FOR SALE
1978 GMC MOTORHOME



1997 29.5' BUSKIRK STRETCH

$130,000

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Originally a 1978 Birchaven
Re-manufactured in 1997 by Buskirk-Rush GMC in Sandusky, Michigan
This is #4 of the 7 famous stretched GMCs by Clarence Buskirk
29.5' long, 3.5' longer than a normal 26' GMC
172" wheelbase rather than the normal 140"
High Quality Blue over Silver Paint

Always stored in an enclosed building

Although the main frame members are a single piece of heavier steel on either side, correct body perspective and balance is retained by adding about 6" behind front window, 32" ahead of the rear wheels, and about 4" behind the rear wheels.

64,741 miles on chassis.
9,000 miles on rebuilt engine

 


SOME FEATURES OF THIS AMAZING COACH


 

502 Cheverolet Marine Engine rebuilt in 2016 with a roller cam and all premium parts by a reputable, proffesional engine builder.

Uses no oil and has no leaks

New 650 Holley Carburetor

New Electric Fuel Pump

New Pertonix Distributor

One Ton Front End (Manny Trovao kit)

Extra Heavy Front Torsion Bar

New Front Air Shocks

Likes to cruise at 70 - 75 mph. Very stable at any speed

Hydro Boost Brake Assist (Bob Stone kit)

P-40 Master Cylinder pushing

Six wheel Disc Brakes

Stops on a dime!

3.46 Final Drive

New 3" Exhaust System

Two 40 gallon Stainless Steel Fuel tanks

Body is raised 2" over normal with oversize heavy duty frame members

New Sanden Air Conditioner Compressor

Electric A/C Condenser Fan

Dash Air Works Very Well

Additional Interior Evaporator cools house while underway

Four Way Electric FlexSteel Cockpit Seating

Full complement of Gauges in Custom Leather Wrapped Dash

Olds Steering Wheel Allows Full View of Gauges

Matching Map / Cup Holder with Storage

Duracell Ultra Platinum AGM Chassis Battery

Brand New Firestone Transforce LRE 245 75 R16 Tires

All 7 Alcoa 16"Wheels

Four Bag Rear Suspension System

Large, Fast Rear Suspension Compressor (1/2hp York)

Bilstien Rear Shocks

Two Rear Torsion Bars

Tru Trak Rear Bogie Arm Stabilizing system

Fog Free Windshields

Olds Silhouette Wipers

Rectanglular Headlights Upgrade

New Side Marker Lenses

Windshield Sun Visor

Bumper Filler Panel

Air Dam

Hidden Hood Latch System

Aluminum Grill Filler

Molded Fender Flares Front and Rear

Lighted Entry Assist Handle

Slide Out Entry Step

Remote Control Side Mirrors

Engine Box Vents

New Style CR Lawrence Windows

Outside Storage Compartments

Rear Bumper Enclosed Storage Boxes

Spare Tire Cover

Air Chuck

Trailer Hitch Receiver and Wiring

Upgraded Taillight Lenses

Backup Camera

6.4 KW Generac Generator

50 Amp Service

Automatic Transfer Switch

Smart Battery Charger / Converter

New 110V wiring

Omni Directional TV Antenna with booster

Cable TV wiring

New Flat Panel TV

Macerator System retains the original 3" dump, just in case ...

27 gallon Black Tank

35 gallon Gray Water Tank

40 gallon Stainless Steel Potable Water Tank

6 gallon Electric Water Heater

Absolutly Gorgeous Oak Woodwork Throughout the Interior

Rounded Cabinet Corners

Guske Day/Night Pleated Blinds

Matching Oak Window Valences

Hard Surface Counter Tops

Built in MicroWave Oven

Slide out cupboard / pantry

All cabinet and drawer bottoms lined for noise and skid control

Large Two Door Refrigerator

No space wasted for a cook top

Portable Island Dining Table with Storage

Bose Speakers Sound Terrific

Lots and Lots of Overhead Storage

Upper and Lower Closets

Automatic Closet Lighting at door open

Twin Beds 36" x 74" with New coil spring mattresses with foam topper

Full Size Shower

Hidden Pull Out Lavatory

Large "Medicine Cabinet" over Hidden Lavatory

New Toilet

Two Accordian Doors Create 3 Separate Rooms

Two DuoTherm Roof Air Conditioners with Wall Thermostats

Primus Hydronic Radiant Furnace for Quite Warmth

Spare Parts include a new starter, an extra air bag, and a front axle.


 

This is a very special motorhome! I've poured my heart and soul into it over the last 3 years and spared no expense to make it as near perfect as possible. I really hate to see her go.   Selling for health reasons. 

 


 

Contact

Carroll Shelley
in
Temple, Texas
at
254-541-3324
Call or Text

 


 


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