Cape Dory 42 Ft. Trawler

All New Cape Dory 42 ft. Trawler


This new 42 ft. Trawler was designed by the world recognized, award winning naval architecht Howard Appolonio and is a sure winner and success.

Custom Superior Quality Interior


This is  one of several interior design and material choices.  You may also  designate your own interior designer and custom materials to design your yacht to your specifications.

Comfortable Aft Deck


Spacious aft deck provides ample seating to enjoy the fresh air and great views.

Choose one of several layouts


Choose from our selection of layout designs or make your own custom adjustments. 

3 Large Staterooms


Choose your own bedroom fabrics and designs to customize your yacht to your tastes.

Spacious Salon & Aft Deck


Elegant styling and excellent layout allows for lots of room for entertaining, relaxing or enjoying a great meal.

Specifications & Features


42 ft. Cape Dory Trawler Sedan Standard Specs



Length   Overall:     13.5   M   45’

Beam:  4.30   Meters   19’7”


Draft:  1.40   Meters  4ft. 8 in.


Displacement   (Light)  12,000   Kg


Displacement   (Heavy) 16,000   Kg


Fuel   Capacity (S5tandard) 1,200  liters


Water   Capacity 700  Liters




Air   Conditioning 

Naval   Architect 

Interior   Style  

Yanmar   480HP x 1

ONAN   7KW x 1

24K BTU   x 2 

Howard   Apollonio (Seattle.U.S)

Dream   Yachts Team



1) Engine: marine diesel with isolation mounts, gear box

2) Freshwater cooling on engine

3) Engine alarm system

4) Racor fuel filter(s)

5) Two 600 Liter fuel tanks

6) Stainless steel propeller shaft

7) Stuffing Box: PYI Dripless  

8) Bronze propeller 

9) Full keel, GRP Rudder (for single engine set up)

10) Hot and cold pressurized water

11) Manual bilge pump

12) Bronze sea strainer

13) Seacocks on water thru-hull fittings


1) Anchor platform, 316SS with twin rollers

2) 18kg SS anchor, with 50 meter SS chain, CQR type 

3) Bow and Stern thruster, 4hp each, with combo joystick at helm, QUICK

4) Cleats 2 bow, 2 mid-ship, 2 aft

5) Deck hatch over forward cabin with insect screen

6) Selected windows sliding type: at Galley area only

7) Door locks on all saloon doors with keys

8) Horn, electric

9) GRP non-skid swim platform and solid “D” section rub rail

10) Deck rails stainless steel, 316L SS

11) Transom & P&S side gates

12) Double arm Windscreen wipers and fresh water washers

13) International navigation lights

14) Accommodation ceiling lights, LED

15) 12DC LED reading lights in cabins

16) Cabin door locks 

17) 4 step folding s/s swim ladder


1) AC/DC switches panel

2) Battery selector switch and engine battery cut off switch

3) 12V electrical outlets in helm station

4) 240V AC electrical outlets throughout

5) 12V electric lights: 8-main salon, 3-forward cabin, under berth lighting, 1-head, 1-shower, 4-engine room, 2-Lazarette

6) GFCI protection outlets at head and galley

7) Color-coded wiring harness

8) 4 batteries (single engine)

9) Marine hot water heater, QUICK

10) VICTRON CENTAUR 12V/40-amp battery charger

11) Bonding systems with zinc anode

12) Two Rule bilge with Rule Float switches

13) Jabsco fresh water pump

14) Bennett trim tabs, 48” * 12“, with dual rams 


1) Anchor Locker

2) Stainless steel Bow Rail

3) Bow, stern and spring cleats

4) Cockpit storage

5) Compass

6) Cockpit courtesy lights

7) Anchor pulpit

8) SS rub rail

9) Windshield Wiper/Washer

10) Hardtop hatch and forward cabin hatch

11) Helm Side access door

12) Solid laminate hull with vinyl ester resins in external layers and fitted with internal GRP stringers


1) Engine control handles 

2) One instrument control center

3) Stainless steel wheel

4) Hydraulic steering

5) Switch panels, 12V DC outlet 

6) All navigation electronics to be optional: Radar, Depth sounder, Chart plotter, GPS, etc. Specs and cost subject to owner selections 

