SailNet Community - View Single Post - One Last "All is Lost " thread
View Single Post
post #129 of Old 02-24-2014
islander bahama 24
newhaul's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: bremerton wa
Posts: 1,837
Thanks: 7
Thanked 61 Times in 61 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Re: One Last "All is Lost " thread

Originally Posted by BoatyardBoy View Post
It sank because he was not smart and ditched the boat for the life raft so it filled with water during the storm. Then when it somehow made it through the night, he managed to get what he could off the boat instead but didn't think to try to bail the boat out.

It sank from idiocy. The small boat just couldn't handle all that weight.

Sent from my HTC6500LVW using Tapatalk
Read my post #68 it explains it fairly well from the point of view of a navy damage control specialist and retired shipwright.

Illegitimus Non Tatum Carborundum.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
newhaul is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome