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Old 05-09-2016, 22:12   #16
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Re: A new threat while cruising?

Maybe someone should build a cruising boat to the same design. Interesting that of all the hull forms available to a blank sheet project, they chose a trimaran.

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Old 06-09-2016, 05:30   #17
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Re: A new threat while cruising?

How would they handle a USCG inspection? It seems they could be used for smuggling very easily.

How do they get around regulations requiring someone be on watch? I know single-handers have the same problem, but at least they are awake some of the time.

If you are able to tow one in, do you own it?

Man there are a ton of possible legal ramifications here.

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Old 06-09-2016, 05:59   #18
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Re: A new threat while cruising?

Originally Posted by Herb Miller View Post
...they could be used for smuggling very easily...
very quietly slipping from offshore to shoreline with a load of whatever,
delivered with GPS accuracy almost invisibly.

One of their best sales points

I have a whole bullet list ready for any customers.

Coming soon to quiet beaches almost anywhere...

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