Model: Yamaha 225
Hours: 400 on rebuilt engines
Fuel tank capacity:
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Up for sale is one of the finest vessel's Contender produced in 2005. Originally owned and operated by the owner's of Capt. Harry's Fishing Supply, this boat has been a fishing machine. We are the second owner of this customized and one of a kind 2005 31′ Contender powered by twin 225 Yamaha four stroke outboards. Many fish have been caught aboard this boat from Fort Lauderdale to Islamorada. Tunas in Bimini, and hundreds of sailfish. . .among others.
Hull is immaculate and bottom painted
(1 year ago by Steve at black point marina best in the business) less a few scrapes from fish hitting the gunnels. Freshly waxed, and fully detailed.
Decks are stain-free -- compounded and waxed this month. Vessel is loaded will all options including extended T-Top (extra shade) with an oversize console and dual station control.
110 Gallon center tank, 50 gallon saddle tanks
(flushed and polished), leaning post with foot rest, new professionally upholstered factory spec cushions/combing pads (installed spring 2015), spacious coffin box up front for storage.
15′ Lee outriggers, 30 Lee rod holders (reinforced) including two swivel rod holders
Spreader lights (forward and aft), overhead fluorescent console light, Trim tabs powered by mercruiser high performance pumps, forward in-deck 85 gallon live well, 2 rear 35 gallon livewells, 3 deep cycle commercial grade batteries, hydraulic steering.
Garmin fish finder/sounder 740s touchscreen unit with transducer / bottom sounder.
All electrical panels are corrosion free and in original factory condition (maintained religiously) -- Three perko control switches, breaker relay, battery charger, and JL speakers.
2 2005 Yamaha 225 4 stroke Engines -- Fully Rebuilt Fall 2015
Operated less than 400 running hours since full rebuild. Engines were rebuilt after 3400 hours of operation (~3800 hours on gauges).
Most hours are at idle while drift fishing -- computer operation (hours at idle vs operational) is available upon request. Engines were torn down entirely. Fully rebuilt exhaust, lower unit, and re-bored blocks. Fully de-carbonized, and running smooth. Tuned, and ready for another three thousand hours of fishing.
All work on the engines is thoroughly documented since February 2012 (when we took ownership). VSTs are cleaned and rebuilt -- new high pressure and low pressure fuel pumps, new fuel pressure regulators, new spark plugs, replaced idle sensor controls on both engines 1 year ago, new ECM's, rebuilt lower units with less than 100 hours (documentation from shop available) since installation. Engines have high overall hours (3840) but were regularly maintained by an ABYC certified master marine technician, and rebuilt at 3400 hours.
New tilt/trim motors on both engines (August 2015), oil pumps replaced 1 year ago, all fuel injectors flowed/bench tested to factory specification, new in-line fuel filters, new RACOR filters.
This boat is a classic made in Miami, FL center console and is ready to fish.
Unrivaled Contender craftsmanship, handling, and durability.
This boat rides great in anything, and you'll learn why the Contender hull is trusted and respected on those sporty south florida winter days.
This boat was made for winter kitefishing. With a sea anchor, you can fish 10 lines or more.
Don't miss this boat, it maintained with love, and operated regularly. We're selling to upgrade our vessel for the 2016 fishing season. Come see the boat at Dinner Key Marina -- look for our sign.
31' Contender for Sale in Miami - Marauder
For questions -- email Todd or Charlie AT MiamiFishing.com
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