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Old 09-25-2020, 01:51 PM   #1
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I appreciate being added as a member. After retiring to the PNW a few years ago we tried sailing for a couple of years with a Catalina 30 and decided that wasn't working for us so we are now looking for a Nordic Tug. I appreciate all of the sharing of information on the forum and hope to contribute as well.

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Old 09-25-2020, 02:26 PM   #2
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Old 09-25-2020, 02:36 PM   #3
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Old 09-25-2020, 04:57 PM   #4
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Old 09-26-2020, 08:31 PM   #6
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Bob,
Welcome aboard and good luck on finding the Tug of your dreams. If you have any specific questions related to Nordic Tugs, send me a PM and we can exchange email addresses and converse.
Enjoy the search, it can be great fun.
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Old 09-26-2020, 09:18 PM   #7
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I appreciate all of the welcoming comments. As it stands we have a contract on a 2000 NT32. I'm trying not to get too excited as we had a contract on another NT32 earlier this year but fell through as the seller decided against a NT37 he planned on buying. So far this deal is looking good pending a survey on Wednesday. The tug is very clean with good maintenance records and I believe the owners took pride in keeping it in top shape which is the type of boat I've been searching for. Keeping my fingers crossed...
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