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Well, TECHNICALLY, no boat. Until Saturday.
We're picking up a "practice boat" Saturday morning, doing some work on it and putting it in a lake in the spring after we finish some classes.
The boat is a 1979 MacGregor Venture 25. It needs a bit of work, but it's intact and pretty clean.. ok, well, a bachelor owned it, it needs cleaning too... but it's in sailable condition right now. It's just getting to the point here in Colorado I don't think I want to take it out just yet.
As I pointed out in my sign in message, I am not a sailor (and I think I mentioned that in some other messages too....) - I'm an "Airman" - or was, retired. I've been around boats a lot - and been on sailboats, but never actually sailed one. There's some more information in the introduction forum in my thread I started.
Rick Donaldson, NØNJY
It's better to be hated for who you are, than to be loved for who you're not.
Let those winds of change blow over my head,
I'd rather die while I'm living than live while I'm dead - Jimmy Buffet