Listed at $149,000

46′ Kelly Peterson 46

Boat Available
Boat type
Fuel type
Hull material
Long Beach, CA

This exceptional example of the iconic, well-regarded Kelly Peterson 46 center cockpit sailboat is now ready for her next adventures. The current owners have cruised her from Mexico to the Pacific Northwest and have maintained and upgraded her with an open checkbook for the past 24 years. If you have been looking for a capable and well-equipped cruising boat to carry you on your local or long-distance sailing adventures – you really need to take a look at “Sundance.”  Please look for all the BOLDED upgrades in the “Standard Features” section!

Number of Engines 1
Engine Brand Yanmar
Engine Model 4JH3 HTE
Engine type Inboard
Engine/fuel type Diesel
Propeller 3 blade propeller
Drive Type Direct Drive
Engine Power 100 HP
Engine Hours 1340
Number of Single Berths 1
Number of Double Berths 3
Number of Cabins 2
Number of Heads 2
LOA 46 ft 2 in
Beam 13 ft 4 in
LWL 40 ft 10 in
Maximum Draft Draft: 6 ft 8 in
Dry Weight 33300 lbs
Headroom 6ft 4in
Fuel tanks 150 Gallons
Fresh water tanks 200 Gallons
Number of Holding tanks 2



Wind speed and direction







TV set

DVD player


CD player

Cockpit speakers


Furling mainsail

Furling genoa

Storm jib

Gennaker/Cruising spinnaker


Steering wheel

Inside Equipment

Electric bilge pump

Manual bilge pump

Battery charger


Hot water

Fresh water maker


Microwave oven

Electric head


Deep freezer

Electrical Equipment

Shore power inlet



Electrical Circuit: 12V

Outside Equipment/Extras

Teak cockpit

Solar panel

Cockpit cushions

Cockpit table

Swimming ladder

Outboard engine brackets



Total Liferaft Capacity: 6

Electric windlass


Bimini Top

Genoa cover


  • Front-Opening Refrigerator, 12v Nova Kool (New 2016)
  • Large Top-Opening Freezer 12v Nova Kool (New 2016)
  • Large and Deep SS Sink w/ Pullout Faucet and Soap Dispensers
  • Hot/Cold Pressure Water
  • GE Turntable Microwave
  • Hillerange 3 Burner LPG Stove and Oven
  • Propane Solenoid Switch
  • Foot Pump for Water
  • Workroom with table and vise connects to galley
  • Plentiful storage capacity


  • Large Convertible Dinette
  • Salon Upholstery (New 2020)
  • Port settee converts to single berth with lee cloth
  • Newport by Dickinson gas cabin heater
  • Wine and Liquor Cabinet
  • 5 Fire Extinguishers
  • Roomy and Functional Nav Station w/ Chair
  • All Manuals and Instructions Catalogued

Forward Stateroom

  • Large V-berth
  • Lots of storage and large hanging locker
  • En suite head
  • Sea Era electric toilet
  • Stainless sink, modern faucet, teak grates and shower.
  • Large opening deck hatch and opening ports for good ventilation


Aft Master Stateroom

  • Queen-sized Berth
  • Settee
  • Very large hanging locker
  • Storage under berth
  • Attached Head w/ Sea Era electric toilet
  • Upgrades shower faucet (New 2020)
  • Modern faucet and soap dispenser
  • Teak grates
  • Holding tank monitor

  • Yanmar 4JH3 100HP diesel, 1341 Hours, Repowered 2006
  • Hearth Transmission (New 2006) 
  • Northern Lights M643 5KW Generator – 780 Hours
  • Engine compartment extensively soundproofed
  • Automatic fire suppression system
  • PSS Dripless shaft seal
  • (2) Racor fuel filters for engine and (1) for generator
  • Maxprop feathering 3-blade prop,, 20″

  • Raymarine E120 Color Chartplotter with Navionics Platinum chip
  • Raymarine 48 mile radar
  • Raymarine Repeater at Nav Station, displays on salon 22″ TV
  • DSM 300 Depth sounder
  • Simrad AP22  Autopilot
  • B&G Network Instruments (wind, speed, direction) w/repeater at Nav Station
  • Uniden VM 380 VHF at Nav
  • Uniden VM385 in cockpit with masthead antenna
  • SEA 322 SSB radio with insulated backstay antenna
  • Element 22″ HDTV
  • Dual MXD41 Stereo/CD with salon and cockpit speakers
  • Trutech DVD Player
  • Ritchie Globemaster Compass
  • Weems & Plath clock and barometer

  • Freedom 25 Charger/Inverter
  • Link 2000R Battery Monitor
  • (4) Lifeline GPL31- AGM Batteries 480AH (New 2020)
  • (1) Sealed Generator Battery (New 2019)
  • (2) Solar Panes 400 watts (New 2020)  
  • Ceiling, reading, closet and locker lights converted to LED
  • 110V Washdown Pump, can be switched to bilge pump, (New 2020)  
  • (1) Rule 12v bilge pump
  • (1) Rule large 2700 gph bilge pump
  • (1) Manual bilge pump
  • Bilge alarm in cockpit
  • Village Marine 20gph Watermaker (has been recently unused, will require tune-up)
Hull and Deck

  • Furling Mainsail in Hood electrically operated mast
  • Furling Genoa (New 2015)
  • UV Cover for Genoa (New 2020)
  • Staysail (working condition, has stain)
  • Cruising Spinnaker
  • Forespar Whisker Pole
  • Navtek Hydraulic Boom Vang
  • 60 lb CQR Anchor w/280′ 3/8″ chain (Re-galvanized 2020)  
  • Danforth Stern Anchor w/ rope and chain rode
  • Maxwell Nilson VWC 1000 WIndlass (Re-chromed 2020)
  • Standing Rigging (New 2017)  
  • Harken Traveller
  • Sunbrella Dodger (New 2020)
  • Bimini, attaches to Dodger
  • Cockpit cushions (New 2019)
  • Sunbrella (Navy) Exterior Covers throughout
  • Solid Teak Destroyer Wheel
  • Teak Cockpit Table
  • (2) England 55 Primary Winches
  • (2) Lewmar 40 Secondary Winches (Re-chromed 2020)
  • (1) Lewmar 43 Mainsheet Winch (Re-chromed 2020)
  • (1) Lewmar 48 on cabin top (Rechromed 2020) 
  • (4) Lewmar Winches on Mast
  • Garhauer Outboard Hoist (New 2020)
  • Outboard Mounting Bracket
  • Dinghy Davits
  • Zodiac 6-person LIferaft (expired)
  • Solid Brass Portlights with Chrome Exterior
  • (4) Atkins and Hoyle Opening Deck Hatches
  • Dedicated Master Berth Companionway
  • (2) Propane cannisters (6 gallon) in locker w/solenoid in galley
  • Emergency Tiller
  • Magma BBQ
  • Groco Solid Brass Through Hulls
Art, ornaments, personal items, tools, bedding, and pillows are excluded from the sale. 
Seller’s Notes

  • One through hull handle forward was broken off by boat yard and not discovered until later. Will need to be replaced on next haulout.
  • One B&G Instrument in cockpit is not connected, but I believe it is operational if connected
  • No paddlewheel for B&G speed, but SOG is still operational
  • SSB Radio has not been used in years, uncertain of condition

West Coast Yachts 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.

Listing Agent

Roger O'Malley
(949) 887-3340

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