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which boat will fit my needs

very new newbie, less than 4 month, 150 plus hrs , and i can't find the words to say how i enjoy sailing. So now the bug is in me and i looking for a boat that will fit my needed. i'm looking for 22' to 28' something to be towable on a trailer, swing keel because i live near a canal system, and a removeable mast that i could take down myself and put back up, and a engine for the canal system. So with all that in mind, any make or models that would come close? Thank for any ideals you my have
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Almost all the 22-25' production boats made fit those criteria. Some are a bit more performance oriented, some are a little better for weekending aboard. Assuming you are buying a used boat...condition of the boat, trailer and motor will be more important than brand.
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Telstar 28. Towable on a trailer, mast raising system that allows you to raise/lower mast using a single line to the genoa sheet winch.
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