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Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
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Re: Run down by a Tug or Barge
And? Did you shoot him?
Radar must be nice, maybe in my next life?
Paul - you know I am unarmed. I met the other sailboat at the float.
If I have a forced choice between radar and a chartplotter, I will go with radar.
I require radar on any boat that I take offshore. I do like a simple GPS with lat long. When I rendezvoused with the container ship last summer the simple GPS got me to the location. AIS did help me to spot the container ship 25 miles away.
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