Macgregor Owner Reviews

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Review of the Macgregor 26X by Guillermo Monroy

Year built 1965  
Location of boat Argentina  
The boat is sailed on Open ocean  
How the boat is used Weekends and longer  
Normal wind strength 16-22 knots  
Average size of crew 2-4  
Liveaboard? No  
Owner bought the boat in 2000  
If the clock could be turned back, would owner buy again? Yes, of course.  
Gear that's been added No.  
Structural or complex improvements No.  
The boat's best features Flexibility. Strong construction.  
Problem areas in terms of design, materials, maintenance, etc. Nothing.  
Sailing characterisitcs Handle. Sensitive to soft hearing. A little bouncer.  
Motoring characterisitcs  
Liveability Very Good Indeed given its size.  
The owner's experience in dealing with Hunter (if any) NA  
The owner's experience with the boat dealer or broker, if any NA  
Other comments Many thanks for a very good price/benefits relationship.  

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