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300 Admiralty Way
United States

Fax:  832-864-2143

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1980 Aquacraft Boat Corporation Roberts 45


Freeport,TX,United States

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Port quarter
Aft deck
Mainsheet traveller
Main cabin
Main cabin from aft
Main cabin starboard
Nav station
Nav station 2
Walk-through and refigerator / freezer
Centerline aft berth
Aft cabin head
Forward head
Electrical panel
Ford Lehman
Entec generator
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Professionally built and finished in Taiwan by the Aquacraft Boat Corporation, this popular Bruce Roberts design is VERY DEFINITELY PROFESSIONALLY BUILT!

With lots of gear and in good shape, the Emile B is a great cruising sailboat at a VERY REALISTIC PRICE.

Boat Details
Fuel DieselHull Material Fiberglass 
Beam 13 ftMax Draft 5 ft 
Engine Make Ford LehmanLength Overall 44 ft 8 in 
Holding Tank Size 35 galWater Capacity 80 gal 
Number of Engines 1    

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HSH Yacht Sales

300 Admiralty Way
United States

Fax:  832-864-2143


Total Power: 68


Fuel: 2 x 40 gal


The Emile B is a center cockpit cruising sailboat. From the cockpit the main cabin is entered via the companionway and features a settee berth to starboard and a U-shaped settee with dining table to port. The galley is to port aft of the dining area and the chart table navigation area is to starboard aft of the starboard settee berth.

The aft cabin with its CENTERLINE QUEEN BERTH is accessed via the walk-through to port aft of the galley and has its own head and shower. The forward cabin with v-berth and fill-in is forward of the main cabin and has access to the second head with shower.

The whole accomodation is finished in warm teak to the typical high level associated with Taiwanese boat builders. All cabinet doors have basket weave infill panels allowing good air circulation. The whole accomodationa are cooled (and heated) by the 16,000 BTU Cruiseair air conditioning.


  • Galley Mate 4-burner CNG stove
  • Adler Barbour 12v refrigerator/freezer
  • Emerson microvawe oven
  • Hot water heater (new 2008)


  • Icom IC-602 VHF radio with Command Mic
  • Apelco VHF radio
  • Two Icom hand-held VHF radios with charger
  • Garmin 65 GPS
  • Two Raymarine color chartplotters
  • Raymarine knot, depth and wind
  • Furuno radar
  • Icom IC-802 SSB radio with automatioc tuner
  • Raymarine autopilot with corepack, wireless remote and with 7001 head at nav station and 6001 head at helm
  • ACR Globalfix 406 MHz EPIRB
  • Midland CB radio
  • Micrologic Loran
  • Jensen stereo system
  • 16" and 13" LCD TV's
  • Dish Satellite TV system


The vessel has full 12 volt and 110 volt systems. The 110 volt service is provided by 2 x 30 amp shore power cords or from the fitted 3.5kW Entec diesel generator.

Additional items include:

  • 3 x 12v cabin fans
  • 2 x Bilge pumps with float switches
  • Xantrex XE5012 50amp battery charger
  • 16,000 BTU Cruiseair air conditioning

Deck and Hull

  • Deck canvas includes mainsail cover, staysail deck bag, hatch and handrail covers
  • Bimini and dodger with windshield and side curtains
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Deck box on aft deck
  • 40# Bruce anchor with chain and 200' 3/4" nylon rode
  • 45# CQR anchor with chain and 200' 3/4" nylon rode
  • Mercury 6 HP 4-stroke outboard motor (2005)
  • Avon Rover 9' 6" inflatable dinghy (2004)
  • Boat Hook
  • Magma S/S BBQ grill
  • MOB pole
  • Horseshoe buoy
  • Lifesling

Sails and Rigging

  • S/S standing rigging with stalock terminals (new 3 yrs ago)
  • Most running rigging replaced 3 yra ago
  • Schaefer RF 3100 roller furling (added 3 yra ago)
  • Mainsail with 2 reef points
  • 110% genoa
  • Staysail
  • Mizzen sail
  • Mizzen staysail


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.