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I am the new guy

Postby B&G Clinger » Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:48 am

Hello Everyone! I am the brand new guy and am intersted in getting into sailing. I have looked around at, what seems like 100s of old boats, and found a couple of old Chryslers to go look at. And then found this forum.
So I said all that to say this.....I searched for the wieght of a 22 ft Chrysler Sailboat and didnt really find anything to answer my question. Now I realize there are probably a ton of variables here, but would anyone be willing to get me in the ball park on an estimate of the wieght of boat and trailer?

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Re: I am the new guy

Postby CaptainScott » Thu Jul 19, 2018 6:04 am

Hi new guy!
Welcome to the forum!

If memory serves, the C22 weighs in around 3K lbs and I always used 1K for the trailer. There are many factors like gear and such that can change the numbers but that is what I used for my needs.


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Re: I am the new guy

Postby Gus » Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:19 pm

Hello! Welcome. Capt Scott is right. The boat weights about 3,000 pounds, plus all the gear. Solid boat all around. I used to tow it with a 2004 V6 Tundra.
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