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Cabo 40 Flybridge Convertible

Caroline Kai

2005 • 40' (12.19 m) • Power

$480,000 USD

2005 Cabo 40 Flybridge Convertible

"CAROLINE KAI" is a captain maintained 2005 40' CABO FLYBRIDGE. She features Twin MAN 720 HP Diesels, Custom Fiberglass Molded Hardtop with 2016 EZ2CY Enclosure, All new bridge and helm seat cushions August 2019, Bow Thruster, Rupp Double Spreader Outriggers with Center Rigger, Custom Teak Ladder Back Helm Chairs and Transom Door.

"CAROLINE KAI" also boasts an extensive electronics package to include the following: Garmin 8624 GPS, 2013 Furuno Navnet 3D Radar / Fishfinder / Chartplotter, 2013 27" Gruman Flat Panel Display for Furuno 3D System, Sirius SAT Weather Receiver, AIS Receiver and Much More.


Vessel Information

Builder: Cabo
Model: 40 Flybridge Convertible
Model Year: 2005
Category: Power
Sub Category: Flybridge, Convertible Boats, Saltwater Fishing
Condition: Used

LOA: 40' (12.19 m)
Engine Info: MAN D2876LE405 Direct diesel 720|horsepower Inboard 5 Blade, Bronze 2252 Port

Location: Palm Beach Gardens, FL US
City: Palm Beach Gardens
Country: US

Vessel Walkthrough

"CAROLINE KAI" has both a versatile and extremely functional two stateroom, two head layout. The salon is large with an L-Shaped leather sofa to port facing a slightly raised dinette with a custom Teak high gloss table. The galley is a step down to port. This open arrangement enhances the social feel between the salon and galley. The galley offers everything a 40' sportfish could possibly need. One of the heads is full service with access from either stateroom and the other is a day head just forward of the galley port side accessed from the companionway.


  • Ceramic cook top, with two burner recessed with Corian cover
  • Corian countertop
  • Countertop lighting - recessed LED Lighting (4)
  • Teak Backsplash
  • Large under galley sole storage compartment
  • Panasonic Microwave/convection oven
  • Side by side refrigerator/freezer, AC/DC
  • Plenty of storage compartments and drawers throughout

Primary Stateroom:

  • Island Queen Berth
  • Custom Upgraded Mattress
  • Independent air conditioning/heating, New blower motor 2022
  • Foredeck hatch with retractable shade
  • Hanging locker, cedar lined port and starboard side
  • Recessed LED lights
  • Storage compartments and large drawers below bed
  • 24" Samsung JU7100 UHD Smart TV flat screen 110 volt built in with cable hook up and Satellite Hook-up
  • Two rod storage lockers with horizontal rod racks

Primary Head:

  • Head, Sealand vacuflush with Purasan system
  • Separate stall shower
  • Toiletry storage cabinet
  • 24V Recessed LED lighting
  • Corian countertop

Guest Stateroom:

The second stateroom is located to starboard and can easily sleep three thanks to her versatility. She has a large berth for a VIP couple, kids or whomever. Above that there is a unique slide-out top bunk for a third person if ever necessary.

  • Bedspread, sheet set
  • Hanging locker, cedar lined
  • Overhead light, LED 24VDC
  • Pillow shams
  • Reading lights, 24VDC
  • Single slide out upper berth
  • Storage under berth
  • Vinyl headliner
  • Independent A/C and Heat Control
  • New A/C blower motor 2021

Guest Head:

  • 24V Recessed LED lighting
  • Corian countertop
  • Framed mirror
  • Head, sealed vacuflush, electric with Purasan system
  • Toiletry storage cabinet


The cockpit of the 40 Cabo shows you she is all about fishing. Her 15'9' beam makes for a spacious well laid out cockpit. Against the forward port side bulkhead there is an optional deep bait freezer, a sink/bait prep area and engine room access. On the starboard side there is a large drink box and switches for the macerated fish boxes. She has plenty of room for tackle storage with multiple drawers for lures, tools or terminal tackle. There is a large transom live well. In the deck there are two macerated fish boxes one of the fish boxes is also the ice bin for the ice chipper and access hatch to the lazarette and emergency fuel shut offs. You can also access the fuel tank to dip the tank with a measuring stick for 100% accuracy.

  • Aluminum reinforcing plate installed for mounting rocket launcher
  • Electric reel plugs June 2019
  • Arrigoni design custom Teak rocket launcher (4 rods, 2 cup holders)
  • Bait prep center, includes sink, rigging board and tackle storage, fitted with custom lid, gas spring actuator, full-length stainless-steel piano hinge and custom latch
  • Bait tank, 48 gallons, molded into transom
  • Fish boxes, large capacity, insulated with macerator pump out system
  • Hatches, lazarette and fish boxes (2), heavy duty with "O" ring seals, drains, gutters, and full-length, stainless-steel piano hinges
  • Ice box, fitted with custom gasketed lid, gas spring actuator, full-length stainless steel piano hinge and custom latch
  • Rod-gaff racks, port and starboard
  • Self-bailing cockpit scuppers
  • Transom door with top gate, extreme duty polished stainless-steel hardware
  • Fresh and saltwater wash down
  • Dive platform with tender tie downs and folding swim ladder


You will not find a more perfectly laid out helm and electronics package on any Cabo on the market today! The two large screens make navigating and fishing a breeze!

