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1988 24 (ft.) Rampage 24 Express

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General Information

Listing# 71480

Stamford, CT, United States
Boat Type
Model Year
Saltwater Fishing
24 Express
24 (ft.)
Hull Material
Fuel Type
Number of Engines

General Details

This sweet 24’ 1988 Rampage Express Soft Top powered with a gasoline Volvo 260 BB with electronic ignition, fresh water cooled, 1050 hours. Moored in Stamford CT, this is the third owner, all original manuals and records are available. Unusual for an older boat, she is in original condition, meticulously maintained Bristol fashion.


On deck, the seat upholstery, cushions, and canvas is in excellent condition. Buttoned up with the drop back curtain, the helm area with helm and companion seats is fully enclosed for those blustery days on the black fish piles. She also has a full mooring cover to keep her clean.


The Rampage is a fantastic small fishing boat set up beautifully for drifting fluke, plugging stripers on the rips, or a snug haven for the November days out with the blackfish. The near 10 ft beam ensures a steady platform for a 24 ft boat either anchored up or on a drift. This boat is fully fish equipped with a remarkable twin live naturally recirculating bait wells and a fish box. The salt water wash down mounted in the stern makes it easy to keep everything always tidy.


The single 260 HP Volvo 260BB engine puts the boat on a plane and cruises at mid 20’s in most conditions at an efficient fuel burn.


Below is a small cuddy area with twin v berths and space for a porti- pottie if one desires.


Equipped with a Garmin chart plotter and a Furuno fish finder, this boat can do anything. The mid ship engine, near 10 ft beam and wide bow flare give these Rampages great sea keeping ability and the feel of a larger vessel. Many believe that this is the best hull Rampage ever made.

 She is in the water and will show nicely. This is a nice clean turnkey boat ready to go in a heartbeat.


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Full Specifications
MAKE:  RAMPAGE                                    MODEL:  24             YEAR:  1988 LOA:    24’                               BEAM: 9’11”               DRAFT:              2’8”                           WEIGHT:  4900 lbs                  BRIDGE CLEARANCE:  6’         HULL MATERIAL: FIBERGLASS            DECK MATERIAL: FIBERGLASS            TANKAGE FUEL: 130 gal          ENGINES AND MACHINERY NUMBER OF DRIVE ENGINES:            1                      MANUFACTURER: VOLVO      MODEL: 260BB           HORSE POWER: 260   FUEL:   GASOLINE                    HOURS: 1050              DRIVE TYPE: INBOARD                        CRUISING RPM:  3200             CRUISING SPEED:  21 kn                     MAXIMUM RPM:  4400          MAXIMUM SPEED:  26 kn                   COOLING SYSTEM:      FRESH WATER (CLOSED) BATTERY STARTING:   1          HOUSE: 1         TYPE:   WET CELL        SWITCH:  PARALLEL SHIPS VOLTAGE DC:  12 v                                           BILGE PUMPS: 2                      BILGE BLOWERS: 1     SALT WATER WASHDOWN                 ACCOMMODATIONS SLEEPS TOTAL:            2         FORWARD BERTHS: 2                                     STEREO SOUND SYSTEM        DECK AREAS                PILOT  BRIDGE                        SEATS: 2          WITH FULL HELM COCKPIT                      SEATS: 4          BOW PULPIT   BOW RAIL      SWIM PLATFORM       SWIM LADDER                        GUNWALE ROD HOLDERS 4   ROCKET LAUNCHER 8 LIVE WELL 2 SELF CIRCULATING FISH BOX                     PRIMARY ANCHOR: DELTA                 CHAIN LENGTH:  8’                 RODE LENGTH:  350’              ELECTRONICS, NAVIGATION AND SAFETY GPS:                             GARMIN                      MODEL: 472                COLOR CHARTPLOTTER DEPTH FINDER:           FURUNO                      MODEL: 565                COLOR FISH FINDER VHF RADIO:                 ICOM                           FIRE EXTINGUISHER/S: 1                     LIFE RINGS:  1              LIFE JACKETS:  4          FLARES                        HORN              LIFE RAFT:  CANVAS CANVAS COLOR:  GREY          SOFT TOP        SIDE CURTAIN             DROP CURTAIN MOORING COVER      OWNERS NOTES:   VERY NICELY KEPT BOAT, ALL ORIGINAL CONFIGURATION 2012 NEW MANIFOLDS, RISERS, EXHAUST ELBOWS 2012 NEW GAS LINES AND CARB REBUILD NEW SHAFT, PROP, DRIPLESS BEARING NEW BATTERIES 2012 HYDRAULIC STEERING
Please contact the listing broker, Robert Moore, (203) 858 3858 to discuss this boat or any other boat. This boat is shown by appointment only.