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ALPHA WAVES

1972 DAN ARENA XL

THE INFO

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MAKE/MODEL

1972 Dan Arena XL

 

ENTRY CLASS

Classic Non-Wood Boat

HOME PORT

Tahoe City, California

THE OWNERS

Jim Phelan

THE HISTORY

Brought up to Lake Tahoe in 1973 and has always been at Tahoe. Originally had an OMC 245 electric shift power package. boat acquired after engine had been removed, stored on outside rack which collapsed when boat filled up with snow during winter. boat was restored 2002-03, floorboards removed stringers and substructure completely replaced, fiberglass repairs throughout repaint to original color, re upholstered to original except jump seats and hatch. forward fuel tank replaced with larger keel tank. Gaffrig gauges with custom bezels. Was used on Tahoe as a rental boat and retains original ‘Alpha Waves’ name.

UNIQUE CHARACTERISTICS

With mid fuel tank, slightly heavier engine/drive package and aft interior changes, the boat has a characteristic ‘ready to go’ rake to it with extremely clean classic lines, it is now a 65+ MPH at Tahoe’s 6200′ elevation.

THE PHOTOS

 

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