SailNet Community - View Single Post - Potential Cat 30 for ME!!!!
View Single Post
post #13 of Old 11-12-2007
Faster
Just another Moderator
 
Faster's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: New Westminster, BC
Posts: 16,526
Thanks: 104
Thanked 309 Times in 299 Posts
Rep Power: 10
     
Interesting that you found different headroom on two boats of the same vintage....

Anyhow you seem to have the right attitude, and if the Cat 30 is what you are set on at least you have literally hundreds to choose from (probably in California alone)

I was chastised recently for stating that a Cat 36 was underpriced at $35K..... apparently that's book value for those... so that makes the $38K pretty high for a 30. It should be pristine and well updated to justify that price. I suspect the lack of offers is due to the unrealistic tag.

Hard to say why (or if) the engine may have been changed... the universal is generally a good powerplant, quiet and parts are not too pricey. Hopefully you will be able to get that info from the broker or the PO.

Good Luck.
Faster is online now  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome