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2012 Passport Yachts 585 Twin Cockpit

  • 58 ft
  • Cruiser
  • Boothbay, ME, US

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A fully capable and readily equipped blue water performance cruising boat, MINOT shows in excellent condition.  Her custom carbon fiber Hall Spar mast and carbon leisure furl boom were chosen for added sailing performance and push button sail handling.  A custom layout accommodates for a convertible 4th stateroom or fully capable work bench.  A showing will not disappoint.


Basic Information

Passport Yachts
585 Twin Cockpit
Boothbay, ME, US
Available for sale in U.S. waters:
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Bill Dixon
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Dimensions & Weight

58 ft - 17.68 meter
58 ft - 17.68 meter
17 ft 7 in - 5.36 meter
Draft - max:
6 ft 6 in - 1.98 meter
Bridge Clearance:
Dry Weight:


Volvo Penta
Cruise Speed:
Joystick Control:
Engine Type:
Drive Type:
Direct Drive
Fuel Type:
180 (Individual), 180 (combined)
Max Speed:

Tank Capacities

Fuel Tank:
510 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Fresh Water Tank:
425 gallons - 1 tank(s)
Holding Tank:
50 gallons - 1 tank(s)


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Starting forward, the VIP guest stateroom is voluminous and offers wonderful privacy for your guests. Storage is plentiful in this stateroom with (2) large hanging lockers, (6) cabinets along the hull, and (2) large drawers. This cabin has (4) opening window ports and an opening hatch for natural light and ventilation. Also equipped is a reverse cycle AC unit and private access into the guest head.

The guest/day head is just aft the VIP guest stateroom and to port and features a sink-vanity with granite counter top with storage above and below. The head is electric and your guests will love the separate shower stall.

Athwartships the head to starboard is the second guest stateroom with a double lower berth and optional pullman single berth above. For storage, there is a large hanging locker, (4) drawers, and (2) cabinets outboard. This cabin has an AC unit in addition to a durade vent, opening window port and overhead hatch.

Midships is the expansive raised saloon with large wrap around windows and two fixed hull ports. To starboard is a teak table with comfortable seating for 8. A large Samsung flatscreen TV is mounted on the forward bulkhead, which is connected to satellite TV, DVD player, and bose sound system. To port are two single chairs between a fixed table with an inlaid chessboard. The forward chair is also used when seated at the nav station.

Nav station:

  • Raymarine E90w GPS/Plotter/Radar
  • Raymarine ST70 repeater
  • Icom VHF
  • Chart table with storage underneath
  • 120v plugs
  • 12v plugs
  • Chelsea clock and barometer
  • Chart table light

Better equipped than most homes, MINOT has a gourmet galley that will impress any cook on board. The parallel counter tops are granite with a twin dish stainless steel sink and propane stove/oven. A built in freezer is forward with front and top access. Aft is a large refrigerator. Conveniences like a dishwasher, trash compactor and coffee maker are equipped. Storage is plentiful and will keep a large crew well fed when distance cruising.

  • Force 10 3-burner propane stove/oven
  • Fisher & Paykel dish washer
  • Broan trash compactor
  • Cuisinart microwave
  • LaSpaziaLe coffee maker
  • Frigoboat freezer
  • Frigoboat stainless steel refrigerator

Located aft of the saloon and to port, this room is purposefully built to serve two functions. First is to provide comfortable accommodations for another guest or captain, and the second is to have a space that can be used to work on equipment. Underneath the mattress is a stainless steel counter top to facilitate any work that may need to get done on board.   Underneath the berth is a Splendide washer/drier, storage drawers, and access to the boats electrical systems. Above the berth and outboard are the main electrical distribution panels for the boat.   From this stateroom, you also have wonderful stand up access to the engine room.

Furthest aft on board is the palatial master stateroom. The king-sized berth is a true walk around with a custom mattress. Storage can be found throughout and would easily satisfy a live aboard couple. In all there are two large hanging lockers, 10 drawers, and 8 cabinets. To port is a desk with storage underneath and a hidden safe. The master has an ensuite head with separate shower stall.

The master head has a sink vanity has a granite countertop with storage below and above. The head is electric and the separate shower stall is large with a custom teak seat.


Designed by Bill Dixon, the Passport 585 is a modern performance long distance cruiser. Her deck layout allows one to freely walk throughout while at rest or underway. A spacious and comfortable cockpit has a centerline drop leaf folding teak table flanked by 6’5” settees, great to stretch out on while underway. The centerline teak table also has an insulated compartment to keep cool beverages within arms reach. The twin helm stations provide excellent visibility and easy access to the side decks or fore and aft cockpit. The aft deck seating area is great for entertaining that doubles as a wonderful family swim, gathering and fishing area. The large aft deck also accommodates two large lazarette lockers. 

Aft cockpit:

  • Seating for 8
  • C-shaped settee with cushions
  • Outdoor shower with hot/cold water pressure
  • Deck wash down
  • (2) Rod holders
  • (2) very large lazarette storage compartments

Forward cockpit:

  • Large centerline teak table with fold down leafs and center cooler for drink storage
  • Bimini
  • Dodger
  • (2) Raymarine ST70+ repeaters
  • port and starboard electric halyard winches
  • Bose speakers

Starboard helm:

  • Jefa Carbon fiber steering wheel
  • Raymarine GPS/Plotter/Radarw/ 4kw digital antenna
  • (2) Rarmaine ST70 repeaters
  • Raymarine ST70+ remote control for forward repeaters
  • Ritchie compass
  • Access to starboard electric primary winch

Port Helm:

  • Jefa carbon fiber steering wheel
  • Raymarine E120w GPS/Plotter/Radar w/ 4kw Digital antenna
  • (2) Raymorine ST70 repeaters
  • Raymarine ST6002 autopilot
  • Side power bow thruster control
  • Lewmar anchor chain rode counter
  • Enging throttle and gear control
  • Nav lights controls
  • Hydraulic controls
  • Ritchie compass
  • Icom VHF radio
  • Port primary electric winch controls


Wide side decks with teak nonskid and extra tall side life lines makes it especially safe to walk forward.

