Kadey-Krogen 48' AE

Boat Tests


Builder: Kadey-Krogen

Model: 48' AE

Model Year: 2011

Boat Type: Trawler

Cabins 1 master, 1 guest

LOA: 53'

Beam: 17'4"

Draft: 5'

Weight: 56,450lbs. (half load)

Standard Power: 1/201-bhp John Deere 6068TFM75 diesel inboard

Optional Power: none

Fuel Capacity: 1,000 gal.

Water Capacity: 400 gal.

Layout Diagram


ZF electronic controls
Hynautic hydaulic power-assisted steering
Edson wheels
Pompanette helm chairs
Diamond SeaGlaze windows and doors
Viking range/oven
GE refrigerator, dishwasher, trash compactor, microwave/convection oven, and washer/dryer
Raritan water heater
12-kW Northern Lights genset
72,000-Btu Cruisair A/C
6/Lifeline batteries (1 main, 1 genset, 4 house)
Charles Industries 40-amp battery charger and 3,200 watt/100-amp inverter/charger
2/Sealand VacuFlush MSDs
Maxwell rope/chain windlass
Freeman Marine deck hatch
Steelhead davit
American Bow Thruster Trac stabilizers and hydraulic bow thruster


ABT Trac bow thrusters, stern thrusters, and stabilizers
electronics package (3/Garmin GPSMap 7215s, GHS10, GMI10, and Standard Horizon Eclipse DSC VHF)
Reverso oil-exchanger
EST fuel-management system

This article originally appeared in the December 2011 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.