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True, but would you want to bet on that... all it'd take is some teenagers goofing around...and the thing could easily tip... just imagine four or five teens hanging off the seagull striker... THUD. Huge lawsuit... better safe than sorry IMHO.
... and it would be a shame to ruin the lines of that "80 Impala!
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I don't think that impala is big enough to get hit if the catamaran were to tip forward.

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I agree - almost appears that the twin keel pivot points are concentric to the radius of the center span bow structure.

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Atleast the cat has sails!
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Buncha jealous monohull sailors here, obviously. Maybe an opportunity for a new bumper sticker..."Monohulls need help keeping it up"

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Car has a 5 degree list to port. Time to clean the burger wrappers & loose change out of the driver's seat.

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What the heck, it's a cat, the guy is well experienced with pitchpoleing.
At least this cats not supported by an axle.
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Does anyone else thing that "anchor roller" is awfully far aft for a bow roller??

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