  • New Flybridge and helm chair cushions August 2019
  • Custom Molded Hardtop
  • Radar Pod
  • Antenna: Stand-offs with (2) 16' antennas
  • Lights: recessed red
  • Lights: recessed white (2)
  • Lights: Anchor and running lights
  • Spreader Lights: (2) Quartz 100V 300W GE Molded and Installed - S/S Bezel
  • Forward storage lockers
  • Large electronics console, custom molded
  • Pedestal mounted custom teak helm and companion chairs, adjustable
  • Single lever electronics control - palm beach
  • Stainless steel helm wheel
  • Storage cabinet at helm
  • (9) Rod Rocket Launcher welded to aft rail
  • Auxiliary distribution panel for electronics
  • Custom switch panels
  • Complete custom engine instrument panel with audible and visual warning system
  • Compass with light, flush mounted bench seat forward of console with cushions, storage and insulated drink box
  • Bridge ladder with safety rails to match deck rails
  • Rupp Double Spreader Outriggers with Center Rigger
  • U-Shaped Handrail mounted to underside of Hardtop

Helm and Electronics:

  • (4) Cup holders, storage compartment and USB charging added
  • Furuno RD33
  • Simrad AP26 auto pilot
  • Lewmar Bow Thruster control
  • Fusion UD750 Color Display Marine Entertainment System with Bluetooth (2015)
  • ACR spotlight control
  • (4) Bridge overhead tri-color LED lighting
  • Furuno NAVNet 3D MFD black box
  • Updated charts and satellite imagery
  • 27" Northrup Gruman display
  • Garmin 8624 24" display
  • Bridge Control display control unit
  • (2) ICOM 604 VHF radios
  • AIS receiver

Hull and Deck:

  • Fresh water washdown
  • Lewmar V2 Windlass
  • Cockpit bait freezer
  • California-style bow rails
  • Rupp Outriggers
  • LED tri-color courtesy lighting under gunwales
  • Fusion MS-NRX200i wired remote
  • Klipsch CP6 Outdoor Speakers under gunwales
  • Phone/TV connection port in cockpit
  • Complete bottom job in 2018 (soda blasted, new barrier coating and bottom paint)
  • Dometic Ice chipper
  • Sea Water Pro 35-Gallon per hour water maker


  • 12.6KW Freshwater cooled Westerbeke diesel generator with sea water strainer, remote start and gauge panel, water lift muffler, safety shut down system, sound enclosure with 2,870 Hours
  • 50' Shore power cord with retractable Glendinning Cord Master, 220V, 50 amp
  • Battery charger 220V, 24VDC, 50amp
  • Battery on/off switches, vapor proof
  • HV Duty batteries
  • Engine room lights, 24VDC and 100V AC
  • Ground fault circuit interrupter receptacles throughout boat
  • Horn, dual air trumpet
  • Interior lighting, 24VDC and 110V AC
  • Bonding system

Engine Room:

  • Twin MAN 720 HP Turbo Diesel Engines (Port = 2,252 Hours, Starboard = 2,244 Hours)
  • 110 VAC and VDC Fresh Water pump
  • Bilge pumps, four automatic/manual
  • Bonding system with transom zinc plate
  • Braided hose sleeves on all nylon hydraulic lines
  • Bright white bilge and engine room
  • Bronze high speed water intake scoops with integral sea water strainers
  • Double constant torque stainless steel clamps on all engine exhaust hoses
  • Double hose clamps on all hose fittings where possible, stainless steel
  • Electronic controls with trolling valves, engine synchronizer and manual back-up
  • Emergency bilge pump diverter valve on starboard engine
  • Engine alarm system
  • Engine room intake fans (2) 24VDC
  • Engine room fire extinguishing system, automatic, Halon system
  • Fresh water cooling on main engines
  • (3) High water bilge alarms
  • (2) Holding tanks with warning lights, macerator, and dockside discharge. Total 54 gallons. Individual tank for each head. Plumbed to use common macerator and pump out.
  • Metal braided fire-retardant fuel lines
  • Oil change system, main engines, generator, and transmission
  • Propeller shafts, high strength stainless steel, 2.5-inch diameter
  • Power steering (Port main)
  • Sea cocks, UL approved for marine application, bronze, fitted on all thru hulls below water line
  • Stuffing boxes, drip-less lip seal type (tide seals)
  • Water heater, stainless steel, 220VAC, 11-Gallons (new 2022)
  • Electric fuel priming pumps

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.


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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