SailNet Community - View Single Post - 16 Months at adrift at Sea
View Single Post
  #56  
Old 02-05-2014
caberg's Avatar
caberg caberg is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 588
Thanks: 0
Thanked 17 Times in 16 Posts
Rep Power: 3
caberg is on a distinguished road
Re: 16 Months at adrift at Sea

Quote:
Originally Posted by Minnewaska View Post
I do not think you could keep a 24ft open boat afloat through one. Much better boats have lost that battle, with well fed crews and modern equip.
Many 20-something foot boats--power, sail, rowed--have made long ocean passages. We don't know what this boat looked like, but it's certainly theoretically possible for a 24 foot boat to make it.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook