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Old 12-10-2008
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Originally Posted by Maine Sail View Post
My buddy bought a Catalina 30 for 15k, even though I tried to talk him out of it. He could have bough the same boat in bristol condition, with a brand new diese engine & sails, for about 25k. He now has close to 45k into a boat that is still only worth about 20-22k on a good day...
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