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by Rob

Our newest listing: a fantastic custom offshore runabout, 30′,2005

March 29, 2019 in Uncategorized

Custom Offshore Runabout “Patriot:” 30 ft., 2005

The Patriot is a thirty foot, custom-built offshore sports runabout. The hull is a 3 aerated step design, cold molded West System, constructed using one layer of 1/4″ Ocumez marine grade plywood with 1/2″ Honduras mahogany over quarter planking on the exterior.

The framing is mahogany construction, The decks are stained mahogany, applied with West System. (no screws). The finish is stained light mahogany.

Patriot is fitted with a GM 540 cubic inch, 620 hp engine, which has a variable pitch Pulse Drive out unit with a Surface Prop. The interior features vinyl roll and pleated seats for five. twin bilge pumps, stereo radio, head, tonneau and mooring covers. The engine hatch cover is lifted with a remote control unit.

Patriot rides on a custom built Load Rite twin torsion axle trailer with 16 inch polished aluminum wheels with Michelin tires, a spare and an electric winch.

This offshore Sports runabout is another of Fred Heim’s museum quality masterpieces. Fred has been building boats for 45 years, including some one-of-a-kind vessels.

Patriot is located in Sudbury, MA
Stats:
28 hours on engine run gauge
Draft: 2′, 3″, beam: 7′ 6″
fuel tanks: twin 36 gallons each
Dry weight: 6200 lbs.
Cruising speed: 40 knots. Maximum speed: 65+ knots
Replacement cost over $300,000

Price: $149,000 USD For further details and contact information, please click on the link Ad number pb850

by Rob

Custom Gentleman’s Racer: 17 ft, 2011

August 7, 2018 in Uncategorized


This custom gentleman’s racer is the last of three on our website designed by Ray Hunt and built by master craftsman John Adams.  Again, the fibreglass bottoms, 50 mph speed capability and included trailer offer distinct advantages to lovers of these speed boats.  Please see notes from the owner below.

Custom Gentleman’s Racer: 17 ft. 2011

This Gentleman’s Racer features an offshore fiberglass deep V-24o dead rise hull, .(Ray Hunt designed. These hulls finished 2nd place just behind the famous 30 Bertram Moppy raced from Miami to Nassau in the early 1960s.)

Jim Wynne, who drove this class of boat, was hired by Chris Craft to design the X-K, Lancer, and Commander runabouts built from the ’60s thru the ’70s.

The hull no. was the manufacture date.  “G” iand “F” are the vintage race boat series for the boat’s length and HP.

In addition to the great ride this hull provided, its construction had fiberglass hat sections stringers – no wood to rot.

The hull was  completely gutted, cut down and tumble home provided. Deck and framing are West epoxy to hull with wood composite from 5/8” to 1 3/4” at the hull. Deck and covering boards are 3/8” book matched mahogany. Dashes are ribbon striped with curved grain to match the crown of the deck.The engine is mounted mid-ship to laminated Douglas Fir, epoxied to fiberglass stringers.

Power for the racer is provided by a 12011, 350 cubic inch, 230 hp.  engine.
The transmission is a Borg Warner Velvet Drive hydraulic one-to-one with a stainless steel shaft and a Michigan propeller.

This “F-77” boat comes with a custom single axle  trailer with 15 inch wheels.

Also included is a full custom Sumbrella mooring cover with Velcro openings for mooring line access.

The seats are rolled and pleated marine vinyl . The racer seats three..

All hoses are marine grade, custom C.C. approved aluminum gas tank with vintage Stuart Warner gas, temperature, oil, volts and tachometer gauges

The Gentleman’s Racer  provides excellent bow storage.

The boat is also equipped with a Bower ventilation system and bilge pump.

The racer features vintage hardware and a wooden steering wheel with a mahogany bow and stern pole with navigation lights and flag. An  under-the-dashboard mounted fire extinguisher, anchor and line, matching dock lines, paddle, and hook combo are also included.   The port and starboard lights are from a 1927 Canadian racer.

