This 2004 Contender 36 Cuddy is a hard to find fish slayer, and with the level of updates on this you won't find a better deal on the market. Since 2017 over $140K has been spent completely redoing the entire boat, even down to the bottom being soda blasted and tested for moisture. It was repowered with a pair of 2017 Mercury 350 Verados, ALL Mercury rigging replaced, and comes w/ PLATINUM warranty to 8/31/25!!
UPGRADES Hull: 2004, Soda blasted spring 2018; moisture tested; all bronze thru hull fittings replaced; bottom painted.Engines:2017 twin Mercury Verado 350s with 6yrs transferable Platinum warranty from Mercury on both Mechanical and Electrical. 620hrs. Digital fly-by-wire steering.Navigation & Electronics: - Pair of Garmin 8212xsv units networked via NMEA 2000. (Installed 2020) with Sirius Satellite Weather antenna. Networked to Mercury engines for data. - 3Kw Airmar R599-LH Chirp transducer - Garmin GSD-26 Black box sounder - 1Kw BH-164 Airmar transducer - Garmin GSD-24 Black box sounder - 4x Group 27 Gel batteries (2018) - New battery charger (2019) - Garmin 740S in overhead radio box. (2018) - Garmin AIS 800 Transceiver (2019) - SIMRAD AP24 Autopilot (2017) - RC-42 ratecompass (2019) - Garmin xHd2 4Kw Radar with open array (2019) - Vetus bowthruster (2018) with dedicated group 27 battery. - Fusion UD-755 with amplifier and 4x Bose 151 SE speakers (2018) with Sirius Satellite radio and bluetooth. - Icom 500 VHF with AIS - Standard Horizon GX5500S VHF - EPIRB with hydrostatic release on T-Top. Miscellaneous: - 22' Marsh Tacky internally rigged carbon fiber outriggers & 18' center rigger (2018) - 4x under gunnel electrical outlets for electric reels. - 2x 50gal livewells with new pumps (2017) - 2x Ocean LED underwater lights in purple (2017) - Lumitec LED spreader lights and under gunnel LED courtesy lighting. - Custom Gioia tackle /helm bench cover (2019) - new helm bench seat (2019) - Macerated electronic toilet - racing K Plane trim tabs - ACR spotlight at helm - EPIRB - 2x Bilge pumps - Full curtain assembly for 360 helm enclosure. Over $140,000 of documented upgrades and service over past 4yrs
Manufacturer Provided Description
It is the boat true, die-hard fishermen dream of. The boat that has but one reason to exist: to help you catch the kind of fish that win tournaments ? plain and simple. Powered by triple Yamaha 250hp engines, the Contender 36? is untouchable in the open water, and yet, the 36? really proves itself when conditions deteriorate. With an optional 600-gallon fuel tank capacity, you?ll take advantage of greater range while you get there faster, drier, and smoother than the rest. You will enjoy its dual 50-gallon livewells, enormous fish box capacity, and huge storage room on your offshore fishing rampages. To experience the ultimate in offshore sport fishing performance, you have to experience the Contender 36? Open.
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