1965 Pacemaker Convertible Cruiser
Overall it is in good condition, but has been out of the water for over a year and the hull needs some work. That together with some fresh paint can bring this beauty back to life. Beautiful mahogany transom, mast, custom-built swim platform, bow sprit and matching trim molding.
Beautiful all-mahogany interior paneling with zoned interior lighting, new headliner and new premium temperfoam cushions upholstered in attractive woven fabrics and lined draperies. Sleeps 6--galley table converts easily to bed, built-in sofa converts to two bunk beds, and V berth with wedge provides spacious master sleep area with private doorway. Plenty of built-in storage closets and drawers. Galley has mahogany cabinet with laminate countertop, cupboards and drawer for equipment and supplies, recent built-in AC/12V refrigerator, alcohol stove with cutting block, stainless steel sink and hot water heater. Private head has sink and manual flush toilet with a flexible, 15-gallon holding tank. Decks are carpeted in main cockpit and cabin.
Features dual driving stations. Lower station has mahogany cabinets, two heavy-duty, adjustable, swivel Captain’s armchairs in white vinyl, carpet, updated white headliner and classic wheel. Upper driving station has two nearly new, folding bench seats in white vinyl, windshield with beautiful re-chromed brackets, lockable storage cabinet, and snap-on canvas cover for extra protection and canvas covered, retractable bimini.
Powered by twin Crusader, fresh water-cooled, 270 HP gasoline engines (GM 350 CU) that run well. Upgraded monel shafts and nibral props. Two 75-gallon monel fuel tanks. Stainless steel 50-gallon fresh water tank.
Electronics include dual station marine band FM with intercom, Garmin chart plotter with depth sounder, second depth sounder on fly bridge, 2 compasses, AM-FM radio with speakers, and digital floscan for tachometers and fuel usage. Trim-tabs provide excellent control in various cruising conditions. Updated wiring with a 20A battery charger and four 27H batteries (new last year), 2 on each motor. Built-in docking help you see in darkness or fog. Hull and keel are in good condition and have gotten annual paint, care and maintenance.
This boat rides and lives comfortably with its many enhancements and upgrades.