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45' x 17' Novi Lobster Gillnetter

Listing # LB5110


Hull TypeFiberglass
Length (LOA)45 ft.
Registered Length45 ft.
Breadth17 ft.
Draft5 ft.
Year Built1988
Built ByBruce Atkinson
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Hold Capacity: 30000 lbs of
Fuel: 420 gallons of Diesel


Main Engine: 375HP, John Deere 6081 Diesel
Engine Built: 2004
Transmission: Twin Disc 507
Gear Ratio: 3:1
Shaft Size: 2 1/4"
Propellor: 34" x 30" (4) Blade
Steering Type: Hydraulic Power

Auxiliary Engines

No. Lights - 6 KW Genset ( 6,942 hours since new)

Safety Equipment

Elliot (6) Person Life Raft
(1) Life Ring
(4) Survival Suits
(6) Fire Extinguishers
6 Life Vests
Flare Kit (up to date)


(6) Berths
Oster Convection Oven
Coffee Maker
CO2 Detector


Furuno 24 Mile Radar
Sitex T760 Radar with AIS
Furuno GPS
Furuno FCV582L Sounder
Furuno GP700 Plotter
Northstar 951x Plotter
700 Watt Transducer
Standard Horizon Quest VHF
Standard Horizon Matrix with AIS with Emergency Power Switch
Simrad AP35 Autopilot with Jog Lever
Sitex SST-110 Sea Water Temp. Gauge
Bridge Watch
Simrad RI35 Rudder Indicator
24" Flat Screen with 19" Marine Antenna
HP Laptop with PC Windplot
Jensen AM/FM/CD Satellite Radio
Blu Ray DVD Player
Qualcomm Globalstar Sat phone with roof mounted antenna and car speaker
Qualcomm Boatracs (new 2016)

Deck Equipment

Hydroslave 14" Stainless Steel Lobster Hauler
Complete Set of #22 Go Deep Poly Buoys with up and down lines
Shore Power Hookup
Wheelhouse Remote Hydraulic Deck Controls
Fuel Prime and Oil Change System
Builtin Battery Charger
(2) Bus Heaters
Split Wheelhouse (new outside Morse Controls and new cables)
Rapp Hydema HMH05 Gillnet Hauler (new 2017)
Stainless Boom with Pullmaster PL2 Cargo Winch
Hydraulic Flaker
(3) Stadium Lights (400 watt metal halide)
(7) LED Deck Lights
4 New Anchor Deck Hatches
Deck Hatches
Roof storage basket


$138,000 with Gillnet flaker, hauler, stainless steel gantry
$125,000 with out Gillnet Equipment

Boat is very well maintained.  

2021:  Vessel was just hauled with new hull and bottom paint applied.  Haulout work included all new zincs on strainers, shaft and keel.   All new screens for the strainers on hull.  Prop reconditioned (30 x 34), rudder removed and ground, primed and painted.  New cutlass bearing shaft removed and smoothed true by Scandia.  Stuffing box removed and reconditioned to new.  
RI Engine also completed work on the stuffing box, new main bearing for shaft heat exchanger, pressure tested new brass salt water inlet/outlet.  New stainless endplates fabricated by RI Engine on the heat exchangers for gear oil, steering oil and hydraulic oil removed.  All new transmission fluid in hydraulic steering.   New stainless steel 'chaffe gear" installed on the bow. Mast taken down, re-coated and re-installed.

2021 SAFETY:  All fire extinguishers checked and Firex suppression system "Grenade' purchased from Hercules.  All new flare kit.  New hydrostatic release on the EPIRB.   Liferaft:  5 year complete repack on 6 person raft with new hydrostatic release.  USCG approved LED lights for survival suits, life jackets and life ring.
USCG Safety inspection (2 year) performed and passed.

2018:  New fiberglass closed stern, zincs, (2) new 2" seacocks, new temp transducer, new rudder feed back unit, reconditioned prop., new deck hatches, new raw water pump.

Monk D, Summer Flounder, Black Sea Bass, NE Multispecies (Zero DAS), Scup, Squid Tier 3 - Additional $75,000.

150 +/- Monk gillnets; 25 +/- cod gillnets, 21 +/- dogfish gillnets, 80 +/- scup bluefish nets, 6 +/- drift gillnets, 100 +/- fish totes, 25 +/- fluke gillnets.  Complete set of high flyers and anchors (all have whale safe swivels), inshore and offshore up and down lines (complete with galvanized clips) - Additional $75,000.


$125,000 w/o Gillnet Equip, Offers Encouraged

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** The information given is believed to be correct but cannot be guaranteed **