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Hi All,

We're considering purchasing a used Monitor Wind Vane from a local sailor. We sent the serial number in to Scanmar and they put the age at 25 years old.

It would have a brand new mounting system, and has been completely refurbished approximately 8 years ago. Does anyone have a Monitor of that vintage? Or any other opinions on this?

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If it was completely refurbished eight years ago, and they have the documentation to prove it...and you can get it at a considerable discount off the price of a refurbished one from the factory... I'd say go for it.. That said, Scanmar does occassionally offer refurbished ones themselves.
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