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1970 Hatteras Sportfish

Saint Petersburg, Florida


1970 Hatteras this much sought after 45ft Hatteras Sport Fish is a great layout! Owner started however, PROJECTS STILL NEED TO BE COMPLETED on this vessel!  She includes a large salon, cockpit area and plenty of closet space.  Come check this boat out, see if you can make this boat your dream come true, finish this project! 

Engines are 2002 Detroit 6V92 550hp 2 stroke turbos.

Genset is a Mastec of approximately the same year. Fires up

Transducer Upgrade to the hull:

Shane marine Air.. vents, exhaust moved from transom to corners. 

Needs cosmetic and minor electrical repairs...Furuno screens fits into the electronics box for the helm, needs new cables

Bottom is in need of paint.

AC & DC power banks successfully run off of generator. All the appliances successfully run off generator as well.


**Restore a Maritime Classic: 1970 Hatteras 45 Convertible - Detroit 6V92 - TLC Project**

Embark on a journey of restoration with the 1970 Hatteras 45 Convertible, a classic yacht that carries the legacy of Hatteras craftsmanship. Powered by Detroit 6V92 engines, this vessel presents a unique opportunity for maritime enthusiasts to breathe new life into a timeless icon.


**Key Features:**


1. **Detroit 6V92 Engines:** The heart of this Hatteras Convertible beats with the reliability of Detroit 6V92 engines. While the vessel requires some tender loving care (TLC), the potential for restoration opens doors to a renewed high-performance yachting experience.


2. **Convertible Design:** Hatteras is synonymous with quality, and the 45 Convertible showcases the brand's commitment to excellence. The convertible design allows for versatile cruising, whether you're seeking offshore adventures or comfortable coastal exploration.


3. **Spacious Deck Areas:** Despite the TLC needed, the Hatteras 45 Convertible boasts generous deck spaces. Customize the layout to your liking, whether for relaxing in the sun, alfresco dining, or casting a line for your next big catch.


4. **Classic Hatteras Craftsmanship:** Hatteras yachts are known for their robust construction and attention to detail. The 45 Convertible embodies the classic Hatteras craftsmanship that has stood the test of time, providing a solid foundation for restoration.


**Additional Information:**


- **Year:** 1970
- **Make:** Hatteras
- **Model:** 45 Convertible
- **Engines:** Detroit 6V92
- **Length:** 45 feet
- **Condition:** TLC Project


For those with a passion for restoration and a love for maritime history, the 1970 Hatteras 45 Convertible with Detroit 6V92 engines presents an exciting opportunity. Contact us today to discuss this project, unveil the potential within, and set sail on a journey of restoration and rejuvenation. Revitalize a classic Hatteras and relish the rewards of restoring a piece of yachting history.


Basic Boat Info

Make: Hatteras
Model: Sportfish
Year: 1970
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Builder: Hatteras
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: HAT45C396000
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 45 ft
Length Overall: 46'5 ft
Beam: 14'7 ft
Min Draft: 4 ft
Single Berths: 2
Double Berths: 1

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit
  • Model: 6V92 2 stroke turbo
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 550hp
  • Engine Location: Port
  • Year: 2002
  • Engine Hours: 800
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit
  • Model: 6V92 2 stroke turbo
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 550hp
  • Engine Location: Starboard
  • Year: 2002
  • Engine Hours: 800
Total Engine Power: 1,100hp
Cruising Speed: 16 kn
Maximum Speed: 20 kn


Fuel Tank Capacity: 600 gal
Water Tank Capacity: 180 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1


Heads Count: 1
Boat Class: Sports Fishing Boats


Shirley Nelle
Call or text the listing broker Shirley Nelle directly at (727) 639-2862


The Worldwide Yachting Centre
Treasure Island, FL, US, 33706


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. Hours on motors and generators cannot be guaranteed and what is listed may change.

A minimum of $495.00 closing fee will be added to the final total price of the vessel. Please ask your selling agent for a complete closing statement as they can change with every sale. Coast Guard Documentation, State Registration, and other fees are not included in the price of the vessel.  

Additional Contact Information
Contact Shirley Nelle's  cell phone at 727-639-2862