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Re: Catalina 42 ... Why not?

Originally Posted by SteveInMD View Post
I was drooling over the Catalina 445 at the Atlantic City boat show a few weeks ago. Anyone want to buy a 3 cabin 42 with a fin keel?
Unfortunately, Melyea, I'd guess he's joking.... That's a sad reality about boats and upgrading.. figure that Steve would need to spend $200K or more to make the switch, if you realistically quantify what he'd gain (over what he's already got) seems to me it's hard to justify... esp if he's upgraded his existing boat with goodies the 'new' one doesn't yet have.


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