38 Californian LRC Sedan 1983

Boat type
Ca year
Fuel type
Hull material
Newport Beach, CA

This Californian Long Range Cruiser has a trawler like profile and modified V hull form. Her twin Caterpillar 3208’s sip fuel using only 1.5 knots per gallon of diesel at a 7.5 to 8 knot cruise.

Rich interior woodwork and outstanding craftsmanship are the first things noticed upon entering this vessel. As a cruising boat, the Californian will disappoint no one with her comfortable salon, roomy cockpit and wide, well protected side decks. There is a lower helm and large side windows allow lots of light in and beautiful views out of the salon. The cockpit offers ample room for fishing gear and the bridge offers seating for six.

This vessel has been intelligently and lovingly cared for by her current owner who is an avid boater and fisherman. She will offer her new owner many hours of pleasure.


Call now for more information or to schedule a private showing.. You will not be disappointed!!

Engine Brand Caterpillar
Engine Model 3208T
Engine/fuel type Diesel
Number of Engines  
Engine power 300 HP
Engine type Inboard
Engine Hours 2900
LOA 38
Beam 13'0"
Dry Weight 28,000 Lbs
Fresh water tanks 100 gallons
Fuel tanks 550 Gallons
Holding tanks 25 Gallons


Woosh Bango features two staterooms with a large galley and salon. Forward and down is the master stateroom with a queen athwart ships berth, head with stall shower and plenty of storage. Aft to port is a side cabin with a single berth. Heading up the companionway is the galley to port and steering station starboard. Aft is a spacious salon with the dinette to port and an opposing settee to starboard. Aft is the cockpit and above is a fly bridge with comfortable seating for the captain and several passengers. Forward on deck is an electric davit and mounting brackets for the tender.


  • Princess electric stove w/oven
  • Norcold AC/DC refrigerator
  • GE Microwave
  • Double stainless steel sink
  • Hot & cold pressure water
  • U-Line ice maker


  • 110vac and 12vdc systems
  • 5KW Northern Lights genset 777 hrs
  • 3 battery banks – 5 8D batteries total
  • 30 amp shore power service w/cord
  • Newmar three phase smart charger


  • Benmar 2000 Autopilot w/remote
  • Garmin 7607xsv color GPS chartplotter
  • Garmin 2010 GPS chartplotter
  • Furuno 1832 24 mile radar new 2010
  • Furuno FCV 292 Color video sounder  (commercial model)
  • Furuno weather fax
  • SEA SSB 225
  • Kenwood AM/FM/CD
  • Ritchie compass
  • Two Icom VHF radios
  • Standard Horizon intercom


  • Electric windlass
  • CQR anchor w/5/16 chain and rode
  • Salt water washdown
  • Bait tank
  • Transom door
  • Custom tackle cabinet
  • Bow plank w/roller
  • Safety rails
  • Swimstep
  • Aft deck flood lamps
  • Flybridge canvas and isinglass
  • Safety rail and window covers

Additional Information

  • Engines are twin turbo charged Catepillar 3208’s rated 300 hp per engine
  • Engine Hours: Port 2697 – Stbd 2937
  • Fuel consumption at Slow cruise 8Kts 1350 rpm 1.5kts/gal
  • Cruise speed 15 kts @ 2400 rpm
  • Fuel tankage is 550 gallons in three tanks. Two 3/16 Aluminum 200 gal each and one 150 gal center tank reported high quality stainless steel
  • 2 12vdc bilge pumps plus one spare pump and float
  • High water alarm
  • Awlgrip nonskid paint on deck
  • Bimini top and Isenglass on flybrigde
  • Bennett V-451 trim tabs
  • Brass clock and barometer
  • Hynautics hydraulic steering w/upper and lower stations
  • Morse controls
  • Aft deck flood lamps
  • 12 V FRP outriggers w/side mounts
  • Custom removable sunpad for the dinghy cradle


West Coast Yachts 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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West Coast Yachts

  • 2600 Newport Blvd Suite 122 Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • (949) 673-2060
  • Monday – Saturday: 9:00AM – 6:00PM & Sundays by appointment.

Listing Agent

Ryan Eastman
(949) 375-0499

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