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2011 Back Cove 30 Express

Newport Beach, California


The 2011 Back Cove 30 PATIENCE, with her comfortable layout, spoon bow and traditional Downeast styling with dark blue hull and white house, is one of Back Cove’s most popular models. Powered with a Volvo diesel D6, she is peppy at a cruise speed of 22 knots, a top speed of 28 knots and is fuel efficient. Along with the very comfortable layout, she comfortably sleeps 2 in the master bunk, has a generous sized head, helm and cockpit seating for as many as 10, along with air conditioning/heating with a Panda generator to make cruising or weekend stays very comfortable. Patience has been meticulously maintained by her current owner. Flag Blue AwlGrip LP painted hull makes her really shine. She is the perfect boat for a couple looking to entertain or take weekend trips alone.

Key Features:

  • Varnished Cherry Interior
  • Raritan Icemaker
  • LP Paint - Flag Blue (2019)
  • Stidd Captain's Chair
  • Low Hours

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Listed by Galati Yacht Sales California, Inc. – Long Beach

THIS BOAT IS SUBJECT TO AN EXCLUSIVE LISTING AGREEMENT WITH GALATI YACHT SALES CALIFORNIA, INC. – LONG BEACH 949-510-4073 AND IS NOT OFFERED FOR SALE BY DOWN EAST YACHTING. Down East Yachting is merely providing this information in an effort to represent you as a buyer in the purchase of this vessel.

Basic Boat Info

Make: Back Cove
Model: 30 Express
Year: 2011
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: NEH30021B111
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 30 ft / 9.14 m
Length Overall: 30 ft / 9.14 m
Beam: 11'2 ft / 3.40 m
Max Draft: 2 ft / 0.61 m
Dry Weight: 12,300 lb
Deadrise: 16 °
Single Berths: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo
  • Model: D6
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 370hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Engine Hours: 484
  • Engine Location: Center
Cruising Speed: 25 kn
Maximum Speed: 28 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 160 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 40 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 30 gal


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Stock Number: C-BRA6024-GS
Boat Class: Express Cruiser, Downeast

Additional Equipment and Upgrades


  • AwlGrip hull paint - Flag Blue (2019)
  • Helm deck trim package
  • Raritan icemaker below mate's seat
  • 1800W inverter
  • Centerline cockpit seat filler with matching cushion
  • Removable cockpit tables (2)
  • Custom covers for all tables
  • Panda generator
  • Cabin air and heat
  • Helm deck air and heat
  • Custom Ultra-Suede interior cushions
  • Ultraleather helm deck cushions
  • Custom Sunbrella aft seat cushions
  • Stidd helm chair in lieu of standard
  • Teak swim platform
  • Bow thruster
  • Stern thruster
  • Anchor windlass
  • Stainless steel anchor
  • Oil change system
  • Mast for hardtop
  • Custom aft enclosure with Zip-In Screen
  • Custom Exterior Window Covers
  • Custom cockpit cover
  • Custom transom cover
  • Custom Infinity carpet in the helm deck, cabin and head
  • 150' of chain anchor rode, and 100' of rope anchor rode
  • Weaver dinghy davits
  • Fusion AM/FM radio (2018)
  • (2) GRP 31 North Star AGM house batteries (2020)
  • (2) Optima D31T starting batteries (2020)


  • Varnished Cherry interior
  • Dinette with backrest cushions
  • Round table with inlay
  • V-berth with filler cushion
  • Shelves above berth
  • Cedar lined hanging locker
  • Reading light in dinette / berth area
  • Cherry hull ceilings
  • “Teak and Holly” laminate cabin sole
  • Overhead lighting
  • Interior / cockpit speakers with wired remote
  • Storage under dinette and forward berth
  • Origo Alcohol / 110V single burner stove
  • Front opening AC/DC fridge "Dometic"
  • Galley sink with single lever faucet & drop in cover
  • Solid surface countertop
  • Countertop cabinet
  • GE Microwave built into cabinet
  • Drawer and doors below counter
  • Rairitan Ice Maker
  • Built-in vanity with sink
  • Solid surface countertop
  • Mirror
  • Pull out single lever faucet / shower
  • Shower drain / pump system
  • Fresh water electric MSD with holding tank
  • Waste tank monitor
  • Macerator for overboard discharge
  • Pump out fitting on deck
  • Stainless steel opening port with screen
  • Vent fan
Navigation Equipment
  • Garmin 7212 Multi-Function Color Display - Chartplotter/Depth/Radar
  • Garmin HD Radar
  • Garmin GMI 10 Marine Instrument
  • ICOM VHF M.604
  • Simrad AP24 Auto-Pilot
  • Ritchie Compass
  • Lectro Trim Tabs
  • Raymarine ST60 Tridata Auto Helm Series
Mechanical Systems
  • Volvo D-6 370hp engine
  • Electronic single lever engine control
  • Engine control panel with alarms and hour meter
  • Emergency cross over switch
  • Internal sea strainer
  • Fuel Filter
  • Engine room lighting
  • 1.5’’ Aquamet shaft
  • 4 Blade NiBrAl propeller
  • PSS Dripless shaft log
  • Electric trim tabs
  • Tilting helm pump driven hydraulic steering
  • Hot and Cold pressurized water (110V and engine heated)
  • Marelon sea valves on underwater thru hulls
  • 140 gallon fuel tank with 2’’ fill
  • Fireboy extinguisher system
  • Macerator with overboard discharge
Electrical Systems
  • AC and DC control panels with polarity indicator
  • DC system battery management switching
  • DC breakers for electronics
  • 110V AC 30 amp shorepower with 50 foot cord set
  • Galvanic isolator
  • Battery Charger
  • (3) 31 DCM house battery
  • (1) 31 engine start battery
  • (2) 12VDC bilge pumps
  • 12V outlet at helm
  • Bonding system with zinc anode
  • Cockpit courtesy lights
  • GFI protected 110V circuits
  • Port & Starboard molded steps leading to side & fore deck
  • Molded-in port and starboard cockpit seating
  • Transom door on centerline
  • Teak accent stripe
  • Back Cove white iso-npg gelcoat with graystone anti-skid on walking surfaces
  • Lewmar hatch in main salon with screen
  • (4) opening Port lights with screens
  • FRP hard top with anodized aluminum windows and opening windows port, starboard and center
  • Pilot hatch overhead
  • Hand rails on hard top port and starboard
  • (3) windshield wipers with washer system
  • Horn
  • Compass, illuminated
  • Running lights
  • Anchor locker
  • Anchor platform with roller
  • Mooring cleats with skene chocks forward, aft and spring line cleats. Aft cleats are pop-up style
  • Custom 1 1/4’’ 316L stainless steel bow rail
  • STIDD Captains seat
  • Mates bench seat to port
  • Fusion Stereo/Bluetooth
  • Advanced prop pocket hull design
  • Awl Grip LP paint - Flag Blue (2019)
  • Vinylester backup resin
  • Resin infused hull with PVC foam core sandwich
  • Awl grip boot top - White
  • Encapsulated foam stringers

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.

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing.


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