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post #1880 of Old 10-25-2013
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Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats



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Only the keel does not make my style. But the design looks sharp. How many years has that design?
I mostly ignore this thread - but this one got me.
For a cruising boat - and let's be honest that's what these steel boats are - the longer, fuller hull is more optimal I would think.
I'd rather a boat that tended to keep her head where I put here than one that turned on a dime.

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