Originally Posted by smackdaddy
I just figured it out, Brent. Fear is what sells your boats. It's why you say the things you do. Fear and bitterness...leading to an extremely whacked out view of seamanship. It all makes sense now.
That's kind of sad, dude.
That said, where is your recipe for the cheap blocks? I'd actually like to build a few of those for backups. I've even document it for the cause.
You have seen them very well described on anythingsailing.com. Cruising.stuffiminto.com and on this site.
Concern for safety, for ones self and ones crew, sometimes ones children, is a major factor in ones choice of boat. You are suggesting it shouldn't be?Now that's advocating bad seamanship, and outright irresponsible behavior.