Neff Yacht Sales / Used 38 foot Little Harbor WhisperJet 38 Power - BINGO BANGO

Little Harbor WhisperJet 38


2001 • 38' (11.58 m) • Power

$315,000 USD

BINGO BANGO is a highly updated and extremely well cared for example of the ever-popular Little Harbor WhisperJet 38' Extended Cabin.

Her unique combination of shoal draft and high-performance, quality construction provides a great opportunity for someone seeking a versatile, extremely maneuverable yacht with good looks. The 38s are roomy enough for cruising, yet nimble and ready to be enjoyed as day boats.

BINGO BANGO comes loaded with many extras that make her at home both in southern and northern waters. These include a hardtop, air conditioning, generator, fiberglass decks in the cockpit and teak decking in the bridge deck. She has been professionally maintained and stored indoors off-season by only the best New England Boatyards and has low hours on both her generator and engines.


Vessel Information

Builder: Little Harbor
Model: WhisperJet 38
Model Year: 2001
Category: Power
Sub Category: Jet Boats, Express Cruiser
Condition: Used

LOA: 38' (11.58 m)
Engine Info: Yanmar Jet diesel 350|horsepower Inboard 2001 842 Port

Location: Marion, MA US
City: Marion
Country: US

Steering System

Joystick Control


The Little Harbor 38 WhisperJet has a strong hull fabricated from a combination of knitted bi-directional E-glass with Kevlar hybrid laminate, foam-cored for strength and sound deadening throughout. This combination of superior materials results in a stronger boat that is lighter -- thus faster and fuel efficient.

  • Awlgrip Flag Blue Hull with single white boot stripe and red bottom
  • Awlgrip gold molded cove stripe
  • Foam-cored fiberglass hull bottom and topsides
  • Vinylester osmosis barrier
  • Knotted bi-directional E-glass with Kevlar hybrid throughout hull
  • Molded steering console and instrument box; hinged for easy access
  • Lightweight composite stringers
  • Teak windshield/teak trim interior with center opening window
  • Powder coated support/grab rails on back of hard top
  • Varnished teak eyebrows on cabin house
  • Steering wheel with teak overlay
  • Fiberglass nonskid swim platform with retractable stainless ladder, stainless steel handgrip
  • Walk-through transom

Deck Features:

  • Contrasting non-skid deck (new deck paint and non-skid, 2015)
  • Molded rub rail with stainless guard
  • Lewmar Ocean-1 anchor windlass for chain
  • Fiberglass bowsprit
  • Bruce 33 lb. anchor with chain and rode
  • Varnished teak caprail with stainless chafe guards at anchor cleats - anchor roller
  • Danforth 1300-S anchor with rode and chain
  • Stainless swim ladder
  • (6) Life jackets, USCG approved
  • (6) Lewmar anodized aluminum opening ports with screens (2015)
  • Hubbell phone/cable TV shore side plug
  • (2) Lewmar anodized aluminum opening deck hatches, salon and forepeak with screens (2015)
  • (2) Stern hawse pipes, (2) bow chocks
  • (6) Stainless steel mooring cleats, at bow, amidships and stern (stern cleats lower to flush mount)
  • Hot/cold shower in aft cockpit
  • Saltwater washdown in anchor locker
  • Dock lines
  • Horn
  • (6) Fishing rod holders
  • Fenders with covers
  • S/S hand rails


Located two steps up and forward of the cockpit, the bridge deck is the prime entertainment area of this Little Harbor WhisperJet. Totally enclosed and climate controlled or open to the elements, it is always comfortable.

  • JetStick control system (2020)
  • Custom varnished dash with all new switches (2015)
  • Morse throttle/clutch controls
  • Hydraulic steering
  • Bennett trim tabs and indicators
  • Fireboy Halon indicator
  • Highwater alarm
  • Helm position indicator
  • Fuel gauge
  • Stidd helmsman's chair (recovered 2018)
  • Windshield washers and wipers
  • Steering wheel with teak overlay customized teak lift-top chart table
  • L-settee with a tapered varnished teak table and cover (converts to double berth)
  • Settee's removable seat back can be used by the co-helmsman/navigator
  • Bridge deck refrigerator/freezer in a built-in box with top cushion for additional seating
  • Teak bridge deck sole features hatch access to engine room
  • Sole may be raised on an electric screw jack
  • Teak and Lexan "sailboat style" companionway hatch on slider with teak bi-fold doors


  • Generous cockpit with fiberglass deck sole and stern door with split stern seat and storage under striped Sunbrella upholstery.
  • Fiberglass cockpit with large opening hatch and removable storage
  • Hot/cold shower
  • Hubbell 110-volt shore side plug
  • Courtesy lights
  • Washdown outlet


The cabin below is open and uncluttered. The cabin interior has solid varnished cherry trim, locker frames, drawer fronts and corner post, a cherry hull ceiling with hand-rubbed finish, roller-bearing drawer slides with flush positive latches and a varnished teak and holly cabin sole with satin finish. There are sky screens and shades on all hatches.


