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post #7 of Old 09-27-2006
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For sailing on the Delaware River, perhaps more imporatant than a specific draft is to gain a good knowledge of the tidal currents, tides and shoals. Some locations at low tide will have less than 2 feet of water only a few yards from 9 feet of water and close to a shipping channel. Get a good set of charts and know where you are.
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