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Available for SaleEL CHUPACABRA80' 2006 Merritt 

EL CHUPACABRA was brought back to Merritt’s Boat & Engine Works for a thorough freshening up after the Palm Beach Boat Show. A recent survey has also been completed. She has a 4 stateroom and 4 head layout plus a single pullman in the utility room. Powered with MTU 16V2000 M91 2000 HP engines with 3800 original hours and two 33 KW Northern Lights generators with 3000 hours.

EL CHUPACABRA is currently the only 80’ Merritt available for purchase and is now docked at Merritt’s under the shed until sold. To schedule a viewing please call Roy Merritt.

26 North Yachts is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Merritt's Boat and Engine Works. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel


LOA: 80' (25 m)
Beam: 20' (7 m)
Hull Material: Composite
Fuel Capacity: 3,050 gal (11,546 L)
Fresh Water Capacity: 450 gal (1,704 L)
Holding Tank: 125 gal (474 L)
Location: Florida, Pompano Beach, United States
Build Year: 2006
Builder: Merritt
Model: Sportfish
Type: Sport Fishing
Cruising Speed: 28 Knots
Max Speed: 36 Knots



Furuno Sonar

Furuno S - Band Radar

Cockpit mezzanine with air conditioning in overhead

Cockpit varnish stripped and built back up

Fresh survey

Accommodations for 9 persons

4000 hour engine service completed

Engine room access from crews quarters and cockpit

Large master stateroom located mid-ship


Generators: Northern Lights

Hours: Port 3012 Stbd: 2988

Output: 33 KW

Shore Power: (2) - 50 AMP


Main Engine: Odyssey (2) two each

Generator Starting: Odyssey (2) each

General Service: Odyssey (2)

Emergency: Odyssey


Chilled Water System with (2) Chillers - Aqua Air & Dometic


Custom Pharmaceutical Grade Stainless Steel Pumps and Motors for Water maker - Fuel Transfers - Blackwater Discharge - A/C Raw Water and Oil Change

Quantum Hydraulic Bow Thruster

Muir Hydraulic Windlass

Hynautic Steering System

Headhunter Mach 5 Fresh Water System - 3 Pumps

30 Gal Atlantic Hot Water Heater

Jun Air - Air Compressor

Racor Fuel Filtration System

Brownies Dive Compressor

Kidde FM System

Merritt Oil Change System

Sea Recovery Water Maker

Cockpit Fuel Sight Gages

Spare Propellors In Crates - 7 Blade NI-BRAL

(2) Givins 6 Man Life Rafts In Hard Packs On Hardtop



Salon TV - 56” LG Ultra HD

Intellian Satellite TV System


Radar #1: Furuno S-Band

Radar #2: Furuno

Furuno Sonar

Depth Sounders: Furuno - Garmin

Furuno RD-33 Multi Displays (2)

Plotters: Furuno - Simrad - Garmin

Furuno Autopilot

Furuno AIS

Flir Nightvision

Carlisle & Finch Spotligh

Ritchie Compass

Standard Horizon GX2000 VHF’s (2)

Bow Thruster Controls


Furuno NavNet 3D

Furuni RD-30 Multi Display

Uniden VHF

Ritchie Compass

Fresh water wash down

Kahlenbeg Horns


Bluewater fighting chair with offset stanchion

(2) In deck live wells with tuna tubes

Large in deck fish box with ice pumped in

Under gunwhale gaff and mop lockers

Fresh water wash down

(2) Large freezers and refrigerated box in mezzanine deck

Large refrigerated arm rest drink box in mezzanine lounge

Electric reel outlets under covering boards - port and starboard

Rod holder steps on tower legs leading to bridge

Ladder leading to bridge in overhang with hatch

Rupp 42’ four spreader hydraulic outriggers with center rigger

(5) Tackle Drawers

Large Tackle Storage Area Under Mezzanine Seating



Miele 4 Burner Induction Range

Miele Convection Oven

Sharp Carousel Convection Microwave

(2) Merritt Custom Refrigeration Units

Custom Merritt Freezer

KitchenAid Icemaker In Bar Cabinet

Keurig Slide Out Coffee Maker

Fisher & Paykel Dishwasher

Franke Double Sink with Disposal


Asko Side By Side Washer & Dryer


Muir Hydraulic Anchor Windlass System

Suncor 80 lb Stainless Steel Plow Anchor

30 ft 1/2” Stainless Chain and 250’ 7/8” Nylon Rope

4) Underwater Lights

Full Length Bow Rail


Owners personal items.

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