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Old 19-10-2010, 00:02   #1
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Soubise 46

any comment about this boat as bluewater cruiser?
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Old 19-10-2010, 05:56   #2
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Yep - very very good, in my top three or 4 boats.
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Sounds more like a minimalist racer (to me), with a carbon mast and Kevlar shrouds ...
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Old 20-10-2010, 02:00   #4
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A-ocean capable, how about the problem of pitch poling? this cat is really sharp. and other cat problem like losing the other hull.
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Sounds more like a minimalist racer (to me), with a carbon mast and Kevlar shrouds ...
That would be the soubise racing, the original soubise 46 is very much a good quick cruiser

see for example the adventures of snow leopard
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