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post #5 of Old 03-15-2007
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Originally Posted by magnusmurphy
I also completely disagree with the previous post indicating that Dufours are or were slow sailers. My boat regularly beat Beneteau 400s in friendly races. I never got the impression that it is slow and in fact always felt very excited about it's sailing abilities as well as safe and confident enough to take my young family into Alaska's wilderness away from civilization.
Geee, where does that leave the Beneteau, huh....

Maybe I am biased, too...on speed, sorry... don't be offended, ok?

Anyway..I said the sailing abilities were good not bad...
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