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Paddling a Sleeping Volcano By Jett Conner
Lake Amistad. By Mack Warner
Why sailboats are better than women by Adon Voile
Flying Dutchman. Article by Zhenya Kirueshkin-Stepanoff
2012 Flying Dutchman North American Championships. By Zhenya Kirueshkin-Stepanoff
Winter sailing
Polytarp Sails
PDRacer - Dave Gray
Chapter 10 - Sail Care
A First Sailing Experience by Arthur Cayer
A Winter Project by Larry Steen
Sails are llike Tires by Greg Rutkai
Index of Articles in Frank's Corner of Sailing Texas
Racing Overnight From Corpus Christi to Galveston Bay by Bob Harrell
Chapter 9 -Boat and Sail Care and Maintenance
The Skimmer - Article by Spike Selig
Don't Mess With Tugs. Short Story 4 by Frank Perras
Short Story by Jerry Roberson
Crew-itis - Article by Greg Rutkai


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Click to visit The Sailboat Shop Classified Changes

In February:
38 sailboats sold
13 ads expired, usually sold
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In March:
33 sailboats sold
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64 new ads

  • 3/28/15, Price reduced on 1982 Helms 27
  • 3/28/15, Back on market 1985 Catalina 30
  • 3/28/15, New listing 1998 Colgate 26
  • 3/28/15, SOLD 1967 Windjammer 17'
  • 3/28/15, Wanted: Motorsailer Formosa. See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/28/15, 1979 Catalina 22
  • 3/28/15, Wanted: Monohull 40-50 feet, Catamaran 35-45 feet for live-aboard. See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/28/15, New listing 2010 470 Olympic Class Sailboat
  • 3/28/15, New listing 2006 Two Paw 8 Nesting Dinghy
  • 3/28/15, Back on market 1976 Luger Leeward 16


