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1987 Custom 42

Pascagoula, Mississippi


This 42 feet Glenn Young custom is built to give a smooth ride as well as providing range and speed. This sport-fisher has raised numerous billfish, is very comfortable and economical. Custom
designed to be the ultimate mid-size custom Sport Fish in the Gulf of Mexico, this boat was built to fish.

Completely redone and re-powered in 2003 with twin Yanmar 6cxm-gte2 this vessel has upwards of $1,000,000.00 invested in it. Survey and appraisal value $325,000.00.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $154,900
Boat Name: M/V Bill Collector
Make: Custom
Model: 42
Year: 1987
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: 4198831
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 42 ft
Length Overall: 42 ft
Beam: 14'1 ft
Double Berths: 1

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 6cxm-gte2
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 500hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2003
  • Engine Hours: 800
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 6cxm-gte2
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 500hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2007
Total Engine Power: 1,000hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 830 gal


Heads Count: 1
Boat Class: Sports Fishing Boats, Sports Fishing Boats, Saltwater Fishing


Mike Lewis
With over 40 years of boating experience and nearly 20 years as a Florida Licensed Yacht Broker, Mike has the experience, knowledge and commitment to make your next boat purchase efficient, smooth and enjoyable, as it should be. Our Professional Yacht Brokers, Agents and Staff will assist you with Search, Selection, Valuation, Negotiation, Surveys, Inspections, Insurance, Title Verification, Financing, Instruction and Delivery of your new vessel.
Marine Group - Emerald Coast


Marine Group - Emerald Coast
4851 Wharf Parkway, Suite D-224 P.O. Box 650
Orange Beach, Alabama, US, 36561

Electronics and Fishing Equipment
  • Electronics:

    • Furuno 36 mile radar/ gps navnet system color new 10/14.
    • 2 KW Furuno bottom machine.
    • Garmin 2010 GPS.
    • Garmin 4215 GPS with Garmin HD radar with interface sounder package with 2 kw 50/200 airmar transducer and lower station slave unit
    • Forward scanning interphase sonar.
    •  6 inch Ritchie compass.
    • Slave unit Garmin 4212 in salon WITH RADAR FISH FINDER INTERFACE.
    • Flow scans unit for each motor.
    • Raymarine autopilot
    • Furuno VHF radio with second VHF in salon.
    • New GPIRBs
    • 2015  8 man offshore survival liferaft
    • New abandon ship bags times 2 fully stocked
    • Offshore survival gear for 20 people


    Fishing equipment:

    • Rod holders:  Heavy duty welded gold anodized rod holders, 50+ in total.
    • Overall rod holders about 100 including all areas of boat
    • Live well 12 volt 3500 pumps with optional 110 v  pool pump.
    • 22 foot Lee’s outriggers with wishbone juniors newly rigged with custom mounts
    • 30 gallon twin livewells in transom.
    • Bait station:  Custom bait station with sink and water supply.
    • Tackle storage and equipment storage rigged for blue water or any other kind of fishing.  This tackle center is custom made for the boat.
    • Fish box in floor, 400 quart insulated.
    • Rod storage for numerous 35+ rods.
    • Tuna tubes:  Four tuna tubes on custom aluminum bracketry on transom for easy use for live baiting. 
    • Electronic reel connections - deep drop rod equipped.
    • 30 feet heavy duty Lee outriggers with black tips, down rigger equipped.
    • Jim pole heavy duty bracketry for 1000+ pounds large fish.
    • 80 pounds Pompanette fighting chair.
    • Tuna door.
    • Custom underwater lights:  Two rear and one bottom.
    • Center rigger mount:
    •  ZF electric shift  remote control with 50 feet of cable.  Can drive boat while fishing off stern. 


    • Dripless stuffing boxes, newly serviced.


    • New washdown pumps and new livewell pumps


    • New macerators for fishbox and head


    • Dive latter


    • Deep drop and electric reel system


    • Electric downrigger system


    • Numerous other extras


  • 12 volt/120 volt DC/AC system. 
  • Phasor 10 KW generator.
  • Fire extinguishers.
  • 50 amp generator charger.
  • Battery generator chargers.
  • 30 amp dual motor chargers, new.
  • New wiring, chargers, etc
  • New hoses pumps impellors etc generator


Air Conditioning - 30 BTUs

110 breaker panel with multiple 12 v dc panels

Salt water wash-down, fresh water wash-down:  200 gallon freshwater system.



Four engine and one generator, large 4D. New 2018

Bilge blowers

Shore power 50 amp with 50 feet power cord times 2.

