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  1. C&C 24

    Fast boat. Heavy duty design and hardware

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    • O’Day 37 Center Cockpit

      This boat is not really considered a bluewater boat, but I’ve seen several of them traveling around the world, besides being very comfortable and very nice to sail.

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      • Compass 47 (angelo Lavranos)

        Angelo Lavranos is well known by his fast and seaworthiness boats design, The Compass 47 is a mid displacement bluewater boat particularly well set up for cruising in comfort and style.
        The COMPASS 47 is a popular large cruiser from South Africa. Of the 50 that have been built, 7 are cold-moulded timber and the remainder in solid GRP. Variations include centre and aft cockpits, sloop and ketch rigs

        The boats are being buit till today

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          • Invicta 26

            Is it a straight copy of the Contessa?

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            • alpa a9

              A beautiful John Illingworth 1969 design

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              • Fingal 27

                Swedish blue water boat

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                • http://www.dolphin24.org/index1.html

                  I think you should consider the Dolphin 24 to be included in your list. Kind regards.
                  Guillermo Gefaell

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                  • Cheoy Lee Rhodes Reliant

                    Designed by Phil Rhodes, later the mold was modified and sold as the Offshore 40. Likely the prettiest 40ft fiberglass yacht ever designed, and a rugged and proven circumnavigator.

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                    • Ericson 31 Independence

                      A pretty boat, but I can't find much written about them. Their old brochures claim they are very capable bluewater boats.

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                      • Columbia 24

                        As a former owner of the 24, I sailed all around the Channel Islands in all kinds of weather andsea conditions and found it to be seaworthy, strong with surprisingly good performance. Initially I was put-off by the design with such a high profile, but learned to love it with experience. I now have a Columbia 29, early model and it deserves its place here as well! Though I never sailed one, I am sure the ealy Columbia 26 deserves a place here too.

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                          • Coronado 25

                            If you don't have an extra 50-75K to spend on a boat and comfort isn't highest priority, the Coronado 25 is a superb blue water boat. I've read that the Navy still uses them for training, because they sail well and they're indestructible. I also owned a 35CT cutter/ketch and the Coronado could sail circles around the it and would take on any storm the CT would.

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                              • Liberty 28

                                A tough little double ender much like the Westsail 28, Capable of taking you out there and back

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