Starting forward is a V-berth that converts to a very large double with filler. Deep storage is located beneath the berths. Storage shelves and lockers are above the berths, and two large hanging lockers and two storage lockers below lined with cedar are located outboard. Aft of the V-berth and to starboard is a dinette with teak table that lowers to convert to a double berth.


The elegant and functional galley is located aft to port. Equipment includes:

  • Isotherm 110/12-volt refrigerator (2015)
  • Kenyon electric stove top (2015)
  • Panasonic microwave oven with shelf
  • Pressurized fresh water system
  • 6-gallon stainless steel water tank with 110-volt element and heat exchanger
  • Stainless steel sink with Grohe faucet
  • Varnished cherry bulkheads
  • Black Pearl countertops


Aft of the galley and to port is a head with ensuite shower. It is fitted with a VacuFlush freshwater marine toilet and a holding tank system with a Tankwatch III monitor. Highlights include a porcelain sink with Grohe shower faucet, a cherry framed mirror and varnished cherry counter. The molded floor pan and drain has a removable King Starboard grate for ease of maintenance. Fixtures include: chrome towel bar, adjustable height rod for showerhead, soap dish and tissue holder. An opening port provides light and ventilation.


Electronics upgraded to Simrad in 2015.

  • 2 Simrad NSS 12" evo2, Multifunction display with hybrid touchscreen, built-in GPS Antenna, Chartplotter, Radar, Sonar, and AIS
  • Simrad 4G broadband radar with 20M cable
  • Simrad Autopilot pack, low current, AC12 Computer, RC42 rate compass, RF 300 Rudder unit
  • Simrad IS40 Multifunction instrument display
  • Simrad NAIS-400 Class B AIS transponder
  • Simrad GoFree WiFi - 1 Module
  • Simrad engine room camera with Infrared
  • Navonics Gold E-chart, All US waters & northern Bahamas
  • GAM SS-2 VHF Antenna(2)
  • Simrad N2K Network Tee
  • Simrad NEP-2 Network Hub


BINGO BANGO has a properly designed 12V DC electrical system and a 125V AC system with power from the inverter, generator or shore power. Her electrical harness is custom, and over all electrical systems design and execution is exceptional. Additionally, she has been designed and built in accordance with ABYC standards.

  • Northern Lights 5.5 kW generator, 70 hours
  • 12v/110v control and distribution panel with voltmeter/ammeter
  • Tinned wire throughout
  • Split loose fire-retardant cable conduits
  • Bonded system on all underwater hardware
  • Reverse polarity indicator
  • 12-volt cabin lighting
  • 110-volt outlets at galley and head with GFCI
  • 12-volt outlet at helm
  • Courtesy lights in cockpit
  • Guest spotlight w/ remote
  • Hard top valance lighting/night lights with switches at helm
  • Spare wire conduits for the AC and DC electrical systems
  • Trace inverter/charger
  • Engine alternator for battery charging
  • 40-amp battery charger
  • Battery switching
  • Battery cables, single insulated 4/0 with fireproof jacket
  • (2) Dockside electrical cables, 110-volt/30 amp with 50' cord


  • (2) Yanmar 350 hp engines with 274 Hamilton Waterjets
  • Isolation engine mounts
  • Cooling system removed and serviced (2019)
  • WhisperJet sound barrier (ultrasonic insulation around engine boxes, muffler wraps and gaskets on all openings)
  • Wet exhaust with discharge through transom
  • Bronze raw water strainers
  • Hydraulic steering
  • Racor fuel filter/separator
  • Engine room blowers with FRP/plastic vents on deck
  • (2) Engine starting batteries
  • MarineAir 12,000 BTU air conditioner; outlet below and on bridge deck
  • Automatic Halon fire control system
  • Vetus 7 bow thruster
  • Holding tank gauge
  • (3) 12v Bilge pumps with automatic switches
  • (2) Fuel tanks, 150 gallon welded aluminum
  • (2) Fire extinguishers, 2.5 lb.


  • Teak bridge deck sole adds additional sound reduction to an already quiet and smooth running vessel
  • Front opening window
  • Lewmar Ocean-1 windlass remote
  • Light switches for nav, anchor, cockpit courtesy, night, valance
  • (2) Manual bilge pump switches


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.

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