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Forum: Cruising & Liveaboard Forum   04-11-2012
Replies: 846
Views: 109,631
Posted By jordanship
Re: Full or fin keel?

Best I could do Jeff. Gotta love the internet, especially all your good posts here.
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   09-06-2011
Replies: 12
Views: 7,799
Posted By jordanship
I am just as confused as how that letter came to...

I am just as confused as how that letter came to me. Not sure how I have Walters as the owner either. Would love to see the photo(s) mentioned...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   09-06-2011
Replies: 23
Views: 3,959
Posted By jordanship
The first boat I ever sold was a C&C Landfall 38,...

The first boat I ever sold was a C&C Landfall 38, and while it is a good boat, they are very old these days and that does lead to many issues. From what you are saying, JulieMor, I think you are...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-14-2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,082
Posted By jordanship
Ketch is the key word - a dying breed of yachts. ...

Ketch is the key word - a dying breed of yachts. How about an Amel?
+1 Forget the dingy requirement.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   07-01-2011
Replies: 8
Views: 910
Posted By jordanship
@Davidpm that is not true. All brokers co-broker...

@Davidpm that is not true. All brokers co-broker throughout USA and world even. A very few number of vessels are not available for co-brokerage though this is looked down upon in the industry. ...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   06-27-2011
Replies: 7
Views: 3,385
Posted By jordanship
Thanks for quoting my article. I don't know much...

Thanks for quoting my article. I don't know much about Gulfstar than is common knowledge but feel free to ask for clarification about what i shared. Love these yachts and am trying to contribute...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-19-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 1,047
Posted By jordanship
I haven't had to tie up yachts for a hurricane...

I haven't had to tie up yachts for a hurricane the last two years. Here's to hoping for another hurricane free year in South Florida...

About any of your options will be faster than an IP320. Of...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-08-2011
Replies: 13
Views: 5,507
Posted By jordanship
There are pilot 37's - maybe look for one of...

There are pilot 37's - maybe look for one of those...I don't know the exact numbers. if you need headroom, don't just settle. You'll always wish you had more headroom and be kicking yourself...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   02-20-2011
Replies: 4
Views: 4,223
Posted By jordanship
This type of deal is usually termed not leasing...

This type of deal is usually termed not leasing but "purchase and charter." The first manufacturer I know of to offer such a construct was Van Ost at Carribean Sailing Yachts better known as CSY in...
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   01-14-2011
Replies: 6
Views: 891
Posted By jordanship
Have you ever tried copy and pasting your article...

Have you ever tried copy and pasting your article from Word to Notepad first before posting here. It might help avoid the formatting errors? I don't know.
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   01-14-2011
Replies: 6
Views: 891
Posted By jordanship
Wow, that is great information. I always love...

Wow, that is great information. I always love your writing Jeff especially the historical details about sail material and weight. Maybe you could add a section about cat and cat cutter rigs like on...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-09-2011
Replies: 21
Views: 1,886
Posted By jordanship
Darn I thought that last one was a good ending......

Darn I thought that last one was a good ending...

Importation is distinct from registration. You can sell a UK registered vessel that has been imported in US waters to a US citizen (I have done...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-09-2011
Replies: 21
Views: 1,886
Posted By jordanship
Well I see you are in Canada, so maybe Canada is...

Well I see you are in Canada, so maybe Canada is different in that regard. A non-Canadian citizen must then be able to get Canadian registry...

I can speak in the US that is totally not true. ...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-09-2011
Replies: 21
Views: 1,886
Posted By jordanship
I totally agree with the linked story. But...

I totally agree with the linked story. But importation does not change the flag of a vessel. You can import a UK boat to the US, and it is still UK registered/ flagged. For instance in jjns'...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-09-2011
Replies: 21
Views: 1,886
Posted By jordanship
I am not sure what you mean mitiempo? Anyways it...

I am not sure what you mean mitiempo? Anyways it seems there is confusion about two distinct areas here: importation and registration location. These have no bearing on each other. A vessel can be...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   01-09-2011
Replies: 21
Views: 1,886
Posted By jordanship
The full notice on the ads should have been (or...

The full notice on the ads should have been (or was meant to be): "Not for sale in US waters to US citizens." A Canadian could purchase such a yacht without it being imported to the US.

This...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-28-2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1,812
Posted By jordanship
One way I quantify a cockpit as large is if I can...

One way I quantify a cockpit as large is if I can lie down along the benches. I am 6-foot tall. I think this is the dimension people primarily refer to. Beyond entertaining, a large (ie. long)...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-23-2010
Replies: 209
Views: 24,793
Posted By jordanship
Love this thread too. What a cool journey LOD!

Love this thread too. What a cool journey LOD!
Forum: Sailboat Design and Construction   12-15-2010
Replies: 12
Views: 7,799
Posted By jordanship
I have not verified this story but maybe Jeff...

I have not verified this story but maybe Jeff would know if it sounds right. I should pull out my copy of Heart of Glass. In response to one of my posts, I received a long comment about the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-14-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 5,370
Posted By jordanship
That would be awesome! My disappointment in the...

That would be awesome! My disappointment in the lack of information online is what triggered me to write the previously referenced: Gulfstar Yachts Review: A Complicated History...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-14-2010
Replies: 6
Views: 1,035
Posted By jordanship
I like how the seller only can be called after...

I like how the seller only can be called after 10pm and requests to yell at the broker on Sundays. At least he's honest and upfront about it!
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   12-08-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 5,370
Posted By jordanship
I saw your post awhile ago, but I am not...

I saw your post awhile ago, but I am not qualified to respond. I have heard that the GS 40 Hood is one of best performing Gulfstars. I too would like to hear details from any first hand person. I...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   11-20-2010
Replies: 21
Views: 4,785
Posted By jordanship
Almost all sailboats have swim platforms (aka...

Almost all sailboats have swim platforms (aka sugar scoop sterns) these days. A better avenue might be to list the ones that don't. Although some of them as CD says are not that much of a platform...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   11-04-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 2,535
Posted By jordanship
Market value and replacement cost estimates are...

Market value and replacement cost estimates are necessary for financing and insurance - another reason these survey values are 99% of the time high. A higher valuation benefits the person who hired...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   11-04-2010
Replies: 19
Views: 2,535
Posted By jordanship
You have a surveyor perspective so here goes it...

You have a surveyor perspective so here goes it from a broker. Here is a write-up on how I would handle a normal valuation using yachtworld. At the end I have included my opinion of the other two...
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