1991 CUSTOM CAROLINA 53 Sportfish

Floar Plan Used Boat For Sale | ID# 1251786

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Joe Green

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Floar Plan


Custom Carolina 53 Sportfish 1991 For Sale In Beaufort North Carolina


Beaufort, North Carolina


  • Length Overall: 53′
  • Beam: 15′ (4.57m)
  • Maximum Draft: 4′ (1.22m)
  • Dry Weight:

Tank Capacities

  • Fuel: 550 gal
  • Water: 140 gal
  • Holding: 25 gal

Engine Information

  • Engine #1
    Inboard Diesel
    Caterpillar 3406 E @ 800
  • Engine #2
    Inboard Diesel
    Caterpillar 3406 E @ 800

General Description

Built in 1991 by Sleepy Creek Boatworks in Harkers Island, NC. She was built, originally as the Bill Collector, for true NC offshore sportfishing, She was repowered in 2005 with twin Caterpillar 3406E 800hp diesels. She will cruise easily at 26 knots and can reach top speed of 33+ knots.

Currently she at Jarrett Bay Yard in Beaufort NC getting some TLC and can be seen anytime.

Jumping into her cockpit you will see why this boat was built to fish. Clean large cockpit with transom fish box, ice box and livewell. There’s plenty of room for all. 

Stepping thru the teak salon door you will see a large bench style sofa to starboard w/ storage underneath for all of your tackle extras. Looking to Port is an L-Shaped sofa with even more storage underneath. Continuing forward port side is the galley. Galley offers solid surface countertop with storage underneath. There is plenty of cabinets on the forward bulkhead along with a small under the counter refrigerator.

Going forward and down three steps you have an over / under bunk arrangement to starboard and a good size rod / tackle locker just forward. To port is the head with two good size tackle lockers (1 forward and 1 aft of the head entrance).

Continuing forward you will find the stateroom offering an island queen berth and plenty of storage cabinets and lockers both port and starboard sides.

  • North Star 952X
  • (2) Icom M-506 VHF Radio
  • Simrad AP26 Autopilot
  • Garmin GPSmap XSV Touch Screen GPS
  • Furuno NavNet TZ Touch Screen GPS Plotter
  • ST1000 Digital Temp. Gauge
  • Remote Spot Light

  • Anchor Windlass w/ Bow Foot Controls
  • Fiberglass Hard Top
  • 3 Sided Spray Enclosure
  • Triple Spreader Out Riggers
  • Center Rigger
  • 5 Rod Rocket Launcher Bridge Deck Belly Band
  • Teak Helm Pod
  • Single Lever Engine Controls
  • Teak Ladder Back Helm Chair
  • Pop Up Electronics Consoles
  • Port and Starboard Helm Deck Bench Seating
  • Teak Covering Boards
  • Transom Fish Box
  • Teak Salon Door
  • Starboard Aft Cockpit Bulkhead Livewell
  • Port Aft Cockpit Bulkhead Ice / Bait Box and Rigging Station
  • Cockpit Raw Water Wash Down
  • Cockpit Fresh Water Wash Down 
  • Engine Room Access thru Salon Entrance Step
  • Cockpit Spreader Lights

  • Battery Charger
  • 50 Amp Shore Power
  • Shore Power Cord