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Topic Review (Newest First)
08-30-2011 10:52 PM
smallboatlover thanks that is some great idea i might try to do the pop up tent or a small cruising cabin like show in the other link with the day sailer with the enclosur
08-30-2011 10:44 PM
WDS123 Boom tent is The Way to go. Imagine you are camping, and take only the amount if gear that can fit in a backpack.


Forget towing a Tender - too cumbersome and Slow
08-30-2011 10:05 PM
YARDPRO wow, what a hard post to read...
08-30-2011 09:30 PM
MacGyverRI pop a tent up in the cockpit then make some boards to make a full size bed, add an air mattress!
08-30-2011 09:03 PM
Mobnets "Small Craft Advisor" magazine's website:

www.smallcraftadvisor.com
08-30-2011 09:00 PM
Mobnets Check out the magazine "Small Craft Advisor". All about doing all kinds of things (including overnighting) on very small (mostly under 20') boats. Although I have a 32 footer, I enjoy it anyway just because it's got a lot of interesting material.
08-30-2011 08:09 PM
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Originally Posted by smallboatlover View Post
i have a mistral 16' sailboat i can't sell this boat can never get rid of it a family boat. well my boat. so i want a boat i can sleep on and this is the boat i have to do it with.
What you are trying to do is quite do-able and the ways to achieve it are many and varied.

Do an internet search for dinghy cruising and go from there.. There are even clubs you can join where people share their ideas and experiences. Enjoy!
08-30-2011 04:53 PM
ImASonOfaSailor I would remove all storage things that you dont need over the time of the sleep over.. This way you can have room where the spinnaker is.. I am sure you do not put the spinnaker up every time when you are sailing the boat. so you could remove it also and just use a tarp over the boom...lay plywood down and get a sleeping bag..
08-30-2011 03:50 PM
sailguy40 Maybe you can rig up something like whats on the Sea Pearl 21, a convertable cabin...

Marine Concepts Sea Pearl 21 important features
08-30-2011 03:22 PM
smallboatlover i have storage on the left v berth but i cant you the starboard that is a spinnaker shoot
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