I seriously considered purchasing a sister vessel last year. I'd agree with John and think that the tank is easily removed...
And a question, if I may.. Is the inside steering hydraulic or cable? John's is hydraulic, and the boat I looked at was cable...
1987 CS 36 Merlin "Kyrie"
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