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Old 06-15-2011
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Gary carbon mast for a trailerable boat is probably not a good idea. Carbon masts are not durable and don't like to be banged around. I think in a situation where you would be raising and lowering rig freqently there would be too many times when you are liable to nick the mast wall. Aluminum is durable.
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