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Old 07-12-2009, 21:21   #1
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O'Day 22 - What to Look for?

what r the problems i should look for when buying a 1970s oday 22 this will be my first sail boat so i need all the help i can get im going to look at it this weekend and cant wait to get in to the sailing world not just reading about it lol .thanks in advance
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Re: O'Day 22 - What to Look for?

Moisture in the hull and deck could be a problem with a boat that old. Do they have a current survey? if not it might be worth it to get one. I bought a 40' O'Day last fall, and because of the survey I knew there were problems that needed to be addressed. As a result I ended up paying $15,000 less that what they wanted and had the work done over the winter. Spent about the same ammount of money in the end, but have a boat with a tight hull.
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