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2008 Palmer Johnson 120'

36.58' m

$7,199,999 USD


$7,199,999 USD

The Palmer Johnson 120 was designed by the famous design team of Nuvolari & Leonard out of Venice Italy and built in Wisconsin by the Palmer Johnson Shipyard. The styling of this yacht will never go out of style, this yacht will always remain a classic.


The Palmer Johnson 120 was designed by the famous design team of Nuvolari & Leonard out of Venice Italy and built in Wisconsin by the Palmer Johnson Shipyard. The styling of this yacht will never go out of style, this yacht will always remain a classic. Many have tried to imitate this design, but nobody has succeeded in replicating the sexy sports look of this vessel. Currently, this vessel is cruising the US east Coast... If you are a resident of the EU or if you wish to cruise the Mediterranean without worries about duties, this PJ120 is VAT Paid. In 2022-2023 Izumi was updated and maintained for years of trouble-free cruising: Please see updates in detailed specifications.







29 Knots

24 Knots


7680 Gallons (29071.95 Liters)

937 Gallons (3546.93 Liters)

Palmer Johnson


Engine 1

  • Engine Make: MTU
  • Engine Model: 12V4000 DDEC M90
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Power HP: 2750.00
  • Power KW: 2050.68
  • Fuel Type: Diesel

Engine 2

  • Engine Make: MTU
  • Engine Model: 12V4000 DDEC M90
  • Engine Type: Inboard
  • Power HP: 2750.00
  • Power KW: 2050.68
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


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Full Details

Deck Equipment


  • 2 x Maxwell VWC 6000 vertical windlasses, hydraulic, with capstan,
  • band brake, tethered pendant controller
  • 2 x Maxwell chain stoppers
  • 2 x Ray, polished stainless steel anchors, stem mounted
  • Anchor chain, chain wash
  • 4 x Deck mounted bollards
  • 2 x Stainless steel fairleads
  • Freeing ports
  • Forward tender garage with hydraulic operated cover, 1,000 kg capacity davit
  • Ships bell
  • Watertight hatch to chain locker
  • Port / Starboard weather tight storage lockers
  • Jack staff and socket
  • Life rail, welded 316L stainless steel

Aft Main Deck

  • Teak decking and stair treads
  • Seating arrangement with sofas, upholstered cushions, and table
  • Sun pad with cushion
  • Ladder to fly bridge concealed in overhead, automatically deploys and retracts for privacy on sundeck
  • Passerelle, 5.5m
  • Custom covering door for passerelle
  • Tender garage, hydraulically powered
  • Tender davit, 500 kg capacity, installed inside garage
  • Custom swim platform with self deploying swim ladder, port and starboard stowage lockers
  • Capstans Maxwell 4000, deck mounted mooring bollards port and starboard
  • 2 x Stainless steel corner chocks
  • Polished 316L stainless-steel liferails
  • Lazarette access hatch, engine room escape hatch
  • Service connections for fuel, water
  • Shore power cable reel
  • Polished Stainless Steel nameplate with backlighting
  • 2 x Eight-man life raft in white canister, hydrostatic release
  • Flag staff


  • Teak decking
  • T3 x built-in seating arrangements, sunpad and coffee table Cabinets with icemaker and refrigerator
  • Arch with electronics equipment
  • Navigation mast on the housetop with radar, searchlight, and air horn
  • 1 x Six-man life raft in white canister, hydrostatic release


  • 12 x Fenders
  • Fender hooks
  • 6 x Mooring lines
  • 2 x Boat hooks

Pilothouse Helm

  • Helm with hooded dash for instrumentation, controls and electronics
  • 2 x Stidd Deluxe Admiral helm chairs with polished stainless steel bases, and upholstered with two colours of leather in racing style
  • Steering wheel is custom fabricated of stainless steel and aluminium, with wood or leather trim
  • Raised settee with cushions upholstered in two colors of leather of to match the pilot chairs
  • Privacy doors and electro-sensitive privacy glass partition between the pilothouse and salon
  • Navigation station
  • Powered pantograph doors to the side decks

Navigation Equipment

Magnetic Compass:1 x 4.5 magnetic compass

Automatic Pilot:1 x Autopilot w/gyro

Radar:1 x Furuno Radar

Sonar:1 x Furuno Sonar

Charts:1 x Chart plotter System

Wind Instruments:1 x Instrument package

Searchlights:Navigation lights w/ control panel, 24V, includes N.U.C. lights, Aqua Signal Fixtures

Displays:Features a helm console w/ flat screen displays, operator selected Daylight monitors

Camera:4 x CCTV cameras, monitoring


  • Windshield mullions wrapped with technical upholstery
  • Windshield wipers with fresh water sprayer, windshield defrosters