Price: $28,000 USD    For further details and contact information,  please click on the link.   Ad number pb831. (Additional photos below.)


 

by Rob

A new listing: Custom Gentleman’s Racer. 23′, 2018

August 3, 2018 in Uncategorized


This beautiful racer is the second of three speed boats on our website designed by Ray Hunt and produced by master craftsman John Adams.  All three are currently for sale, feature fibreglass hulls, come with trailers  and all three have a top speed of 50 miles per hour.!
Please see notes from the owner below..

Custom Gentleman’s Racer:  23 ft., 2018

This Gentleman’s Racer features an offshore fiberglass deep V-24o dead rise hull, .(Ray Hunt designed. These hulls finished 2nd place just behind the famous 30 Bertram Moppy raced from Miami to Nassau in the early 1960s.)

Jim Wynne, who drove this class of boat, was hired by Chris Craft to design the X-K, Lancer, and Commander runabouts built from the ’60s thru the ’70s.

The hull no. was the manufacture date.  “G” is the vintage race boat series for the boat’s length and HP.

In addition to the great ride this hull provided, its construction had fiberglass hat sections stringers – no wood to rot.

The hull was  completely gutted, cut down and tumble home provided. Deck and framing are West epoxy to hull with wood composite from 5/8” to 1 3/4” at the hull. Deck and covering boards are 3/8” book matched mahogany. Dashes are ribbon striped with curved grain to match the crown of the deck.The engine is mounted mid-ship to laminated Douglas Fir, epoxied to fiberglass stringers.

Power for the racer is provided by a 1990, 8 cylinder, 454 cubic inch, 330 hp Crusader engine.
The transmission is a Borg Warner Velvet Drive hydraulic one-to-one with a stainless steel shaft and an acme propeller.

This “G” boat comes with a custom aluminum tandem axle trailer with disc surge brakes and heavy duty standing pads foreword and aft of fenders.

Also included is a full custom Sumbrella mooring cover with Velcro openings for mooring line access.

The seats are rolled and pleated marine vinyl . The racer seats six.

Hinged access to storage is provided  at the aft seat. The front seat bottom is removable to access water pick up valve for engine running on trailer and anti freeze pick up.

All hoses are marine grade, custom C.C. approved aluminum gas tank with vintage Stuart Warner gas, temperature, oil, volts and tachometrer gauges

“Glass of 68” provides huge bow storage with hatch glove compartments. Front and 2 aft side compartment storage.

The boat is also equipped with a Bower ventilation system and bilge pump.

The racer features vintage hardware and a wooden steering wheel with a mahogany bow and stern pole with navigation lights and flag. An  under-the-dashboard mounted fire extinguisher, anchor and line, matching dock lines, paddle, and hook combo are also included.

Fused rocker switching., AM/FM CD radio, Center Console with vintage shift handle with neutral lock up holders, flip up panel for GPS access are also provided.
The racer is powered by am 8 cylinder, 454 ci 330 hp Crusader engine.

Price: $78,000 USD     For further details, and contact information please click on the link Ad number pb830 Additional photos below.

by Rob

Our newest listing, and a new price on an electric boat!

July 27, 2018 in Uncategorized

Our newest listing: a custom fibreglass Gentleman’s racer: 23 ft, 2009

This exciting six seater is built with a fibreglass hull for low maintenance.  She has a top speed of 50 mph! See notes from the owner below.

Custom Gentleman’s Racer: 23 ft, 2009.

This Gentleman’s Racer features an offshore fiberglass deep V-24o dead rise hull, .(Ray Hunt designed. These hulls finished 2nd place just behind the famous 30 Bertram Moppy raced from Miami to Nassau in the early 1960s.)

Jim Wynne, who drove this boat, was hired by Chris Craft to design the X-K, Lancer, and Commander runabouts built from the 60s thru the 70s.

The hull no. was the manufacture date.  “G” is the vintage race boat series for the boat’s length and HP.

