Craigslist ad that broke me up

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Bill Reichert
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Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by Bill Reichert » Sun Oct 27, 2013 10:49 am

http://stlouis.craigslist.org/zip/4154339165.html

It is a stripped V25 carcass with 3 4' holes in the hull! The only thing that is good is the pop top!

I broke out laughing when I saw the add.

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by 81venture » Sun Oct 27, 2013 2:35 pm

I like it's a 30 foot 25 foot boat
:D :D

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by dull_blade2 » Sun Oct 27, 2013 4:18 pm

still it is sad that a good vessel should end up as target practice. 'There used to be ships of wood and men of iron. Now there are ships of iron and men of wood."

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by RussMT » Sun Oct 27, 2013 8:27 pm

Do fish on lakes like old sailboats? Maybe sink it on a reef someplace. Target practice sounds like fun though.

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by Paulieb » Mon Oct 28, 2013 5:00 am

Would make a cool clubhouse for the kids in the backyard. :)

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by 81venture » Mon Oct 28, 2013 11:24 am

It would! Could rig up a mast out of conduit and rope and teach them the basics in the backyard too

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by Seapup » Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:32 pm

How about this one...its been a hot topic on some other sites :| ....65' Plywood Catamaran... speculated it will be a reef soon.

http://losangeles.craigslist.org/wst/bo ... 05846.html

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by Wind Chime » Mon Oct 28, 2013 1:13 pm

I say, leave it where it is ... wait for Noah to return :P

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by Catigale » Mon Oct 28, 2013 2:16 pm

OMG... :D :D :D :D

Marine plywood, Shirley ??

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by Jeff L » Mon Oct 28, 2013 4:57 pm

That plywood cat is uglier than sin... :D

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by mastreb » Tue Oct 29, 2013 12:10 am

Would anybody pay a half million dollars for something from a poster who can't spell check the listing or use the space bar? I swear someone is running a course on "How to write ads like every other idiot on craigslist" or something, because the phraseology and punctuation seems consistent whether they're unloading a $500,000 pile of crap or a $5 pile of crap.

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Re: Craigslist ad that broke me up

Post by Freedom77 » Tue Oct 29, 2013 7:34 pm

Yes it is Marine plywood and don't call me Shirley!! :P

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