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Old 06-27-2013
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Re: Know the rules!

Originally Posted by skelmir View Post
T.. According to the rules you first course of action should have been five short blasts and only after they still did nothing should you alter course....
That seems like an over-reading of rule 34.d...I have not heard a non-commercial vessel sound a danger signal in half a century of boating. I guess someone would have to offer case law on this...
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Last edited by sailingfool; 06-27-2013 at 01:20 PM.
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