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Originally Posted by sailingdog View Post
Have you gone over the boat yourself yet? If not, I'd recommend doing that before doing much else... and read the Boat Inspection Trip Tips thread, and take that along with you... as it should help you decide if it is even worth getting a survey on the beast.
I did a glancing-over survey of it twice, which is why i lack so much info on it. Im going to set up a checklist and write everything down and take pictures sometime soon. How much does a survey generally cost? i've never had to deal with it before. Its likely that i wont be able to afford a survey. I am fairly confident in my own abilities to survey the boat to determine whether or not its a chunk of rot, or has impending major failure in the next 5 years. I've been living on a wooden ship for two years, and just got back from a yard period on her.

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