SailNet Community - View Single Post - Beneteau Oceanis 40-45
View Single Post
post #2 of Old 10-13-2009
Senior Member
Yorksailor's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: In New Zealand about to head for Alaska.
Posts: 665
Thanks: 29
Thanked 33 Times in 30 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Beneteaus represent excellent 'bang for the buck' Sail well, good storage for the sail things, good acommodation. Not as strongly built as the semi-custon cruisers but adequate for most purposes. I sail in on the US east coast and in the Caribbean and in the last 6 ys and 15,000 miles, except for the odd hurricane, I have not been through anything that a Benateau Oceanis could not handle. (In the four hurricanes I was tied up in th mangroves so the Beneteau would have been fine)

Good luck Phil
Yorksailor is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome