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  1. some dude

    What brands from the 70s/80s would you resurrect?

    makes sense.  I remember a lot of furniture down below.  kind of like a cave with a lot of wood.
  2. some dude

    What brands from the 70s/80s would you resurrect?

    No more 27s.  They turned the plug into a boat-still sailing.  Hull (and sail) number 0
  3. some dude

    What brands from the 70s/80s would you resurrect?

    what was the relation to the Tradewinds 40s? They were scary.  The quote every time Rawhide went sailing: "Put on your boots and spurs, boys, we're going to a roundup!"
  4. some dude

    What brands from the 70s/80s would you resurrect?

    Penguin blocks with modern materials would be cool
  5. some dude

    What brands from the 70s/80s would you resurrect?

    ....or maybe everyone else that wanted a patch of dirt in the sun near the ocean driving up the price. Supply, demand, the free market an all of that.
  6. some dude

    What brands from the 70s/80s would you resurrect?

    A place to put your factory may be a bit tougher too.  An acre in Costa Mesa today is a different investment than it was in 1960
  7. some dude

    What brands from the 70s/80s would you resurrect?

    No I'd really like to have Barient back.  Camber Sails would be amusing to have back (or Windward Sails), but the 21st century world would never let either survive.
  8. some dude

    What brands from the 70s/80s would you resurrect?

    Exactly.  You could order a brand new Moore 24 today(and God  bless anyone who does) but it will cost about 4x what a well sorted race ready one will cost you.  Fiberglass lasts forever and that's both good and bad news.  People talk about resurrecting Ericson, but a perfectly good Ericson 35...

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