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Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   02-16-2004
Replies: 6
Views: 5,201
Posted By rjwright
Islander 30

I owned a used 1983 Islander Bahama 30 for almost 10 years. The Bahama is essentially the same as the Islander 30, but with a less "teaky", i.e. less expensive interior. Actually I preferred the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   02-05-2004
Replies: 4
Views: 1,184
Posted By rjwright
Finding the right coastal cruiser

Have you considered a Sabre 28? If you are looking for a good cruising boat in the 28'' range and a $25k price range, I think you would do well with one of those. I believe you can find one that...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   02-04-2004
Replies: 59
Views: 16,725
Posted By rjwright
C&C or Catalina

That is a good point about the full batten main. The Practical Sailor review made mention of the fact that the 350 they test sailed was a bit handicapped by having a furling main that left that...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   02-04-2004
Replies: 59
Views: 16,725
Posted By rjwright
C&C or Catalina

I have seen the boat, been aboard one and read the Practical Sailor review. I am happy you like your 350 and I am sure it serves a market niche among boat buyers, particularly Catalina buyers. I...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   02-03-2004
Replies: 59
Views: 16,725
Posted By rjwright
C&C or Catalina

Jeff...

This does bring up a question that I have wondered about regarding the Catalina marketing and sales. Do you, or anyone else, have any idea how the 350s have been selling relative to the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-03-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 1,544
Posted By rjwright
Old sails made new?

My personal belief is that you can have your sails cleaned much more economically and better elsewhere. The last time I had a sail cleaned and inspected I used North Sails, and I was very pleased...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-21-2002
Replies: 2
Views: 1,797
Posted By rjwright
leaky cabin windows

What sort of sealant are you using? I recently rebedded and resealed the fixed (frameless) portlights on my boat (Sabre 34) and the factory recommended I use GE Silpruf.
You can get it in white or...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   10-20-2002
Replies: 9
  Brokers
Views: 1,336
Posted By rjwright
Brokers

If you spend any time on the Cruising World Bulletin Board, you would know that Bernie is a very highly regarded broker of cruising boats. He would be my first choice, based on my second hand info,...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-23-2002
Replies: 48
Views: 10,689
Posted By rjwright
CATALINA 350 need input

I''ll be happy to share my observations. I recently had the chance to see the new 350 side by side with a 36-II, along with my friend who has owned a 36-II. I''ll start by giving Catalina good marks...
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