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Old 01-18-2012
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Depth sounder is forward, hump not

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Originally Posted by davidpm View Post
So why did your depth sounder not pick it up?
The depth sounder is about 3 feet forward of the long keel we have (to hide the c/board). Even when we were sitting on the stupid hill of sand, the depth sounder was still showing 12 feet - and it was right. A very strange place, but very pretty too.
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Finished the circumnavigation in early February in Grenada. Have to work on a book project for the next several months so the boat will be waiting for next year.
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