Communication Equipment


  • Satellite communication and WiFi capability
  • Satellite television

VHF:1 x VHF receiver

GMDSS:2 x Icom portable GMDSS radios

UHF:5 x Kenwood handheld UHF radio


  • 1 x EPIRB
  • 1 x SART


General Owner & Guests Interior

  • The interior features a selected veneer with accents of a contrasting wood (Lacewood/Ebony/Wenge)
  • Overheads are finished in distinctive, textured upholstery
  • Flooring includes Wenge wood, carpet, and other high quality treatment
  • Showers enclosure walls include marble accents
  • Faucets and bathroom accessories are from the innovative Dornbracht MEM series
  • Hardware is high quality, Fusital and similar
  • Lighting is controlled by conveniently located switches
  • Light fixtures are Cantalupi or similar, and include rope light, recessed down lights, art lights, accent lights, and reading lights.
  • Decorative table lamps and wall sconces in special interest locations
  • Window treatments are Roman shades of fine fabric

Master Stateroom

The Master Cabin is located forward and 2 VIP cabins are located aft. A day room can also be converted to an additional berth. The layout is versatile.

  • Located Forward
  • Walk around bed with storage below
  • King-size coil spring mattress
  • Upholstered headboard of fine Rubelli fabric or leather
  • Nightstands have Bronzed Glass, premium marble or mirror
  • Desk / vanity has flip-up mirror
  • Entertainment cabinet features a flat screen TV and media storage
  • High-gloss cross-grained wood accents on bunk, desk, and cabinet tops
  • Built-in sofa with cushions and throw pillows upholstered in fine fabrics
  • Walk-in dressing room

Owner’s En Suite Head (His & Hers)

  • Vanity countertops are premium marble, and feature showpiece sinks of glass or marble
  • Soles are premium marble, accentuated with marble inlays
  • The large-sized shower enclosure walls compliment the vanities, with marble accents and seats
  • Shower doors are frameless with clear glass
  • Accessories include mirror, towel bars, robe hooks, soap dishes, toilet paper holder
  • 2 x Upper vanity cabinets
  • Bidet with Zuchetti fixture

Guest Staterooms

  • 2x VIP cabins
  • 1 x Convertible cabin which acts as a day room (1 x Single Bed)
  • Built-in berths with drawers, and additional storage below
  • Mattresses are coil spring type
  • Nightstands have wood cabinet top inset with marble, glass, or mirror
  • Fine leather or Rubelli fabric upholstered headboards
  • Entertainment cabinet
  • Cedar lined hanging lockers
  • Shelving, storages per plans
  • Distinctive upholstered panel overhead

En Suites

  • Vanity countertops are premium marble or glass, and feature glass or marble sink
  • Showers have marble accents and frameless glass shower doors
  • Bath accessories include mirror, towel bars, robe hooks, soap dishes, toilet paper holder
  • Upper vanity cabinets

Entertainment Equipment

  • 2 x Satellite receivers, distributed signal
  • Theater systems with flat screen monitors for the salon and owner's stateroom.
  • Entertainment systems with flat screen monitors for the guest and crew areas
  • Exterior decks with music source selections and marine speakers
  • Lantic System throughout the vessel
  • Bang & Olufssen Audio system

Master Stateroom

  • 1 x Samsung Flatscreen TV Bang & Olufssen Audio System

VIP Staterooms

  • 1 x LG Flatscreen TV in each room


  • Cooktop: 4 x Miele Burner induction type, stainless steel trim
  • Convection oven: Stainless steel trim
  • Microwave: 1 x Gaggenau Microwave oven stainless steel trim
  • Refrigerator: Stainless steel front panel
  • Freezer(s): Stainless steel front panel
  • Dishwasher: 1 x Miele stainless steel trim
  • Trash Compactor: Black
  • Sink fixture: Grohe Europlus with sprayer
  • Wine cooler: Subzero
  • Microwave: Gaggenau
  • Other: Heat Lamps
  • Range hood: Stainless Steel Trim
  • Sink disposal
  • Custom cabinetry, stainless steel countertop

Mechanical Equipment


  • 2 x MTU 12V4000 DDEC M90 marine diesels, 2,750 bhp @ 2,100 rpm
  • MTU/DDEC engine controls and monitoring
  • Diesel fuel fill and transfer manifold

Flow meter:Fuel flowmeter and totalizer

Engine Hours:Port: 3996 hours; Stbd: 3819 hours (Sept 2023)


  • Steering, electro-hydraulic with dual engine driven pumps.
  • Fly by wire at helm and docking/wing stations
  • Emergency steering system


  • Propellers NiBrAl, 5 blade, fixed pitch
  • Shaft type driveline w/seals, bearings

Stabilisers:TRAC Stabilizer system, dual fin type


  • Bow thruster, tunnel type, proportional control
  • Bow thruster grill/guard with sacrificial zinc

Generators & Electricity:2 x Kilo Pack 62 KW generators with instrument panels

Generator Hours:Port: 8602 hours; Stbd: 8602 hours (Sept 2023)

Electricity:50Hz system with three phase and single phase voltages

Shore Power:

  • Shore power converter, 60 KVA
  • 1 x Glendenning CM-8 cable reel, with 75 ft of 100 amp shore power cable


