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Northwest New Boat Models

Northwest Yachts are designed to put you in charge of your journey

The NW 45/48 is a state-of-the-art vessel engineered to thrive in the demanding environment of the Northwest Coast. The NW 45/48 is built to be right at home in rough coastal waters anywhere.

With cutting edge construction methods, an extensive list of standard features, and the amazing maneuverability of our articulating rudder, these modern coastal trawlers provide the serious coastal cruiser with a self-sufficient and comfortable cruising lifestyle.

If you are ready to alter course and find some adventure, please don’t hesitate to call our knowledgeable sales staff.


  • Hull and deck of vacuum bagged composite construction
  • Hull color – Matterhorn White in Cook gelcoat
  • Superstructure – Oyster White in Cook gelcoat
  • Scuppers on aft, starboard side, foredeck
  • Watertight bulkheads
  • Floors, decks and major bulkheads are composite construction and laminated to hull
  • Swim step integral to hull
  • Hull reinforced for optional stabilizers
  • Four (4) layers of vinyl ester resins used in construction to minimize chance of blisters
  • KEVLAR layer in forward sections of hull below waterline
  • Black anti-fouling paint
  • Painted boot stripe
  • Cap rails of composite material and finished in choice of colors
  • Rub rails – integral to hull with solid stainless half round strakes (2)
  • Overhead halogen and LED deck lighting (24vdc) on exterior walk and outside pilothouse
  • Exterior doors – Diamond Seaglaze (or equivalent), Oyster white with matching locks
  • Equipment manuals include wiring and piping diagrams
  • All opening portlights to be stainless with screens Manship or equivalent
  • Engine room fire suppression system