40' Young Brothers Commercial Lobster Boat - SOLD
Young brothers built this boat boat for the previous owner with no expenses spared. The previous owner wanted to enter it in the Maine lobster boat races. He also fished only 100 traps in order to qualify. The boat was very fast and won races. The current owner purchased the boat about 28 years ago. He has been a commercial lobsterman until very recently when he became ill and now needs to disolve the business. The boat is very clean and organized. A new engine was installed about eight years ago. It has only about 6000 hours because the owner stopped winter fishing shortly after the install. The engine is a Volvo Penta TAM44A. The new gear is Twin Disc @ 2:1. It has 4 blade 28" prop and a 1 3/4" SS shaft. It is FWC with Walter keel coolers. The boat is very quick and can exceed 22 knots easily. It would be a great tuna boat....there is a 15' custom made pulpit which can be reattached. You will not find any high tech electronics on this boat. There is a compass, a Sitex sounder, a VHF radio, and an old Loran unit. The owner used landmarks and his good senses to find his way. There are some newer 4' Friendship traps and some old two parlor traps. There is miscellaneous gear...totes, barrels, rope, buoys, etc. A Mass Area 1 and a Fed. Lic. can be purchased separately or can be included in the boat purchase. We are interested is serious inquiries only. The family does not want strangers around the property. The boat is priced to sell quickly. YOU CAN PURCHASE THE BOAT AND GEAR ONLY FOR $76,000. THE MASS AREA 1 LICENSE ONLY FOR $8000. THE FED. LICENSE ONLY FOR $12,000.
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