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1994 Hatteras 65 Convertible

Aransas Pass, Texas


MAJOR PRICE REDUCTION !! If you are looking for a big, tough sportfishing boat, "Tico Time" can get you to the fishing grounds in comfort and style. Not only is she plenty fast, but her fishability is excellent - a Hatteras trait that many big boats lack. Engines overhauled in 2016. New Transmissions installation 2017. She's loaded with equipment and electronics that have been continually upgraded. From her large flying bridge and roomy salon to her stand-up engine room, you will be impressed by the amount of space available to you and your guests. "Tico Time" is ready to fish and her tough, seaworthy design also makes her a great boat for traveling to international fishing destinations.

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2/18 UPDATE - Fresh out of boatyard!


                        - NEW GARMIN GPS MAPXSV

                        - NEW ICOM M605

                        - UPGRADED GEN 5 HDTV DOME

                        - NEW PHASOR 21.5 KW GENERATOR

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Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: TICO TIME
Make: Hatteras
Model: 65 Convertible
Year: 1994
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Builder: Hatteras
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: HATDA382F494
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 65 ft
Length Overall: 65 ft
Beam: 18 ft
Max Draft: 5'4 ft
Displacement: 103,000 lb
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit Diesel
  • Model: 16V92
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 1,450hp
  • Type: Inboard
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Detroit Diesel
  • Model: 16V92
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 1,450hp
  • Type: Inboard
Total Engine Power: 2,900hp
Cruising Speed: 25 kn
Propeller RPM: 1800
Maximum Speed: 29 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 1,800 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 445 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 90 gal


Heads Count: 3
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Convertible Boats, Saltwater Fishing, Sports Fishing Boats


John Cochrane
Capt. John Cochrane

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John has been a professional captain for over 25 years and is very experienced in the operation and maintenance of these vessels and their equipment. Specializing in Sportfishing and Motor Yachts of all sizes, John has a particular interest in custom sportfishing boats. His international experience includes sales to Mexico, Central America, Australia and the Caribbean.

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Fox Yacht Sales-Four Gulf Coast Locations
203 West Cotter
Port Aransas, Texas, US, 78373
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.

Fuel: 1850
Fresh Water: 460
Holding: 60

Accomodations include three ataterooms with three full bathrooms. Her master stateroom is forward and has an island queen bed and upgraded interior with TV and stereo. The bathroom is aft to starboard and has a jacuzzi tub. Just aft of the master stateroom on the port side is a guest stateroom with twin beds that can be converted into one large bed if needed. The full head is forward with access to the companionway. The starboard guest stateroom has upper and lower berths, an in-suite head with shower and TV/stereo system. There is a door aft that leads to the pump room which contains the washer/dryer, full size freezer and many ships systems. The salon is very large with L-shaped leather setee to port and two chairs to port. Foward to port is the galley with a wrap-around counter. On the starboard side is a u-shaped, booth style dinette that is very comfortable and practical. Lots of storage throughout vessel.

  • Three Staterooms w/ full baths
  • Upgraded Interior
  • SMX controls on A/C units
  • Sharp 27" Flat Screen TV in Salon
  • Scotsman Icemaker in Salon
  • Sharp VHS/DVD player
  • Sony CD Player/Receiver
  • VEI Computer w/ bluetooth - uses TV as monitor w/ Nobletech Chart System
  • VEI can be viewed on flybridge
  • Storage under setee in salon
  • Recessed Lighting
  • Window Blinds
  • Surround Sound
  • Carpet Upgrade 2006
  • Overhead lighting
  • Galley Maid Heads
  • Cedar hanging lockers
  • New Stereo on bridge
  • Oak Interior
  • Chest with storage in lieu of coffee table
The large wrap-around galley is located on the port side of the salon, forward of the L-shaped setee. It has a very open, relaxed style that adds to the overall salon appearance. The u-chaped dinette, located to starboard, is a booth style and very comfortable. The countertops are fitted with Corian. There is a full size refrigerator freezer and stove with oven.
  • Corian Counter tops
  • GE Refrigerator/Freezer
  • KitchenAid Stovetop and Thermal Convection oven
  • Sharp Microwave/Convection Oven
  • Whirlpool Trash Compactor
  • U-Shaped dinette/booth
  • Vinyl Flooring
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee Maker
  • Icemaker
Electronics and Navigation

Major electronics upgrade in 2007. Electronics package features dual radar units, mutliple navigation systems, new auto pilot with wireless remote and new premium sound system on bridge and in cockpit. The owner has spared no expense outfitting this boat with an extensive package of high end electronics.

