SailNet Community - View Single Post - Sailors beware
Thread: Sailors beware
View Single Post
post #7 of Old 02-24-2014
HighTyde
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 18
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
 
Re: Sailors beware

Quote:
Originally Posted by newhaul View Post
Link didn't work and just to let you know ships loose containers all the time most sink rather quickly
I would agree that the big steel containers aren't water-tight or water-proof and should fairly quickly fill with water and sink. Maybe someday future archeologists will find them and draw conclusions about our society? Unfortunately, I'm guessing most of the containers are packed full of boxes of cheap giveaways and other plastic junk from China that we really don't need but can't seem to resist buying at Walmart or the local 99 cents store. The kind of stuff that never decomposes and will be around forever.

Last edited by HighTyde; 02-27-2014 at 01:19 PM.
HighTyde is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome