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Old 11-11-2006, 19:42   #1
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Hi, Ya'll,
Oh, hell, another Texan you gotta put up with!
I've sailed for about 8 years, most sailing time spent crewing for local races & friends cruisers, while owning 14'-22' daysailing boats.
I expect to be mostly lurking (gathering ammo for when (& if) I can afford or decide to move up to a "real" cruising sailboat.
I'm favoring a 27-28 powered with Atomic 4 (I'm good with old gas engines, not familiar with Diesel operations) but wouldn't kick a good diesel powered boat off my list. I'll adapt for the right configuration.
I solo sail my C-22 in Galveston Bay & surrounds, with little desire for offshore work at this time.
So I'll be around. Just don't beat me up too badly while I'm getting my lurker's permit.

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Old 11-11-2006, 20:30   #2
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Honey,you have already got your lurkers permit.Beat ya up?There is none of that crap here.I love the fact that everyday we get new people here,more Q's more A's=more topics.Kick on Lynn.Mudnut.
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Old 12-11-2006, 01:29   #3
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Aloha Lynn,
Welcome aboard!! Good to have you here. Ask away and chime in with an opinion from time to time. I think you're looking for the right size boat. I prefer diesel for more maintenance free performance and less volatile fuel but Atomic 4s are really great gas engines.
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