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What Boat Is This?

I took this picture some time ago, meaning to ask you guys if you knew what it is.

Do you know?

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At first I thought of a Formosa 47 . . .



But looks a bit different . . . . unless ports and standing rigging (masts & booms originally wood) were modified.

But then Captain Ron's Formosa 51 came to mind . .

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That boat is not 51 feet long its maybe 40 to 42.

I am intrigued
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You chartered a Formosa when vacationing in the Caribbean with your family last year. Did it look similar?
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You chartered a Formosa when vacationing in the Caribbean with your family last year. Did it look similar?
Sorry, TB, no absolutely not, this is smaller, and I have seen it for many years, but never was curious to findout.

Then one day I was taking Fred to his club, and it was out of the water. Stayed for 2 weeks and returned to the water...

I bet its some boat that found its way to portugal from the UK or Netherlands or something and someone here bought it.
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It REALLY looks like a large version of an Endurance 35 - a Peter Ibold design that was produced in different places, but many were built in Vancouver by Fraser Yachts.

There are some Endurance 40s on Yachtworld....

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Fast..I think you're right...and it seems like it was an amateur build too.

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Looks like it could be a Samson ferro boat...
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Isn't that your next boat Giu??
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Looks to me like some kind of "sail" boat.
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