1992 Christensen Tri-Deck Motor Yacht

AFTERGLOW Used Boat For Sale | ID# 2780975

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126' Christensen 1992

Christensen Tri-Deck Motor Yacht 1992 For Sale in San Diego, California


San Diego, California


  • Length Overall: 126'
  • Beam: 26'
  • Maximum Draft: 7'
  • Dry Weight:

Tank Capacities

  • Fuel: 7500.00 gal
  • Water: 1700.00 gal
  • Holding: 1000.00 gal

Engine Information

  • Engine 1 : Detroit Diesel 12V-92s - 1040hp
  • Engine 2 : Detroit Diesel 12V-92s - 1040hp

General Description

With her recent refit and the updated Sylvia Bolton interior makeover Afterglow is ready for an active new owner. She was built to travel in safety and comfort with good range. The four stateroom layout, comfortable sky lounge and open saloon she gives a light and open feeling throughout. Great family cruising yacht. Special Situation.

Bluewater Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Fraser Yachts. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel


Non-skid surface, bulwarks, feature stripes, house sides and superstructure refinished – November 2021                                                        

New main engine exhaust & blankets                                      

 Engine room fans removed and serviced – March 2021                         

Main engines overhauled – May 2021                                      

 Time since overhaul is approximately 200 hours as of 2/2024                 

Engine accessories re-chromed (matching original specs) – May 2021            

Stabilizers completed service, heads, bearings, and seals replaced – May 2021      

Main engines rear seals replaced – June 2021                             

 Steering compartment overhauled to include new coolant system upgrades – March 2021                                                            

Bearings (shafts & rudder) replaced 260 hours since new                 

Windlasses overhauled – May 2021                                     

 System pumps serviced or overhauled – March 2021                          

 Exterior chrome removed for replating & reinstalled with new fasteners – June 2021

Safety gear recertified – June 2021                                           

 Bottom paint and prop speed redone – June 2021                              

Generators 1,500 hours total time since replacement                           

New Tecnicomar Sanitation System 2018                                   

 Thru hull valves serviced – May 2021                                    

Bonding system re-done – November 2021

24-volt batteries replaced – February 2022

Engine room deck plates re-powder coated – February 2022                     

Main engines, transmission epoxy painted – February 2022

Exterior cap rails refinished – February 2022                                  

Hull exterior deck house 5-step polished – February 2022

Grey water system service optional to include float switches replaced and rewired – tank cleaned, and hoses replaced

Anchor wash system overhauled, new connections, pump, and plumbing

 Air-conditioning serviced

Air handlers removed cleaned and serviced Compressors serviced, one unit replaced Plumbing and insulation replaced

Hauled and bottom painted, prop speed applied to propellers and running gear, new zincs – June 2021



AFTERGLOW's layout features a four-stateroom layout featuring a full-beam on-deck master stateroom, full beam VIP stateroom, one on-deck and one below, each with his/her marble bath. There are two guest staterooms with queen size beds and en suite marble baths, along with forward crew quarters separated from yacht. Her spacious interior is finished in Brazilian Honey teak and mahogany joinery with gold, stainless steel, galaxy granite and European fabrics.

Powered by Detroit Diesel 12V-92's and 7500 gallons of fuel AFTERGLOW has transatlantic range and has completed two crossings on her own bottom. Additional equipment includes (2) Kohler 65kW three-phase generators – 1500 hours since new, Naiad stabilizers, completely serviced and updated, bow thruster New 2016 and 1400 GPD water maker.

Interior expertly designed by World renowned interior designer Sylvia Bolton, founder of Sylvia Bolton Design in Seattle.


Player-Piano in Salon, stbd mid-ship

Completely updated w/European fabrics, headliner, new granite counter tops

Large upholstered crescent shape sofa, port side

(2)Occasional leather upholstered chairs

Built-in end tables/buffet w/table lamps

Entertainment system w/new Sony 50" flat screen TV, Direct TV SAT receiver, Marantz surround sound receiverRX-59 & (6) Niles HDL speaker

Custom bar with vessel sink and subzero refrigerator drawers

Large picture windows, port & stbd

Custom window treatments

Built-in storage, bookshelves & cabinets w/mirrored panel

(5)Overhead stereo speaker system

Teak framed glass double doors to aft deck

Day head


Custom mahogany table to seat 8 with custom leather chairs

Teak u-shaped buffet & storage cabinets

Custom circular overhead soffit w/lighting & mirror

Ample Storage throughout

6 Overhead Stereo Speaker System Day head to stbd


Midship on main deck w/professional grade equipment, granite & pearl white cabinets

