20' 1954 Century Resorter "DIY" (Do It Yourself)
(St. Louis Missouri)
I recently refinished my 20ft 1954 Century Resorter in 2012.
The old varnish was stripped and the wood was all hand sanded. I applied new stain and 10 coats of varnish. Most hardware has been re chromed, all new upholstery to match original, new flooring, fresh bottom paint, fresh bilge paint and caulk. I ran the boat all summer in 2011. The engine runs great but the boat has not been in the water for about a year due to the work being done on it. There are about 652 original engine hours. Engine is an Chrysler inline 6 Fireball engine with top speed close to 40mph. There were only 99 of these made in 1954. I believe the wood is mostly if not all original with no rot! I get tons of compliments and looks from people at the lake. This will certainly get attention. Contact me for more pictures. 20' 1954 Century Resorter DIY (Do It Yourself) runabout 1954 20'LOA 6'8"Beam Mahogany Hull Chrysler Inline 6 Fireball Engine Above Average 1991 Single axle Trailer $22,500 or make offer joshgierer(at)gmail.com 314-707-9774
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