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Oh man...I want!!!

I can't afford it, but it sure looks fun!



And a great interior layout. Why can't other boats this size be so logically laid out? They try to cram too much crap into too small a space, that's why.



This is a great solution for the crappy wood in most modern production boats, just some nice trim in the galley, and that's it! I love it.

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Dang that's a fat boat... 11.5' wide for a 33' boat.
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I must say that in general I much prefer a more slender and shapely "rear end" on a boat. I'd give up the second aft double birth for that.

For those of us in the North, however, any photo of a nice boat sailing in late November is worthy of a little envy.
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I also like that simple interior layout too. Does it have two tillers or am I not seeing the photo correctly?

My boat must also be fat at 11' wide on a 31' boat. I can't imagine how odd a vessel would look if it were 28' long and 18' wide, can you SD?
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This boat doesn't appear to have a V-berth.
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It appears to have 2 rudders as well as 2 tillers.
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Im a fan of older boats, but that is a good layout for a racer type boat.
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This boat doesn't appear to have a V-berth.
V-berths


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I must say that in general I much prefer a more slender and shapely "rear end" on a boat. I'd give up the second aft double birth for that.

For those of us in the North, however, any photo of a nice boat sailing in late November is worthy of a little envy.
Slender and shapely is slow...And it's October!
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When a boat is that wide, it probably needs two rudders, so that at least one doesn't ventilate too badly when it is heeled. According to the website for it...it has a saildrive as well.
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