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Old 09-28-2007
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Originally Posted by JomsViking View Post
Haven't looked at the spreadsheet - yet - but I doubt it.
Why would anyone consider the opinion of a person who hasn't taken the time to look at the information?
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I could probably (maybe) create a similar spreadsheet with a list of totally unsuitable boats that has made successfull ocean crossings and hence the output will evaluate the MacGregor as the perfect Blue Water boat.
He hasn't done that. That would be a waste of time (like your post was). He's used designs from "Carl Alberg, John Alden, Bill Crealock, Ted Brewer, Lyle Hess, Ted Hood, Al Mason, Chuck Paine, Robert Perry, and several Europeans" to try to get a meaningful model, not a useless one.
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