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2005 Blackwell Custom Carolina

$825,000 USD

  • $825,000 USD
  • Harvey Shiflet
  • Active
  • Used
  • Convertible Sedan Bridges
  • 2005
  • Blackwell
  • Custom Carolina
  • Virginia Beach, Virginia, US
  • Power
  • 55ft / 16.76 m
  • Caterpillar
  • C-18
  • Inboard
  • Diesel
  • Composite
  • 2016-07-12
  • 2016-09-12
  • 2289264


The "Wired Up" fills the void that the entire sport fishing market place has been waiting for! A 2005 Carolina pedigree built boat known for a soft ride and multitude of amenities! Her accommodations feature two staterooms and two large heads with showers. The master stateroom is located forward with an ensuite head and spacious shower. A second stateroom features stack bunks.  Powered by C-18 CATs with a 30 knot cruising speed and mind blowing fuel economy. Ready to fish today! With her recent mezzanine refit and continual upgrades, this one is priced to move! There are no excuses here. You can fish this rig anywhere on the planet especially for those looking for the perfect opportunity at a low cost, low maintenance traveling destination machine. This one is the only one you need to see!  One of the few boats Craig Blackwell built with CAT power right down to her 20kw generator.  The "Wired Up" is one classy lady at the dock and she can flex her muscles at sea. She's has low hours and well maintained

Updates and Service Since 2014

*  Last fluid and filter change 8/16, with oil sample reports available for the last two years.

* Veem Interceptors tuned by Wildcat Propellors spring 2016

* Staterooms redone with new interiors

* New carpet and runners

* New dripless shaft seals

* New rudder packing

* New bearings

* New Rupp riggers

* New power steering system

* New International fighting chair with rocket launcher

*  3000 hour service completed- heat exchangers and aftercoolers serviced, all fuel injectors replaced.  

* Full enclosure curtains for bridge



Salon and Galley


* Carpeted

* Custom lighted Blackwell electrical panel

* Custom L shaped molded in ultra leather sofa to port with built in storage

* Custom straight molded in sofa to starboard with built in storage

* Custom Release Marine coffee table with lift up top doubles as high top table and liquor storage inside.

* Teak trim

* Over head dimmable LED lighting

* Soft head liner

* Formica counter top with teak trim

* Samsung flat screen TV

U Line icemaker



* Salon level galley

* Under counter top drop in freezer

* Double door Felix- Storch refrigerator

* GE Profile microwave/ convection oven

* Kitchen Aide double burner convection top

* white ceramic sink with Delta faucet and soap dispenser

* Full dash cabinetry with storage

* Teak and holly floor

* 120 volt outlets


Staterooms and layout

Guest Stateroom

The Wired Up features a guest stateroom to the port side at the bottom of the companionway steps. This room features over/under stack bunks. The top bunk is cleverly constructed as a Murphy bed and can be folded up when not needed providing more headroom.

* carpet

* lighting

*LG flat screen television

* storage under berth

* storage locker

* teak doors and cabinetry 


Guest Head and master heads

There is a guest head with full shower directly across from the guest stateroom at the foot of the companionway step. This is a very sizable space with a full size shower. The master head is further forward at the door of the master stateroom. Both heads feature:

* Stainless sinks

* Stainless faucets

* Raritan toilets

* teak and holly floors

* hanging cabinets with mirrors

* storage cabinets

* formica counter tops

* teak trim

A separate washer and dryer closet is located in the companionway

Master Stateroom

The master stateroom is located forward in the vessel. There is a queen bed with a tasteful bed spread and surrounding décor. Located in companionway outside of master is a large head with sizable shower.

* LG flatscreen tv

* teak trim

* soft wall covering

* built in locker

* built in closets with shelves

* bed has under storage beneath

* night table at foot of bed.

* carpeted 

Mechanical and engine room

* (2) Cat C-18 1050 hp with 3020 hrs.

* Twin disc transmissions

* 20 kw Cat Genset (1500 hrs) 

* 3 inch Aquamet shafts                             

* Veem 4 blade Interceptor wheels             

* spare wheels

* Glendinning controls

* Fireboy halon system

*Hynautic power steering

* FCI Aquamiser water maker

* Raritan 12 gallon hot water heater

*Charles 40 Amp battery charger

* Vanner 60 amp battery equalizer

* Reverso oil change system

* Bennett Trim tabs

* 6 bilge pumps

* High water alarms

* block heaters

* 4 engine room fans

* Iso boost power monitor

* Headhunter fresh water pump

* Racor fuel filtration 


* Mezzanine

* teak covering boards and deck

* air conditioning vents over mezzanine seating

* Insulated stainless step boxes in mezzanine

* Livewell

* Cockpit controls

* Tuna door

* Shore power 50 amp

* drop in cockpit freezer in mezzanine

* International fighting chair with rocket launcher

* salt water/ fresh water wash down

* cockpit cover

Navigational electronics and fishing

* Furuno LCD multi touch display

* Navnet NT Max

* Icom M 604 VHF

* Simrad RS 35 VHF

* Northstar 958

* Furuno RD 30

* ACR UPP 102 remote spotlight

* Simrad AP 22 autopilot

* engine room cameras

* Sirius weather

* trolling valves

* bridge AC

* Tannacom 1000 electric teaser reels

* Fushion MS IP 700i

* JL amp

* bridge washdown

* Ritchie compass

* Rupp outriggers



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