1988 Fountain 12M For Sale

$61,200
$41,900
Stock #108078 -
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$41,900
$61,200

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Boat Details

Year:
1988
Type:
Power
Brand:
Fountain
Category:
High Performance
Model:
12M
Length (LOA):
40' (12.19m)
Beam:
8'
Draft:
--
Trailer:
1988 Metal Craft
Stock #:
108078
Location:
San Antonio, Texas
Status:
Available
Engine Details
Count:
2
Year:
1994
Brand:
Custom
Model:
G.M 540 SIAMESE TALL DECK
Size (each):
1250 hp
Hours:
49
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
"Custom FOUNTAIN boat by Reggie Fountain....SELLER may consider an appropriate CLASSIC CAR trade."

Seller may consider and appropriate CLASSIC CAR trade.....what do you have?

Striking 1988 FOUNTAIN Model 12M......currently equipped with Two Twin-Turbo 540 Siamese Tall Deck engines....no salt since the rebuild 1994-1998. Seller says hours are true since the rebuild.

1250 total HP @ ...more

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1988 Fountain 12M High Performance in San Antonio, Texas

Stock #108078

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

Seller may consider and appropriate CLASSIC CAR trade.....what do you have?

Striking 1988 FOUNTAIN Model 12M......currently equipped with Two Twin-Turbo 540 Siamese Tall Deck engines....no salt since the rebuild 1994-1998. Seller says hours are true since the rebuild.

1250 total HP @ 20 psi boost, 1400 ft/lbs torque each. Seller reports total time on engines above 2000 RPM is only 35 hours. The engines are 427CI GM blocks, bored and stroked to 540 with roller cams and rockers, iron high performance oval port heads with satellite valves and a single dominator intake manifold.

"Hank the Crank" forged stroker crankshafts. The best ever made according to many.....

SSMIII drives custom built by SPEEDMASTERS, INC in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Borg Warner 72C Transmissions with plate and pump mods

Custom Latham power steering with inside rams and load spreading plates

36" Kiekhaffer Power Trim Tabs

Gaffrig gauges and controls.

Blueprinted ricker hull with race water pickups

19X31 racing cleaver 3-blade stainless props

As reported by seller.......top speed in excess of 110mph with trim properly feathered.

Information On Condition

Hull appeared to be in true condition.

Engines appear to be everything described however I did not get to hear the engines operate. Engines are reported to have been rebuilt with other major re-working of the major components beginning in 1994. The project was completed in 1998.

There are too many items to discuss. To avoid answering the many questions a true gear-head might ask, I can send a history of the boat that you will find fascinating and informative. Please ask if you are interested.

The external vinyl seating areas should be re-upholstered, and the leather material in the cuddy should be replaced.

The boat comes with top covers and is stored in a building.

The trailer needs work........it appears to be structurally sound, but all the fenders would best be replaced, and the trailer should be repainted.

The trailer tires appear to be good.

Heads removed and reworked, new cams installed, Carbs rebuilt, trailer bearings upgraded, and new electric brakes installed. These items were co...

New Batteries installed August 2017

Approximate boat location: San Antonio, Texas

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Basic Details
Year:
1988
Type:
Power
Brand:
Fountain
Category:
High Performance
Model:
12M
Length (LOA):
40' (12.19m)
Hours:
49
(above 2000 RPM)
Stock #:
108078
Location:
San Antonio, Texas
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
2
Year:
1994
Brand:
Custom
Model:
G.M 540 SIAMESE TALL DECK
Hours:
49
(above 2000 RPM)
Size (each):
1250 hp
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Propeller:
Stainless
Maximum Speed:
100 mph
Drive Make:
Mercruiser
Drive Model:
SSM III
Drive Type:
Stern Drive
Config.:
Inboard/Outboard
Bilge Pump:
Engine Supercharger:
Fuel Tank:
Engine Location:
Stern
Passenger Capacity:
6
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
40'
Beam:
8'
Weight:
13,000 lbs
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Fuel Gauge:
Compass:
Azimuth
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Fire Extinguisher:
ElectricalElec. Components
Engine Kill Switch:
Fuse Panel:
Gauges:
Oil Pressure Gauge:
Oil Temperature Gauge:
Tachometer:
Trim Indicator:
Accessory Switches:
Batteries:
Battery Location:
Engine Compartment
Trailer IncludedIncl.
Included:
Yes
Year:
1988
Make:
Metal Craft
Material:
Enameled Steel
# Axles:
3
# Brakes:
4
Brake Type:
surge
Spare Tire:
Yes
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:
6
# Cabins:
1
# Berths:
2
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Berth:
Carpet:
Curtains:
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
Reggie Fountain
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
V
Exterior Color:
Black / Red
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