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1996 Hatteras 54 Convertible

Jersey City, New Jersey


Hatteras 54' Convertible

1996 54’ Hatteras Convertible powered by CAT 3412 engines at 1250 hp each - low hours. Features include: (2) Onan generators, hardtop overhead with enclosure, cockpit awning, Furuno Electronics suite. Preferred layout sleeps 6 comfortable in 3 staterooms 3 head layout. Beautifully maintained boat with the best motors - owner is 90 - selling for health reasons - Bargain Opportunity


  • CAT Power
  • Naiad Stabilizers
  • Family Boat


Wilson Yachts is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Frank Gordon Yacht Sales.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Almar
Make: Hatteras
Model: 54 Convertible
Year: 1996
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: HATEV332G596
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 54 ft / 16.46 m
Length Overall: 54'11 ft / 16.74 m
Beam: 17'4 ft / 5.28 m
Max Draft: 5'4 ft / 1.62 m
Bridge Clearance: 21'3 ft / 6.48 m
Dry Weight: 70,000 lb
Deadrise: 7 °
Single Berths: 4
Double Berths: 1
Cabins Count: 3

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3412
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 1,250hp
  • Engine Hours: 2450
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Caterpillar
  • Model: 3412
  • Engine Power: 1,250hp
  • Engine Hours: 2450
Total Engine Power: 2,500hp
Cruising Speed: 28 kn
Maximum Speed: 31 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 1,320 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 200 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 75 gal


Heads Count: 3
Boat Class: Saltwater Fishing, Flybridge

Manufacturer Provided Description
Unrivaled deep-water performance and multiple cockpit arrays make the Hatteras 54 Convertible an ideal fishing machine. The interior features make it a true world-class cruiser. This craft offers three staterooms, two heads, and a diagonally-placed galley with dinette. The 157-square-foot cockpit includes bait and tackle center, fishbox, and freezer.

Companionway—Central passage

  • Five steps down from Salon & Galley
  • Carpeted sole
  • Whirlpool washer & dryer

Forward Stateroom

  • Two bunks with storage beneath
  • Storage drawers & compartments to port
  • Cedar lined hanging locker to starboard
  • Stereo speakers overhead
  • Air conditioning control
  • Access door to forepeak anchor locker

Starboard Guest Stateroom

  • Two bunks with storage beneath
  • Hanging locker
  • Full-length mirror
  • Air conditioning control

Master Stateroom—Port Side

  • Queen island berth with storage beneath
  • Mitsubishi TV
  • Nightstands built-in at either side of berth
  • Cedar-lined hanging locker
  • Full-length mirror
  • Clarion stereo
  • Air conditioning control
  • L-shaped settee to port aft corner (storage beneath)
  • Circular coffee table complementing settee
  • Storage cabinets to starboard aft corner
  • Dinette at forward starboard side
  • L-shaped dinette settee
  • Mounted table
  • Entertainment cabinet forward of dinette
  • Vizio HD TV
  • Yamaha RX-485 stereo receiver
  • Clarion stereo speakers overhead
  • Cruisair SMX air con controls
  • Miniblinds
  • Carpeted sole
  • GE full-sized refrigerator/freezer with dispenser
  • U-Line icemaker
  • Miele dishwasher
  • Sharp Carousel microwave oven
  • Whirlpool (4) burner electric cooktop
  • Molded sink—faucet, retractable spray hose
  • Corian countertops
  • Laminated plank sole


  • Forward head
  • Starboard guest head
  • Master head
  • All three heads feature:
  • fiberglass shower enclosures
  • Mirrored vanities with sinks
  • Vacuflush heads
  • Hardtop with forward enclosure and tracks for ¾ enclosure
  • Mounted on hardtop: Open array, ACR searchlight, (2) KVH Tracvision domes
  • Fiberglass non-skid deck
  • Mounted Stidd companion chairs with footrests
  • Full engine instrumentation: Tachometers, Oil pressure, Water temperature, Drive oil temperature, Drive oil pressure
  • Systems monitor: Water temperature, Oil pressure, Drive pressure, Exhaust temperature, Fire, A.C. power, Audible and indicator lights for bilge level and halon discharge
  • Stainless steel steering wheel
  • Engine electronic readout, port and starboard
  • Voltmeter, port and starboard
  • Fuel tank gauges, port and starboard
  • Rudder angle indicator
  • Trolling valve, port and starboard
  • Windlass switch
  • Ritchie Powerdamp compass
  • Emergency engine shut down cables
  • Engine start switches and ignitions
  • Three bilge pump switches
  • Battery parallel switch
  • Trim tab controls
  • Synchronizer switch
  • Two blower switches
  • Navigation/anchor lights/instrument switch
  • ICOM IC-M504 VHF radio
  • Dimmer switches for compass and instrument lights
  • Simrad AP26 autopilot
  • Furuno RD30
  • Furuno NavNet display
  • Furuno TZ NavNet display
  • Kidde 1A10BC dry chemical fire extinguisher, tag 2014
  • Electronics circuit panel below helm, port and starboard
  • Straight bench seat with cushions and storage—port
  • Bench seat with cushions and storage, starboard forward of helm
  • Coastal Commander 6-person life raft
  • Signal horn
  • Built-in cooler, port
  • Air conditioning air handler in forward locker
  • 6-place rod holders, aft on stern rail
  • Chart drive unit below helm
  • Autopilot drive unit below helm
  • Two Hynautic hydraulic engine control reservoirs with gauges
  • Hydraulic steering reservoir tank with pressure gauge
  • A.C. distribution panel
  • D.C. distribution panel
  • Grab rails overhead
  • Halon 1301 fixed fire extinguishing system, tag May 2014
  • Naiad stabilizers
  • Dytek battery charger
  • Kidde halon discharge delay unit
  • Four Cruisair air conditioning units
  • 110-volt air conditioning raw water supply pump
  • 12-volt batteries in covered boxes, two port and two starboard
  • Four battery cut off switches
  • Two Cruisair cockpit refrigeration units
  • Fiberglass fuel tank, centerline forward
  • Dual Racor 1000 fuel filters to each engine
  • Racor 900 fuel filter to 20-kilowatt generator
  • Racor 500 filter to 8-kilowatt generator
  • Starboard Gen: Onan 20-kilowatt generator with fiberglass muffler - 3260 hours
  • Port Gen: Onan 8-kilowatt generator - 520 hours
  • Charles 5000 battery charger
  • Fire sensors on overhead
  • Oil change pump to manifold for engines and generator
  • Oil change pump to transmissions
  • Air circulating fan
  • Two fuel priming pumps
  • Three electric/automatic bilge pumps
  • Two shore power transformers
  • Three high water alarm sensors
  • Two ventilation blowers
  • Electric water heater
  • A.C. blower thermostat
  • Discharge-of-oil-plaque
  • Shore cord breaker, port aft
  • Fuel management valves on forward bulkhead
  • Four D.C. hold lights
  • Three fluorescent lights
  • 24-volt D.C. battery panel with engine hour meter, port and starboard
  • 110-volt fresh water pressure pump


  • Fuel: (2) Diesel fiberglass tanks—1,320 gallons total
  • Water: (2) water tanks—200 gallons total
  • Owner's personal effects and items
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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