Re: Womboat Takes a Strike.
Originally Posted by tdw
One issue that needs mentioning is depreciation of electrical equipment. This is something that may or may not be a problem with anything that is fried.
A, as good as it is/was, some of the stuff I've seen on board the Womboat is rather out-dated now and hence wouldn't be worth much at all.
Hopefully the insurers will cough up for new.. at least that's what I'd like tho expect they'd do. Who are you insured with?
The other issue will be your needing to come up to speed with the new gear - some of which will be radically different to operate (and not necessarily better in that regard) than your current systems... That in itself will be a right PITA.
From RFC 1925: "(3) With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. However, this is not necessarily a good idea. It is hard to be sure where they are going to land, and it could be dangerous sitting under them as they fly overhead."