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1987 Silverton 37 Convertible

$27,500 USD

  • $27,500 USD
  • Available
  • Used
  • Multi Species Fish Boats
  • 1987
  • Silverton
  • 37 Convertible
  • Cocoa Beach, Florida, US
  • Power
  • 101621
  • 37ft / 11.28 m
  • Crusader
  • 454
  • Other
  • Unleaded
  • Fiberglass
  • 2016-04-20
  • 2016-04-20
  • 2239072

- Stock #101621 -

Best available. Clean inside and out! Ready to cruise and fish. Solid liveaboard option too!

1987 Silverton 37 Convertible:

"It was contemporary styling, versatility and an attractive price that helped to make Silverton's 37 Convertible one of the most popular boats in her class for years. Her versatility and price continue to attract the second and third generations of owners to these great family cruisers.

The "convertible" designation bestowed by Silverton suggests a boat intended the dual purposes of sport fishing and cruising, but it's safe to assume the 37 Convertible has more appeal and more utility as a family cruiser than a sportfisherman.

The 37 Convertible's hulls are solid fiberglass laminates while decks and superstructures are composite constructed utilizing core materials for thermal insulation, weight reduction and strength. The 1987 models were built with closed-cell foam core. For the most part, the quality of construction, fit and finish is on a par with other production boats in the same price range although Silverton is rated higher for accessibility for inspection - as above average. Serious structural problems are rare with aging boats although fiberglass attachment "tabbing" failures are common in the areas beneath the forward cabin sole and at the attachment of partial bulkheads in forward hanging lockers and galley cabinets.

The seven-foot-long by 11-foot-wide cockpit provides room for lounging dockside or underway and if your interests tend towards fishing, there is plenty of room to accommodate several anglers. All 37 Convertibles had a mechanically attached, fiberglass composite bow platform for deploying and storing an anchor. One of the most popular features of all Silverton 37 Convertibles is a large flybridge with passenger seating on a bench forward of the helm console.

The interior arrangement of the 37 Convertible features a V-berth master cabin forward followed by hanging lockers and a U-shaped dinette to starboard and head with shower and galley to port. Up three steps is the saloon which, with nearly 360-degree visibility and open to the galley and dinette below, seems even bigger than it is.

The majority of 37 Convertibles were powered by the standard twin, 454 CID Crusader Marine gasoline engines [as is this one.] These boats are light with rather substantial windage and can be blown around a bit in a stiff breeze but are otherwise easily handled. With standard Crusader Marine gasoline engines, these vessels cruise between 15-16 knots and top out around 25. Fuel capacity is 300 gallons.

If this is the time for you to get into family cruising or move up in size, Silverton 37 Convertible offers affordable price, strong customer satisfaction and the backing of a company that seems well positioned to survive the tough times.

Source: BoatUS By Jack Horner

This listing has now been on the market 30 days. If you are thinking of making an offer, go ahead and submit it today! Let's make a deal!

Reason for selling is doesn't get to use enough because of travel .....

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ConditionThis Silverton is built well but needs a little TLC; her owner is in the process of going over the entire vessel with a fine tooth comb. As you will see, the port side engine has been thoroughly cleaned and repainted and while the seller is working his way back, he loves the boat and is firm on price. This broker had the pleasure of taking a ride with her seller and the engines run and sound great. The AC units are in need of repair and are in the process of being evaluated for the exact source of the problem. The compressors are functional as are the water pumps. It is believed that the issue is electrical circuitry or wiring - most likely in the thermostat control. With this price, it is certainly worth a few $ for reworking the AC system. The gauges and controls are very nice up top and there is a nice retractable awning over the cockpit. Some of the side curtains on the flybridge may need to be replaced, but the top is in good condition.

