Originally Posted by Sequitur
Completing the boat will cost into the six digits; the mast, boom, standing and running rigging alone will cost you more than the price of a nice boat. Fix it up and you'll still have an unattractive, near impossible to insure and tougher to sell piece of s**t on your hands. Run away from it. Sorry for the reality.
What he said!!
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. 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)