AU $18,495
16' 1" - 4.90m
Family, Leisure, In-shore Fishing
1029 Manly Road, Tingalpa Brisbane QLD Need Insurance?
Hull Material

AU $18,495    Need Insurance?
Description: Sportsman Craft 490
Are you looking for a quality fiberglass family friendly half cabin under $19K..... This an almost daily request at JCM and our reply 99% of the time is: sorry, such a thing is as rare as... You know the saying... And if you are in the market and are tired of wading through the boats that have rotten floors, old 2 stroke motors, trailers that don't have brakes on them on and your becoming dejected... Well.....

Well... Here is what the team at JCM refer to as a special boat... This beautifully presented Sportsmancraft 490 fiberglass half cabin ticks all the boxes that one ever ask for those with a budget up to $20K.... She was repowered in 2013 with the class leading Yamaha F70Hp four stroke EFI outboard that has now recorded a low 67 hours use since new. These motors are class leading with their reliability and fuel economy pushing this rig along at a comfortable cruise speed, sipping under 10l per hour!

The engine has been both mechanically and computer tested and passes our rigorous inspections and is naturally backed with a BIA limited engine warranty for additional buyer's confidence. The motor is fuelled via the 60l underfloor fuel tank which ensures great range when out for the days fishing or social boating.

Seating for 4 persons is provided via the two pedestal seats and the two stern quarter moulded recessed seats. Ideal for both "Ma and Pa" or "mum, dad and the two squids"..... The cabin is light and airy, with fabric covered bunk cushions softening the area and provided some comforts for the young ones on a long day out.. Storage is provided both in the cabin and in the cockpit for your boating odds and ends.

A load of money has been spent on the rig refitting including a near new bimini top offering additional shade from the sun. Zips have been sewn into this in the event the next owner wishes to add front and side clears down the track. Atop the dash a near new Humminbird Helix 5 colour screen combo GPS/Sounder has been installed and we have also included the Navionics mapping card. Plenty of top quality rod holders have been fitted in the right places around the cockpit, and have the added benefit of being easily removed when not in use.

Included is a swag of safety gear as outlined below and comes in a handy storage bag the near new GME GX400 27 meg radio and aerial offer back to base or boat to boat communications for additional on water safety.

Sounds like we should add some "steak knives" but yes there is more... The RE1523-MO Redco Sportsman trailer is also near new and was manufactured in May 2016 is fitted with quality 13 inch dress alloy rims, light truck tyres and mechanical over ride disc brakes for your towing safety and also makes launching and retrieving easier at the ramp with the multi-rollers.

So help with your research, this boats accessories and features include:

Humminbird Helix 5 colour combo GPS/Sounder with map card
GME GX400 27MHz radio with aerial
Single battery with an isolation switch, in a battery box
Underfloor fuel tank approx. 60L capacity
Aluminium 3 blade propeller
Factory fitted flush system
Mechanical override disc brakes
4 adult life jackets
Oars, v-sheet, mirror, flares
Sand anchor with rope & chain
Electric bilge pump
Compliant navigation lights & anchor white light
Bimini top
Outboard cowl cover
2 pedestal seats
2 stern ΒΌ seats
Wide gunnels
Ski hooks
Cockpit lights
10 rod holders throughout
Side pockets
S/S bow rails
Alloy wheels
Spare wheel with carrier
LED trailer light

So if you been looking at models in similar size and style like the Cruise Craft 475 Regal, Cruise Craft Explorer 5, Whittley Sea Legend 5.0, Haines Hunter 470 Breeze, Haines Hunter 500 or even the Signature 492 or 493F models..... This little rare package is surely worthy of consideration at $18,495 inclusive of all above and further below from the team at John Crawford Marine - QLD's Used Boat Specialists since 1964

You can have confidence in buying a boat from John Crawford Marine, Queensland's Used Boat Specialists. Since 1964 we have been buying, consigning and selling only the best range of quality used trailer boats.

The advertised price includes written mechanical reports on the hull/motor/trailer. Our trailers are sold in roadworthy condition, right down to tyre pressure checks and an R- clip being supplied on the trailer coupling!

As a member of the Boating Industry Association, our boating industry body, we only use industry endorsed paperwork. Further, engines are supplied with a BIA Used Recreational Motor Boat warranty (Unless advertised otherwise). We guarantee title as JCM supplies PPSR certificates (known as REVS) providing our buyers confidence and security.

As part of the delivery process, on water demonstrations (where practical and additional costs may apply) are offered to assist with familiarisation of your purchase. Registration transfers and Road Worthy Certificates (Qld only) are taken care of by our office staff and paid on your behalf for your convenience.

If you are an interstate buyer, we can still assist with ensuring your trailer is sold to you in road worthy condition, as it's an Australian Standard. Although the trailer is sold unregistered, for a small fee, our staff can provide you with an Unregistered Vehicle Permit to allow you to tow home safely and legally.

Don't live nearby? JCM can assist with arranging transport to mainland Australia via reputable and insured boat transport companies.

Upon delivery your rig will undergo a workshop pre-delivery, boat wash and the sales consultant will complete a handover.

Do you have a trade in? John Crawford Marine is always looking for stock, so why not ask the sales team if they can assist with your trade.

Looking for Finance? Again we can assist with providing you competitive finance rates to suit you and your budget.

Lastly, but just as important to consider when owning a boat is comprehensive insurance. JCM is privileged to offer you two of Australia's leading Boat Insurers, Club Marine and Nautilus Insurance.

Our webpage www. Johncrawfordmarine. Com. Au includes even more detailed information on our services, location and plenty of general boating information for you to peruse. Remember to join our conversation on JCM's Facebook page and subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter.

On behalf of the team, we look forward to seeing you.

1029 Manly Road, Tingalpa Brisbane Qld
16' 1" - 4.90m
Hull Material
Engine Make
Yamaha F70AET 70Hp EFI 4S - 67 hours (2013)
Redco Sportsman RE1513MO braked trailer (05.2016)

Broker / Dealer
John Crawford Marine
07 3390 6933
1029 Manly Road