humble pie rat
Join Date: Nov 2006
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I'd love to be able to use my sailboat for diving so if you've thought it through and have a good way to do it, I'd like to know.
I never thought that a sailboat made a very good dive boat. It would probably be ok for once in a while, but not as a primary means of going diving. Gel coat damage seems inevitable from tanks and weights. The freeboard on my boat is too high. The newer designs with walk through transoms may be better.
The way I look at it, when the wind is down, I can go diving and when it's windy and rough weather for diving, I can be out on my sailboat.
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Last edited by CapnHand; 04-07-2007 at 01:28 PM.