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- Has anyone done any long blue water passages in one? How have they found them?
I singlehand, so 2+ days has been my limit, can't help you there.
- Could it be suitable for a couple (as a live aboard)? Does anyone live aboard one?
Yes, but you don't have a lot of large storage space (except for the
q-berth), a 9' dingy will fit on deck but its tight assuming you have
cutter rig, and if going offshore, you need it.
- I can find stability data on the 34 and 37, but not the 31? Does anyone know how the 31 compares?
Capsize ratio for 31 is 1.77 vs 1.68 for the 34.
- To help decide which year to go for - how has the construction changed over the years? Were there particular years that PSC implement different fiberglass, strengthening or manufacturing techniques?
Around 1990 they started using vinylester on the bottoms for blister protection. I think they use to use cables in the steering before going
to fix rod, no idea when. Every year they seem to make minor changes
here and there, but basic construction has been same.
PS31#111 Cielo Azul