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Re: What kind of boat is this?

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Originally Posted by bobperry View Post
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I'm not sure what a "character boat" is but I'd know one if I saw one. I think most character boats share a cartoonish, exagerated quality to them. I would call my own CT54, 56 and 65 designs character boats. I suppose you could even call the Baba 30 and similar boats I have designed character boats.
Still not exactly sure how to define it. Maybe its a state of mind.
I've always thought of character boats as those with styling cues from the last century but now that would mean IOR boats would be character boats.
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