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Old 09-06-2011
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Originally Posted by dylanwinter1 View Post
One of my subscribers has just been given one of these

350 were built

it is a 17 foot fibreglass boat designed in 1959 and so much a boat of the times

it is a planing hull that can take a 30 hp outboard

- but also has sails and a centre plate

the brochure is an absolute hoot and a classic of its type

but it is a 6mb download

there is a faster loading website about the boats here

Lofland Picnic 17 Sailboat

Who could ask for anything more ?

and one of these to tow it ..

Andrew B

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Last edited by tdw; 09-06-2011 at 06:33 PM.
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