Listed at $250,000

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Available for SaleHoney53' 1969 Vic Franck 

26 North Yachts is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Denison Yachting. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel


LOA: 53' (17 m)
Beam: 17' (6 m)
Hull Material: Wood
Fuel Capacity: 1,100 gal (4,164 L)
Fresh Water Capacity: 160 gal (607 L)
Holding Tank: 65 gal (247 L)
Location: California, Newport Beach, United States
Build Year: 1969
Builder: Vic Franck
Model: Marilineer Sportfisher
Type: Sport Fishing
Cruising Speed: 16 Knots
Max Speed: 20 Knots


Hull & Structure

  • The hull structure is made up of double plank cedar with white swan oak framing
  • Hull fasteners checked and or replace 1995. The hull was treated at that time with two coats Smith’s Penetrating Epoxy Sealer
  • The hull was taken down to bare wood and painted 2016. Fasteners randomly checked and all were in great shape.
  • Parts of superstructure and window frames painted 2021

Salon and Accommodations

Main Salon

  • Surrounded by updated dark solar tempered bronze glass
  • Salon deck is sound insulated and lead sheeting under the carpet, makes for a very quite salon while under way
  • Salon features 6’6’ ceiling height and very open feel.
  • Large dining table for 6 to port
  • Additional dining table to starboard which seats 5
  • Entertainment center with 32inch Vizio TV
  • Intellian Direct TV Antenna 2017 with Direct TV
  • MXD378SXM AM/FM Bluetooth stereo
  • Sony BlueRay Player
  • Sony CD/DVD player
  • Westmarine MC795 VHF radio
  • The entire boat was refit in 1996 with new mahogany cabinets, high gloss finish, new head liner, bunks, and corian counter tops.


  • 6’8’ head room in throughout accommodation spaces making it very spacious
  • Six berths total - 2 in lower deck lobby to starboard, two in forward cabin and two in master cabin to port

Lower Guest lobby

  • Abundance of storage draws and cupboards including a cedar lined closet
  • 11 solid teak rod holders secured to deckhead
  • Bunk berth

Master Cabin

  • Large Bunk berth
  • Cedar lined closet with additional storage draws
  • Large skylight & porthole

Ensuite head fully refit in 2018

  • Shower with Moen Faucet
  • Galley Maid Delta Marine Electric head
  • Vanity with new counter top and sink
  • Bulkheads coved with Venetian plaster
  • Teak and holly style deck

Forward guest cabin

  • 6 solid teak rod holders secured to deckhead
  • Bunk berth
  • Large skylight
  • Abundance of storage draws and cupboards including a cedar lined closet

Ensuite fully refit in 2018

  • Dometic electric Masterflush head
  • Bulkheads coved with Venetian plaster
  • Vanity with new counter top and sink
  • Teak and holly style deck


Oversized galley-up design features:

  • Gaganeau oven EB877-620
  • GE Monogram flat halogen Ceran dual burner cook top
  • GE Spacemaker II Microwave JEM25WV002
  • Two in built refrigerators (2005)
  • 23 cubic foot floor deep freezer
  • New Ronco water tanks 2005
  • Kitchen Aid Stainless steel Icemaker KUIC18NNZS0
  • Custom 8 bottle bar
  • Twin Stainless steel sinks
  • Abundance of storage

Engine and Mechanical

  • Re-powered with twin 425hp Lugger L6125-BI (1251-2677). Note these are able to be tuned up to 600 hp. Both port and starboard sides have approximately 3390 hours
  • Twin Disc 502 transmissions in 2005
  • Automatic bilge pumps aft, mid & forward
  • Engine room blower
  • Village Maine Water Maker
  • Northern Lights / Lugger 9kw PX-309K2 Generator (M773LW3.3/7732-43496C) - 4210 hours
  • GE SmartWater GE20P06SAG 19.9gal Hot water heater
  • Lewco Electric 40amp Battery Charger FS3640ACD
  • MagnaSine Magnum Energy MS2812 Inverter Charger (H1-32944) (2015)
  • ProMariner Pro Sport HD20 Plus 20amp battery charger
  • No fixed fire system in engine room - extinguishers only
  • Auxiliary Northern Lights / Lugger PX-310 10kw generator in Lazarette - 3077 hours



  • Single captain’s helm seat
  • Back-to-back seat that folds down into a queen size bed which gives you plenty of room for sun bathing behind both seats
  • Bimini top & full Isinglass enclosure
  • ACR 2772 Class 1 406 EPIRB
  • Life ring with rescue line attached
  • Rod holers aft


  • Ideal Windlass Co Windlass connected to 56lb Lewmar Bruce / Claw Anchor with 300ft of chain and 300ft of additional line connected to the chain
  • Caribre C12 center console RIB with Tohatsu MFS40B 30hp outboard (2006)
  • Davit for tender
  • Zodiac SEA-MP life raft (XDC ALC 18D404)
  • Small fish bait tank
  • High Stainless steel railings which continue down the wide walkways aft down the port and starboard side decks
  • 3 Large Storage hatches

Aft Deck

  • Morse Engine controls at aft deck helm station on port side
  • 10 scoop bait tank on the port side
  • 3 scoop bait tank on the starboard side
  • Wolf Electric Grill
  • Avanti Dryer
  • Portable Fish Fighting Chair
  • 15 rod holders on forward bulkhead plus and additional 6 throughout gunwale
  • Newly installed twin oversized LED spot lights shine down over the aft deck 2-1500 watt LED flood lights.


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.

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