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Old 08-10-2011
LookingForCruiser LookingForCruiser is offline
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The beam of the hulls on my 30' Iroquois is 3'6". Yeah, they're narrow. I don't recall the Gemini's I've been on being any wider.

The centerboards on my Iroquois aren't in the middle of the hull, they're on the side and are angled inwards as they go down. So they are mostly out of the way.
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