Over Hill Sailing Club
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Adirondacks NY
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Re: 6 Americans, 1 Brit vanish at sea
Wow, those observations about the mast step deforming the hull enough to open the garboard seam is revealing. It suggests major structural problems with the backbone of this boat. Mast pressure should not be able to deflect the keel.
Alberg 35: With a philosophical flourish Cato throws himself upon his sword; I quietly take to the ship.