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AD #1 (10/22) FOR SALE-Area 1 Coastal Lobster Permit Call 508-824-0177

AD#2 (9/22) FOR SALE-Trap Trailer 6×12 can hold approx. 50-3 footers. Good shape. $1,200.00 Call [email protected] 978-578-8882

AD#3 (10/22) FOR SALE–Hydraulic Components, parts and service. Pumps, Motors, Valves and Accessories. Hydraulic Hoses made while you wait. Great Prices–Same day service (in many cases)-Wide selection of in-stock items. Rebuilt items occasionally available. ROSE MARINE, Gloucester, MA 877-283-3334

AD#4 (10/22) FOR SALE- 800 lobster pots 36 x 22 1/2 x 15 5 years old -new -all ground lines included. 10 pot trawls- all spliced. 3-brick in every pot-haul from starboard & kitchen. 10-12 gauge wire. Dick @ 774-218-4701 for more details.

AD#5 (9/22) FOR SALE-24″Crosley net lift $2,000.00  15 ft. of 7 1/2 inch mooring chain $50.00. 20lb. 3/4″ stainless steel hog rings B.R.O.  20lb. 1/2″ hog rings.  2 – 55 gallon barrels of 7/16th ground line B.R.O. 10-white pingers $25.00 each Used Gillnets foam and standup B.R.O. Text Only 617-694-4802

AD#6 (9/22) FOR SALE-Marine-land 55 gal Live Lobster Tank $690.00 John @617-750-3263

AD#7 (2/23) FOR SALE-50 lobster traps 36 +221/2+15 3 concrete bricks pt runners good shape shrimp mesh twine call 978 774 4074 after 6. $ 45 each

AD#8 (9/22) FOR SALE- 38 ft Novi fiberglass over wood- John Deere 6068. 225hp 5,670 hours on engine-Steams @8.5/9 knots 14″ hauler Simrad Autopilot Inside/Outside steering stations- 150 gal fuel tank- Lobster tank holds 600lbs. Furuno GP-39 S inside- Furuno GP- 32 GPS outside- Furuno Radar  Furuno FCV-292 color video sounder-2VHF. Inside/Outside 2 computer monitors, one face inside- other faces outside steering station. Very quiet engine. Asking $15,000.00  978-290-9929

AD#9 (11/22) FOR SALE- 35′ lobster boat McPherson built of wood in Nova Scotia in 1976 – glassed over aprox. 8 years ago, repowered w/ 1991 120 hp 6cil  Mitsubishi goes up to 9 knot on 1 1/2 gal/hr new exhaust & auto-pilot 2 years ago. Trap ramp, bunks, electronics ect. Boat currently fishing-will be available for purchase December 16th  $25,000 -Call (508) 939-1231

AD#10 (11/22) WANT to buy used – insulated tubs with lids. [email protected] or Ted 843-267-3473

AD#11 (10/22) FOR SALE-WarpUsed & some new, mostly knot free. 76 lbs. 5/16, 33 lbs. 3/18 $99 takes all 508-269-1406 Plymouth

AD#12 (10/22)  FOR SALE- 18′ Wooden Lapstreak Skiff. In remarkable condition. Bottom was fiber-glassed before first used. All heavy duty oak ribs, stiffeners, ribs & floor cleats. Excellent boat for coastal/harbor fishing, or for lugging traps. Will send picture upon request. $1,990.oo or BRO. 508 269-1406.

AD#13 (1/23) FOR SALE-35 foot fiberglass Novi Lobster boat.  210 Cummins 6BT with 4400 hours. 2.57:1 72C series velvet drive. 14″ hauler.  Furuno sounder, Furuno GPS, ICOM VHF, Standard Horizon VHF,  Garmin Radar with plotter, AIS Receiver interfaced to Computer with mapping software.  Currently fishing.  $32,000 or best reasonable offer. Boat available after January 30, 2023. Active Massachusetts commercial lobster permit available. Federal area 1 lobster trap permit available. 400 traps with rope and buoys available. Call Bob 508 284 5896

AD#14 (11/22) WANTED-Double drum winch-45ft boat-Call 978-283-2550

AD#15 (9/22) FOR SALE- 12″ Electra-dyne hauler & davit. $1,800.00 John @ 617-750-3263

