SailNet Community - Reply to Topic
Thread: Looking for a new boat Reply to Thread
Title:
Message:
Trackback:
Send Trackbacks to (Separate multiple URLs with spaces) :
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 

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:
OR

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.



  Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

  Topic Review (Newest First)
04-10-2013 11:23 AM
Jack_Tar2002
Re: Looking for a new boat

Whats the rule on water use ? I think something like 1 gallon a day per person. 35 gallon Tank doesent take into accound bottled items.

If your realy looking for a step up and or want to go cruising take a look over my add. I have an Islander Freeport for sale. Livaboard ?
03-24-2013 05:50 PM
twelch
Looking for a new boat

Looking for a new boat. One more salt water friendly than what I have now.
I have a chance to buy a Privateer 26, with a trailer. Just had all the electric rewired. Wood work needs to be refinished, but has a fresh bottom and deck. Cutter rig.
A Bristol 27 has caught my eye also. But like the Privateer is a narrow 8' beam.
There is a really pristine looking Islander 28 that is recent to the market, but a 5' draft. As is the Islander Bahama 30. The Islanders are nice boats, but would really like to visit Bimini area one day. 5' could keep me out of some anchorages, or so I hear.
Then there is the Irwin Citation 34. Also a reasonable boat. Mast steps and a wind generator and much better tankage.

Anyone out there with small tankage cruisers that can tell me how you get by with 25 to 30 gallons of water. With out a water maker or enough jerry cans on the deck to float the boat?

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

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

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome