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  1. Lightning Buying Tips/Suggestions

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    Hey, all, I recently started searching for a Lightning 19 after looking at some other daysailors and small cruisers. I live in Denver, so trailering is a big factor and there's a local Lightning fleet, so some weekly racing would be a nice option. I'm also interested in Scots as well, but my...
  2. 70's era lightning hull

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    Hi, Im new to sailnet. I could use some advice on a recent purchase i made. I bought a 70's lightning 19. The hull is in good shape, but its not self bailing. Ok, so bailing doesnt bother me if some water gets in, but im worried about what happens if I capsize it. Will she sink? Im thinking of...
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