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sexybomber Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-10-05 08:57 PM
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5. What's the rig?
A ketch-rig will be a lot easier to move around than a full schooner rig, but a sixty-foot schooner sure looks nice!

I say this because I don't know who else would be living with you on the vessel, and you'd need at least a couple other people to crew a schooner of that size.
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  -I'm consdiering buying a big boat to live on. Pros and cons please? maveric  Apr-10-05 08:49 PM   #0 
  - Mooring fees?!  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Apr-10-05 08:55 PM   #1 
  - A dock slip is $6000.00 ? ....  Trajan   Apr-10-05 08:56 PM   #2 
  - Pros, omg to live on a floating house.  Jamastiene   Apr-10-05 08:56 PM   #3 
  - Typo! On edit $600.00 a month.  maveric   Apr-10-05 08:57 PM   #4 
  - What's the rig?  sexybomber   Apr-10-05 08:57 PM   #5 
  - I may be going in with a female friend of mine. We're not an item, YET!  maveric   Apr-10-05 08:59 PM   #7 
     - Aw! Wonderful!  sexybomber   Apr-10-05 09:02 PM   #11 
  - Wow. $6000 a month to moor?  babylonsister   Apr-10-05 08:58 PM   #6 
  - See post #4  maveric   Apr-10-05 08:59 PM   # 
  - Do it, for Christ's sake. Stop thinking about it and  Redstone   Apr-10-05 08:59 PM   #8 
  - Waste water, bathroom...  Lars39   Apr-10-05 09:00 PM   #9 
  - Have you given any thought to....  two gun sid   Apr-10-05 09:01 PM   #10 
  - Wouldnt fibergalss be easier to maintain than wood?  maveric   Apr-10-05 09:08 PM   #12 
     - Yes. But, sun gets to the gelcoat of fibreglass and dont forget....  two gun sid   Apr-10-05 09:14 PM   #17 
  - What Make of Boat ?  nono   Apr-10-05 09:08 PM   #13 
  - You're gonna need a bigger boat.  Taxloss   Apr-10-05 09:09 PM   #14 
  - Not True  nono   Apr-10-05 09:13 PM   #16 
     - I was only making a film reference.  Taxloss   Apr-10-05 09:32 PM   #21 
  - One word...  PassingFair   Apr-10-05 09:12 PM   #15 
  - Frikkin sharks...with laser beams  flvegan   Apr-10-05 09:15 PM   #18 
  - Do you know how to sail?  Frances   Apr-10-05 09:15 PM   #19 
  - No, so I'd have to take classes.  maveric   Apr-10-05 09:20 PM   #20 
  - How old are you? Do you have any savings? Or a job?  Southsideirish   Apr-10-05 09:38 PM   #22 
  - 49, yes, I will, and I'm a nurse.  maveric   Apr-10-05 09:49 PM   #24 
  - Less stuff to worry about....  ChemEng   Apr-10-05 09:46 PM   #23 
  - Great idea to talk to people at the marina you are considering  Frances   Apr-10-05 10:54 PM   #27 
  - Showers. Bathroom. Dealing with waste water.  mgdecombe   Apr-10-05 09:56 PM   #25 
  - We have a World Class harbor here. No problem there.  maveric   Apr-10-05 10:07 PM   #26 
  - Watch out for icebergs.  Ellen Forradalom   Apr-10-05 11:21 PM   #28 
  - Not many of those around the SoCal/Mexican coastline.  maveric   Apr-10-05 11:27 PM   #29 
  - Never have been on a sailboat that size.  davsand   Apr-10-05 11:37 PM   #30 

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