Back Cove Downeast 37 Specifications

Length Overall

42′ 6″ (12.95 M)

Hull Length

38′ 2″ (11.64 M)


13′ 3″ (4.01 M)


3′ 7″ (1.09 M)

Displacement (full load)

22,100 lbs (11.05 T)


300 US Gallons (1136 L) 


120 US Gallons (454 L) 


50 US Gallons (189 L)

Air Draft (w/mast)

11′ 9″ (3.58 M)
Designed to ABYC, NMMA, USCG and CE Category B standards



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Back Cove white iso-npg gelcoat
Vinylester backup resin
VIP Resin Infused hull w/ PVC foam core sandwich
VIP Resin Infused foam core stringer system
Advanced prop pocket hull design
Awlgrip boot top
Molded cove stripe depression w/ “gold leaf” style stripe


Back Cove white iso-npg gelcoat w/ graystone anti-skid on walking surfaces
VIP Resin Infused balsa core sandwich structure
Mooring cleats forward, aft and spring line
Molded Composite bow sprit w/ stainless steel anchor roller and windlass
Anchor locker w/ ground tackle storage
Running lights
Teak accent stripe on cabin side
Custom 1-1/4’’ 316L stainless steel perimeter and cockpit rail
SS handrails concealed under hardtop to port and starboard
Compressed air horn in hardtop (mast opt.)
(4) opening port lights w/ screens and blinds
Port & starboard molded steps leading to side & fore deck
Sureshade cockpit awning system
Transom door on centerline
Swim platform w/ SS under-mount swim ladder
Fridge in aft end of port helm deck settee
Ice maker in aft end of starboard helm deck settee
Port side helm deck settee converts to berth with filler cushion
Rail mount gas grille with custom bracket
Hot and cold cockpit shower
Self-draining cockpit
Pop-up fender cleats on cockpit coamings

Mechanical Systems

Cummins QSB 6.7 480 mhp electronically controlled engine and ZF marine gear
2.25″ Aquamet shaft
4 Blade NiBrAl propeller
PSS Dripless shaft log
Binnacle mount electronic single lever engine control
Digital engine display
Internal sea strainer
Racor Fuel Filter
6’’ Exhaust with two-stage horizontal muffler
Electric actuated trim tabs port and starboard w/ helm indicators
SeaStar hydraulic steering w/ tilt helm pump
Sidepower bow thruster w/ joystick control (SE80i)
Hot and cold pressurized water
11-gallon water heater w/ heat exchanger
Marelon sea valves on underwater thru hulls
Two zone air conditioning w/ reverse cycle heat
Automatic fire extinguishing system w/manual back-up                                        

Electrical Systems

 AC and DC control panels with polarity indicator
 DC system battery management switching
 DC breakers for electronics
 Emergency crossover switch / ACR
 (2) 120V AC 30 amp shore power inlets & 50ft cord sets
 AC shore power system ELCI protected
 Galvanic isolator
 Onan 7.5 kW gen set in sound shield with water separator exhaust
 GFI protected 120V circuits
 Battery Charger
(2) 4D AGM house battery
(3) Group 31 engine start battery
(3) 12VDC automatic bilge pumps
Bonding system w/ zinc transom anode
Mechanical / Utility space lighting
Cockpit courtesy lights switched at transom door and helm
Cabin courtesy lights switched at helm and Master Stateroom berth
Overhead LED lights w/ dimmer control throughout Cabin, Galley, Helm Deck / Salon and Cockpit
Overhead bi-color LED light at helm station
12V outlets throughout vessel

Head / Sanitary System

Head w/ separate shower stall w/ bi-fold door
Molded seat in shower stall w/ storage beneath
Built-in vanity w/ sink
Lewmar hatch w/ OCEANair Skyscreen
Stainless steel opening port w/ insect screen and shade
Cherry framed mirror
Full-length mirror on door
Solid surface countertop
Single lever faucet
Shower-drain sump pump system
Full-size fresh water electric MSD w/ holding tank
Waste tank level gauge 
Macerator for holding tank overboard discharge as permitted
Holding tank pump out fitting on deck
Sealed overhead lighting w/ bezel switch
Powered exhaust fan (12V)

Helm Deck

Clear anodized aluminum windows w/ opening windows port, starboard, and center
(3) windshield wipers w/ fresh water washer system and intermittent control
Lewmar sliding hatch w/ OCEANair Skyscreen
Compass, illuminated
Stazo wood grain steering wheel
Llebroc helm seat
Large bilge storage below helm sole, access by gas strut assisted hatch
Large engine room hatch
Settee to port
Settee to starboard
Headliner with padded panels
Sirius-XM ready Fusion stereo system with Bluetooth connectivity
Interior and cockpit speakers
Charging station (AC/DC/USB)                                                                                             
Port and starboard aft cockpit seating

Lower Galley

Electric two burner cook-top
AC/DC stainless steel, drawer-type fridge/freezer compartments
Large SS galley sink w/ single lever faucet & drop in cover
Solid surface countertop
Convection microwave
Drawer and doors storage below counter
“Teak and Holly” high-pressure laminate sole w/ surface texture

Master Stateroom

Herreshoff and interior accommodation
Lewmar hatch w/ OCEANair Skyscreen
“Teak and Holly” high-pressure laminate sole w/ surface texture
Headliner w/ padded panels
Island queen berth w/ drawers and storage below
Lockers outboard
Cedar lined hanging locker to starboard
Multi-drawer bureau w/ dovetailed drawers to port
Charging station (AC/DC/USB)