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Old 10-17-2015, 11:12 AM   #41
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Have a friend who redid a GB 49 of same vintage. The vessel is gorgeous. He was able to use his "connections" to have a top flight yard to do much of the work at cost, still investing several hundred K.

For those with skills and a wallet, redoing old boats is lots of fun and the end product life rewarding. Lacking either of these not so good.
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Old 10-17-2015, 03:45 PM   #42
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For those with skills and a wallet, redoing old boats is lots of fun and the end product life rewarding. Lacking either of these not so good.
The above paragraph needs to be in a sticky somewhere and every newbie that signs up here forced to memorize them.
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Old 10-25-2015, 05:27 PM   #43
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Hmmm, bought a 76 Coachman motorhome once on Ebay, unseen.... :"Sir Gasalot" We're talking $2500 here, not thousand. Please, please don't let me do this with a boat.
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Old 01-07-2016, 12:54 PM   #44
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Canadian 49' Grand Alaskan, Sale pending $69,900 CDN

Thought I would revive this thread considering the strength of the U$ dollar.


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