YS 4508

Naval architecture by DAMEN

Conventional ideas about yachting are changing. Owning a YS 4508 is redefining the luxury yachting lifestyle. Use it to boost the capability of your yacht and create your own fleet, or as a stand-alone vessel, or as your toy and gear carrier together with a chartered white boat. Your YS 4508 is what you make it.

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Length overall 46 metres (151 ft)
Beam overall 8.20 metres (27 ft)
Draught (full load) 2.40 metres (8ft)
Gross Tonnage 310
Naval architecture DAMEN
Maximum speed 16.5 knots
Range @ 12 knots 5,000 nautical miles
Guests 6
Crew/staff/pilots 7
Deck space 120 square metres (1,292 sq ft)
Deck crane 6.7 tonnes @ 7.4 metres
Heli touch and go 3,700 kg


On 5 July, Dutch yacht builder AMELS and DAMEN launched JOY RIDER, the first 46-metre YS 4508 (151 ft) from the DAMEN Yacht Support range.


Start your wild weekend escape anywhere in the world. Send your YS 4508 ahead, then, with a private jet and helicopter flight, you and your family and friends can quickly reach your waiting yacht.



  • What will you take with you?
  • Sport aircraft with folding wings
  • Submersibles for undersea adventures
  • 6-wheel drive luxury off-road vehicle and/or your favourite sports car

Carry tenders up to 6 tonnes, approx. 10.5 metres (34 ft), for example:

  • Open tender
  • Sport fishing boat
  • Custom limousine
  • Beach lander


  • Beach parties (eg BBQ gear, chinaware, beach partytents, sound system, beach furniture)
  • Provisions for catering events and long periods at sea
  • Dry, cold and freeze stores (total approx. 10 square metres / 108 sq ft)


We deliver the YS 4508 with three guest cabins with bathrooms.

  • Yacht quality interiors in a functional, robust finish
  • Quiet and comfortable air-conditioning
  • Floating floors for low noise and vibrations
  • Top AV, entertainment and internet systems (owners options)

Yachting enhancements and guest areas

The YS 4508 yachting enhancements distinguish the vessel from commercial alternatives. We offer high-value solutions tried and tested on the superyacht scene. We deliver the YS 4508 with three guest cabins with bathrooms. The Sun Deck behind the wheelhouse offers approx. 28 square metres (301 sq ft) with sun awning – perfect for guests to observe all the action or spend a relaxing evening. When guests are not on board, the deck can also carry jetskis and toys.

  • Comfort at anchor with zero-speed stabilisers
  • Low noise and vibrations in guest areas including yacht quality HVAC air-conditioning
  • Smooth, clean manoeuvres with main engines wet exhaust and updated engine room installations
  • 3 x generator sets (99 ekW each) with automated power management
  • 75 kVA shorepower converter for global use
  • Dedicated petrol store (jerry cans)
  • Large tanks for freshwater (20,000 litres / 5,283 US gallons)Watermaker capacity of 4,300 litres (1,136 US gallons) per day
  • Watermaker capacity of 4,300 litres (1,136 US gallons) per day
  • Waste water tanks (15,000 litres / 3,963 US gallons)

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Take a closer look the YS4508:

  • Full set of exterior and interior renders
  • Deck plans and General Arrangement
  • Detailed specifications

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