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Review of the Hunter 28.5 by Stephen Broocks

Year built 1986  
Location of boat Lower Chesapeake Bay  
The boat is sailed on Bays, sounds, or protected salt water  
How the boat is used Weekends and longer  
Normal wind strength 10-15 knots  
Average size of crew 2-4  
Liveaboard? No  
Owner bought the boat in 2005  
If the clock could be turned back, would owner buy again? Oh, yeah.  
Gear that's been added  
Structural or complex improvements  
The boat's best features Sturdy and forgiving in gusty wind and rougher water.  
Problem areas in terms of design, materials, maintenance, etc.  
Sailing characterisitcs  
Motoring characterisitcs  
Liveability very livable, for long weekends....not done any extended bay cruising yet....but plan to. Let you know then.  
The owner's experience in dealing with Hunter (if any) NA  
The owner's experience with the boat dealer or broker, if any Excellent.  
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