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The clear message is that, using this class of yacht, anybody willing to learn the basics of boathandling can learn to become an ocean passage-maker.

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Every morning, I awaken to Hawaiian music that provides me with a smooth transition from deep sleep to facing the day.

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Reviews and Comparisons of Boats Under 26 Feet. Unlike another reviewer, I did not find that his revisions smacked of a Uunder commercial. The Complete Anchoring Handbook: Chapter Voyaging under power Proven Passagemakers of the Past.

Leishman has a fine voyaging under power of boats in the Nordhavn, and he reference’s his 46′ throughout the book along with other designs capable of passagemaking.


The design parameters he developed for long-distance voyagng are still in use by naval architects today. At that time world cruisers voyaged exclusively in sailboats.

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Top Luxury Yachts in the World. Beebe wanted to cross oceans in his slippers and robe, not seaboots and oilskins.

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