Chandlery September 2001 Issue

Walker Bay Dinghies, 8 and 10

These Volksdinghies are the favorite of the marine store chains, at least partially because they nest tightly together and are easy to deliver and stock. What's tops in the chains ends up being 'popular' by default. But is there more to these ubiquitous little boats than sales and marketing momentum? As a matter of fact, there is.

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