AD#16 (9/22) FOR SALE- Fiberglass mold/Swampscott style square bow 10 ft. flat bottom work skiff $950.00  978-578-8882

AD#17 (12/22) FOR SALE- 200 used traps 13 1/2 x 21 1/2 x 39″ $25.00 per trap Call 401-635-4371

AD#18 (10/22) FOR SALE-24’ Privateer, 5.7L Crusader low hours, Honda hydraulic power pack with 10” hauler. S.S. Davit. Plotter, sounder, radar, VHF.  New cockpit floor & deck with 2’ stern extension. Rigged for pot hauling. Ready to fish. $16,000. Area 2 coastal Mass lobster permit, 90 pot allocation $25,000. Selling as a package, boat & permit $35,000. Located in Oak Bluffs. 774-563-0393

AD#19 (2/23) FOR SALE-1980 Bob Rich 40 wooden lobster boat. 471 Detroit diesel, twin disc gear, hydro-slave pot hauler w/diverter valve for other fisheries. Two 75 gal fuel tanks (fiberglass) under deck, full cabin, GPS, Furuno depth sounder, VHF radio, MA coastal Area 1 lobster permit, 800 trap. Federal Area 1 lobster permit w/endorsements (groundfish/dogfish) 800 pot limit. 140 wire lobster traps, some never used (brand new) 60-70 buoy’s, extra ropes, safety equipment, sea anchor, 12 fiberglass skiff, misc; lobster related equipment, spare propeller (never used) trap related repair equipment. $65,000.00 firm Call Bill @781-834-7418

AD#20 (11/22) FOR SALE-1,000 hooks new tub trawl-gear W/anchors, 180 foot buoy lines. B.R.O. Bryan @ 508-221-8568

AD#21 (11/22) FOR SALE-1987 Daniels Head 39’ 11” Fiberglass Gillnet boat. 207HP Mitsubishi D14.14 T Diesel engine (1992), Twin Disc 506 trans, complete electronics, 2 berth, 6’x5’ aluminum gill net reel with stainless frame, 2 fish holds, 2 insulated deck boxes, rollers, 2 bus heaters, vessel in good condition – new fuel tank, new paint/fiberglass/fish boxes (2022).  $79,500 or B.R.O. Fed Permit Monkfish B with around 80 nets and 16 dog nets with buoy st anchors $45,000. Federal directed shark permit $15,000.Call 609-294-1628 /text for pictures 609-713-5228

AD#22 (10/22) FOR SALE- Area 1 lobster permit, 800 pots-$25,000.00 B.R.O. Call 774-283-2191

AD#23 (2/23) FOR SALE-Package deal preferred; lobster boat, license & gear. Boat-south shore 30, fiberglass Cummins engine w/ electronics, fished every year. Coastal permit 800 pot limit. Gear- about 200 pots w/ rope in good condition. Lots of extra buoys & sticks. Health reasons force sale. Asking $59,000. Negotiable. 617-688-6720. Text is best, phone messages get lost.

AD#24 (2/23) FOR SALE-LMA-1 Federal lobster permit, 800 trap allocation, good history $35,000.00 978-578-8882

AD#25 (9/22) LINE FOR SALE-3-10 pot trawls of 7/16”Everson line-14 Fathom between traps-7/16” gangions-2 – 20 F x3/8 “buoy lines-In totes included -$60.00 / trawl Joel @ 781 581 0324 or E-mail [email protected]

AD#26 (9/22) FOR SALE- 5” Superior hauling block-Aluminum construction with stainless sheave $250.00 Joel @ 781 581 0324 or E-mail [email protected]

AD#27 (9/22) FOR SALE-Spare new stainless sheave for 5” Superior block-$150.00  Joel @ 781-581-0324 or E-mail [email protected]

AD#28 (12/22) FOR SALE- two aluminum propellers 13.5×15 & 14×11 for Evinrude outboard were on 115 HP, great condition $50. each Ipswich  978-356-4525

AD#29 (9/22) FOR SALE- Area 2 lobster permit 128 tag limit $21,000.00 774-775-2827

AD#30 (9/22)FOR SALE- 22ft. Siso Lobster boat 150HP Evinrude OB needs work has 12″ hydraulics hauler runs off Honda hydraulics power pack needs work & comes with trailer. Asking $13,000.00 or B.O.  Robert @ 5:00p.m. 617-846-3714 or 617-650-3842

