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Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

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Originally Posted by smackdaddy View Post
Finally! I found those pics of the $2 blocks Brent was talking about:







I assume these are from his own boat - which starts to give some small indication of its condition. I guess we all have different measures of "perfection".
Nah, Smackers, that cannot be Brent's boat, there is not nearly 30 coats of pain on it...

I think there are only maybe 15 or 20, but it is the deck, I think, who can tell from the angles. It sure does look like $50.00 bucks a year does not go far in the maintenance world even on a BS boat.

One thing I would have to say, the blocks look heavy duty enough to haul the boat up with.
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