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Old 08-12-2012
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Re: Mast Supports for Erie Canal travel

I did the North Tonawanda (Buffalo) to Albany route with the mast on board. I also had made the supports before I got there. The BIG MISTAKE I made was to not strip everything - wind instruments, antennas, etc. off the top of the mast when I took it down. So I bought new wind instruments, antennas, etc when the mast smashed against the side of the last (of course) lock (the one on the Hudson River.)

If I were to do the trip again I would seriously look at having the mast trucked.
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