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post #13 of Old 08-12-2012
PalmettoSailor
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Re: Sleeping underway risk

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Originally Posted by SeaQuinn View Post
Maybe we should simply invent a new safety device ....like a bubble wrap suit for sleeping underway. You just zip yourself in, sort of like in a cocoon. Why it could double as an individualized life raft.....
Yeah, no-one has ever been hurt when a sailboat grounded.

Donnybrook grounding | The Daily Sail

Both on my boat and the boats I've crewed on feet forward when in a berth was mandatory.

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