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2016 40 ft

$ 550,000
Newport, RI, US


The Reliant 40 is located in Newport, Rhode Island.

*** Priced To Sell***

** Please call for a full update on this unique opportunity. **

The Reliant 40 recently participated in the 12 Meter World Championships, providing support for the yacht Defender. This was the largest 12 meter fleet ever to compete in the United States and Reliant Yachts was pleased to participate in this very worthwhile event to benefit the Warrior Sailing Program.

Reliant, a Commuter 40presents a rare opportunity to own a fine downeast-style yacht this season, without delay. She is now seriously for sale, as the owner wishes to move up.

Reliant Yachts is a premium builder of classic yachts, merging classic American yachting sensibilities with the unparalleled craftsmanship found in Istanbul. This Commuter 40 is a fine example of their work. 

You can read Power & Motoryacht's review of Reliant at the bottom of this listing, and may see her currently in Newport Harbor, and in September at the Newport Boat Show, and then at the Annapolis Power Boat Show. 

Please call the listing broker for an appointment.


Name Reliant
Price $ 550,000 USD
Year 2016
Length Overall 40 ft
Draft 3.25 ft (Max)
Beam 11.17 ft
Location Newport, RI, US
Hull Material Fiberglass


Engine 1
Engine Location Port
Drive Transmission Direct
Power 320|horsepower
Fuel diesel
Hours 350
Engine Make Yanmar
Engine Model 8LV-320
Model Inboard
Engine Year 2015
Engine 2
Engine Location Starboard
Drive Transmission Direct
Power 320|horsepower
Fuel diesel
Hours 350
Engine Make Yanmar
Engine Model 8LV-320
Model Inboard
Engine Year 2015

Additional Information

Hull Construction
  • Hull - The modified deep-V hull has been designed to cut through heavy seas with confidence and comfort. Beyond their superior handling characteristics, Reliant hulls are designed with substantial chines to provide enhanced stability in a seaway. When cruising the hull trim is noticeably more level than other performance boats where vision over the bow is impaired at speed.
  • Construction - Fiberglass laminate with cored structural frames, bi-directionally laminated to produce exceptionally strong structure. Lateral and transverse beam stringer system to distribute loads and proved torsional and for and aft rigidity.

  • Hull Interior - Accessible bilge spaces coated with white epoxy pain to provide smooth easily cleaned surfaces

  • Bottom - painted with two coats of International bottom paint, Ablative Copolymer Technology anti-fouling paint.

  • Boot Top - Single stripe, Awlgrip paint system used.

  • Name & Hailport - done in Burled Gold

  • Hull Exterior - Blue - using Awlgrip paint system

  • Cove Stripe - Gold using Awlgrip paint system.



  • Helm station with two forward and two side clear fixed windows.
  •  Includes double windshield wipers with fresh water spray controls.
  • Toe rail - Custom jointed varnished mahogany cap and rub rail with SS nosing.
  • Ports - Four side opening ports, with screens, recessed into cabin sides.
  • Deck Hatches - One large Lewmar overhead hatch and two medium Lewmar deck hatches. Aft are wrap around open windows inset for eisenglass.
  • Quarter and Midships chocks - Integral chocks set into toe rail, two port, two stbd.
  • Mooring Cleats - Stainless steel: two 10” forward cleats, two 8” springline cleats and two 8” aft cleats.
  • Brow Molding - Varnished teak brow moldings along cabin house sides.
  • Scuppers - Four stainless scuppers in aft cockpit sole.
  • Flag Pole Socket - High gloss varvished mahogany ag pole at stern and SS welded in socket on bow pulpit.
  • Bow Rail - Fabricated from 1” diameter heavy wall stainless steel tubing.
  • Deck Anchor - Reliant Anchor Deployment System TM - Hinged anchor arm recessed in deck compartment for deployment.
  • Deck Joinerwork and Trim - Varnished mahogany with smooth high gloss nish.
  • Deck, Cockpit - Laid teak sole in cockpit and bridge deck at no additional charge.
  • Windlass - Lofrans, 1000W, 12V stainless windlass with controls at helm station and at bow.
  • Swim platform - Large teak surfaced platform with S.S. frame. Dinghy cleats and boarding grabrail. Removable S.S. Swim ladder mounted at swim platform.
  • Superstructure - Laminated marine plywood with berglass and epoxy exterior.
  • Deck and Superstructure - Exterior painted white using Awlgrip paint system.


