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Old 10-27-2013
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Re: Sailing, safety, & size

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Originally Posted by copacabana View Post
Can you really compare a car to a boat? My car doesn't have water tanks and hydraulic system, a bathroom, kitchen, complex navigation system, electrical system with numerous internal and external lights, sails and sail handling equipment and so on. Boat equipment might be reliable, but there is so much of it on a boat that something is always needing attention.
We were only talking about the boat as a vehicle and about the components related with that, or at least I was. On that regard the car is much more complex than a boat even considering the new ones with electric winches and computer assisted bow thrusters.

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