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Old 01-14-2009
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Sailsoon, if we are talking about a Hardin ketch Thats a lot of boat to single hand. They weigh 30,000 pounds. Thats a good thing for a comfortable motion when at sea, However docking alone is a whole other issue. Tacking that monster ought to be a treat also.

The ketch rig just adds more things to tend to (I know Cam will disagree). This would not be my first pick for a boat if I was going it alone.

In fact, I would be looking for something 32 to 35 foot range and fractional rigged sloop.

Last edited by bubb2; 01-14-2009 at 09:13 AM.
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