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1971 Derecktor/Chance Center Cockpit Cutter Proven World Cruiser - 68'

Year 1971
Length 68ft.
Price USD $199,000
Type: Pre-owned
Location Richmond, CA, United States
Hull Material
Engine type Single
Contact Information
Builder: Derecktor, NY
Designer: Britt Chance
Beam: 15 ft 6 in
Max Draft: 8 ft 0 in
Draft Drive Up: Direct Drive
Displacement: 55000 lbs
Engine(s): Yanmar
Engine Model: 4JH3-HTE
Year: 2011
Hours: 660
Engine(s) HP: 100 HP
Fuel: 2 Aluminum (900 Gallons)
Water: 2 Aluminum (1000 Gallons)
Keel Type: Fin

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
Builder: Derecktor, NY
Designer: Britt Chance
Keel: Fin
LOA: 68 ft 8 in
Beam: 15 ft 6 in
Maximum Draft: 8 ft 0 in
Displacement: 55000 lbs
Total Power: 100 HP
Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Yanmar
Year Built: 2011
Engine Model: 4JH3-HTE
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
Engine Hours: 660
Propeller: Folding propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 100 HP
Fresh Water Tanks: 2 Aluminum (1000 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 2 Aluminum (900 Gallons)
Number of single berths: 2
Number of twin berths: 2
Number of double berths: 1
Number of cabins: 3
Number of heads: 3
Outside Equipment/Extras
Electric windlass

  • Owner's suite with head, shower, bathtub, centerline queen, twin hanging lockers/drawers/cabinets 
  • Two guest cabins with double berth below and single pipe-berth above, en-suite heads. 
  • Webasto hydronic heating system for domestic hot water and boat-wide forced-air heating.

  • In-line, near middle of boat; propane stove, microwave, deep double stainless sink, extensive storage.
  • 10 cu ft refrigeration and 4 cu ft freezer, Frigoboat keel-cooled to FW tank (2011)

Ground Tackle and Safety
  • Ground Tackle Rocna 70kg on 300' 7/16HT chain to Maxwell 3500 windlass; Fortress FX-85 stern; 50kg bruce spare; 600' 1" nylon rode on spools fore and aft. 
  • Safety Gear Avon 6-person liferaft, 406 EPIRB, ditch kit with manual watermaker.

  • 12v and 120v house wiring.
  • 1000w solar array producing 60 amps;
  • MPPT intelligent charge controller;
  • 1740 AH battery bank (Trojan, 8x6v); all 2011;
  • 3000w Xantrex sinewave inverter/charger.

  • Raymarine digital radar and chartplotter with linked AIS;
  • Raymarine instruments;
  • Airmar ultrasonic wind instrument (all 2011);
  • SSB radio with Pactor modem;
  • dual VHF radios.
  • Raymarine S3G autopilot with redundant 1/4hp WH hydraulic pumps.

  • Full-batten, large-roach main (2011);
  • 125% genoa,
  • 120% staysail;
  • storm jib;
  • spinnaker in ATN sock;
  • Gennaker on Facnor furler.

Mast & Rigging
  • Custom Forespar double-spreader mast with 9/16" & 5/8" stainless rigging
  • Norseman terminals;
  • Antal torlon bearing and slider luff slide system;
  • Harken furlers; all 2011


Deck Gear
  • Dual Barient 'coffee-grinder' primary winches;
  • 6 additional Lewmar 50 and 54 self-tailing winches,
  • one electric; two midship Barient 3-speed cleat-top winches.


  • Dinghy Hypalon/aluminum RIB with Tohatsu 4-stroke
  • Covers Removable full cockpit enclosure; large shade awning


Owner's Remarks

Remarks: Fantastic expedition yacht. Fast, remarkably seakindly, safe. Easily double-handed (and most of the time singlehanded). Comfortable and aesthetically pleasing interior and pilothouse, highly functional low-maintenance deck. Excellent ventilation. Comfortable pilothouse for any weather. 


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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