  • Teak decks (glued, no screws)
  • 34” stanchions with heavy gauge SS
  • Port/Starboard boarding gates
  • Solid teak cap rails varnished high-gloss
  • (2) Lewmar anchor windlasses with dual sheave bow rollers
  • 99 LB ultra anchor with 250’ chain
  • Spare fortress anchor
  • (4) docklines
  • (4) Fenders
  • Deck wash down hose forward or aft
  • Large forpeak storage compartment with access to anchor locker
  • Watertight crash bulkhead forward
  • (7) mainship stainless steel hatches
  • (17) Hood stainless steel opening window ports
  • (4) durade vents
  • Port/Starboard bow, (2) mid-ship, and aft 316 SS cleats
  • SS deck and cockpit drains
  • (2) LPG storage compartments
  • (2) LPG tanks, Fiberglass


  • Solid Fiberglass hand laminated hull using biaxial, mat, and woven fiberglass and Vinylester resin.
  • Kevlar reinforcement
  • Internal lead ballast glassed into modified fin keel with bulb
  • Balanced skeg rudder with internal stainless steel rudderpost and skeleton
  • Deck is a composite structure using closed cell foam coring.
  • Teak decks are glued down with no fasteners or bungs
  • All deck hardware is through bolted with stainless steel backing plates 


  • (2) Raymarine E120 GPS/Plotter/Radar at helms
  • Raymarine E80 GPS/Plotter/Radar at nav station 
  • 4Kw Digital Radar antenna
  • Autopilot: Raymarine ST6001 autopilot control with Jefa geared hydraulic autopilot drive and ST-70 control head at helm 
  • AIS: Raymarine AIS 500 integrated into electronics 
  • Raymarine ST-70 Sailing instuments: Depth, speed and wind direction 
  • ICOM VHF radio
  • ST-60 plus graphic display at Nav
  • ST-60 plus graphic display in aft stateroom 
  • Sirius SR100 weather ready
  • KVH M3 Sat TV
  • Fishfinder 


  • 10kW Mase Generator - 510 hours
  • 50 Amp shore power inlet
  • 24 Volt DC house electrical panel
  • 12 Volt DC electrical system for electronics
  • Isolation transformer
  • 24v battery charger, 100 Amp- Victron Centaur
  • 12v battery charger, 20 Amp- Vistron Centaur
  • 5000 watt inverter off of 24v house bank
  • (8) AGM house batteries
  • (2) AGM bow thruster batteries w/ automatic charge relay
  • AGM engine start battery
  • AGM generator start battery
  • 24v DC alternator off engine with charge regulator
  • 12v DC alternator off engine
  • Remote battery on/off switch
  • (5) Cruisair reverse cycle AC units
  • Webasto diesel cabin heater
  • Splendide washer/drier
  • (7) cabin fans

Machinery Space

The machinery space on board MINOT has standing headroom and is easy to work in. The space is very well laid out and has excellent lighting.

  • Volvo 180hp common rail diesel engine
  • Varifold 26” folding prop on a 2” stainless steel shaft
  • Shaft shark line cutter
  • Dripless shaft seal
  • Dual racor filters w/ selector valve
  • Sea Strainer for engine raw water intake
  • Aquadrive system to reduce noise and vibration
  • Fireboy fire suppression system
  • 10kW Mase Generator
  • Racor fuel filter
  • Air/water separator to reduce generator noise
  • Sea Strainer for generator raw water intake
  • Anti-siphon valve for generator



All sails are hydraulically furled and the jib is self-tacking.

Custom Carbon fiber Hall rig

  • Five halyards in all: Main, Genoa, Jib, Spinnaker, and topping lift
  • LED spreader lights
  • LED mast head tri-color and anchor light
  • Rod rigging with 3 spreaders
  • Deck and steaming light
  • Track for storm trisail
  • Masthead burgee
  • (4) spinlock jammers
  • (2) Harken 53 2-speed winches mounted on mast
  • Windex mounted on masthead
  • Flag halyards mounted on spreaders

In-boom mainsail roller furling- Forespar carbon fiber (hydraulic)

  • LED lighting for Forward and aft cockpit
  • Built in mainsail cover
  • Manual backup

Harken hydraulic boom vang

Harken Hydraulic roller furler for jib

Harken Hydraulic roller furler for code zero

Self-tacking jib on harken track

Harken genoa tracks

Harken tracks mounted on toe rail


  • (2) Primary winches: two-speed Harken #74 electric winches
  • Jib sheet winch: two-speed Harken #40 electric winch
  • Main halyard/Spin Halyard: two-speed Harken #60 electric winch
  • (2) Secondary winches: Harken two-speed #44
  • Main sheet winch: Harken two-speed #53 electric winch
  • Traveler winch: Harken two-speed #32


  • Quantum Fusion M Carbon/Vectran full-battened mainsail
  • Quantum Fusion M Carbon/Vectran self-tacking jib
  • Quantum Code Zero reacher


Tankage monitoring system for all tanks

Fuel: 510 gallons in 3 aluminum tanks

Fresh water: 425 gallons in 2 Stainless Steel tanks

Water heater: 20 gallons

Gray water: 66 gallons in one fiberglass tank

Holding: 50 gallons in 2 fiberglass tanks



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Disclaimer: 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/her agents, or his/her surveyors, to instigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.