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Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-20-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 3,734
Posted By thesocket
Re: Looking for Pearson 23 info

I see that the Darien boat is still listed. Hopefully the owner checks his/her spam box for all the messages they must be receiving.

Another item worth checking out on these boats....

The...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-16-2012
Replies: 374
Views: 75,394
Posted By thesocket
Re: Reality at Sea - For Cruisers, Singlehanders, and Normal People.

An "armchair sailor" falls in to the same category as "armchair quarterback" or "Monday morning quarterback." i.e., someone who (after-the-fact) sits in judgement, criticizing the performance of...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-15-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 3,734
Posted By thesocket
Re: Looking for Pearson 23 info

Marc,

Good luck with the house sale!

I agree that the trailer is a major bonus, and at that price, it's a tough deal to beat (if the boat is sound).

Let us know how it goes!
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-15-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 3,734
Posted By thesocket
Re: Looking for Pearson 23 info

Marc,

I'd run across one in Marion: 1979 23' Pearson Sailboat (http://capecod.craigslist.org/boa/2959314722.html) and didn't realize two were for sale at the same time!

Have you sailed against...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum   05-15-2012
Replies: 9
Views: 3,734
Posted By thesocket
Re: Looking for Pearson 23 info

Howdy! I've got a Pearson 23 Sloop down here on Galveston Bay in Texas. I know of two other local ones as well.

Fire away with the questions!

In the meantime...

I'm assuming you're talking...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-14-2012
Replies: 374
Views: 75,394
Posted By thesocket
Re: Reality at Sea - For Cruisers, Singlehanders, and Normal People.

On another note...

@ drakeParagon - There seem to be a lot of armchair sailors who are quick to point out all the negatives of your journey on Sailnet, but I'd personally like to commend you. As...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related)   05-14-2012
Replies: 374
Views: 75,394
Posted By thesocket
Re: Reality at Sea - For Cruisers, Singlehanders, and Normal People.

This thread may be getting a little long in the tooth, but here's a slight update regarding Cha Cha... for those interested.

Striking but Abandoned, Yacht Could be Claimed by the City - Newport...
Forum: Introduce Yourself   07-05-2011
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By thesocket
Pearson 23

It's a little Pearson 23. Just big enough to make the wife happy... just small enough so it doesn't break the bank if another Ike comes this way!
Forum: Introduce Yourself   06-28-2011
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By thesocket
Got another boat.. finally time to join!

Hello All,

I've been a lurker for many years, and tend to drop by if I need to do some specific research. Now that we've got another boat, I figured it was finally time to join.

The Texas Gulf...
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