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Thanks, all....

Here's a nice collage of some pictures that our hosts took coming down the Baja, and at Isla Isabella in the Sea of Cortez. Frigate Bird and Booby chicks plus the obvious.

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Very Nice images

Kinda helps to melt away the winter blues, Thanks! ... I do have to wonder what kind of radar plot that boat in your 4th image gets...
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Kinda helps to melt away the winter blues, Thanks! ... I do have to wonder what kind of radar plot that boat in your 4th image gets...
Good Eye! Actually didn't notice that until the dinghy ride back... though it is a gimballed mount it was skewed about 10deg to stbd too. Up the mast to find that a weld had failed on one side of the mount. We lashed it back on center and they are hoping to find a good SS welder somewhere soon.
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