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2002 Hinckley Talaria 40


Portsmouth, RI, US
  • 1 Staterooms
  • 1 Heads
  • 2 Engines

MOONGLOW Has Many Custom Features, And She Has Been Continually Maintained And Updated By The Hinckley Company.  She Has Been Detailed With Additional Sleeping Accommodations In The Pilothouse And Can Sleep Up To Five Comfortably. This Spring (2023) MOONGLOW Received 2 New Yanmar Common Rail Diesel 440 Engines.


Galati Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Hinckley Yacht Brokerage.

  • Last updated Dec 20th, 2023


Quick Specs

Country: US
Category: Power
Model: Talaria 40
Model Year: 2002


Cabins: 1
Heads: 1

Hull Information

Hull ID: THC40021K102
Hull Material: Composite


Length: 40 ' (12.19M)
Draft: 2.17 ft'
Beam: 12.42 ft' (3M)


Cruising Speed: 24 Knots
Displacement 26,000 lb lbs
Fuel Capacity: 350 G. 1324 L.
Water Capacity: 80 G. 302 L.
Holding Tank: 35 G. 132 L.


Engine 1

Engine Make: Yanmar
Engine Model: 6LY 440-HP Common Rail
Engine Year: 2023
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 440
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Hours: 10

Engine 2

Engine Make: Yanmar
Engine Model: 6LY 440-HP Common Rail
Engine Year: 2023
Engine Type: Inboard
Power HP: 440
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Hours: 10


Steering System

Joystick Control

Vessel Description


MOONGLOW is a Talaria 40 with many custom features and has Majestic Blue Awlgrip, new twin Yanmar 440-hp engines, and has been continually maintained and updated by The Hinckley Company.  Please view the full specs and photos for this custom detailed boat.



MOONGLOW is a Talaria 40 that has been excellently detailed with entertaining and comfort in mind.  She sleeps two comfortably below and two or three in the pilothouse:

  • Main cabin has a V-berth area, head with separate shower, and a full galley. 
  • The pilothouse has aft port and starboard lounge seating in the pilothouse, with port and starboard pedestal tables that each can drop down to form an extra berth and has a custom filler to join the tables to form one large thwartship berth. 
  • In the cockpit is additional port and starboard aft-facing seating, a transom bench seat, as well as a custom outboard seating and a cockpit table.
  • A 3-bow cockpit bimini is full-length and provides shade and protection from the elements.
  • Reverse-cycle heat/air conditioning has outlets in pilothouse, main cabin and head



  • Majestic Blue Awlgrip Topsides
  • Light Cream Gelcoat Cabin house and Deck
  • Light Cream Single Bootstripe
  • Red Micron Extra with Biolux Bottom

Hinckley DualGuard composite construction of the hull is Kevlar E-glass hybrid and balsa core, SCRIMPed with vinylester resin.  Deck and cockpit are E-glass and balsa core, molded with polyester resin.  The deck and cockpit sole have a molded-in nonskid pattern.  Forespar Marelon seacocks.

  • Flush anchor locker in foredeck has a pneumatic strut that holds open the anchor locker hatch.
  • Foredeck anchor locker accommodates the Hinckley folding stowaway stainless steel anchor roller system.
  • Starboard mid-deck molded-in locker for additional storage.
  • Aft quarter guards
  • Sound-proofing throughout engine room and lazarette area.


Aft, the heavy-duty fiberglass swim platform has teak insert treads, stainless steel bracket and half round, and a stainless steel telescoping 3-step folding swim ladder.



