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Re: Purchase an ex charter boat
WHo is to say an owner will not hit a rock, reef jetty etc as hard or harder than a charter person! I know a couple of times, I have hit the ground pretty rough! once hit a sand bar at 6 knots!
The look while doing a survey to see if there is remnants of hitting something damage, fixes to the body etc. There was a pretty good collision a couple of years ago at a beer can race, There was about 10-20K per boat. One of the folks in that crash posts on here. Either a charter person or owner of a boat can cause damage to a boat. Some of the charter folks will charter in an area they do not keep there boat! Example, faster goes to the Caribbean, granted on a friends boat, but his boat is left here in the salish sea. I am sure others on here, leave their boats say in the northern clims, charter a boat south, or east or equal........
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