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Old 07-27-2011
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Originally Posted by night0wl View Post
Best values in boats are always older vessels that *SOMEONE ELSE* has done a full, quality, *YARD* refit on...and then has to get rid of the boat due to one the dreaded 3 "Ds"....Death, Disease, Divorce.
Excellent point and I've seen it happen! Like a pristine 47' Alden sold on the St. Johns River for $12,000. ...or a beautiful 50'+ Hinkley sold from an elderly widow from their Lauderdale dock for $50,000.
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