Need help finding perfect boat! - Page 4 - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > General Interest > General Discussion (sailing related)
 Not a Member? 


Like Tree2Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #31  
Old 04-11-2012
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Middle Keys
Posts: 8
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
ScubaSail74 is on a distinguished road
Re: Need help finding perfect boat!

I agree Lou, my wife only has a few dives under her belt, so we're going to go over all the basics including buddy breathing... in the mangroves here it is very easy to get your gear hung up so we should also practice the removal of the tanks. Thanks for the reminder chap.

I'll be sure to keep you up-to-date - so far the smaller Pearsons look like it would be easier to get in and out of the water.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #32  
Old 04-11-2012
CaptFoolhardy's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Schenectady, NY USA
Posts: 152
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 6
CaptFoolhardy is on a distinguished road
Re: Need help finding perfect boat!

A couple of thoughts:
Tanzer 22 - in your price range with a nice big cockpit. They have a cabin but pretty much any boat over 18 ft. is going to. They are also fairly beamy which might help with getting into and out of the water. They are available as a keel/cb model for skinny water.

Colgate 26 - it has an open transom which might be helpful. An even larger cockpit than the Tanzer and the cabin is really just a crawlspace, but it would be a good place to stow gear. Probably out of your price range however.

Precision 185 - very similar to the Colgate (same designer and manufacturer) in a smaller package. Again though, probably out of your price range.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Finding the perfect boat stories davidpm Boat Review and Purchase Forum 8 11-20-2011 03:07 PM
Finding a boat nightsky Boat Review and Purchase Forum 8 04-21-2010 10:48 PM
Finding a boat nightsky Introduce Yourself 1 04-16-2010 11:36 PM
finding the perfect dingy jbarros Boat Review and Purchase Forum 19 12-26-2007 05:03 PM
Finding the right boat alan_21_us Boat Review and Purchase Forum 2 08-07-2006 12:14 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:49 PM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.