1996 EdgeWater Marlin 247 cc Loads of pictures

over 4 years ago
1996 EdgeWater Marlin 247 cc Loads of pictures
Barry Turano
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My loss will be someones gain. I will be having it detailed again shortly.
1996 EdgeWater Marlin 247 CC for sale $21,900.00
The Basics: The only thing that is original is the hull, T-top Frame, Helm and leaning post structure and mooring hardware. This is a Bob Dougherty 1996 EdgeWater 247 Center Console professionally maintained. Typical 160NM stream trip will burn 105 gallons with crew of 4, full ice, gear and bait. Motor has NEVER seen ethanol fuel, and is flushed with Salt Away after every use. Powered by 2007 Suzuki DF300 (4 stroke) 952 hours as of 7/8/14. Fly by wire controls, digital smart gauges, fuel management system. All service records and manuals on hand. Furuno 10.5? Navnet GPS/Sounder with black box for other applications, Furuno Radar, Icom VHF, Standard Horizon VHF, battery condition panel. T-Top with vertical, horizontal and angled for trolling rocket launchers also a welded bar rod holder for the way back line that you do not need a ladder to reach it. 28 Gallon Live Well. Saltwater wash down. 2007 Loadrite 6000# Aluminum I Beam dual axle torsion bar bunk trailer. Custom made full boat cover from T-top covers. I am selling because I do not have enough time to run offshore as often as I would like. So my plan is to downsize and explore and learn the near-shore and inshore waters with a smaller boat.
The details:
Boat originally purchased October 2007 with 250HP Yamaha OX66. Trailer purchased at same time.
February 2008 Replaced outdated GPS and bottom machine with Garmin 545s unit. Replaced Transom mount transducer with Airmar Tilted Element 600 watt through hull transducer. Replaced JRC Radar with Furuno Radar
February 2009 Purchased custom made boat cover from T-Top Covers (custom made because they did not have a pattern for this model, they actually found one measured it and made the cover to fit)
July2010 Replaced Bennett Trim Pump
March 2011 entire boat re-wired, Installed 2nd VHF radio with external speaker. Purchased Furuno Navnet GPS and black box for Furuno Digital Network Sounder, both VHF antennae?s were replaced
March2011 replaced T-top with Sunbrella. Had console cover, leaning post cover and 3 piece Isinglass curtain set fabricated and installed. Cushions and bolsters were also replaced.
December 2011 Removed Yamaha and replaced with 4 stroke Suzuki computer showed 835 hours on motor. Installed new fly by wire controls and digital smart gauges, installed new fuel lines, performed 200 hour service adjusted valves change all anodes and water pump. Installed new Sea Star hydraulic steering system
December 2011 Changed prop to 15 ? x 17 Stainless prop.
May 2012 installed new Rule 1100 GPH bilge pump with self contained float switch.
June 2012 Installed PermaTrim hydro foil. Repainted bottom and has boat detailed.
October 2012 Installed new steering wheel and compass
April - August2013 Remove and replace old 200 gallon fuel tank with new 150 gallon fuel tank. Remove and replace delaminated deck. Glass in core on all sides. Re-glass all through hull fittings. Terminate forward well through hull. Change interior storage drainage to bilge. Create aft below deck dry storage. Replaced switch panel. Both batteries and selector switch were replaced. Touched up bottom paint and detailed.
May 2014 100 hour service performed 932 hours bottom cleaned up.
There have been so many other modifications made to make this a fully functional fishing platform that I can?t remember them all. But they are all on the service records.
The service providers: Salt Water Marine, Bailey Marine, Blue Water Canvas, Gore Marine, Skiff Nation, T-top Boat Covers