In addition to the great ride this hull provided, its construction had fiberglass hat sections stringers – no wood to rot.

The hull was  completely gutted, cut down and tumble home provided. Deck and framing are West epoxy to hull with wood composite from 5/8” to 1 3/4” at the hull. Deck and covering boards are 3/8” book matched mahogany. Dashes are ribbon striped with curved grain to match the crown of the deck.The engine is mounted mid-ship to laminated Douglas Fir, epoxied to fiberglass stringers.

Power for the racer is provided by a 1988, 8 cylinder, 454 cubic inch, 330 hp Crusader engine.
The transmission is a Borg Warner Velvet Drive hydraulic one-to-one with a stainless steel shaft and an acme propeller.

This “G” boat comes with a custom aluminum tandem axle trailer with disc surge brakes and heavy duty standing pads foreword and aft of fenders.

Also included is afFull custom Sumbrella mooring cover with Velcro openings for mooring line access.

The seats are rolled and pleated marine vinyl . The racer seats six.

Hinged access to storage is provided  at the aft seat. The front seat bottom is removable to access water pick up valve for engine running on trailer and anti freeze pick up.

All hoses are marine grade, custom C.C. approved aluminum gas tank with vintage Stuart Warner gas, temperature, oil, volts and tachometrer gauges

“Glass of 68” provides huge bow storage with hatch glove compartments. Front and 2 aft side compartment storage.

The boat is also equipped with a Bower ventilation system and bilge pump.

The racer features vintage hardware and a wooden steering wheel with a mahogany bow and stern pole with navigation lights and flag. An  under-the-dashboard mounted fire extinguisher, anchor and line, matching dock lines, paddle, and hook combo are also included.

Fused rocker switching., AM/FM CD radio, Center Console with vintage shift handle with neutral lock up holders, flip up panel for GPS access are also provided.
The racer is powered by am 8 cylinder, 454 ci 330 hp Crusader engine.

PRICE: $59,000 USD  For further details and contact information, please click on the link. Ad number pb829
Additiona; photos below.

NEW PRICE ON A CUSTOM FIBREGLASS ELECTRIC KIT BOAT (below)

We have been instructed by the owner to reduce the price on this charming custom electric kit boat.
Owner’s notes below.
Custom electric kit boat: 13 ft., 2010
Notes from the owner below
“Built from a kit, hull and deck pulled from professional molds, finished and detailed to a very high standard. Minn-Kota motor and charger unit are built in, everything works beautifully,  The boat gets lots of attention wherever it goes. Perfect eco-friendly electric boat, easy to drive and maintain. Excellent for exploring small lakes and rivers 6 hours running on a charge. Seats 4 people safely. Must see, selling for much less than build cost. ”
(Note: The sale includes a custom trailer.

Original Price: $5,000.
New price, (July 2018) $3500. Now including trailer. WOW! For further details and contact information, please click on the link. Ad number pb734
Additional photos below.

by Rob

Incredible price reduction on a superb custom Gentleman’s Racer

May 17, 2018 in Uncategorized

 We have been instructed by the owner to reprice this beautifully constructed  20 ft, Gentleman’s Racer, completed in 2010, after six years of expert craftsman labour.  Originally priced at $235,000,  the new price on the boat is $125,000. Please see notes from the owner below.

“After 6 years of working on evenings and weekends,  David Young’s Gentleman Racer is finally complete. David started building boats with his father in the basement of their home, at the age of 14. After working at many boat-building companies, over the years, including Windsor Boat Works in Gravenhurst, and  9 years at Duke Marine in Port Carling, Ont. David decided in 2003 to build a 20’ Gentleman’s Racer of his own. Powered by a 350 cu. in. Mercruiser 350 HP Fuel Injected “Black Scorpion”.this virtually  new boat (with only about two hours on the engine) is one a kind, with many personalized upgrades & hardware castings that were first carved from wood by David himself. Additional information is available, regarding the special features and materials used. Dor additional details and contact information,  please click on the link  Ad number pb418.  (Slide-show below)


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