This is our 83 foot Wheeler powerboat. We keep it moored in Commencement Bay in Tacoma, Wa. It's perfect for live aboard trips--we really had fun on our Alaskan and Hawaiian voyages.

Wheeler was a very fine boat builder in the 40's. He built 230 of these boats for the Coast Guard. This boat was Built in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. It is 1.5 inch quarter sawed fir, bronzed fastened and has 2.75 inch monel shafts.