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post #26 of Old 01-18-2012
killarney_sailor
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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.

After the refit we have decided to sell Ainia. We want something smaller that would be could for the light summer winds of Lake Ontario, although we plan to spend at least a couple of winters in the Caribbean before heading north.
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