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post #173 of Old 03-15-2014
MikeJohns
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Re: How do you feel about catamarans?

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But the fact still remains that multihulls statistically flip as often as monos sink. So which would you rather be on?

What size boats were considered, in what geographical area, and who published this data ?

Looking on the internet I see a few similar claims on various sites but no reference to where it originated.

However in heavy weather your chances would be a lot higher on a sinking upright boat of any description than an inverted one provided they were both equipped with dinghies life rafts and EPIRBS.
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