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- Thu Sep 28, 2023 1:25 pm
- Forum: Cruising
- Topic: Advice sought on Freedom 35 Cat Ketch as bluewater boat
- Replies: 5
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It sounds like you are exactly where I was. I was after a Freedom 40 centre cockpit and eventually found one. My concern was water ingress into the balsa core - just seemed a very scary prospect and something that i imagined could easily happen on a 40+ year old boat. Having acquired a new to me boa...
As a new owner I am keen to learn the history of my boat. 1) Does anyone know the number of F40s built? And how many CCs of those? 2) What years were first and last ones built? I guess this splits into USA and UK boats as well 3) My particular boat is Nr 16. I know it was sold in 2016 or so to the l...
Just a small announcement that this lurker is now a Freedom 40 owner. Centre cockpit named Beyond, formerly Mariposa. Mike Lyons and his partner Debbie have been the nicest people to deal with and many thanks to them. And also their daughter Rhiannon, whom I actually bought the boat from, receives m...
I just wanted to share that I have viewed this boat and it really is fantastic. The amount of work and craft and thought that has gone into the fitout is really fantastic. Actually inspirational. The only reason I didn't go ahead is that I am holding out for a centre cockpit.