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  1. Gulfstar 44 sale

    Boat Buyers & Sellers Forum
    We have an 81 Gulfstar 44 CC cutter rigged that we'll soon be posting for sale. It will be listed at a bargain price of $60,000. The boats been on Freshwater for at least the last 10 years. She's got a autopilot and full suit of sails including spinnaker, 140 genoa, 110 jib, 2 sails for the...
  2. '74-'75 Gulfstar 44 Motorsailers

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    Hear a lot of bad stuff about '74-'75 Gulfstar 44 Motorsailers, including one Jordan Yacht review stating that they should not be taken offshore. Also, there are concerns about the 4,500/22,500 (0.2) ballast/displacement ratio. Have looked at one that has been a live-aboard for the past 10+...
  3. Survey by previous surveyor

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    My offer was accepted the other day on a 43' 1978 Gulfstar Mark II center cockpit ketch rig. Planning to live aboard and sail for the next couple years here in NH and then head for warmer climates! I'm scrambling a bit to line up a surveyor within the acceptance period. I obtained a survey...
  4. Composite?

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Sorry for the "newbie" question. I did "search" composite but didn't find anything. I'm in the VERY beginning stages of looking for a liveaboard boat - which I would clean/fix up over time/build some equity - while increasing sailing skills. In a perfect world, it would be 37'-45' and capable...