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Chaparral Signature 260

$ 45,995.00
WHOLESALE Fibreglass Cruiser
Hull Year: 2000
Boat Length: 26 ft


Chaparral Signature 260 (2000)
Fibreglass cruiser
MerCruiser MCM MX6.2MPI 38Hp 3 Mag Stroker 4S (2014 Engine)
Magic Tilt TALSR2682AUS braked trailer (10.2013)

JCM has just landed this big volume Chaparral 260 Signature Cruiser. Its offered to the market at a bargain price of under $46K  - it’s a wholesale deal and ideal for the boatie that has friends in the right places to help bring this big girl back to the water.

She has explored the spectacular waterways around the Whitsundays and Townsville area for the past 6 years with the one owner for this period. Offering the family a “mini” holiday once a month overnighting and enjoying the spoils these well fitted out weekend cruisers offer.

Powered by a Mercruiser MCM MX6.2L 383 Mag Stroker four stroke stern drive. Receipts indicate that the engine was replaced in 2014 and there is service history provided on record. The motor runs up well and from what research we have uncovered online and on YouTube, 383 horsepower pushes these rigs with ease.

As pictured, the boat is in need of a little updating in regards to the upholstery and has been priced offering the next owner value .. value …. value.... !

The hull is registered in Queensland until March 2020 and the trailer is included in the deal however sold unregistered.

The trailer is an alloy framed Magic Tilt tandem axle trailer that presents in good condition. The ATM is 4109Kg’s so a vehicle capable of towing this weight is required if you want to re-register for on road use plus conform to the “overwidth” regulations.  However the trailer lends itself perfectly to be used as a unregistered ramp trailer and store the boat at a ramps ide location avoiding the hassles and costs associated with mooring etc.

If you have been looking at models like the Mustang 2800, Four Winns or the Bayliner, come down to check this package offered at a bargain price including the trailer!

The rig is offered to the market under “wholesale” conditions, there is no warranty on the package and the buyer should seek independent advice and organise mechanical inspections at their cost to ensure the advertised package meets their expectations and condition as there is no on water testing offered and no warranty implied nor offered.

Features & Accessories:

(Condition of listed accessories not warranted)


  • Lowrance HDS8 colour combo GPS/Sounder with a SD Micro map card included
  • Alpine Media Xpander stereo system
  • Standard Horizon VHF radio with aerial
  • Dual batteries in a battery box
  • Underfloor fuel tank approx. 300L capacity
  • Alpha Bravo three leg with twin props
  • Trim tabs
  • 12-volt power outlet (helm)
  • Bimini top with front & side clears, extension canopy & rear side curtains
  • 1 pedestal seat, 2 padded bench seats
  • Folding rear lounge with a padded back rest
  • Unplumbed bait tank
  • Toilet
  • Galley including a sink, stove& Samsung microwave, fridge/freezer
  • Cabin table, cabin lights & curtains
  • Spotlights
  • Walkthrough transom & transom door
  • S/S 3 step boarding ladder & a boarding platform
  • S/S bow rails
  • Trailer uses Hydrostar electrically activated hydraulic 4S disc brakes
  • Spare wheel & carrier

John Crawford Marine offers the details of this vessel in good faith.  It is marketed for a wholesale buyer with

NO warranty offered nor implied.  Buyers should seek independent advice to ensure the advertised package meets their expectations & condition.


Stock Number: UR7071
Boat Usage: Leisure
Sold or under Contract?: Under Contract
New or Used: Used
Hull Material: Fibreglass/GRP
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