Join Date: Feb 2000
Location: Annapolis, Md
Thanked 235 Times in 186 Posts
Rep Power: 10
I do not believe that there was a Bristol 28. I think there was a Bristol 27 and Bristol 30 and both were very different boats than the Bristol 29 and Bristol 29.9. If I had to chose fromf the boats on your list, there is no doubt in my mind that the only one that I would want to take to Bermuda would be a Tartan 30 both from a build quality and a sailing ability standpoint, with the C&C 30 being a distant second and the others not even on my list. One nice thing about the Tartan 30 on the US east coast, is that in many areas they were a one design class until about 10-12 years ago and so you find nicely maintained and nicely upgraded versions out there at pretty reasonable prices.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Curmudgeon at Large- and rhinestone in the rough, sailing my Farr 11.6 on the Chesapeake Bay