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post #8 of Old 02-23-2013
jfletch74
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Re: Johnson 18 weekender

This reply is late but did you buy the Johnson Weekender 18? I've had one for about 10 years and I would be interested in your opinions if you bought it.




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Originally Posted by ggencev View Post
I've been looking to switch to a trailerable ballasted keelboat from my current boat; wayfarer 16.

There's currently a 1985 Johnson 18 weekender listed for sale in my area but I'm not finding much info available on these boats.

Can anyone tell me; are these boats realitivly stable, self righting boats with a self bailing cockpit? What is their true displacement and do they have a removable ballast? Do they all have a shoal-keel/swing down centerboard configuration similar to the precision 18?

Any info you can provide would be much appreciated. Thanks
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