Seaworthy 28 (formerly the BHM 28)

Hooper

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I owned a 28 Seaworthy for a few years and loved the boat. I sold it simply for financial reasons, I wanted to be safe when the economy was in a free-fall. I wish I had not.

Anyways, it was a 2001, had a Volvo TAMD63P rated at 370 hp. It would cruise at 20kts but I usually ran it at 17-18. It was set up with a secondary steering station in the cockpit which made fishing so easy.

Did I say I miss the boat? :) It went to Aruba, sold sight-unseen to a fisherman who is probably beating her to death....(sigh)

Here are some pics

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El Mar

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I drooled over that boat while you were selling, wish I could have made it happen.
 

Raider Ronnie

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33 Flowers.

Bermuda

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32 Osmond Beal (480 QSB)
<SARCASM TAG> Because it is an Osmond Beal and not a BHM <SARCASM TAG>

:D :D :D
 

Raider Ronnie

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33 Flowers.

BillD

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I saw Steve Law last Saturday, putting back together a 28 Seaworthy that the owner had hit a floating timber log with.
Have spoken to him about the 28 or 32 Seaworthy build, also a 29 H&H Osmond Beal build. He builds a great solid boat is a very likable guy.
 

jawz

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23 sea craft - 31 bertram
capt ron,that's one sharp lookin' rig !
i want to thank you for your time,talking to me a few nites ago
 

HarborRd

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what's an honest cruise for the Seaworthy/BHM 28? Can she do 22 comfortably (in reasonable seas) or is she an 18-19kt boat tops?
 

RAMPAGE88

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I owned a 28 Seaworthy for a few years and loved the boat. I sold it simply for financial reasons, I wanted to be safe when the economy was in a free-fall. I wish I had not.

Anyways, it was a 2001, had a Volvo TAMD63P rated at 370 hp. It would cruise at 20kts but I usually ran it at 17-18. It was set up with a secondary steering station in the cockpit which made fishing so easy.

Did I say I miss the boat? :) It went to Aruba, sold sight-unseen to a fisherman who is probably beating her to death....(sigh)

Here are some pics
Hey Hooper. Bet you do wish you never sold it, she sure was/is a beautiful boat. As you know, if it had a bit more headroom for my 6'6" frame, it would have been in my slip. Hope all is well, Merry Christmas, Rick
 

BillD

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28 BHM or your 32 Osmond?

Hey Hooper. Bet you do wish you never sold it, she sure was/is a beautiful boat. As you know, if it had a bit more headroom for my 6'6" frame, it would have been in my slip. Hope all is well, Merry Christmas, Rick
Rick, if you were 5'10" tall...........
Would you take the 28 BHM over your 32 Osmond???

be HONEST now!!
 

RAMPAGE88

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Rick, if you were 5'10" tall...........
Would you take the 28 BHM over your 32 Osmond???

be HONEST now!!
You're putting me on the spot with that Bill & I don't have enough experience with the 28' to make an educated comment. I will say that untill I found the 32' Osmond with the 6'10" wheelhouse & huge pit, I was absolutely ga-ga over Hoopers boat & spent 2 weekends up the cape seatrialing & checking it out. That boat was rigged right & maintained to the highest standards. In the end, the boat I have works out Great for my uses & I'm sure that 28 would have too.
 
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