In absolute great condition totally overhauled classic open runabout built by the Swiss yard Spiboot. Spiboot was an aluminum sportboat manufacturer of aluminum runabouts. The yard started after WW II and was active till the late 60s.
Inspired by vintage American cars the aluminum boat builder created sophisticated runabouts with ‘typical rocket wings’. Documentation of this yard such as posters and a catalog is available upon request.
This model Taifun has been completely restored by specialists and the restoration process has been documented.
Completed during restoration (in 2014):
She has undergone a full restoration, and is an absolute eye-catcher.
Dimensions – L x W = 5.5 m x 1.6 m
Used for 2 seasons since the restoration. Always in dry storage during winter. I am probably the 4th owner (the previous owner was Herman v Boeijen from the Dutch band Vitesse which included Herman Brood, Peter Smid and Rob ten Bokum). See also: https://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vitesse_(band)
Dimensions: L X W = 16,5 x 5,2 ft. / 5,5 x 1,6 meters.
Please see photos attached. She has only been slightly used during the season after restoration.
Price on request. Includes transport trailer and the current 40 HP Mercury engine.
Serious offers are welcome.
For more information, please find below direct contact details.
T. +316 39 39 65 71 (Bart)