Yacht: Absentee Father

Trevor's Capture


Model400 Express
Length40 feet
Beam13.5 feet
Displacement21,000 lbs
Diesel Engines2x Volvo IPS D-6
Top Speed29.55 knots
Cruising Speed26 knots
Fuel Capacity 300 gal
Water Capacity80 gal
Holding Capacity50 gal

(where photos and printed layout differ; printed layout wins)

Salon L-shaped settee with Ultraleather sofa (6) vertical hull ports Entertainment center with Plasma TV with home theater and 5-disc CD/DVD Dolby Digital Theatre Sound System Carpet Hi/lo dinette Beverage cabinet Cherry entry treads Overhead lighting Carpet AM/FM stereo Central vacuum system (2) Counter height stools


Tundra refrigerator/freezer w/icemaker Stainless steel double sink Teak and Holly sole Microwave/convection oven 2-burner electric stove Coffee maker Undercounter cabinets Over counter storage

Master Stateroom

Queen-size island bed with therapeutic mattress Skylight (2) Cedar-lined hanging lockers Private access to head 13" LCD TV DVD player Cherry wood cabinetry


Separate shower Storage Tecma head with holding tank Sink Mirror

Electronics and Navigational Equipment

VHF radio Raymarine E120 Chartplotter Raystar 125 GPS Raymarine DMS300 digital sounder


Wet bar and grill Carpet Front and rear seats with table and sunlounge Refrigerator w/icemaker 110 volt outlet Stereo with single CD player and helm remote Subwoofer with amp and cockpit speakers Cockpit cover Bottle storage

Deck Equipment

Foredeck sun lounge cushions with Sunbrella cover (new in 2009) Windlass, remote w/foredeck foot switch, anchor and line Telephone wiring, jack and dockside receptacle Extended swim platform Transom trunk Engine hatch opens electrically Hardtop with front, side and aft curtains Radar arch Trim tabs Spotlight Transom shower Shore power locker Walk through windhshield

Mechanical Equipment

23,000 BTU Cruisair reverse cycle air conditioning Heat Automatic fire extinguishing system Onan 9.0 kW generatorw/sound shield Battery charging system 10.5 gal. hot water system Hydraulic steering and tilt wheel Fuel cross over system Macerator pump out for holding tank
CaptainMary SakasaiPlain but friendly Asian American woman of indeterminate age.
Chief/1st MateDirk “Chief” UlrichTrim, 50-something, suntanned, retired Marine
Able SeamanMateo “Chav” ChavezTatted up, 20 something, ex-Marine.

Yacht: Absentee Father

Dec 21, 2012 big_g