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  1. Macwester wight mk1 1972

    Announcements and Suggestions Box
    Hi all. I’m new here but just wanted to ask if anyone had any advice about the macwester Wight mk1. Going to be looking at one this weekend. Here’s the link https://www.yachtworld.co.uk/boats/1972/macwester-wight-mk1-3683295/ let me know your experiences and what to look out for if you can 😁...
  2. Sailing on the Lower Hudson River

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    Hi. I just took my ASA 1 and live in one of the river towns along the lower Hudson. I want suggestions on which small boat is appropriate for the area. I would prefer something under 20 feet, and something with a sprit or lug sail. Any suggestions?
  3. Thinking about a boat for sailing around the Philippines

    Learning to Sail
    Hey everyone. I need to find a low cost sailboat (think about in the $10,000.00 range.) capable of sailing to the Philippines. Must be small enough to be crewed by two people. I want outfit the boat how I want and sail it to the Philippines. Me and my girlfriend want to spend some time...
  4. Which type of boat is best?

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    Hello, for starters I'll let you all know I'm beyond a novices. Iv been reading every sailing book in can find and have been reading this forum for awhile and hope you wonderful people could point me in the right direction. I've ah the dream to live aboard since I was 5, but have past it off as...
  5. Advice needed on boat for short person!

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    Hi, I'm new to this forum and looking for some advice. I'm looking to purchase a 4 berth boat. 26 footers look a lot more roomy than 24/22ft, and the extra space would help with my much older partner (who doesn't sail) but I'm a slight 5 foot female! I need to be able to handle a boat in...
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