1938 21′ Chris Craft Sportsman

by Curtis Bauman
Published: June 14, 2020 (1 year ago)
Grass Valley, CA

This wonderful 1938, 21’ Chris-Craft Sportsman, Hull #35372, is 60% newly restored from top to bottom. Please go to        https://acbs-tahoe.org/advert/1938-22-chris-craft-sportsman/  for rest of the story and photos in order to check the boat out and truly appreciate her full potential. She is a STEAL, at $6K. Down from $8,500. West System bottom. Boat is in a bare wood condition. Call Curtis Bauman @ 707-217-1119, or cbwoodboat@sbcglobal.

Hull and decks are skinned. 3M-5200 adhesive caulking used in construction. All new book-matched solid 1/2″ planking throughout. New dash. Driver seat and seat back rebuilt new wood. New 2nd seat made but requiring refinement. Most hardware present and re-chromed including windshield frame. Underwater gear present. Bilges and interior hull completely painted.

Needs: Engine & Tranny, (was, #K-6793), .. electrical system, cut-water, foredeck toe rails and windshield upright support. Instrument panel and gauges, steering wheel, fuel tank, ceiling boards, (if wish to be original), or upholstered ceiling panels if not), aft bench seat, and floor-boards. Motor box in need of repair, or re-build to suit new engine. Boat has a trailer. This boat is beautifully restored thus far by another restorer. I came into the boat through default in payment for services rendered. I have legal title. Will sell for $6,000. (down from 12K), as is. I simply need to get her off of my plate. If you like, we can talk about my shop finishing the boat.

She’s a perfect project boat for one with the time, some knowledge and resources. For further information, more photos, or to simply discuss the boat please contact me at my email cbwoodboat@sbcglobal.net. Or call me, .. Curtis Bauman  Wood-Boat Restoration at 707-217-1119, 10a.m.-3p.m. PST. This boat deserves the right owner and will last another lifetime if cared for.