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2 Weeks Ago 01:08 PM
miatapaul
Re: Offshore 33 owners

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Originally Posted by Free Bird View Post
I too have a 1981 Offshore "Free Bird" In Haverstraw, New York she is in good shape other than spider cracks through the hull and some of the deck but still rock solid.
She is a nice roomy boat, a good heavy boat, but I too am unable to find much info on her such as spec on the plumbing, Holding tank, Electric and such.
Did she used to be called Meow? is she for sale? i am in Haverstraw as well.
2 Weeks Ago 12:11 PM
Free Bird
Re: Offshore 33 owners

I too have a 1981 Offshore "Free Bird" In Haverstraw, New York she is in good shape other than spider cracks through the hull and some of the deck but still rock solid.
She is a nice roomy boat, a good heavy boat, but I too am unable to find much info on her such as spec on the plumbing, Holding tank, Electric and such.
01-17-2017 01:58 PM
klmiller37
Re: Offshore 33 owners

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Originally Posted by Jay Walker View Post
Not sure which direction I am going with my 1980 project...
Where are you located?
Jay - I am in NC boat is in TX. I will travel pretty much anywhere. Where are you located? What are your thoughts? Thanks.
01-15-2017 01:49 PM
klmiller37
Re: Offshore 33 owners

I live in Wilmington, NC but my boat is in Dickinson, TX.
01-15-2017 10:50 AM
Jay Walker
Re: Offshore 33 owners

Not sure which direction I am going with my 1980 project...
Where are you located?
01-15-2017 09:39 AM
klmiller37
Re: Offshore 33 owners

Hello Offshore 33 owners. I realize these are pretty old threads, but hope y'all are still around. I just purchased an Offshore 33 Ketch (Scott), and it needs substantial work but has had a lot of money spent on her with upgrades in the past. I am in need of a mast. The freestanding wishbone boom mast was broken in a storm. Anyone know of anybody that wants to part out there O-33 or sell their project? Or, where I might possibly find a replacement?

Thanks in advance,

Kevin
04-21-2015 06:09 PM
FloridaPappy
Re: Offshore 33 owners

Hi Fellow owners of Offshores!
Bought my 1980 Cat Ketch (wishbone boomed) last September. Dinghy tow from "off the hook" about two miles to marina. I have been looking for more info online for her as well. Looks like "orphan" as we have been assigned as "Make" of boat is quite true! No worries here... I enjoy a challenge!
Haven't been able to sail her yet but have spent countless hours on clean up and learning more all the time.
She will be "home" and restored to once again sail away from the coast of SW Florida soon!
08-06-2013 07:33 AM
katsailor
Re: Offshore 33 owners

Congrats, I have a cat ketch but it needed substantial refit when purchased. I just had it hauled and am installing new engine, rigging, shaft log, prop etc. so have not a had a chance to sail yet.

Since the Ketch is different form the sloop I can not comment on tacking, I was told that with the Ketch, if you spill your beverage you are doing it wrong. lol
08-05-2013 03:30 PM
miatapaul
Re: Offshore 33 owners

I have not seen a web site centered around the Offshore 33. Congratulations, I have been on one (cat ketch) and really liked it. Considered buying it, and my still.
08-05-2013 02:35 PM
fredsterl42
Re: Offshore 33 owners

just got a '79 offshore '33 sloop - first boat for me!
No problems so far except for an overheating volvo-md11c.
Any hints on getting to get through wind when tacking are appreciated! Although I think its just do to my inexperience.

Wondering where on web to find more info about Offshore Yachts?
Any groups in the Chesapeake area? Specifically around Solomons Island?
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