Little Boat, Big Dreams

Our ODay30, "Sanctuary," is still on the hard in Reedville, VA, waiting for warmer weather and some glass-work to the keel.

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Little boat still resonates...

05 November 2017
About six weeks ago I put our B24, Angles Wings, out on Craigslist -- hoping for a straightforward, quick sale we only asked a couple hundred bucks. In the end I only left it up for less than a week; the number of childish, inane questions we received overtaxed my patience -- although we did get three knowledgeable inquires, and it was fun to "talk boats" with folks who actually knew something on the subject. But the unanticipated consequence of all of our crawling around Angels Wings, burrowing into all her flaws, chipped fiberglass, splintered wood and areas that need TLC, all while swatting wasp's nests out of the way, -- was I remembered that I really like this little boat... hmmmm, now what.
Vessel Name: Sanctuary
Vessel Make/Model: Oday-30 -- sloop
Hailing Port: Colonial Beach, Virginia, USA
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"Sanctuary," is esthetically better maintained than "Wings" (our previous Bristol 24) and of course noticeably larger, with two foot wider beam and almost six more feet of length, but not so large we've fallen into a large maintenance trap -- we hope. Despite a metaphoric barnacle or two, [...]