ok, just some thoughts...
have you looked at the portholes in the pictures? leaky, leaky, leaky... and please notice the care and methodology of his temp repair. I would wonder about the rest of the boat just based on this observation.
its in florida, any chance is been banged around by one of the big blows?
why is he removing the documented status?
there are plenty of good cat 30's out there, if you are the winning bidder PLEASE MAKE IT CONTINGENT ON A SURVEY, if the current owner won't go for that, back away slowly... no, run away screaming like a girl. (smile)
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