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1961 Breuil 36 Sport Fisher

Newport Beach, California



 “They don’t make them like this anymore” 

These boats were built in Miami Florida 
A heavy boat built to pound in rough seas alongside the Bertrams. 
She combines classic style, space, comfort, and performance.

“MAX” has classic great lines, lapstrake mahogany hull and solid deck.
The hull is glassed in below the water line

Well powered with Crusader 454LT engines (about 2 years old)   
Open teak cockpit with Custom Fighting Chair and Large Sun Pads
See your reflection in the varnished woodwork
Lower engine controls, Full Sunshade Covering
Forward Stainless Steel Rails
Bow Pulpit w Windlass
Custom Deck Crane rated to 1000lbs
Avon Dinghy & OB    
Fly bridge with a Custom hardtop & Enclosure
Full Electronics; Seating for 4,Outriggers, Rocket Launchers, Bait Bags

Sliding door from cockpit to salon

Teak flooring & carpeting, large windows for natural light
Galley features mahogany cabinets, solid surface counter top,
Stainless steel sink, convection oven, and refrigerator.
The entertainment center includes a TV with Intellian Satellite,
Bose sound System w and speakers in salon, cockpit, and bridge.

A comfortable interior make her an excellent sportfisherman or coastal cruiser.

Owned and maintained by a true “yachtsman”  
MAX is in flawless, pristine condition

Owner is open to “trade” But for What….?

Basic Boat Info

Make: Breuil
Model: 36 Sport Fisher
Year: 1961
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Wood
Boat Hull ID: 1500
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 36 ft
Length Overall: 40 ft
Waterline Length: 35 ft
Beam: 13 ft
Cabin Headroom: 6'3 ft
Electrical Circuit: 12 V
Single Berths: 2
Double Berths: 1
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Crusader
  • Model: 454
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 310hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 2016
  • Engine Hours: 500
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Crusader
  • Model: 454
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 310hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 2016
  • Engine Hours: 500
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 620hp
Cruising Speed: 17 kn
Maximum Speed: 24 kn


Fuel Tanks: 3
Fuel Tank Capacity: 100 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Other
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 80 gal
Water Tank Material: Plastic
Holding Tank Count: 2
Holding Tank Capacity: 40 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Maximum Number Of Passengers: 10
Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Antique and Classics, Sports Fishing Boats, Saltwater Fishing


Lou Mencuccini
South Mountain Yachts


South Mountain Yachts
Monarch Beach, California, US, 92629

Deck & Cockpit

Windlass w Anchor Line & Chain
Custom Bow Pulpit w Anchor Chute
Custom Removable Crane w 1000 lbs Capacity
Raised Dinghy Chocks
Aggressive Grey Non Skid Decking

Engine Box Seating w lounge pads & backrests:
Converts to large single Sunpad
Aft Cockpit Sun Shade  w Full additional Covering
Full Fastback Enclosure 

Transom Hot & Cold Shower
Deck Refrigerator/Food Warmer 
Teak Swim Step w Snap Davits for Dinghy
Custom Mahogany Deck Stair

Custom Removable Teak Fighting Chair
Dual Bait Bags w Individual Pumps
Multiple In Deck Rod Holders
6 Bridge Stainless Steel "Rocket Launchers"

 Custom Mahogany Transom w  Custom Lettering
Canvas Transom Removable Protective Covering

Helm & Electronics

Canvass & Isinglass Bridge Enclosure
Canvas Seat Covers
Mahogany Storage Box/Seat

Radar, GPS, Intellian Satellite, VHF Radio, Autopilot
Classic Compass 

 Lower Starboard Station w Engine Controls



Private Forward Living Quarters w Door
 Full Beam "V" Berth w 
Underneath Storage
6'3" Head room
Portside Head w Vac-U-Flush System & Black Water Tank
Cedar Lined Hanging Locker
Vanity w Lower Drawers, Upper Cabinet

Flat Screen TV w Satellite
Bose Sound System

Overhead Rod Racks 


Full 360 View w Opening Windows
Portside Booth Dinette w Custom Inlay Table Top

Lots of Counter Space w Sink
Dual Burner Glass top stove; Microwave
Built in Lower Storage Cabinets
Intercom to Helm

Custom Teak Floor


30 Amp Shore Power w Cords
Port or Starboard Shore Power Plugs
Helm Power Station
AC/DC Panel in Salon


4 8D Batteries ( approx 2 years old) w Individual Battery Boxes
 Separate Switches for each

Engines Drives & Mechanical

Crusader 454 CID Engines w Custom Flame Arrestors
Removable Engine Boxes for Ease of Service
Halon Systems, one per engine
About 200 Hours
Oversize Heat Exchange Tanks
Direct Drive, 3 Blade Bronze Props
Oversize Mufflers
3 2000 Gallon Bilge Pumps w Individual High Water Alarms
3 Fuel Tanks w Manifold system 
In Deck Fuel Site Gauges

Additional Information

Hull Fiber-glassed below water line
Mahogany Hull,Teak Decking
1.70 Gallon Air 

10' Hard Bottom Inflatable Dinghy w Canvas Cover
8 HP 4 Stroke OB Motor Included

Fine Print
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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