STARDUST – A Classic 1966 Bunker and Ellis
This 39-foot Bunker and Ellis features classic lines (envied by all boaters and boatbuilders), twin-engines, and a mahogany hull. Seeking a new owner that will take pride in owning a fantastic wooden vessel and a piece of American history. This vessel is being stored and maintained by Ellis Boat Company in Southwest Harbor, Maine.
Builder/Designer: Bunker & Ellis
Dimensions LOA: 39′ LWL: 37′ Beam: 11’10”
Displacement: 18,500 lbs, Draft: 3’6″
2007 Twin V8 Volvo Penta, 350 hp each (1725 hrs)
Tankage Fuel: Two 60-gal. Monel tanks
Water: 75-gal. copper tank
Holding: 8-gal. plastic tank
1 1/4″ mahogany planking over 2 1/2″ x 1 5/8″ oak frames. Oak keel, stem, stern & deck framing, floor timbers, deadwood, sternpost, and guard rails. Bronze screw-fastened (refastened 1995). Decks are 1-inch cedar painted buff. Cabin sides, pilothouse, and coaming are varnished mahogany. Both shelter- and cabin-tops are fiberglass over plywood. The cockpit sole is varnished fir with a 6″ step into the pilothouse. Varnished mahogany toe and guard rails covered with SS half oval. Cockpit size is 9′ x 8’9″.
2007 Twin V8 Volvo Penta, 350 hp each – 1725 hrs (replaced Twin 250 HP V8 1978 gas Chrysler marine engines), FWC heat exchanger. 1.91:1 BW gear. 1 3/8″ bronze shafts. Very good access through engine hatches. Full panel with single-lever Morse controls. Starboard hydraulic steering. New strut bearings in ’94. Electrical Two 12V batteries with 2 master switches and a fused electrical pane.
Sleeps a total of 5 below in 2 staterooms. The forward stateroom has v-berths with storage lockers and drawers. Opening cabin top hatch with screen. Next aft to port is a full L-shaped 7 1/2′ galley with SS sink w/pressure hot and cold water, 2-burner propane stove, and a SS-lined icebox. Storage space and dish bins below. On STB side forward in the main cabin is an enclosed head with a mechanical toilet w/Y valve and hot/cold water sink. Next aft is a 6’5″ comfortable settee, in which the back swings up to make an upper berth with bottom cushion making a double berth. Both cabins are painted white with varnished mahogany trim. The headroom below is 6’3″. The cabin sole is carpeted. 8 bronze opening ports with screens.
Garmin GPS map 3010C, ’04 Garmin GMR40 Radar, ’05 Autohelm Fathometer/Knotmeter ICOM IC-M58 VHF Radio Constellation 5″ Compass Raymarine Digital Compass Engine Blower CO2 Fire System Sentry Gas Vapor Detector Life Jackets Bilge Pump Xintex CO Alarm Deck Chairs Ensign 735B Digital Tachs KVH Autocomp 1000 Anchor Windlass Boarding Ladder Portable Mahogany Table 3 Windshield Wipers/Washers Side Curtains Stern Seat & Cushions, ’05 Custom Helm Seats & Cushions 25-lb. Danforth Anchor w/chain&rode Dock Lines & Fenders Guest Remote Sportlight Alpine Am/FM Stereo
Portable Mahogany Table
3 Windshield Wipers/Washer
Stern Seat & Cushions
Custom Helm Seats and Cushions
25 lb Danforth Anchor w/ chain & rode
Dock Lines & Fenders
Guest Remote Spotlight
Alpine AM/FM Stereo
Specifications may vary. Information believed to be correct, but not guaranteed. Listings are subject to prior sale, price changes, or withdrawal.