Boston Whaler 17 Ft

1965 boston Whaler 17 ft Currituck

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Jan 28, 10:10 PST
$12,500.00 View item
Item location:
Fair Haven,NY,USA
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Boston Whaler

The Unsinkable legend !! Resurrected 1965 17 Ft Boston Whaler Currituck..

This boat has been completely gone thru ,,, boat was stripped , minor repairs to the fiberglass , rub rail and gunnel the worst for wear,, dock rash on the sides of port side of the hull , other wise was in good shape ,,, stainless grab rails was the only thing we did not replace 

Glass work done boat was faired out and epoxy primed , bottom has three coats of Interlux 2000 E epoxy barrier coat primer .This stops water intrusion thru the fiberglass that causes blistering of hulls .was then followed by three coats of Interlux Bottomcoat NT . A new technology bottom paint that works well for trailer boats as well as boats left in the water  , New brass thru hulls installed .

Topsides are done with two part Pettit EZpoxy , gloss white sides and bikini blue interior . Floor is done with Interlux  Interdeck nonskid in white 

A upgraded three piece Boston Whaler rub rail ,[no more dock rash] ,All new stainless hardware throughout , New Whaler led bow light , with rope chocks and Quick disconnect stern light hardware.   New six gang fuse panel under dash with 12 volt outlet for your cell phone or whatever 500 gal Attwood bilge pump  installed.

All new mahogany interior as per Whaler spec's, Six coats of Bristol Finsh , A two part epoxy type varnish that will last for up to 5 years in the tropics without recoat . Not a glass smooth finish but can be sanded down and buffed out for that look with automotive compounds ,, very tough , used on high end yachts

Upgraded from the old cable and pully steering is a Teleflex Safe-T QC rotary steering package , topped off with new stainless wheel . Single lever Omc binicle mount control with  wiring , igntion switch , warning horn, tilt and trim switch  all in one unit 

Two new Moeller  6 gallon  low perm fuel tanks with mats and hold downs,, and all new fuel line  assembly  

Boat has new  registered OEM Boston Whaler  decals and factory capacitcy plate , original serial numbers and black bootstripe 

Engine is a 1979 pre VRO  70 hp Evinrude ..I bought this engine from the origianl  owner , was in good running condishion , but regardless  was completly torn down and gone thru  , Engine was blasted , sanded, zinc cromate primed and painted ,powerhead disasembled,  cleaned ,honed  , new rings, bearings, gaskets, seals. New Viton carb and fuel pump kits ,  Lower unit pressure checked ,and filled with synthetic gear oil , new water pump kit installed .I also installed a tilt and trim unit , with a new electric motor

1992 Galvanized steel Karavan  trailer , Very nice but alittle over kill ,, 3000 lbs axle , new lights and wiring , like new tires with buddie bearings , plated and ready for the road 
Boat also has  a full cover and support kit , not custom fit  but does the job keeping the boat clean and dry 

All paperwork  is in my name , clean and ready to transfer  , can deliver for a fee on east coast 

I have been working on nothing but boats for over forty years .My son and I have been restoring these Whalers in the off season in our small boat shop in upstate NY for a long time

Don't just buy a boat ,, buy something you can put you kids in and not worry ,,,start making memories for years to come with a family heirloom

 If you have any questions please call Tim Cosser  Wildwood Marine  Fair Haven NY 

315 947 6232 , shop to leave a message , or my cell 315 879 1907   Thanks, Tim

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