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Well folks, it is July 31st & we are still here today, but we might be gone tomorrow. I plan to stay up tonight untill midnight to see what happens. If the ship does go down - it has been a good ride. I have enjoyed sailing with all of you, we have had a good crew.

Walt Ward -- Boyne City, Mi. Northern Lower Peninsula -- North end of Lake Michigan
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Captain Walt.I think we are in a fog bank in dangerous waters.The radar is out,the GPS down,depth sounder not functioning,vhf forget about it any other plans besides a liferaft?I`ll help keep watch also,there are alot of shallow waters with large rocks in the area ,if we don`t make it I always wanted to tell you that I..........
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Walt ,still keeping watch?
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I will take the Starboard Watch, Mate.

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Let''s not forget,Gord has us set up to stay in contact. Copy the following, I did.

GordMay
This has been, and may continue to be, a unique and wonderful forum to share information, and debate boat-related issues.
Unfortunately like all commercial enterprises, the Sailnet forum exists at the mercy of the marketplace, and may just suddenly disappear.
If the rumors of Sailnet’s imminent or extant demise are true, we can expect the forum to simply disappear without warning - perhaps at month-end (billing period).

I don’t expect that the CruisersForum will necessarily fill the needs of this membership, nor replace the Sailnet board, but it may provide a meeting place to stay in touch with developments - and to “tag up” with each other. I will endeavour to maintain a clearing-house of information at http://cruisersforu.com
Specifically at the thread: http://cruisersforum.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=2059
Titled: ”SAILNET Message Board”
Under the “Blue Water Cruising” divider, at the heading “Books, References, Links & Website’ Announcements”

Here’s hoping the rumors are false, and the Sailnet Message Boards remain up & active.
If not, check in at the CruisersForum

Best regards,
Gord May


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