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  1. Kenner Privateer exhaust replacement. Help!

    Introduce Yourself
    Help appreciated! We need to replace our old wet exhaust system on our Kenner Privateer 26.5'. It has a small Petter diesel engine, (English made, 5 BHP) and is 45 years old. Run not more than 90 – 100 hours total. The Mistress has always lived in a slip at Cave Run Lake in Morehead, KY. We...
  2. SVLiquid Ep 03 - Ensenada to Turtle Bay

    Cruising Videos
    Ok We are trying to take in the feedback and we are on to EP 03!! We made it shorter (4m30s) added maps and more verbal description of what was going on. Would love more feedback on if this is better than the previous episodes and what you might do different.
  3. SF to Long Beach

    Cruising Videos
    We did it. We left the dock. We finally left despite everything. The boat wasn't ready. Nothing was tested. Almost no shakedown. There was a 4 day window before the next storm system. It takes 3 days to get to Long Beach. See what happened. All comments and...
  4. New Cal 2-46 owner!

    Hello everyone, Jumping the gun a bit here, but the offer I made on a Cal 2-46 ketch was accepted and I've already scheduled the survey for next week. Of course, it's possible they'll find something that kills the deal, but short of that, it looks like I'm in the club. ... and on that...
  5. Macwester 30 Wight MK1

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    Hey there everyone, I am new to this forum but really hope to learn a lot more here. I am looking to buy a used vessel around 30' which is worthy enough for some carribean passages. I am currently in Ontario, Canada and want the freedom of sailing anywhere in the World. I recently came...
  6. query about selling a classic boat

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    Dear All, Although I am still emotionally attached... I have some thoughts about selling my Cheoy Lee. Does anybody knows about a website that specialized in buying and selling of classic boats? Many Thanks in Advance, Renard
  7. Boat Suggestions Please!!!

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Hi All, Looking to upsize to a 45-50 footer. Criteria are (in no order of importance): Centre cockpit Comfortable passage making Ketch Minimum 3 cabins plus saloon Owners stateroom for at anchor plus passage berths for when not. Budget £80 - £100k Good manoeuvrability Pretty! Not much to...
  8. Horizon Steel Ketch by Jacob Fehr seeking info

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    Hello All I have just purchased a steel ketch in British Columbia. I found the builder's web page--actually i think it is the builder's son's web boat was built by Jacob Fehr and Sons in 1976---she is about 46' on deck...anyway, neither the email nor the phone numbers work on the web...
  9. Freedom 35 Cat ketch

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    I'm in the process of buying a used boat and found a boat that woke my interest. I'ts a Freedom 35 Designed by Gary Hoyt. Are there anyone out there who has any expeeience of such a boat ? You find more information here : FREEDOM 35 CAT KTCH sailboat on More than 6000...