  • Rounded, tapered, varnished teak toe rail with Hinckley profile
  • Varnished teak eyebrow molding around cabin top
  • Varnished teak hand rails on cabin and pilothouse top
  • Four (4) opening elliptical ports with screens on house sides
  • Hinckley pilothouse mast painted to match deck. 
  • (3) Low profile Lewmar opening aluminum hatches with screens
  • Custom Hinckley 316L stainless steel bow chocks
  • Bow, stern and springline 316L SS mooring cleats
  • Wichard padeyes with stainless steel chafe strips to hang fenders.
  • Stainless steel half round on fiberglass molded rub rail
  • Aft lazarette hatch has a custom shelf



  • Varnished teak cockpit coaming
  • Molded pilothouse sole with direct drainage scuppers
  • Full-length Diklon Natural 3-bow cockpit bimini
  • Ivory-color cockpit cover attaches to pilothouse with snaps around cockpit coaming
  • Insulated and drained cooler/fish box in transom
  • Port and Starboard louvered door lockers
  • Two transom access lockers provide serviceability to steering controls and relay units
  • Center deck hatch for storage and systems service


Aft facing seating is built in to the port and starboard engine boxes that are topped with varnished teak and separate the cockpit from the pilothouse.  These cushioned bottom and back seats have cushions finished in matching Sunbrella SB6204-07 Phosphorous fabric and have Ivory-color weather covers.  There are storage areas in each seat back, accessed through inboard facing teak louvered doors. 

  • Custom seat filler with matching cushion between the port and starboard engine seats creates a custom aft-facing bench settee.
  • The engine boxes are hinged and have electric lift systems to give easy access to the engines.


Forward-facing transom bench seat has matching cushions and Ivory color weather covers.

  • A custom low cockpit table with four legs can be used between the transom bench seat and the aft-facing engine box seats.  This table is adapted from the pilothouse seating modified center filler board. Table stows under port side combing.


More cockpit highlights include:

  • Teak side deck boarding step
  • Teak inboard cockpit boarding step platform with fittings both port and starboard.
  • Poly-Planar stereo speaker are mounted under side deck port and starboard coaming - matches gelcoat color.
  • Courtesy step-light in pilothouse entry.
  • Cockpit courtesy lighting under the side decks includes custom additional lights.
  • Deck shower with cockpit spigot with a hot and cold mixing valve is near the transom door.
  • Cockpit floodlight mounted on the pilothouse mast, painted to match deck has a custom dimmer control.
  • Boat hook is mounted under coaming on the starboard side.
  • Fishing rod holders mounted on aft deck sides with drains and covers
  • Glendenning powered shore cord reel storage system
  • Custom cockpit table


Aft, the hinged transom door in molded frame is to starboard and opens outboard offering access to the cockpit or to the heavy-duty fiberglass swim platform.



The pilothouse is finished with:

  • Varnished teak upper pilothouse sides
  • Varnished teak valance
  • Varnished teak dash
  • Teak pilothouse sole


The pilothouse has a total of five (5) glass pilothouse windows:  The sliding side windows are gray tinted and the three (3) fixed forward windows have heavy duty, self-parking, intermittent windshield wipers with fresh water washers. .  

  • Ivory-color interior window sun covers for all five pilothouse windows
  • Insulated white overhead has two (2) forward acrylic opening hatches with screen.
  • Additional overhead illumination is by low-voltage halogen lights with a dimmer switch
  • Custom red and white nav area lights are recessed in the upper port side valence with dimmer.
  • (2) Poly-Planar stereo speakers are mounted in the settee base port and starboard - matches gelcoat color.
  • Varnished teak locking companionway door forward 
  • A varnished teak handrail is on the aft end of the pilothouse roof edge. 
  • Marine air heat/AC control  


Ivory drop curtains with windows provide a fully enclosed pilothouse.

  • Custom bug screen center section of drop curtain.


Pilothouse forward has Pompanette helm and passenger seats finished in Ecru Duratouch Leather.  The  pedestal bases are powder coated.  The port seat has both height, and fore and aft adjustment, and footrest. The starboard helm seat has fore and aft adjustment. Both pedestals pivot to face aft settees.  Stainless steel footrest at the helm is on the forward bulkhead and footrest for port seat is integral.

The forward port passenger area has a varnished teak shelf with fiddle rail outboard the seat that has:

  • AC/DC electrical panel is below the shelf
  • AC/Heat vent
  • Integral cup-holder
  • Flexible gooseneck chart light
  • Fiddle on forward port dash


Helm Station (Starboard)

Helm Station has a varnished teak instrument pod and continuing shelf outboard and aft. 

