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Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: West Vancouver B.C.
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Good rules of thumb - don't buy steel unless you NEED it - sailing to the Arctic or something. Don't buy wood unless you can't live without it emotionally, don't buy aluminium unless you are an electrical engineer.
There is a very good reason why most pleasure craft are plastic - think about it.
I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.