1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout For Sale

$86,700
Stock #149068 -
Inactive
1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout - #1
1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout - #1
1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout - #1
A GEM
1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout - #1
A GEM

Boat Details

Year:
1947
Type:
Power
Brand:
Chris-Craft
Category:
Antique and Classic/Antique
Model:
17' Deluxe Runabout
Length (LOA):
17' 4"
Beam:
5' 8"
Min. Draft:
16"
Max. Draft:
34"
Trailer:
Not Included
Stock #:
149068
Location:
Bethel, New York
(near Scranton, PA)
Status:
Inactive
Reason for Selling:
Not Using
Engine Details
Count:
1
Year:
1947
Brand:
Chris-Craft
Model:
B
Size:
60 hp
Hours:
5 (as of 4/20/2018)
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
"1947 CHRIS CRAFT CLASSIC ANTIQUE COMPLETELY RESTORED TRAILER AVAILABLE TO BE INCLUDED"

Words are inadequate to describe the care and expense that have been put into this 1947 Chris Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout.

She has spent her whole life on freshwater White Lake in Sullivan County NY and has been owned and cherished by one family.

This boat is legendary and has been feat...more

1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout - #1
1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout - #1
1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout - #1
A GEM
1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout - #1
A GEM

1947 Chris-Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout Antique in Bethel, New York

Stock #149068

Words are inadequate to describe the care and expense that have been put into this 1947 Chris Craft 17' Deluxe Runabout.

She has spent her whole life on freshwater White Lake in Sullivan County NY and has been owned and cherished by one family.

This boat is legendary and has been featured in many boating periodicals and The Mariners Museum.

The restoration was done in two phases one in 1998 and the next in 2008. The owner has all information and costs spent. She has 95% of her original wood!

Breakdown of restoration:

* All Hardware Rechromed
* Rebuild Original Chris Craft Engine
* Restore Fuel Tank
* Hull Was Completely Disassembled and Rebuilt with Phillippine Mahogany and White Oak
* All Wood Sanded Down Painted and Epoxy
* Completely Rewired Entire Boat
* Removed and Repaired Transom Framing, Keel, Chines -stem and Main Auxilliary and Intermediate Frames as well as associated Blocking, Bearers, Floor Ties and Frame Knees.
* All Joints are Bedded in 3M 5200 Marine Adhesive Sealant
* Boat Bottom Replanked in Mahogany
* Bottom and All Flooring Painted with Multiple Coats
* Boat will Reach Speeds of 30 MPH

** This is only a partial list of work done. Please reach out to Me and all specs will be provided.

The Craftmanship and Quality of Materials used are unsurpassed in any restoration Project I have seen in Years.

Trailer not included.
Information On Condition

Per the Seller: The condition of the boat is excellent. All gauges and electrical systems work. All new wiring and updated gas tank.

The engine has had a complete Rebuild including new block.

The boat is Watertight and very few imperfections on Hull

Complete Restoration done to wood, electrical and Engine

All Engine Systems, fluids and filters done as required.

Approximate boat location: Bethel, New York

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Basic Details
Year:
1947
Type:
Power
Brand:
Chris-Craft
Category:
Antique and Classic/Antique
Model:
17' Deluxe Runabout
Length (LOA):
17' 4"
Hours:
5
(as of 4/20/2018)
Stock #:
149068
Location:
Bethel, New York
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
1947
Brand:
Chris-Craft
Model:
B
Hours:
5
(as of 4/20/2018)
Size:
60 hp
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Fuel Tank:
20 gals
Propeller:
Metal
Cruising Speed:
18 mph
Maximum Speed:
30 mph
Drive Type:
Direct Drive
Config.:
Inboard
Exhaust:
Fuel Filters:
Shaft:
Throttle/shift:
Fuel Tank Location:
Rear
Date Of Engine Service:
Fall 2017
Type Of Cooling System:
Closed
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
Aluminum
Number Of Eng Cylinders:
4
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
17' 4"
Length at Water:
14' 5"
Beam:
5' 8"
Bottom Width:
4' 6"
Min. Draft:
16"
Max. Draft:
34"
Weight:
2,005 lbs
Bridge Clearance:
4' 6"
Displacement:
1,800 gals
Deck Features
Cockpit Seating:
Lines:
Windshield:
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Fenders:
Fire Extinguisher:
ElectricalElec. Components
Alternator:
Fuel Gauge:
Oil Pressure Gauge:
Water Temp Gauge:
Battery Switch:
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
4
# Cabins:
0
Sleep. Capacity:
0
# Berths:
0
Water Capacity:
0 gals
Waste Capacity:
0 gals
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Mahogany
Hull Shape:
V
Exterior Color:
Mohagany Brown
Interior Color:
Red
Bottom Paint:
Closed Transom:
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