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2008 Hinckley Talaria 38R Convertible

location icon Oxford, United States
Year 2008
Length 38 ft / 11.58 m
Builder/Manufacturer Hinckley Yachts

FOUR WINDS is a beautiful Hinckley T38 Runabout in exceptional condition.  Consistently maintained by Hinckley Yacht Services, she has a long list of recent service and updates to ensure she is in excellent condition and ready for her new owners.


Year Built 2008
Category Power
Length Overall 38 ft / 11.58 m
Beam 11 ft / 3.35 m
Max Draft 2'3 ft / 0.69 m
Cabins 1
Double Berths 1
Construction Composite
Hull ID THC38008D708
Drive Type Jet
Engines 2
Total Engine Power 870 hp
Cruising Speed 31 kn
Maximum Speed 34 kn
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 320 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 56 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 35 gal
Displacement 21,000 lb
Windlass Electric

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Volvo
Model: D6 common rail diesel
Drive Type: Jet
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 435hp
Type: Inboard
Engine Hours: 680
Engine Location: Port

Engine 2 Specifications

Make: Volvo
Model: D6 common rail diesel
Drive Type: Jet
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 435hp
Type: Inboard
Engine Hours: 680
Engine Location: Starboard

Down East Yachting is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Hinckley Yacht Brokerage.

Steering System
Joystick Control

FOUR WINDS is a stunning Hinckley Talaria 38 Runabout Convertible.  Comfortable cockpit seating and full beam sunpad aft make entertaining easy, and spacious cabin with a v-berth, galley, and head make overnight trips enjoyable.  She also features a powered, retractable convertible top.

She has been meticulously maintained throughout her life with the Hinckley service professionals. In 2017, she had a mini-refit with new varnish, paint touch-ups, new sun pad cushion in 2017, digital engine gauges, rebuilt convertible top cylinders, and numerous other items.  She is a captain-operated, one-owner boat.

  • Flag Blue Awlgrip topsides
  • Cream deck
  • Cream double boot stripe
  • Red bottom


  • Hull is DualGuard® Composite construction Kevlar® E-glass skin with balsa and Corecell® core carbon fiber inner skin, SCRIMP® with vinylester resin
  • Deck and cockpit are E-glass with balsa and Corecell® core, SCRIMP® molded with vinylester resin
  • Deck has a painted on nonskid pattern
  • Stainless steel half-round on fiberglass molded rub rail
  • Marelon® ball-valve seacocks
  • Hinckley designed heavy-duty fiberglass swim platform has teak decking, stainless steel mounting brackets and half round rubrail.  Telescoping, stainless steel, 3-step folding swim ladder stores under swim platform.

Deck Features:

  • Self-draining forward anchor locker with flush hatch and electric windlass
  • Custom 316L stainless steel Hinckley bow chocks
  • Tapered, varnished teak toe rail with Hinckley profile
  • (2) 10” bow cleats, (2) 10” stern cleats, (4) 8” spring cleats midships, all pop-up 316L stainless steel
  • Single low profile polish stainless steel hatch with Ocean Air Sky Screen on trunk cabin
  • Custom teak decking on cabin top and convertible top bin
  • Stainless steel handle on transom painted to match hull
  • Polished double trumpet horns (new 2017)

FOUR WINDS Overview:

This Runabout has a forward cabin with sliding molded door, accessed from companionway between the helm to starboard and navigator dash area to port.  Aft of the helm, wrapping around port and starboard are triple settees and a double-settee facing forward.  The forward-facing settee has removable cushions for port or starboard boarding steps.

Aft of main cockpit is the hydraulically-deployable and retractable convertible top, which covers the majority of cockpit seating area. 

  • Aft of convertible top storage is a double-size beam-width sun pad with cushioned top.  This deck area also lifts automatically to accesses the engine compartment.
  • White courtesy lights located in cockpit foot wells on dimmer switch 

The Cockpit is finished with:

  • Wrap-around 6-window curved windshield with tempered glass and teak trim and cap rail forward
  • Port and starboard forward windshield wipers with washers
  • Teak cockpit sole– self bailing with direct overboard drain scuppers
  • Cup holders at helm and passenger seating, as well as sun pad
  • Cockpit shower with hot/cold mixing valve in stern transom compartment
  • Varnished teak convertible top bin lid panels


Forward is the Helm Area seating upholstered with Spinnybeck Red leather helm and passenger Stidd chairs with Crown seat pedestals. Fold-down armrests repainted in 2017.

  • Flush watertight cockpit sole hatch offers storage and access to vessel systems
  • (4) MB Quart marine speakers throughout the cockpit

Helm Station features:

  • Varnished teak instrument pod and dash
  • 14” stainless steel steering wheel with varnished wood rim
  • Hinckley “JetStick®” Gen-3 steering control system is integrated with bow thruster
  • Engine gauges and controls
  • 12-volt “cigarette style” outlet
  • Trim Tab controls and deflection gauges
  • Compass with clock inset into wooden base
  • Vessel system alarm panel 


Wrap-around triple settee located just aft of helm area. Additional cup-holders located at the forward end of starboard settee.

