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Search: Posts Made By: 3Reefs
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 03-12-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 750
Posted By 3Reefs
There are no silly questions, only silly...

There are no silly questions, only silly answers...
Really I'm just trying to be ready to make a decision should the perfect boat (other than location) happen to crop up in the wrong place. In the...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 03-12-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 750
Posted By 3Reefs
transporting yacht west-east coasts

I'm looking into boats -- Valiant 40 or similar -- for sale on the west coast, but live on the east. Rather than contemplate very long delivery through the canal am looking into possibility of...
Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum 03-09-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 762
Posted By 3Reefs
Moving to EU with US boat

Has anybody any direct experience of taking a US boat to the European Union to live and dealing with the CE mark (RCD) certification? I DON'T mean just cruising in the EU under the 18 month rule, but...
Forum: Destinations 02-06-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,069
Posted By 3Reefs
Fair points. If I buy -- big if still -- it's a...

Fair points. If I buy -- big if still -- it's a Valiant 40. We have good offshore experience. So no particular worries on that score. The wear and tear is an issue. At the same time, the whole reason...
Forum: Destinations 02-06-2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,069
Posted By 3Reefs
Seattle to NY

Here's a routing challenge.

I am considering buying my dream boat in the Seattle area. Problem: I'm in NY. Natural option is to ship her across the country, but that's 13K or so, and I'm toying...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-27-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 4,058
Posted By 3Reefs
All makes sense, Mitiempo. Only probs with...

All makes sense, Mitiempo. Only probs with Spencers is there seem to be few around, they can be very old -- even by standards of those of us hunting for old boats! -- and the cockpits look massive....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-27-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 4,058
Posted By 3Reefs
Mitiempo, thank you for that decisive looking...

Mitiempo, thank you for that decisive looking reordering of my shortlist. can you shed a bit of light on your thoughts? The Valiants, given everything I've learned, seem to deserve the top spot. The...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-27-2010
Replies: 15
Views: 4,058
Posted By 3Reefs
Ranking by seaworthiness

Hi, thanks Sailordave for seizing this thread by the horns. I started a new one doing the same thing. To avoid further confusion, would be great if everyone stuck to this one, since it's already...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-27-2010
Replies: 0
Views: 1,796
Posted By 3Reefs
Rank most seaworthy 35-40 footers

I'm in the boat hunt. There are other threads, including one I posted a little while back on the eternal question of best bluewater cruiser. But here's a more focused question.

I have a shortlist....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-27-2010
Replies: 47
Views: 14,700
Posted By 3Reefs
most seaworthy

I've got the same search, though with less money, and happily taking a few feet off. But here is a short list. Would anyone have a stab at ranking the list -- purely in relation to seaworthiness. So...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-22-2010
Replies: 56
Views: 25,122
Posted By 3Reefs
Esteemed Sandusky, sarcasm becomes you. Of...

Esteemed Sandusky, sarcasm becomes you. Of course, I'm sure your concern is well meant and that starting a fruitless argument was not your goal. I'm curious, though, how you so confidently discuss my...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-21-2010
Replies: 56
Views: 25,122
Posted By 3Reefs
Hi, it's me, the OP, 3reefs. I seem to have...

Hi, it's me, the OP, 3reefs. I seem to have stirred a very small hornet's nest with the Cape Horn reference.

To clarify, I'm not specificially looking for a round the great capes racing boat or...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-18-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,221
Posted By 3Reefs
Thanks Bennyd10 for your experience in the...

Thanks Bennyd10 for your experience in the Bayfield 36. I'm wondering if you know someone, or of someone, who has done ocean crossings or a circumnavigation in a 36? I'd love to have a bit more...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-17-2010
Replies: 56
Views: 25,122
Posted By 3Reefs
The perfect 35-40 footer

Thanks for all those suggestions. Noted and agreed with. The Southern Cross 35 looks a bit small (no quarter berth?) though nice. The 39 is a real possibility. There's an unprotected prop, but you...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-16-2010
Replies: 56
Views: 25,122
Posted By 3Reefs
Perfect 35-38 foot 'go anywhere' boat

Refining my shortlist (seems to keep getting longer!) for buying a 35-38 footer. My requirements in this order are: absolutely uncompromising seaworthiness; sufficient space for family with two small...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-13-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,221
Posted By 3Reefs
There's one more boat on my list which I must add...

There's one more boat on my list which I must add because two people with very good knowledge have recommended it in the last day.... that's the Morgan 384.
The price is such you could get a Morgan...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-13-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 3,221
Posted By 3Reefs
Bayfields "go anywhere"?

Hi, am hunting for the right cruising boat 35-40 ft with circumnavigation in mind and Southern Ocean passages. So a" go anywhere" boat.

Does anyone know about the Bayfield 36 or 40?

Very...
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