 2 (total 788 gallons)
Water Tanks:
  • Potable Water: 134 gallons (new in 2016)
  • Black Water: 35 gallons with macerator & pump out + deck pump out
  • Hot Water: 20 gallons 110V (2023)
  • Total Water Capacity: 154 gallons (including hot water)
Slip Information:
  • The covered slip is available with the boat.
  • The current wait time for a 50? covered slip is over 3 years. 
  • Live aboard applications are currently accepted by the port.

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.