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1998 Gibson 5500 LS

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$169,900

ALWAYS FRESHWATER, DOCKED IN A BOAT HOUSE AND ONE OWNER!!!

This is an  opportunity to purchase the rarest of the rare diesel powered 55 Gibson houseboats.. This particular boat was originally designed and built for the owner of Gibson Houseboats. She features every option and is powered by GM Peninsular DIESEL ENGINES AND A DIESEL GENERATOR. This owner had a friend at the factory who told him about it and he went to the factory and made a deal before she was delivered to the owner of Gibson Houseboats. She is an all option boat plus many other upgrades' that other 55 GIBSONS do not have.

AL'S ARK has been stored in a boat house in freshwater since she was new and is in excellent condition both cosmetically and mechanically.

THIS IS AN ESTATE SALE WHICH WILL MAKE A DISCERNING BUYER AN INCREDIBILE BUYING  OPPORTUNITY! 

NEW LISTING MORE SPECS TO FOLLOW!!

 

Basic Boat Info

Price: $169,900
Boat Name: AL'S ARK
Make: Gibson
Model: 5500 LS
Year: 1998
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass

Dimensions

Length: 55 ft
Length Overall: 55 ft
Beam: 16 ft
Min Draft: 4'3 ft

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: GMC
  • Model: Penisular
  • Drive Type: V
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 300hp
  • Year: 1998
  • Engine Hours: 1509
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: GMC
  • Model: Penisular
  • Drive Type: V
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 300hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1998
  • Engine Hours: 1509
Total Engine Power: 600hp

Tanks

Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 440 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 150 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 150 gal

Other

Heads Count: 2
Drive Type: V
Boat Class: House Boats, Motor Yachts

Contact

George East
Paradigm Yacht Sales

Office

Paradigm Yacht Sales
P.O. Box 1043
Prospect, Kentucky, US, 40059
Tel:239-699-7227
Disclaimer

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters.  The broker cannot guarantee the true hours.  It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. 


MAJOR FEATURES

Westerbeke Generator 12.5KW 2500 hours

Three marine air conditioning systems with reverse cycle heat

Full galley with home style appliances

Air horns

Winegard model WB2700 Satellite TV

Lowrance GlobalMap GPS 7600 CHD

Furuno RSB0073-087 Radar

Horizon DS 50 Digital Depth Sounder

Dehart Marine Electronics Swing Meter RZ 8082

Pro Mariner Digital 12.30 P Battery Charger

Nautical Structures MC 600 Mini Crane Davit System

Rear Camera

Hailing System

RECENT MAINTENANCE

Bottom Paint

Replaced Pumps and impellers

Replaced all batteries

Replaced all hoses

Replaced all serpentine belts

Replaced all coolants

Installed upgraded air filters

 

Disclaimer

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters.  The broker cannot guarantee the true hours.  It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. 
Additional Contact Information

Contact Capt George East at the Louisville KY office 502-292-0444 cell 239-699-7227 email George@paradigmyachts.com


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