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11-14-2008 10:06 PM
Delirious While it is only one measure of a boat's performance and worth the link below goes to a very complete listing of High, Low & average PHRF ratings for sailboats.


http://www.ussailing.org/phrf/Tool_%...021%202008.pdf

As me Pap used to say: "The race is not always to the swift nor the fight to the strong . . . but that's the way you bet."
11-14-2008 04:47 PM
7tiger7 I found a 1981 C&C 32 for sale, and would like to know if anyone here has more info on them, or an opinion.
Thanks
09-15-2008 10:44 AM
sailin50 Your stressin SD, you gotta chill. Sonofasailor said it for me. Thanks by the way. If you haven't noticed there are a few C&C 32 out there for sale, that's how I found this.
09-14-2008 09:04 PM
Sonofasonofasailor So what SD...WTF do you care if he wants to add his opinion on his boat. If somebody searches for C&C 32 tomorrow they will get old opinions and now a new one - nothing wrong with that!
09-14-2008 07:50 PM
sailingdog Sailin50-

Are you aware that you're replying to a thread that is over six years dead??? Please check dates before replying. Also, highly recommend you read the post in my signature to help you get the most out of sailnet. Welcome to the asylum.
09-14-2008 05:42 PM
sailin50
Owned a 32 C&C 8yrs

and its a fine sailing vessel. Can't really compare speed because I've never sailed anything similar. The other 32 was a Island Packet and that was definitely slow. The C&C is very good in heavy weather, I have sailed 3 times in heavy weather from Chicago to south Haven twice single handed and the boat couldn't have been easier to handle, very solid. I've had zero equipment breakage. It's pretty much in the same condition as when it first set sail in 81 there is virtually no wear in the interior, all original cloth. I'ts hull speed is 7.2 and I have at time surpassed that surfing down a wave or two. It will beat to wind very well especially if it's an off shore breeze. I have seen them for sale for more than I paid 8yrs ago and rightfully so they are well built boats, I'd still pay what I paid 8yrs ago and be happy about it. They say boats nickle and dime you and I say, I can handle the nickle and dimes. The boat is worth every penny I paid. I go to the sail show every year in chicago and have not been even tempted, I'm sure the new C&C's sail better, faster but how much faster.
If anyone has a comp boat I'd like to know how fast they sail. Thanks and keep sailing. O
08-30-2002 05:39 AM
dandebruin
1981 C&C 32

Any other responses? I just wanted to bring this back up to the top to see if anyone else has any comments. Any 32 owners who would like to talk about thier boats?

Thanks

Dan
08-26-2002 03:41 PM
paulk
1981 C&C 32

Besides having what IMHO is a somewhat nontraditional layout below,(rather more plastic than some others) the C&C 32 has a reputation around here for being quite slow. There are not a lot of them around -- possibly for this reason. The 33 or 35 on the other hand seem to sail better and are more popular.
08-26-2002 09:49 AM
mikehoyt
1981 C&C 32

Are you sure it is not a C&C 33 or a Ontario 32? Both are nice boats.
08-26-2002 09:46 AM
mikehoyt
1981 C&C 32

check out cncphotoalbum.com

Also post the question on the c&c owners group email list on Topica

I don''t ever recall seeing a C&C 32 and C&C Yachts are very popular here in Halifax. Look at the C&C 30 if you have a choice as it is a very well thought of boat (Mark I).

Mike
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