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Re: Advice on Beneteau 473 looking to purchase

Originally Posted by Minnewaska View Post
, which would imply the keel bedding was compromised.

If the hull is solid glass,

My usual advice for suspect boats is to walk. There are thousands of others that aren't. If she's truly unique,
Yes, all Bene's are solid core

Unique!? She's a 473. There's hundreds out there. Superb cruising boat! There will be many, many better ones on the market.

3 additional points:
Resale value will be v low as soon as anyone sees this and/or the repairs.
You will never be confident at sea... Cheeky Refeeky
I bet this is the lowest priced 473 by a long shot on YachtWorld. Eh?

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