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Posted 11 hours 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 take over the helm. Topside and transom are bright, hull is light blue. Old Shore sails are still usable, but no good for racing. Much Newer, used, Norths still have plenty of race in them  (boat priced accordingly). Aro spars, wood/lead cb, wood ruder, new rails, fwd grating, 45 braces, and stanchions. Shock cord @ spin turtles  and hiking straps has gone limp. Gator, breaking trailer w/bearing buddies and spare tire. Lights and wiring are...

 Boats /  Indiana / 7 views


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Posted 14 hours ago by Brian Murphy

 Boats /  New Jersey / 7 views


Posted 6 days ago by Brian McNeill

I am looking to buy a gently used bottom cover, preferably local to the Cleveland area.

 Parts / 11 views


Cheap Sails!

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Posted 1 week ago by Tom Lawton

Clearing out space!  These sails are well-worn, but still in good condition for daysailing or possibly club racing.  The mains have cracked windows and a couple of minor repairs.  The jibs have no damage but are a bit too tired for regattas (in my opinion).  Jibs come with bags, mains do not.  Mains do have battens.   2005 main has sail #1485, 2008 main has sail #3843.   Always stored indoors in the winter.  Still plenty of life left for more casual sailing or practice days.  Buyer pays shipping, or we can arrange hand-off at a regatta in the northeast. ...

 Sails /  New York / 30 views


Thistle 3934

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Posted 2 weeks 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 ago but between work and other sailing I never had time to finish.  All parts are available, bagged and marked. Come and get it! located in Fairfield, CT will post photos later. asking $9,000 203-521-7455 mobile best to drop a text first so I answer.

 Boats /  Connecticut / 78 views


Thistle 2358 (SOLD!)

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Posted 3 weeks 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 cared for; stored in parking lot of Rush Creek Yacht Club (Texas) under a Sailor’s Tailor cover. ‘Bout Ready is in great condition for racing or cruising. Has been raced by Paul Foerster and his wife, Carrie, in local regattas, and sailed one long distance cruise in the Gulf of Mexico on Carrie’s 40th birthday (Rockport to Corpus Christi).  Recent minor damage incurred when a storm blew her off the trailer a year ago: minor...

 Boats /  Texas / 119 views


Thistle 3062

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Posted 3 weeks ago by Morrie Craig

Thistle  for sale $2800.00 Winner of the 2019 Thistle Regatta, many races won with Derrell Peck! The boat is complete with 2 sets of north sales included Centerboard refurbished and overall condition is excellent Fiberglass hull with beautiful teak rails Clark boat 3062 Features spinnaker pole, aluminum mast and trailer that is road ready Extra sails, spinnaker poles and flotation tanks Rigged for Racing, bottom professionally faired and boat completely re-rigged in Summer 2017 Has always been kept in fresh water venues Compass/Centerboard/Rudder/Trailer/Top and Bottom covers, both with less than a year of races on them.

 Boats /  Oregon / 201 views


Thistle 2221 GMW

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Posted 3 weeks ago by brian guzy

Bargain price! Race Ready! Great starter Thistle with decent race record.  Everything included as well as additional fittings, pulleys, loos gage, lines, spinnaker poles. Trailer tires are in excellent condition. Stored in the barn.  Reason for selling: Moving (Snowmobiles already sold.)

 Boats /  New York / 191 views


Posted 4 weeks ago by John Gilmour

D&M Thistle from mid-1970s. Many updates including new mahogany/ash rails, updated GMW-style rigging, beautiful Epifanes two-part poly paint job. Trailer is a 1988 Wesco, thoroughly renovated with new center bunk, new wiring & lights, new springs, black Eastwood Rust Encapsulator paint. Trailer title in hand. For pictures and more details, see:

 Boats /  Virginia / 184 views


Thistle 3848 for sale

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Posted 4 weeks 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 indoors in offseason. Any Niagara Frontier sailor can attest to the condition of the boat. -Pretty much turnkey, although it does not have a compass -Standard GMW rigging with a few enhancements. Black spars, well tuned. Alum spin pole. Jibmasters, adjustable padded hiking straps. Sheets, halyards etc. all in good condition -Primary suit of sails in good/very good condition, with a back-up main and 2 or 3 extra jibs. Spinnaker is very good, with a...

 Boats /  New York / 204 views


Posted 4 weeks ago by Mike Parker

If you are going to rebuild a weed, I would think you would do one with history and excellent bones.,  Best Offer - Proceeds go to Arizona Sailing Foundation - teaching youth and adults sailing in the desert. Not sailed in 20 years. Includes excellent cover, 3 Masts, gold & alum, and one alum boom.  

 Boats /  Arizona / 223 views


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Posted 2 months ago by Joy Martin

This boat was sailed in Lake Hopatcong for many years. Has been stored out side uncovered. Best used as a parts boat. Trailer is ok, but not great

 Boats /  New York / 192 views