  • 3/27/15, New listing 1976 Cal 2-27
  • 3/27/15, Price reduced on 1970 Morgan 38
  • 3/27/15, Wanted: Tartan 27, any condition. See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/27/15, 1996 Hunter 280
  • 3/27/15, New listing 2014 Richard Woods Design Saturn 29
  • 3/26/15, New listing 1979 Drascombe Scaffie
  • 3/25/15, Back on market 1986 Hunter 25.5
  • 3/25/15, New listing 1987 Com-pac 19 II
  • 3/25/15, New listing 1999 Hunter 260
  • 3/25/15, Price reduced on 1991 Macgregor 26S
  • 3/25/15, Wanted: Nonsuch 22 in good condition See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/25/15, SOLD 1980 Catalina 22
  • 3/25/15, New listing 1981 Coronado 15
  • 3/25/15, New listing 1996 Macgregor 26X Powersailor
  • 3/24/15, 1985 Catalina 25
  • 3/24/15, New listing 1970s Thistle
  • 3/24/15, New listing 1995 JY15
  • 3/24/15, New listing 1979 Flying Scot
  • 3/24/15, New listing 1980 Chrysler Buccaneer 18
  • 3/23/15, Back on market 1987 ComPac 23/2
  • 3/23/15, Back on market 1984 Hunter 31
  • 3/23/15, New listing 1976 Pearson 28
  • 3/23/15, Back on market 1979 Pearson 424
  • 3/23/15, Price reduced on 2013 Essex Sailing Dinghy 12ft
  • 3/23/15, Price reduced on 1976 Bristol Corsair 24
  • 3/22/15, New listing 1971 CSK/Schock catamaran
  • 3/22/15, New listing 1973 Catalina 22
  • 3/22/15, New listing 1970 Morgan 38
  • 3/22/15, New listing 1982 Starwind 22
  • 3/22/15, New listing Farrier TT 720
  • 3/22/15, New listing 1973 Ensenada 20 VIDEO AD
  • 3/22/15, Price reduced on 2000 Skimmer #20, 30ft.
  • 3/22/15, SOLD 1975 Wayfarer 16
  • 3/21/15, New listing Com Pac 27/2, 1989
  • 3/21/15, SOLD 1970 Westerly Cirrus
  • 3/21/15, For sale: Rolly Tasker Storm Jib and Asymmetric Spinnaker See Sails, trailers, parts or sale and wanted.
  • 3/20/15, SOLD 2004 Catalina 250
  • 3/20/15, Wanted: Compac 16 with trailer See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/20/15, Wanted: C&C 27 mark III or IV 1980-4 See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/20/15, 1974 Catalina 22
  • 3/20/15, Back on market, 1986 Montgomery 17
  • 3/18/15, SOLD 2013 Wayfarer 16
  • 3/18/15, Back on market, 1973 Oday 23
  • 3/18/15, New listing 2007 Island Packet 41
  • 3/18/15, Back on market, Price reduced on 1970 Cal 40
  • 3/18/15, Price reduced on 1983 Cape Dory 30
  • 3/17/15, SOLD 1983 Catalina 22
  • 3/17/15, Back on market 1995 Compac 19 III
  • 3/17/15, New listing 1985 Hunter 23
  • 3/17/15, New listing 1984 ComPac 23
  • 3/17/15, Back on market 1986 Hunter 23'
  • 3/17/15, New listing 1981 Oday 37
  • 3/16/15, Price reduced on Fusion 40 Catamaran, 2012
  • 3/16/15, New listing 1979 Oday 30
  • 3/16/15, Price reduced on 1979 Spacesailer 18
  • 3/16/15, For sale: Galvanized steel Trailer See Sails, trailers, parts or sale and wanted.
  • 3/16/15, 1978 Catalina 30
  • 3/16/15, New listing 1972 Gulfstar 36
  • 3/16/15, Price reduced on Viper 15
  • 3/16/15, 1993 Hunter 23.5
  • 3/16/15, Price reduced on 2007 Cosine Wherry, 14ft.
  • 3/16/15, Back on market, 1977 Ranger 28
  • 3/15/15, Price reduced on 1977 American Mariner 6.5 (21')
  • 3/15/15, SOLD 1989 Catalina 22
  • 3/15/15, Wanted: Chrysler-Pirateer sailboat. See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/15/15, New listing 1994 Bay Hen 21
  • 3/15/15, Wanted: Holder 20 in great condition. See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/15/15, Price reduced on 1978 Chrysler Buccaneer 18'
  • 3/15/15, SOLD 1970 Chrysler Buccaneer 18
  • 3/15/15, New listing 2004 Catalina 250
  • 3/15/15, SOLD 1981 Watkins 27
  • 3/15/15, SOLD 1972 Islander 36
  • 3/15/15, Back on market, 1988 Beneteau Moorings 432 Racer/Cruiser
  • 3/14/15, SOLD 1994 SeaPearl Tri-Sport
  • 3/14/15, 1979 Catalina 22
  • 3/14/15, New listing 1982 Helms 27
  • 3/14/15, SOLD 1983 Catalina 22 swing keel
  • 3/14/15, Back on market 1987 Precision 23
  • 3/14/15, New listing 1980 Catalina 22 swing keel
  • 3/14/15, For sale: 7 HP Sears and 3.5 HP Mercury long shaft water cooled 4 stroke outboard motors. See Sails, trailers, parts or sale and wanted.
  • 3/14/15, New listing 1983 Cal 31
  • 3/13/15, New listing 1983 Allen Lightning 19
  • 3/13/15, Back on market, 1988 Compac 16/3
