SailNet Community - View Single Post - Interesting Sailboats
View Single Post
  #3575  
Old 12-29-2012
PCP's Avatar
PCP PCP is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Portugal, West Coast
Posts: 16,160
Thanks: 21
Thanked 95 Times in 79 Posts
Rep Power: 10
PCP will become famous soon enough
Gunfleet 43

Sometimes I post here information about boats that I don't like and this is one of them. The boat seems to have made quite a stir on UK (it is a British boat), it is very expensive and advertised as a bluewater boat. I don't doubt that it is well built but I wonder if Tony Castro could not have come up with a nicer design. I find the boat really ugly.

It seems that it sails well, but it was really necessary to come up with so narrow lateral deck passages or have the sailors so high on the boat and so far away from the gravity center?

But I guess that if many British like the boat you can like it to.

As a new video test arrived to the net, I will post it as the other test and more information.





Reply With Quote Share with Facebook