Trawler yacht "Weak Moment" for sale shown in Sylvan Beach, NY on the Erie Canal.

Trawler yacht sold, no longer available

About "Weak Moment"

Basic Info

1979 Seaquest Fiberglass Trawler yacht for sale

Newly rebuilt 130 hp Perkins 6.354 diesel with easy 360 degree access

Length: 31'

Beam: 12'

Draft: 4.5'

Air draft:

     19' with radar mast up

     15' 6" to top of Bimini

     11' 6" with Bimini down

Water tanks: 2 @ 47 gal = 94 gal

Fuel: 1 aluminum tank @ 80 gal; 1 Moeller plastic tank at 50 gallons

Fuel burn: approx 2.1 gal per hour @ 

     1500 rpm at 7.5 mph


  1. Trawler yacht for sale with 2 v-berths, hanging locker, and storage lockers in forward stateroom
  2. Single berth, hanging locker, drawers, and storage under berth in second stateroom 
  3. Bathroom with Jabsco marine toilet and shower
  4. One 28 gallon holding tank with monitor and one 20 gallon
  5. Galley with double stainless steel sink, three-burner propane stove with fume detector and solenoid, Norcold refrigerator switches automatically from 110 volts to 12v
  6. 6 gallon water heater new in 2016

Equipment and Electronics

  1. This trawler yacht for sale has everything you need to cruise:
  2. Shore power hookup with battery charger
  3. Anchor windlass
  4. Upper and lower helm stations
  5. Magma rail-mounted propane grill
  6. Sitex chartplotter/depth sounder
  7. Furuno chartplotter/depth sounder
  8. Furuno radar
  9. Standard Horizon VHF radio
  10. Apelco VHF radio
  11. Bimini top
  12. Canopy over cockpit
  13. Dinghy with sailing rig and 4hp Evinrude

Desirable Features

Desirable Features

This trawler yacht for sale has a walk-around deck that simplifies line handling.

Side door adjacent to lower helm makes for easy line-handling and canal locking.

Open fly-bridge for fresh air and lower helm for inclement weather.

Fold-down radar mast reduces air draft while maintaining radar function.

Single screw with full keel and skeg under prop protects against grounding damage.

Walk-through transom to swim platform.

Galley up to enjoy your surroundings while cooking and cleaning up.

Settee high enough to see out the windows.

Shower separated from toilet and sink so you don't soak the whole area.

Phifertex window shades.

Recent History

A hand-operated lock on the historic Rideau Canal in Ontario, CA, part of the "Triangle Loop" cruise

Cruising the Triangle Loop 2017

This trawler yacht for sale cruised 1,200 miles and 100 locks from Westerly, RI, down Long Island Sound to NY City, up the Hudson River, through the Erie and Oswego Canals, across Lake Ontario, through the Rideau Canal to Ottawa, down the Ottawa River to Montreal, the Saint Lawrence Seaway to the Richelieu River, across Lake Champlain, and back to RI. Read the full story in the December 2018 issue of Points East Magazine. Online at:

Trawler yacht Weak Moment and crew silhouetted by the setting sun on the Erie Canal.

Erie Canal and Lake Seneca 2018

This trawler yacht for sale made another great cruise from RI to Medina, NY on the Erie Canal and down Seneca Lake to Watkins Glen and the beautiful gorge walk. Wonderful hospitality at the Watkins Glen Yacht Club.

The trawler yacht Weak Moment leaves the setting sun behind as she crosses Oneida Lake in upstate NY

The "Weak Moment" is the ideal boat for cruising the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, the Great Loop, or any coastal or inland waterway

This trawler yacht is ready to cruise with a fresh coat of bottom paint.