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post #3 of Old 08-07-2007
sailingdog
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I've done 50 knots with my boat... that was her maiden voyage on a trailer. On the water, I've only managed to get up to 15 knots under sail.

BTW, the PHRF rating for the boat I have is supposed to be around 99... but I'm not sure of that, since it hasn't been confirmed AFAIK yet.

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You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

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