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THOR

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fast safe light shoal draft ... coming from Multihull... what Boat ?

13 September 2016 - 06:24 PM

Ok

Currently own a Farrier Trimaran  F 33...

 

What if ...  I would be looking for a Mono to cruise in ...

 

min length 36 feet

the boat would be on the west coast of Florida with trips to the Bahamas

NOT a live a board ... max trip length 2 months

 

So we need what max draft ? I am thinking that 5 foot might be pushing it already

 

I like a sprit boat or at least a short pole to hang a code zero or spinnaker onto

 

open transom or better movable bath platform

 

I want to be able to control the boat by myself ... german mainsheet system ... 

and winches for the forsail in reach of tiller or wheel ( s ).....  

self tacking jib

 

Yes I need a bimimi but can be split in two parts to allow mainsheet inbetween.

 

better be wide in the butt and has chimes to keep the lady flat

 

I would like reefing in boom versus in mast reefing ....

 

I am looking at Bene Oceanis 38 ..which does have a few of my requirements but not all.

Sabre 36 ? has a few but its an old boat , nothing wrong with that ...

 

coming from an ultrafast tri, which ticks off most of my requiremts the search might be impossible

 

But lets hear

Thor