Built in Bristol, RI, Albin has been producing Down-East style cruising and fishing boats for over 30 years. Their model range runs from their classic 28 (which has nearly 1,000 hulls on the water) up to a 35-footer, plus a 45’ Command Bridge billed as an Allbin Yacht. These are rugged, no-nonsense boats, with the emphasis put on seaworthiness and smart design instead of superficial opulence and looks.
Albins are built by C&C Fiberglass components, which also builds NorthCoast boats. This is a family owned and operated company, which has over 125 boat designing, engineering, and building years of experience in its management team.
The Command Bridge design delivers a full 360-degree view and caps vast below decks packed with a very large Queensize master stateroom and other amenities to keep fisherman and families happy. Available in Sportfish and Cruising layouts, speed ranges top at over 30 knots depending on the engines selected. The low profile of the command bridge improves the yachts stability by lower its Center Of Gravity combined with its 16' beam it is an extremely stiff boat. The bridge is 85 square feet, offering plenty of seating and with a hard top and enclosure a very nice saloon. The large cockpit with deck lockers and the panoramic view from the command bridge, wide side decks and large cockpit are extremely spacious in a boat of this size. There are four layouts to choose from, so tailor the 45' Command Bridge to your needs. The mid cabin can be ordered with a queen sized berth, office set up with desk washer/dryer and seat/double bunk, or a two or four bunk set up. In the cockpit there is a sink, shower, including optional icemaker. Choose either the enormous 130 sq ft Sport Fish layout with transom fully aft vast bins and wells in the transom. The Cruising version can be ordered with or without built in seating. transom doors leading to integrated swim platform, which ensure safety and accessibility for all today's water sports. The interior: features teak and holly sole throughout. The galley includes a full sized refrigerator, deluxe galley sink, 3 burner stove (propane optional),electric exhaust blower, microwave, coffee maker and ample cupboard and drawer storage. The dining area: has a large U-shaped seating with storage (optional u-seat that converts into a double berth.) The master stateroom has a king sized berth, 2 hanging lockers, 2 large aircraft locker and makeup desk, plus more drawer space.