  • Stainless steel 14” steering wheel with varnished wood rim
  • Hinckley JetStick
  • Dual engine controls and gauges
  • ACR Spotlight control remote pad
  • Integral cup holder
  • Exalto windshield wiper control pad on dash
  • Trim tab position indicators
  • Simrad autopilot control unit
  • Combined fuel gauges for each fuel tank
  • 12-volt DC outlet is located on the aft face of the helm outboard shelf
  • Marineair digital control pad mounted aft
  • Ignition key switches and emergency stop switches to starboard of helm seat
  • Manuel override Jet drive bucket controls


Forward of the helm seat and below the shelf outboard is a varnished teak louvered door to a storage locker that also has access to some electrical and mechanical systems. Under the helm seat and facing inboard is another storage area accessed through a varnished teak louvered door inboard.    


Helm Electronics and Navigation Equipment:

  • (3) Raymarine E120 (2 at helm, 1 at companion/navigator seat) GPS, Chartplotter, Radar
  • Simrad AP50 Autopilot
  • Raymarine ST60 Tridata
  • Standard Horizon GX2360S VHF Radio
  • Danforth Constellation high speed compass, varnished laminated binnacle mount


Aft Pilothouse:

Pilothouse aft has additional seating with two (2) curved settees, that face inboard and forward and have back and bottom cushions covered in Spinneybeck Acqua 0607 Lake Combo leather with Ivory-color  weather covers.  A varnished teak shelf is aft both port and starboard.  There is locker stowage beneath the port and starboard settees. 

  • Port side is a varnished pedestal teak table with a padded cover that can drop down to form an extra berth. The table is mounted on a custom Stidd powder coated pedestal.
  • Starboard side is a varnished custom teak table with a padded cover that can drop down to form an extra berth.  The table is mounted on a custom Stidd powder coated pedestal
  • Custom filler (includes separate custom cockpit table - see cockpit section) pieces join the tables and make a large double berth with matching cushions that can stow easily when not in use.  The filler pieces have a custom storage bag that store in the cockpit area.  (One filler piece is customized for use as the cockpit table).


Pilothouse amenities include:

  • Additional pilothouse stowage is accessed through the centerline hatch.



Entry to the main cabin is through the on-center varnished teak locking companionway door that has a louvered upper-half with removable folding varnished teak hatch top.

  • There is a teak threshold and teak companionway steps down into the main cabin.  The lower step is top-opening for stowage with a fire extinguisher mounted inside and the top-opening second step houses the master disconnect switches to the electrical systems.  



The interior is finished in a satin-varnished cherry wood with soft, insulated white overhead with cherry trim. The cabin sole is varnished teak and tulipwood and has a custom cabin sole cover.  All cabin locker doors are louvered with radius corners on the frames. 

Amenities include: 

  • (3) Opening overhead hatches include a built-in Ocean Air Shade/Screen in large forward V-berth hatch.
  • (4) Opening ports below (including head and galley) and removable screens
  • Interior overhead lights and step lights
  • Dimmers on all interior lighting except shower
  • Frigast stainless steel 12-volt lamps and recessed halogen lights in the overhead provide plenty of interior lighting 
  • Dimmers on all interior lighting except shower
  • Hella fans
  • Marine Air reverse-cycle heat/air conditioning with outlets in the main cabin, head, and pilothouse.


Entertainment system includes:

  • Alpine AM/FM/CD Receiver with 6-CD changer with remote control pad and internal FM antenna
  • Alpine 6-disc CD changer
  • Alpine MRV-F307 and MRV-407 2-channel Amplifiers for pilothouse and cockpit
  • (6) (3-pairs of Poly-planar speakers with individual zone volume and fader controls: (2) main cabin, (2) pilothouse, (2) cockpit.
  • Sharp DV-NC55U DVD/VHS player combination - located forward cabin hanging locker
  • Samsung 17" LCD monitor - forward cabin
  • Alpine KC6-420V audio/video switching network
  • UFO-TV antenna, TV Shore cord hookup and A/B switch in port hanging locker


GALLEY (Starboard)

Handy to the cockpit is the galley with gloss varnished cherry woodwork with a Sahara Corian countertop and cherry fiddles.                                                  

  • Polished deep stainless steel sink with Grohe pull-out faucet, hot and cold pressure water, with countertop matching Corian cover. 
  • Electric cooktop is outboard
  • Microwave/convection oven
  • 12-volt DC refrigeration/freezer has removable shelves with ice tray unit inboard.
  • Louvered door cabinetry


Next to the sink is a countertop accessed waste bin. 

