The original poster hasn't posted since 2005 and that post was 4 years old... doubtful he's still around.
You might want to put your comments in the Boat review section on this board.
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"