Originally Posted by conquistatadore
based on what i have seen, Cal boats seem nice.
I like Islanders too. (it looks like you own one). I looked at a 30 also
Yes, I have an Islander 30 II , designed by Robert Finch
who also designed the Catalina 27. It has turned out to
be a very nice sailing boat. I would say that the build
quality of Islander and Cal boats is equal.
The Islander 30 & 36 are two of the best production boats
of the early '70s.