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Re: Purchase an ex charter boat

Originally Posted by Bene505 View Post
Been very happy with our 2000 Beneteau 505 that we bought 5 years ago. The original owner was Moorings (not someone else leasing to Moorings, apparently). The 2nd owner added a dodger and dinghy davits. We are the third.
Wow it has been five years already.
Yours was the only success story I knew about but now this thread a spotlighted several more.

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It is a lesson about the limitations of wax as an adhesive.
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