Macgregor Owner Reviews

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Review of the Macgregor 26X by Cindy Livingstone

Year built 2002  
Location of boat Pakm City, Florida  
The boat is sailed on Rivers  
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 2004  
If the clock could be turned back, would owner buy again? Not sure, this weekend was the first time we were able to use it. We presently own a 22 Catalina '73 and enjoyed that boat alot. It was reliable and easy to control.  
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The boat's best features  
Problem areas in terms of design, materials, maintenance, etc. I had a hard time pulling up the centerboard. I actually had to stand above the hole where the line is fed and pull it up.  
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The owner's experience in dealing with Hunter (if any)  
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