Vintage Bros Boat Sales is very proud to offer for sale this beautiful mid 1960's Chris Craft! It is a very visually correct boat owned by a very fastidious owner. This vessel represents a great value for the money spent. The vinyl deck boats of the 1960's have gained in popularity and are on the rise in price. At Vintage Bros. Boat Sales we are classic boat enthusiasts first and boat brokers second. We genuinely love selling boats we would ourselves love to own! Hull The hull sides on this boat are gorgeous; the seams are tight and the finish is fresh within the last year or two with multiple coats of varnish over a good base. A fresh coat of bottom paint in the original copper bronze was done at the same time. Also at this time the transom was replaced with new wood that was stained original Chris Craft stain and then varnished, The bottom on the boat is original and will require some soak up. Interior The interior of the boat is new. It is a close duplicate of the original that came with this boat from the factory. The steering wheel appears as original with no cracks, chips or pitting. The gauges are clear with good color and the chrome is clear and reflective as well. Mechanical The engine is a Chris Craft 283 with 185 hp and is believed to be original to the boat. It starts easily, runs smoothly and makes good power in this hull. The road worthy trailer has been sand blasted and repainted with new tires as well. Overview This is a nice, honest, original boat. Only 90 of these were made in 1964. It belonged to a doting owner who spared no expense in its cosmetic restoration. It comes with a custom-made water line cover, a dual axle trailer and is ready to be soaked up and enjoyed. These boats are a lot of fun in the water; nimble with great acceleration for watersports of all kinds. Please call Jim at 513 678 9379.
1964 Chris Craft Ski Boat 17'