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Re: Beneteau seacock and thru-hull response

Originally Posted by Don0190 View Post
You people are complaining about the wrong people. Beneteau is a business and a abusinesses job is to make a profit. If it takes putting cheap through hulls/valves in their boats to do that the only ones really at fault are buyers who are just getting what they were willing to pay for!
Really? You expect the average boat buyer to check material and equipment specs on a new boat? This is just shoddy engineering. There are ways to build a boat to a price point. Putting unsuitable equipment that is safety related is not one.

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