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I look forward to participating and hearing people's experiences. There is one question as a sailor looking for a first cruiser. I am trying to wade through all the marketing about cruiser manufacturers and am looking to see if anyone has suggestions for cruisers that would be good for Gulf of Mexico/Caribbean cruising. I plan on staying out for months, eventually. I don't want a barge and would like to have quarters comfortable for 2 plus my labrador. One-handed sailing will be required and I would like a very solid ship. 38 to 44 feet is what I think I want. Please send any recommendations and I look forward to hearing back. Thanks.
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Hey med - welcome to SN dude.

There's tons of info on here - as well as many, many salts that will talk you through just about anything.

You can start poking around in this thread: The Salt's Corner Table

It's a thread with some of the best info to some of the most asked questions around here. And you can see who some of the go-to guys are.

Enjoy.
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