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1972 Carter Safari 28 Sportfisher

Long Beach, California


Classic Sport Fisher !

Very Well Powered by Twin Volvo 5.7 Engines, FWC, Fully Serviced

Motor Boxes Converts to Fishing or Sun Platform
Oversized Cockpit Bait Tank

Windlass, Anchor Line & Chain

Dual Gauges, Current Lowrance Electronics
Bimini & Cockpit Cover for Upper Deck

Full Beam Forward "V" Berth
Booth Style Dinette w Storage Drawers|
Galley w Sink, Propane Stove & Refrigerator

The transom and Decks are newly rebuilt
New 195 Gallon Fuel Tank  for Extended Range

Trailer Included

 A January 1977 Article from Trailer Boats is available for this boat
and can be e-mailed upon request

Basic Boat Info

Price: $21,900
Make: Carter
Model: Safari 28 Sportfisher
Year: 1972
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Range: 195 mi


Length: 28 ft
Length Overall: 28'2 ft
Beam: 8 ft
Max Draft: 4'10 ft
Cabin Headroom: 6'6 ft
Dry Weight: 6,900 lb
Deadrise: 13 °
Double Berths: 2
Cabins Count: 1

Engines / Speed

Cruising Speed: 26.94 kn
Maximum Speed: 38.23 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 195 gal
Fuel Tank Material: Aluminum
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 20 gal
Water Tank Material: Plastic
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 10 gal
Holding Tank Material: Plastic


Maximum Number Of Passengers: 8
Heads Count: 1
Windlass Type: Electric
Boat Class: Flybridge, Saltwater Fishing, Sports Fishing Boats


Lou Mencuccini
South Mountain Yachts


South Mountain Yachts
Monarch Beach, California, US, 92629

Deck & Cockpit

Large Flybridge w Bimini Seats 5 w Cockpit Cover
Windlass, Anchor, Line & Chain
Docking Lights
Large Transom "Sun Pad"
Cockpit VHF Radio 
Large Bait Tank w Table Top
Window Coverings for Privacy

Helm & Electronics

Captain's Swivel Seat
Back to Back fold down Seats
Venturi Wind Screen
Dual Gauges 
VHF Radio, Lowrance GPS/Chartplotter
3" Compass
Dual Stainless Steel Morse Shift/Throttles
Stereo Speakers


Forward V Berth Easily Accommodates 2+
Raised Convertible Booth Dinette Seats 4
Built in Drawer Storage
Opening Side Windows w Screens & Curtains
New Electric toilette
RV Style Shower
Hanging Storage Locker


 3 Burner L. P. Gas Stove 
Large Stainless Steel Sink
AC/DC Refrigerator/Freezer
Panoramic View
Wood Cabinetry & Lots of Counter Space
Drawer Storage


Engines & Mechanical

Twin Volvo Penta 5.7 Motors, Fresh Water Cooled
Recent Risers & Manifolds w Records
 Volvo Outdrives
Hour Meters show vessel NOT engine hours

Repair & Refurbishment

New 195 Gallon Fuel Tank w Fuel Filter System
New Decking
Rebuilt Transom
New Swim Step w Supports
Pilot House Reglassed
New Motor Mounts
New Risers & Manifolds
New Props

A January 1977 Article is available for this boat
and can be e-mailed upon request

Fine Print
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.

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