I done think there is a better sub 4.5m sea keeping boat than the SR4 if their is I don't think it's made by Highfield.
The build quality of an Avon is extremely solid so therefore they last for decades, providing it's got a good transom then you have an extremely good 1st boat. You can buy a groovy SR4 for sub 5k beat the chap out of it for 2 Years and then sell it for close to what you paid.
Providing you have looked after the engine Cos it can take a lot more than you can.
Another good thing about a Searider is the flooding hull settles the boat down very well when fishing
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