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Old 12-07-2011, 03:12   #1
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Hi all, 59 year old Kiwi buying my second yacht, first was the sailing dinghy I built when I was 16. I am looking at an Alan Wright Lotus 10.6 with a view to cruising around New Zealand over the next few years.

We live in Wellington - plenty of wind and half a day from the Marlborough Sounds.

I like the look of the forums and already a fan of OpenCPM and NZ Charts - a big thanks to those involved.
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Old 12-07-2011, 04:34   #2
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, tongmaster.
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Hi, Welcome, and good luck with your boat purchase. Like you, I'm a big fan of OpenCPN and I just installed the beta version (V 2.4.708) and it's even better than before. I'm still playing around with it but so far, I am seriously impressed. James
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