SailNet Community - View Single Post - Moving a 32' sailboat 1900 miles myself
View Single Post
post #9 of Old 11-05-2009
cesarid's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Florida
Posts: 57
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 14
Even with a cradle the keel usually takes the load and rests on the ground. I guess you could build a cradle with a keel rest but I still don't like the idea of trying to move a boat on a cradle - I think you are asking for trouble. I concur that you should seek other bids and bite the bullet and hire it done. We pull boats all the time with a trailer and I always tell myself to be careful - these boats are top heavy and heavy and it is easy to get seriously injured.
cesarid is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome