SailNet Community - View Single Post - albin vega for cruising?
View Single Post
post #5 of Old 12-09-2006
Senior Member
scurvy's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: North Conway, NH
Posts: 225
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 10
Send a message via AIM to scurvy
THese are great boats, can't go wrong. A bit tight, but it is economics in design and space. We bought ours for coastal cruising after having owned a much roomier Sabre 28'. Sabres are a great boat too...the Vegas are a wee bit more blue water built. Try to stay clear of the "Vari-prop" set ups or the old Vega 022 gas engines...they run OK when they work, but are a real BEAR to repair. Ours has the Volvo-Penta MD6A (10hp). Will someday repower with a BETA. Good luck in your won't regret the Vega

Helpful sites:
scurvy is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome