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Old 08-05-2016, 07:28 AM   #1
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Join Date: Jul 2016
Posts: 3
Good Day to all of you

Good Day,

I just would like to introduce myself: My name is Lars Kessel and I live in Cape Town, South Africa. We (my wife and I) came here from Germany in 2000. Currently we own a Beneteau 35 ft sailboat and enjoy it very much. I stumbled over Trawlers by chance browsing the internet and I like them the more I dig out. I am not sure if Cape Town waters are the perfect playground for a trawler but right now I like the appeal of having a home on the water.

Cheers Lars

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Old 08-05-2016, 08:31 AM   #2
City: Hotel, CA
Country: Fried
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 7,577
Hello Lars, welcome to the forum sir. A dear friend is originally from Cape Town, married a Russian gal and lives in New York now. He has fond memories of sailing there too.

Good luck in your pursuits.

Craig - AKA Some Clueless Idiot

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Old 08-05-2016, 09:12 AM   #3
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City: Terrell
Country: USA
Vessel Name: Willie Pearl
Join Date: Mar 2016
Posts: 57
Hello, come to the dark side there is power you can't even imagine, say like Cummins or possibly a big Cat lurking inside or
You may prefer the speed of a Deere........ Lol
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Old 08-05-2016, 04:44 PM   #4
City: Tri Cities, WA
Country: USA
Vessel Name: Beachcomber
Vessel Model: Sea Ray 550 Sedan Bridge
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2,149
Lars, welcome to TF. As a member who doesn't own a trawler, let me say that the people on here have a vast amount of knowledge and don't mind if social climbers (like me) hang out with them!
Mike and Tina
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