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Posted 2 weeks ago by Greg Kuiper

Have some miscellaneous parts left over from two Thistles that I purchased.  All parts are in good condition. The cover is free to anyone in...

 Parts /  California / 47 views

Wanted- Spinnaker

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Posted 2 months ago by Scott Pakenham

Hi   I am looking to buy a good used Spinnaker for club racing.   Please email...  Beaker27@aol.com

 Sails /  Rhode Island / 52 views

Posted 4 weeks ago by Charles Essi

Thistle 2905 has been an excellent boat for years and years in the Great Lakes and beyond. Fully rigged and ready to race. Comes with...

 Boats /  Ohio / 121 views

$4,000.00

Posted 2 months ago by Wayne Pignolet

 Sails /  Idaho / 133 views

$250.00

Cheap Jibs!

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Posted 3 months ago by Tom Lawton

Clearing out space!  These jibs have no damage but are a bit too tired for regattas (in my opinion).  Jibs come with bags. The 2008...

 Sails /  New York / 143 views

$75.00

Posted 2 months ago by Jack Mahaney

This Great Midwest Thistle has had only two owners, Dan Reasoner and me.  Lovingly cared for by each of us. For the past 14 years...

 Boats /  Georgia / 148 views

$10,000.00

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Posted 2 months ago by Brian Murphy

 Boats /  New Jersey / 169 views

$1,400.00

Posted 2 months ago by Brian Milidrag

I've had this vote for over 20 years purchased from Eric Pomber. He completely rebuilt this boat.  It has been in dry storage and tarped....

 Boats /  Michigan / 172 views

$1,750.00

Posted 4 weeks ago by Allen Roth

Thistle #690 is and can be a beautiful Woodie and comes with many extras! She has been stored in a garage for most if not...

 Boats /  Ohio / 213 views

$800.00

Thistle 1885

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Posted 2 months ago by Chris Durfee

This boat needs the gunwales replaced. The replacement wood is included.  Some of the wood that is attached to the gunwales needs replacing.  The hull...

 Boats /  Minnesota / 221 views

$600.00

Posted 1 month ago by Janet Rupert

Built by Emery C. Kemp. This is a basic 1954 Thistle, complete but without add-ons, except for bailers installed by Great Midwest. It’s mostly been...

 Boats /  Ohio / 226 views

$1,000.00

Posted 2 months ago by Gill Chandler

Beautifully restored boat has been covered in my garage since 2001. Due to ongoing chronic lower back issues, it is time for someone else to...

 Boats /  Indiana / 231 views

$4,900.00

Thistle 2615

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Posted 2 months ago by Jim Haddock

Thistle 2615 - "Skye Kite" Built by Fillip in San Angelo, TX in 1970 Sitting on a circa 2000 Bristol galvanized trailer (originally purchased for...

 Boats /  Missouri / 232 views

$1,850.00

Thistle 3934

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Posted 3 months ago by Lisa Simmons

It’s time for 3934 to move on.  I haven’t sailed the John L. Scott in almost 10 years.  I started renovating/refinishing it about five years...

 Boats /  Connecticut / 244 views

$9,000.00

Posted 2 months ago by Chris Takacs

Great Midwest Thistle for Sale # 3654. Strong Solid Great Midwest yacht. Light Blue.  Fast. Was 2018 Newport Fleet 169 Fall series Champion. Boat ready...

 Boats /  Rhode Island / 250 views

$5,200.00

Posted 3 months ago by Carrie Foerster

Thistle 2358 is SOLD!!! ** More pictures available on request (only allowed to upload 6 on this site). One owner for last 27 years. Well...

 Boats /  Texas / 254 views

$4,000.00

Thistle

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Posted 2 months ago by Joe McCarthy

Restored wood thistle. Painted below waterline only. Project needs completion.

 Boats /  Connecticut / 257 views

$3,000.00

Posted 2 months ago by nathan ward

Hello! Selling my first Thistle in preparation for a move cross-country. I've been selling it for 3 years and it's time for it to go...

 Boats /  Ohio / 268 views

$2,500.00

Posted 2 months ago by Tom Staiger

3932 is in excellent, race-ready condition.  Sails are about 3 years old but have been raced about 1/3 of each season.

 Boats /  Washington / 379 views

$5,500.00

Posted 3 months ago by Jonas Kelly

Bright red with grey waterline w/white pinstripes.  Teak woodwork. -It’s in excellent shape both inside and out. Always stored under a fully skirted cover, or...

 Boats /  New York / 408 views

$11,500.00

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