Pale Moon has been sailed and enjoyed by her current owner for 12 years and is an updated and well equipped Carver with a great layout for cruising with guests, family, or clients. She offers spacious accommodations with her aft cabin suite, forward stateroom, dining table/double berth conversion, salon living area, and a berth/bench conversion up in the enclosed flybridge. Two steering stations, an aft stern deck with barbecue, a generator--she's a versatile vessel for any occasion, such as cruising, picnicking, island hopping or dockside.
One-piece molded fiberglass hull with fiberglass deck assembly built in 1985 at Carver Yachts in Pulaski, Wisconsin. Stringers reinforce her structure along fore and aft with bulkheads strengthening the hull crosswise. Engines and batteries are located under salon platform. Very clean bilge. 6'1" headroom throughout the 3 cabins. Hull and superstructure are white with black boottop and bottom paint, cockpit guard and flybridge bimini.
1985 Twin Crusader 454 cu. in. gas engines, each 350 HP. 2:1 gear. SS 1 3/8"" shafts swinging 4-blade propellers. Engine hours are starboard 2090 and port 2019. Engines are regularly maintained and updated as follows:
2007: New risers and wet exhaust by C&C, Ellsworth
2007: New SS 1 3/8" shafts by Morris Yachts
2008: New heat exchangers, impellers, shafts, props & stuffing boxes
2009: 2 new D batteries and 2 new smaller batteries
2010: New TV, DVR, Recliner
2014: New regulator for shore power
2015: New points, condensers, coils & distributor caps
Two 12V batteries, two D batteries. Circuit breaker panel, Master Switches 1-2-Both, Shore Power. 5kw generator.
Starting in the forward cabin behind rope locker, spacious vee berths with blue cushion covers, stowage below, shelves outboard. Enclosed head to port with shower. Hanging locker starboard. Cabintop hatch and two opening ports with screens for light and ventilation.
Next starboard is galley with Princess 3-burner stove with oven, SS double sink with hot & cold water, Norcold refrigerator with freezer. Ample counter space with shelves above and outboard, lockers below. Counter is an offwhite Formica, white cupboards, varnished teak trim throughout. An efficient and well-designed galley. Across from galley to port is the dining table with 3-sides of cushioned bench seating. This area converts to a double berth.
Up 4 steps into salon area, helm to starboard with full instrumentation, sliding window, and comfortable seat. To port is a settee that makes into a double berth; TV, stereo system, and dry bar in forward bulkhead. Curtains for side windows and covers for windshield for privacy.
Down three steps into aft cabin, which features a queen berth, drawers and counter to starboard with large hanging locker, mirrored sit-down vanity to port and enclosed head that offers a separate tub and shower unit. A very spacious suite.
All three cabins have AC/Heat controls, teak parquet sole, large windows/ports with curtains. In 2005 all cushions throughout the boat were reupholstered.
The flybridge area has helm to starboard with full instrumentation. A large bench seat is forward that can convert to a berth. The flybridge is fully enclosed with canvas bimini and isinglass sides all around. Lots of seating and terrific visibility.
Raytheon R20XX Radar, up
Garmin GPS Map 210, up
Raytheon Apelco Depthsounder up
Standard VHF up
Horizon VHF down
Sandpiper depthsounder down
4" Compass, up and down
Radio Shack Stereo System
Toshiba DVD Player
27" Flat Screen TV
New Lounge Recliner
Force 10 Propane Grill