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36' Tiara Open Express

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Boat Name: 36' Tiara Open Express
Year: 1990
Price: 84500
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Engine/Fuel Type: Twin diesel

The Tiara 3600 Open, built on a modified V hull, is a quality offshore express with a large fish cockpit, comfortable cabin accommodations, and surprisingly agile performance. Powered by dependable 375hp Caterpillar 3208 TA diesels offering over 20 knot cruise. Interior sleeps four with an island berth forward and a separate stall shower in the head. Raymarine electronics, new Maxwell vertical windlass and more. 

Additional Specs, Equipment And Information:

Boat Name

36' Tiara Open Express


Total Power: 750HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Caterpillar
Engine Model: Caterpillar
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Location: Port
Engine Hours: 1511
Engine Power: 375 HP

Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Caterpillar
Engine Model: Caterpillar
Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
Location: Starboard
Engine Hours: 1564
Engine Power: 375 HP

Maximum Speed: 20 knots


13.75 ft


Water Tanks: (85 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (396 Gallons)
Black Water Tanks: (45 Gallons)


Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1


Builder: Tiara Yachts
Designer: Tiara Yachts
Hull Shape: Modified Vee


Forward is a mirrored bulkhead followed by a centerline walk around queen size berth with three drawers below. There are two bullet reading lights and shelves and lockers port & starboard. There are two oval opening ports and a Bowmar hatch overhead offering ventilation.  There is a hanging locker to port and a hanging locker with three drawers to starboard. 

Head follows to port which has access doors fore and aft of hinged privacy door. The head has a stall shower with plexiglass curved door, vacu-flush marine toilet, fiberglass sink set into counter with hot & cold pressure water, mirrored cabinet and locker below sink. There is a Bowmar hatch and an opening oval port.

Continuing aft to the salon with an L-shape convertible hi-lo settee to starboard with storage below and a teak table. The settee folds up to make two over under/berths and there is a reading light. Two opening oval ports and a Bowmar hatch overhead. The U-shape galley is to port of companionway.

Up two steps to helm deck. Helm is to starboard with a double seat with tackle center and wet bar aft.  Guest double seating to port with a double seat facing aft. The cabin sole is teak & holly and the bulkheads have a textured wall covering.


  • Double stainless sink with pull out single lever faucet
  • Magic Chef built-in microwave oven
  • Kenyon 2-burner electric stove
  • Norcold Tiara counter high refrigerator freezer
  • Coffee maker
  • Abundant counter and storage area
  • Opening port


  • 110 volt AC and 12 volt DC systems
  • AC volt & amp meters
  • DC volt & Amp meters
  • Electrical panel with circuit breakers
  • Batteries - Four house (2016) & two start (2018)
  • Automatic battery charger
  • Battery parallel switch
  • Inverter
  • Dockside power cord w/inlet fuse & polarity light
  • Electric windshield vent
  • Electric windshield wipers
  • Electric bilge pumps (3)
  • Bilge blowers
  • AC outlets throughout
  • DC lighting throughout
  • LED cockpit deck lights

Electronics and Navigation

  • Raymarine 36 mile radar
  • Simrad AP24 autopilot
  • Standard Horizon GX2150 Matrix AIS+ VHF marine radio
  • Raymarine E80 GPS chart plotter & depth
  • Ritchie 5" magnetic compass
  • Bennett rim tabs
  • Electric search light with remote control
  • VCR-100 ACR electronics
  • Fusion MS-RA205 Sirius XM radio

Deck and Hull

  • Fiberglass modified V hull
  • Molded in non skid deck
  • Fiberglass radar arch
  • Bimini top with Eisenglass sides
  • Stainless bow pulpit and stanchions
  • Stainless hand rails
  • Six mooring cleats
  • Maxwell vertical electric windlass (2018) with up & down deck switch & helm
  • Rocna anchor with 200' chain & nylon rode
  • Double helm seat with tackle center aft
  • Double companion seat on helm deck
  • Port aft companion seat
  • Lockers port & starboard on helm deck & cockpit
  • Fresh & salt water washdown
  • Four speakers (2 at helm deck & 2 in cockpit)
  • Transom door 
  • Fiberglass swim step with teak inserts
  • Navigation lights
  • Spreader lights
  • Docklines & fenders

Fishing Equipment

  • Pompanette outriggers
  • Fish hold
  • Live well
  • Transom door
  • Rocket launcher rod holders
  • Trolling rod holders
  • LED deck lights

Engine and Mechanical

  • Hydraulic steering with Morse controls
  • Complete engine gauges with alarms
  • Emergency engine fuel shut off stop
  • Racor fuel filters
  • Raw water sea strainers
  • Acoustical insulation
  • Flojet fresh water pump
  • Xantrex Link pro manual synchronizer
  • Automatic SeaFire halon fire extinguisher system
  • Holding tank macerator pump out


  • Fuel - 396 gallons in 2 aluminum tanks
  • Water - 85 gallons in 2 stainless tanks
  • Waste - 45 gallons


A very popular boat for Tiara with an over 10 year production run. The 3600 is truly a versatile vessel which can be a serious fishing machine or a comfortable family cruiser. A stable spacious cockpit large enough for a mounted chair and the entire bridge deck lifts on hydraulic rams for complete engine access.  


All personal gear; loose items; galley gear; CD's; charts; fishing equipment; tools; spare parts; supplies & items not specifically listed on equipment list specifications sheet.


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.

Contact Richard Nathanson for additional information and your viewing appointment at 310-430-1769 (cell)  or 949-675-8092 (office).

Contact Chuck Hovey Yachts, Inc..

Chuck Hovey Yachts, Inc.
717 Lido Park Drive, Suite A
Newport Beach, CA 92663 United States
Tel 949-675-8092
Fax 949-673-1037
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