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dave hirsh 01-21-2009 07:36 PM

trade 1973 Ducati 750 GT motorcycle for a sailboat over 30 ft.
 
bike is mint with only 12,000 miles, runs and looks great.I saw one on ebay close at $18,000 last year.I'm looking for a sailboat over 30ft. I already have a 30 ft. sailboat.Thank you,dave

camaraderie 01-21-2009 08:50 PM

Hey Giu...now's your chance to get something of VALUE for that hunk of plastic!!! :D

ckgreenman 01-21-2009 09:58 PM

I got An RV over 30 ft. Oh wait that already sold. Sorry. :D:D:D


Just kidding. Good luck on your search Dave.

sailingdog 01-21-2009 10:09 PM

Why not just sell the bike and use the cash to buy the boat???

ckgreenman 01-21-2009 10:27 PM

I second that. That's pretty much what I did. I sold my RV and will be using the proceeds to buy my boat. It might take a while to find the right buyer but you will and you might even get more than you expect.

Put it on eBay or something.

sailingdog 01-21-2009 10:44 PM

It also gives you a lot more choices of boats to get...and probably more bargaining leverage on the boats you do look at.

TIKI TIME 01-21-2009 11:27 PM

Why not sell the bike and the boat you already have, then take the money and buy the boat you want. As SD stated, it would give you much more leverage and buying power.
Good Luck

sailingdog 01-22-2009 09:26 AM

Seriously... think about it... What is the number of people owning a boat that is reasonably fast over 30' LOA... then think, what percentage of those want a 1973 Ducati 750 GT motorcycle, and are willing to trade their boat for it. That number is a lot smaller than the first one. IMHO, anyone looking to do a trade is basically being foolish about it...because you drastically limit your choices and destroy any bargaining power you would have otherwise.

T34C 01-22-2009 09:55 AM

Where's the pictures of the bike?????

ckgreenman 01-22-2009 10:03 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by T34C (Post 436036)
Where's the pictures of the bike?????

You looking to trade T34C?

Hey Dave. I think we found your new boat :laugher :laugher


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