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1979 Chris-Craft Catalina

New Johnsonville, Tennessee


A restored Classic. A one of a kind, Twin Cummins diesel, both completely gone through, new starters, injector pumps, belts, filters, This boat has been completely remodeled inside and out, All new appliances, All new beds, All new flooring (mohawk), All new pumps ,Bilges, freshwater, shower, new forward ac and heat Great looper boat and liveaboard, average fuel mileage 5-7 miles per gallon.


Pier 33 is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Curtis Stokes & Associates.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Under The Wire
Make: Chris-Craft
Model: Catalina
Year: 1979
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: CCH09481M79E
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 35 ft / 10.67 m
Length Overall: 35 ft / 10.67 m
Beam: 13'1 ft / 3.99 m
Max Draft: 2'10 ft / 0.86 m
Bridge Clearance: 10 ft / 3.05 m
Dry Weight: 17,229 lb
Cabins Count: 2

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: 555
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 270hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1979
  • Engine Hours: 2305
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Cummins
  • Model: 555
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 270hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 1979
  • Engine Hours: 2305
Total Engine Power: 540hp
Maximum Speed: 22 kn


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 176 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 50 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 40 gal


Heads Count: 1
Boat Class: Motor Yachts


We climbed up to the fully enclosed cockpit, that offers a comfortable L-shaped seat just behind the matching captain’s chair, both new. The companionway is starboard , two steps brought us into the main salon, with a full galley, plenty of counter space, two bar stools , refrigerator, stove and 2 recliners.

The V-berth has brand new mattresses, new jeans covers, a cedar lined closet, 2 single berths and a brand new A/C unit.

Next to the companionway we stepped down towards the head, that has an electric toilet, molded shower , sink, storage space and 2 doors; one of the doors opens privately in the rear cabin, that offers a queen size bed, storage and a new window.

Exterior and Bridge

New anchor rope ( 1 inch)

New front bench

All new upper paint

New horns

New seats on bridge

New painted upper

New anchor light and wiring

New helm extension for radio

Interior all repainted

Deck carpeting

New entry cedar grate

New ship-to-shore radio (cobra)

New helm and door hatch cover

Engine Compartment

Twin 555 Cummins Diesels with 507 injector pumps

New fuel filters

 New oil filters and oil

 1 new starter and 1 rebuilt starter

Rebuilt fuel injector pump

Valves all retimed on both engines

Velvet drive transmissions, oil changed

Wiring checked and upgraded

All new heat blankets (engine heat shield) all around

All new battery cables (heavy duty)

New batteries (large marine deep cells)

Engines flushed and all new anti-freeze

2 new blowers in engine compartment

New air ducts for blowers

All stainless steel exhaust and pipes

Low hours on engines-2305 (break-in hours)


New liquor cabinet. cedar lined with all new glasses and custom 12 volt lighting.

Cedar T.V. wall with hookup above liquor cabinet.

New air and heat,(Webasto), New freshwater pump,

12 volt to 120 volt inverter for the refrigerator,

2 House batteries, heavy duty, (large deep cell).

Speakers and a kenwood KDC248 U,I pad direct

New trim, all walls covered in new vinyl,

New blinds, ( Levolor ),new carpet, wall to wall new Mohawk locking flooring,

All new custom aluminum trim on floor,2 new bar stools, stairs varnished

All wood trim refinished, all new bilge pumps and switches, 2 reclining swivel chairs.

Ceiling lights all 12volts,fire extinguisher,

Repaired AC/Heat unit for rear bedroom


New refrigerator-(Hisense)

New stove-(Ramblewood)

Upper cabinets and lower cabinets


 Window blinds-(Levolor)

Linoleum floor

Butcher block counter top and towel rack


Counter lights-(Utilitech)

All new vinyl walls

Oak doors and frame on electrical panel

Paper towel holder and silverware tray

Vented anchor "end wall" of counter

New Battery retainer

House inverter


2 New mattresses and comfort pillows

2 New Cabinets

Cedar lined closet

Wall to wall carpet and headliner

New trim and oak doors

New bilge pump and switch and alarm

Fire extinguisher 

12 volt light (swing lamp)

Vinyl wall covering

Older trim varnished


New Mohawk flooring

New aluminum trim

New vinyl on wall and ceiling

New painted lower walls

New cabinet frame and new oak doors for linen and towel cabinet

Trim refinished

Smoke detector

Emergency hall light-(LED)


All new cabinets and oak doors

New macerator pump and motor

Shower curtains and floor pan


Johnson shower drain box and pump

Drain and pump hoses

Linoleum flooring

New and refinished trim

New 12 volt wiring and fuses

New electrical element in hot water tank

Trash can built in cabinet

New towel racks

New toilet paper holder

New oak custom floor trim

GFI receptacle

New LED light

Captain's Quarters

New built in headboard

New air mattress bed

New cedar lined counter top-(niche)

3 drawer wall dresser

2 drawer storage under bed

Mohawk flooring

New painted walls

New and refinished trim

Fire extinguisher in the ac and electrical closet

1-110 volt swing out lamp

1-12 volt swing out lamp at headboard

New wall cabinet with oak doors 

Oak 3 pin wall coat and clothes rack

New rear tinted window

Spare mohawk flooring under bed

Throw rug and new LED light

Custom open storage port wall

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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