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1975 Rybovich Convertible



Stuart, Florida, United States
  • 2 Staterooms
  • 2 Heads
  • 2 Engines


Galati Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Downey Yacht Sales. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel

  • Last updated Apr 24th, 2024


Quick Specs

Country: United States
Category: Sport Fishing
Model: Convertible
Model Year: 1975


Cabins: 2
Heads: 2
Sleeps: 4

Hull Information

Hull Material: Wood


Length: 48 ' (14.63M)
Beam: 15' 5" (4M)


Cruising Speed: 24 Knots
Displacement 45000 lbs
Fuel Capacity: 3800 G. 14384 L.
Water Capacity: 450 G. 1703 L.
Holding Tank: 20 G. 75 L.


Engine 1

Engine Make: Cummins
Engine Model: QSM-11
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 610
Fuel Type: Diesel

Engine 2

Engine Make: Cummins
Engine Model: QSM-11
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 610
Fuel Type: Diesel


Accommodations & Layout

Entering the salon the settee is to port with matching bucket chairs to starboard. The galley is forward to port with Sub Zero refrigeration to starboard. Proceeding down the companionway the guest stateroom is to port with the day head/ Guest to starboard. The master is En-Suite all the way forward with oversized twin bunks, head is located forward. Islena is spacious and nicely appointed for a 48 custom.


  • Double sliding doors
  • Settee with rod storage
  • Bucket chairs beige leather (2)
  • Lamp table/liquor locker teak with ebony inlays
  • Teak cabinets and veneers
  • Stereo Marantz CD-DVD
  • Television Insignia 48"
  • (8) Tackle drawers
  • High-gloss book matched teak interior


Galley was updated with new Sub Zero refrigeration, Wolfe Cooktop, Microwave and custom cabinetry.

  • Teak and holly sole
  • Refrigerator Sub Zero teak face
  • Freezer Sub Zero teak face
  • Induction cooktop Wolfe
  • Microwave
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Teak cabinets
  • Granite counter
  • LED lighting

Master Stateroom

Spacious forward private master that comfortably sleeps two with Ensuite head.

  • Teak and holly sole
  • Twin wide lower berths with stowage underneath
  • Large hanging lockers cedar lined
  • Night table
  • Reading lights
  • Port holes
  • Ensuite head

Master Head En-Suite

  • Teak and holly sole
  • Vanity with mirror
  • Sink
  • Shower with glass door

Guest Stateroom

  • Bunks oversized (2)
  • Drawer cabinet
  • Hanging locker
  • Mirror

Guest Head

  • Shower with glass door
  • Vanity with mirror
  • Sink
  • Toilet
  • Cabinet

Electronics & Navigation

  • Garmin 5212
  • Garmin 7212
  • Garmin integrated radar
  • Garmin fishfinder
  • Garmin plotter with 12" screen
  • Standard Marine VHF
  • Icom VHF
  • Datamarine digital depth finder
  • Robertson autopilot
  • Compass 8"
  • Cummins Smart Craft (2)

Engine Room & Mechanical

Engine room is painted and clean, well organized.

  • Cummins QSM-11's 2300 hours (2)
  • Fire suppression system Fire Boy
  • Racor fuel filters dual
  • Twin Disc gears
  • Electronic controls (2) stations
  • Hydraulic steering
  • Engine alarms
  • Auto bilge pumps (2)
  • Fuel priming pumps (2)
  • Dripless Tide Seals (2) spares 2022
  • Couplers new 2022
  • Hot water heater stainless

Electrical System

  • Generator 21 KW Phasor 2245 HRS
  • Generator custom water resistant sound shield
  • Custom Rybovich distribution panel
  • Battery chargers Dolphin (2)
  • Lighting LED
  • Dockside electrical power cords (2)
  • Dockside electrical outlets (2)
  • 110 outlets GFI

Miscellaneous Deck & Hull

Bottom was stripped, fared and barrier coated 2022

  • Hull white Awlgrip 2015
  • Hull cold molded
  • Teak toe rail
  • Teak transom
  • Teak decks
  • Teak covering boards
  • Tower Jay Warren
  • Buggy top fiberglass
  • Transom door
  • Varnish in process 9-1-23
  • Pulpit teak
  • Windlass
  • Fortress anchor with rode


  • Tower Rybovich
  • Fighting chair Rybovich
  • Transom door
  • Rupp outriggers (3)
  • Live wells PRT-STB in deck
  • (2) Bait freezers w/ chill box
  • Tackle drawers
  • Cockpit coaming

Salesman's Remarks

Islena has a stellar history while traveling the world to all of the best fishing destinations with great success for her owners. She has excellent sea keeping ability, especially for her size with excellent stability. This 48 is an excellent choice for the buyer that is ready to move into a Florida custom sportfish. The current owner is going in a different direction and will consider all reasonable offers.

Exclusions & Disclaimer


  • Owner’s personal belongings
  • Artwork
  • Fishing equipment
  • Vessel name

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. Engine and Generator Hours are at the date of the listing and provided by the vessel owner for information purposes only. Any and all information should be verified by the potential buyer and his surveyor prior to acceptance.

This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.


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