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Re: Are Boats Built in the 70's Just Too Tired

Originally Posted by Outrageous View Post
A. Want to emphasize the advice given by Chef to JulieMor: 1. New boats cost a lot in depreciation.
That's for sure - in this market you can buy a decent older 35' for what just the initial depreciation would be on a new 40'.

20% of a quarter mil is $50K
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