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post #12 of Old 08-10-2012
dave6330
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Re: Staying behind the wheel

We hand-steered a Pearson 365 Ketch across the Gulf of Alaska in early Septembeer a couple of years back. Lacking a dedicated padeye, we clipped into the backstays (I believe) while on watch.

[/SIGPIC]Dave
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"Fight the good fight, holding on to faith and a good conscience. Some have rejected these and so have shipwrecked thier faith"
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