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post #60 of Old 11-14-2012
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Re: Garbage Island

Originally Posted by biology View Post
.......PS I've seen quite a few youtube videos of people on sailboats jettisoning broken roller-furlings, cables, stays, whatever... It's a different world on the ocean and I've never been presented with a situation where I have to decide to try to get that mangled bit on deck, or just cut it loose. I'd be interested to see what others have to say about that sort of thing on out on the open water.
I'll forgive anyone that dumps a dis-masted rig in the ocean as a matter of life or death.

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