1994 Ellis 28 Lobsteryacht

This is a sturdy and extremely functional 1994 Ellis 28 Lobsteryacht with a NEW Yanmar 315hp engine (Installed in 2018 and only used briefly). Heat (cabin and shelter), shore power, enclosed head with shower, galley with refrigerator and stovetop, anchor system with windlass, Garmin electronics…

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1994 Ellis 28’ Lobster Yacht “RUFUS E”
LOA 28′ 4″ BEAM 9′ 4″ DRAFT 3′
LOCATION: Southwest Harbor, ME
PRICE: $90,000


HULL: Hand laid solid fiberglass with four 2″x 6″ stringers and 3/4″ marine plywood main bulkhead, spray rails, white hull, PVC rails.

DECK & TOPSIDES: Fiberglass, with non-skid surface, over marine plywood, three front windows, with four opening portlights, tan cabin decks with contrasting non-skid, deck plates for access to fuel senders, Bomar hatch in the cabin, pulpit, Lewmar win.

COCKPIT and SHELTER: Non-skid fiberglass over 3/4″ marine plywood with fiberglass insulated hatches. Custom seat/bench to Port. Enclosed on the port side, with full enclosure in canvas. Opening front and side windows. Wipers port and stbd.

CABIN: Center Bomar hatch, chain/rope locker forward with access door, companionway all trimmed in teak, V-berth with teak trim & cushions.

GALLEY: Galley with cabinetry, Formica countertops, stainless sink, pressurized water system, Origo two-burner stove, refrigerator, teak drawers, storage cabinets…

HEAD: Separate enclosed head with a teak door, manual marine head and holding tank, teak framed mirror, shower and drain with a sump pump.

MECHANICAL & ELECTRICAL: NEW 2018 Yanmar 6LPA-STP2 315 hp with approximately 100 hrs, cooling vents – 2 side vents and transom vents aft, Groco intake water filter, bronze seacock with Groco by-pass valve for the emergency bilge pump, stainless steel destroyer-type wheel with hydraulic steering, independent deep cycle house and starting batteries with 4-position battery switch, a 12-volt system with 2 circuit breaks panels, grounded system with zinc and mounting plate, bilge pump with auto man switch, nav lights, dome lights, 110v shore power… see photos for specifics.

ELECTRONICS & NAVIGATION: Garmin 4212 plotter, Garmin radar, Richie compass

HARDWARE & ACCESSORIES: Two each of 6″ Skene bow chocks, 8″ stern cleats, 8″ spring line cleats, one 5×5 bow mooring bit and anchor rope deck pipe all chrome-plated bronze, PVC guard and toe rails, teak handrails and trim on cabin, swim platform, stainless bow rail, pulpit, and anchor system w/chain and line. St Croix Davit hardware (no tender included – purchase tender separately from Ellis)

FUEL SYSTEM: Two aluminum 53-gallon tanks, RACOR fuel filter, valves, hoses, vents, and fill pipes.

Specifications may vary. Information believed to be correct, but not guaranteed.  Listings are subject to prior sale, price changes or withdrawal.