  • Settee cushions are upholstered in Spinneybeck Red leather
  • Varnished teak cockpit table with stainless steel pedestal and flush mounted base
  • Custom cockpit bar with molded in sink, hot and cold water, and ice maker
  • Custom cockpit table with drop leafs
  • Hydraulically deployed convertible top in Light Oak with Taupe liner fabric
  • Side and aft curtains for convertible top in matching fabric


  • Double-size sun pad upholstered in Cream Ultraleather
  • Additional custom drink holders at forward end of sun pad

Helm Nav/Electronics Equipment:

  • Raymarine E120 12” Color Chartplotter (new sounder module installed 2017)
  • Raystar WAAS GPS antenna
  • Horizon PS 2000 VHF radio with RAM mic
  • ST 6002 Autopilot with Raymarine 53G core pack interfaced to GPS
  • Wired for FLIR night-vision camera system

Entertainment Electronics:

  • Stereo system with AM/FM/CD/DVD player
  • (2) Speakers - on the forward v-berth bulkhead
  • (4) MB Quart marine speakers throughout the cockpit
  • iPod docking station for stereo


Through the forward sliding companionway door is a Cabin finished in satin-varnished cherry and varnished teak and tulipwood sole. Directly to port is the Galley with the Head located to starboard. Forward is the V-settee, with filler cushions to convert into a berth.

  • Storage lockers across forepeak, outboard and below settee upholstery
  • Cedar lined hanging locker with access from starboard v-settee
  • V-Settee upholstered in Canvas Weave-Stone fabric
  • Raised panel varnished cherry lockers doors throughout cabin.
  • Lightweight box drawers with raised panel cherry faces throughout cabin
  • Stereo system with AM/FM/CD/DVD player with iPod connection
  • (2) Speakers - on the forward v-berth bulkhead
  • Overheard halogen lights on dimmer switch

GALLEY (to port):

  • Galley countertops in Sandstone Corian
  • Polished stainless steel single bowl sink with Grohe single lever faucet with hot/cold water and spray nozzle
  • Fully insulated, self draining, top loading refrigerator box with 24-volt condensing unit
  • Single burner electric ceramic stove top flush mounted into countertop
  • Pullout trash container under companionway steps
  • 110-Volt .5-cubic foot 600-watt microwave - located above sink to port
  • 110-Volt outlets
  • Dedicated hanging wine glass storage behind sliding doors
  • Dry storage under counter with behind hinged doors, one cabinet outfitted with pegs for dish storage

HEAD (to starboard):

  • Solid cherry paneled door
  • Head countertop in Sandstone Corian
  • Cherry framed mirror located on aft bulkhead above counter with lights
  • Full-length cherry framed mirror on back side of head door
  • Single polished stainless steel sink bowl with Grohe single lever sink faucet and shower fixture
  • 24 Volt SC Vacuflush marine head with 35 gallon aluminum holding tank and overboard discharge. Flush mount vent
  • Shower is molded Gelcoat with non-skid pattern
  • 110 Volt Outlet

Low resistance, heavy copper and sacrificial zinc anode electrical bonding system includes zinc saver.

12 and 24-Volt DC Electrical Systems:

  • Batteries total 420-amp/hrs:
  • (2) 24-Volt AGM Group 31 – 810 CCA start battery
  • (4) 24-Volt AGM Group 4D 420-amp/hr house battery
  • Heavy-duty battery parallel switch – Emergency start capable
  • (3) 80-Amp 24-VDC battery alternator. (2) Alternators for house batteries and (1) for start
  • AC/DC Panel using thermal-magnetic breakers with volt and amp meters, located in galley
  • Shore Power: Mastervolt Dakar Combi 3000 pure sine wave inverter/charger with 65-amp 24-volt multi-stage batter charging capability. 50A/125-250V power cord with power indicator light
  • 9-Kw Northern Lights Genset - supplying 120/240 VAC (1,570 hours 8/17)
  • Twin Volvo D-6 435-HP, electronically-controlled, common-rail diesel engines
  • Hydraulic powered 7” bow thruster
  • Hinckley “JetStick®” Gen3 steering control system is integrated with bow thruster

Mechanical features include:

  • Racor fuel filter/water separators
  • Volvo digital engine displays for engine data
  • Alarms:  Low engine oil pressure, hydraulic pressure, high water temperature
  • Oil transfer pump for engine and transmission
  • Manual hydraulic steering pump
  • Whale emergency bilge pump in cockpit locker
  • (3) 3700 gph, 24-volt electric bilge pumps with float switches
  • Baffled and insulated engine air intake
  • (3) 12,000-BTU self-contained air conditioning units: (1) for forward cabin and (2) for each side of cockpit with reverse-cycle heat for V-Settee, galley and head
  • Engine hatch insulated in Mylar-faced acoustical foam with double-gasketed compartment cover under sun pad
  • Main engine water cooled exhaust system with mufflers
  • Glendenning cord reel with wireless remote
  • Varnished teak bow burgee staff with flush socket
  • Stern mounted 4 ft. varnished teak staff with flush socket
  • Full mooring cover
  • (6) Throw pillows in complimentary fabrics
  • Embroidered towel set
  • Life jackets
  • Hand-held flare kit
  • Running lights
  • (2) Fire extinguishers
  • (4) Dock lines
  • (3) Fenders
  • Muir electric windlass with folding stainless steel roller and remote control
  • Windlass to Delta anchor with 25’ stainless steel chain and 150’ rode
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.