  • 3/13/15, For sale: 2 HP Honda long shaft air cooled 4 stroke outboard motor. See Sails, trailers, parts or sale and wanted.
  • 3/13/15, New listing Tug boat, 14 ft
  • 3/13/15, New listing Canoe, 16ft.
  • 3/13/15, SOLD 1993 Gemini 3400, Catamaran
  • 3/13/15, New listing 2002 Catalina 12.5 Expo
  • 3/13/15, New listing Optimist
  • 3/13/15, New listing 1978 Tangerine 18
  • 3/13/15, SOLD 1986 PeepHen 14
  • 3/13/15, Back on market, 2008 Sea Pearl 21
  • 3/13/15, New listing 1996 Melges 30 Sport boat,
  • 3/13/15, Back on market, Price reduced, 1984 Catalina 25
  • 3/12/15, New listing Eastport Pram
  • 3/12/15, SOLD 2006 Catalina 250
  • 3/12/15, Back on market, Price reduced on 1977 Starrett Jenks 45 feet,
  • 3/12/15, SOLD 1973 Ericson 25
  • 3/12/15, New listing 1987 Sanibel 18
  • 3/12/15, Back on market 1976 Chrysler 26
  • 3/11/15, New listing 1991 Macgregor 26S
  • 3/11/15, Back on market 1993 Crawford Melonseed
  • 3/11/15, New listing 1980 Islander 36
  • 3/11/15, 1980 Catalina 22
  • 3/11/15, Price reduced on 2013 Hobie Mirage Tandem Island
  • 3/11/15, Price reduced on 1980 Bluewater 14 by Blackwatch
  • 3/11/15, SOLD 1990 Catalina 28 wing keel
  • 3/11/15, Back on market 1979 Chrysler 26
  • 3/10/15, SOLD 1973 Balboa 26
  • 3/10/15, Back on market 1962 Alberg 35
  • 3/10/15, New listing 1985 Hunter 28.5
  • 3/10/15, SOLD 1984 Hobie 16
  • 3/10/15, Back on market 2003 Sharpie, 25'
  • 3/9/15, New listing 1984 S2 6.9
  • 3/9/15, SOLD 1987 Hunter 23
  • 3/9/15, Back on market, 1979 Catalina 30
  • 3/9/15, Wanted: Stainless steel stern rail (pulpit) for a MacGregor 26. See Sails, trailers, parts or sale and wanted.
  • 3/9/15, Price reduced on 1983 Compac 16
  • 3/9/15, Wanted: Potter 19', and trailer, fair condition. See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/9/15, New listing 2011 Hunter 22
  • 3/9/15, New listing 1995 Catalina 320
  • 3/9/15, SOLD 1988 Catalina 27
  • 3/9/15, Price reduced on 1983 S2 7.9
  • 3/9/15, SOLD 2005 Beneteau 323
  • 3/8/15, Back on market, 1981 Montgomery 17
  • 3/8/15, 1998 Precision 23
  • 3/8/15, Price reduced on 1982 Freedom F25
  • 3/8/15, New listing 2012 Seaward 32 RK
  • 3/8/15, New listing 1981 Macgregor 25
  • 3/8/15, Price reduced on 1983 Hobie 16
  • 3/8/15, Back on market, 1984 Macgregor 25
  • 3/7/15, Price reduced on 1978 Cape Dory Typhoon
  • 3/7/15, Back on market, 1981 Catalina 27
  • 3/7/15, SOLD 1980 J24
  • 3/7/15, SOLD 1979 Blue Water 30' Cutter-rig
  • 3/6/15, SOLD 1971 Lightning 19
  • 3/6/15, Wanted: 19' O'day Mariner, not a 2+2. See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/6/15, SOLD 1988 Sabre 30 MK III
  • 3/6/15, New listing 1989 Catalina 22
  • 3/5/15, Wanted: Older Opti in reasonable condition. See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/5/15, Price reduced on 2001 Walker Bay 8' dinghy
  • 3/5/15, Price reduced on 1984 Hobie 16
  • 3/5/15, Back on market, 1995 Freedom 24
  • 3/4/15, Price reduced on 1995 Sea Pearl 21
  • 3/4/15, New listing 2000 Thompson T590
  • 3/4/15, New listing 1983 Catalina 22 swing keel
  • 3/4/15, Price reduced on 1978 Ericson 27
  • 3/3/15, Price reduced on 1976 Paceship 23
  • 3/3/15, SOLD 1976 Windrose 18
  • 3/3/15, New listing 2003 Barnett 1400
  • 3/3/15, 1982 Catalina 25 tall rig
  • 3/3/15, New listing 2003 Hunter 356
  • 3/2/15, New listing 2007 Windrider 17
  • 3/2/15, Back on market 1981 Victoria 18
  • 3/2/15, New listing 1990 Catalina 28 wing keel
  • 3/2/15, 1983 Catalina 22 swing keel
  • 3/2/15, Price reduced on 1992 Seaward Fox 20
  • 3/2/15, Price reduced on 1979 Spacesailer 18
  • 3/2/15, Back on market 1988 Beneteau First 375
  • 3/2/15, Price reduced on 1969 Irwin 38
  • 3/2/15, Price reduced on 1979 San Juan 23
  • 3/2/15, Back on market, Price reduced, 1979 Nor'Sea 27 center-cockpit
  • 3/2/15, New listing 1970 Westerly Cirrus
  • 3/2/15, Wanted: Harbor Schock 20 or Alerion 20. See Sailboats wanted
  • 3/2/15, SOLD Chesapeake Light Craft 13 ft.
  • 3/2/15, Price reduced on 1988 Oday 27
  • 3/2/15, SOLD 2004 Catalina 250
  • 3/2/15, New listing 2012, Scamp
  • 3/1/15, SOLD 1978 Columbia 7.6
  • 3/1/15, SOLD 2007, Custom 21 foot trimaran

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