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Acquired my new baby!!! Stiletto 27'

I finally found a quality example and snapped her up this weekend! I couldn't be more excited. She will need a little sprucing up but otherwise she is solid.

She is FAST!!! I took her out is 10-15 mph wind during the sea trial and under JIB ONLY she did 7 knots!!!!!

All I have to do now if figure out how to get her over to my side of the state??? I may have to do a Circum-nav of Florida
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Just the name sounds fast!

Very cool. Congrats on the new ride.

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Congrats! Very fast boat that should provide days, weeks and years of great fun!
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i thought the idea of the Stiletto 27 was they are trailer able. i am sure if you look you might be able to find some one with the right trailer you could rent to drive it cross state.

i have to admit i have looked at these boats for my speed demon desires
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Congrats. The point about trailering the boat is a good one, and may be a better idea than partially circumnavigating Florida in a new-to-you boat.




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