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Old 06-15-2018, 05:20 AM   #1
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New member long time power boater, always wanted a trawler and now have two little ones 4 and 6 so thought it would be an ideal time for them to grow up doing some boating. They have been out on my current boat and seem to like it so I am on the hunt for a trawler would like to find one by the fall.

I have been looking at them and so many choices but the one I really like is the Mainship 36 trawler, really like the look and the layout but I want a single screw diesel not the twin gas motors. Does anyone know of other trawler similar to that one? I can fix anything so one that needs work is no problem trying to stay under 50k.


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Old 06-15-2018, 06:14 AM   #2
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Welcome aboard. Lots of choices out there. Your initial purchase may be less than $50K BUT repairs can easily blow your budget. Get a good survey.
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Thanks, lots of options but I guess it will come to what is close to me. Seen a few today on the water.
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Welcome aboard. Good time to get the kids started.
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Old 06-17-2018, 06:51 AM   #6
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Welcome aboard. Good time to get the kids started.



Ya thats what I thought, want them to grow up not so connected to electronics and enjoy the simple things, I think boating can do that for them. Got a few marine traders in the area going to go check them out.


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