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1981 Scarab 38 For Sale

$41,700
$34,900
Stock #198565 -
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Boat Details

Year:
1981
Type:
Power
Brand:
Scarab
Category:
High Performance
Model:
38
Length (LOA):
38'
Beam:
8' 6"
Draft:
42"
Trailer:
Not Included
Stock #:
198565
Location:
Fort Myers, Florida
(near Cape Coral)
Status:
Available
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage††
Reason for Selling:
Wants to switch out for a express cruiser
Engine Details
Count:
2
Year:
1981
Brand:
Custom
Model:
468 Chevy Big Block
Size (each):
550 hp
Hours:
--
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
"Head turning high performance boat with TWIN 550 HP engines! NEW IMPROVEMENTS THROUGHT"

Do you feel the NEED? The NEED for SPEED? With top speeds of 80+ mph? Look no further!

Per the Seller: This beautiful 1981 Wellcraft 38 Scarab, located in Fort Myers, Florida is powered by twin 550hp Custom 468 Chevy Big Block engines with TRS drives. It has a cruise speed of 60 mph and m...more

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Depending on travel restrictions for this area and for yourself, you may prefer to set up a virtual showing on this vessel. You may also check with your representative to confirm the availability of a virtual showing.

If you have any questions, Kimberly can be reached directly at (859) 213-2875 to further discuss the situation.

1981 Scarab 38 High Performance in Fort Myers, Florida

Stock #198565

Do you feel the NEED? The NEED for SPEED? With top speeds of 80+ mph? Look no further!

Per the Seller: This beautiful 1981 Wellcraft 38 Scarab, located in Fort Myers, Florida is powered by twin 550hp Custom 468 Chevy Big Block engines with TRS drives. It has a cruise speed of 60 mph and max speed of 80 mph.

This Scarab 38 was trucked down from Michigan in late 2019 and was overhauled last year and upgraded with new upholstery, SeaDek, new carpet, new red LED lights throughout, and new Marine stereo amp & sub woofers.

All recent work has been done locally by Fort Myers tradesmen.

This is a unique cared for improved classic boat built for racing! Don't miss out on your opportunity to own it!

Advertisement is for vessel only. Trailer is not being offered for sale by Pop Yachts.
Information On Condition

According to the owner, the 1981 Scarab 38 is in very good working condition. All the equipment and electronics are operational, with the exception that some of the gauges at the helm do not function properly.

All required scheduled maintenance has been performed.

Refitted boat with the following in 2020: New High-End Upholstery on Seats and Bolsters. New Sea-Dek. New Fabricated Swim Platform. New black interior in cabin and new porta-potty. New Cooler in Aft Rear Seat.

Approximate boat location: Fort Myers, Florida


We have several active listings for Baja, Sea Ray, Fountain, and Wellcraft. If you're in the Cape Coral, Lehigh Acres, North Port, or Port Charlotte areas, please use the form on this page to let me know what you're looking for and I'll get back with you today about any other high performance boat options we have locally that may meet your needs.

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Basic Details
Year:
1981
Type:
Power
Brand:
Scarab
Category:
High Performance
Model:
38
Length (LOA):
38'
Hours:
--
Stock #:
198565
Location:
Fort Myers, Florida
Storage Status:
Not currently in storage ††
(as of 1/11/2021)
(stored on boat lift at residence home)
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
2
Year:
1981
Brand:
Custom
Model:
468 Chevy Big Block
Size (each):
550 hp
Fuel Type:
Gasoline
Fuel Tank:
200 gals
Propeller:
Stainless Steel
Cruising Speed:
60 mph
Maximum Speed:
80 mph
Drive Brand:
Mercruiser
Drive Model:
TRS
Drive Type:
Stern Drive
Config.:
Inboard/Outboard
Bilge Blower:
Bilge Pump:
Carbureted:
Engine Hatch - Electric:
Engine Supercharger:
Fuel Injected:
Engine Alarms:
Power Trim & Tilt:
Trim Tabs:
Trim Tab Controls:
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
Two (2)
Starting Type:
Electronic
Number Of Eng Cylinders:
Eight (8)
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
38'
Beam:
8' 6"
Min. Draft:
42"
Weight:
9,100 lbs
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Navigation Lights:
VHF Antenna:
VHF:
Compass:
Covers - Display:
GPS/ Fishfinder/ Plotter:
Raymarine
Deck Features
Raw Water Washdown:
Transom - Closed:
Transom Seating:
Windshield:
Beverage Holders:
Bimini:
Captain's Chair:
Cockpit Seating:
Compartment Storage:
Passenger Seat:
Spreader Lights:
Steering Wheel:
Sun Pad - Aft:
Swim Platform:
New Fabricated
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Carbon Monoxide Detector:
Engine Kill Switch:
Gas/fume Detector:
Grab Rails:
Halon Fire Suppression:
High Bilge Water Alarm:
ElectricalElec. Components
Fuel Gauge:
Horn:
12 V DC Outlets:
Cockpit Accent Lighting:
Courtesy Lights:
Shore Power:
Shore Power Cord:
Speedometer:
Stereo:
Volt Meter:
Number Of Batteries:
Four (4)
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
5
# Cabins:
1
Sleep. Capacity:
2
# Berths:
1
Water Capacity:
10 gals
Waste Capacity:
5 gals
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Cabin Lighting:
Carpet - Cabin:
Cuddy Cabin:
Hanging Locker:
Port Holes:
Porta-potty:
Pressurized Water System:
Sink - Cabin:
V Berth:
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
Wellcraft
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
V
Exterior Color:
Red / Black
Interior Color:
Red / White / Gray
Radar Arch:
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