Thunder Marine
8701 Bay Pines Blvd.,
St. Petersburg FL, 33709
Tel:(727) 381-4444
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2009 Out Island 38 Custom Express

location icon Jupiter, United States
Year 2009
Length 38 ft / 11.58 m

This 2009 Out Island 38 Express Fisherman features Cummins QSC 500 HP Common Rail engines, a phasor generator that was replaced in 2020, ice chipper and Garmin electronics. Boat has been lift-kept.

The Out Island 38 Express has a soft and dry ride and is very fuel efficient.  See full specs for complete details and call the listing broker for information or to set up a showing on the 2009 Out Island 38 Express Fisherman.





Year Built 2009
Category Power
Length Overall 38 ft / 11.58 m
Beam 14'2 ft / 4.32 m
Max Draft 3'4 ft / 1.01 m
Cabins 1
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID OIS38130F809
Engines 2
Total Engine Power 1,000 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 500 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 100 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 25 gal

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Cummins
Model: QSC 8.3
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 500hp
Type: Inboard
Engine Hours: 2675

Engine 2 Specifications

Make: Cummins
Model: QSC 8.3
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 500hp
Type: Inboard
Engine Hours: 2675

Thunder Marine is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by HMY Yacht Sales - Waterway Marina.

Vessel Details

Accommodations & Layout

The 38' Out Island offers a spacious, well equipped cockpit and helm deck, that allows the captain and crew to operate as one. A Center helm provides great visibility and allows the captain the capability to be in the action if need be in the cockpit. There are two large bench seats to port and starboard with storage underneath. Beneath starboard bench area is a freezer with multiple freezer plates.

There is plenty of storage on the helm deck and the engine room is accessed through a day hatch or the electric deck hatch. Large fish boxes, tackle drawers & storage, electric reel plugs, and plenty of rod holders are just a few options that give this express a true tournament style layout. Exterior upholstery and Isinglass redone around 2019. Isinglass is EZ2CY except for the 2 aft panels that can be rolled up.

The tower with full electronics provides the option to run the boat comfortably up top.
Below decks is a well laid out area providing comfort for island or weekend trips with plenty of storage.

Forward is a double diagonal berth with custom rod storage overhead. To port and starboard are side storage cabinets with custom rod storage to starboard. Further aft is a hanging locker and a settee that has an electric high/low table to convert into a double berth. Across to port is the galley with cooktop, microwave and refrigerator. Aft of the galley is the head and shower with rod holder and tackle storage. There is an abundance of storage all around the boat.



  • A/C & Heat
  • Flat screen TV
  • Double diagonal berth forward with storage underneath
  • Custom rod storage overhead
  • Custom rod storage starboard cabinet forward
  • Electric High/low dinette that converts to a double berth
  • Storage beneath dinette seating
  • Custom steps entering salon with storage
  • Overhead Bomar hatch
  • Drawer & cabinet storage
  • 12-volt receptacles
  • 2- vhf radios in salon
  • Clarion stereo system with pioneer speakers


  •  Corian countertops
  •  Push button positive latch knobs
  •  Vitrifrigo drawer refrigerator & freezer
  •  12 volt receptacles
  •  Princess (2) burner electric stove
  • LG Microwave


  • Fiberglass sink with storage underneath
  •  Vanity mirror
  •  Electric head
  •  Standup shower
  •  Custom rod storage
  •  Custom tackle storage

Helm Deck

  • Center helm with single lever controls'
  •  Overhead lighting
  •  Non skid deck
  •  Release teak helm seat
  •  Release teak ladder back reversible companion seating backrests
  •  Helm deck 3-sided enclosure with u-zips
  •  Two covered and recessed Teezer reels mounted under hard top
  •  Refrigerated drink box to starboard of helm chair

Electronics and Navigational Equipment

  • (2) Garmin 7212 touchscreen units (chart, bottom, radar, SAT weather)
  •  12kw Garmin HD open array radar
  •  Simrad AP 28 autopilot
  •  (2) ICOM IC-m504 vhf radio
  •  Cummins SMARTCRAFT digital engine displays
  •  FLIR thermal night vision system (can display on either Garmin screen)
  •  ACR spotlight with helm control
  •  Ritchie compass
  •  (3) Garmin cameras (1 aft facing in engine room, 1 aft facing on hardtop, 1 aft facing on tower) viewed on Garmin machines and tv
  •  Clarion stereo control at helm
  •  KVH satellite with tv, internet, sat phone, and sat radio capability
  •  Lenco trim tabs
  •  Lewmar windlass with helm control

Tower Electronics

  •  Garmin touchscreen multifunctional unit
  •  ICOM vhf radio
  •  Single lever electronic engine controls
  •  Ritchie compass
  •  Console cover
  •  Storage in console

Deck & Cockpit

  • Bausch American tower with hardtop and padded two person tower seat
  •  (10) tower mounted rod holders
  •  (9) gunnel mounted rodholders
  •  (2) Hardtop LED spreader lights
  •  (2) tower mounted spreader lights
  •  Rupp double spreader outriggers with center rigger
  •  LED running lights in hardtop
  •  (4) underwater lights (2 in transom and 2 under hull)
  •  Electric reel plugs under gunnel
  •  Cockpit combing bolster cushions
  •  Under gunnel rod & gaff storage
  •  Salt & freshwater washdown
  •  Cockpit tackle lockers and drawers
  •  Transom door & gate
  •  Transom livewell
  •  (2) in deck macerated fish boxes
  •  (6) rod Murray Brothers rocket launcher
  •  Anchor roller
  •  Lewmar anchor windlass with foot control and helm control
  •  Stainless steel plow anchor with chain and rope
  •  Bomar hatch
  •  Stainless chock
  •  Stainless cleats

Electrical System

  • 2020 12.6 kw Phasor generator (150hrs)
  •  50amp shore power
  •  AC/DC breaker panel
  •  (4) batteries (2 for engines, 1 for generator, and 1 house battery)
  •  Battery paralleling switch
  •  Battery shut off
  •  Battery charger

Engine & Mechanical Equipment

  •  Cummins QSC8.3 500hp engines (2675hrs) 
  •  ZF transmissions with electric controls at lower helm and tower
  •  Engine synchronizer
  •  Fireboy extinguishing system
  •  Engine room camera
  •  Oil change system
  •  Dripless shaft seals
  •  Racor fuel filter system for engines & generator
  •  Dayhatch and electronic lifting hatch for great engine room access
  •  Holding tank with macerator
  •  High water alarm


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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.