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Old 14-06-2015, 12:05   #1
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Hello from Michigan

Brand new to this forum. Just got a sailboat with lots of questions now and eager to learn and grow in the world of sailing ⛵
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Old 14-06-2015, 12:27   #2
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Old 14-06-2015, 12:59   #3
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Welcome Sasha! We live in Ann Arbor and sail in lake st Claire. There are a few members from michigan here. Best of luck with the new boat.


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Old 14-06-2015, 13:47   #4
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Welcome aboard CF, sasha.

I hope you'll tell us a little more about yourself. Having a boat that has questions is pretty unusual here!

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Old 14-06-2015, 13:55   #5
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What boat? Where?

Edit your profile - give us some help.

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Old 14-06-2015, 17:11   #6
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Re: Hello from Michigan

Thank you! Older boat needs some work. Hoping to get it in the water in a couple months.
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Old 14-06-2015, 17:24   #7
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A back story might help. Got the 1987 boat from Norfolk, Virginia had it hauled to Au Gres. Inside needed a lot of work but it was a task that comes with getting a used boat. Questions weren't necessarily about the boat itself but rather about traveling in international waters when the time comes ��
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Old 14-06-2015, 17:24   #8
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Thank you Monte.
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Old 14-06-2015, 17:28   #9
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1987 Hunter Legend. Needed some TLC. Previous owners had it docked for many years and it got neglected. We are in Au Gres, Michigan. Still need to work on some wiring for lights on the mast then will have the mast put up. Will be waiting a bit before it settles in water. Thank you for asking ☺
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Old 14-06-2015, 17:34   #10
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Thank you for asking Ann. I'm a teacher so my summers are a big deal. My partner bought the boat and he and I have been slowly working on it- wood stripped and refinished, steam cleaning the cushions, pretty much cleaning every inch. Feels good when projects get done, that much closer to getting it in the water.
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Old 14-06-2015, 17:36   #11
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Thank you! Boat is in Au Gres right now, dry dock until repairs are complete.
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Old 14-06-2015, 17:37   #12
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Where do you plan to keep your boat? I'm located in South Haven and generally familiar with every port on Lake Michigan.
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In Au Gres for now.
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Welcome to CF sasha!

Wishing you good health & fair winds...and many happy voyages!
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