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Classic30 06-12-2008 08:21 PM

Boats of Shame
 
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I thought it might be neat to start a thread on projects you have seen that by simple neglect have become embarrasing messes for their anonymous owners.

Just post a pic and a short message:

This guy loves the land so much.. grass cockpit mats, anyone?? :eek:

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Sapperwhite 06-12-2008 08:35 PM

Didn't Hoffa propose planting some turf on his decks?

Sapperwhite 06-12-2008 08:37 PM

need i say more?

http://www.latitude38.com/lectronic/...251_tincan.jpg

Iflyka200s 06-12-2008 10:11 PM

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Catalina thru hull... :confused: (and I own a Catalina) :D

lbdavis 06-12-2008 11:24 PM

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Originally Posted by Sapperwhite (Post 328340)

What happened with this dude? Can someone point me towards this thread - I couldn't find it.

Don't mean to divert what should be a very entertaining thread.

Classic30 06-13-2008 12:33 AM

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Well if I don't do it, someone else probably will... ;)

Here's a picture of a MacGregor on the Gippsland Lakes:

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..but at least this one is sailing!! :eek: ..and given that there was absolutely no wind, I do wonder why.

Perhaps he saw us coming and wanted to put on a good show of it?? :confused: :rolleyes: :cool: :D :D

bubb2 06-13-2008 12:41 AM

30 + years ago, I built a Y-Flyer in shop class. After 20 years of neglect I had to take a chain saw to her and she went in a bond fire.

Classic30 06-13-2008 01:04 AM

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Originally Posted by bubb2 (Post 328429)
30 + years ago, I built a Y-Flyer in shop class. After 20 years of neglect I had to take a chain saw to her and she went in a bond fire.

Hmmm.. shame you didn't take a photo! :rolleyes: :)

bubb2 06-13-2008 01:14 AM

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Originally Posted by Hartley18 (Post 328435)
Hmmm.. shame you didn't take a photo! :rolleyes: :)

I got a old black and white Polaroid of her some place. If I find it I will post it.

SVDistantStar 06-13-2008 02:43 AM

These are from around my anchorage.

http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a1...Get-A-Way1.jpg


http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a1...eaBiscuit3.jpg
http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a1...eaBiscuit2.jpg
http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a1...eaBiscuit1.jpg


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