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Hi All,

After looking for awhile I have finally purchased a Bayfiled 29. Sice the manufacturer is long out of business wonder if anyone hasany ideas about obtaining an "owners " manual for a Bayfiled 29 (1983).

It also appears that a "Bayfiled Owners" on line group that used to exist is not longer posting. Any ideas sure would be appreciated.......Thnx
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I don't have what you're looking for, but are you in the PNW? There's probably a lot of info about those boats around here.
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This fellow's site has some pages scanned of the original brochure...

Dave Bieman: Bayfield 29

Scroll down a ways.. A google search found a fair bit of info, but an actual 'owner's manual' will probably require contacting a still-original owner... (though luckily I have ours, only problem is it's in Portuguese...)
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Adam...thnx for the reply....it was sort of a shot in the dark. Am from the Great lakes area and was hoping someone might have an original 1983 vintage manual that I could pay to have them scan and email to me. Will get it all sorted out. Trial and error most always works

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dave....thnx,, read what you indicated but not too helpful. Do you know if it's possible to resurrect the information formerly bloged on "bayfieldyyachtowners. org" which apparently does not exist any more ?

Thnx Jack, ex 182 pilot
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Hi All,

After looking for awhile I have finally purchased a Bayfiled 29. Sice the manufacturer is long out of business wonder if anyone hasany ideas about obtaining an "owners " manual for a Bayfiled 29 (1983).

It also appears that a "Bayfiled Owners" on line group that used to exist is not longer posting. Any ideas sure would be appreciated.......Thnx
I don't have a owners manual either. I was fortunate to live near a marina that sold them for many years and the old guy that runs it is very knowledgeable.

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Hi All,

After looking for awhile I have finally purchased a Bayfiled 29. Sice the manufacturer is long out of business wonder if anyone hasany ideas about obtaining an "owners " manual for a Bayfiled 29 (1983).

It also appears that a "Bayfiled Owners" on line group that used to exist is not longer posting. Any ideas sure would be appreciated.......Thnx
I don't think there is an owner's manual. Back in the 80's we had a Bayfield 29 and all it came with was an engine manual for the 2QM15 Yanmar.
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