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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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Back to Grenada in early December. Not sure I will remember how to sail. Will spend the winter and early spring in the Caribbean and then head to Bermuda and the northeast US. Still trying to decide if we will bring the boat to Canada, either in 2015 or 2016.
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