Used Westport Research Vessel Other Boat For Sale 32 pictures

Crows Nest Yachts presents this Other 1980 Westport Research Vessel boat for sale.

  • This Westport Research Vessel offered at $295,000
  • Powered by twin Detroit 12V71 / 485 hp / 7000 hrs
  • The boat located in Anacortes, Washington (map below) and ready for viewing
  • The listing has been updated and on a market since Jul 1st 2021

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This was originally a Research vessel but it has been converted to a Recreational vessel.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
MV Dakota

LOA: 75 ft 0 in
Beam: 19 ft 8 in
Displacement: 85000 lbs

Total Power: 970 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Detroit
Engine Model: 12V71
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Power: 485 HP
Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Detroit
Engine Model: 12V71
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 7000
Engine Power: 485 HP

Fresh Water Tanks: 2 (350 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 4 (1600 Gallons)

Number of heads: 1

Electrical Systems

  – Starting batteries: 4-8D plus Parallel 24 volt
  – House batteries: 2-8D
  – Generator: North LTS 9 KW
  – Generator fuel: Diesel Voltage rating: 110 VAC
  – The batteries are charged from a pair of alternators mounted 1 on each engine as well as a guest AC powered charger while dockside.
  – The vessel is equipped with both AC and DC panels.

Dinghies & Tenders

  – Working Tender: 20 Aqua Sport
  – Manufacturer: Aqua Sport
  – Propulsion System: 200 HP Evinrude

Exterior Deck Eqt.

  – Antennas and Navigational Lights
  – Anchor Gear and Ground Tackle
  – Hull Attachments
  – Drains and Scuppers
  – Board
  – Boarding Ladder and Swim Platform
  – Davits


  – This vessel is well laid out for its intended use as a recreational vessel. The main salon/galley is centrally located with areas a galley to starboard behind the pilothouse with seating to port


  – The vessels galley is equipped with the following: Electric stove and refrigerator; Microwave and Hot/cold pressure water with sink.


  – The vessel is equipped with a single head located aft of the galley. The forward head has a shower with electric toilet. The head is electric and provides a sink with hot/cold water pressure.

Dewatering Systems

  – The vessel is equipped with three (6) bilge pumps with float switches located forward, midship and aft. Each is fitted with a float switch for automatic operation. The vessel has a high-water alarm in the engine room.

Vessel Systems - Propulsion Machinery

  – Transmissions: The engines drive a pair of Twin Disc MG514 reduction gear transmissions.
  – Ventilation: The vessel is equipped with powered and natural ventilation.
  – Cooling Systems: The vessel is equipped with a freshwater cooling system. The heat transfer is achieved through keel coolers.
  – Engine Exhaust: The vessel is equipped with a wet type of exhaust system.
  – Engine controls: The vessel is equipped with a pair of hydraulic controls at both stations.

Steering System

  – The steering of the vessel is achieved through a Wagoner hydraulic ram located aft at the tiller arms.
  – There is a hydraulic bow thruster installed.

Navigation Eqt.

  – Raytheon Chart Plotter/Furuno Radar
  – Icom VHF both stations
  – Depth sounder both stations
  – Autopilot
  – Garmin GPS Map

Additional Safety Eqt.

  – First Aid Kit
  – Escape Hatches
  – High Bilge Water Alarm


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 – Anacortes, Washington

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Crows Nest Yachts

(206) 278-3778
/ Seattle, WA

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