1986 DeFever 41

40 ft

Embark on a journey of unparalleled maritime luxury with the MV ‚Äď Off Duty, a 1986 Miracle Marine 41 yacht, meticulously restored in 2021-2022 to its current splendor. Resonating the classic design ethos of Arthur Defever, this vessel is a true gem in the world of seafaring.

Key Features:

  • Year and Make: 1986 Miracle Marine 41, echoing the renowned Defever 41 design.
  • Location: Currently moored in Wrangell, Alaska, with a history of hand-trolling across Southeast Alaska.
  • Dimensions: Length Overall (LOA) of 40‚Äô7‚ÄĚ, a beam of 14‚Äô 2‚ÄĚ, and a draft of 4.0‚Äô.
  • Engine: Perkins 6-3544M, initially started up on April 29, 1986, by Tacoma Diesel, WA, with 3663.9 hours logged, offering 135 hp at 2800 rpm.
  • Performance: A burn rate of approx. 1.7 gallons per hour at 1650 rpm, cruising smoothly between 5.7 ‚Äď 6.5 knots.
  • Fuel and Water Capacity: 400 gallons across 2 steel tanks and 250 gallons of fresh water in a stainless steel tank.
  • Accommodation: Luxurious master suite with a walk-around queen bed, private shower/bathtub, and a spacious closet. The forward v-berth includes two full-time bunks and a convertible large bed, with its own bathroom, shower, and stand-up closet.

Recent Upgrades and Equipment:

  • Electronics and Navigation: State-of-the-art Garmin marine electronics, including GPS, radar, and chart plotter, complemented by Starlink satellite internet for seamless connectivity.
  • Power Systems: A fully integrated Victron charging system with lithium batteries, ensuring uninterrupted power supply.
  • Auxiliary Craft: Includes a 2022 Kachemak ALA-310 aluminum rib tender powered by a 2021 8hp Tohatsu outboard.
  • Fishing Equipment: Fully equipped for the avid angler with salmon poles, downriggers, and tackle.
  • Comfort Amenities: Features a convection oven, induction cooktop, 32‚ÄĚ Vizio TV, Fusion Audio system, and a 110v chest freezer.
  • Safety Features: Halon 1301 fixed engine room fire suppression system, EPIRB, life vests, and more for secure maritime expeditions.



Perkins 6-3544M, startup date 4/29/1986 by Tacoma Diesel, Tacoma, WA 

Engine Hours: 3663.9 

135 hp at 2800 rpm 

Max sustained RPM is 2400 

6 cylinder 

Burn rate: approximately 1.7 gallons an hour at 1650 rpm (5.75 ‚Äď 6 knots)¬†

Max speed ‚Äď depending on tide ‚Äď approximately 9 knots wide open throttle¬†

Max speed burn rate unknown. 

Dripless shaft seal 


Borg Warner velvet drive 



Westerbeke 8.0 BDT 8kw diesel generator 

Westerbeke: 2536.9 hours 



Garmin 215-AIS VHF 

Garmin 8610-XSV Chart plotter 

Garmin GMR Fantom 18‚ÄĚ radar¬†

Garmin GT51-TH Transducer 

Garmin GPS 24XD antenna w/heading sensor 

Garmin GXM54 Sirius XM/Weather antenna 

Simrad AP44 / Simrad NAC-3 Auto pilot with wireless remote 

Starlink satellite internet 


Vetus bow thruster   

2 Vetus thruster toggles installed 

Rebel EZ-5 electric Anchor winch    

2 power flush toilets 

Vevor 8kw Diesel air heater 

Webasco DBW-2010 diesel hot water heater

GE Convection oven combo ‚Äď microwave, deep frier, broiler, oven (1100 watt)¬†

Induction cooktop ‚Äď pots/pans¬†

2 electric Canon down riggers, sport fishing poles and gear 

2 Capilano Teleflex steering helms (rebuilt 2022) 

1000w Sodium light 

32‚ÄĚ Vizio TV¬†

Fusion Audio ‚Äď RA210 stereo¬†

2 ‚Äď Polk audio speakers¬†

110v chest freezer 

Deck Davit and 3000 lb warn winch. 

2022 Kachemak ALA-310 aluminum rib tender 

2021 8hp Tohatsu outboard (approx. 15 hours) 







600 AH lithium Amper-time batteries (2 ‚Äď 300AH¬†


2 AGM marine start batteries for main and generator 


NICO trickle charger for AGM start batteries. 






Charging and Inverting system: 




Victron MultiPlus-II 12/3000/120-50 2×120             


Victron Smart Battery Protect                                      


Victron BMV-712 Smart battery monitor                 


Victron Orion smart -non isolated DC/DC chargers x2 


Victron Cerbo GX network hub control (remote monitoring)  


Victron Touch 70 monitor                             


Victron Lynx Distributor                          


Victron Galvanic Isolator VDI-64                 






2 electric saltwater Toilets 


Hot water tank ‚Äď 12 ga¬†


Splendid 2100 XC combo washer / drier 


Complete new window package 


Please Call Colton Mork For any questions 503-730-0842



Please contact Colton Mork at [email protected] or 503-730-0842 for more information.

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Vessel Year:
Engine Type:
Engine Mfg:
1 Perkins
Engine Model:
6-3544M Inboard
Engine Hours:
3663 | Hrs

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