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New Owner 5539 Carver "Californian" CPMY

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New Owner 5539 Carver "Californian" CPMY

Postby 4blade1 » April 5th, 2018, 5:40 pm

Hello Carver Owners:

My wife and I have owned our current 55' Californian for almost a year now and we love it so much that we moved out of our condo and onto the boat. This is by far the best IMO design for a motor yacht to date. We have the three state room three head model and it suits our family well when we are all together. I do have a lot of questions as I do most if not all of the maintenance myself and have several projects that I would like to get into.

Projects:
Refinish the wood on the Cocpit rail - Done
Replace all house batteries, Inverter, and chargers - Done
Replace eisenglas on fly bridge - Done
Replace eisenglas in Sunroom aft -
New Radar
New Bottom paint
Replace Cutlass Bearings
Re balance Props
Service and Reseal Wing stabalizers
and the list will go on and on but these are priority but nothing is and emergency.

Does anyone know how many 5539's were built and if they were built in Costa Mesa, CA or at Carver in Polaski, WI? Not really important just curious.

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Re: New Owner 5539 Carver "Californian" CPMY

Postby bud37 » April 5th, 2018, 6:05 pm

Welcome to the forum, ....there will be someone to help, I'm sure.......
Checkout page 36, two manufacturing plants


http://www.carveryachts.com/media/4580/1988.pdf
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Re: New Owner 5539 Carver "Californian" CPMY

Postby MakinTime » April 6th, 2018, 6:39 am

Sweet boat! Got any pics?
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1988 Cougar 46 Kevlar Vee offshore
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Re: New Owner 5539 Carver "Californian" CPMY

Postby waybomb » April 6th, 2018, 12:05 pm

Welcome aboard!
Thanks
Fred
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1969 Glaspar Avalon /1969 Johnson Electromatic 85
1987 Carver Mariner
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Past - 1988 2807, 1989 4207 Aft

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Re: New Owner 5539 Carver "Californian" CPMY

Postby Viper » April 6th, 2018, 8:42 pm

Nice ship. Welcome aboard.
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Re: New Owner 5539 Carver "Californian" CPMY

Postby RGrew176 » April 6th, 2018, 9:17 pm

Welcome Aboard, really nice yacht you have there.
Rick Grew

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