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1987 -- 23' 0" WELLCRAFT
Model: Nova XL
Cockpit: Captain's bucket seats and rear bench, seats 5-6, teak trim around windshield, great cruiser, all new vinyl
Cabin: cuddy cabin has 2 seats, 1 on left 1 on right when entering, room to sleep 2 comfortably, all original cushions, upholstery, perfect condition
Construction: fiberglass hull includes factory wrap around swim platform, low on sides and raised in center over outdrive, newly recovered interior
Handling: this boat handles superb. It can take 18-24" inch waves beter than most in its class
Engine Room: newly rebuilt 350 Chevy, 280 HP in 2002, new outdrive, Alpha One in 2003.
Big block would give better top end, but fuel efficiency would greatly suffer
General Comments: Great Delaware river, bay, C&D canal, Elk River, Chesapeake Bay cruiser. Great for day trips and overnighters. Skiing, tubing etc.
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Date Submitted: 2004-02-20
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