  • Next aft is the stove
  • Two additional storage lockers with louvered cherry doors and a small fiddled shelf are over and outboard the stove.
  • The refrigeration is top-accessed through the countertop aft. 
  • Microwave/convection oven - under countertop below electric cooktop - behind louvered teak door

There is stowage in the locker, outboard and under the sink and three drawers under the countertop just forward of the sink.  A 12-volt light is mounted under the locker over the refrigeration and two halogen spotlights are over the galley area.  The Generator control panel, the Inverter control panel and water gauge are also mounted in the aft bulkhead above the counter.


Galley amenities include:

  • 110-volt GFI dual outlet, mounted on aft bulkhead
  • Step-light in galley
  • Opening port with screen
  • Opening overhead hatch screen


A forward pantry/locker with varnished stained cherry louvered door and interior shelves separates the galley from the V-berth area.


HEAD (Port):

Across from the galley and aft of the V-berth locker to port is a private head with a solid cherry door. The head countertop is varnished cherry wood. Easy to clean, the head has molded fiberglass walls and a fiberglass sole that has molded in nonskid and a drain.

  • Countertop has a polished stainless steel sink with a fixed Grohe pullout spray faucet.
  • Four (4) level Tankwatch holding tank monitor panel
  • Removable Hella fan
  • Hot and cold pressure water.
  • Separate shower area with clear Plexi-glass folding doors has a custom handheld shower fixture mounted on a “hands-free” mounting bracket. There is a teak seat and a storage locker outboard in the shower stall with a varnished louvered cherry door.  There is a separate switched dome light.  This shower area also has a custom teak shower threshold and a second head drain.
  • Opening hatch overhead in shower with screen
  • Sealand Vacu-flush marine head is plumbed directly to the holding tank.
  • Full-length Hinckley mirror with laminated wood frame is mounted on back of head door.
  • Storage is provided in a lined locker above and outboard the countertop with sliding louvered cherry doors
  • Varnished louvered cherry door access under the vanity. 
  • (2) Stainless steel towel bars
  • (2) Recessed 12-volt halogen lights
  • 110-volt GFI dual outlet
  • Reverse-cycle AC/heat vent
  • Toilet paper holder



Sleeps two forward in V-Berth:

  • V-berth cherry insert with cushion can form a double berth
  • Cushions are upholstered in Giati Abarello #2025 fabric
  • There is a cabin Marineair heat/AC control  
  • Locker storage under the V-berth cushions
  • Varnished cherry locker storage outboard port and starboard above V-berths.
  • Two dimmable dome lights are mounted on overhead
  • Two chrome Frigast 12-volt lights are mounted on the aft bulkhead port and starboard
  • Courtesy step light
  • Three removable Hella fans - mounted on forward bulkhead outboard, port, starboard
  • Two stereo speakers mounted in forward bulkhead 
  • 12-volt outlet - front face of port hanging locker


Custom mounted Samsung 17" TV monitor in recessed centered forward bulkhead behind a lift-up teak louvered door that is supported when viewing.

  • TV locker is hinged to port to allow access to the chain locker forward.


Aft of the V-berth to port:

  • Large cedar-lined hanging locker with fiddled shelf storage over. 
  • Matching cushioned seat in front of the hanging locker.


Starboard is a pantry locker with a fiddled top and interior light, and a shelf within that also houses the DVD/VHS player. 



