Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Yeocomico River, VA
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Sorry that I missed this thread back in january - I was on business travel for 2 weeks.
Congratulations! She looks great and you've jumped the first hurdle - the boat is in the water and made a 4 hour journey successfully. If you have any questions - PM me. We're on our second Sabre (and crewed on a 3rd) and have more than a passing knowledge of this vintage. They are remarkably similar across the product line - just a question of scale.
I'm envious that it only took you a year to find your boat... it took me two.
For our first Sabre (a 28), we looked at 2 Sabres in a single day and bought the second boat. For our current boat, we looked at 2 34s and a 38 in a single day. The internet search for our current boat lasted about a month. From what I can read about other's searches, we were very lucky.
Congrats and good luck.
Sabre 38 "Victoria"
Last edited by Sabreman; 06-01-2010 at 05:04 PM.