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Old 03-12-2009
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I understand your need to save money BUT having seen enough poles on bigger boat FAIL in a poke your eye out kind of way going with the two piece pole seems to be a really BAD idea


It will fail long before the same material would in one piece
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Take some pics of your pole, then post them in this thread or another. It would be interesting to see the results none the less. Malcolm at Jeanneau-owners might even put them into the hints and tips area if it works.

If you had a roof rack fo some sort for your vehicle, you should be able to strap a solid 12' pole on the top. For curiosity sake, which Jeanneau model do you own? an older Attalia? or? I have an 85 arcadia.

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