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1948 22 (ft.) Chris-Craft 22 Sportsman Utility

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General Information

Listing# 134570

Debary, FL, United States
Boat Type
Model Year
Antique and Classics
22 Sportsman Utility
22 (ft.)
Fuel Type
Engine Model
Marine 350 Reconditioned
Number of Engines
Engine Type
Engine Hours

General Details

WOW... talk about antiques road show quality!!! Where else will you find a Fully Restored '48 Chris Craft Utility with many boat show awards!!!! The Chris-Craft name has become virtually synonymous with pleasure boating. The company offered 159 different models and was the sales leader in many categories of small civilian powerboats after World War II when this model was introduced. Varnished Mahogany Wood Decking, New bottom, hull and transom. Stainless Steel drive shaft with Bronze Prop. All new wiring and new upholstry. Bow AND Stern Bilge. Original steering wheel, stringers and cutwater. All original hardware has been rechromed. New 20 gallon aluminum gas tank... The new 300 HP Chevy Marine Engine starts right up!!! USCG inspected and approved! Very nice trailer included! Seller is sorry to see this one go but he is retiring. WOW!!

More Info:

Information: The 1948 CC Runabout 22tf. #-U22-1098 was restored in 2006/07. Have blue prints. All planks removed (bottom and sides). Replaced 80% frames with new oak frames and two layers of 6mm Okoume Marine Plywood BS1088 on bottom and sides. Epoxied in side and out. New Transom. The dark color on the bottom area is Racing Bronz Old Salam 959 bottom paint. J. Flood Boat Works of Lake Mary Florida and Temple of Restoration Rejuvenation Woodwork of Mount Dora (Antique and Classic Boat Society, Sunnyland Chapter, Florida ), boat restoring experts assisted with restoration. Clips under the windshlid are rubber protectors because the glass is heavy. All original hardware has been re chromed. Just passed USCG Auxiliary Inspection.

She will cruise at around 8 to 9 mph at 2000 rpm's and only burn 4 gals. an hour

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Stock #25091


Subject: Fw: buyer question. 1948 Chris Craft Utility. 22 ft After WW II, Mahogany was scarce so Chris Craft Corporation used Mahogany on all decking, transom etc and used cedar on its sides and bottom. I have a copy of the original billing order from the factory Hull No U-22-1098. Questions. 1. Hull and bottom are solid. Need not to replace anything. Hull: Z Spar 99 Solid Coat Gloss White. Bottom: Petit Racing Old Salem 959 Decking and Transom: Z Spar 1015 Captains Varnish 6 coats 2. Epoxy: West System-Two Part with fiberglass on bottom. 3. Engine: Noise is normal. Easy for people to talk 4. Box Cover is very stable. 5. Salt Water Use: The boat has been used in fresh water. 6. Engine maintenance: Normal annual maintenance. 7. Trailer is a Loadrite tandem with 2 extra spare tires. 8. Comes with a full boat cover.