7) Memory foam seat with back rest, covered in vinyl 

8) Helm side sliding door 

GALLEY and Salon

1) SS double sink

2) Under counter 12V DC refrigerator, Indel B, 130L, One each

3) Electric Hot Plates

4) Microwave in overhead cabinet

5) Designer choice galley faucet

6) Cabinets and drawers, with special damper hardware

7) Artificial stone counter tops 

8) Wood planked floor with engine hatch 

9) L settee with hi-low table 

10) Cabinets and drawer for storage 

MSR (stbd MSR Layout):

1) Queen size bed, with 10” memory foam mattress and cover

2) Storage under bed

3) Island bunk with side walk on each side 

4) Port hole for fresh air 

5) Large skylight overhead, with privacy cover 

6) Fabric and vinyl covered head board 

7) Vinyl strips at hull side 

8) Forward end TV recess area with storage cabinet below 

9) Wood planked floor 

10) Night stands with drawer on each side 

11) LED reading lights 

12) LED ceiling lights 

13) Double sliding doors for easy access and more natural light 

14) Hanging locker, cedar lined, with auto light, A/C fan inside 

Forward Cabin:

1) V shape twin bed, can be swiveled to form a big one

2) 10” memory foam mattress with cover, 

3) Storage under bed

4) Side counter with storage under 

5) Port hole for fresh air 

6) Overhead escape hatch, with privacy cover 

7) Fabric and vinyl covered head board 

8) Vinyl strips at hull side 

9) Hanging locker at port aft corner, Cedar lined with auto light, A/C fan inside 

10) Carpet floor for cabin 

11) Night stands 

12) LED reading lights 

13) LED ceiling lights 


14) Electric Marine head, Jabsco

15) 200 Liter holding tank with macerator pump out

16) Separate shower stall with glass door 

17) Electric blower in head

18) Shower sump pump 

19) Built in shower seat

20) Teak floors in head and shower stall 

21) Built-in vanity

22) Mirror

23) Overhead sky light glass 

24) Towel ring, paper holder, faucet, Kohler or equal 

25) Storage cabinets 

26) Wood panels with upper section in vinyl panels 


1) Southco exterior cabinet hardware

2) Southco deck hardware

3) 20-inch x 20-inch hatches

Exterior Fit and Finish:

1) High quality gel coat for UV protection

2) Teak planked decks for aft deck; side deck and fore deck in non-skid surface; swim platform non-skid with teak grids

3) Salon aft doors in four sections: sliding + folding 

4) Aft deck L lounge with standard vinyl upholstery

5) Aft deck big table for dinning, Hi-Low type 

Interior Fit and Finish:

1) American oak wood panels, with natural wax finish for no smell

2) Vinyl head liners and wall panels 

3) Designer type fabric liners at salon side windows, etc.

4) American oak planked floor, satin varnish for salon, lower accommodation walk way and stairs

5) Wood door frames and doors  


1) Hull bottom anti-fouled

2) Aft Deck rope and storage locker

3) Gas tank storage locker in aft deck, accessible from swim platform 

4) All drawers to be lockable for heavy seas 

5) Curtains in cabins. Galley and salon area to be optional 

6) Shore power inlet, 30Amp

7) Owner’s manual with video operation guide on systems, service hatches, equipment, etc.

8) Equipment suppliers manual: engines, genset, etc

9) Electrical wiring diagram and plumbing drawing

10) Other export and import documents

General OPTIONS:

1) Engine options: Single 220 to 480 hp, Dual engine setup for up to 430HP for 22 knots;

2) Corian countertops

3) Upgrade to 11KW generator

4) Raymarine navigation package, or equal

5) Stereo system: specs and cost subject to owner selections

6) One more under counter refrigerator, 90L

7) Ultra leather or other interior vinyl or fabrics 

8) Bed packages

9) Search Light

10) Vessel built to NSCV standard

11) Tender lift/swim ladder combo at swim platform with winch 

12) Window covers, aft deck enclosures 

13) FB deck with console, helm seat, Bimini top