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Re: Pros and cons of steel sailboats

In a (probably vain) attempt to get this thread on topic... here's a nicely done Colvin ketch.. In '86 I sailed to California on a schooner rigged version of this hull. Not a great trip, but not the boat's fault necessarily....


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".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)
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