Used Boat Review: Ocean Alexander 50

By Jason Y. Wood Sometimes cruisers looking for a new boat may remind their brokers of a character from a children’s story. They crane their necks into the doorways of staterooms, peek into lockers, and glance into heads, all the while murmuring to themselves, “This is too small.” Then they get into the engine room, […]

Used Boat Review: Derecktor 90

By Capt. Richard Thiel Veteran Explorer Can you buy a proven passagemaker with a classic profile and a flawless pedigree for a mere fraction of her replacement? Above All may be the turnkey answer.

Used Boat Review: Hatteras 40 Double Cabin

By Steve Knauth Dick Mather and the Connecticut River are old friends. Mather grew up in Deep River, Connecticut, boating on the broad expanse that conveniently runs through his hometown. And a 12-foot rowboat with a 5-horsepower Johnson was all he needed to explore the inlets and backwaters from Hamburg Cove to Selden Creek. At […]

Used Boat Review: Grand Banks 38 Eastbay EX

By Steve Knauth Bill and Nancy Webster have spent a lifetime boating together, dividing the duties and sharing the work and the pleasures of their avocation. So when it came time to downsize from their much-loved 42-foot trawler, the couple from Clinton, Connecticut, shared the buying experience, too. And the Grand Banks 38 Eastbay EX […]