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  1. New Horizons 26? Swing keel fixed in up position?

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    I've been surfing SailNet for a while and learning a lot, but now I have a question...or two. I'm finally going to purchase my own boat to live aboard. I've found a New Horizons 26 that needs some work, but it's available for the right price. Sadly, there were only 175 of these made by Ray...
  2. First Fixed Keel boat Launch

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    I sure would appreciate any tips on launching a fixed keel type boat. Our Newport 27 has a fixed keel and associated trailer with about a 25' extender tongue to get it far enough into the lake to float (a comment that certainly will tag me a newbie). We've had swing keel boats which of course...