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Re: 10K$ boat --- Are Insurance and Survey REALLY mandatory?

Originally Posted by joethecobbler View Post
The argument about the survey being free is a great story to tell if your a surveyor trying to sell your services using fear.
however, I ask again. do you guarantee that, if so what specically would that guarantee look like in print.
you forgot the third reason for not getting a survey - I'm just as if not more capable of determing the condition of a vessel and have my own interests at the forefront without any conflict of interest or hidden agenda or concern of upsetting possible future "work " by being truthful.
and in the end yes,it is still my money.
I'm not a surveyor- just someone who can see the value, based on his own experience. YMMV.

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