Great Southern Yacht Company
Destin, FL, US
Office: 850-424-5344
1989 Topaz Express
Boat Type: Express Cruiser Address: Fort Walton Beach, FL, US Price: $49,900


Topaz from a notable high quality builder of open water boats ranks high among Anglers on the secondary market.  This vessel is owned by an offshore fisherman.  She is rigged for deep water and is a known fish raiser.  This knowledgeable owner keeps "Top Rod" ready to push off.  She is reliable and is known for many overnight trips - marlin fishing, sail fishing and bottom fishing.
Fish rigged and ready with tower, teak ladder back fighting chair, Rupp outriggers, live bait well, fish box, recent integrated electronics, new upholstery, generator, A/C, new bottom job and new 3-sided fowl weather curtains.  She is powered with dependable 3208 Caterpillars that have just been serviced.


Basic Information

Manufacturer: Topaz Vessel Name: Top Rod
Model: Express Boat Type: Express Cruiser
Year: 1989 Hull Material: Fiberglass
Category: Power Hull Type:
Condition: Used Hull Color:
Location: Fort Walton Beach, FL, US Designer: Topaz
Available for sale in U.S. waters: Yes Flag of Registry:

Dimensions & Weight

Length: 32 ft - 9.75 meter Draft - max: 2 ft 1 in - 0.63 meter
LOA: 32 ft 8 in - 9.96 meter Bridge Clearance: -
Beam: 12 ft 2 in - 3.71 meter Dry Weight: 16500 ft - 5029.2 meter


Make: Caterpillar Engine Type: Inboard
Model: 3208 Drive Type:
Engine(s): 2 Fuel Type: Diesel
Hours: 3518 Horsepower: 320 (Individual), 640 (combined)
Cruise Speed: - Max Speed: -
Range: - Joystick Control: No

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank: 300 gallons - 1 tank(s) Holding Tank: 25 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank: 40 gallons - 1 tank(s)    


Total Cabins: 1 Crew Cabins: 1
Total Berths: - Crew Berths: 1
Total Sleeps: 1 Crew Sleeps: 1
Total Heads: 1 Crew Heads: 1
Captains Cabin: -    


Port Engine - Caterpillar 3208
  • Hours:  3518
  • HP:  320
Starboard Engine - Caterpillar 3208
  • Hours:  3496
  • HP:  320

  • Pipe welders Tower with an upper station (with electronics) plus a new Buggy Top
  • Teak ladder back Fishing Chair
  • Rupp Double Spreader Outriggers
  • Aerated Livewell
  • Penn #49 Teaser Reels 
  • 7 Lee's Gunnel mounted rod holders
  • 12 Tower mounted rod holders
  • 8 horizontal rod holders under bridge
  • 2 Tackle centers
  • ACR Epirb
  • Spreader Lights

Raymarine integrated electronics at the lower and upper helm (installed in 2010).  Integration includes:  a wide array of digital engine information at Upper and Lower Stations.
  • Raymarine C120W Multifunction display preloaded with US Coastal Maps
  • Raymarine RD424HD 4 KW 24" HD digital Radome
  • Raymarine C90W Multifunction display preloaded with US Coastal Maps
  • Raymarine Pathfinder Smart Heading Sensor
  • Raymarine DSM300G Network Sounder Module
  • Raymarine 5M Digital Radar Cable
  • Raymarine Sea Talk High Speed network Switch
  • Raymarine C90W Trunnion Kit
  • Raymarine M260 1KW In-hull Transducer
  • ICOM M34 Waterproof Floating Handheld Marine VHF Radio
  • Ritchie 6" Compass
  • Analog instrumentation for engine monitoring system

Primary anchor Danforth ST 600 - galvanized.  Approximately 200 ft of all chain.  Teak anchor davit and plastic roller.  Bitter end attached to inner hull.

Single cabin with convertible dinette to starboard.  Head to port.  Galley to port forward and v-berth in the forepeak.
  • Frigidaire Refrigerator
  • GE Microwave
  • Single Stainless Steel Sink
  • Water heater
  • Formica countertops
  • Kenyon 2 burner stove
  • Electric Type III USCG Head
  • Single Stainless Sink
  • Shower
  • Electric Vent
  • Overhead 12 volt lighting

  • Cruisair A/C - 12,000 BTU
  • Raritan Water Heater - 115 Volt - 6 gallon
  • One Electric Head - MSD Type III
  • Westerbeke 8KWGenerator with 1636 hours

  • 2019: New Canvas Eisenglass - 3 sided enclosure
  • 2020:  New Upholstery
  • 2020:  New Bottom Paint and Zincs
  • 2020:  Hull Wax
  • 2019:  New Calcutta Bridge Top and Buggy Top

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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Great Southern Yacht Company
Destin, FL, US
Office: 850-424-5344