This Boat is Off Market

  • Off Market
  • Power / Express Cruiser
  • Luhrs / 32 Open
  • 1998 / Used
  • 34' / 13'
  • 1998 Crusader Crusader FWC 7.4 L
  • 1998 Crusader Crusader FWC 7.4 L
  • 330 hp
  • 685 hrs
  • Unleaded
  • 3 Blade Propeller

Express Cruiser 1998 Luhrs 32 Open

Off Market since May 17th 2016

To see full description of this boat from the seller click on the Seller Description tab above.

The Luhrs 32 Open is a very handsome open express with a good deal of value built into her affordable base price. Designed as a smaller alternative to the 38 Open, the 32 is built on a deep-V hull with cored hullsides, a wide beam, and a considerable amount of flare at the bow. The deck plan is arranged with a walk around center console and flanking bench seats on the bridge deck level, and a big fishing cockpit aft with a transom door, molded tackle center, and standup livewell. Inside, the 32 Open has berths for five with a V-berth/dinette for- ward and a convertible settee whose hinged backrest becomes a pilot berth at night. The teak woodwork, Corian countertops, and upscale fabrics make this an attractive and easily cleaned interior. The list of standard optional equipment is impressive: full tower with controls, hardtop with electronics box, enclosure panels, and cockpit washdowns. Powerplant in this Luhrs are Crusader 7.4L freshwater cooled gas engines. cruise the Luhrs 320 Open around 22 knots and reach a top speed of 27 knots.

Please read thru the $15,000 worth of service, options and updates under Broker Comments!

Luhrs has included everything but the tackle to make the 32 Open one of the most complete sportfisherman on the market. The 32 includes: bait prep and rigging stations, washdowns, rod holders and rocket launchers. With every Luhrs, three generations of experience combine with modern engineering and production boat building techniques to provide one of the most affordable, full-featured fishing boats in the industry. From the tower to the transom door, every piece of equipment and its placement is engineered to provide the best advantage on the water.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Boat Name
Real Commocean

Hull Shape: Modified Vee

LOA: 34 ft 8 in
Beam: 13 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 3 ft 1 in
Bridge Clearance: 15 ft 0 in
Headroom: 6 ft 1 in
Deadrise: 18 at Transom
Dry Weight: 15000 lbs

Total Power: 660 HP

Engine 1:
Engine Brand: Crusader
Year Built: 1998
Engine Model: Crusader FWC 7.4 L
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Gas/Petrol
Location: Port
Engine Hours: 685
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 330 HP
Engine 2:
Engine Brand: Crusader
Year Built: 1998
Engine Model: Crusader FWC 7.4 L
Engine Type: Inboard
Engine/Fuel Type: Gas/Petrol
Location: Starboard
Engine Hours: 685
Propeller: 3 blade propeller
Drive Type: Direct Drive
Engine Power: 330 HP

Cruising Speed: 25 mph @ 3750 RPM
Maximum Speed: 31 mph

Fresh Water Tanks: 1 Plastic (60 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: 2 Aluminum (170 Gallons)
Holding Tanks: 1 Plastic (28 Gallons)

Number of single berths: 1
Number of double berths: 2
Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 1

TV set

Outside Equipment/Extras
Electric windlass

Broker Comments & Updates

  – New bottom job 3/2016
  – Wax Detailed3/2016
  – (2) New batteries 3/2014
  – Port engine valve job 03/2014
  – Port engine new risers 03/2014
  – Starboard engine new risers 06/2014
  – New belts port starboard
  – Any aged hoses have been replaced throughout 04/2014
  – Cutlass bearings new 03/2016
  – New Flat Panel TV Installed in cabin 06/2014
  – New Injectors port starboard 04/2014
  – Both Water Pumps rebuilt 4/2014
  – Sea Cocks exercised and lubricated 04/2014
  – Rebuild throttle bodies 4/2014
  – Change oil,filters, fuel filters, belts on main engines and generator 4/2014
  – Replace raw water impeller on generator 4/2014
  – Remove/replace damaged hoses 4/2014
  – Replace ignition relays/solenoids 4/2014
  – Remove/replace caulk for rubrail 4/2014
  – New Samsung 22 LED TV Salon 09/2014

Test Results

RPM GPH MPH 1500 13 12 3000 31 19 3250 34 21.3 3500 36.8 23.1 3750 41 25.9 4000 44 27.5 4250 50 29.3 4500 55 31.4

Hull and Deck Features

  – 6 Stainless Steel Cleats
  – (2) insulated fish boxes
  – Tower mounted Rocket Launcher
  – Covered Bait Well
  – Cockpit Sink
  – (4) Gunwale mounted rod holders
  – Transom/Fish Door
  – Built-in Tackle Center
  – Aluminum Half Tower with Rocket Launchers

Engines & Propulsion Features

  – Twin V-Drive Crusader7.4LFreshwater Cooled Engines(685 hours)
  – Twin Crusader 330hp Gas IB; Hrs 676
  – Maximum speed of 27 knots @ 4500 rpm ( approximately)
  – Seafire automatic Fire Control System
  – (3) Battery Banks (New 4/2014)
  – 4KW Kohler gas generator w/noise box (New 2011)
  – Sentry automatic battery charger
  – 30 Amp/120V Shore Power

Helm & Electronics Features

  – Simrad auto pilot
  – Furuno 841 MK2 radar (some screen damange)
  – Icom M304 VHF radio
  – Brushed aluminum steering wheel
  – Compass
  – Furuno FCV 587 fish finder
  – Garmin 5208 touch screen GPS
  – (2) factory tachometers w/instrument cluster
  – Bennett trim tab control w/auto leveler

Half Tower Features

  – Weblon Buggy Top
  – Factory fiberglass Hard Top
  – Upper controls Steering Station
  – JL Audio hardtop speakers w/canvas covers

Cabin & Galley Features

  – Nova Kool R3800 refrigerator 110V/12V
  – (2) burner electric cook top recessed
  – GE microwave oven
  – Molded solid surface Corian
  – Sink
  – MarineAir Systems 12k BTU Air conditioner with reverse cycle heat
  – Dinette forward converts to full-size island berth with navy blue vinyl
  – Settee starboard side with convertible bunks for two
  – Refrigerator with freezer
  – Storage throughout the galley
  – Translucent portals for natural light air flow with block outs for sleeping well into the morning.
  – Teak wood interior with beige plush carpeting and blue couch
  – Main Distribution Panel Overhead
  – New Samsung LED TV Salon 09/2014


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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1998 Luhrs 32 Open