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View Poll Results: Ideal Length, Displacement, Beam for ocean cruising
under 30 foot in length 2 6.25%
30 - 35 foot in length 5 15.63%
35 - 40 foot in length 7 21.88%
40 - 45 foot in length 10 31.25%
over 45 foot in length 8 25.00%
under 10,000 pounds in displacement 1 3.13%
10,000 - 15,000 pounds in displacement 5 15.63%
15,000 - 20,000 pounds in displacement 5 15.63%
20,000 - 25,000 pounds in displacement 4 12.50%
over 25,000 pounds in displacement 11 34.38%
under 9 feet in beam 1 3.13%
10 feet in beam 4 12.50%
11 feet in beam 3 9.38%
12 feet in beam 6 18.75%
over 13 feet in beam 13 40.63%
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Old 14-11-2013, 08:52   #16
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Re: What is the ideal sailboat for ocean cruising?

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Re: What is the ideal sailboat for ocean cruising?

poll choices were pretty redundant

big boats of course rule
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For a couple 28-35' LoD, DLR 230-350, 9-11' beam.

For a family 33-43', preferably 37' or less, same DLR, 10-13' beam.
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Re: What is the ideal sailboat for ocean cruising?

What is the ideal sailboat for ocean cruising?

That's easy...
Low Draft, Solid "Kick the Hull" Hull and Comfortable for your Friends and Guests and you to have your Privacy. Sanctuary
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