  • Bridge Deck - Forward starboard steering station with custom helm seat and with custom steering console. Aft port and starboard are large upholstered settees. Entertainment center and electrical panel to port.
  • Galley - Located to port below. Fully applianced with 2 burner stove, microwave, refrigerator and doublesink.
  • Aft cockpit - Standard teak sole. Cockpit with Sunbrella covers. Storage provided under seating. Large deck hatch with pneumatic lift assist pistons.
  • Head - Separate head and stall shower compartments. Head provides vanity, cabinet and linen storage. Framed mirror, bath towel racks, hand towel rings, glass and soap holders. Large shower compartment with shower sump.
  • Forward Master Stateroom - Large center line double berth with filler cushion and drawers with deep double drawers under. Hanging locker and built in cabinets to port and starboard.
  • Engines - Twin Yanmar 320 hp engines. 
  • Engine Panel - All electric including gauges for RPM, oil pressure, voltage, temperature and audible alarm for over temperature and low oil pressure, fuel.
  • Fuel Fill - High speed fill
  • Shafts - 316 Stainless Steel 2" shafts
  • Propellers - Two bronze 4 blade props
  • Stuffing Box - Dripless shaft stuffing box
  • Fuel Tank - Stainless steel fuel tanks with baffle plates and inspection ports
  • Fuel filters - Two Racor 75/900 max fuel filters with selection valving
  • Engine Room Insulation - 4" mylar foam laminated with lead insulation
  • Fire Extinguishing System - Automatic type installed in engine space
  • Trim Tabs - 36'9" dual cylinder trim tabs with helm indicators
  • Generator - Onan 5kw with sound shield
  • Engine Ventilation - Engine room ventilation fans. Delta-T mist eliminators at house sides with matching paint color
  • DC Switchboard - DC voltmeter, DC ammeter, with DC circuit breaker positions, 12 volt DC electrical system
  • AC Switchboard - With ship/shore power selector, main breaker for each power source, polarity indicator, volt meter, ammeter, & 8 branch circuit beakers.
  • Engines Starting Circuit - Dedicated alternator charges engine starting bank of two, 200 amp hour maintenance free batteries, one for each engine.
  • Ship Service Electrical Feed - Dedicated alternator charges two maintenance free 200 amp hour batteries
  • Inverter - 1.5 kw inverter provided for convenience running small 110V appliances
  • DC Power Selection - Dual switching system permits independent selection of battery engine bank for starting or ship operation
  • AC Outlets - 2 cabin, 2 saloon, 1 galley, i head and one in engine compartment
  • Outlets - Six 120VAC outlets
  • AC System - 3-wire galvanic protected ground, 250V, 32 Ampere service system
  • AC Service - NEMA standard locking type chrome inlet fitting, white 50 foot cordset with galvanic isolator, # 10 AWG
  • Shore Power - With isolation transformer. Outlet connection located at transom
  • Battery Charger - Marine, 80 amp, multi stage multi bank electronic charger for gel batteries
  • Navigation Lights - Aqua Signal port and starboard running lights, Aqua Signal bow and masthead light, Aqua Signal stern light
  • Galvanic Bonding System - Common buss ground plate for underwater metals
  • Forced Ventilation - Blower for engine compartment
  • Fume Sensor - Carbon Monoxide detector installed in accordance with ABYC
  • Stove - 110V electric cook-top with two burner solid heating elements.
  • Refrigeration - 12 volt DC under counter refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Sink - Stainless Steel double bowl, galley sink and Franke faucet with spray handle.
  • Marble counter tops
  • Water - HDPE fresh water tank with electric gauges and access port
  • Potable Water System - US FDA formulatin lined hose, polybutylene piping
  • Water pressure - Jabsco 12V DC fresh water pump with pressure tank.
  • Water Heater - Whale eleven gallon, 40L, operates both from engine and 110V AC
  • Sinks - Franke stainless steel in galley and Grohe stainless steel, mirror finish head sinks
  • Head Faucets - Grohe, European style chrome bronze faucet in head
  • Galley Faucet - Franke, European style chrome bronze
  • Toilets - Tecma electric marine toilet connected to holding tank with deck discharge and valving for use outside restricted waters.
  • Sanitation Device- Type III, 30 Gal. holding tank with Jabsco electric pump for underwater discharge
  • Shower Sump Pump- Feed through strainer to Whale Gulper 320 power diaphragm pump with overboard discharge. Stainless shower tray with teak grate
  • Bilge Pumps - Three Rule 2000 bilge pumps, with level sensors
  • Inlet and Discharge Fittings - Thru hull fittings with labeled seacocks on all underwater connections. Plumbing lines labelled with function and flow direction.
  • Tank Gauges - Water, fuel and holding tank level monitoring system
  • Engine Room Faucet - Fresh water outlet in engine room
  • Deck shower - Fresh water shower aft with hot and cold water


Misc. Gear & Safety Equipment
  • Anchor and Rode - Delta SS primary anchor and 250 feet of 1/2" laid nylon line with 15 feet of 5/16" galvanized chain leader
  • Anchor - Galvanized spare anchor and line
  • Mooring Lines - Four 40ft length 5/8" laid nylon dock lines
  • Fenders - Four 10" * 26" ribbed pneumatic fenders with lines
  • Fender Covers - Four soft fabric fender covers
  • Fire Extinguishers - Four dry chemical type
  • Life Preservers - Six type 1 life preservers with reflective material
  • Colors - Varnished 1 1/4' * 60" flag staff & 4' * 6' yacht ensign, socket mount
  • Burgee Staff - Stainless steel flag staff and pulpit socket mount
  • Burgee - Reliant 16" * 24" bow pennant
  • Fog Bell - Cast fog bell for emergency sounding
  • Boat Hook - 8' telescoping aluminum
  • Horn - Chrome plated trumpet, 12 volt electric Marco Electric pneumatic horn
  • DC Plugs - Soft wood tapered plugs affixed to each underwater thru-hull fitting
  • Swim Ladder - Telescoping stainless swim ladder mounted under swim platform


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.

Allied Marine is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Reliant Yachts.