I got this list from another forum which is pretty accurate within a few degrees, hope this helps:
Able 32, 42, 48 * USA Superb quality, expensive. Chuck Paine designs.
Alajuela 33 * USA Good value, well built
* USA Early f /g boats. Well proven, not expensive.Narrow, short waterlines, graceful overhangs.
Alden 38, 43, 44, 46, 48, 54, 58 USA Classy, well built, beautiful & expensive.
30, 32, 33, 35, 36, 39, 42 * USA Good value. Functional, practical.
Amel 36 53 AMEL - Chantiers Amel
FRA Strong, well designed. Excellent passagemaker, great value. Low maintenance
Amazon 29, 37, 44 * CAN Steel
boats, attractive modern designs.
Amphitrite 43 * FRA Waquiez built, strong & roomy with good storage
design, but great boat and good
Annie 28 * USA Every boat built by Morris is a work of art!
Bayfield 29, 30 32, 40 * CAN Good value. A bit ďplasticyĒ interiors but ok.
Bluewater 60 * USA Modern, top quality Chuck Paine design.
Bowman 36 58 * ENG Strong boats. Excellent passagemakers.
Brewer 42 * CAN Improved version of Whitby 42.
Bristol 27 45 * USA Good boats. Later models were better quality.
Bristol Channel Cutter
28 USA Well built, not my personal choice. Good company.
Cabot 36 * CAN Ted Brewer design
2 30, 34, 36, 39, 40, 2 46, 3 46, 48 * USA Bill Lapworth designs. Many 2-46ís have circumnavigated.
Comfortable, reasonably priced but look very carefully at bulkhead attachment.
Caliber 28, 33, 35, 38, 40 Caliber Yachts Official Home Page
USA Fairly well built. Michael McCreary designs.
The 47 is not an attractive boat.
Cambria 40, 44, 46 * USA Fast, well built, gorgeous and expensive.
Camper Nicholson 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 40, 43, 47, 56, 58, 70 * ENG Out of business except for shipbuilding.
Watch for serious blister problems on all models.
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CRI Crelock and Paine designs. Expensive, semi custom.
all models * USA All models are well designed & built.
Cape George Cutters 31, 36, 38 USA Some owner completed. Strong & fast. Sometimes great value.
Cascade 36, 42 USA 1965-67 design still being built. Narrow. Many owner-finished.
Centurion by Wauquiez (not Beneteau) 36-59 FRA Centurionís built before Wauquiez sold to Beneteau are solid,
but w/limited tankage. Later Beneteau-built models are not appropriate or impressive
except for dockside living.
Cherubini 44, 48, 62 * USA Semi custom boats. Beautiful, great sailing& expensive
Contessa 26 & 32 * CAN, ENG Tania Aebi & B.J. Caldwell both circumnavigated in 26's.
Contest 31, 35, 36, 38, 40, 41, 42, 44, 46, 48, 55, 60 contestyacts.com
HOL More common in Europe
Well built, new boats are very attractive.
Countess 44 by Pearson
* USA Ancient John Alden design.
Corbin 39 * CAN Roomy and strong, but watch for hull blisters
31, PH 32, 34, 37, 40, 44 by Pacific Seacraft
* USA Good value and well built. Graceful overhangs,
canoe sterns, short waterlines means these boats may hobbyhorse upwind.
, 44 * USA Sturdy, roomy & reasonably priced but old.
Dana 24 by Pacific Seacraft
USA An solid and expensive (for the size) slow pocket ocean cruiser.
Deerfoot Yachts * Var Fast & innovative, aluminum
Dickerson 36, 37, 40, 41, 50 * USA Nicely proportioned & well built boats. Earlier 36ís are very reasonably priced.
Durbeck 46 * USA Big and roomy, long overhangs, short waterline.
Endurance 35, 38, 40 * Var Peter Ibold design, some owner completed. Built by various yards in ENG,
USA & Canada
Esprit 37 by Nordic
* USA Perry design. Comfortable, well proven, good value.
F & C 44 * ARG Modem
Frers designed cruising ketch
Farr Pilot House 50, 56, 60, 63 Shipman Yachts - Skagen Motor Yachts - DK Yachts - Solent Spear - Boat Sales International - Hamble Southampton UK
SWE Sexy, powerful, fast and glamorous.
Excellent quality.First boats were built by Najad
39 USA Some built in Canada
, some by Tollycraft. WA. Excellent boat.
30 46 ENG Sturdy and slow motorsailers. Great for high latitude cruising.
Flicka 20 USA Solidly built Mini ocean cruiser, but slow, slow, slow.
Francis 26 * USA Beautiful design from Morris, an excellent yard.
