hello all !!! I am the new owner of a used cal2-27,sloop rigged boat.since this is my first sailboat of my own , you fello's and ladie's are in for many STUPID questions,[not the ;what happens if I pull the plug
OUT] but silly things most of you will have done for year's !!! at 63 and single
,I am ready to start at the "bottom" and work thru the mast
.it is a 1977year modeland needs a re-build on her ATOMIC -4 engine]gas],might be better to "up-grade" and not mess with it.having owned the boat--now named "the MOKEN",I have found a re-built moter for $3,000.00,'local" oriental,nc 28571.it needs the "head" repaired&replaced,but parts
are on board.the boat has been used a lot ,the rigging
looks good&serviceable,the sails
are both in 'GOOD" condition,all the cordage will be replaced.some of the electrical
systems will need replacing,all in good time.I got the boat on a whim ,and it appear's next to horse owner's I have just joined a very expencive "HOBBY" group.THANKS in advance [for not throwing things "at the dummy lol later gumby/zenkayaker "enjoy your day's,and,remember your night's" MOVE or DIE "the only EASYDAY,was,YESTERDAY"