(2)Sub-Zero stainless steel refrigerators w/ pull out freezer

Miele (5) burner glass top stove

(2)Fisher & Paykel stainless steel side-by-side ovens

Stove hood extractor high performance fan

GE convection oven/microwave

Pantry w/built-in shelving

Garbage disposal

Large granite work island counter in center


Full-width main deck master stateroom with soft goods, drapes, lighting

King-size bed w/storage below, custom spread & shams, Tempurpedic individual climate control mattresses

Upholstered headboard & mirrored bulkhead & overhead panels

(2)Built-in Brazilian nightstands & reading lights above

Built-in Brazilian honey teak dressers, port & stbd

Built-in Brazilian teak vanity w/mirror, table lamp & vanity seat

Entertainment center w/Samsung 42" flat screen TV, Direct TV, receiver, DVD Player, & (5) overhead speakers

Two upholstered lounge chairs Mini Bar with Refrigerator

His & Hers hanging closets

Large windows w/custom draperies

His & Hers marble baths w/shower, jacuzzi tub w/gold waterfall faucets, marble vanity & mirrored cabinets, marble walls & flooring and bidet


Full width 2nd master stateroom below with soft goods, drapes, lighting

King-size bed w/storage below, custom spread & shams

Custom upholstered bulkhead

(2)Built-in Brazilian nightstands & table lamps

Built-in Brazilian honey teak dresser

Entertainment center w/Sony 38" flat screen TV, Direct TV, receiver

Upholstered lounge chair w/ottoman

Walk-in closet & (2) hanging lockers

Built-in bookshelf

Custom Roman shades over large opening port lights

His & Hers marble baths w/heated floors, Toto/Bidet Combo self-cleaning toilets, shower, jacuzzi tub w/goldwaterfall faucets, marble vanity & mirrored cabinets and marble walls


European fabrics, wallcoverings & soft goods

Queen bed w/storage & lighting below, custom spread & shams

Upholstered headboard & mirrored bulkhead behind bed

Built-in Brazilian teak nightstands w/table lamps

Built-in Brazilian teak dresser

Sony 32" TV, Direct TV,

Large opening port light w/custom

Roman shades

Hanging locker

Private bath w/vanity, mirrored cabinets, shower stall & gold waterfall faucets


European fabrics, wallcoverings & soft goods

Queen bed w/lighting below, custom spread & shams

Upholstered headboard & mirrored bulkhead behind bed

Built-in Brazilian teak nightstands w/table lamps

Built-in Brazilian teak dresser

Sony 32" TV, Direct TV & (2) overhead speakers

(2)Large opening port lights w/custom Roman shades

Private bath w/marble vanity, mirrored vanity cabinets, gold waterfall faucets, marble walls & flooring


Crew quarters are located forward and accessed thru galley or below deck companionway

Accommodates (6) crew in (3) crew cabins

Captain cabin w/queen berth, chest high dresser, desk w/bookshelf, TV, private head w/stall shower

(2)Crew cabins w/oversized upper & lower berths w/storage below, dresser, hanging locker, crew headw/vanity, Kohler sink & shower stall

Crew galley w/ L-shaped seating, dining table for (6), GE refrigerator/freezer, GE microwave, s/s sink w/garbagedisposal, Sony TV, Direct TV

Laundry Center: (2) Maytag washers & dryers, storage cabinets, counter w/sink & GE stand-up freezer


Large L-shaped upholstered sofa

Occasional upholstered chair & end table

Leather ottoman table w/storage below (4)

Wrap around built-in desk w/bookshelves, cabinets, drawers & chair

Marantz Receiver

Crestron Sound Control

Furman Preamp w/6 Speakers

Large picture windows, port & stbd

Custom wooden blinds

Sony 32" TV, Direct TV Sat receiver

Teak framed glass sliding double doors to sun deck

Day head forward

Port & STB Pilothouse doors to Portuguese bridge deck


Helm console w/full engine instrumentation

U-shaped custom fabric seating w/dinette table

Storage lockers

Full size chart table w/file cabinets STIDD x 2 (Black Ultra leather)


Furuno 72-mile radar

MARETRON monitoring

FURUNO autopilot

(3)Raymarine 19" LCD ultra-bright displays

Ships computer

Sat communication

Gyro compass NEW 2021

B&G wind, speed & direction

Tellcor rudder angle indicator

1 x Icom M604 VHF radio

1 x Icom M506 VHF radio

Furuno RD 30 depth finder

Furuno AD converter

Raymarine color depth sounder

Richie magnetic compass

V-SAT Communication and cellular access to Internet


Plexiglass windscreen forward

Non-skid decks -Refinished - December 2021

Deck scupper drains

Bulwark storage lockers, aft port & stbd

Main mast w/triple spreaders with:

Carlyle & Finch searchlight

(2)Triple Kahlenberg air horns

(2)Aqua signal flood lights

(2)Hailer horns connected to VHF’s

(2)Radar antenna Satellite antenna Signal halyards


Crescent shaped seating w/cushions & storage below

Teak decks

Teak framed glass double doors to skylounge

Access to sun deck, stbd side

New custom sunshades Ship's bell on foredeck

Stainless steel ladder to upper deck


Teak decks (new 2014)

