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No lee clothes in that master cabin - no deal
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I have to append my bucket list. She is a beauty.

I've always wondered how these mega-yacht secure their dining room chairs and now I wonder about the piano.
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Re: James Bond sailboat for sale

I have enough money to buy it(haha I wish) but if it doesnot have flame throwers, stinger missles, computer guided machine guns and an ejection seat I do not want to even consider it
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Re: James Bond sailboat for sale

I wonder if the baby grand piano can be winched to the weather side to help keep her sailing flat...like water ballast?

Definitely a schooner.
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Re: James Bond sailboat for sale

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I have to append my bucket list. She is a beauty.

I've always wondered how these mega-yacht secure their dining room chairs and now I wonder about the piano.
The chairs are normally secured by a vertical elastic or spring "hold down" assembly that runs from the center of the seat to a small eye-pad in the deck directly below the normal seating position, covered by a flap of carpet if the sole is carpeted. The chair can be moved from front to back and side to side but not removed or capsized unless the hold down is released. The Piano Bench is the same. The Piano, and larger furniture items, are bolted to the deck.
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Re: James Bond sailboat for sale

I would have more fun with the boat in Casino Royale. Not to get all Brent Muskberger here, but that was a beautiful boat. I'll be telling my kids to take acting lessons so they can grow up and sail on a beautiful boat like that. (Boy, did Brent get thrown under the bus.)
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Why do you call this a "James Bond" boat? I looked at the picture of the bar, but I cannot find a martini shaker. It was James who ordered it, "shaken, not stirred", right?
No shaker, no Bond.
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Holy Schnikies! The engine room is air conditioned! I never had that on billion dollar warships.

I wonder if this ship can actually sail to any real degree? Thoughts?
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a small eye-pad . . . covered by a flap of carpet if the sole is carpeted
Carpet you say old chap. Pitty!
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Re: James Bond sailboat for sale

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It's a schooner for sure. Pretty bad when an outfit selling a 15 $million toy doesn't even know what it is.
I assume at 15 $million the current owner and probably the future owner don't know either and probably don't care. I imagine the discussion is more like: "But honey I wanted one with the heated towel racks and hot and running champagne faucets. Not this floating barge."
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