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Old 01-16-2012
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Originally Posted by xymotic View Post
Um, ok. You can step off the dock and blow out a knee, or break your foot. Ice on the dock could get you. Them's the "good" scenarios. You could fall between the boat and the dock, and get sucked into the prop. How many tons of moving boat and what horsepower is it minimum before you worry about swimming next to a moving prop?
Wow, talk about paranoia. How do you manage to get out of bed in the morning?
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