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#1 TalonF4U



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Posted 26 June 2013 - 04:20 AM

Been trying to sell a 505 for a year now. Posted on the 505 website, emailed it to the 505 email list, paid for ads here (twice!). I just am not getting anything. The obvious concern--it must be overpriced!-- hasn't even really occurred to me as I haven't met a soul yet that I thought would even put in an offer at any price. Currently I'm asking half of what I paid for it four years ago, with lots of upgrades, too.


Tips on moving this thing?


505 guys--nobody looking for a boat anymore?



#2 BalticBandit



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Posted 26 June 2013 - 10:20 AM

Its a tough market to be selling dinghies in.  taking it to a big event with a for sale sign on it would be my only other idea that you have not yet tried

#3 mustang__1



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Posted 26 June 2013 - 12:23 PM

go win a major regatta like NA's or Worlds with it. That'll get it sold pretty quick.... 

#4 watson



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Posted 26 June 2013 - 01:35 PM

Same issue here with a 505 ... the solution: start sailing it again and enjoy it!