Bluewater Yachts Legacy 65

Boat Tests


Builder: Bluewater

Model: Legacy 65

Model Year: 2008

Boat Type: Cruiser

LOA: 66'10"

Beam: 17'10"

Draft: 3'0"

Weight: 66,000 lbs. (w/standard fuel load)

Standard Power: 2/540-mhp Cummins MerCruiser QSC8.3 diesel inboards

Optional Power: 2/670-mhp Cummins MerCruiser QSM11 diesel inboards or 2/800-mhp MAN R6-800 diesel inboards

Fuel Capacity: 750 gal.

Water Capacity: 30 gal.


hardtop w/ windshield and wipers
Ritchie compass
SmartCraft instrumentation
Garmin GPS 5212
Side-Power bow and stern thrusters
Whirlpool convection/ microwave oven and double-door refrigerator
2/Princess cooktops
64,000-Btu Marine Air A/C
17-kW Onan genset
3/Raritan electric MSDs
30-gal. Rheem water heater
Fireboy auto. fire-extinguishing system
Perko internal sea strainers
Lenco trim tabs


Whirlpool dishwasher
flying-bridge furniture (built-in sofa, lounge chair, 3/barstools, and curved settee with custom table)
Splendide stacked washer and dryer
TNT hydraulic swim platform w/ 15' tender
anchor package (anchor, windlass, and 200' of chain)

This article originally appeared in the July 2008 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.