2011 Protector Tauranga 38 Alameda, California

SKU: YW# 1448-3468285
Vessel type: Power Boats
2 x Mercury 300hp

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  • Year: 2011


  • anchor-windlass
  • Autopilot
  • Bow Thruster
  • Cockpit Enclosure
  • Cockpit Shower
  • Electric Head
  • Electric Windlass
  • GPS
  • Heating
  • Inverter
  • Radar
  • Swim Platform
  • Trim Tabs

Recent Upgrades


YW# 1448-3468285


Vessel held in transferable LLC

Methodically designed for cruising comfort in any conditions – PROTECTOR boasts a solid fiberglass construction surrounded by durable UV protected hypalon tubes. KATARA is fully loaded offering 7000 BTU heater, bow thruster, Garmin Radar, Autopilot, GPS and Teak decks with forward bench seating.

KATARA is a professionally maintained adventure-craft housed in dry storage to ensure pristine tube and teak condition. Full cockpit canvas package, Teak deck covers and bottom paint. Under 200hrs on twin 4-stroke 300hp XL Series Verados with Digital Throttle & Shift (DTS). Cared for by Protector Services.


Standard Equipment

  • Solid hand-laid laminate hull with 5-year structural warranty
  • Hypalon tubes, UV and petroleum resistant color options including white, arctic grey, neptune grey, yellow, red, dark blue, and black
  • Twin soft-rider commander pilot and co-pilot seats
  • Rear Swim/entry platform with stainless swim ladder (twin outboard model)
  • Fully enclosed finished head area w/electric toilet, sink, linen storage, and 6’3″ standing room
  • Forward full bench seating with optional tanning pad
  • Forward stainless Sampson post
  • Cabin top stainless handrails
  • Cabin side steps with storage
  • Rubber “sure foot” flooring
  • Forward anchor and storage compartments
  • LED navigation lights
  • Twin 6′ cabin bunks (optional additional bunks)
  • 12V Refrigerator
  • Lockable cabin washboards
  • Pressure tested stainless fuel tank
  • Fresh water system
  • Full windshield with wipers and washer system
Manufacturer Description
Designed for tough luxury in any sea conditions, the newest Protector vessel features a more spacious cabin layout, expanded interior and seating options, fully enclosed standing head and a multitude of entertainment and passenger comforts. Precision handling, stability, and speed that is the signature of all PROTECTOR boats, the Tauranga 38 provides any time boating pleasure, even in unfavorable weather conditions.Custom built with Protector’s high-quality precision craftsmanship for the most discerning yachtsmen, the Protector’s Tauranga 38 is a supremely-equipped, high-speed, ultra-comfortable adventure boat with performance handling for the ultimate all-day on-the-water adventures.
Mercury Verado 300XL Series4-stroke, Inline 6 cylinder, 24 valve, DOHCFull throttle RPM range: 5800-6400Induction System: Supercharged w/charge air coolingAlternator Output: 70A (882watts)Digital Throttle & Shift (DTS) w/Electro-hydraulic power steeringSmartCraft Digital Induction IgnitionSmartCraft programmable power trim & tilt158.5 cu in (2598cc)Dry Weight : 648lbs ea.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name

Builder: Rayglass Boats
Flag of Registry: United States
Hull Shape: Deep Vee

LOA: 38 ft 6 in
Beam: 12 ft 6 in
Deadrise: 18 ° at Transom

Total Power: 600 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Mercury
Year Built: 2011
Engine Model: Verado
Engine Type: Outboard 4S
Engine/Fuel Type: Gas/Petrol
Location: Starboard
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Engine Power: 300 HP
Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Mercury
Year Built: 2011
Engine Model: Verado
Engine Type: Outboard 4S
Engine/Fuel Type: Gas/Petrol
Location: Port
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Engine Power: 300 HP

Fuel Tanks: 2 (300 Gallons)

Number of single berths: 2
Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1

Electrical Equipment
Electrical Circuit: 110V

Outside Equipment/Extras
Electric windlass

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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