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post #3 of Old 03-08-2008
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I would be very hesitant to try and catch a large angry fish and bring it aboard an inflatable dinghy—especially a shark. One of the owners of a sister boat to mine bought his for the express purpose of using it as a fishing platform.... his wife was rather upset when he upgraded the port side settee to a fishing tackle bench. I plan to do some fishing this season, but haven't done any off of my boat yet.

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