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post #17 of Old 05-19-2011
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And a general purpose observation: never take a sea trial on a calm day. 15-20 knots is about right. When I bought my PDQ the PO was not keen on going out, since it was blowing 20-25; however, it was her manners in those conditions that sealed the deal.

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