Navigational Equipment - Anchor Light
- Bottom Finder
- CD Player
- Compass (Gemini)
- Depth Instrument
- Fuel Management System
- GPS Antenna
- GPS/ Fishfinder/ Plotter (Garmin 541 S)
- Navigation Lights
- Radar
- Running Lights
- Sound System
- Speed Instrument
- Spotlight
- VHF (Dual)
- VHF Antenna
- Water Temp Instrument

Mechanical - Bilge Pump
- Bottom Paint
- Bow Pulpit
- Carbureted
- Cooling System (Raw Water And Coolant)
- Engine Alarms
- Engine Compartment
- Engine Cylinders (8 Cylinders)
- Engine Location (Under Salon And Cockpit And Cockpit)
- Engine Room Lighting
- Fuel Filters
- Fuel Flow Meter
- Fuel Tank (300 Gallons)
- Fuel Tank Location (Under Cockpit)
- Fuel Transfer Switch
- Fuel/water Separator
- GPS (Garmin 541 S)
- Hand Rails
- Heat Exchanger
- Impellers
- Macerator
- Passenger Capacity (12 Passengers)
- Propeller Shafts
- Propulsion (Inboard Drive)
- Starting Type (Electric)
- Steering (Hydraulic)
- Strainers
- Stringers
- Transmission
- Transmission Cooler
- Water Pump
- Water Tanks
- Windlass
- Flybridge (Includes Helm And Passenger Seating)

Electrical Systems - 110v AC Outlets
- 12 V DC Outlets
- ABYC Color Coded Wiring
- AC Electric Panel
- Accessory Switches
- Alternator
- Batteries
- Battery Charger
- Battery Location (Engine Compartment)
- Battery Perko Switch
- Circuit Breaker Panel
- Cockpit Lighting
- Docking Lights
- Emergency Engine Shutdown
- Engine Kill Switch
- Flat Screen TV
- Fuel Gauge
- Gauges
- Generator (Onan 6.5 Kw)
- GPS Speedometer
- Horn
- Hour Meter
- Iphone AUX Plug-in
- LED Lighting (Throughout Salon)
- MP3 Jack
- Oil Pressure Gauge
- Oil Temperature Gauge
- Rod's & Reels (Not Included)
- Ship's Power (12v DC)
- Shore Power (110v. AC
- Shower Sump Pump
- Speakers
- Stereo
- Tachometer
- Transducer
- Volt Meter
- Water Heater
- Water Pressure Gauge
- Water Temperature Gauge
- Wiring Systems

Accommodations - A/C Heat (AC System Needs To Be Repaired)
- Beds (Forward V-berth)
- Vinyl Top On Flybridge
- Blinds
- Cabin (Forward V-berth With Door)
- Cabin Appointments
- Cabin Door (Slider)
- Cabin Lighting (LED Lighting)
- Cabinets
- Carpet (Needs Cleaning)
- Companionway
- Countertops
- Dinette (Coverts To Berth)
- Fridge/freezer
- Galley
- Hanging Locker
- Head
- Hot Water System
- Microwave
- Pressurized Water System
- Sofa
- Stateroom (V-berth)
- Stove

Construction - Cabin Heat
- Gel Coat
- Propeller (4 Blade Bronze Props)
- Radar Arch
- Thru-hull Fittings
- Yacht Certification

Deck Gear - Anchor Locker
- Bench Seat (On Flybridge)
- Bow Rail
- Chairs & Seating
- Coaming Pads
- Cockpit Cover (Partial)
- Courtesy Lights
- Electronics Box
- Enclosure (Flybridge)
- Fender Hangers
- Fender Holders
- Freshwater Washdown
- Gunnel Compartments
- Non-skid Deck
- Raw Water Washdown
- Rocket Launchers
- Rod Holders
- Rub Rails
- Self Bailing Cockpit
- Spot Light
- Sprayhood
- Swim Ladder
- Swim Platform
- Trash Can
- Vertical Rod Holders

Safety Equipment - Carbon Monoxide Detector
- CO/2 Detector
- Fire Suppression System
- Grab Rails

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