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post #13 of Old 05-27-2011
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I,d sit tight at twenty, heavy seas and strong gusts are hard to handle if singlehanded.
Good crew could make all the difference but still no picnick.
Was out in the Solent year before last in a well found 32fter and 7 gusting to 8 was a great experience.

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