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1953 20 ft Chris Craft Riviera $49,900

$49,900
Summary
Completely restored Chris Craft 20' Riviera
Listing Number
ABC-1363
Year
1953
Length
20 ft
Manufacturer
Chris Craft
Model
Riviera
Description
All fore and aft deck planks, engine hatch, transom and covering boards are new mahogany as well as some topside planks.New keel, 5 bottom frames were replaced as was the lower transom bow, all frame ties were fortified.
New inner bottom, outer bottom is a mix of good original and new planks. 3M 5200 and Sikaflex were used as the adhesive/caulk. All screws and carriage bolts, nuts and washers were replaced with new silicon bronze fasteners.
New cloth wrapped wiring harness and new switches
New Rayco aluminum gas tank
New upholstery and flooring
New bilge pump
All chrome hardware was replated
Windshield glass was beautifully laser cut and smoothed
Engine converted to 12 volts, rebuilt generator, carburetor and fuel pump. Previous owner of engine had some work done to it. Engine runs very well.
Boat was moored at our dock for 6 weeks in the summer of 2018 with no issues.
New stainless steel prop shaft, propeller was sent to prop shop for repair.
Chris Craft built 288 20' Rivieras
Boat runs and handles very well, and has a great exhaust note!
Restoration began in 2014 and completed in 2018
Rebuilt Sportsman tandem trailer with 4 bunks, new bunk brackets, winch and winch tower.
Boat Information
Years Owned
20
Hull Material
Wood
Upholstery Color
Red and White
Optional Equipment
  • Boat Cover
  • Tonneau
  • Stereo
  • Spot Light
  • Fire Extinguisher/Suppression
  • Convertible Top
  • Fume Detector
  • Bilge Pump
  • Blower
  • Side Curtains
How long for bottom to swell?
non soak
Boat last in water
2018
Does the bottom leak?
No
Engine
Engine Manufacturer
Hercules
Engine Model
MBL
Horsepower
158
Engine Hours
10
Voltage
12 Volt
Mechanical Condition
The mechanical condition on this boat is good.
Currently Winterized
Yes
Trailer
Trailer Make
Sportsman
Trailer Year
1970
Trailer Axles
2
Trailer Brakes
Yes
Trailer Roadworthy?
Yes
Location
City
Iron River
State
Wisconsin
Country
United States
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