1975 Post 42 Sportfish Tampa, FL
Posted on May 10, 2018 / 228
1975 Post 42 Sportfish
Price : $59,000
Builder | Manufacturer : Post
Condition : Used
Year : 1975
Length : 42ft
Model : 42 Sportfish
Hull Material : Fiberglass
Fuel Type : Diesel
Engine/s : Twin Inboard
Engine Make : Detroit Diesel
Engine Model : 6-71 Turbo
Engine/s Year : 1975
Total Power : 970hp
Max Speed : 24 kn
Cruising Speed : 22 kn
HIN # : 42-009
LOA : 42'
Beam : 15.75
Max Draft : 3
Displacement : 30000
1975 Post 42 Sportfish

1975 Post 42 Sportfish  ‘Swamp Thing’ is powered by twin 485hp Detroit Diesel 6-71 TIs with only 100 hours SMOH and supported by a 7.5 KW Onan Generator with only 448 hours. Other features include:  tuna tower, Lee outriggers, Fighting chair, Cockpit Bait-prep  area and Bait well,  Furuno NavNet Radar-GPS-Depth Finder, Teak & Holly cabin sole, CruiseAir Reverse Cycle A/C, Salon with Leather Convertible Sofa  and  flatscreen TV w/ Satelitte Dish and more.  

As a fishing platform, most tournament veterans rank the Post 42 Sportfish among the best of the mid-range sport fishermen.

Slip available on Harbor Island.


Two stateroom with galley below layout. Master is to the starboard side with twin berths and forward is a guest stateroom with two over and under berths.  Head with Shower Stall is forward of the master, Starboard side. Plenty of storage in drawers and lockers. 

  • Raritan Lectra/San Head




Galley down to the port with all Formica counter tops and appliances, full size refrigerator with freezer. 

  • Whirlpool Microwave 
  • Black & Decker Coffee Maker
  • GE Refrigerator
  • Full size Whirlpool refrigerator with freezer
  • Formica counter tops 


  • Onan Generator 7.5 KW  448 hrs.
  • 110V & 120V AC Electrical System

  • 12V DC Electrical System





  • Furuno NAVnet  C–MAP Radar, GPS, Depth Finder
  • Furuno GPS Navigator
  • Simrad Auto Pilot
  • Ritchie Compass
  • Unimetrics VHF Radio (BRIDGE)
  • Icom IC-M59 VHF Radio
  • Jensen AM/FM/CD Stereo (BRIDGE)
  • Panasonic Flat screen in Salon

Twin DETROIT DIESEL 71- TI Turbos with < 100 Hours SMOH

  • Hydraulic Steering
  • Cruisair Reverse Cycle Air Conditioners with Controls in Salon and Master Stateroom
  • Bridge Engine Controls
Deck & Fishing Gear


  • Danforth Anchor
  • Bow Pulpit
  • Spreader  Lights
  • Freshwater & Saltwater Deck Wash Down System
  • Lewmar Electric Windlass
  • (2) Helm Chairs
  • Release Fighting Chair
  • Lee Double Spreader Outriggers
  • Fish Box
  • Bait Prep Station
  • Rod Holders
  • Tuna Tower
Additional Information

Current slip available on Harbor Island, Tampa  Florida

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.
Contact Information

For more information or to arrange a viewing, please contact Jim Clark  Direct: (727) 692-1712 or by email at jim@fillinghamyachts.com.  

You can also contact Bob Fillingham   (727) 460-5687 or Shar Fillingham  Direct: (727)403-0520 or by email at sales@fillinghamyachts.com or visit our website, www.fillinghamyachts.com. 


Fillingham Yacht Sales, Inc. gladly cooperates with other yacht brokers on a 50/50% basis for our vessels available for co-brokerage.  





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