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Dufour 27 1977? What do you think?

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I don't really know to much about dufour 27's. I was wondering if any of you knew anything about these sailboats. I know they have a volvo diesel and are a french made boat. Any information or experience would be very helpful. Thanks!
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That's a boat that brings good memories, together with the Attalia...

We were young...and careless

Old boat, solid, slow but fun...if its cheap its a good boat...cool boat

I believe this is one of the ones we used to sail...looks better now...its been over 20 years now...

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A Dufour 27 sure looks a lot like a Mac 26x . . . coincidence?





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Don't get me started TB......

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Slap some teak decks on that thing and call it Giulietta!!

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Oops, many apologies about the last comment. I was not paying attention. The Mac has a boom.

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Oops, many apologies about the last comment. I was not paying attention. The Mac has a boom.

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ROFL... Mean, mean, mean.. funny, but mean...

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TB,

actually you are very very wrong, in that photo, the grey paint in the cabin might resemble, but its a completely different boat...believe me...they were really good then...but at that time...so were Alfa Romeos!!

Its a nice little boat..

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I know Giu - my friend has a Dufour AND there's a Mac on the dock directly across from his boat. There's no comparison unless you squint your eyes . . . I'm just pulling your strings.

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Slap some teak decks on that thing and call it Giulietta!!
You know what is funny???

On TB's post, both boats are doing what you do with yours...going nowhere..... How can that be Giulietta??

Giulietta, on the other hand...broke the boom, doing what it what supposed to do....sail.... and sail hard...give it a try....

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This means in my country, that things only happen to those who try... asort of **** happens...(unless you don't do it)
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