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Odyssey of San Francisco 03-19-2012 01:43 PM

Maxi 95
 
Hi, I am new to this forum so I hope I will not make any mistakes in terms of etiquette, or anything like that.

Anyway, I just found a review of a Maxi 95 on the forum boat reviews section. I am interested in learning more about this boat mostly because I have one, and would like to learn if it is the boat I can use to sail away over the horizon - so to speak. I've had my boat for about 3 years, now, and have slowly been getting into the sort of state I like - mostly a mess, but it behaves better and sails better than it has for quite some time, I reckon. However, I am not a terribly experienced sailor and am not sure what I think about the boat's ability to really be a passagemaker. I am uncertain just how seakindly the boat really is, but the reviewer seems to think that it is. So I find this intriguing.

Anyone have any experience with this kind of boat - I would love to hear about your experiences with it.

knuterikt 03-21-2012 04:56 PM

Re: Maxi 95
 
The Maxi 95 is a Swedish built boat, you might have better luck at a European forum like this Yachting Monthly's Scuttlebutt - Yachting and Boating World Forums

Here is a link to a Norwegian boat on longer trip S/Y Serendipity

You could try this http://www.maxiowners.org.uk/

Odyssey of San Francisco 03-21-2012 05:17 PM

Re: Maxi 95
 
thanks - i'll give it a go.


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