Volume 16, Issue 4 ...................... ..........Newsletter of the Finger Lakes Chapter, ACBS.................................... December 2006

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For Sale: Dunphy X-55, 17-ft inboard, 215 HP Interceptor engine, galvanized trailer. Engine is completely rebuilt, over-bored, new pistons, rings, bearings, crank turned, etc. Never in water since rebuild. Original upholstery, floor covering & trim. Deck is stained and varnished mahogany. Absolutely A-1 condition. $16,000. Mick Griffin, 716-662-1949, MickG16@aol.com

For Sale: 1954 14-ft. Whirlwind dual cockpit Runabout with 1956 Evinrude 40hp outboard engine. Completely restored from a solid rare find. New upholstery and new trailer. $10,000. Mike Chernago, 607-753-7605;

For Sale: Rare 1927 20-ft. Gesswein Sportabout (hull #7) with original 6 cyl. Van Blerck engine. Twin cockpit with unusual facing rear seats. Brass hardware & leather upholstery. Boat & engine fully restored; both in excellent condition. Custom trailer. Asking $35,000. Barbara Giovannetti, 315-947-5532 or sueag@hotmail.com

For Sale: 1957 23-ft. Chris-Craft Continental. Excellent condition. New bottom, frames, chines, keel, dashboard, dark-red pleated upholstery, and cockpit edging (not upholstered foam), and ~20% new wood on deck. Twelve+ coats of varnish throughout. Original hardware including Iva-light. Folding top with white side curtains and cockpit extension. Original "M" motor with dual 12-volt batteries & switch. Motor professionally cleaned and rewired; added rebuilt generator. Starts right up and runs 100%! No problems in five years. Stored inside winters; on lift summers with waterline cover. Not launched in 2006. Comes with excellent dual-axle trailer. $42,000. Steve Haarstick, 585-342-5200 (days), shaarstick@haarsticksailmakers.com

For Sale: 1928 29-ft. Hackercraft Triple Cockpit (hull #751) w/ 150hp Sterling Petrel engine. Total restoration completed 2004; now being refurbished. (See p. 33, Classic Boating Magazine, Vol. 124, March-April 2005.) Ed Ritter, 315-524-3007. Serious inquiries only, please.