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Owners' reviews of MacGregor 26D and Ontario 32

Release Date: July 29, 2015

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Owners' reviews of 1987-90 MacGregor 26Ds and Ontario 32s

We are looking for input from current and former owners of 1987-90 MacGregor 26Ds and Ontario 32s for our upcoming boat reviews. Do you know someone who owns or has owned one? If yes, please forward this message to that sailor.

Please send your comments to Dan Spurr at: by August 5.

Specifically, Dan wants to know about:

  • sailing characteristics (good and bad)
  • level of quality in the build
  • what you like most about the boat
  • what you like least about the boat
  • specific problems you and others have had with this boat, like a leaky hull/deck joint
  • advice you would give to someone considering buying this boat<

If these aren't boats you've sailed in the past, please stay tuned for future messages. We're bound to come upon one that is or has been in your collection over the years. Right now, if you have had experience with a 1987-90 MacGregor 26D or Ontario 32, we're anxious to hear from you. Thanks for sharing your experience with "the rest of us"!

The crew at Good Old Boat

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