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post #13 of Old 11-29-2012
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Re: Looking at a Alberg 35

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Originally Posted by SloopJonB View Post
That's because they are really a 24' boat - on the waterline. 1.5 feet less W/L and a foot less beam than your O'Day 30.

Looking at boats from an LOA view is, or can be very misleading - W/L and Disp. are a much more valid basis for comparison of "size".

Those beautiful overhangs cost a lot in dockage.
24' under sail at 0 knots only

Alberg 35: With a philosophical flourish Cato throws himself upon his sword; I quietly take to the ship.
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