Macgregor Owner Reviews

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Review of the Macgregor 26D by Bill Trahan

Year built 1991  
Location of boat Biloxi, MS  
The boat is sailed on Bays, sounds, or protected salt water  
How the boat is used Day sailing  
Normal wind strength 10-15 knots  
Average size of crew 2-4  
Liveaboard? No  
Owner bought the boat in 2002  
If the clock could be turned back, would owner buy again? Yes I would. I got a great deal on this boat. It is everything I expected. Easy to sail as well as trailor.  
Gear that's been added Added a depth finder and vhf.  
Structural or complex improvements no  
The boat's best features Low cost, trailerable, easy to sail.  
Problem areas in terms of design, materials, maintenance, etc. nothing  
Sailing characterisitcs new to sailing but this boat was a dream come true.  
Motoring characterisitcs  
Liveability cramped but livable.  
The owner's experience in dealing with Hunter (if any)  
The owner's experience with the boat dealer or broker, if any  
Other comments The macgregor 26D is the best boat I have ever owned.  

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