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Old 09-27-2012
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Re: Anchor light

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Originally Posted by Maine Sail View Post
Last time I raised a day shape everyone who went by wanted to know what it was, been dusty since.. Doh'... Hell I don't even see the commercial ships use them.
FWIW in Boston, the commercial vessels at anchor always display the day shape, as do most yachts with professional captains. I have yet to see an inverted cone in action though...
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