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post #4 of Old 10-31-2013
JonEisberg
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Re: Tilt-up dinghy lifting systems for sailboats

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Originally Posted by Group9 View Post

I even thought about attaching the dinghy to the sailboat, transom to transom, but then measure how far the bow of the dinghy would be standing up at the back of the boat (about 12 feet, counting getting it at lest a foot off of the water). I didn't see that as a viable option.
Definitely, NOT a viable option... :-)

Motoring all day into a headwind, this pair of Ditch Diggers probably would have gotten 5 or 10 miles further down the road that day, if they had simply towed the damn things, instead...


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