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1956 26 ft Chris Craft Continental $78,000

$78,000
Summary
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Listing Number
ABC-1107
Year
1956
Length
26 ft
Manufacturer
Chris Craft
Model
Continental
Description
Beautiful boat ready to be enjoyed. Boat was disassembled, propellers balanced, gas tank (cleaned and relined), all chrome removed with some re-chroming as needed, windshield replaced with runabout style (boat was originally a hardtop and the previous owner sold the top). This left an incorrect windshield for a runabout and one was located, repaired and re-chromed. Seats re-upholstered, crash pad re-upholstered. Interior wood trim removed, striped and refinished, engine compartment refinished, side planks and deck were striped and refinished with 14 coats of varnish.

Bottom Work: Outer and inner bottoms removed, first side board below water line removed, keel removed, ribs replaced as needed with white oak, inner bottom replaced with marine plywood scored on the interior side to replicate the original installation, all exterior bottom wood replaced with mahogany, layer of 5200 applied between inner and outer bottom planks and secured with silicon bronze frearson screws, bottom primed and painted with 2 coats of marine paint.
Boat Information
Hull Material
Wood
Upholstery Color
Tan
Optional Equipment
  • Boat Cover
  • Tonneau
  • Stereo
  • Spot Light
  • Fire Extinguisher/Suppression
  • Convertible Top
  • Fume Detector
  • Bilge Pump
  • Blower
  • Side Curtains
Other Options
Original windshield is available
Boat last in water
2015
Engine
Engine Manufacturer
Chris Craft
Engine Model
MCL twin 175 hp
Horsepower
175
Voltage
12 Volt
Mechanical Condition
Very good
Engine Work
Ignition changed to electronic, carburetors replaced with rebuilt units (4 ea.), exhaust manifold leak repaired with new gaskets installed, drive shafts checked for true.
Trailer
Trailer Make
Unknown
Trailer Axles
2
Trailer Brakes
Yes
Trailer Roadworthy?
Yes
Location
State
Missouri
Country
United States
Documentation
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