443Re: [Bolger4Sale] Re: Bolger Micro Applecross for sale
- Sep 7, 2006Hi Martin,
I successfully sold my Chebacco on Ebay - It costs very little and would certainly be worth a try.
Bill (in Dundee)
----- Original Message -----
From: Martin Roberts
Sent: Thursday, September 07, 2006 12:51 PM
Subject: [Bolger4Sale] Re: Bolger Micro Applecross for sale
This boat is still for sale. can anyone suggest other routes to
selling it in the UK that would reach a Bolger knowledgable
--- In Bolger4Sale@yahoogroups.com, "Martin Roberts"
> I am the second owner of the Bolger Micro Applecross. She is
> currently in a boat yard in Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK.
> I have sailed her for 3 seasons, 2 with convension Sprit rig as
> per the design and one with a Junk rig.
> She has a Honda 4 stroke 5hp long shaft engine. I modified the
> stern to allow the engine to be raised when sailing as the
> design only allowed much smaller engines to be lifted.
> For single-handed she is a delight. Well-balanced and if you have
> not had the pleasure of sailing a catyawl which just needs sheet
> adjustment to steer you have missed something!
> The junk rig is my own design and made or polytarp so there is
> guarantee given. The junk mast was experimental so care with it
> required. The normal rig is fun to use with great scope for
> fiddling to adjust her performance.
> I have been to see in rough conditions where she sailed and motor-
> sailed without any problems or cause for concern. The junk rig
> reefing helped with the confidence.
> I live on a strong tidal river and she does not perform that well
> against the tide and in light winds. As soon as the winds are a
> stronger she is fine.
> You can see some photos of her in the Bolger groups.
> I would like to sell her for around £2000 pounds. I am selling
> her because I have a 3 teenage children and need to have more
> cockpit room.
> You can contact me through email
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