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Old 02-14-2016, 04:17 PM   #1
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Who makes this motor sailer?

I saved a picture since it was an interesting looking boat to me.
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Old 02-14-2016, 04:57 PM   #2
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Looks like a sportfisher with a mast IMO.

Interesting indeed!
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Old 02-14-2016, 05:05 PM   #3
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Term coined by the same people that call most motor yachts "trawlers"
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Old 02-14-2016, 05:42 PM   #4
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I saved a picture since it was an interesting looking boat to me.
A MA named Rhodes did many similar designs I think one was called Virginia Reel. Much better sea boats than the average cottage trawler type.
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My guess is John Alden.
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It does look like this one...

http://www.yachtworld.com/boats/1970...s#.VsENAIm9LCQ

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Do these boats actually sail fairly well?
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It does look like this one...

1970 John Alden Hawksbill Motor Sailor Sail Boat For Sale - www.yachtworld.com

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Do these boats actually sail fairly well?
That enclosed FB adds sail area and it will sail well sideways. The real answer is NO the sail is for assist-get home-and steadying. May do well downwind in a blow.
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Old 02-14-2016, 09:03 PM   #8
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It does look like this one...

1970 John Alden Hawksbill Motor Sailor Sail Boat For Sale - www.yachtworld.com

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Do these boats actually sail fairly well?
There`s a FB in need of a chainsaw.
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There`s a FB in need of a chainsaw.
or a low fixed bridge
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