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Check out this garage

Saw this at the storage yard today.
Quite a beam to behold;-)
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Interesting... but what is holding that cat up? It appears to be resting on just the two keels... and I'd think that it'd be rather tippy if you're enot careful. I'd think you'd want some sort of safety stands supporting the bow and sterns of the hulls.
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Looks like it is also resting in the rear on the rudders!
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What a great Idea

I couldn't build a carport as cheap as i can get a couple of thoes derelict hulls ne'er by...
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Nope, there's a gap under the rudders...
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I see they carefully matched the car to the boat, that is a boat right ?
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What's the cat sheltering anyway, an '80 Impala with fading paint and disintegration "vinyl" roof?

They ought to make a garage out of old Impalas to shelter the boat, it'd be cheaper....
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Dawg, Looks like the boat has 2 inboard diesels, so they probably supply enough weight in the rear to keep the thing from tipping over.
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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.

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Dawg, Looks like the boat has 2 inboard diesels, so they probably supply enough weight in the rear to keep the thing from tipping over.
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