SailNet Community - View Single Post - Thoughts on Liveaboard/Cruiser?
View Single Post
post #7 of Old 04-29-2003
Join Date: Oct 2002
Posts: 76
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 15
Thoughts on Liveaboard/Cruiser?

My dad is 6''8". he''s had to modify or customize most boats he''s owned, in order to get a long enough berth. Only one, which was custom built to begin with, fit him.

However, customizing isn''t such a bad thing. We bought a boat with interior water damage from portlight leaks and ripped out a bunch of the interior. We are now rebuilding it abd plan to leave within a year. Our TOTAL budget was about $75k for the boat. For the same price as a "ready to go" boat that wasn''t just right, we will have a boat that''s near perfect for us.
Just a thought!
(see our refit at
namaste04 is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome