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  1. Is hull deflection a major problem?

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    Hi - this is my first post! We're looking at a very pretty Tartan 34c from the early 1970's. The moment I stepped onto the boat I fell in love and decided she was the one for me. Then we started looking around in earnest: She has been beautifully restored and shines like a new penny. It's...
  2. How bad is this damage?

    Gear & Maintenance
    Hi All, So, I'm totally new to sailing and I just got my very first boat ever, a 1968 MacGregor 21. Other than the various cosmetic issues, there is one rather major issue that concerns me. There is a small, 2-inch crack in the hull. It's located just forward of the slot where the keel...
  3. Nicholson 33 Keel nuts replacment

    Gear & Maintenance
    I'm about to buy Nicholson 33 1976 Between the hull and the keel there are some cracks. I'm planning to change the Keel Nut (Stainless steel) Does any one knows if the keel is lead or Iron and if the nuts are j shaped cast in the keel or threaded? Thank you Eliad
  4. Damaged Catalina 25 for a deal

    C25 and 250
    Hello everyone, would just like some advice on what I should do. I have found a 1985 Catalina 25 tall rig for a helluva deal but was damaged when the boat beside it broke loose from it's moorings and began rubbing up against the forward side of the cockpit. The damaged is very localised with a...
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