  • NavNet VX2 Radar(72 mi)/Plotter/Sounder
  • 15" Furuno Flat Screen Display
  • Northstar 6100 GPS/Plotter
  • Furuno 1100 Black Box Sounder
  • 28/200 KHZ Transducer
  • Back-up Furuno Radar 36 mi.
  • Furuno Sounder FCV-1200L
  • Richie Compass
  • Polyplaner Stereo/CD on bridge
  • Fusion Stereo speakers on bridge
  • Major Electronics Upgrade Oct. 2007
  • Furuno Loudhailer
  • Simrad AP-26 Autopilot w/ WR-20 wireless remote
  • Icom IC-M422
  • SEA 156 VHF Radio
  • SEA 322 SSB Radio
  • Furuno RD-30 Temp/Depth/Speed
  • Clarion Stereo w/ disc changer for cockpit
  • 4000 watt amp
  • JL Audio Speakers in cockpit
  • VEI computer w/Nobletech chart system 24 VDC
  • Search light
  • EPIRB Satfind 406
Electrical System
"Tico Time" has a dedicated pump room that is accessed through the starboard state room. It contains many of the ships systems and can be used for storage. The washer/dryer is located here as well as a full size freezer. Ships Systems are 24 VDC/120 VAC/240VAC. Shorepower connection uses two 250VAC/50 Amp shore cords - 100 amp total service on cablemaster system.
  • Westinghouse Freezer
  • Two (2) 20 KW Onan Generators w/soundshields approx. 5000 hrs each
  • Whirlpool Washer/Dryer
  • Freshwater Pump
  • Saltwater Washdown Pump
  • 50 Gallon Hot Water Heater
  • Wireless Internet Antenna
  • Cablemaster shore cord system
  • Battery Chargers
  • High Water Alarm
  • Trim Tabs w/Inverters
  • New Batteries in 2007
Large open flybridge with double helm chairs, forward-facing bench seat to port, L-shaped bench to starboard and aft-facing bench to starboard. Very nice fiberglass hardtop. Secondary helm is located aft on the port side of the flybridge for full visibility of the cockpit while fishing. Secondary helm has engine controls, steering, DDEC readouts and remote VHF microphone. Rod Storage is recessed on the port side of the flybrige and a chillbox is located aft.
  • Two Helm Chairs on Flybridge
  • Bench Seating
  • Secondary Helm on aft bridge
  • Chill box on Flybridge
  • Bow pulpit
  • 65 lb. Danforth Anchor
  • Galley Maid anchor windlass
  • Gaggenau Grill in cockpit
  • Crew Saver 8-man liferaft
  • Three (3) Winshield Wipers w/ Washers
  • Freshwater washdown on front deck
Engine and Mechanical Equipment

Not only is "Tico Time" big and comfortable, she is plenty fast. With a solid 24 kt. cruise, she will get you to the fish and her staying power allows her to fish when other boats are headed to the house. Her stand-up engine room and ample space makes maintenance and service work much easier. August 2008 Haulout included new cutlass bearings, checked shafts and reconditioned props.

  • Detroit Diesel 16V92 main engines.
  • DDEC Control System
  • Oil change system
  • Engine Room Blowers (4)
  • Seven (7) Rule 3500 GPH Bilge Pumps
  • Fixed Fire Extinguisher System
  • Low Idle/Troll Control
  • Engine Room Access from Cockpit
  • Holding Tank w/ Overboard discharge
  • Engine Synchonizer
  • Hynautic Steering System
  • Air Compressor
  • Spare Props
  • New injection pumps on generators - 2007
Fishing Equipment
This vessel is tournament rigged and equipped to catch the largest of big game fish. She is a proven tournament winner and her size and speed make her a formidable competitor. The large cockpit and top of the line fishing gear allows her owner to enjoy big game fishing at it's finest level.
  • Full Tuna Tower with controls
  • Fiberglass Hardtop
  • Rupp Triple Spreader Outriggers
  • Center Rigger
  • Large Murray Brothers Fighting Chair w/ offset pedestal
  • Rocket Launcher on back of chair
  • Teaser Reels
  • Combination Baitwell/Chill box (either/or)
  • Four (4) Underwater Lights
  • Double Bait Freezer in Cockpit
  • Tackle Center
  • Sink/Bait Station
  • Eskimo Ice Maker
  • Fish Boxes
  • Six (6) Bridge Railing Rod Holders
  • Gunwale Rod Holders
  • Tuna Tower bench seat with backrest
NOT AVAILABLE TO U.S. RESIDENTS WHILE IN U.S. WATERS. Marshall Islands Registry. Trasnsfer or change of registry easily available. Call for more details.
Additional Remarks

Call for an appointment to come see this remarkable Hatteras big game fishing machine. Experience the comfort and fishability this big sportfisherman has to offer. MAKE YOUR OFFER TODAY!!

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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