Macgregor Owner Reviews

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Review of the Macgregor 26D by Robert J. Doerr

Year built 1992  
Location of boat Akron, Ohio  
The boat is sailed on The Great Lakes  
How the boat is used Weekends and longer  
Normal wind strength 10-15 knots  
Average size of crew 2-4  
Liveaboard? No  
Owner bought the boat in 2003  
If the clock could be turned back, would owner buy again? Absolutely. We are very happy with the purchase. We moved up from a 17 foot O'day day sailer.  
Gear that's been added No. Boat came very well equipped.  
Structural or complex improvements No.  
The boat's best features Easily trailered. Launches very easily. All lines lead aft to the cockpit.  
Problem areas in terms of design, materials, maintenance, etc. None so far.  
Sailing characterisitcs Boat is very stable. It seems to be more stable with the board half down.  
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