SailNet Community - View Single Post - Sailboat Cost of Ownership
View Single Post
  #3  
Old 08-04-2011
kd3pc's Avatar
kd3pc kd3pc is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Callao, VA
Posts: 1,340
Thanks: 0
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Rep Power: 8
kd3pc is on a distinguished road
Fuel seems very high, unless you are going to be out and motoring a lot...or are including slip electical in that.

Rigging escrow seems low to me...unless you are going to do it all yourself. Similarly the bottom work is about half what I have seen up your way, unless it too is DIY.

You will analyze your self right of a boat, if you are basing the decision on $$$ per XXXX. There are several threads here on $$ per sail, $$per month, $$....and none of them can be rationally made.

About right for the rest of the stuff, you may be able to save a bit here and there...but it will wash out eventually.

All the best.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook