"ILLUSION"


(Michigan, USA )

"Illusion" is a 1958 35ft Constellation Bullnose.

I am the 4th owner.

The previous owner had her for 40 + yrs.

She has been boat house kept for all those years in Algonac, Michigan where she has been for most of her life.

She is 100% original and was delivered to a fabrication company in Detroit in December 1957.

"Illusion" is powered by a pair of MCLs with dual updraft carbs.

Shortly after delivery the 2nd owner (who purchased her from his partner) changed her from Chris O Matic to Manual.

I do have the original Chris O Matic complete shift kit though.

She is entirely made of mahogany and teak.

We spend our time with her traveling between Lake Erie and Lake St Clair.

We also have a 1969 38 ft Commander that I am currently renovating.

I am planning to keep "Illusion" to finish her and then we will see what the future holds.

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Oh boy!
by: Anonymous

I kinda forgot all about this site!

Im sorry to the 2 guys that commented... trust me... I never saw the comments!

I just sent this all to my hubby for review.

Illusion is in the water downriver at this time along with our Commander.

life is good! Dawn





Constellation
by: william michels

Never heard back from you from my last post.

Am going to be purchasing a 69 38 foot constellation which I will be renovating.

Would love to speak with you and maybe come up to Algonac and get some pointers and ideas on how to do the work right.

I live close in |Detroit.

My email is wmichels@comcast.net.

Any help would be appreciated and would love to just see what an Illusion looks like in person.

Thanks, William I Michels




Constellario
by: bill

I am currently purchasing a 1969 38 ft constellation in detroit that needs some work.

Drop me a line or email address and we can compare notes.

Bill Michels




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