1984 Ellis 28 Express Cruiser “Summer Tides”
LOA 28’ 4” BEAM 9’ 4” DRAFT 3’
The Ellis 28 Express Cruiser with a Crusader 454: A reliable boat with a time-tested (and powerful) gas engine. There are still MANY more years left in this Ellis 28 Express Cruiser!
LOCATION: In Gloucester Massachusetts, but soon to be moved to Ellis Boat Company, in Southwest Harbor, Maine. Schedule a time to view this boat: Call Shane at 207-266-7911.
FROM THE OWNER:
“New engine risers, engine gaskets are in good condition, and the manifolds were cleaned and painted recently. Average use has been 25 hrs per season for last 16 years (since purchasing from Ellis Boat). We currently add two to three quarts of oil to the engine during our summer use, maybe one quart per 7 to 10 hrs of engine use? She is getting new bottom paint and will have compression check reading available for prospective buyers.”
• Crusader 454 (350 hp) gas engine with roughly 1700 hrs
• Bow Thruster
• Engine sound insulation
• B&G GPS, VHF, Depth/Speed
• Teak swim platform
• Enclosed head
• Bomar hatch w/solar vent
• Opening cabin ports
• Galley with Refrigeration, Norcold
• 25 gal water system
• Anchor system with Windless, Lewmar
• SS bow rail and Fiberglass pulpit
• Canvas top and side curtains
HULL: Green awl-grip painted hull. Hand laid solid fiberglass with four 2″x 6″ stringers and 3/4″ marine plywood main bulkhead. DECK & WHEELHOUSE: Fiberglass, with non-skid surface, over marine plywood, with four portlights. PLATFORM: Non-skid fiberglass over 3/4″ marine plywood with fiberglass hatches. DECK HARDWARE & ACCESSORIES: Two each of 6″ Skene bow chocks, 8″ stern cleats, 8″ spring line cleats, One 5×5 bow mooring bit and anchor rope deck pipe all bronze. PVC guard and toe rails. Teak/Mahogany handrails and trim in the cabin. CABIN INTERIOR: Rope locker forward, with access door. V-berth, and companionway all trimmed in varnished mahogany. STEERING & ENGINE CONTROLS: Destroyer-type wheel with hydraulic steering. FUEL SYSTEM: Custom made aluminum 53-gallon tanks, Racor fuel filter, valves, hoses, vents, and fill pipes.
Information believed to be correct, but not guaranteed. Listings are subject to prior sale, price changes or withdrawal.