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post #4 of Old 06-19-2008
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A steady wind has never caused me any problems....It is the microbursts or squall line that has...the wind gage will not be giving you an accurate reading once your knocked flat on the water and clinging to the side of your hull for dear life...

Learn to read the weather and the characteristics of your boat not a gauge..

PS: Never buy or venture out to sea, a boat with a max wind speed warning lable affixed to its hull...

Last edited by Stillraining; 06-19-2008 at 01:30 PM.
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