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by Rob

Our newest listing: A Greavette Sunflash: 17.5 ft, 1970

May 3, 2017 in Uncategorized


Greavette Sunflash: 17 ft., 1970
Notes from the owner below:
“I have a September 9th,  2015  “Condition Evaluation Survey” from True Heading Surveyor.  (See Trueheading.com) . A PDF Copy of the Report with pictures is available. The replacement cost of the Greavette is listed at $42,000. The current value of the boat as inspected by the surveyor is $16,200. (The Greavette was  listed in good condition by the surveyor)

The Sunflash is powered bi a 4 cyl, 120 h.p Mercruiser engine, which was rebuilt in 2004 at a cost of over $6,000. (An invoice is available on request)  The engine has had less than 100 hours use since then. In 2016 a new battery was installed .  I hauled the boat from Gordonsville, VA to Home in 6 hrs.  Easy hauling.  It spent one season in the Savannah River.  The Greavette has never been  never been in salt water.” The sale includes a bimini top, trailer and depth finder.
Price: $16,000. For contact information,  please click on the link. Ad number pb733 More photos below.

by Rob

A winter visit to three Muskoka boat shops: photos and a video

January 10, 2017 in Uncategorized

There’s lots of activity in Muskoka boat shops this winter…everything from a Dodge Water Car to a Stancraft “Beaver Tail”. The photos and video below tell the story
dscn0486Mike is working on a 26 foot Chris-Craft Special: 27 ft. late 1920s  (above
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Also in Mike’s shop is a 22 ft Greavette, 1958…awaiting a new bottom.
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Meanwhile,  the historic Segwun and her much younger sister WInonah II, wait out the winter in Lake Muskoka ice

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“Barracuda” above. is a 26 ft, 1929 Dodge Water Car

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The Water Car’s engine is the original DOdge-Curtis 8 cylinder engine

 

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Tim Butson’s shop includes a Duke runabout, (above) designed to Chris-Craft specs.

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An elegant Butson long deck launch, begun late 2014,  awaits some finishing touches.

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(A bow-on view of the beautiful Butson long deck launch.)

Check out the progress being made on the above boats  in this video visit to the shops of Mike Windsor, Paul Brackley and Tim Butson.

by Rob

New price on beautiful Greavette Streamliner

August 1, 2016 in Uncategorized

We have been instructed by the owner to reduce the price on this beautiful Streamliner (22 ft, 1949).
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Originally priced at $147,000, the new price is $95,000.
Streamliners are very sought after by collectors because of their stunning appearance, fine construction and unique”curvacious” design. The owner notes that the boat received a new 5200 bottom an new power in 2000. The Streamlier was also rfinished in 2013 and ahas always been boat-house stored. ‘This boat is in excellent condition and deserves a new home”. For further details and contact information, please see ad #pb580 on the Classic/Antique Boats page, or click on the link. Ad# pb580
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by Rob

Monday May 19, 2014

May 19, 2014 in Blog

Boats Boats Boats! Satisfy your wooden boat cravings by tuning in to ACBS Toronto chapter Spring Tour in Muskoka. (The third of three parts). Enjoy a visit to the shops of Duke Boats, Tom Adams, Blackbird Boats and Harwood Water Craft.

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