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Re: Back-up motors
Originally Posted by ambitiousbutrubbish
btw this is not a charter, we've had the boat in the Chesapeake for about 10 years but use it sparingly, it is getting driven down to Florida in the spring, going out to sea for a few weeks and then most likely being put up for sale when it returns to port in Florida.
Going out to sea for a few weeks from Florida... what area are you exactly intending to 'cruise'? Seems that a 'few weeks' won't get you very far (and back) and presumably Cuba is not part of that plan...
Very different Island hopping in the Antilles, for example, vs Florida to the BVIs and back...
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