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Review of the Macgregor 26X by John McCarthy

Year built 2002  
Location of boat Boston Harbor, Quincy Bay  
The boat is sailed on Bays, sounds, or protected salt water  
How the boat is used Racing  
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  
Gear that's been added  
Structural or complex improvements  
The boat's best features  
Problem areas in terms of design, materials, maintenance, etc. The Centerboard, Daggerboard won't stay down, I think one or more of the holes have been painted over with bottom paint. Can't find out yet where all the holes are to unplug them.  
Sailing characterisitcs  
Motoring characterisitcs  
Liveability  
The owner's experience in dealing with Hunter (if any)  
The owner's experience with the boat dealer or broker, if any The year after I bought the boat the owners of the business retired  
Other comments  

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