Another affirmative.. there was one here in Vancouver that did a multi-year Pacific cruise with a young-ish family aboard. Great rep on these US built boats.
".. 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)
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"