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Hi all,
After much looking and bargaining, I have closed the deal on a bluewater boat for my future Pacific Ocean crossing. Her name is Odyssey, and she is a 1978 CSY 44 Walkover center-cockpit. She will need new rigging and chainplates, as well as a bottom job, but the rest checked out well with the general survey, mechanical survey, and rigging survey. On the sea trial, wind was 25+ kts and we had a blast!
The only downside is that I have to work for the next two days so I can't crawl all over her and start to make her more to my liking.

Cheers, Bill
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congrats...fair winds...calm seas...enjoy!
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Good for you... best wishes.

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Good wishes and good luck.

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Way to go! Congratulations on a great looking boat!!

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Congrats Bill...I have been following you search. She looks great and will be a good boat for what you intend to do.

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Congrats!

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Congrats, nice looking boat!


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Well done that man ...

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Congrats! Post more pics.

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