Source: LOA 59'9"MAX BEAM 18'9"The Hatteras GT59 is powered with twin 1,600 hp Caterpillar C32 ACERT diesels. Cruise speed should be in the mid-30-knot range.

TEN YEARS AGO, I ventured to the Abacos, where I met up with Hull No. 1 of Hatteras Yachts’ new convertible line: the GT series. The sport-fisherman was 60 feet length overall, and on test day, winds were blowing at

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