SailNet Community - View Single Post - Bow Thrusters ??
View Single Post
post #12 of Old 09-26-2006
camaraderie
moderate?
 
camaraderie's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: East Coast
Posts: 13,877
Thanks: 0
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Rep Power: 16
     
There was one on my boat from a prior owner...took it out as it was a power and space hog and I had no need for it even on a 52' boat. Setting aside the expense issue, the only time I would consider one is if I had a slip that I wanted to BACK into and current/wind was an issue continuously, OR if I had a disability which prevented me from being able to quickly control the boat and do the docklines as seems to be the case here.
camaraderie is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome