40' 1997 Sea Ray 400 SB


Last Updated: 2024-07-08

The 1997 Sea Ray 400 Sedan Bridge has been in a covered berth her whole life. This is one of Sea Rays most popular yachts featuring two staterooms forward and two full heads both with separate stall showers. The fully equipped galley with bar is only two steps from the salon. equipped with the raised dinette for four. The salon features two opposing sofas and a large slider glass door opening to the aft deck. For ease in climbing, there are built-in steps with sloped rise that lead you to the spacious, fully enclosed fly-bridge. It features two captain chairs and a L-shaped seating to starboard. The helm has a full array of electronics detailed below:

' Simrad RA41C radar, 10" color
' Simrad CP40 chartplotter, 10" color
' Simrad IS15 depth
' Standard Horizon VHF radio
' Simrad RB715A 48NM scanner
' Simrad GPS receiver
' Dual 8ft. VHF antennas

Moonbow been serviced regularly and has only 1500 hours on her twin Mercruiser 7.4L MPI engines. She cruises at 15-20 knots and if you need power she will easily reach 30 mph and above. This is the perfect yacht for an afternoon with family and friends or to use as a live aboard.

This 44' LOA Sea Ray would be a perfect live aboard with a  2-zone air/heat system, cockpit carpeting, cedar-lined closet, built-in drawers, and floor storage. The forward owner's stateroom has a queen-size bed and flat screen TV. Most important is a private head and shower.

There is a second stateroom with two twin beds that easily convert to a queen-size bed. This port side stateroom has its own guest head and shower.

The spacious well-appointed galley includes finished white cabinetry and salon-level breakfast bar. Preparing meals for the crew is easy with a flush-mounted three-burner electric stove, refrigerator with freezer, microwave and toaster-oven.

The salon offers two large sofas with large storage area below each. You will enjoy the new custom wood cocktail table and a full dinette. Entering the adjacent cockpit offers bench seating, and teak dining table with chairs. The aft deck is fully enclosed with canvas and isinglass. The bridge features centerline helm station with lots of room for electronics, dual swivel seats and a wonderful lounge environment. The flybridge instruments have covers, as well as all seating.The rear cockpit isinglass has sunscreen covers as additional protection from the sun. The carpet has covers throughout the Flybridge and salon to protect against stains and moisture.The owners have taken pride of ownership in keeping this vessel in excellent condition.

As added safety there is a Westerbeke 9.0 KW generator, and electric windlass. No matter where you anchor you are prepared to enjoy with extra comfort.

Here is a summary of features that make this Sea Ray such an excellent choice for a pleasure craft:

  1. Custom windows in salon/dinette/galley
  2. Custom sunshade for cockpit isinglass
  3. Custom Bed Coverlets in both staterooms
  4. Custom table in Salon
  5. Custom shelving in Galley
  6. Cedar line closets
  7. Large pantry
  8. Custom carpet covers through out
  9. Props and shafts tuned 5/2023
  10. Sun pads for foredeck and flybridge
  11. De-humidifier
  12. Built-in vacuum
  13. Flat screen in Master and salon
  14. Radio sound system through out
  15. Full set of Batteries 3/2022 
  16. low engine hours  
  17. Drive savers 10/2022
  18. New Charger 1/2023
  19. Tune ups 1/2023
  20. Bottom job 5/2023

Make: Sea Ray
Model: 400 SB
Year: 1997
Length: 40ft

Hull Material: Fiberglass
Engine/Fuel Type:
Located In: San Rafael, CA

  • Category: Power
  • Class: Flybridge
  • LOA: 44 feet
  • Beam: 14.25 feet
  • Min Draft: 3.67 feet
  • DryWeight: 22000 pounds
  • CruisingSpeed: 18 knots
  • MaxSpeed: 32 knots
  • Total Engines: 2
  • Engine 1
  • EngineMake: Mercruiser
  • EngineModel: 7.4L MPI
  • EngineYear: 1997
  • EngineFuel: unleaded
  • PropellerType: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • EngineHours: 1600
  • Engine 2
  • EngineMake: Mercruiser
  • EngineModel: 7.4L MPI
  • EngineYear: 1997
  • EngineFuel: unleaded
  • PropellerType: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • EngineHours: 1600

  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 352 gallon
  • Fuel Tank Count: 1
  • Water Tank Capacity: 120 gallon
  • Water Tank Count: 1
  • Holding Tank Capacity: 35 gallon
  • Holding Tank Count:1
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heads: 2

Additional Descriptions

Additional Information
Galley - Galley Salon - Norcold AC/DC Refrigerator - Freezer - Panasonic microwave - Kenyon 3-burner cooktop - Large Concealed Toaster Oven - Single bowl sink - Hot/cold pressure water - Galley exhaust fan, 12V - Galley outlets, 120V - Ample storage, above & below - Custom counter trashcan access Heads - Two private heads - Separate shower stalls - Well maintained Vacuflush heads - Vanity tops with sink - Hot/cold pressure water - Head exhaust fans, 12V - Head outlets, 120V - Vanity storage - Shower sump pumps - Macerator pump for overboard discharge - Deck pump-out Electrical - Dual 30A shore power service - (2) 50' shore cords - 9.0kW Westerbeke generator - Pro Mariner 40A battery charger - (3) G31 house/start batteries - (1) G27 generator battery - (1) Inverter System for offshore power - Two flatscreen TV sets - AC/DC main distribution panel Hull/Deck - Stainless steel bow, safety rails, excellent condition - Internal sea strainers - Swim platform with ladder - Cockpit table + 4 chairs - Anchor pulpit; roller with Delta 35lbs. anchor - Windless - Bow Sun Pads - Radar arch with radar mast - Waxed Regularly

Additional Features

  • TV SET
  • VHF
  • GPS
  • OVEN


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. Buyer should assume that items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht, and should instruct his agents, or his surveyors to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.

Joel Kauffman

Yacht & Ship Sales


25 Third Street
San Rafael, CA 94901

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