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post #36 of Old 07-20-2013
Delirious
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Re: Too big for a sunfish?

Sunfish is a great little boat.

Before you bite on a bare hull price out the rudder, tiller, daggerboard, sail, sail rings, mast, booms, gooseneck. Then price out a second used Sunfish WITH all its parts ($650). I almost guarantee the latter will be well much less.

I went from a Sunfish to a Gloucester 11. Needs a trailer but it sails much better and is all the world more comfortable. (I'm 6'3" and 200 lbs.)

Charlie P. P31-2 #80 CATNAP

To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive - R.L. Stevenson

I suspect that, if you should go to the end of the world, you would find somebody there going farther . . . - H.D. Thoreau

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