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post #13 of Old 06-07-2007
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Originally Posted by sailingdog
He was mentioning a Walker Bay sailing dinghy...

If he want's something fairly capable, but small... the West Wight Potter is an excellent choice. Another good one would be a Compac SunCat.
Another good choice!!!

I just get concerned when someone is just learning to sail and looking at something like a WalkerBay and asking questions like, "How far offshore can I go?" I just have a red light go off telling me we need to be talking about more boat.

As I'm sure you know, I like to error on the side of conservatism. When in doubt go for slightly more seaworthy than you think you need.

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