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1997 Post 50 Convertible Description

Come see this 1997 50' Post Bird Dog. This boat is truly turn key. Constantly maintained, used lightly as she was berthed in Massachusetts for the last 13 years. The owners meticulous nature is evident. This boat is the perfect boat for local or Bahamas cruising, she is economical, spacious and fast. These are few boats of this age and this quality on the market today. You will not be disappointed to see this 1997 50' Post Bird Dog.


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Name: Bird Dog
Current Price: $359,000
Year: 1997
Engine Model: --
Length: 50 ft
Gross Weight: --
Hull Material: Fiberglass
State: FL
Draft: 4' 6"
Fuel Capacity: 870 Gallons
Fuel Type: --
Engine Manufacturer: MAN
Beam: 16' 11"
Max Speed: 34 KN
City: Palm Beach Gardens
Country: US

1997 Post 50 Convertible Vessel Overview

Salon

  • L-Shaped sofa to port aft with storage below
  • Table with storage to port of sofa
  • Carpeting throughout (new 2019)
  • Runner (new 2019)
  • Electronics panel
  • Swivel chair
  • L-shaped sofa to starboard with storage beneath (reupholstered 2021)
  • Teak table
  • Hunter Douglas blinds
  • Valances and combing
  • All windows (re-bedded 2017)
  • Ample storage, cabinets throughout
  • Entertainment center (Pioneer/Dolby/Mitsubishi)

Galley

  • 3 Burner cooktop
  • Sharp microwave oven (new 2020)
  • Refrigerator/freezer
  • Ample cabinets/storage
  • Below deck storage
  • SMX II AC control panel
  • Corian countertops
  • Molded sink
  • Stainless steel faucets
  • Kitchen faucets/drinking water filtration on sink (new 2019)

Companionway

  • Kenmore washer/dryer (both rebuilt 2020)
  • Built in vacuum system (below steps)
  • Carpeting throughout (new 2019)


Master Stateroom (Forward)

  • Queen berth
  • SMX II AC control
  • Hanging locker
  • Carpeting (new 2019)
  • Ample drawer storage


Master Head (Ensuite)

  • Mirrored vanity
  • Corian countertops
  • Molded sink
  • Shower sump (2021)
  • Raritan Marine Elegant head (new 2020)
  • Teak and holly sole
  • Shower stall
  • Mirrored vanity with storage


Guest Stateroom (Starboard)

  • Side by side berths
  • Hanging locker
  • Ample cabinet storage
  • Carpeting (2019)
  • AC SMX II controls


Guest Head

  • Teak and holly sole
  • Corian countertops
  • Molded sink with faucet
  • Shower stall
  • Mirrored vanity with storage
  • Shower and faucets (replaced 2020)


Guest Stateroom (Port)

  • Twin berths, over/under
  • Carpeting (new 2019)
  • AC fan dial


Bridge

  • (3) Sided eisenglass (new 2018)
  • (2) Release Marine helm chairs
  • Forward seating with storage
  • Seat to port with storage
  • All soft goods (reupholstered 2017)
  • New switch panel on helm (new 2017)
  • Gauges at helm (new 2017)
  • Backing plate for switches and electronics (new 2017)
  • Overhead electronic boxes fared and painted (2017)
  • Flybridge hardtop glassed and painted after old electronics were removed and replaced with new electronics (2017)
  • Large storage area beneath helm
  • Cell phone charger below helm
  • Overhead rod storage
  • Hardtop painted (awlgrip 2017)
  • Lights replaced on hardtop (2017)
  • Engine synchronizer


Electronics

  • Ritchie compass
  • VHF radio/IC-M506 marine
  • Simrad auto pilot
  • Simrad N50 Evo-2 dual 19" touchscreens (new 2019)
  • Simrad halo-6 pulse radar 6' array (new 2020)
  • Simrad BSM-3 broad band/Chirp sounder
  • Simrad G07 backup chart plotter
  • Simrad OP 40
  • Bennett trim tabs
  • ACR spotlight (new 2017)
  • Simrad under warranty
  • Actisence EMU-1 on all gauges displayed on the G07 screen (installed 2017)
  • Bluetooth stereo (2017)

Deck and Hull

  • Davit by Nautical Structures
  • Bow rail
  • Ideal windlass with foot pedals
  • Solas liferaft (certified and up to date)
  • Hand rail, port and starboard


Cockpit

  • Salon access
  • Engine room access
  • Ample rod holders
  • Chipped ice maker (serviced March 2021)
  • Rocket launcher
  • Lazzerette access
  • Fish box
  • In deck livewell
  • Cockpit freezer/refrigerator
  • Sink/bait station and tackle locker


Engine Room

  • Twin 820hp MAN engines 2592 hours
  • Generator 3097 hours
  • Port engine completely rebuilt (2020), to include: New heads, new turbos, new injectors, new oil cooler, new pistons, new sleeves, new main bearings, new block heaters, alternators cleaned, valves adjusted
  • Starboard engine serviced and tuned up after rebuild to port to include: new oil cooler, new injectors, new block heaters, coolant flush, valves adjusted, all cylinders/heads inspected with bore scope when injectors were out.


Additional Upgrades

  • Fuel transfer pump (new 2017)
  • Underwater lights blue & white (new 2017)
  • Major engine service (2020)
  • Bennett trim tab cylinders (both new 2020)
  • 12V freshwater pump (new 2020)
  • Both fuel tanks polished (2021)
  • All plumbing from all heads to holding tank (replaced 2021)

The list goes on and on, meticulously maintained.

Remarks

Come see this 1997 50' Post Bird Dog. This boat is truly turn key. Constantly maintained, used lightly as she was berthed in Massachusetts for the last 13 years. The owners meticulous nature is evident. This boat is the perfect boat for local or Bahamas cruising, she is economical, spacious and fast. These are few boats of this age and this quality on the market today. You will not be disappointed to see this 1997 50' Post Bird Dog.

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