Dining for (10) w/built-in bench seating w/cushions, large teak table & (3) chairs

Bar w/Sub-Zero refrigerator, icemaker & storage

Teak cabinets w/storage lockers & countertop

Teak frame glass door into main salon

(2)Overhead speakers

Maxwell 3500lb hydraulic Warplug winches


(4)Rod holders Large freeing port Transom door

Swim platform w/hot & cold shower hose, transom courtesy lights, s/s mooring cleats, swim ladder, (2) mooringwhip sockets, pneumatic control watertight door to engine room & large cockpit lazarette

Access hatch


(2)Kohler 65kW three-phase generators - New 2018

(2)100-amp Glendinning Shore Power Cord

120/240v AC 60hz single phase

24v DC /12v DC

(2)Charles Iso-boost Transformers

100 Amp power supply in aft cockpit – buddy plugin

Twin Cablemaster Cord Storage


(1)STEELHEAD CT 4000 hydraulic davit - New 2016

(1)Steelhead Davit 2,000 lb.

(2)Maxwell 5000 anchor windlass – Hydraulic 5/8” chain

(2) Maxwell Deck winches Port & stbd boarding gates

Marquipt passerelle ladder                                              

NAIAD 21sq/ft x 2 - New 2016                                            

Triple Kahlenberg air horns x 2                                           

Ships' bell on foredeck                                                   

 Non-skid decks on third deck                                          

Teak decks on main deck                                              

 Molded fiberglass seating in bow area                                    

Boson locker aft in forward house center w/watertight dogging hatch & pneumatic air shocks                                                          

Portuguese bridge deck w/wing stations port & stbd                             

Oval teak cap rails, forward Freshwater deck wash-downs                       

(2) Cast main anchors in s/s anchor pocket                            

NOVURANIA 540 Equator tender with Diesel 


Twin Detroit 12V-92TA's, 1040 HP 200 Hrs 2/2024

Gross Tonnage 165 / 260 GT ITC

ZF Marine gears

(4) Marine Air chilled water compressors w/reverse cycle

HRO 1400 GPD watermaker

50 HP Three-Phase Electric Sidepower bow thruster

Naiad 403 stabilizer system, completely updated & serviced - May 2021

Lasdrop dripless seal

Armco Aquamet 17 prop shaft

Main engine exhaust w/blanket risers to overhead collectors - New 2021

Main engine bypass w/crossover, port & stbd

Hydraulic/electric steering

Headhunter Mach V freshwater pumps

Technicomar Sanitation System – New 2018

Grundfos water circulating pump

(2) Fuel transfer pumps

Gray water tank, 110 gal

(2) Macerator black H20 discharge pumps

American Standard marine heads

(2) Lube oil tank systems

Jabso 83 gpm bilge pumps

Sta-Rite 84 gpm bilge/fire pump                                             

(2) Fire hoses                                                      

Compressed air systems                                               

Engine room 27" blowers - serviced March 2021

Bonding system w/solid copper wire running thru bilges connected to thru hull & underwater gear by machine screw fastenings & s/s hose clamp connections

Halon 1301 fire suppression system - Certified June 2021


Lazarette is accessed via watertight dogged door, pneumatically operated from aft cockpit, 5-steps down

A/C control panel

Stainless steel workbench, tool drawers, bench grinder & vice

Main A/C electrical distribution panel

Single stage air compressor

KOBELT 5HP Hydraulic Steering with redundant system – Equipment replaced 2018

All bearing, shafts, and rudders replaced 260 hours of operations since replacement


Overhaul main engines - May 2021

New teak sole on aft deck - 2014

Vessel's soft goods were replaced to include headliner, seating, fabrics, bedding, etc. with fine European fabrics

New Micro command system w/remotes (helm, port, stbd & bridge) – Replaced 2018, Serviced 2022

New appliances and granite in galley


Fuel Capacity:

28391 Litres

7500 US Gallons

Fresh Water Capacity:

6435 Litres

1700 US Gallons

Holding Tank

3785 Litres

1000 US Gallon



NOVURANIA 540 Equator Series with diesel power – New Cover November 2021

*There are 2 lifting cranes, one port/ one starboard, for ease of moving and lifting decktoys and tenders to create a large upper deck space for entertaining and gatherings.


With her 2021/2022 refit and the addition of the Sylvia Bolton interior makeover, Afterglow is ready for an active, new owner. She was built to travel in safety and comfort with good range. Her four-stateroom layout, comfortable sky lounge and open salon gives a light and open feeling throughout. Great family cruising yacht. Special Situation.

Listing MLS by Yachtr.com

This listing is courtesy of the MLS and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey representation of a particular vessel.