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post #9 of Old 07-02-2018
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Re: Outboard on or off Dinghy While Towing?

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Originally Posted by SeaStar58 View Post
Dinghy's swamp or turn turtle too often when towing so best to store the outboard on board when towing. Many to their rue also find their dinghy swamped even when at anchor due to a sudden downpour and end up having to have the outboard purged of salt water.

It happens too often and even unsinkable boats still end up with submerged outboards.
Saw this happen at anchor near Staniel Cay in the Bahamas. Boat at anchor behind us had their dingy with the outboard flip when a squall came through.


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