New Levac electric head with holding tank and hardware

12 new bilge pumps.

High water alarms 2.


Engine make:  Yanmar                      


Shafts: 2 ¼ hd stainless new 2016

Struts: Heavy duty custom

Props: Hi torque 4 blade nibral 2 sets

Set 1: 31 x 24 left and right

Set 2 :30 x 24 left and right

Transmissions: ZF 280 A left and right(2:1) ratio with trolling valves and series 9000 electric shifts with remote control for boat


Generator:  10 KW Phasor (Kubota Engine)

HOURS - Port Motor 2002:  800 hours; Starboard Motor 2007:  400 hours; Generator:  1,300.(recently had complete refresh all hoses pumps etc  backup parts motor available




Make:  Glenn Young                                                              Model:  Custom Sport Fish

Length: 42 feet, beam 14.1                                                   

Top Speed 34 mph  cruise 26 to 28 mph

Year:  1987 Hull (Completely rebuilt in 2003)                     

Boat Name:  Bill Collector

Hull Material:  Fiberglass Woven, Heavy Duty, over 1.5 inches thick some parts hull

Number of Engines:  2 (Two Yanmar 6cxm-gte2 Engines)               Fuel type:  Diesel

Total Power:  1,000 Horsepower

Hull ID#:  4198831

Generator:  10 KW Phasor (Kubota Engine)

HOURS - Port Motor 2002:  800 hours; Starboard Motor 2007:  400 hours; Generator:  1,300.(recently had complete refresh all hoses pumps etc  backup parts motor available


New full enclosure curtains upper station


MEASUREMENTS:  42; BEAM:  14 feet.

Fuel tanks:  3                                                       Fuel Capacity:  830 gallons.              

Center Fuel Tank:  350 gallons.                                  New Saddle Tanks:  240 gallons each.

Custom Fuel Conditioning System:  All solid brass fittings in hose, new minimum draft 3 feet 7 inches. 

Propulsion and running gear:  Number of engines 2.   



The forward cabin has V-berth to accommodate three persons.  The galley is to the Starboard side and is very roomy.  The head is to the Port side and is equipped with levac electric flush head.  There is a separate stand-up shower, up four steps to the galley and the main salon with large cushion bench.


Air Conditioning:


Rear: 12,000 BTU AC unit new 2017                                                Front:  2014 18,000 BTU AC and heat unit.



Microware                                                                   new custom counter with drawers

Stainless steel sink                                                      New Upright refrigerator

New freezer

Numerous cabinets



  • Complete lower station
  • Seating with storage
  • Custom aluminum bars built in ceiling and walkway to hold while moving
  • 24 rod ceiling storage, heavy duty
  • CD changer stereo system
  • Satellite phone
  • 25 inch TV with satellite TV
  • Carpeted insulated floor with new removable sunbrella floor covering
  • Extensive rod storage


Deck and hull:

  • Hull is heavy duty woven glass up to 1 1/2 inch thick in some areas, bullet proof hull.  Most durable hull that can fabricated and still practical.
  • Heavy duty custom trim tabs on hull.
  • 200 quart custom mounted icytek cooler on upper station.
  • Side benches on upper station for four people.  Seven people total can sit in upper station.
  • Dive ladder transom mounted by tuna door.
  • Chain and rope is 700 feet plus.
  • Decking is fiberglass.
  •  Heavy duty rubber rub rail. 
  • Custom aluminum bow rail with anchor station and rod holders.
  • Custom ladder to upper station with custom rod ranks that wont break with 130 wides on custom rods under any conditions  
  • Electric windlass to retrieve anchor and rope.
  • Numerous stainless steel heavy duty cleats.
  • New bottom job
  • New shafts and hardware
  • New cushions and gelcoat cockpit and upper station
  • New imron cockpit
  • New finish fighting chair and door
  • New paint and new gelcoat upper station
  • New side and front glass upper station
  • Custom 300 quart fishing cooler with rod holders on bow.  Numerous rod holders on bow rail.  Custom upper station ladder with numerous gold anodized rod holders and heavy duty wide steps. 
  • Captain's chair.
  • Self bailing cock-pit. 
  • Tuna door.
  • Heavy duty Pompanette fighting chair mounted on the back deck with custom mounting to hull
  • Extremely large back deck that can fish up to 10 people easily.
  • Large boom for bringing in 1,000 pounds plus fish or loading boats on rear deck.
  • High security cabin dead bolt and lock system.
  • New polish and wax hull
  • All new Zincs
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.
Additional Contact Information

 Please contact Broker - Capt. Dean Horak for more information (251) 978-5550

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