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Re: Trying another tack... Looking for the right boat near Vancouver, BC.
There's an S&S 42 in SFO you can single hand and fits all your requirements...if it's still for sale asking $42,500. I have had the 37ft version for 25 years and it's bullet proof, modern design, and fast. Designed buy S&S after Intrepid (twice Americas Cup winner) and built by Chris Craft. Check it out.
chris craft sailboats for sale by owner.
That boat has been for sale for YEARS. I've seen it dip slightly below $40K but they must be very firm on price for it to have languished so long. It had a very extensive refit a number of years ago - that's probably why the price is stuck. It's been so long now that it'll need a new one soon.
There's a sister to it in Bellingham that I see every time we eat at one restaurant - beautiful lines with a sheer that even Rhodes would have envied. They look better in the flesh than in pics as well. Calling it a "modern design" is a bit of a stretch though, even if it does have a fin keel. If it was still 1980, maybe.
That said, I can see myself looking good on one.
VERY high row away factor.
I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.