Fraser 41, 46, 50 * CAN Good modem
Freya 39 * USA Good value. Many owner-completed, so quality varies. FAST, full-keel design capable of 200 mpd!
Garcia 46-50+ FRA Gorgeous, fast, semi custom, high quality aluminum
Gladiateur 33 * FRA Very sturdy, short on tankage, Waquiez built.
Goderich 35, 37,41 * CAN Attractive Brewer steel
boats. Short production run.
Gozzard 31, 36, 44 CAN Good design & construction. Totally committed quality company.
Hallberg-Rassy, 31,312,33,35,352,36,38,382,39,41,42,42F,43,45,46,4 9,53,62www.hallberg-rassy.com SWE
Well built, comfortable, with good tankage & storage
. Newer Frers designs have better
sailing performance than earlier Enderlien boats. Excellent resale value. Excellent
systems integration and detail.
Halmatic 30 * ENG Similar to Nicholson 31. Watch for blisters
Hinkley 30-64 USA Attractive, highest quality, and expensive. Hold theirvalue well. Modest tankage & storage.
38 * FRA Waquiez built, Hood
design. Strong, fast, & attractive. Short on tankage.
rattles downwind. Solid choice.
46,49, 54, 54 Raised Saloon
TAI Frers & S & S designs. Good sailing qualities, tankage & storage. High
quality on later Jachney-era models.
32, 35, 350, 37,38, 40, 420, 44, 45 Island Packet Yachts
USA Roomy & comfortable with good tankage
& storage but some odd features. Continually improving. Good value, exc. company.
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USA Fast, light. Excellent sailing performance. Minimal
tankage and storage. Fast downwind, pound heavily upwind. Ck keels!
Jason 35 from Miller Marine
* USA Some owner completed. Several have cruised extensively.
Jongert 50, 55, 60, 67, 73 HOL Heavy, expensive, extremely well built steel and aluminum yachts. Not going
to win any races, though!
Justine 36 * USA Gorgeous Paine design, Morris built cruiser.
Kaiulani 34, 38 * USA Lovely steel Brewer & Yohe designs. Very limited production.
Kanter 42, 45, 60, 65 Kanter Yachts Flash Launcher
CAN Steel & aluminum boats, semi custom. Highest Quality.
Chuck Paine & Ted Brewer designs.
LM 27, 28, 290, 30, 315, 32, 380 DEN Some have inside steering
. Well built and impressive.
Linda 28 * USA Gorgeous design, Morris quality.
Leigh 30 * USA Very well built, attractive Morris.
Little Harbor 42-90 TAI & USA Ted Hood designed, heavy displacement
. Semi custom. Expensive and solid as
Luders 33, DOVE * USA Older, well built by Allied
Malo 36, 38, 39, 45 Mal√∂ Yachts
SWE Quality offshore
boats with good sailing performance.
Attractive, reasonably priced. Strong company, good service
Mariah 31 * USA At least one circumnavigation
. Pacific Seacraft built.
Mason 33, 43, 44, 53, 54, 63 * TAI Some of the very best Taiwan
Mercator 30 * USA Inexpensive, obscure. One has circumnavigated
Moody 38, 42 , 47, 54, 64 www.moody.co.uk
* ENG Good designs but some quality-control issues.
382, 383 * USA Excellent Ted Brewer design for around $60K.
Morris 26, 28, 30, 32, 34,36, 42, 44, 45, 454, 46, 48.6, 52 Morris Yachts | Among the world's finest boat builders
USA Chuck Paine design.
Superb quality, highest quality US yard building cruising boats. Expensive. Semi-custom.
Mystic 57, 60 * ENG Dubois design, Bowman built, beautiful.
330, 361, 370, 390, 420, 490, 520 Welcome to Najad Yachts, Builders of Sailing Yachts in Sweden
SWE Quality, attractive boats. Excellent sailing
performance. Good tankage, storage and high level of craftsmanship.
Nauti Cat Motorsailers 35,40,43, 53, Nauticat Yachts Oy
FIN Later S & S designed models are much better
performers than earlier tubby models.
Niagara 31, 35, 42 * CAN Well built & roomy. Superb value.
34,40,44,45 * USA Attractive boats, some solvable problems with mast
step deflection on the 40 & 45.
Norseman 400,447 * TAI Strong, fast, and attractive. Have held their value well.
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SPA S&S designs, quality construction, good company.
Ocean 60, 71 * ENG Powerful boats, many have had blister problems
Ocean Cruising 42 * USA Only a few built by Hank Hinkley. Classy.
Orion 27 * USA Offshore
capable. Pacific Seacraft built.
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ENG NZL Some have
. Attractive, expensive and first class! Weak resale value and larger
models make this an excellent, though expensive choice.
