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A Sailor i met today

Today while working, i was engaged in conversation of upgrading boats with a fellow sailor. one of the Blackjack players called me over after hearing the conversation and says "why dont you buy mine? it's for sale." well to make a long story short. here is his boat for sale. said he paid 1.3 for it brand new and sailed it from England. and no i cant afford it, said he wants to sell to get an 85' trawler. damn shame!

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Funny, I was just searching yacht world for my next boat and this same one came up. I was just about to place my call to the broker when you posted this............ NOT!

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Tell him I'd be happy to buy it if he can accept an offer of about oh...a hundredth his asking price!
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$900,000+ and it doesn't even have a roll bar!!!!!!

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$900,000+ and it doesn't even have a roll bar!!!!!!
Or a BBQ hanging from the back.
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Look what else it has, a $900,000.00 and it has In mast furling. The kind that you guys all hate and say should not be on a boat.

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That's a bit on the big side... maybe Labatt would be interested in it.

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It's short at least one hull, and has a few extra 100k's on it for me.
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I'm pretty much set on not having an in-mast furler - in-boom, lazy jacks or dutchman preferred...

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pirate, ask him if he'll take 8 for it...I'm in the market
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