Once known as Hartley18
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
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Thanks, Remetau - I had no idea there was an owner's association and will pass that on.
oh well. An HC is about as close to timber as you can get in 'frozen snot'* eh ?
Yes... wellll.... I don't disagree with you TD - you know that.
As I mentioned before, it's personal taste.. Some people (most here actually) happen to LIKE frozen snot!
For my part, I suggested he look at a Hallberg-Rassy or two first - but he said he didn't like them. Never mind. This is what he's got and there's no turning back now.
I can kind-of see what he likes in it: The everything-furling and the teak and bronze (never seen so much bronze!) and the cute butterfly hatch..
I don't yet know who's doing the delivery, but if they stop in Sydney on the way up, I'll let you know.
"Honestly, I don't know why seamen persist in getting wrecked in some of the outlandish places they do, when they can do it in a nice place like Fiji." -- John Caldwell, "Desperate Voyage"