Pacific Seacraft 34, 37, 40, 44 * USA Well built boats, good resale. Graceful overhangs.
35, 365, 422, 424, 520 * USA Fairly well built, not flashy but reasonably priced.
Passport 41, 415, 435, 44, 456, 470, 50 PASSPORT YACHTS ANNAPOLIS
TAI Modem Perry cruising design. Good
Pretorien 35 * FRA Strong, fast & attractive. Built by Waquiez. Best value for a boat under $85,000.
Rhodes Bounty II * USA Ancient Pearson fiberglass
design, classic but very old, so will need tons of upgrading.
Is it worth it?
Regina of Vindo, 38, 43, 49 Deck saloon yachts in the range 35, 38, 40, 43 and 49 feet, Regina af Vind√∂ Yachts (Sweden)
SWE Attractive, well built, quality deck saloon
. In a class of
their own for quality and design.
Rival 36 41 * ENG Strong, good-looking and sailing boats.
Rustler 36, 42 ENG Totally impressive, quality boat and company.
34, 362,38, 402, 42, 402, 425, 452, Luxury Yachts hand crafted in Maine; Motor yachts and sailboats by Sabre.
USA Built in Maine
, great quality, but limited
tankage and storage.
Sadler 34 * ENG Unsinkable, fast, great performance. Good choice.
Saga 35, 43, 48 Welcome to SAGA!
* CAN Modern Perry design. Fast innovate and narrow. The 43 is a
very tried and proven design.
52 USA Strong, fast and fun!
Saturna 33 * CAN Attractive, Bill Garden designed pilothouse cutter
Scanmar 35 * SWE Limited production but good design.
Sceptre 41, 43 CAN Modem pilothouse with good performance.
II 32í * USA Excellent boats. Good value. First. Built by Allied Yachts
Seguin 44, 51 USA S & S design. Excellent boats. Semi Custom.
Shannon 32, 36, 39, 43,43 II, 47, 53. Welcome to Shannon Saiboatsl and Powerboats
USA Good reliable boats. Hold their value well.
Skye 51 * TAI Similar in appearance to Swans. Deck problems.
Southern Cross 28, 31, 35, 39 * USA Good boats. Attractive designs. Fairly well built.
Spencer 35, 42, 44, 54 * CAN Older, solid boats, built in Vancouver, B.C.
Stellar 52 TAI Total quality S&S design, well built, great detail work.
Sundeer 56, 64 * USA Excellent & expensive. Innovative design & incredible performance. Good systems layout.
Built by TPI.
Swan FIN Newest designs arenít well suited for ocean cruising.
Shearwater 39, 45 RSA Strong, traditional and attractive.
SWE Expensive & well built. Racer cruiser
designs, short on tankage
Tartan 3500, 37, 3700, 41, 4100, 4600, Tartan Yachts Model Downloads
* USA Well proven several 37ís have
circumnavigated. Some designs have centerboards.
Taswell 43, 49, 56, 58, 60, 72 We're Sorry this Page is No Longer Available - 404 YachtWorld.com
TAI Quality, attractive, good sailing performance.
Excellent tankage, storage and design.
Tashiba 31, 36, 40 * TAI Perry designs. From the best yard in Taiwan
Topper Hermanson 40+ * USA Semi custom steel or aluminum Van de Stadt designs.
Trintella HOL Roomy and well built. Newer designs are aluminum and exp.
Triton 29 by Pearson * USA Good value, sturdy. Earliest F/g production boat.
Valiant 32, 37, 39, 40, 42, 47, 50 www.sailnet.com/valiant
USA Major blister problems on Valiant 40 hull numbers
116 250. No problems with any of the excellent Texas
built boats. Proven designs, strong
Vancouver 27 * CAN Also built in Taiwan & England
Vangard 32 * USA Good value. Phil Rhodes design, built by Pearson
Vega 27, by Albin Marine
* SWE At least six have circumnavigated. Inexpensive, fast.
Victoria 30, 34 ENG Chuck Paine design, Morris built.
Vindo 29, 34, 38, 39 SWE Attractive, well built, but high maintenance
Vineyard Vixen 30, 34 * USA Attractive design.
Westerly 26 36 ENG Not flashy, but fairly well built boats.
Westsail 28, 32, 39, 42, 43 * USA Sturdy boats. 39ís are rare & attractive. Perry design.
Whitby 42, 44 CAN Brewer designs that sell for $85 120k. Good value. Roomy and fairly well built.
Windship USA Expensive custom boats.
Yankee 26, 30 * USA S & S designed. Inexpensive and capable. Great value.
* Out of business
CRI Costa Rica
NZL New Zealand
RSA South Africa