  • 12/24 volt DC electrical system:
  • (2) Lifeline GPL-31 (95/amp hr) starting battery for each main engine and includes generator starting.
  • (2) 12-volt DF-4D 210 amp/hr Service batteries for a total of 420-amps for house accessories
  • 80-amp alternator on port engine charges start batteries
  • 100-amp alternator on starboard engine charges house batteries
  • (2) Lifeline House batteries
  • Balmar Regulator
  • Heavy-duty battery parallel switch also allows emergency starting
  • 12-volt outlets


110/240-volt 50 amp AC electrical system:

  • 240-volt AC shore power inlet, relay and shore power cord with Glendenning shore cord reel system
  • 80-amp battery charger
  • Statpower Prosine 2.5 shore power inverter
  • 110-volt outlets


More electrical features include:

  • Wiring for future TV installation
  • Custom Bass AC/DC electrical panel.
  • Custom separate JetStick breaker
  • Low resistance, heavy copper and sacrificial zinc anode electrical bonding system.


Panda 12-Kw generator with sound shield. 

  • 35-amp alternator on generator
  • Generator control panel includes:  Start/stop controls, pre-heat switch, and lighted warning panel.
  • Generator Hours: 285.4



  • Flexible engine mounts
  • Engine room sound insulation with lead lined foam
  • Forced air engine room blower
  • Engine boxes have double gaskets
  • 110-volt GFI protected outlet in engine room
  • (NEW) Twin (2) 2023 Yanmar 6LY 440-HP FWC Common Rail diesel engines with Hamilton 322 Jet Drive, ZF IRM301C transmission and Vetus 24-volt 7” reversible bow thruster.  Teak rimmed stainless steering wheel with Mathers controls.  Hinckley  “Jet Stick®” control system is integrated with the bow thruster.  Dual cylinder trim tab is below each jet with controls and displays at helm.
  • Racor LG 100 fuel protection pkg including 3-filters.
  • Tachometer with digital engine hours gauge.
  • Fuel, oil pressure, and water temperature gauges (Separate fuel gauges for each tank)
  • High engine water temperature alarm
  • Low oil pressure alarm
  • Water jet nozzle direction steering indicator
  • Custom wet exhaust muffler system
  • Floscan 9600 fuel monitoring system
  • Oil transfer pump for engine, transmission
  • Manual hydraulic steering pump
  • Spare hydraulic pump belts mounted to aid in quick replacement at jets
  • (3) Electric 3700 GPH 12-volt bilge pumps with float switches
  • Whale emergency bilge pump mounted below cabin sole
  • Cockpit shower with mixing valve
  • In-line 12-volt automatic shower sump pump
  • (4) 2.5# Dry chemical fire extinguishers
  • (3) Aluminum fuel tanks with transfer pumps – (1) 190-gallon and (2) 85-gallon saddle tanks
  • Stainless steel 10-gallon hot water heater – engine or electrically heated
  • Aluminum 35-gallon holding tank with Y-valve and macerator pump to overboard discharge
  • Marine Air Reverse-cycle total 26,000 BTU's Vector Compact heat/air conditioning
  • Two separate Marine Air reverse-cycle marine air conditioners total 26,000 BTU's: 
  • Main cabin and head outlet = 10,000 BTU.  Pilothouse = 16,000 BTU's.



Muir electric windlass package:  Flush foredeck anchor locker houses a Muir 1200A 24-volt DC electric windlass with polished stainless steel 22# anchor + 25” stainless steel chain + 200’ x 5/8” anchor rode and stainless steel bow roller.  The windlass can be operated from the helm station or a handheld remote at anchor locker.

  • Varnished burgee pennant staff with flush socket in bow stem plate
  • Stern mounted 4 ft. varnished teak ensign pole and flush socket
  • Boat hook mounted under side deck
  • Bell
  • Dock lines
  • (4) Fenders
  • Cockpit shower/water outlet with hot & cold mixing valve
  • Life jackets
  • Handheld flare kit
  • 12-volt trumpet air horn with switch on dash
  • Masthead and running lights
  • ACR Spotlight - Pilothouse rooftop forward mounted with helm mounted electric remote control
  • Aft-deck Floodlight mounted on mast
  • Horn - Loud hailer horn painted to match deck
  • GPS/DGPS/WAAS antenna and radar painted to match deck
  • UFO/TV antenna
  •  Glendenning shore cord reel system and 50-amp shore cord


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.