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Tiara 4200 Open


Year: 2005

Length: 42 ft

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Staterooms: 1

Heads: 1

Engine: Twin Catepillar Diesels 

Model: T-C12

Power: 700 HP each

Asking Price

2005 Tiara Yacht 4200 Open


Known by many in the boating/fishing industry. The 4200 Open Tiara is Tiara’s “Best Running Hull”. Whether for serious fishing or long-term cruising, the 4200 Open has long been considered the “Best in its Class” …

This 4200 Tower Tiara is the only one in the US market with the larger CAT C-12 engines (80 more HP than Cummins) and the ‘guest style’ plan-b layout, the roomiest of all 3 interiors offered, complete with a curtain to create an additional cabin…

She is in beautiful condition, the hours are right where they should be at 1650, averaging 100 hours/year, and her service records are complete and prove that she was properly maintained throughout her career...

To ensure a successful survey and sea trial for the new owner, the seller has Caterpillar service techs coming the 2nd week of March to go through everything and make sure all is functioning properly, and to fix and/or replace everything needed. When that is complete, the detailing team will do a bow2stern, inside/outside detail…


Warranty: 5 years
Hull Shape: Modified Vee

LOA: 44 ft 10 in
Beam: 14 ft 11 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 2 in
Deadrise: 18 ° at Transom
Dry Weight: 28600 lbs

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Caterpillar
Engine Model: T-C12
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1650
Engine Power: 700 HP


Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Caterpillar 
Engine Model: T-C12
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 1650
Engine Power: 700 HP


Total Power: 1400 HP

Cruising Speed: 27 mph
Maximum Speed: 33 mph

Fresh Water Tanks: (130 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (520 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: (50 Gallons)

Number of single berths: 5
Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1


Manufacturer Provided Description:

With plenty of room for friends, family, and gear, the Tiara 4200 Open offers room to spare, allowing any Tiara owner to travel in style. An upper cockpit wetbar with sink, cutting board, refrigerator, and insulated cooler aft mean that the sportsman and cruiser alike will have enough room for preparation and storage of bait, fish and food.


An automatic rope / chain anchor windlass system with operation from foredeck foot pedal and remote switch at the helm, ensures that in high or low seas, the captain will remain in control. Four 10-inch spring line cleats and two 6-inch fender cleats mean the 4200 can be tied up safely and securely.


The 4200 Open features a hull and deck constructed with a gelcoat outer layer, hand-laid fiberglass and balsa core (deck and hullsides) with a special blended premium resin. The custom composite windshield frame, with tempered safety glass, offers safety handrails, power opening center section, and three washer / wipers.


Tiara's custom 12V DC and 120V / 240V AC electrical system, 50 amp battery charger, and a 12V DC 2-bank battery system with gel cell batteries, ensures heavy-duty power. Power, performance and safety are important to any Tiara owner and the 4200 engine platform is no exception. The 4200 Open will run on the CAT C12 engine platform, equipped with the CAT MPD engine display.


Main Salon:

  • Fiberglass companionway steps with storage below

  • Companionway safety handrail

  • Majestic 20” flat screen LCD TV

  • Bose Lifestyle 18 AM/FM stereo with CD, integrated DVD, game port, and concealed speakers.

  • Portside dining area with seating for 4-5 with storage below

  • Dinette table has a high gloss finish and dinette converts to single upper/lower berth and/or double lower berth

  • Marine Air Systems 16,000 BTU air conditioner with reverse cycle heat

  • Cedar lined hanging locker

  • Drawer storage


Interior Group:

  • Mold and mildew resistant hull and headliner

  • Teak interior

  • Teak hardwood floor

  • 12V lighting120V outlets throughout

  • Central vacuum system (located in forward stateroom)



  • Corian countertop

  • Stainless steel undermount sinks with Corian covers and hot/cold faucet

  • Upper and lower cabinet storage

  • Storage under galley floor

  • Recessed two (2) burner ceramic cooktop with Corian cover

  • Microwave/convection oven

  • 120V Sub-Zero side-by-side refrigerator and freezer with ice maker

  • Storage for cooktop and sink covers

  • Exhaust fan


Master Stateroom:

  • Full frame door, salon to forward stateroom

  • Private entry to head

  • Queen pedestal berth with inner spring mattress and storage below

  • Hullside shelves and overhead storage cabinets

  • Two (2) reading lights, independently switched

  • Cedar lined hanging lockers, port and starboard

  • Majestic 15” flat screen LCD TV

  • 12V DVD player

  • Marine Air Systems 6,000 BTU air conditioner with reverse cycle heat



  • Full frame doors, entry from master stateroom and salon

  • Corian vanity countertop and sink with storage below

  • Upper medicine cabinet with lights and mirror

  • Upper linen storage cabinet with pullout basket


Hull, Deck and Upper Cockpit:

