2000 Jarrett Bay 54 Convertible

Pirates Cove, NC


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Vessel Name: Fish Repellent
Manufacture: Jarrett Bay
Country: US
Category: Sportfish
Model: 54 Convertible
Year: 2000


Length: 54 ft



Number of engines: 2
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine Hours: 4435

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“Fish Repellent” is hull #37 from the legendary builder Jarrett Bay Boatworks. Repowered in 2014 with CAT C12’s she is the perfect combination of agility and seakeeping with the reliability and economy to match. “Fish Repellent” is being sold as a complete turnkey package with awesome up to date electronics, full gear, rigging and tackle. She could leave tomorrow, provision with bait and fish any tournament. The owner has all the gear you need from sailfish to giant bluefin and the boat has raised fish wherever she has traveled.

Features include:

  • Complete Simrad and Garmin Electronics Package including 5 touchscreen multifunction displays (3 on bridge and 2 in cockpit), Simrad Autopilot, Simrad Open Array Radar, Simrad Sounder, AIS, etc.
  • Large CAT CMD 8 Multifunction Color Engine Display
  • Icom VHFs
  • Sirius InfoLink Receiver
  • Electric Actuated Electronics Console at Helm
  • Fusion Stereo
  • Cockpit Station with Electric Controls and Full Electronics
  • Release Battle Saddle
  • Rupp Triple Spreader Outriggers
  • Hamaguchi Green Stick
  • Miya Epoch Electric Teaser Reels (2019)
  • New Teak Covering Boards (2022)
  • Transom Kill Box
  • Transom Door
  • All Windows Removed, Rebuilt and Reinstalled (2022)
  • Cockpit Repainted (2022)
  • Hull Painted in 2013
  • LED Underwater Lights
  • LED Hardtop Lightbar
  • LED Spreader Lights
  • New Helm Chairs in 2017
  • New Helm Enclosure in 2019
  • Flexi Teak Installed on Bridge in 2020
  • New Interior Synthetic Wood Flooring
  • New Northern Lights Generator in Sound Shield

Don’t miss out on the rare chance to own a battlewagon this well equipped, this mission focused, and with this kind of pedigree. Showings by appointment as her enthusiastic owner is still actively fishing her!

*Total Package Opportunity: This Jarrett Bay has a sister boat in a 1998 42 Post, also named “Fish Repellent” that has been repowered with 450 Cummins and is equally as loaded in electronics, gear and tackle. This would be a complete turn-key charter setup for someone and owner will be aggressive in selling the complete package of boats and gear! Both boats currently listed with Bluewater. *


Zorn Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Bluewater Yacht Sales, LLC- Baltimore Office.

    Fishing Equipment and Gear
    “Fish Repellent” is for sale with all gear and tackle onboard for a complete tournament or charter setup. She is a proven fish raiser and the owner has spared no expense on fishing tackle. The original dinette seating in the forward starboard salon was removed for extra tackle storage but is available.

    • Hamaguchi Greenstick
    • Bandit Reel and all Greenstick tackle (birds, buoys, etc.)
    • Release Marine Battle Saddle
    • New Teak Covering Boards
    • Large Transom Kill Box
    • Extra Large Cockpit Ice Chest Starboard
    • CAT Electronic Cockpit Controls with CAT Display
    • (2) Garmin MFD Displays and Autopilot in Cockpit
    • Tackle Center
    • Epoch US-6 Electric Teaser Reels
    • Full Package of Shimano Tiagra Reels (50,80,130’s) and Shimano Talica 20 BFC’s on custom rods
    • (2) Lindgren Pitman SV-2400 Electric Reels
    • All Gear and Tackle
    • Rigid LED Spreader Lights

    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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