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It has been said many times on this site that multi hulls are dangerous
Exactly how are multihulls dangerous??? Speed boats, driven at excessive speeds on crowded lakes are dangerous... multihulls are at least as safe as monohull sailboats.

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Fast is fast and slow is slow and never the twain should meet.
speed it relative, but stupidity knows no bounds. You may have a fast sailboat, but it will be slow compared to an old beater car. The fastest car is slow compared to a passenger plane.

Put an idiot behind any of those and it becomes dangrous.
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