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B e a m: 8 i n c h e s
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s ail b o at s b o ati n g i n t h e G ulf a n d S a n J u a n I sl a n d s. It
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it, a n d t h e n d e ci d e t o s ell it l at er, a s t h e b o at j u st w a s n't
q uit e w h at D a d w a nt e d. A n d t h e n D a d w o ul d g et a n it c h f or
a n ot h er b o at i n D e c e m b er a n d v oil a, n e xt o n e p ur c h a s e d ri n s e, r e p e at, r e d o.

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Alt h o u g h Gr e a v ett e B o at w or k s w o ul d m a k e w h at e v er y o u
w a nt e d ( a n d p ai d f or) t h e M ar k II w a s l e s s e x p e n si v e a n d
t h e M ar k III w a s u n pr o v e n, s o t h e y w er e pr o d u c e d si d e b y
si d e f or a ti m e.
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1 9 9 7 w h e n t h e ori gi n al p ur c h a s er p a s s e d a w a y l e a vi n g
t h e b o at t o hi s gr a n d d a u g ht er w h o h a d m arri e d a S e attl e
r e si d e nt. S h e m o v e d t h e h eirl o o m t o t h e S e attl e ar e a a n d
s h e a n d h er n e w h u s b a n d e nj o y e d t h e cr aft f or y e ar s, r ai si n g
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wit h a l a k e h o u s e at C ult u s L a k e i n C hilli w a c k, B C. A q ui c k
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F a st-f or w ar d u ntil J a n u ar y 2 0 1 9 w h e n I w a s l o o ki n g o n
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f a mil y o w n e d C a n a di a n o w n e d Gr e a v ett e t h at h a d b e e n
f a mil y o w n e d C a n a di a n b o at ?
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T h e HI N i s 1 8 - 6 7- 3, w h er e t h e 1 8 d e pi ct s t h e l e n gt h, t h e 6 7 l o o ki n g f or, b ut aft er s e v er al p h o n e di s c u s si o n s, t h e f a mil y
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r et ur n e d t o C a n a d a aft er o v er 2 0 y e ar s of b ei n g o ut of t h e
m o d el s m a d e fr o m 1 9 6 6 t o 1 9 6 8. T h e ori gi n al e n gi n e w a s a
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Yachting October 2019

At the Helm: A Fresh Approach to the Future
Yacht Club: Alexandra Yacht Club
Travel Destination: Kingston, Ontario. Heritage & Hip
Sail Review: J99
Power Review: Cruisers Yachts 38 GLS
The Port Hole: October 2019
Power Review: Pursuit DC 235
DIY/Tech: Your Compass Deserves Care
Crossing the Line: Disciples of the Multimeter
SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT: Charter Handbook
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - Intro
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - Cover1
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - Cover2
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - At the Helm: A Fresh Approach to the Future
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 4
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - Yacht Club: Alexandra Yacht Club
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 6
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 7
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 8
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 9
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - Travel Destination: Kingston, Ontario. Heritage & Hip
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 11
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 12
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 13
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 14
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 15
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - Sail Review: J99
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 17
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 18
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Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 20
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 21
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - Power Review: Cruisers Yachts 38 GLS
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 23
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 24
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 25
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 26
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - The Port Hole: October 2019
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Canadian Yachting October 2019 - Power Review: Pursuit DC 235
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Canadian Yachting October 2019 - DIY/Tech: Your Compass Deserves Care
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Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 61
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - Crossing the Line: Disciples of the Multimeter
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 63
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 64
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT: Charter Handbook
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 66
Canadian Yachting October 2019 - 67
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