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Old 09-05-2011
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Originally Posted by smackdaddy View Post
I like the boat okay I guess...but I'm perplexed. So was Hunter the visionary on the whole arch thing? Hunter leading Beneteau?

Actually, I'm just not diggin' the arch...on any boat. Yes, it does clean up the cockpit a great deal (I remember commenting on the amount of line in Giu's cockpit back in the day), but it just looks a little goofy.
I'm thinking the Scandinavians might just have got there a little earlier than Hunter (and I'm not at all sure they were the first) ....

hey you calling my girl goofy ?

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Last edited by tdw; 09-05-2011 at 11:48 PM.
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