  • Fresh white gelcoat hull and deck

  • Constructed with a gelcoat outer layer, and hand-laid fiberglass with a special blended, premium resin

  • Composite balsa cored stringers, encapsulated by fiberglass, are integrated to the hull

  • Molded-in hullside ventilation

  • Black gelcoat bootline with gold accent

  • Bronze seacocks on all underwater thru-hull fittings

  • Bennett Marine 12V hydraulic recessed trim tabs

  • Tiara custom diamond pattern nonskid deck and cockpit surfaces

  • Molded-in fiberglass bow pulpit with S.S. roller

  • Automatic rope/chain anchor windlass system with operation from foredeck foot pedal and remote switch at helm

  • One (1) 10” S.S. foredeck cleat

  • Flush forward fiberglass storage locker with overboard drain

  • Raw water washdown for anchor locker

  • Fresh water washdown for anchor locker

  • One-piece welded 316L S.S. bow rail with pulpit, staff, and Tiara burgee

  • Black rubrail with 316L S.S. cap

  • Four (4) 12” cleats for mooring lines

  • Four (4) 10” cleats for spring lines

  • Two (2) 6” cleats for fenders

  • Three (3) cast aluminum and acrylic forward deck hatches with adjusters and built-in OceanAir screens and privacy covers

  • Tiara custom composite windshield frame with tempered safety glass, safety handrails, power opening center section, and 3 washer/wipers

  • Tiara hinged helm console with full flush mount electronics capability and drink holders 12V outlet at helm

  • Portside navigation center including covered chart flat & drink holders

  • Acrylic sliding companionway door with sliding screen and privacy cover

  • Stidd single helm seat, electrically actuated fore, aft, and vertically, with storage below

  • Upper cockpit wet bar with sink, cutting board, refrigerator, storage, 120V outlet, and insulated cooler aft

  • Port curved companion seat with insulated cooler, storage, drink holders, and handrail

  • Drop-down engine room access hatch from upper cockpit

  • Upper cockpit cool air helm blower

  • Clarion AM/FM/CD stereo with remote, amp, subwoofer, and 4 cockpit speakers. Includes Clarion iPod interface.

  • Helm console and seat covers for all cockpit furniture


Lower Cockpit:

  • Molded-in aft facing lounge with engine room entry

  • Transom fold-down lounge

  • Molded-in steps to deck walkways

  • Cockpit coaming bolsters

  • Molded-in transom door and gate

  • Flush floor cockpit storage boxes (2)

  • Cockpit shower, hot and cold water

  • Fresh water washdown

  • Raw water washdown

  • Cockpit LED courtesy lights with remote control

  • Safety handrails, lower cockpit to deck 120V outlet

  • Aluminum backing plate, 24” x 24”, laminated in cockpit floor


Instrumentation, Safety and Equipment:

  • Tiara custom 12V DC and 120V/240V

  • AC electrical system with master distribution panel under the companionway steps

  • One (1) 240V 50 amp 65’ shore power cord with adapter for 30 amp service

  • Cable TV and phone inlets and outlets with 65’ dockside power cord

  • Glendinning cable recoiler

  • TV and AM/FM radio antennas

  • Onan 9kw diesel generator with indicator light at helm and sound shield

  • Charles battery charger (1), 50 amp

  • 12V two bank battery system with battery switches (4 engine batteries and 4 house batteries)

  • Battery parallel system Electrical bonding system

  • Teleflex mechanical engine controls

  • Teleflex hydraulic steering system with power assist and 22” S.S. destroyer wheel

  • Bronze axe head rudders and struts

  • Aquamet S.S. prop shafts, 2 1/2”

  • Water cooled shaft logs with PSS dripless shaft seal

  • Two Nibral propellers

  • Zincs, transom and shafts

  • Engine instrumentation: VDO fuel gauge, voltage gauges, and rudder angle indicator gauge. Ritchie

  • 5” SS-2000 Navigator compass

  • Oil changing system, main engines, generator, and transmissions

  • High output 160 amp alternators

  • Engine room acoustical insulation with overhead fiberglass liner and 12V fluorescent lighting

  • Racor fuel filters/water separators for engines & generator mounted on S.S. brackets Raw water intake strainers

  • Vibration mounts, engines and generator

  • Two (2) bilge blowers, 250 CFM each

  • Three (3) automatic/manual bilge pumps with monitors at helm, 2000 GPH each: 1 forward, 1 mid, and 1 aft

  • Composite fuel tank, 520 gallons with in-line fuel vent filters

  • 6-way fuel valve system

  • Fresh water tank, 130 gallons

  • Dockside water inlet

  • Fresh water pressure system

  • Water heater, 20 gallons

  • Holding tank, 50 gallons, with deck discharge and holding tank vent filter

  • Dual air horn

  • FE-241 agent fire extinguisher system in engine room (HFC-227 agent for CE)


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. 

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