Cruisers Forum

Join CruisersForum Today

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 09-01-2011, 12:27   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Bayfield, Lake Superior, WI
Boat: C&C 34
Posts: 358
Images: 1
Here We Go Again . . .

I can honestly say the Minnesota Winter (-10 here last night) is making me yearn for warmer climes. I have a C&C 34 on Lk. Superior that I can single hand. It's a little tender so I reef at the sign of caps, has minimal storage and tankage, draws almost 6' and has no opening ports. I seek suggestions for a Winter liveboard for the Bahamas/Carib that I can comfortably single hand (=<36') has storage and some more tankage, draws five feet or less and opens up to the air. No Cats or centerboarders or Island Packets or Hunters or full keels please. French boats and Catalinas kind of OK. (Don't ask why, I'm a judgmental bast**d.) And it should be selling for <= 100k. I'm knowledgable and capable of the maintenance of a 20+/- year old boat and know we're in a buyers market. What sayest you?
Never, ever, ever take a sleeping pill and a laxative at the same time.
sailstoo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-01-2011, 12:41   #2
Registered User

Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 275
I can tell you,you are not serious about the $500 thing.If you were you would make do with the boat you have.It is quite suitable for $500 cruising.
nonam is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-01-2011, 12:58   #3
Don't ask if you can't handle it
sailorboy1's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: On the boat somewhere
Boat: Hunter 410
Posts: 12,872
oh my, another what boat should I buy question ..............but don't suggest XXXXX brands
sailorboy1 is online now   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:04.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.