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Thank you for looking for a used Chris Craft for sale on Calling All Boats! Let us help you find your favorite used boat. We have a huge database of affordable used power boats and sail boats, such as Chris Craft and many more. The company that is now referred to as Chris-Craft, was started on Point du Chene, in Algonac, Michigan, a small town on the St. Clair River. It was here that Christopher Columbus Smith built his first boat in 1874 at age 13. These Smith-built boats were referred to as "punts" or "skiffs." With his reputation as a master boat builder on the grow, Chris joined with his brother Hank in 1881 to begin producing boats full time. As demand for their dependable hunting craft increased, the duo started building boats in rapid succession, perhaps laying the ground work for their future as builders of "standardized" runabouts. In 1910 The Smith Ryan boat company is formed - focused on building fast economically priced runabouts for mass market distribution. Chris Craft is recognized as the worlds largest builder of mahogany constructed power boats and recreational power boats. In 1941 Chris Craft began building patrol boats, utility launches, and rescue vessels for the United States Nave and Army. In 1955 Chris Craft manufactured its first fiberglass boat. In 1971 they completed the transition to fiberglass products and built the last mahogany boat which was a 57 foot Constellation. Today Chris Craft continue to design and build premium boats and yachts, remaining passionately true to the legend of Chris Craft. If you want to purchase a used boat for sale by owner, you can't find a better place. To search the best used boats for sale, we have a dedicated Personal Agent to track all new used boat listings and keep you informed with detailed information matching your criteria for a used Chris Craft for sale. We can help you make informed decisions in buying used boats including power boats, sail boats, and personal water craft. Our assistance will help you find the best used Chris Craft available.