United Yacht Sales presents this Sports Fishing Boats 1988 Hatteras Sportfish Convertible boat for sale.

  • This Hatteras Sportfish Convertible offered at $98,900
  • Powered by twin Detroit Diesel 671Ti
  • The boat located in Orange Beach, Alabama (map below) and ready for viewing
  • The listing has been updated and on a market since Oct 6th 2021

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This 1988 Hatteras Convertible shows very well for its age and would give any owner the versatility wanted when on the water. "HATTER AT HELLO" has been well maintained for any boat you will find at a mere 33 years old. As with many older Hatteras, this boat is powered by Twin Detroit Diesel 671Ti engines and a 10KW Kohler Generator to keep this vessel powered when out of reach of shore power. This boat features a two stateroom and one head layout that makes it comfortable for sleeping up to four people. The vessel possess many uses including day cruising, extended travels, and could be the epicenter of your next offshore fishing experience! The Detroit engines are well known to "call up" the pelagic fish species due to their amazing harmonics that penetrate the water.

All in all, "HATTER AT HELLO" will be a good platform for its next owner and is priced in the right margin with other vessels of its type. Whether you plan to spend the day at an island or fish for species of your choosing this is a great all around boat.

Vessel Walkthrough

Salon with Attached Galley:

  – L-Shaped couch to starboard with storage underneath
  – Varnished high gloss table centered to seating area (removable)
  – Attached wet bar space to starboard
  – Flat screen television with stereo
  – 16,000 BTU CruisAir A/C unit with separate control
  – Upgraded solid flooring

Galley in Shared Salon Space:

  – Granite Countertops
  – U-Line AC/DC built-in refrigerator/freezer
  – Ceramic two-burner electric range
  – Sink with swiveling faucet
  – Hot and cold fresh water

Master Stateroom:

  – Private entrance to head
  – Storage to port and starboard
  – Storage under bed
  – Tapered queen bed with fitted linens
  – Large deck hatch overhead
  – 10,000 BTU CruisAir A/C with separate control

Guest Stateroom:

  – Stateroom sits to starboard side of vessel
  – Access to head directly across companionway
  – Twin bunks with fitted linens
  – A/C Ventilation with fan control
  – Storage closet

Shared Head:

  – Private access from master stateroom
  – Access from companionway
  – Shower stall with plenty of room separate from head
  – A/C outlets
  – Shower sump system
  – Ventilation fan
  – Electric head EPA approved to pump overboard requiring no visits to pump out station (Electro Scan) installed 2020


  – Teak ladder-back helm chairs
  – Forward bench seating with cushions
  – Canvas coverings for helm, helm chairs, and forward seating area
  – Welded aluminum half tower with laced canvas (canvas replaced 2021)
  – Powder coated rocket launchers
  – Engine gauges and controls
  – Overhead electronics box

Electronics and Helm:

  – Garmin 5212 GPS Map multi display with Radar
  – Garmin 840 SX GPS Map multi display chart plotter with sounder
  – Garmin Autopilot (inoperable)
  – I-Com VHF IC-M504
  – I-Com VHF IC-M506
  – Dual antennas

Cockpit with Bait Station:

  – Spacious cockpit features in-deck fish box
  – Bait rigging station to starboard front corner with sink
  – Freezer to Port
  – Entrance door to salon
  – Accessibility to lazarette under fish box
  – Welded stainless ladder up to flybridge
  – Mounting plate for fighting chair
  – 50AMP Shore power plug ins with fuses
  – Opening swim door on transom
  – Freshwater and Cable TV inlets
  – Many rod holders on gunnel
  – Coaming cushions attached to gunnels

Access to Engine Room from Salon:

  – Twin Detroit Diesel 671Ti engines with direct drives
  – 4-Blade propellers
  – Kohler 10KW Generator (not currently operating)
  – Hydraulic steering (needs repair) (leaking ram in lazarette)
  – Bilge pumps with automatic float switches

Generator and Other:

  – Kohler 10KW Generator (not currently working)
  – (2) CruisAir A/C units 16,000 BTU and 10,000 BTU
  – 50AMP Shore power 120V/220V
  – Bennett trim tabs (hydraulic)

Aft to Bow:

  – Double spreader Rupp outriggers fully operational (black)
  – Lewmar Electric windlass
  – Full stainless welded bow rail
  – Stainless fender holders


Spare 24" x 26" Four blade propellers (2)

Broker's Comments

Owner is aware of items that are not operational and is working to get items listed above in working order. Thank you for taking the time to look at this listing, and if you should have any further questions please contact me at my email or by phone.

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.


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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Approximate boat location – Orange Beach, Alabama
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United Yacht Sales

(772) 272-1792
/ Stuart, FL

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