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Re: Rallies Gone Wrong

Originally Posted by aeventyr60 View Post
ISAF regulations forbid the Magma's due to faulty propane connections. They did approve the Force 8 Kettle. Under extensive testing and in concern for crew safety and nourishment, stern mounted meat cooking devices are now required safety devices.
We had a magma and it rattled itself to death on passage in anything over 20kts.

Now have a Aussie made Galleymate.

Apparently you can also use them as an emergency rudder pending ISAF approval.

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