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Old 05-02-2016, 18:27   #1
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Ive often read stuff on this site. Forever grateful for the useful info it shares. I am new to owning a yacht as of April 2015. Purchased a slightly neglected but well found Cavalier 32. PO was not a sailor at least I don't think so. So I decided to fix a few issues and finished up with a major refit of mast, stays halyards and mast sheaves electrics, wind instrument, paint etc. Neglected skin fittings were all tidied up and valves serviced. Shakedown coastal trip for me on own boat Lake Macquarie to Broken Bay, Sydney Harbor and back during New Year period was excellent. Loved the little lady (pic captured here on Cowan Ck mid voyage) and the way she performs. Hope to do more coastal trip, east coast of Aus for now.
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Old 06-02-2016, 18:48   #2
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Welcome... Congrats on the purchase!

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Old 07-02-2016, 03:55   #3
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, dwenhv.
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Old 07-02-2016, 04:23   #4
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Welcome to CF dwenhv !

Oh... and your thread title is a tad cryptic being the same as your screen name... Let's change it to something else, let me know how you want it to read...
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