CHRIS CRAFT COMMANDER FORUM ® .......A photo-intensive technical reference file and ongoing newsletter regarding the original fiberglass Chris-Craft Commander series. This is an independent not-for-profit and non-commercial web site, not affiliated with the Chris Craft Commander Club ~~ or ~~ Chris-Craft Corporation. Our mission here is to "have fun and share information" about the Commander series (and those associated fiberglass boats on the Chris-Craft family tree) for your individual personal use, and by doing so help promote the good name of Chris-Craft, and help preserve, restore, and appreciate Chris-Craft boats. The main reference feature is the ever expanding MASTER INDEX File which contains what we believe to be the world's largest collection of documentation photos and technical information on the Chris-Craft Commander line of boats, (like these original brochure scans, featuring the iconic first 38 Commander styled by Fred Hudson, and many of the great Dick Avery renditions that followed) , (a huge collection of Chris-Craft 427 tuning and specification information), and a few words about how to use the forum.

We extend to you a cordial "WELCOME ABOARD !" Come on in, make yourself at home, we are a friendly group of enthusiasts, and we also appreciate the classic Chris Craft Roamer, Corsair, and Lancer boats too , as they are all on the same family tree and share much in common !

This forum is registered as

Respond to this messageReturn to index
Original Message
  • Pretty sad
    • Paul (no login)
      Posted Feb 17, 2009 10:52 AM

      Unfortunately this happens with many classic boats and cars each year.

      With some automobiles, for instance, I can not even remember the last time I saw some of the very cool (or rare) cars on the road, and in days past you would see one about every week or so. Just think how many fiberglass Lancers (and Commanders) have been trashed over the years. Web sites like this one are doing what we can, to spread the info about the classic glass Chris Crafts, and sadly, there are still lots of people out there who have not gotten the word. There are irresponsible people, and irresponsible actions, accidents, health issues, whatever, and many times a good boat or car ends up taking the hit, sadly.


    Login Status
  • You are not logged in
    • Login

      Provides additional benefits such as notifications, signatures, and user authentication.

      Create Account
    Your Name
    Message Title
    Message Text
    Image Services
    Enable formatted text (what's this?)