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post #5 of Old 02-22-2011
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Those boats are purpose designed for the kind of sailing scene you're describing....protected bay sailing and coastal cruising within sight of land. Watch for common issues like the "Catalina Smile" and a rotted out compression post area causing delaminiation at the deck.

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