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Join Date: Sep 2005
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If you tie some wool tell tales on your shrouds port and starboard ...
Or dig into your closet/basement and find that old ABBA cassette tape
... rip some of that out and use it as you would wool... lighter, and less affected by rain (but more fragile)
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)