Great forum here and some excellent information and experience. Iím looking to come over to the dark side and trade sails for steam (diesel
I have a line on a Bristol 42 but having trouble getting info such as build quality, areas of concern, market price.
She has twin Perkins 6354ís , 1970, far condition with glass decks but perhaps neglected for at least a few years.
Thoughts on quality? How about those Perkins? Tanks vulnerable like the Taiwan builds? US build I believe but factory did shift to India and possibly home finished ?