1974 Magnum Marine 28 For Sale

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Stock #140321 -
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Boat Details

Year:
1974
Type:
Power
Brand:
Magnum Marine
Category:
Antique and Classic/Antique
Model:
28
Length (LOA):
28' (8.53m)
Beam:
--
Draft:
--
Trailer:
2016 Homemade
Stock #:
140321
Location:
Huntley, Illinois
Status:
Available
Engine Details
Count:
2
Year:
1974
Brand:
Mercruiser
Model:
--
Size (each):
400 hp
Hours:
6
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
"Incredibly Restored Classic Magnum Marine 28, Race Hull"

Stand out from the rest of the crowd with this incredible 1974 Magnum Maltese.

Magnum History

-Magnums were the forerunner of the Cigarette style of boats; they were built by Don Arnow...The King Of Thunder Boat Row which was located on 188th Street in North Miami Beach. Don Arnow also...more

1974 Magnum Marine 28 - #1
1974 Magnum Marine 28 - #1
1974 Magnum Marine 28 - #1
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1974 Magnum Marine 28 Antique in Huntley, Illinois

Stock #140321

Although located in Canada, due to Canadian regulations, this boat is not available for sale to potential buyers in Canada.

Stand out from the rest of the crowd with this incredible 1974 Magnum Maltese.

Magnum History

-Magnums were the forerunner of the Cigarette style of boats; they were built by Don Arnow...The King Of Thunder Boat Row which was located on 188th Street in North Miami Beach. Don Arnow also built Formula, Donzi, Cigarette & Squadron

Magnums were the king of racing from the 60's thru the 80's and its hull design is still use today

-Magnums racing boats ranged in size from 16 to 34 ft. and have a current dry weight of 5,200 lbs.

Current Magnum Restore

-This 1974 28ft.Maltese has been restored to its racing heritage and is period correct

- This Maltese is # 48 of 100 built from 1973-1979 and was re-rigged for racing in 1983

-New paint with traditional paint striping, electrical, mechanicals, dash, racing bolsters with candy-striped 70's upholstery

-All original or re-chromed hardware

-Original name Magnum Force, last name Thriller

-Originally sold to Burbank Marine in California, came east to Delaware 2007 and Illinois in 2008

-Original color Tangerine, sides White; top and bottom

-Original engines twin Mercury 280's

-All Stewart Warner mechanical gauges are original

-Current gas capacity two tanks at 55 gallons each, which are under cockpit floor

-Also had two forward gas tanks which have been removed

-Flat cabin floor for weight reduction vs. step down, normally found in the Maltese


Engine Rebuild

-Merc 350's with four bolt mains, forged rods, solid lifters, aggressive cam 11-1 compression ratio, burns premium

-Total rebuild on Starboard engine only used rollers, cam, crank, oil pan, 6 rods and pistons. Everything else is new, block bored to 30 over, along with customized Dart heads

-Port engine top end reworked with improved existing Bow Tie heads

-Current total hp estimated at 800 to 900

Information On Condition

The boat is in excellent condition. Completely restored and will not disappoint. Boat runs flawlessly and turns heads everywhere she goes. Original Magnum upholstery is in excellent condition. Truly a turn key go fast with a proven race pedigree.

Approximate boat location: Huntley, Illinois

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Basic Details
Year:
1974
Type:
Power
Brand:
Magnum Marine
Category:
Antique and Classic/Antique
Model:
28
Length (LOA):
28' (8.53m)
Hours:
6
(light)
Stock #:
140321
Location:
Huntley, Illinois
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
2
Year:
1974
Brand:
Mercruiser
Hours:
6
(light)
Size (each):
400 hp
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Fuel Tank:
110 gals
Propeller:
Stainless
Maximum Speed:
80 mph
Drive Make:
Mercruiser
Drive Model:
TRS
Drive Type:
Stern Drive
Config.:
Inboard/Outboard
Carbureted:
Custom Exhaust:
Engine Alarms:
Fuel Filters:
Bilge Blower:
2
Bilge Pump:
2
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
28'
Weight:
5,800 lbs
ElectricalElec. Components
Accessory Switches:
Battery Perko Switch:
Courtesy Lights:
Electric Engine Hatch:
Interior Lighting:
Oil Pressure Gauge:
Trailer IncludedIncl.
Included:
Yes
Year:
2016
Make:
Homemade
Material:
Steel
# Axles:
3
Breakaway Hitch:
No
Our company makes no claim of road worthiness of trailer. If not maintained adequately, it may not be fit for travel. We recommend a thorough inspection prior to purchase.
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
8
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Deep Vee
Exterior Color:
White/red
Interior Color:
White/red
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