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Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats
Few designers have anything to offer, to deal with biggest hurdles most wanna be cruises face , time and money.
I would suggest the same applies to builders. If a person wants to go cruising but has limited time & money, their best course of action by far is to buy an existing boat and prep it to suit.
No-one can build a boat remotely as cheaply as something similar can be bought used.
I speak from experience.
I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.