I have recently bought a Facil 26 as my first boat
(Swedish design) and I was wondering if anybody knows how this boat
holds up in comparison to the Albin Vega
or the Maxi
77, which seem to be the closest equivalents in type and price
? The Vega seems to be notorious for its ability to do blue-water passages (not that this is my plan in any way, shape or form!!!)... but is there anything the Vega has which the Facil 26 doesn't in terms of quality or design that has led to its fame other than having had risk-taking owners? I know there is a Facil club in Sweden
with an enthusiastic following to whom this question could be posed, but I'd like a wider perspective.
Facil 26 specs are (apologies but there was no English