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Re: Crossing the gulf and things you forgot to bring aboard

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Originally Posted by Capt.aaron View Post
Get ya some rubber boots. I never go off shore with out them any more. Never stub my toe, feet alway's warm and dry, Alway's sure footed. I like the west marine blue ones. I'm usually the only one with them on deliveries and guy's make fun of me the first day.( they look funny with shorts on) and I get a funny tan line. But on the third day when their athleats foot has salt in it and they've stubbed their sore toe for the second time, they wish they were me. And paper F@#$k'n towels, you can not have too many, and baby powder. And lots of rubbing alcohol for grimy salty face and deisel hands that you've now picked your nose with. And Cheese ravioli in the can, great cold out of the can when your on watch and quells queezines.
Classic post! Haha!

I went Pensacola to Fort Myers Beach a little while back. I do not know when you are leaving, but we were freezing out butts off. This was December-January.



And be prepared fopr the odd storm or squall offshore. If you are prone to sea sickness, take appropriate meds. I use Scope but it does not work on everyone...



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