Cruisers Forum

Join CruisersForum Today

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 04-08-2011, 08:04   #1
Registered User
MonsunMike's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Sweden
Boat: Hallberg Rassy Monsun 31
Posts: 3
Images: 2
Hi All !

I just bought a HR Monsun 31 sailingboat. I hope its a good boat for oversea cruising. I have only been sailing here in Sweden for 4 years and loves it, but dont now much about other boatbrands.
I belive the best way to make a boat ready for a long voyage is by using the boat and then one day its ready. Rather than having on land prepering. Am i right?

MonsunMike is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-08-2011, 08:19   #2
Moderator Emeritus
GordMay's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario - 48-29N x 89-20W
Boat: (Cruiser Living On Dirt)
Posts: 31,571
Images: 240
Re: Hi all!

Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, MonsunMike.

Congratulations on the new boat!

Gord May
"If you didn't have the time or money to do it right in the first place, when will you get the time/$ to fix it?"

GordMay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-08-2011, 12:26   #3
Registered User
Unicorn Dreams's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Clear Lake Marine Services - Seabrook, Texas
Boat: Gulfstar, Mark II Ketch, 43'
Posts: 2,359
Re: Hi All !

Welcome Aboard Cruisers Forum Mike
Formerly Santana
The winds blow true,The skies stay blue,
Everyday is a good day for SAILING!!!!
Unicorn Dreams is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2011, 01:10   #4
Senior Cruiser
SkiprJohn's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: May 2006
Location: Kea'au, Big Island, Hawaii
Boat: Cascade, Sloop, 42 - "Casual"
Posts: 14,192
Re: Hi All !

Aloha and welcome aboard!
I think you are right about sailing your boat often is the best way to prepare for cruising.
kind regards,
SkiprJohn is offline   Reply With Quote

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 21:19.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.