Thank you for your answers! Especially Cam for your extensive answer. You're always answering my posts
I am going off to read all you suggested now.
I guess a fin keel boat is what I will be looking for. I have heard that bulb keels are prone to damage as the bolts that attacth the bulb to the keel take a lot of stress.
My price range?
I am looking to spend between $15,000 to $27,000 on a used boat.
I have found a boat the other day that I fell in love with, but I don't know what you'll think of it.
It is a 1969 Discovery 32' cruiser. Tell me what you think.
This is right in my price range and the size I'm looking for.(28 to 35 feet) The interior is also very well thought out and designed very well.
This boat isn't on that list that you gave me, I think because it is more or less a rare boat and there ain't much of them around.
Oh yeah, I love the green hull paint job too
But I am still waiting on a reply with more detailed specs from the owner. Apparantly he's sailed it across the Pacific several times.
How many people am I looking for the boat to hold? I think it will be myself and 1 or 2 other crew members. I might single hand it for shorter trips for now