Burger Burger

1979 Burger 86' 86 Raised Pilothouse


1979 Burger

86' 86 Raised Pilothouse-

This 1979 86' Burger Raised Pilothouse for sale is a handsome, classic Burger Yacht that incorporates a lot of the most popular features of this builder. Every upgrade is in keeping with original lines. With all the upgrades and improvements over the years, she shows like a much newer yacht.

Flag of Registry: United States

   Full Beam Main Salon
   Full Beam Master
   Excellent Range
   Newer SIMRAD Electronics
   New Galley Appliances

A Classic Priced to Sell!

$ 475,000 USD


Seber is a handsome, classic Burger Yacht that incorporates a lot of the most popular features of this builder. She is built with four watertight bulkheads, double bottom and full keel protecting her props. She offers excellent range and fuel economy at displacement speeds and 20 knots in moderate seas at full power. Every upgrade that has been done has been in keeping with the original lines and concept of the boat. The rich Burger trademark quality and grace is very much evident throughout. Always well maintained Seber has received many upgrades and improvements over the years. She shows and operates like a much newer yacht. Note, the top of the flybridge windshield measures 17'08" from the waterline.


Quick Specs

Type: Power

Year: 1979

Draft Min: 5' 6"


Heads: 6

Maximum Speed (knots): 20

Cruise Speed (knots): 16

Fuel Type: Diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass

Hull Warranty Date: 09/25/2018

Flag: United States

Stabilizers: None

Fuel Tank Capacity (Gallons): 4900

Fresh Water Capacity (Gallons): 930

Holding Tank Capacity (Gallons): 100

Next Major Class Inspection Date: 09/25/2018


Engine 1

  • Engine Make: MTU
  • Engine Model: 8V-331
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Power HP: 858.00
  • Power KW: 0.00
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Hours: 2600.00
  • Engine Location: Port

Engine 2

  • Engine Make: MTU
  • Engine Model: 8V-331
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Power HP: 858.00
  • Power KW: 0.00
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Hours: 2600.00
  • Engine Location: Starboard

Full Details


Raised pilothouse layout with full beam main salon. Entrance from port and starboard doors, aft deck or either side of the pilothouse. On deck powder room forward of the main salon. Forward on the main deck is the galley, formal dinning room and stairs to the crew quarters and the air-conditioned engine room. 2 Staterooms in the crew quarters.Three staterooms aft for the owner and guests, each with a private head and shower. Full beam master is all the way aft. 

Engine Room/Mechanical Equipment

  • 7,500 Total engine Hours. Approximately 2600 SMOH
  • Cruisair chilled water air conditioning (2x6ton) w/reverse cycle heat updated in 2017 with new compressors and computer boards.
  • Electric auxiliary heaters in accommodations
  • American Bow Thruster Hydraulic 
  • Naiad stabilizers with Datum control system and updated fin heads
  • Pannish controls with Glendinning engine synchronizer
  • Work bench with sink and integrated toolbox
  • Sealand vacuflush toilet system 
  • Quincy Air Compressor
  • Matrix 1000gpd water maker (pickled) 
  • Automatic Halon fire system
  • Automatic DC bilge pump/ AC crash pump
  • 2 spare props
  • Spare stub shafts

Electronics & Navigation

  • Newer SIMRAD electronic suite (2013) consisting of:
  • 6KW HD radar
  • 4G broadband radar
  • AP12 autopilot w/Accusteer
  • AIS System 
  • Sirius Weather (2) NSO processors
  • (6) IS40 multidata displays
  • (4) 15" Daylight LED Monitors
  • 5 OP40 control heads and satellite compass
  • Seatel 3004 (1M) SD television dish with remote control
  • Panasonic 2-line phone system with intercom
  • Telular and Netcom 4g data modem Sea 332 SSB radio
  • Carlisle Finch searchlight
  • (3) Icom VHF radios (2 on FB w/remote speakers, 1 in PH)
  • FUSION stereo system on FB, Engine room, masthead and afterdeck cameras with PTZ
  • Maretron windspeed, barometer, temp and windspeed sensor
  • NVTI night vision camera
  • Recently updated AV system with Genesis remote system in Salon and Master 

Electrical Equipment

  • 12- and 24-volt DC system
  • 230-volt ac system with Stabiline Voltage regulators
  • 2 (30) KW Northern Lights Generators (1993) both recently serviced 4,800 hours

Deck Equipment

  • 70 KG Bruce anchor with 300’ Chain
  • 2 Spare Danforth Type Anchors in Lazarette 
  • IDEAL Electric Windlass and aft Capstan
  • Teak decks all have been replaced
  • Nautical Structures 1500 tender lift with power luff, slew and linear winch
  • Swim platform w/custom stair to aft deck
  • Bimini top
  • Stidd helm chair
  • Eskimo 500lb/day ice maker with custom bin


  • Professional galley with vast amounts of storage and many new appliances 2016-2018. 
  • New Wolf cooktop 2017.
  • New Sub-Zero refrigerator and freezers in galley and bar area. 
  • New freezer for longer trips on aft deck.
  • New Bosch washer and dryer 2017


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.

Contact Broker

For more information about this yacht contact SYS Broker Chuck Royhl.
We look forward to working with you!

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Chuck Royhl

Certified Professional Yacht Broker
1306 Main Street
Sarasota FL 34236 USA
Phone: 1-941-365-9095
Cell: 1-941-350-3437
Email: chuck@sysyacht.com

A licensed captain since 1980, Chuck holds a 100-ton Master's License. He has first-hand knowledge & experience with a wide variety of vessels - having been involved in virtually every aspect of boats, from building & commercial fishing to private yachts - enabling him to find you the right boat.

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