San Juan 40 FB

Boat Tests


Builder: San Juan

Model: 40 FB

Model Year: 2008

Boat Type: Down East

LOA: 40'7"

Beam: 12'2"

Draft: 2'2"

Weight: 18,000 lbs. (dry)

Standard Power: 2/380-hp Yanmar 6LY3-UTP diesel inboards

Optional Power: 2/480-hp Yanmar 6LY3A-ETP diesel inboards

Fuel Capacity: 300 gal.

Water Capacity: 80 gal.


Muir Atlantic 850 windlass
Side-Power bow and stern thrusters
Lewmar deck hatch
Force 10 cooktop
Glacier holding-plate refrigerator
Cantalupi interior lights
Sealand Traveler MSD
4/Northstar 8D AGM batteries (2/start and 2/house)
6-kW Northern Lights genset
3000W Mastervolt inverter/charger
2/Marine Air 18,000-Btu A/C units (cabin and pilothouse)
PYI dripless shaft logs
Groco ARG-2000-S sea strainers (mains)
simplex Racor 500MA fuel-water separators
Reverso oil changer
Sea-Fire FE241 auto. fire-extinguishing system
Lenco electric trim tabs w/ custom planes


Simrad AP26 autopilot
Furuno NavNet 1834C radar/plotter/GPS/sounder
U-Line ice maker
Alpine AM/FM stereo/CD player w/ 8 speakers
exterior teak decking
removable teak cockpit table
opening side windows in windshield

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