<br />Price reduced 5k , Owner wants sold !<br />A 1 Owner VERY CLEAN and WELL MAINTAINED 28 Carver 286 "Special Edition" powered by a Single 7/4L Mercruiser/Bravo 3. THis is a huge 28' Express with a generous cockpit with seating for 8-10 and an interior featuring a Queen Size aft cabin with plenty of headroom and a storage locker and storage beneath berth; Convertible Dinette; Full Galley, large enclosed head with vanity,toilet and a full width forward berth to comfortably sleep 6 people. The boat has been yard maintained by a quality yard since new and shows in absolutely great condition inside and out. A Full Height Camper canvas covers the entire cockpit from windshield to transom creating a weather tight cockpit which will comfortably seat a large party dockside or underway.<br />VESSEL WALKTHROUGH As you enter cockpit via transom door aft is a large bench seat which will comfortably seat 4, forard to port is an aft facing cooler seat and across to starboard is a double aft facing seat, Forward at the Helm is a double Helm seat with a single pedestal companion seat to port. There is also a NEW (larger than original) removeable pedestal table for entertaining in cockpit. Cabin entry is via a sliding fiberglass pocket door and as you you enter the salon , the salon appears very large, airy,open and bright with Varying shades of Blues/Off White fabrics and light Laminate Salon flooring and off white headliner throughout cabin; Immediately to starboard is a large enclosed head with vanity ,marine head and shower; Forward of the head is a convertible dinette with storage under; Across to port is a full galley with 110/12Volt Refrigerator, 1 burner ElectricAlcohol stove, Microwave Oven,sink and generous storage both built into counter top and over and below counter top as well; Forward is a full width bow Berth with filler cushion and port and starboard port windows and a large screened overhead opening hatch. When the filler cushion is removed there is a step-up to Berth with a large hatched storage compartment under the step; Aft is a Queen Size Aft cabin Berth with a generous storage area to port, storage under berth and a unique centerline "cut out" in the overhead to allow "sit up headroom". There is also an opening port window in the aft cabin for fresh air as well as a privacy curtain; Just outside the aft cabin is a large hanging locker and the boat's electrical panel is above that locker for easy access when you enter the salon. All interior fabrics,cushions,drapes,wall coverings,headliners etc. are in excellent condition and VERY Clean & orderly. VERY SPACIOUS interior for a 28' Express.<br /> <br />ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT<br />ELECTRONICS Garmin 180 GPS/Chartplotter with current navigation chip, Raytheon L265 Fish Finder/Depth Finder; Standard Horizon Eclispse VHF Radio; Navistar Digital Fuel Flow Meter; Ritchie Compass (new 2010); Windshield wiper; Bennet Trim Tabs; Danforth Anchor and line,Bow Pulpit; Stainless steel Bow & Safety Rails; Non Skid Deck surfaces (entire deck and topsides); lines,fenders,life vests, Spare Stainless Steel Propellor; 2 Batteries; battery Switch; Battery Charger; Hot Water Heater (electric at dock and heat exchanger when engine running) OF NOTE In 2010 Manifolds,Risers,Elbows,Water Pump and Fuel pump were ALL replaced NEW by owner's boatyard; Jabsco Pump for Head replaced New in 2011<br />About Time<br />LOA 28 ft 0 in<br />Beam 9 ft 6 in<br />LWL 28 ft 0 in<br />Minimum Draft 3 ft 3 in<br />Bridge Clearance 8 ft 9 in<br />Headroom 6 ft 2 in<br />Deadrise 19 ? at Transom<br />Dry Weight 5900 lbs<br />Engine 1<br />Engine Brand Mercruiser<br />Year Built 1997<br />Engine Model 7.4L/454C.I. Bravo 3<br />Engine Type Inboard<br />Engine/Fuel Type Gas/Petrol<br />Engine Hours 502<br />Fresh Water Tanks Plastic (25 Gallons)<br />Fuel Tanks Aluminum (100 Gallons)<br />Holding Tanks Plastic (18 Gallons)<br />Number of double berths 3<br />Number of heads 1<br />Cockpit speakers<br />Plotter<br />VHF<br />Radio<br />Depthsounder<br />GPS<br />Compass<br />Battery charger<br />Hot water<br />Marine head<br />Shore power inlet<br />Swimming ladder<br />Cockpit cushions<br />Cockpit table<br />Disclaimer<br />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.