AD#31 (9/22) FOR SALE- #1 Bellhousing 2:1 gear reduction – re-built 51 14A – twin disc transmission- Down Angle-North Atlantic Power Products. 0- hours.  1000 hours or 6-months warranty. $15,200.00  Peter @ 203-627-6070

AD#32 (10/22) FOR SALE-Lobster Boat-1968 Novi fiber glassed over wood. John Deere 2011 Call for more info-978-290-9929 $13,500.00

AD#33 (12/22) FOR SALE-Mass conch license $40,000 Call 508 496 5626

AD#34 (12/22) FOR SALE-28.2ft boat, built in 1976 engine cat 3208, 265HP trans 2.1 twin disk fiberglass JC hull. Area 1 Coastal lobster permit 800 traps, 700 3ft lobster traps with rope and buoys. Call Joe 978-239-5927.

AD#35 (12/22) FOR SALE- 36.5′ Wayne Beal Lobster Boat. 3208 CAT 375 hp Turbo w/7600hrs. Motor was completely overhauled prior to 2022 fishing season. Furuno chart plotter, depth, radar & radio. 2nd Simrad below. Switlik life raft, survival suits & Epirb. Small galley w/sink, insulated icebox & 2500 watt inverter for coffee. 4 bunks w/mattresses. Working head. Pacer pump & separate washdown pump. Redundant spare equipment (all new in box), Inc. Pacer pump w/hydraulic hoses, belts, starter motor, 2 alternators, windshield wiper arms & motors, bilge pumps, deck hoses, etc. Boat in clean & in excellent, fishable condition. $215,000.00 Traps & Permits available. Ben @ 978-578-8882

AD#36 (12/22) FOR SALE-100 brand new, standard size heavy waxed fish boxes w/tops. Foot operated box stapler w/staples, air operated  Bostitch carton stapler w/staples  $200.00.  Inshore Longline/Tub trawl gear 1000 + hooks [over a mile] rigged w/ gangions and clips, new ground lines, extra snaps, boxes of brand new Mustad Easy Baiter hooks.  Ready for codfish , dogfish, bluefish. “Chatham/Jamestown” auto baiter (3-4 bushel size) Gillnets: (12) 12 ” Monkfish (w/tie downs) most brand new, some recent rehangs, other assorted sizes. Lots of floats ,lead line, net frames  to be re –hung. Lots more fishing gear. Too much to list, ALL PRICED TO SELL. Call for your needs. Located in Freeport, Long Island, New York Call, text  or E-Mail.  Leave your name and phone number. I will CALL you in the evening after 6 PM. Capt. Rich.  347-836-5382, e-mail [email protected]

AD#37 (12/22) FOR SALE-Lobster business-42 ft PEI lobster boat in excellent condition. Relatively new Cummins 6 CTA 8.3 engine & ZF gear. Full electronics, All safety gear. Below deck 2500 lb plus tank. Too many details to list here. 700 very good Brooks Mill traps. Knotless ground lines in 20 pot trawls. All end lines & extensions, whale rule compliant. Hi-flyers & tide balls State & Federal Lobster licenses, both w/ 800 pot history & many federal endorsements. Selling as complete package only. $273,500. Serious inquiries only Mike 978-745-6182 & leave a message.

AD#38 (1/23) FOR SALE- Area 1 Coastal Lobster Permit, 800 pot allocation. Call Jim 781-264-0104

AD#39 (1/23) Deck Tiles -1×2 ft. Old style – good shape looking for about 10 call 978 774 4074

AD#40 (1/23) FOR SALE-1973, Harris, 36, has a C-series Cummins 430hp w/ 2377hrs Furuno radar, garmin chartplotter, garmin fishfinder. New deck &  fuel tanks a few years ago, holds roughly 220 gal., of usable fuel. Bill at 508-246-0476. Asking $55,000

AD#41 (1/23) FOR SALE -Xactic Bonar plastics Polar Insulated Box with lid. Blue 48”L  X  43”W  X  47”H 2100 LB Capacity/ New condition. Lists $1400 will sell for $700. Call / text Phil 508-566-2201

AD#42 (2/23) FOR SALE- 300 Friendship traps-36x24x14. Yellow hoop & shark heads -3/4 bricks- 10-12 gauge wire all corners reinforced. $55 each Call 508-951-6400