1993 Sea Ray 500 Sun Dancer
This incredible 50’ SEA RAY 500 SUN DANCER 1993 is located on the Gulf Coast of Texas near Corpus Christi. She is powered with twin Detroit Diesels V692s with 550 HP each and only 299. hours since her major rebuild in 2011.
Sea Ray’s largest Sundancer model ever when she was introduced, the 500 Sundancer was one of the most impressive express yachts on the market during the 1990s and still very impressive with her long foredeck and sleek profile. The 500 Sea Ray Sundancer combined luxury and extravagance in a state-of-the-art package. Her sheer size is impressive enough, but it’s the expansive, high-style interior that caused first-time viewers to catch their breath. Here, laid out on a single level and presenting a panorama of curved bulkheads and designer furnishings, the Sundancer’s accommodations rival those of a motor yacht in her size range.
There are two private staterooms, two heads (each with a stall shower), a plush U-shaped sofa aft, and a wide-open salon with excellent headroom throughout. Her galley with complete culinary equipment allows for cruising and entertaining. And her salon includes every comfort you would want at sea or dockside including accent lighting and heat/ac climate control. The cockpit—with its triple companion seat, full wet bar, and circular lounge seating—can seat a small crowd. Additional features include a reverse sport arch, wide side decks, and a huge engine room.
This is truly a world class cruising yacht by any standards and it captured both the American and European markets. Sea Ray was an early innovator of express cruisers and this model offered all the amenities of luxury yachts and the long, sleek sexy styling of the express; and guess what? She was fast.
This 500 Sea Ray Sundancer has 550 horse power Detroit Diesels V692’s cruise at 20 knots @ 12GPH and will reach 35 knots @ 22 GPH . New Garmin 4212 with Fuel Management and Fusion IP700 at the Helm. She went through a refit by the famous Oliver Jones Mechanical Refit program in 2010/2011; and has only 299 Hours. This is truly a turnkey vessel ready for fun and adventure at sea, coastal cruising or at your private yacht club. She is truly a spectacular yacht.
**MAJOR REFIT 2011 MANY UPDATES PLEASE SEE FULL SPECS and DETAILS-CALL FOR MORE PICTURES INFORMATION.
Current 300 Hour Service Just completed March 2014, valve adjustment, sleeves and bearings checked great, new starboard batteries and zincs on running gear (March 2014), 299 hours since rebuilds and turbos, 50 hours on genset with new windings and exhaust manifold, she's ready!
*Brokers Observations: One of the finest examples of Sea Rays big sexy express cruising yachts, in the 50’ plus range, that we have seen in a very very long time. An owner that paid attention to detail in both the mechanical and cosmetic refit. A rare opportunity to purchase a yacht at the fraction of the cost of new. To say the least, We were impressed. Well done.
This fine yacht can be seen by appointment only. Her owner will consider any reasonable offer by serious buyers and we have financing available to qualified applications. OWNER WANTS TO SELL OR TRADE UP- SPORT FISH/CONVERTIBLE ENCLOSED BRIDGE ...ALL OFFERS CONSIDERED. Contact your listing broker today for an appointment.
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
Boat Name “MISS-B-HAVEN” Specs Hull Shape: Modified-V Dimensions
LOA: 52.9’ / 50.5’ Beam: 15’ 4” Maximum Draft: 4’ Deadrise: 17 ° at Transom Dry Weight: 38,500#
Engine Brand: Detroit Diesels Year Built: 1993/2011
2011 Mechanical Refit
**(Oliver Jones Yachts and Diesels w/ receipts $43,000)** Engine Model: V692
Engine Type: Inboard Engine/Fuel Type: Diesels Engine Hours: 475 Drive Type: Direct Drive Engine(s) Total Power: 550x2 1100 HP CRUISE 1600 RPM 18-20KTS 12GPH
TOP END 35KTS @22GPH Tanks Fresh Water Tanks: (150) Fuel Tanks: (550 Gal.= 2x150 saddle 1- 250 Center- Polished Yearly) Holding Tanks: (68 Gallons) Accommodations Number berths: 3- King Master, queen and full Guest + salon Number of heads: 2 full with standup stall showers
Compass: 5" Ritchie
GPS: NEW GARMIN 4212 WITH RADAR AND FUEL MANAGEMENT
Plotter: GARMIN 4212 (NEW)
Auto Pilot: Robertson Rudder Angle Indicator: In Auto Pilot
Speed Log: Autohelm TRIDATA Distance Log: Autohelm TRIDATA
Radar: Garmin 4212 24 mile
R41X Spotlight: ACR with URC-100 Point Pad
Depth Sounder: Autohelm TRIDATA
Engine Synchronizer: Glendinning
Stabilizers: Trim Tabs: Bennett
Ships Bell: 8” Chrome Horn: Dual Trumpet Electric/Air
Antennas: Television, Radar, AM/FM, GPS, VHF, Satellite Television
Other Equipment: 12 Volt Power Point, Sea Ray Systems Monitor Panel,
Anchor Windlass Control,
Fuel Tank Gauge
FUSION IP700 (COCKPIT NEW 2011)
Television(s): 2 SONY NEW 2011 w/ google TV MASTER (NICE)
CD/DVD Player: Sony HDMI DVP-NC600
NEW TOP OF THE LINE YAMAHA AMP RXV671 / CINAMA DSP 3D
Speakers: 6 in Cockpit, Two in Main Salon, Two in Master Cabin
Inside Equipment Microwave oven (New 2010)
Convection oven (new 2010) Refrigerator – NEW 2010
Nu Tone counter blender
On board PC Air conditioning w/ heat X’s 4 units salon/master/guest (reman 2012), cockpit- (Main Unit in Salon NEW 2012 16,000 BTU with Remote control) Heating Electric bilge pump Marine head - Vacu Flush Hot water (new 2012)
All new fixtures kitchen and baths (nice)
Wood Floors with inlays Central Vac system
* All storage holds are clean and functional, used for diving gear and storage
Electrical Equipment Shore power inlet Generator Westerbeke (reman 2010 approx. 800 hours) Battery charger Professional Mariner ProMariner 24/30 24 Volt / 30 Amp,
Professional Mariner ProMariner 60 12 Volt / 60 Amp
Main Engine(s): Four 12 Volt for a 24 Volt System
Generator(s): One 12 Volt for a 12 Volt System
House: Two 12 Volt for a 12 Volt System
Electronics: 24 Volt off of Main Engine Bank and 12 Volt off of House Bank
44 lb. Stainless Plow Type Anchor with 5/8" Nylon Rode
Good Windlass (New 2011) with Fresh Water Wash Down at Pulpit Incorporated Swim Platform with Swimming ladder Pedestal Seat with Navigator Bench Seat
Radar Arch w/ Overhead lighting
Cockpit table Cockpit cushions Cockpit shower Hot and Cold at Transom
Canvas Enclosure (new 2012)
Covers Bimini Top w/ Full Enclosure New 2012
Recent Maintenance Pumps (2011)
Circulation Pump (2011)
Batteries x4 (2011)
Oil Change and filters both (2013)
Bottom Job 2012 included New Cutlass Bearings, Zincs, shaft seals and props balanced
Canvas New 2012
New Garman 4212 with Radar 24Mile and fuel management system
New 800 GPM Circulation pump
Over $50,000 in receipts on board, a very well-functioning and maintained vessel
I’d call it turnkey sea ready, she is used weekly, hull cleaned monthly by diver and no maintenance left unattended, if you need a 50’ yacht that will get the job done put this one on your list!
This boat will make a great live aboard or weekend/holiday fishing and diving fun excursions open water yacht.