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#1 SailorKyle23

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 05:20 AM

My dad recently purchased a boat called an America 17. It is a 1/4 scale Americas Cup boat from the 80s. I was wondering if anybody new anything about it??

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 05:29 AM

Is it a kitset? does it look like this?

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 09:36 AM

My dad recently purchased a boat called an America 17. It is a 1/4 scale Americas Cup boat from the 80s. I was wondering if anybody new anything about it??


Have a look at this thread:http://forums.sailin...howtopic=131451

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Posted 09 November 2012 - 01:14 PM

+1

Is it a kitset? does it look like this?



#5 Speng

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:05 PM

According to the other thread it rates 99 in Portsmouth which means it's a dog. Sorry 'bout that.

#6 SailorKyle23

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 05:36 AM

Thanks guys!

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 02:32 AM

" A new adventure in performance"

so says the ad.....

at that portmouth number, it was a long, slow adventure.




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