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Large Luke 06-01-2014 10:16 AM

We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
After two long year's of searching marina's from the Great Lakes to the Chesapeake Bay we have finally found our boat! A 1981 Shannon 38 Ketch.The knowledge we have gleaned from the posts on this forum, have been an invaluable source of information to us during our search. Thanks everyone on the forum.

MikeOReilly 06-01-2014 11:44 AM

Re: We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
Congrats. Shannon's are great boats (so I'm told).

ccriders 06-01-2014 12:45 PM

Re: We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
Wow,
My envy factor is pretty high right now. They are beautiful, capable boats. Have fun sailing her.
John

jBlaze3000 06-01-2014 01:16 PM

Re: We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
Congrats!

doug1957 06-01-2014 08:39 PM

Re: We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
Congrats! If you ever get to RI, you can go to the Shannon factory and see how they manufacture the boats and see the original drawings for your ship. I did that with our 28 and it was a great time. They are also great with any questions you may have about your ship.

deniseO30 06-01-2014 08:43 PM

Re: We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
Congrats! on the new boat! But....As they say around here....

:worthless:

:D:D

Large Luke 06-01-2014 09:20 PM

Re: We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
We posted some pics in an album. As soon as we learn how to post pics on here we will.

Large Luke 06-01-2014 09:23 PM

Re: We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
We went to the Shannon factory and talked to Bill Ramos he gave us a tour and some Shannon hats and told us if we ever have any questions don't hesitate to give them a call.

ehmanta 06-02-2014 08:26 AM

Re: We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
Congrats! Shannons are some of the better built boats out there and they have much "yar". Enjoy her:)

nccouple 06-04-2014 07:04 PM

Re: We did it!!!!!!!!!
 
http://www.sailnet.com/forums/member...ctures-051.jpg
That is one nice looking boat. I'm Jealous. I just upsized to a 29 footer, now I'm ready to start shopping again. :) Congratulations.


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