Re: What size boat can I start with & Grow into?
Originally Posted by Don C L
If that boat
goes for 2000 there is a very lucky buyer out there. I'd almost drive back there from Cal
to get it for 2000, or double that!
Originally Posted by hamburking
My Pearson 30
is pretty much the exact same boat
, but 10 years newer, with a volvo diesel
, all new standing rigging
, chart plotter, autohelm
, new sails
, etc, etc, all in great condition, super clean, and I can't give it away for $7000US.
No offense, the newer 30 and the Vanguard are quite different and the Vanguard desirable as a cruiser, being 2000lbs. heavier. Areas of the hull
are well over an inch thick and a full keel
cruising under-body with keel
I've sailed on these and they feel like a locomotive on the water
"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming: Wow - what a ride!"