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Search: Posts Made By: winslow59
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 11-19-2004
Replies: 1
Views: 3,148
Posted By winslow59
finngulf 34 - design review

http://www.yachtworld.com/core/listing/pl_boat_detail.jsp?currency=USD&units=Feet&checked_boats=1313797&slim=quick&

I''d appreciate comments - speculation - on this Finngulf 34. What would the...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 09-28-2004
Replies: 1
Views: 2,575
Posted By winslow59
Aloha 30

The Aloha 30: experiences and opinions appreciated.
Especially interested in sailing characteristics and build quality (are blisters a problem).

info from www.alohaowners.com

Designed by Ron...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 07-09-2004
Replies: 3
Views: 2,725
Posted By winslow59
how about some comments about the Frers 33 by Carroll Marine

maybe a few words on the Frers 30, also.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 07-09-2004
Replies: 3
Views: 2,725
Posted By winslow59
how about some comments about the Frers 33 by Carroll Marine

seeking comments about the Frers 33 and the build quality of Carroll Marine (R.I.P.?)
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 07-06-2004
Replies: 3
Views: 2,533
Posted By winslow59
X-Yachts 342 ??

Jeff H, Paulk, and others...

any comments specific to the X-342 ??
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 07-03-2004
Replies: 3
Views: 2,533
Posted By winslow59
X-Yachts 342 ??

Although I''ve never been aboard a X-Yacht, I know a bit about them from reading their website.

But, I can''t find any useful information about the X-342 (105 built between 1988-95).

I''m...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance 05-30-2004
Replies: 2
Views: 667
Posted By winslow59
need to know more about CNG

We are considering a Sabre 34-I as our next boat. This is a step up in size and quality for us. The boat we may make an offer on has a CNG stove & oven. I (we) are not familiar with this cooking fuel...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-22-2004
Replies: 8
Views: 5,980
Posted By winslow59
Wauquiez Pretorien

CS Traditional 36
Sabre 34-II
Tartan 34-II

Sunbeam 34?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-22-2004
Replies: 15
Views: 8,267
Posted By winslow59
boat purchase, taxes, residence -- help for NW sailer?

Thanks to those who have offered information and opinion.

Trying to be more complete and accurate (I''m not used to writing and have no skill at typing) -- I am very comfortable with my capacity...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-21-2004
Replies: 8
Views: 5,980
Posted By winslow59
Wauquiez Pretorien

We are nearing the final stages in our search & purchase of our first large boat. There are 4 boat models we are considering - three with which we have some familiarity from charter or friends. The...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-18-2004
Replies: 15
Views: 8,267
Posted By winslow59
boat purchase, taxes, residence -- help for NW sailer?

Jim, thanks for the invite. I access the internet at the library 4-6 times a month. The email lists I''ve tried in the past have not worked well for me because my box gets overwelmed between visits....
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 05-17-2004
Replies: 15
Views: 8,267
Posted By winslow59
boat purchase, taxes, residence -- help for NW sailer?

I am expecting to purchase a sailboat this year. I live off an income (about $20000/year) from SS (46%) and a from an investment (54%). I expect to pay half the boat purchase in cash (set aside for...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-12-2004
Replies: 6
Views: 7,377
Posted By winslow59
Sabre 32, 34 MkI, 34 MkII

Thanks to both of you. I do tend to stay away from the email lists - previous experience was similar to Cap Denr''s description. But, I''m giving the Sabre list a try - none of the petty posturing...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 04-08-2004
Replies: 6
Views: 7,377
Posted By winslow59
Sabre 32, 34 MkI, 34 MkII

Seeking comments about and experiences with these 3 Sabre sailboats. Sailing characteristics and build quality are of most interest. (Keel models - not keel/CB versions)
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-06-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 1,446
Posted By winslow59
Advice Wanted: 30'''' + for Retiree...

Thorsten,

Funny, my partner nixed the Laser 28 we went to see based on the size and colors (orange & yellow) of the interior. I think the Laser interior is very clever, but she was right about it...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 03-05-2004
Replies: 7
Views: 1,446
Posted By winslow59
Advice Wanted: 30'''' + for Retiree...

I''d like to hear more about the J/30. The specifcations show a surprisingly low (30%) ballast to displacement ratio.

How do these boats sail when not loaded with crew on the rail?

Are they a...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-19-2004
Replies: 9
Views: 11,382
Posted By winslow59
Schock Santana questions

Thanks for the information and links. I think I have an idea of what I''m looking at now re Schock/Santana.

These boats are available on the west coast (NW) and appear to fit our basic...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-19-2004
Replies: 9
Views: 11,382
Posted By winslow59
Schock Santana questions

I''m a little confused. . . not unusual.

There appears to exist sailboat models known as the Santana 35 and Schock 35. I think they were built by the same yard(?). To confuse matters (at least for...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-06-2004
Replies: 4
Views: 5,127
Posted By winslow59
Wylie hawkfarm 28

Thanks - your comments and others from different boards provide enough information that I think I''ll see if I can get the boat on the water.
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 02-05-2004
Replies: 4
Views: 5,127
Posted By winslow59
Wylie hawkfarm 28

What''s the low down on the Hawkfarm.

I''ve been offered a Wylie Hawkfarm here in Vancouver, BC that''s been in storage for 3 years. The price is good - the owner has moved and has decided not to...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-14-2004
Replies: 4
Views: 902
Posted By winslow59
Taxes - Residence - Registration

Thanks for taking time to offer ideas and information.

There''s a lot to consider when making such a big shift in life...

Our immediate concern is the sales taxes that will be assessed on the...
Forum: General Discussion (sailing related) 01-13-2004
Replies: 4
Views: 902
Posted By winslow59
Taxes - Residence - Registration

Now retired - modest income - van being converted for travel & camping - used sailboat to be purchased when a suitable example of a particular model is found - intend to travel and sail interesting...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-06-2004
Replies: 4
Views: 910
Posted By winslow59
If ya really like the J-28, but...

Thanks, I''ll take a look at the Islanders.

Any other suggestions -- from anyone?
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 01-05-2004
Replies: 4
Views: 910
Posted By winslow59
If ya really like the J-28, but...

Now that I''m retired, I want to buy a boat of my own and I really like the J28 - size, sailing, quality, looks - but I don''t want to spend $40-45,000.

I sailed a J28 with my brother''s friend...
Forum: Boat Review and Purchase Forum 12-06-2003
Replies: 3
Views: 1,952
Posted By winslow59
Beneteau & Frers

Thanks Jeff, the Beneteau site is useful - specifications, drawings.

But, I can''t seem to find the designer''s name among the information.
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