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wats the haps dude ,as we say real down under

Yes im more down under than au down under .now love the blogs and seems nz is a place that is visited from a far , my question for you is ...
looking to the near future is there going to be blue water conjestion and how to future proof my iron Maiden as I set off for far away shores . Any tips advise thanks
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Re: wats the haps dude ,as we say real down under

Just do you research on every web site you can find. You'll know when your ready, skills offshore? medical emergency offshore? mechanical failures/repairs, cooking cleaning, water making, documentation, etc...
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Thanks , to alot of non sailors ,cruising around on a yacht is a very far away flight of fancy. It was for me but the closer the cast off date gets the more reality is setting in .
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Thank you very much
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Re: wats the haps dude ,as we say real down under

Welcome to SN snip. If you put the time in around here - you'll learn a ton. Great people here and HEAPS of valuable info.

In the mean time, just get out there and sail, dude!
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Bump Daddy's Post. Welcome.
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Re: wats the haps dude ,as we say real down under

It must be becoming a salt air old romantic , middle of the night here and instead of trawling the net for a date im reading about sailing stories and far off adventures. Go figure .
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