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1998 CH Marine Shelter Island Runabout

Shelter Island, New York


Two owner 38’ Shelter Island Runabout.  Pearl was repowered in 2010 with a pair of Yanmar 6LPA-STP  315 hp diesels which have been properly cared for over the years. This boat has been continually upgraded by a very knowledgeable owner.  Pearl's white topsides and tan deck with canvas give this boat a classic look. Very fast dayboat with weekend accommodations.



BLM Yacht Sales / Fall River is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Coecles Harbor Marina & Boatyard.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: PEARL
Make: CH Marine
Model: Shelter Island Runabout
Year: 1998
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: CQI38005A798
Has Hull ID: Yes
Range: 460.31 mi


Length: 38 ft / 11.58 m
Length Overall: 38 ft / 11.58 m
Beam: 10 ft / 3.05 m
Range: 1'2 ft / 460.31 m
Max Draft: 2'6 ft / 0.76 m
Displacement: 11,800 lb
Double Berths: 1

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 6LP-STZp
  • Drive Type: Stern
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 315hp
  • Type: Inboard/Outboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Stainless Steel, Duoprop
  • Year: 2001
  • Engine Hours: 1150
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 6LP-STZP
  • Drive Type: Stern
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 315hp
  • Type: Inboard/Outboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Stainless Steel, Duoprop
  • Year: 2001
  • Engine Hours: 1150
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 630hp
Cruising Speed: 37 kn
Propeller RPM: 3500
Maximum Speed: 41 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 200 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 39 gal
Water Tank Material: Plastic
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 20 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Stern
Trim Tabs: Yes
Boat Class: Downeast, Express Cruiser

Hull, Deck and Cockpit


  • Kevlar/E glass hybrid composite hull with vinyl ester resin.
  • The deck is an E-glass composite with vinylester resin
  • Through bolted guardrails and quarter guards.
  • All deck surfaces are gelcoat with molded in non-skid in traffic areas, teak cockpit sole
  • Awlgripped Matterhorn White with black boot top, barrier coated and red painted bottom


  • 8 custom 316 stainless chocks with open based cleats,
  • Large anchor locker located in the bow, plenty of room for anchor rode, fenders and docklines
  • Varnished teak toerails, handrails and coaming cap
  • Custom Lewmar opening portholes (4)
  • Large Lewmar opening overhead hatch
  • Solar vent for head
  • Back deck engine room hatch that is lifted at a touch of a button
  • Deck non-skip pattern molded in gelcoat
  • Teak swim platform


  • 4 Ultra-comfortable Stidd chairs
  • Ermine White with tan piping Ultrasuede upholstery
  • Very large storage space under the cockpit floor accessed through properly sized deck hatch with gas spring lifts
  • Hinged bench seat for additional access to engine room
  • Cockpit sole is traditional planked teak deck
  • Oversized Chartkit book locker with binocular rack by the helm
  • Built in glove box with varnished teak lid
  • Sunbrella Navy top, side windows, drop curtains and full cockpit cover




Down below sleeps two in an oversized double with filler cushion. When not used as a bunk the V berth area is laid out as two generous sofas with upholstered backrests. Upholstery is Wheat Ultrasuede. An extra large hanging locker forward, shelving and a bureau with book locker easily handle a couples cruising needs for space. There are reading lamps over the bunks and fans to circulate air. The interior is finished in soft white Awlgrip with satin varnished teak trim and a varnished teak cabin sole. The head has a varnished teak countertop with a stainless sink and Scandvik fixture. There’s a pull-out shower with automatic sump pump. There’s ample locker space for towels and toiletries plus a teak framed mirror is mounted on the bulkhead.


White composite counter top with a stainless steel sink and Scandvik faucet. There are also lockers and drawers for utensils and food storage. A 12VDC/110VAC refrigerator can keep food and beverages cool and the built in microwave serves piping hot prepared dishes and hors d’ oeuvres for guests. Two burner stove top, custom dish and mug racks.



  • New Garmin GPS chartplotter/radar
  • New Garmin GPS chartplotter/radar port side repeater
  • B & G VHF radio
  • AM/FM/CD stereo


    12 VDC Systems:

  • Marine grade, tinned copper wiring to ABYC standards
  • Parallel switch for emergency starting of either engine
  • Magnetic circuit breaker panel with indicator lights
  • Mains disconnect switches
  • 12 VDC outlet in dash

 110 VAC systems:

  • Circuit breaker panel with voltmeter and indicator lights
  • Heart Freedom 25 Inverter for microwave, stove top and outlets in the galley and head
  • Shore power inlet with 50’ cord


  • Twin Yanmar 6LP-STZP 315 hp diesels (new 2010)
  • Stainless steel trim tabs with indicators
  • Power assisted steering
  • Morse controls
  • Rule 2000 bilge pumps with Ultra Pump switches (2)
  • Heavy-duty self parking wipers
  • 8 x 20 fenders (4)
  • Bow and stern teak flagstaffs
  • Ritchie high speed compass
  • Cockpit courtesy lights
  • Stainless hot water heater
  • Vacuflush head system with holding tank

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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