The Tiffany 68, completed
in 2004, is an enclosed bridge yacht fisherman.
The 68 was designed to offer luxurious comfort,
a smooth ride, and ease of maintenance. Randy Cockrell
of Tiffany Yachts designed the 68 using CAD and
the company’s 5-axis CNC router. The CNC router
allowed for a precise one-off mold. The hull was
laid up with solid FRP bottom and foam cored sides.
It has an extensive stringer system for structural
integrity. Superstructure is molded of foam-cored
The beautiful interior combines warm woods, rich
granites, and vibrant colors to create luxurious
comfort. The forward stateroom is of flat cut and
quarter sawn maple with cherry accents. The queen
berth has a Tempur-pedic mattress and storage under.
An upholstered seat is perfect for curling up with
a good book. The double lockers have hanging storage,
shelves and a drawer unit. The private head has
a spacious shower with glass door, a mirrored vanity
with Madura Gold Granite counter top and storage
The master stateroom is of cherry with quilted maple
inserts. The queen berth has a Tempur-pedic mattress.
A mirrored vanity is adjacent to the louvered hanging
locker. The vanity has storage under and a laundry
hamper with lid. There is an upholstered seat for
lounging. A recessed locker has drawer and shelf
storage. The master has his and her heads with a
shower between. The mirrored vanities have Blue
Pearl Granite tops and storage under.
The bunk room is of maple with cherry accents and
features a fun sea life print on the bedding. It
has a double berth on the bottom with a twin above.
The hanging locker also has shelf storage. The private
head has a shower with glass door and mirrored vanity
with a bright yellow Corian counter top. With an
independent DVD and VCR this is the perfect place
for the grandchildren.
The companionway has
a utility locker with washer and dryer, storage,
and an area for a fax machine. A beautiful curved
stairway carries you to the salon and galley area.
The U-shaped galley has diamond inlays of quarter
sawn cherry. The counter tops are of Black Galaxy
Granite. The sole is of traditional teak with black
seams. The Sub-Zero refrigerator is large enough
to handle the caterer’s trays. A two drawer
Sub-Zero freezer unit provides ice and freezer storage.
A two burner stove top is recessed with a cutting
board over. The GE Adventium Oven provides microwave
and convection cooking.
Adjacent to the galley is a dining area. An upholstered
L-shaped settee has a cherry table with the profile
of the Tiffany 68 inlaid of maple, walnut, and teak.
Aft of the settee is a curved cabinet with integral
grab rail and floating steps to the bridge. The
cabinet features a 50” Pioneer Plasma Screen
Monitor that rises up by remote control. A custom
L-shaped leather sofa is on the port side and the
breakfast bar has seating for three.
The enclosed bridge has a curved centered console
with two levels for electronics and controls. The
side by side leather helms by Crown
Ltd. have hydraulic height and slide control.
Forward of the console is an L-shaped seat, and
aft of the console is a refreshment center and additional
seating. The aft bridge deck has port and starboard
control stations for maneuvering around docks.
Cockpit and Deck:
The cockpit has a mezzanine level with molded seat
and storage. The cockpit also features a transom
fish box plumbed to the Eskimo Ice Machine, a Scopinich
fighting chair, and a large engine room access door.
The spacious engine room is designed for easy access
to all equipment. A work bench has storage for tools
and bench top vise. There is ample room outboard
of the engines.
The forward deck
has a curved sun bathing platform with storage under.
The storage accommodates lines, scrub brushes, fenders,
a hose reel, and shore power cable. The walk arounds
are wide and have grab rails conveniently located.
The 68 is powered by twin Detriot/MTU 16V2000, 1800HP diesels with ZF 2555 V-drives. The 68 has a cruising
speed of 32 knots and a top speed of 35 knots. She carries 2200 gallons of fuel and has cruising range of 425
Two Onan 27.5 kw generators provide auxiliary power. Climate is controlled by Cruise Air tempered water system. She has a Sea Recovery water maker, Westmar 25 hp variable speed bow thruster, Pipewelders hydraulic outrigger holders and hydraulic antenna lay-downs.
The electronics include a NavNet 10.4" color radar, Northstar 952xw GPS with differential, Northstar 962XD chart plotter with color depth, Robertston digital depth and digital water temperature, Icom SSB and M125 VHF radios, and a display for the 4 security cameras.
Contributing to the Design:
Megahertz Media Integration of Baltimore, Maryland
designed an impressive sound and video system. Six
LCD TV’s and the 50” Pioneer Plasma
Screen Monitor are controlled by a touch screen
remote to send satellite TV, DVD, VCR and four Silent
Witness Remote cameras throughout the system. The
surround sound in the salon makes you feel like
you are in a theater.
The interior appointments are by Victor Sargay Interiors.
The plush carpet and luxurious fabrics are of bright
colors to give a feeling of carefree relaxation.
Custom Design for You:
The Tiffany 68 is an impressive tribute to owners
who enjoy the designing and building process. Tiffany
Yachts works one on one with the owners to achieve
a design totally customized around individual needs
and desires. Every Tiffany is a unique one-of-a
kind work of art for the discriminating owner.