re: "Free boat" seaworthiness
Sounds like you at least have an idea and a tentative plan, can it be done? Yes:
This represents approximately $750 in repairs to boat and trailer and probably 100+ hours of my time, but I love working on things!
1980 Compac 16
1983 Starwind 22 w/pop top
Trailer-sailing our way from Pennsylvania to Ontario Canada and soon the Chesapeake Bay!!!
Last edited by Smier; 10-30-2013 at 12:05 PM.