  • 2 x Main engine driven alternators
  • 2 x Generator driven alternators

Batteries:Batteries are maintenance free type

-Main Engine & Generators:2 x 24V starting battery banks

-Service:1 x 24V service battery bank

-Chargers:Mastervolt constant voltage battery chargers


  • 1 x 24V emergency battery bank in foredeck locker
  • 1 x 24V emergency communications battery bank in Foredeck Locker

Electrical System:

  • Main switchboard, Power Management System, seamless transfer, circuit breakers, metering, ground fault indication
  • Electrical distribution panels, GFCI protection at outlets
  • Coded wiring system
  • Vimar wall switches for guest, crew areas

Hydraulics:Integrated hydraulic system

Air Conditioning:Reverse Cycle air conditioning system, 16 tons (192,000 btu), digital room controls

Water Maker:1 x Watermaker, with ultraviolet sterilizer

Water System:

  • 1 x G & R GRUPPO 2 JET 518 fresh water pressure set
  • 2 x 30 gallons water heaters, electric elements
  • Ring type hot water system w/circulation pump
  • Seawater piping of copper nickel [CuNi]
  • 1 x Dockside fresh water connection with pressure reducing valve
  • Sea chests with sea strainers on engine and generator seawater supplies

Filters:Water filter, with sediment, taste/odour cartridges

Toilet System:

  • Sewage System Hamann Marine Sanitation Device

Fuel Centrifuge/Separator:

  • Alfa-Laval oil/water separator
  • Separ fuel filters w/ gauge, water sensor, priming pump

Fuel Transfer Pump:Oberdorfer 1100

Air Compressor:

  • Ships air compressor, reservoir
  • Compressed air fitting in the engine room, garages, foredeck and boat deck
  • Delta T engine room ventilation system
  • Fresh make-up air system

Lighting System:

  • Emergency lighting system
  • Exterior lighting system

Bilge:Bilge and fire system manifold


  • 1 x Bilge pump, One fire pump, self priming
  • Lube oil pumps- one new, one used


  • Integral tanks, fuel, potable water, holding, new lube oil, used lube oil
  • New lube oil tank, waste lube oil tank

Exhaust system:

  • Main engine exhaust system
  • Generator exhaust system

Gearsets:Remote mounted gear sets, with trailing pumps and trolling valves

Security and Safety Equipment

Alarm system with monitors in pilothouse, crew lounge and engine room (monitors bilge, fire and tank capacities)

  • 4 x CCTV cameras, monitoring
  • Deluge fire system for the garages
  • Engine room fire system, NOVEC type
  • Fire dampers on engine room intake, exhaust vents
  • Safety Plan
  • 4 x Life rings
  • Flare kit with 6 rocket flares
  • Adult and Child life jackets
  • Portable fire extinguishers
  • Line throwing device

Crew Quarters

Captain's Cabin

  • 1 x Large Single bed
  • Berth with lockers beneath Cedar lined hanging locker

Captain's Head

  • Vanity cabinet with stone top
  • Faucets, shower mixer & head are American Standard SEVA, or equal
  • Bathroom accessories include mirror, medicine cabinet, towel bar, soap dish, robe hook, toilet paper holder
  • Shower doors with clear glass door

Crew Area

  • Sail White Formica covered bulkheads and partitions, with White Oak cabin doors, cabinets, and accent trim
  • Durable Amtico Stripwood floor throughout
  • Upholstered panel overheads

Crew's Stateroom

  • 1 x Twin bunks located aft
  • 1 x Twin bunks located foward Berths with storage beneath
  • Cedar lined closet

Crew's Head

  • Vanity cabinet with stone top
  • Faucets, shower mixer & head are American Standard SEVA or equal
  • Bathroom accessories include mirrors, medicine cabinets, towel bars, soap dishes, robe hooks, toilet paper holders
  • Shower doors with clear glass door Exhaust duct

Tenders and Water Sports


  • 1 x 3.30m Avon 320 jet 104 Hp
  • 1 x 4.45m Castoldi Jet 110 Hp

Water Sports

  • 2 x Yamaha Stand up Jet Ski
  • Air service hose/Water service hose Water Sports

Recent Services in 2023

  • Descaling of all sea water pipes
  • New Shaft housings, bearings, shaft seals
  • Props repitched
  • New Software on stabilizers
  • All teak decks sanded
  • New Outside cushions
  • New Hydraulic Pump
  • New Raw water pump for generators
  • 1 New AC chiller and 2 ne Air handlers
  • New TV Antenna
  • New Amp for AV system
  • New Direct TV
  • Rebuilt 1 icemaker
  • Refinished all the interior wood
  • Refinished all interior leather


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.


For more information about this yacht, please contact Daryl Junck.

For more information about this yacht,
please contact Daryl Junck.
We look forward to working with you!

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Daryl Junck
Florida Yacht Broker Licensed

2525 Marina Bay Dr. East Suite 103

Fort Lauderdale FL 33312 USA


120 ft Palmer Johnson 2008 120 Sports Cruiser - Izumi - yachtr.com (78)

120 ft Palmer Johnson 2008 120 Sports Cruiser - Izumi  - yachtr.com (2024)


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