SailNet Community - View Single Post - Any thoughts on a 1970 "Seasmoke" 40' Sloop?
View Single Post
post #8 of Old 06-22-2012
Junior Member
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 11
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
Re: Any thoughts on a 1970 "Seasmoke" 40' Sloop?

G'day mate,

The Seasmoke's were designed by Samson Yachts, Hartley now sell the Samson plans.
If you're talking about this Seasmoke on YachtWorld, then I think it would be a good buy at $7,500, you'll most likely pick it up for five grand. I only wish it was being offered here in Australia for that price, I would have bought it six months back...Oh well, I'll keep looking this side.
BTW, Colin Brooks has written a great book on FC boats, Ferro Cement Boats, imho, it's a great book and well worth the selling price of $45 Colin Brooks has been designing, building, surveying and repairing FC boats for 35 years or more...Yes, he gets his hands dirty and he's the man I listen to on the matter of FC boats
Good luck with things,

Oh! The Seasmoke...Were I in the States...I would buy it in a heart-beat at that price


Last edited by BillAU; 06-22-2012 at 11:12 AM.
BillAU is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome